China and the United States have been engaged in a bruising trade war for years. This infographic highlights the little-known but vital role pigs played in helping President Trump win the trade war. African Swine Fever decimated about half of the domestic Chinese hog herd, leading pork prices to double. That, in turn, prevented China from excessively easing monetary policy for fear of stoking inflation. Instead it forced China to remove tariffs on US pork exports, yielding President Donald J. Trump the victory.
If you haven’t heard about the Tiny Homes Movement, there is a wonderful infographic below that will guide you through it.
With home costs rising at enormous rates, this movement towards frugality is becoming widely accepted and seen as a wise financial move. Learn about these functional homes, which save money at tremendous costs, by accessing the infographic below. Click on it for more information.
Survey data shows countless millions of Americans feel stressed often or at least some of the time. Data shows 87% of 18 to 29 year old’s, 70% of 30 to 59 year old’s, and 42% of those 60 and over are subjected to stress often or at least some of the time. When they choose to get relief from stress, these people use one or more of the 16 most commonly used methods. The infographic ranks these stress relief methods by their popularity.
We may know them as some of the most successful people of our time, but the likes of Walt Disney, Colonel Sanders and Vera Wang are not immune to failure – in fact, they have all experienced a great deal of ‘downs’ amidst the ‘ups’.
Using information from various published biographies and interviews, this infographic from Smarter Business Energy lists the failures of five famous entrepreneurs and how they managed to overcome them. For example, did you know that Colonel Sanders’ fried chicken was rejected 1009 times? Or that Pinocchio, Fantasia and Bambi were all box office busts?