Entrepreneurship

The Essential Questions

11/09/16

As we emerge from the most divisive US Presidential election in generations, three essential questions demand our attention: 1. What does the election result mean for the economy? 2. What does the... Continue

The Stories We Tell

10/15/12

In Salman Rushdie’s novel, “Haroun and the Sea of Stories,” a small boy, his father, and a band of unusual characters strive to save the mythic Sea of Stories from destruction by... Continue

The Hero

09/24/11

Imagine the Lone Ranger galloping over the horizon, confident that he and his sidekick Tonto will face down any evil before them with nothing more than a white stallion, silver bullets, and a healthy... Continue

Bad Capitalists?

08/05/11

Are Americans bad capitalists? As we confront the consequences of an unsustainable economic model, it’s a question we must consider. Bad capitalists: · misallocate assets · lock... Continue

The Businessman

04/18/11

I had a most unusual conversation the other day. In the wee hours of morning, in a darkened coffee shop, a man sat off in the corner, no coffee, no scones, just an intense visage and furrowed brow.... Continue

I Live In a Land

03/02/11

In 1855, Walt Whitman—America’s “First Poet”—published Leaves of Grass, a collection of 12 poems about the landscape of his inner feelings and thoughts as projected on a still young... Continue