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US Economy Adds 943,000 Jobs in July, Far Exceeding Expectations

The Bureau of Labor Statistics released the encouraging data on Aug. 6. Economists had predicted an addition of 870,000 jobs in July. Data for June was also updated and showed Read more

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NAB Pulls the Plug on This Year’s Show, Attendees Have Mixed Reactions
September 17, 2021
The Pro AV world was taken by surprise with the cancellation of NAB this October with concerns around COVID's persistent waves and the financial viability of still holding the show. The organization did make sure Read more
What is Pushing Modular Buildings Practices Through the Roof?
September 17, 2021
 Modular construction has grown tremendously in the past few years, leading many to believe it's a new innovation in the building industry. In reality, it has been around for quite awhile, but has Read more
The Experience Evolution: Prep the Halls—2021 Holiday Shopping Trends and Tips
September 17, 2021
   Did the pandemic rewrite the rules for the holiday shopping season? Is there even a rulebook anymore? As consumers look to engage with their favorite brands across all channels this upcoming Read more
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US Economy Adds 943,000 Jobs in July, Far Exceeding Expectations
August 11, 2021
The Bureau of Labor Statistics released the encouraging data on Aug. 6. Economists had predicted an addition of 870,000 jobs in July. Data for June was also updated and showed Read more
3 Ways Extreme Heat Can Hurt the Economy
August 11, 2021
 As dozens of cities in the West experience all-time high temperatures, 2021 is expected to have one of the hottest summers on record. The extreme heat has caused hundreds of Read more
Wingstop Shares Tumble After Chicken Wing Prices Start Soaring
July 28, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- Wingstop Inc. is falling Wednesday despite a strong earnings report as investors increasingly fear inflationary risks as the price of chicken wings keeps rising. The Read more
Key Takeaways From the June U.S. Retail Sales Data
July 19, 2021
US Retail sales jumped .6% in June over May and 18% over June of last year. Tune in below as Stacey Widlitz, president of SW Retail Advisors, breaks down the June U.S. retail numbers and what Read more
White House Optimistic About New Infrastructure Deal
June 29, 2021
Heather Boushey, member of the U.S. Council of Economic Advisers, says the Biden administration is optimistic about the infrastructure deal struck with a bipartisan group of senators. Watch below Read more
What Do China’s Import & Exports Mean for the Rest of the World?
June 21, 2021
China, the world’s largest exporter, has reported its latest import and export numbers – and they might surprise you. While exports came up shy of projected growth (but still saw Read more
Biden Calls Jobs Report ‘Great News’ for U.S. Economy
June 6, 2021
Watch below as President Joe Biden speaks about the May jobs report and touts progress in job growth and Covid-19 vaccinations in the first months of his administration. He addressed reporters in Read more
U.S. Cities to Power Revival in Domestic Travel
May 31, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- The U.S. will have a busy vacation season this summer as cities make a strong comeback, according to Stephen Kaufer, chief executive officer of TripAdvisor Inc. “Now we have a Read more
The Sleeping Giant of Data Privacy
May 26, 2021
Data drives decisions of the worlds largest companies but in a world with constant data, how do you make sense of it? Host TC Riley, puts the world under the lens of data and analytics and Read more