Housing Documentary- how housing has become a commodity for wealthy

Housing Documentary Corporate actors are turning cities, including Toronto, into enclaves for the rich, writes Christopher Hume.     Housing Documentary In London, U.K., whole neighbourhoods have been hollowed out as they are bought up by foreign investors and private equity firms. The new owners, who have little or no interest in letting their properties, would rather leave them empty than …

Disagreeing – How to Disagree with Someone More Powerful than You

Disagreeing Your boss proposes a new initiative you think won’t work. Your senior colleague outlines a project timeline you think is unrealistic. What do you say when you disagree with someone who has more power than you do? How do you decide whether it’s worth speaking up? And if you do, what exactly should you say? Disagreeing What the Experts …

Meituan China – The World’s Greatest Delivery Empire

Meituan   Meituan In Beijing, it’s often cheaper to have food delivered than to get it yourself. Like, way cheaper. Abey Lin, a 19-year-old Californian studying at Beijing Film Academy, uses his smartphone to order a local restaurant’s roast duck dish for 20 yuan ($2.99), about 80 percent less than it costs at the register, via delivery app Meituan. He …

Future Technologies That Could Create Trillion-Dollar Markets in a Decade

Future Technologies In the early 20th century, electricity and internal combustion completely changed how we live, transforming our cities, our homes, how we shop, eat, work, and just about every other facet of daily existence.   Future Technologies Go back to the typical household in 1950, and you would see much that you would recognize: washing machines, vacuum cleaners, cars, …