Author: Brian Wallace

Why the Opioid Crisis is Ruining the Economy

Opioids in the American workplace are a growing concern in the U.S. – 2 out of every 3 human resource professionals say their workplace has been affected by prescription drug abuse or will be impacted by prescription drug abuse. But in order to fight against opioids we need to fully understand them first. To understand opioids we should go over exactly what classify as. There are 4 different main types …
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The Future of the Hemp Economy

Stress can be a huge weight on many of us and having the ability to remove it with newer advancements in CBD can be very beneficial in our lives as a whole. And its use is becoming more and more common and its status in the economy is being felt. More than 1 out of every 4 Americans have tried CBD to relieve pain, stress, and anxiety, and by 2024, …
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Has the Gig Economy Jumped the Shark?

Since the Great Recession, gig jobs have been heralded as the economy of the future – but after a decade, are U.S. workers still making money off of gig jobs? Many of the biggest gig startups began in the fallout of the Great Recession of 2008. 7.2% unemployment after the Great Recession spurred the demand for temporary and quick starting jobs. In the decade since, the gig economy has expanded …
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Can AI Be Ethical?

Technology in today‚Äôs world and economy is taking over a lot of monotonous jobs and, pretty soon, driving will become one of them, and when it does it will be a huge part of the economy. By 2050, driverless cars and mobility as a service is expected to grow to an astounding $7 trillion industry worldwide. From 2035 to 2045 it is anticipated that consumers will regain up to 250 …
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