Hot Topics 5/1/14

April 30th, 2014

bus.fin WaterHT

Water is one of the world’s most precious and diminishing resources. Consequently, water has become a commodity more valuable than gold. Thus, companies that supply fresh water have become great investment opportunities. Fresh water is currently a $600 million industry, and is expected to grow into a $1 trillion industry in the next six years.



bus.fin WomenHT

According to data from Harvard University, women in the technology sector have a smaller pay gap than women in other fields, such as finance, medicine and law. Flexibility centered on when and where people work is one reason for the small pay gap. As a result, men and women are paid in proportion to the hours they work.