Colin Read: Everybody's Business

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Colin Read chairs the finance and economics faculty at SUNY Plattsburgh and has published a dozen books on local and global finance and economics. He also runs an economic and business consulting company, and can be reached through his website www.economicinsights.net.

Technical training a key part of education

By: Colin Read, Everybody's Business

---- — Recently honored, Champlain Valley Educational Services offers meaningful careers for those not heading for college, according to columnist Colin Read.

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Colin Read chairs the finance and economics faculty at SUNY Plattsburgh and has published a dozen books on local and global finance and economics. He also runs an economic and business consulting company, and can be reached through his website www.economicinsights.net.

Colin Read: Constitution withstands test of time

The nation's founding document is a delicate balance that we should continue to nurture, according to columnist Colin Read.

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Colin Read chairs the finance and economics faculty at SUNY Plattsburgh and has published a dozen books on local and global finance and economics. He also runs an economic and business consulting company, and can be reached through his website www.economicinsights.net.

Colin Read: This region helped shape a new nation

As we celebrate our nation's history, we must also appreciate the key role the North Country played in the founding of two countries, according to columnist Colin Read.

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Colin Read chairs the finance and economics faculty at SUNY Plattsburgh and has published a dozen books on local and global finance and economics. He also runs an economic and business consulting company, and can be reached through his website www.economicinsights.net.

Colin Read: Diversity of views a key to progress

By: Colin Read, Everybody's Business

With today's mobile society and 24-hour media, like-minded people tend to congregate together stifling diversity of opinion, according to columnist Colin Read.

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Colin Read chairs the finance and economics faculty at SUNY Plattsburgh and has published a dozen books on local and global finance and economics. He also runs an economic and business consulting company, and can be reached through his website www.economicinsights.net.

Colin Read: Leaders in the business of change

But when the status quo is upset, they may often be undermined by those who find change impacts them, according to columnist Colin Read.

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Colin Read chairs the finance and economics faculty at SUNY Plattsburgh and has published a dozen books on local and global finance and economics. He also runs an economic and business consulting company, and can be reached through his website www.economicinsights.net.

Colin Read: Fee on carbon needed

By: Colin Read, Everybody's Business

Creating incentives to curb emissions is critical to containing climate change, according to columnist Colin Read.

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Colin Read chairs the finance and economics faculty at SUNY Plattsburgh and has published a dozen books on local and global finance and economics. He also runs an economic and business consulting company, and can be reached through his website www.economicinsights.net.

Governor inspires renewed shared-services effort

By: Colin Read, Everybody's Business

Tax-cap plan has provided incentives for municipalities to get together to try and increase savings and efficiency, according to columnist Colin Read.

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Colin Read chairs the finance and economics faculty at SUNY Plattsburgh and has published a dozen books on local and global finance and economics. He also runs an economic and business consulting company, and can be reached through his website www.economicinsights.net.

Colin Read: Pipeline issue has no simple answer

By: Colin Read, Everybody's Business

If Alberta oil is not transported through Keystone, it will cause more pollution to send it to China, according to columnist Colin Read.

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Colin Read chairs the finance and economics faculty at SUNY Plattsburgh and has published a dozen books on local and global finance and economics. He also runs an economic and business consulting company, and can be reached through his website www.economicinsights.net.

Colin Read: Freedom of speech an economic imperative

By: Colin Read, Everybody's Business

Much can be gained from open discussions among people with divergent views, according to columnist Colin Read.

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Colin Read chairs the finance and economics faculty at SUNY Plattsburgh and has published a dozen books on local and global finance and economics. He also runs an economic and business consulting company, and can be reached through his website www.economicinsights.net.

Colin Read: Can-do attitude key to progress

By: Colin Read, Everybody's Business

Plattsburgh must not get caught up in pessimism but everyone must work hard to ensure the future, according to columnist Colin Read.

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