Friday, March 24, 2017
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I'm just finishing up some interesting research with my co-author Emanuel Oliveira this week. We will submit the paper to an economics or entrepreneurship journal shortly, but the findings are interesting enough that I feel the need to share...
Green opportunities I’ve been tracking the annual drop in the price of solar power and what I keep seeing amazes me, and gives me great comfort. Let me explain. It seems that the price per watt for solar keeps getting better...
In the last few years, several big names have made statements they will likely have to take back in the future. In particular, Elon Musk recently made the claim that artificial intelligence is poised to take over so many...
President Trump has recently signed executive orders that clearly indicate his administration’s intention to de facto heighten protectionism and global realpolitiks tensions. As they take effect, small businesses dependent on international trade are likely to undergo a cost increase,...
How much can one contextualize into a short slogan? Recent US Presidential campaigns suggest that a lot. "Yes We Can!" or "Let’s Make America Great Again!" definitely galvanized the masses. The new President-elect repeatedly promised that fantastic changes are...
Starting a small business from scratch can be too risky, which is why you should also consider buying an existing business. LaunchScore.com is here to help you when buying a small business, with this comprehensive guide and resource. An existing...
Probably the single most interesting moment of the debate cycle was the question of whether it was ok for a politician to be two-faced. Clinton's response struck me. She said, and I’m paraphrasing, that sometimes a politician needs to...
It is the goal of many small business entrepreneurs to quit their day jobs. LaunchScore has compiled a list US states ranked by potential entrepreneur success, or how likely it is that you can quit your day job in the near future....
With health conscious eating on the rise, it might be a good time to open a vegetarian restaurant. Looking for vegetarian restaurants for sale is also a good option, as buying an existing business might be a quicker way to success. Food businesses everywhere are...
Craft beer bars and microbreweries are all the rage in the United States. Many modern consumers would rather try a local brew, than the same old beer from the big boys. But how do you break into the craft beer market? It...