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Entrepreneurship is Under Regulatory Siege

July 11th, 2014 · No Comments

 Entrepreneurship is the heart of our economic system. It is also the clearest evidence of capitalism working at its best. But it requires several things to thrive. And two are at risk of being ripped away. The level playing field of the Internet, as articulated in this NYTimes opinion piece and the availability of getting […]

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Maliki: Why he is being deserted?

June 19th, 2014 · No Comments

Maliki, Iraq’s besieged President, has given us an example of falling down on what it means to ensure the working of Democracy. That part will come as no surprise! But what may surprise you is what Maliki forgot, which is, people have to care for something beyond themselves, not feel beholden to a power structure. […]

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Four Levels of Work in The Responsible Entrepreneur’s Business

March 5th, 2013 · No Comments

In a Responsible Entrepreneur’s business, not all work is equal in importance or in financial or societal return. Some work has more chance of producing success and making bigger a difference. But for a busy entrepreneur, it’s hard to know which effort or what kind of work will make a significant contribution. There are four […]

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Top Five Errors of Responsible Entrepreneurs and the Acumen Needed to Avoid Them – Part 5

January 10th, 2013 · No Comments

Yesterday we looked at the fourth of five errors made by Responsible Entrepreneurs: distancing yourself from customers by relying on market research. Error Five: Borrowing and Tacking the Ethical and Sustainability Practices of Other Businesses Onto Yours Why is this an error? When your business borrows plans and practices from other businesses, you can have no idea whether […]

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Nine Books for Responsible Entrepreneurs to Read in 2013: to change how you think about business

December 19th, 2012 · 3 Comments

Learn more about The Responsible Entrepreneur on a free tele seminar on Jan. 10th 2013. Sign up here to participate or listen to the recorded call. It will focus on the six strategic questions that must be answered and how they must be, to succeed in business and have the platform to change the world. […]

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18 Core Questions for Entrepreneurs (The first six)

December 3rd, 2012 · No Comments

Free Responsible Entrepreneur Teleseminar:To provide more information about the institute and the Responsible Entrepreneur Workshops coming in 2013, I am offering a teleseminar on Dec. 5, 2012, at 4 pm Pacific Time. If you sign up here, you can listen to the recording even if you cannot attend. This teleseminar and the 2013 workshops are appropriate […]

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Game-Changing Entrepreneurs: Beyond “Doing the Right Thing and Doing Good”

November 26th, 2012 · No Comments

All entrepreneurs spark a better future—their own and sometimes all of ours. The ideas they start with offer opportunities to develop new potential and to do it in their own ways. But not all entrepreneurial intentions or paths are the same; nor do they bring about the same degree of meaningful change. There are at […]

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