A nation has lost its way. On July 13, 2012, in a political campaign speech in Roanoke, Virginia, United States President Barack Obama uttered the sentence: “If you’ve got a business—you didn’t build that”. Successful entrepreneurs and businesses, he implied, owed their success to government spending and public infrastructure.
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.
Entrepreneurship is action. It’s a process in which the actions of the entrepreneur are decisive. In the final podcast of 2019, we suggest 8 action steps you can take for the betterment of your business in 2020 and beyond. Key Takeaways & Actionable Insights Below are the 8 actions you can immediately take to make your business more Austrian […]
In an attenuated Christmas Eve podcast, we highlighted four of the useful principles we covered during 2019. Principle 1: Customer Sovereignty – Which Means Putting Your Customer First. The economists call it customer sovereignty – the principle that it is the consumer who ultimately decides which businesses are successful and which are not, as a […]
Entrepreneurs are redrawing the Customer Journey Map. Based on the latest knowledge from both economics and neuroscience, Dr. Mark Packard explains the five stages of the Value Learning Process on today’s episode.
When is entrepreneurship like being in a bar fight? Vito Bialla describes his own entrepreneurial experience and tells us how he assesses start-up CEO’s for his venture capital fund. Don’t miss his bar fight story!
Good economic theory predicts effective, cutting edge business practices. For example, the dynamic flexibility of capital resource allocation predicted by Austrian Capital Theory is being realized today via digitization, dematerialization and agile organizational innovations. Entrepreneurs who fully embrace Austrian theory can be leaders in the field of business implementation.