Culture of Capitalism

Millennials Matter: Social Entrepreneurs Will Determine the Next President

This article was contributed by Chris Miller. Chris is the founder and CEO of the internationally renowned social entrepreneurship incubator and accelerator The Mission Center L3C. He is the co-founder of the Washington University Startup Training Lab and a senior lecturer of Entrepreneurship at the University …

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Americans Want a Leader More than Freedom

This quote below really gets one thinking about who is to blame for the current state of the country. While it may be easy to point fingers at politicians, it’s not so easy to look in the mirror. Fact is, Republican or Democrat, liberal or …

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A Sirius Sales Lesson

Sales training courses focus on strategies and guidelines on how to quickly build rapport with a customer, properly listen, and how to best promote the features of the product when answering questions – all very important. However, the often overlooked, yet very simple, component to …

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US Gov Collects Record Tax in Fiscal 2015 – Still Insolvent

When a 200+ year old country has a record year for revenue yet still runs a several hundred billion dollar deficit, and desperately needs to borrow another trillion or two (on top of its already $18 trillion outstanding), you know it is on a path …

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The 4 Types of Entrepreneurs

There are four types of entrepreneurs; and, if you intend to start your own business, it’s important to distinguish which type you are as it can help determine your strengths, ideal industry to enter, and where you may need a wingman. The term ‘entrepreneur’ is …

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How to Find a Good Charity

I was somewhat hesitant to write this blog. The last thing I’m trying to do here is preach, or to lecture on why we should give. That said, as a small government, low tax, freedom loving kind of guy, I think giving is imperative to …

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Are You Too Close to Your Company?

I spent the first half of the week editing a comprehensive business plan for my new tech startup. I’m bias of course, but it’s an exciting company. And we’re working on what could be some game changing technology. The potential benefits of the technology are …

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Authenticity Trumps Accommodation

We’ve hit what I call ‘Peak Political Correctness’… people want real. They’re sick of smooth talkers who never dare cross a social line and always respond with some rehearsed, safe answer. Case in point: Donald Trump ahead by a landslide in every major political poll. …

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Save Jobs by Abolishing the Minimum Wage?

Working as a farmhand was my first job as a teenager. I made minimum wage, but had no problem with that. Quite frankly, I was probably overpaid given my skill set at the time. Eventually, after my first summer on the farm I was given …

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