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Butt-Kicking Accountability

I’ve know for a while that I do really well when I share my goals out loud so that I can keep myself more accountable. But to be honest, most of the time those are long-term goals where I allow myself a reasonable amount of room for error. 815 more words


Ownership and responsibility

How Do You Decide Who Owns Something?

Ownership is an important part of our daily lives, but most of us do not spend much time thinking about how we make decisions about who owns things. 137 more words

Behavioral Economics

Irony of ironies for pro-business Gov. Bobby, Louisiana hits rock bottom in survey of best and worst states for business

In the seven-plus years of his administration, Gov. Bobby has pretty much had his way with the legislature in passing his so-called reform programs. The lone exception is his aborted effort to abolish the state income tax a couple of years ago. 981 more words

Governor's Office

Piano Football

Here in Colorado we have had gorgeous weather the last few months. We’d get some snow, then be back into the 50’s and 60’s and it would feel like spring (my favorite season!) But just this past week we have been hit hard with snow. 651 more words


New Prescriptions on Business Incentives by Pew Trust

What I have to say in this article will rub some people the wrong way. That’s ok. Incentives are part of an antiquated, unfair, costly, and ineffective model of economic development that has been around since the Industrial Revolution in the late 19th century. 590 more words

ED Incentives

Managing Priorities

Doan To Chan is no stranger to free enterprise. For a number of years, she owned and operated a successful ad agency in Ho Chi Minh City. 469 more words


World Economic Development Alliance (WEDA) will be exhibiting at NPE 2015 in Tampa, FL, March 23-27

Dallas, TX February 25, 2015– The World Economic Development Alliance (WEDA) will be exhibiting at NPE 2015 in Tampa, FL, March 23-27, 2015. NPE, sponsored by SPI, The Plastics Industry Trade Association, is one of the largest and best attended plastics trade shows in the US. 277 more words