All courses by Zachary Alexander

  • Why bet the future on Makerspace Development?

    There is absolutely no consensus in the press about where the future growth in the United States Economy will come from. There are some who still believe that America’s future is tied to the stock market. These people ignore the fact that large corporations have been laying off employees since the 1970’s. They don’t see […]

  • Makerspace Development 02/18/15

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadPicking up where we left off after Presidents day by talking about the need for a long-term commitment to returning veterans. If you have any questions that you’d like to ask about makerspace development, you can drop us a note on the contact page at either SNICE.org or Makerspacedevelopment.com.

  • Picking up the Pace on Makerspace Development

    In many ways, the fundamentals of Post-Globalism America are very different than they were prior to the Great Recession. Before the Great Recession, too many Americans lived off the equity in their homes. Now, they must make their way using the strength of their creative drive. For the first in a long time, Americans will […]

  • Contemplating the American Presidency

    On this Presidents Day, it seems appropriate to contemplate the state of the American Presidency Post-Globalism. Normally, you can expect to see information that is narrowly focused on the process of makerspace development. However, as you spend time with your family on this Presidents Day, it seems appropriate to talk about what you and your […]

  • How Economic Development Breaks Calculators

    Recently, it was announced that an automaker was offered 23 million dollars to move its headquarters to a Southern State in hopes of spurring job growth. According to news accounts, this mini growth spurt is expected to produce 2100 jobs. So by my estimates that’s 23 million paid for 2100 new jobs. That can break […]