Blog Posts - Globalization



Why the next Holden Commodore will have a traditional boot

Above: The Holden Commodore SS-V, facing its last year of manufacture. The current wisdom appears to be that when the Holden Commodore VF leaves production in 2017, it’ll be replaced by the liftback version of the Opel Insignia B. After all, the on...
by Jack Yan: the Persuader Blog on Dec 1, 2016

Brexit reminds us that we need to take a lead in making globalization fairer

Brexit was an interesting campaign to watch, and there’s not too much I can add that hasn’t been stated already. I saw some incredibly fake arguments from Brexit supporters, including one graphic drawing a parallel between the assassinations of A...
by Jack Yan: the Persuader Blog on Jul 28, 2016

Climate Change, Democracy, and Integral Theory... Wicked and Wise!

Wicked and Wise: Climate Change, Democracy, and Integral Theory | Integral Life! Alan Watkins, co-author of Wicked and Wise with Ken Wilber, talks to Jeff Salzman about climate change, the problems of globalization and democracy, getting CEO’s t...
by I Am Infinite Eternal... on Apr 25, 2016

TALKING TRADE - Globalization and U.S. Voters

"Why trade and globalization concerns are resonating with voters at home" PBS NewsHour 4/21/2016ExcerptSUMMARY:  The issue of trade, and whether our deals are helping or hurting American workers, is resonating with many prospective voters this e...
by Mage Soapbox on Apr 25, 2016

How will things play out at Fiat?

Above: The current Fiat 500. A year shy of its 10th anniversary, is it still cool in 2016? The Detroit News reports that Fiat has been having trouble Stateside, with dealers now permitted to sell the cars alongside Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge and Ram inste...
by Jack Yan: the Persuader Blog on Apr 2, 2016

Organizing this planet in the 21st century

As he has done so many other times since we encountered each other in 2001, Simon Anholt has articulated my thoughts on governance and politics much better than I can through his ventures. I think this puts a very good context on why I ran my mayoral...
by Jack Yan: the Persuader Blog on Apr 2, 2016

Bye to the US news app that ranks the Steven Joyce dildo incident above Martin Crowe’s passing

I’ve just switched from Inside, the much vaunted news app from entrepreneur Jason Calacanis, to Wildcard as my principal news app on my phone. I never got to use Circa (which I understand Jason was also behind), which sounded excellent: by the time...
by Jack Yan: the Persuader Blog on Mar 4, 2016

Your goal is a global career? Then you need...

Your goal is a global career? Then you need international skills! If you want to be competitive on the international labor market you need to develop your international skills.Globalization phenomena made changing jobs across countries to be accessi...
by Let’s Build Our Future on Feb 1, 2016

How can we help those fooled into believing what their local brands are?

How interesting to see a silly Tweet of mine make the Murdoch Press and lead an opinion column—I’m told it even hit the news.com.au home page.    It’s a very old joke that I’ve told since 2002, when I walked along Bay Road in Kilbir...
by Jack Yan: the Persuader Blog on Jan 6, 2016

Social Security

Security. If there’s one thing we can never get enough of, this is it. We look at the future with a mix of perspectives: it’s going to get better, or it’s going to get worse. We want to be prepared … Continue reading →...

Things Being Equal

Gun violence is out of control. While experts dither and bicker about whether this or that act was done by “terrorists” they choose to ignore that gun violence is terror, no matter who’s pulling the trigger. The world in which … Continue...

When mistrust brings us together

I can be staunch on IP protection in a lot of cases—but in the case of Martin Shkreli of Turing Pharmaceuticals AG hiking the price of an Aids drug from $13·50 to $750 per pill, not so much (for obvious reasons). If you’re in pharmaceuticals, th...
by Jack Yan: the Persuader Blog on Nov 13, 2015

Example of Discussion Text about Globalization

The phenomenon of globalization which has some pros and cons is the best example of discussion text. The writer tries to reveal two opponent side. They are the advantages and also the disadvantages. Most discussion texts which we find public and acad...
by English Admin on Aug 2, 2015

Globalization: a 1985 call for a good globalization (unforgettable for a whole generation)

and a recent, june 2015, reflection on the song.
by SS-CCSS on Jun 8, 2015

Globalization (Crash Course -World History 41 and 42)

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by SS-CCSS on Jun 8, 2015

The political caricatures of old have taken human form, but they’re still nothing like us

by Jack Yan: the Persuader Blog on May 8, 2015

Economic Globalization : Documentary on the History of Economic Globalization

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by Documentary TV on May 1, 2015

Globalization: cattle agroindustry

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by SS-CCSS on Apr 29, 2015

Globalización: Industria del Cuero en Bangladesh

Video on Bangladesh (available till May, 5th)...
by SS-CCSS on Apr 28, 2015

Globalization: Leather industry

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by SS-CCSS on Apr 28, 2015


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