Family businesses play a major role in the US economy. According to the Conway Center, family businesses comprise 90% of the business ventures in the US, generate 62% of the employment in the nation, and deliver 64% of US GDP. And, they’re good at venture capital.
About Hunter Hastings
Hi, Hunter Hastings here - I'm an economist by education, a marketer in my professional track, a venture capitalist in my current business life, an Individualist in philosophy, and a passionate supporter of entrepreneurship in whatever form I can practice it, support it and advance it.
The political society in which we are mired is undesirable and unsustainable. The entrepreneurial society offers a much better outlook.
Entrepreneurship is a method, and it’s also a mindset. Fabrice Testa has written a book that brilliantly integrates the two: he calls the integration “Super Entrepreneurship,” and his book title is therefore Super Entrepreneurship Decoded.
Anti-capitalists claim that the capitalist system is closed. It’s a horrible lie to tell people. The opposite is the case – the pathway entrepreneurship is open and welcoming to all.
This week, Mark McGrath joins us to review a tool for value creation amidst continuous, roiling change. It has been around for a while and so is proven in multiple arenas and situations. It goes by the name of OODA.
Are you concerned about the evil of hate in the world? It comes from politics and, in the US specifically, the 2-party system. There’s an alternative: entrepreneurship instead of politics. Entrepreneurship is love, not hate.