Thu, 2 January 2020
1360: Population Growth & Building A Vibrant Community & Hardwiring Excellence, Purpose, Worthwhile Work, Making a Difference by Quint Studer
Jason Hartman explores what's happening in America today when it comes to population growth (or the lack thereof). When you look at the demographics of babies being born today and what the housing market is going to need in 30 years, it's not a great thing for society. But that's why investment real estate can protect us.
Then Jason talks with Quint Studer, author of Building A Vibrant Community: How Citizen-Powered Change Is Reshaping America and founder of Studer Community Institute, about how he was able to change Pensacola, FL and how other areas could be renovated using the exact same strategies that he employed.
[2:43] 3 basic things that comprise population trends
[7:56] Construction in the 2010s was virtually non-existent
Quint Studer Interview:
[14:23] The components of Pensacola's turnaround
[17:58] In the midst of the Retail Apocalypse, what is actually working in retail?
[21:40] Civic Conversations, bringing in experts to discuss their specialties, opened up opportunities they didn't realize would happen
[24:28] There needs to be heavy investment into skill development