Journalists cover "beats," in industry parlance, and I've covered a lot of ground over the years pursing good stories everywhere and the faces and voices behind them. Below you'll find my specific subjects of expertise and links to stories I've written:
Making an Impact: Meet the 2020 Greener Than Game Winners (Michael L. Nicholus, Global Geographic Services Environment Director, Sept. 21, 2020)
Financial Responsibility Helps Comms Group Forge Profitable Path (August 5, 2020)
Restoring Connection With Telecom Client Through ProfitAbility (June 26, 2020)
Earth Day’s 50th Anniversary, an Opportunity to Learn and Look Ahead (Margaret Smith, Executive Director, Accenture Global Geographic Services, April 22, 2020)
How tech-savvy women can hit “re-launch” after stepping off the career track (Annette Rippert, Accenture Technology Senior MD, LinkedIn blog, June 16, 2019)
Technology Keeps Moving Faster & Our Learning Must Keep Pace: Marking 10 Years with MIT Professional Education (LinkedIn Pulse blog, Sanjeev Vohra, July 30, 2016)
What’s a Black Swan Event? How to Spot and Prepare for this Outlier “Animal” (February 11, 2021)
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Don’t Get Caught in a “Bull Trap”—Tips to Avoid Getting Tricked (May 12, 2020 )
Priming the Pump: Fiscal vs Monetary Stimulus, Why We Need Both (April 4, 2020)
March Forward with These 5 Fantasy Sports-Themed Investing Tips (March 5, 2020)
What Are Tariffs and Who Really Pays For Them? (Nov. 19, 2019)
Rare Earth Metals & Trade Disputes: A Primer for Investors (June 18, 2019)
How the Beef Industry is Managing Pricing During the Pandemic (March 12, 2021)
CME Clearing at 100: Centralized Clearing Matters More Than Ever (Oct. 30, 2019)
Pete Kyle’s Enduring Influence On Market Structure (April 7, 2019)
Read a few "best of" highlights from my reporting on agriculture, energy, exchanges, sports and more.
Whether soaring pump prices, hurricane devastation at the Gulf of Mexico, refinery roulette or a mad scramble for offshore drilling rigs, I was there to document the biggest energy boom in history.
When it comes to writing about American agriculture, I've made a lot of hay: Escalating food inflation amid record rallies in grain and livestock markets, agribusiness behemoths such as Archer Daniels Midland and Tyson Foods and crisis in the farm economy.
I've seen, heard and documented your pain. Check out a few of my dispatches from the North Side, South Side and points in between.
Remember when the Chicago Board of Trade and Chicago Mercantile Exchange were separate and not-so-friendly rivals? Remember Tom Baldwin? Marge Teller? Read my coverage of Chicago's colorful exchange scene and the people who made a living there.