Monthly Archives: February 2013

Learn From Your Rivals

Recently I was having my car worked on.  Sitting with me in the reception area was a man who was also having his car worked on.  Turned out this man, who I judged to be in his late 60s, was … Continue reading

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The War Against the Entrepreneurial Spirit

When President Obama was campaigning for a second term as president last summer, he gave a speech in which he attacked the private sector and the entrepreneurial spirit that is America: If you were successful, somebody along the line gave … Continue reading

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The Age of Discontinuity

Once upon a time society operated within a structure known as a hunter-gatherer model.  Small bands of perhaps 50 individuals traveled together, roving the countryside.  There wasn’t much theft in such societies, as there wasn’t much to steal.  Wealth (in … Continue reading

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