Tag Archive 'economy'

Nov 07 2008

Toast hope during Obama’s conference with recession wine

After meeting with his top economic advisers today, Barack Obama will hold his first press conference as president-elect right here in Chicago. He faces global stock markets more shaky than Jell-O. Domestically, worry over the economy was widely reported as voters’ top concern. The world in general will be watching intensely to see what kind of relief our soon-to-be president […]

No responses yet

Nov 06 2008

Host a holiday party on a Grinch budget

AIG set the gold standard for what not to do. At the other end of the spectrum, Viacom, Hearst and Marc Jacobs are not doing anything on par with past holiday celebrations this season. But there’s room for a little festive, tastefully decorated middle ground despite a grim economy and a budget tighter than those […]

Comments Off on Host a holiday party on a Grinch budget