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Whyte vs. Chisora fight will still go ahead for Saturday

12 minutes agoSports / Boxing : BoxingNews24

By Scott Gilfoid: Heavyweight fringe contender Dereck Chisora will be fined by the British Boxing Board of Control (BBB of C) for his behavior or Wednesday in his press conference with British heavyweight [...] The post Whyte vs. Chisora fight will still go ahead for Saturday appeared first on Boxing News 24.

Tiger Woods Press Conference Bingo

Tiger Woods addresses the media at 10:30am EST. Here is your official bingo board. — Ari Marcus (@AriMarcus59) November 29, 2016 THE TIGER WOODS MEDIA TSUNAMI has begun. Take cover. And I apologize for my small part in it, but I saw this bingo card and could not resist sharing it with you. Sorry not sorry.

Conference Board: Consumer Confidence Rose to Its Highest Level since July 2007

Consumer confidence soared in November to its highest level since July 2007, according to the Conference Board, bouncing back from a pre-election lull in the October report. The Consumer Confidence...

Consumer confidence surges to 9-year high

The Conference Board's index was at 107.1 in Nov.; economists expected a rise to 101.3        

US consumer confidence jumps to highest level in 9 years

U.S. consumer confidence rebounded this month to the highest level in more than nine years as Americans appeared unfazed by a tumultuous election campaign. The Conference Board says its consumer … Click to Continue »

Trump Victory Sends Consumer Confidence Soaring To Post-Lehman Highs

Having fallen to a 3-month low in October, Conference Board Consumer Confidence soared to 107.1 in November post-Trump - the highest since July 2007. This confirms Gallup's survey which saw economic confidence at its highest level since...Show More Summary

Here comes consumer confidence ...

The Conference Board will release the results of its survey on consumer confidence during November at 10 a.m. ET. Economists forecast that the index of confidence rose to 101.5 from 98.6, according to Bloomberg. This is the first full...Show More Summary

Contract Management: Yes, You Do Need A Solution (and Here’s Why)

Categories: Conferences, Contract Management, Technology Tags: L1, technology Pierre Mitchell and I recently touched down in Seattle to attend Icertis’ customer advisory board meeting, where Pierre spoke about trends in the contract lifecycle management (CLM) solution space. Show More Summary

Canadian Report Questioning Benefits of Tolling Sparks Debate

The Globe and Mail, prompted by last week’s release of “Congestion Costs, Road Capacity and Implications for Policy-Makers,” the CAA-commissioned, Conference Board of Canada report, takes a deep look at tolling’s efficacy as a highway funding resource and a method of reducing traffic congestion. Show More Summary

NC-Gov: State BOE Meets to Determine Next Steps in Close Contest

Sunday evening I listened in on a conference call with North Carolina’s State Board of Elections. At issue to be discussed were the election protests that have been filed in 54 out of the state’s 100 counties, and the recanvassing of votes that was called for from county to county. Show More Summary

Are We Months or Years From a US Recession?

If we assume that the Conference Board US LEI continues to weaken from its current 1.1% year-over-year growth rate, historically speaking the average time it takes before we see a recession is 9 months, which would put us on track for August 2017, ranging from as short as...

Elaine J. Hanford's Bulletin Boards: 1) Geosciences; 2) Enviro-Sciences - 14 November 2016

3 weeks agoUtilities / Water : WaterWired

Way behind this week - at the AWRA Annual Conference in Orlando. Lots of good stuff from Elaine. Would you be interested in receiving these Bulletin Boards via email directly from Elaine? Send an email to with the word “subscribe” in the subject line and the email address will...

We Work Less, Have More Leisure Time and Earn More Money: New at Reason

3 weeks agoNews : Reason

Leisure time and incomes have been on the rise over the last half century. Marian Tupy writes: One of my favorite Human Progress datasets comes from the Conference Board and deals with the decline in the amount of work over time. Globally, a worker could expect to work 2,227 hours in 1950. Show More Summary

Podcast: Christof Spieler Talks Holistic Transit Planning

At last month’s Rail~Volution conference I caught up with Houston Metro board member Christof Spieler. Hear from Christof about the progress on Houston’s bus reimagining and his tips for public engagement and transit system planning. Wire Feed

Trick Or Treat During Flight, 5,000 AA & UA Bonus Offers, $15,000 Mystery Cruise, Theo’s 1st Flight at 7 Weeks Old, Airport Twiter Accounts & More- The Rehash

We spent this past weekend in Washington, DC at the third Boarding Area Conference aka BAcon. It was a busy weekend but I wish that I had at least an extra day to spend a little time wandering around the area. Theo got to fly on his second trip while Lucas sat this one out. Show More Summary

Striking out on Citi Prestige and AMEX Platinum Retention Offers

Good morning everyone, I hope your weekend is off to a great start. By the time you read this post, I should be in Washington, D.C. for the Boarding Area Conference (BACON for short). I am a big fan of retention offers and have written about them several times in the past (1, 2, 3, etc). Show More Summary

Rudy Gay's Game-Winning Attempt Missed Everything But His Teammate's Head

last monthSports : Deadspin

Rudy Gay had 30 points and 12 boards in a valiant loss for the Sacramento Kings down in Miami tonight. The team can take heart in their near-win against an Eastern Conference playoff team on the road. They can not, however, find much to like about the last play of regulation. Show More Summary

Podcast: Meea Kang on Developing Affordable Housing in California

This week I’m joined by Meea Kang, Rail~volution board member and founding partner of Domus Development. I caught up with Meea at the Rail~volution conference to talk about what it’s like to be an affordable housing developer building sustainable projects. Show More Summary

Consumer Confidence 'Bounce' Dies, Plunges Most In 11 Months

For the first time since June, The Conference Board's Consumer Confidence index declined YoY, plunging from near cycle highs at 104.1 (revised lower to 103.5) to 98.6 (missing 101.5 expectations), this is the biggest monthly plunge since Nov 2015, catching down to UMich and Bloomberg surveys. Show More Summary

Consumer confidence tumbles in October

The Conference Board's index dropped to 98.6 from 103.5 in September        

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