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Capitalism 2.0

Capitalism 2.0

Capitalism 2.0 is derived from recent statements made by Bill Gates, suggesting that companies should sacrifice profits for the public good.  While Henry Ford had suggested a similar concept as early as 1916, his shareholders overruled him.  The more popular and widely accepted view of Capitalism is that of Milton Friedman which suggests that the […]

Createjobsforusa.org: Give or Take?

Createjobsforusa.org: Give or Take?

CreatejobsforUSA.org is a fund operated by an organization called Opportunity Finance Network (OFN) which is sponsored by Starbucks.  As I understand it, individuals who visit Starbucks donate money to create this Createjobsforusa Fund in exchange for a wristband. There is a display in every Starbucks and supposedly The Starbucks Foundation donated the first $5MM in […]