Language matters. That’s according to research from McCombs that shows the negative words companies use in annual reports predicts which firms are tax aggressive to free up cash.
What if financial institutions bought and held zero-rate perpetuity government bonds that pay neither interest nor principal? It’s debt repudiation without default.
So your boss asks for your ideas but doesn’t seem to listen? Race and time on the job make some workers more likely to be heard — but there are other ways to get your boss’ attention.
“In recent decades we’ve put ourselves in a bind by creating news cycles that are faster, and faster and faster. And speed is often the scourge of accuracy.”