Dunkinflation. Yup, it’s true…even as America Runs on Dunkin’, many may be running from it since its price hikes. The Boston Globe reports the $3 latte is gone, along with the $2 coffee happy hour. They visited various stores around the city and most averaged a price hike of $0.32 for a medium hot coffee. Ask for oat or almond milk, and you’re looking at an extra fifty cents! For that morning cup of Joe, we’re experiencing serious weight loss in our wallets. As the U.S. economy continues to weaken, will you continue to purchase your specialty coffee?
Take a Break Already! A new study by New View Strategies reveals that Americans feel guilty about taking vacations. Almost half of all employees aren’t taking all of their vacation time each year. One in three Americans said they feel guilty about taking time off from work and nearly a quarter of Americans stated they are taking less time off than they did before the pandemic. Do you feel guilty about taking time off from work?
Understanding Predatory Animals. It’s Shark Week! These ancient marine predators are key to the health of oceans. Unfortunately, movies like Jaws create unnecessary fears. Bears wandering into neighborhoods and coyotes jumping fences in the backyard also cause alarm. Joy Marzolf, nature educator and photographer, outlines that people’s fears of nature stem from their not understanding it. Marzolf joins Jordan to share her knowledge of common predators and why they are not to be feared.
Ready, Set, Action! Who knew that Massachusetts would become Hollywood East, with big names in the biz filling the streets of Boston and beyond with movie sets and lights? The Mass. Film Industry has seen tremendous growth in recent years, and it only aims to climb higher. So how do you get in on the action? Joining Jordan to talk about how to break into the business is Emmy-nominated and award-winning producer and co-founder of Muddhouse Media, Kris Meyer.
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