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The Walmart Effect

Its hard for us in Australia to imagine how big the retail giant Walmart actually is. Take a look at the graph below and you might begin to understand exactly how big this company actually is. Some of these stats ...

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So they do pay tax after all!

If you have been watching the news you will have undoubtedly seen the Occupy Wall Street movement which sprung up in the U.S. and in various other places around the world. Now if you also believe everything they told you ...

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The I.P.O Trap

The I.P.O Trap

Remember the days back in the late 90′s when every new IPO jumped on floating and everyone made money regardless of what they company was or did? Well those days appear to be long gone, notwithstanding the recent float of ...

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Your Fired!

But its not all bad news for those at the top. Have a look at the severence packages for some of the CEO’s recently given the boot.                      Source: New York Times

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Industries not to get into!

A recent report by IBIS world has looked at the industries that, by their measure, appear to be dying. Technological advances and increased competition (the report focuses on U.S. Industries) headline the list and whilst none of these should surprise ...

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