Featured Articles In Biz Trends

Rising Student Debt: A Ticking Bomb?

BIZMOLOGY — As millions of US students enter or head back to college, debt burdens and repayment anxiety will be at the back of the mind for many of them. […]

Burger King

Burger King’s Latest Acquisition: About Taxes or Growth?

BIZMOLOGY — This week Miami-based Burger King Worldwide announced it would acquire iconic Canadian chain Tim Hortons for about $11.4 billion. The deal will create one of the world’s biggest […]

Miniature Golf

How the Golf Industry Intends to Revive Itself

BIZMOLOGY — Summer is usually a time when golfers hit the greens, but unfortunately for sporting goods manufacturers, retailers, and golf courses, golf participation is on the decline. As my […]

China Ghost City

Home Prices Slip as China Faces Consequences of “Ghost Cities”

BIZMOLOGY — You don’t have to be an economist to know that China’s property bubble is approaching — to be kind — an inflection point. Tales of unoccupied ghost cities […]

Packaging

Can Smart Packaging Reverse the Paper Industry’s Decline?

BIZMOLOGY — Our phones and our homes are already smart and getting smarter all the time, but soon your medication bottle or cereal box may be a lot smarter than […]

Clean Energy

Why Natural Gas-Powered Vehicles Haven’t Caught On Yet

BIZMOLOGY — I must admit that I don’t get it. Veteran oilman T. Boone Pickens laid out the advantages of using natural gas as a transportation fuel (The Pickens Plan) […]

Russian Flag

Russian Businesses Face Challenges as Western Sanctions Tighten

BIZMOLOGY — The third round of sanctions imposed by Western countries against Russia is the most painful since the beginning of the Ukrainian crisis. One of the measures, aimed at […]

Petronas, Tower in Malaysia

Untold Economic Story: Malaysia’s Growth Miracle

BIZMOLOGY — The transformation of Malaysia is a remarkable, but often overlooked, economic story. The Southeast Asian country is on track to achieve high-income status ahead of its 2020 target […]

Golfing

Where Have All the Golfers Gone?

BIZMOLOGY — Call it the Tiger Woods effect. Golfers, and the companies that supply them with balls, clubs, and apparel, are giving up the game. Dick’s Sporting Goods, which reported its second-quarter […]

Evaluation

Create Long-Term Supplier Partnerships through Evaluation

BIZMOLOGY — Always remember it’s your business. No matter the size, no matter where it’s going or growing, you have the power to keep things real. What you want in […]