Posts tagged "american"

Short Blog from an Independent Business Person

Hypothetically speaking… I’m not married, nor am I anyone’s dependent. No one else’s employer-subsidized healthcare covers me. As a self-employed person, I am my own business. Or perhaps I’m an independent contractor, or a grant-funded research scientist; in any of these scenarios I’m an American small businessperson. Politicians claiming that Obamacare hurts the American small businessperson,... Read more »

Top 3 Mini-vacations for Chicagoans

The new American Way can best be described as “work until you’re dead.” This is sort of a cultural maxim, a response to tough economic times and a harsh job market. Jobs are scarce, good jobs almost non-existent, so the model we follow now is one that demands we do everything within our power and even... Read more »