Bringing together various disciplines to address challenges facing struggling communities is a powerful way to effect change. But fostering cross-sector collaboration requires building trust, which takes time.
Analyzing FOMC transcripts provides insights about how inflation target preferences of participants have evolved. From around 2000 until the Great Recession, there was general consensus that a target should be about 1½%, significantly below average inflation and longer-run expectations. By 2009, however, the consensus had shifted up to 2%, which became the official target in January 2012.
Never satisfied with the status quo, workplace services manager Roy Sanson-Mosier continually looks for new solutions to productivity challenges. At the same time, he's genuinely committed to bringing out the professional best in everyone he manages and mentors.
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