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Global Economic Prospects on Fiscal Policy, Oil Prices, and the Trade Slowdown

Update: The World Bank’s forecasts are also now out, summarized here. Russia is forecasted to hurtle into a deep recession. Two chapters from the World Bank’s Global Economic Prospects are out. Chapter 3 is “Fiscal Policy Challenges in Developing Economies”. Over the past three decades, fiscal policy in developing countries has become increasingly countercyclical. The wide fiscal space accumulated prior to the global...

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Networking at its Best

Networking has mainly been confined to LinkedIn and other forms of social media. But, there is no replacement for good old fashioned face to face meetings. Networking comes in many different forms. You don’t have to ignore social media. On the contrary, you can ensure that you are meeting new clients and other business leaders via social media. But, the next step should always be to meet with them. Whether it’s for an informal...

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A Rookie’s Guide to CES

After more than a decade in “the industry,” I finally got my opportunity to attend CES last week. Years of begging and pleading didn’t get me a ticket. Heck, creating the world’s most original RFP “in partner with CEA” didn’t even get me a ticket. But this year, I was heading up a sales team, and a lunch meeting with Xbox at The Cosmopolitan sealed the deal. (Thanks Juhee and Gustavo!) I arrived midweek with a few...

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Pre-order THE AUTUMN REPUBLIC and receive a signed bookplate!

It’s hard to believe its been two years already since Field Marshal Tamas overthrew the corrupt monarchy of Adopest in Brian McClellan’s debut, PROMISE OF BLOOD (US | UK | AUS). Lives were lost, terrible powers were awoken, and kingdoms were laid to ruin. Now this exciting epic fantasy trilogy concludes with the release of THE AUTUMN REPUBLIC (US | UK | AUS)! Look for it online and in stores next month! If you pre-order the book...

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AWS Frankfurt Region Opens—AWS Highlights European Data Protection

With the AWS Frankfurt Region officially launched, we’d like to share European and data protection–specific information we’ve published to assist AWS customers who want to store content containing personal data. This information can be found in the newly released Whitepaper on EU Data Protection, a key resource available to customers who want to use AWS to store content containing personal data or who have concerns about meeting...