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The stock market has corrected some, but things are still frothy in the financial world. Unfortunately, when things are frothy, the economic forces of gravity come into play at some point, and the pain ensures. Why do I think things are at the top?
We are struggling in the COVID world of working more hours, with more conference calls, little time to turn off and recharge. However, breaks are more critical as we need downtime from deadlines and stress, and to recharge.
As someone who didn’t grow up in the U.S., I have a different view of time and certainty. When I arrived, I was always amazed at how people planned for longer and longer events that were way out into the future, but with a certainty that everything would go to plan.
COVID has disrupted everything and is bringing about unprecedented changes. However, while many say that we could not have expected COVID, that is not the case. Many people raised the alarm over or planning for a pandemic, and this is not the first time.
For a long time, the middle market hotels have been the growth behind the U.S. hospitality market. Well, COVID once more has sent a wrecking ball through the industry.
Schools are reopening to various degrees across the county. For working parents, the uncertainty surrounding child care and in-person instruction for school-aged children is unprecedented.