Pro Commerce

Blog URL:http://phillips.blogs.com/
Blog Tags:commerce, business, history, productivity, marketing, finance, data, empiricism
Country:United States
State/Province:California
Location:San Francisco

A look at the direction and meaning of commerce. Commerce is the source of the modern world. It has direction. It favors human diversity, open systems, markets, technology and honesty. Pro commerce is an optimistic daily view.



Latest Blog Posts



Tractate New Land

on Jan 26, 2020

I seem to be chosen to write this tractate. ‘Chosen’ in the meaning of Torah is not chosen for some benefit; it is chosen for a responsibility unique to the chosen. I have three insights, based on experience, that have led to my being chosen. The...

Kafka Trap

on Jan 3, 2020

Calling a person a name such as ‘racist’, ‘homophobe’, ‘misogynist’, ‘xenophobe’ or anything in this domain is dishonest and vicious. There is no defense against such name calling. Which is why I call this category of name calling a K...

My two portfolios

on Jan 1, 2020

The first is called global commerce. The Internet is based on a few companies that are the fundamental operating Internet source of every major global corporation. When the world of commerce is thriving these companies are the primary beneficiaries,...

The academic post-modern view that everyone except white men are oppressed makes commerce unworkable. You can’t manage a department with diverse employees who hold the view that they are judged on any basis other than merit. The core principle of m...

It’s hard to ignore. Revolutions are occurring around the world. The three most extraordinary are the Lebanese who linked hands the entire length of their country to eject the Shia and their government, the Hong Kong public that turned out by the m...

PROMOTING COMMERCE

on Oct 19, 2019

My brother, who is a city planner, pointed out to me that city planners have no idea why there are empty retail stores. They have no idea of why retail stores open or close. So I wrote this explanation: Commerce is a weed. You have to make great effo...

Major Idea (two parts)

on Jul 21, 2019

Our society is dividing into two distinct groups. An underclass and an overclass. For the time being I call them the PC Class and the Trumpers. A look at the PC Class shows they are the following: A group of people who don't tolerate ideas that chall...