Category Archives: Jobs / Economy

Brigitte Madrian: On Saving and Investing

Brigitte Madrian: On Saving and Investing With so much focus on the economy and jobs, we recently spoke with Harvard Kennedy School’s Brigitte Madrian about what Americans can do to better save and invest. Madrian has four major pieces of advice: start saving through an employer sponsored savings plan, periodically reevaluate and increase your savings,… Read More »

Tara Dowdell: American Entrepreneurship and Small Business

Tara Dowdell: American Entrepreneurship and Small Business The economy is issue number one for most voters, and there is one thing Democrats and Republicans agree on— America’s small businesses are vital to economic prosperity.  Small business owner and entrepreneur, Tara Dowdell, points to small business as the engine for economic growth, saying “if only half… Read More »