Category Archives: Entrepreneurship

Full Kaizen interview with entrepreneur Enrique Duhau

At the CEE site, my full interview with entrepreneurial agriculturalist Enrique Duhau. Be sure to read about how his first business was wiped out by a tornado, how he competed successfully against smugglers, and how he built his family’s agriculture … Continue reading

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Kaizen 27: The Enrique Duhau interview

Entrepreneurial Agriculture The latest issue of Kaizen [pdf] features my interview with entrepreneur Enrique Duhau. We met in Buenos Aires to discuss the challenges of doing business in Argentina’s complicated political economy, Mr. Duhau’s experience in co-founding Apple Argentina, Maxim … Continue reading

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13 arguments for liberal capitalism in 13 minutes

The thirteen arguments are: 1. Liberal capitalism increases freedom. 2. People work harder in liberal capitalist systems. 3. People work smarter under liberal capitalism. 4. Liberalism increases individuality and creativity. 5. Liberal capitalism increases the average standard of living. 6. … Continue reading

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Forbes on the Acton MBA

Forbes columnist Michael Noer has a nice feature on the Acton MBA — “Startup School: An MBA Designed For Entrepreneurs, Not I-Bankers.” Acton is unique because of “its relentless focus on a single goal: educating aspiring entrepreneurs. The curriculum discards … Continue reading

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Audio edition: What Business Ethics Can Learn from Entrepreneurship

An audio edition [mp3] of my 2009 essay “What Business Ethics Can Learn from Entrepreneurship” [pdf], first published in Journal of Private Enterprise. Or listen to it at YouTube: The abstract: Entrepreneurship is increasingly studied as a fundamental and foundational … Continue reading

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Interview with entrepreneur John Chisholm

Stephen Hicks interview with Silicon Valley entrepreneur John Chisholm at Rockford University.

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John Chisholm to visit Rockford University

John Chisholm is a serial entrepreneur based in San Francisco. He graduated from MIT and Harvard and then worked for Hewlett-Packard before starting his own companies, Decisive Technology and CustomerSat. I interviewed him for Kaizen in 2010. Here is his … Continue reading

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Full interview with entrepreneur Larry Abrams

At the CEE site, my full interview with entrepreneurial investor Larry Abrams. From the introduction: “Larry Abrams is a successful, Houston-based angel investor and venture capitalist. In addition to his wide-ranging investments, especially in biotechnology, he has produced films such … Continue reading

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