I can’t do New Year’s predictions. It takes enough arrogance to write about markets and economics, but predict the future? In the words of Peter Drucker, America’s best-ever business thinker: “Nobody can predict the future — the idea is a firm grasp of the present.” That said, it is possible to evaluate probabilities.
- It's equally important to identify the most important things happening around you, and just as critically, the issues that aren't worth your time.
- Politics will more likely effect economies overseas than here in the U.S.
- Technology is both your best friend and your biggest distraction.