Jeff Nolan's take on innovation, entrepreneurship, tech and stuff that interests me
Remember when United Airlines was acquired by their 3 main labor unions… that worked out really well didn’t it? Apparently a union representing newspaper employees wants to buy the SF Chronicle from Hearst in order to preserve the jobs that would be lost if the newspaper was shut down, which is a very real possibility. [...]
SNL got funny again this weekend, I didn’t watch it live but this clip has certainly made the rounds over the last 24 hours. It would be a lot funnier if it were not for the fact that there is a lot of truth to it.
It’s interesting to me that despite the great preponderance of stories documenting evaporating local government revenue sources and the subsequent impact on jobs and related economic activity, nobody makes the connection to how cities, in this case building departments, actually increase costs and time required for the economic activity they are supposed to support, thereby [...]