Sun.Mar 17, 2019

Stock Market Rally - All In For FIRE (financial independence, retire early)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Stocks and commodities are on the verge of rallying to highs that have eluded them during recent upswings, a breakthrough … likely [to] fuel further gains." 

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As American Dream of Home Ownership Fades, Landlord Nation Hardened

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It might have seemed a sign of financial smarts to opt out of the American Dream of home ownership. Those who had done their research opted into renting.    The ugly consequence was the creation of Landlord Nation. Those owning property knew they had the upper hand.

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We All (have to) Go to College - Blame the GI Bill

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Did the GI bill of 1944 kick off the current obsession with "getting into college?" " That well-intentioned federal initiative made it possible for ordinary people in America to obtain degrees in higher education.

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"Good Girls" - Leslie Is Dead, Beth Headed for Position of Leadership in Gang

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In tonight's episode of "Good Girls," GangBanger got what he legally needed. That's to have whistleblower Leslie unable to testify for the FBI. That could have been accomplished by Annie who went to Leslie's motel where the FBI had put him up.

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Willkie Farr - Earlier It Was Keilo Ravelo, Now Gordon Caplan

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Can dishonesty be compartmentalized in one single act? That's possible.    But probably law firm Willkie Farr won't assume that. As Roy Strom speculates in Law.com , it is likely that the law firm at which Gordon Caplan had been co-chair will investigate his client work.

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The Willkie Farr Law Firm Brand In Play - Managing Crisis Communications

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Crisis communications planning for law firms is not much different from that done in other types of businesses.    In Law.com , Dan Packel explains that prominent law firm Willkie Farr had likely followed the fundamentals in its one preparations for a crisis.

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