Challenges

12/12 | Challenges to overcoming inequality in Brazil: A conversation with Nelson Barbosa, former Minister of Finance of Brazil

The Robert L. Heilbroner Center for Capitalism Studies, SCEPA, and the Reconvexo Collective invite you to:

“Challenges to overcoming inequality in Brazil: A conversation with Nelson Barbosa, former Minister of Finance of Brazil”

With Nelson Barbosa and Marcelo Medeiros

After
many years of decreasing income inequality and poverty levels, Brazil
is again facing a worsening of its poverty indicators. According to the
Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE), the number of
people in Brazil with an income below the World Bank Poverty Line
increased, on average, by one million every year between 2015 and 2018.
This seminar is an opportunity to discuss the recent economic and
political changes in Brazil, and how they can affect income distribution
and poverty indicators.

Thursday, December 12, 2019
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Wolff Conference Room, Room D1103
Albert and Vera List Academic Center
6 E 16th Street, New York, NY 10003

Speaker: Nelson Barbosa

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6 of the Biggest Small Business Challenges (And How to Overcome Them)

Times are tough for small businesses in particular, who are facing issues that are unique to their situation in an economy that still certainly looks and feels as if it’s suffering a recession. There are a number of key small business challenges which recur over and over in business forums as major problem areas.

Small business problems and solutions

As every small business knows, the reality is that there are dozens of issues lurking out there – however, we’ve had a look at six of those you can take definite action on and set out ways to conquer them. Let’s get to work!

1. Cash Flow Issues

Money problems in their various forms are top of most lists of company woes, and for small businesses the major worries are clients stalling payments, unexpected outgoings, and outstanding bills that won’t wait to be paid.

There are some tried and tested money management tools that can help

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