Bret Wallach – A World Made for Money Economy, Geography, and the Way We Live Today

Bret Wallach – A World Made for Money: Economy, Geography, and the Way We Live Today
English | Size: 455.45 MB
Category: Business : Economics

A spirited and incisive survey of economic geography, A World Made for Money begins with the author stopped at a red light in Norman, Oklahoma. Observing the landscape of drugstores and banks, and for that matter the stoplight and roads themselves, Bret Wallach observes, "Everything I see has been built to make money" or, at the very least, to facilitate making money. This, he argues, is a global phenomenon that nonetheless has occurred only within the past hundred years or so.
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Lynda – Starting Your Career in the On-Demand Economy (Updated 05-26-2017)

Lynda – Starting Your Career in the On-Demand Economy (Updated 05-26-2017)
English | Size: 174.23 MB
Category: Tutorial

Uber, Lyft, Airbnb, TaskRabbit, and other entrants in the on-demand and sharing economies are changing the nature of work. This course helps you understand and prepare for the "gig economy" to earn extra income or pay bills while looking for full-time employment.
Garrick Chow explains the basic structures of the on-demand economy and the skills and characteristics of successful on-demanders, so you can determine if on-demand work is the right fit for you. Then learn about the time commitment and expectations around pay, what the employer provides, and what one can expect from clients. Garrick then discusses tools to keep you organized, including how to best track income and expenses.
Finally, the course offers tips and tricks and a case study based on the author’s firsthand experience as an Uber driver. [Read more…]

Que Video – The Like Economy: How Businesses Make Money With Facebook

Que Video - The Like Economy: How Businesses Make Money With Facebook

Title: Que Video – The Like Economy: How Businesses Make Money With Facebook
Video Format: MP4
File Size: 392.07 MB
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