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What is on our mind? You can read about it in our blog. Whether they are ideas from the industry or emerging trends, you can read about it here. Once in a while, we may throw in a movie, TV show, or book review or some other surprise. So keep checking in. We are glad to have you reading along. 

 

Thursday, September 10, 2020

This article was originally published on September 4, 2018 in The Charleston Mercury. Preseason accolades and optimism swirl around two powerful football teams of the Palmetto state: Clemson and the University of South Carolina. The...

 

Monday, August 31, 2020

This article was originally published on December 3, 2018 in The Charleston Mercury. Ronald Reagan provided me an indelible memory during a business trip to San Diego, at the conclusion of his 1980 Presidential campaign. After Eddie...

 

Monday, August 17, 2020

Today let us start by talking about recent actions of the stock market, from June through the start of August. The Dow Jones rose from around 25,000 to close to 27,500. That is a rapid and fairly steady advance in a short amount of...

 

Friday, June 26, 2020

This article was originally published in the February 2018 edition of the Charleston Mercury. What would statesman John Calhoun think of the state of affairs in today’s Washington DC? He was a man affiliated with 3 different...

 

Monday, June 15, 2020

Let us review some of the things we have been through in March, April and May that are a little difficult to digest. Last week, we had a full week of stock market action that was actually very tame, but that has been the exception as...

 

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

We are at a point of emerging from our Covid-19 lockdown here in Charleston SC. I’ve been self-isolating here at home. There have been some disappointments: I had had a trip to Florida to take in some major league baseball spring...

 

Monday, December 3, 2018

Friends, Family, and Strangers – Learning Moments Ronald Reagan provided me an indelible memory during a business trip to San Diego, at the conclusion of his 1980 Presidential campaign. After Eddie Rabbitt and Donny & Marie...

 

Monday, October 1, 2018

Christian Personal Finance via Proverbs, Part 3 By Scott Wells If you read and remember my Carolina Compass articles in August and September, you noted suggestions from me for daily Bible study, via the 31 chapters of Proverbs. This...

 

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Christian Personal Finance via Proverbs, Part 2 By Scott Wells If you read and remember my August Carolina Compass article, you recall my suggestion regarding daily Bible study via the 31 chapters of Proverbs. As a reminder, for mobile...

 

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Pigskins and Greenbacks are Flying Preseason accolades and optimism swirl around two powerful football teams of the Palmetto state: Clemson and the University of South Carolina. The USA Today poll puts the Tigers at #1 nationally while...

 

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Christian Personal Finance via Proverbs, Part 1

 

Monday, July 2, 2018

Fun and Long Life in the Mountains

 

Friday, June 1, 2018

June 2018 Charleston Mercury article

 

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

May 2018 Carolina Compass Article

 

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

May 2018 The Charleston Mercury Article

 

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Apr 2018 Mercury Article

 

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Mar 2018 Mercury Article

 

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Feb 2018 Mercury Article

 

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Dec 2017 Mercury Article

 

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

How about a way to deliver government services more efficiently? Watch this TED talk - http://ow.ly/O3HB302R4SU

 

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Listen to the podcast about a man-made environmental disruptor, aerosols, being constructively adjusted. This is from the Financial Times. Is there hope for a Global Warming & Weirding...