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GEEIndex launched in Asia

Sunday, December 01, 2013

During October I undertook the first phase launch of ICA’s Global Entrepreneurs Enabler Index in Washington DC. This week the second phase of the launch was conducted at the International Small Business Pan Asia Congress 2013 held in Macau.

I can report that the GEEIndex was received with significant interest! I’m hoping ICA can make a contribution to Asia’s avoiding many of the bad small business policies that have been so common through Western countries over the last few decades. More...

ObamaCare is in real trouble

Sunday, November 24, 2013

President Obama has apologized for the debacle of OmabaCare. In October I made a YouTube commentary  observing that Obamacare had all the indicators of incompetent implementation we had witnessed in Australia under many Labor government programmes. Obama’s $600m website is an administrative disaster. Five million Americans have had their health insurance cancelled. This is proving to be a blow for self-employed entrepreneurs in a big way. More...

Japan. Global economic risk.

Monday, July 08, 2013

It’s Japan that should make everyone worry.

On this analysis Japan is facing an inevitable economic meltdown. Japan’s economy is one big Ponzi scheme. More...

The End of Britain?

Friday, March 08, 2013

The UK economy will collapse under a mountain of debt larger than that of Greece, Ireland, Spain and Italy. The collapse can’t be stopped. Watch the short video.  More...

Self-employed love life!

Monday, February 18, 2013

Things are looking up! The Daily Telegraph reports the largest surge in self-employment since 1989. A trend they say that could save the UK economy.  And the Wall St Journal says you can still be a self-employed entrepreneur and have a love life!!! Wow! That’s a relief!  More...

EU says small business is key to jobs

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

The EU Commission has launched a major Entrepreneurship Action Plan. The EU has recognized that, without small business, jobs recovery in the EU will not occur. It has said:  “To return to growth and higher levels of employment, Europe needs more entrepreneurs. With 4 million new jobs created every year, new companies, especially small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), create the most new jobs in Europe”. More...

Massachusetts: The home of entrepreneur haters

Sunday, January 13, 2013

The first settlers of modern America landed at Plymouth Massachusetts to escape the rigidities of life in Britain. They landed with visions of a new society where the individual could carve out his or her own future. Today we call people like these entrepreneurs. Typically they are self-employed. Yet Massachusetts today has become the home of entrepreneur haters. Read moreMore...

Show us the (union) money: Canada

Sunday, December 16, 2012

Canada is considering legislation which will require unions to provide full public disclosure of their finances. They will have to report to the Canadian tax authority, with their finances posted on the authority’s website. Details here.  More...

US politics ‘war’

Sunday, December 09, 2012

The Tea Party has declared ‘war’ on both the Democrats and Republicans over budget financial irresponsibility.

The Democrats are hitting back, chasing support for tax increases against the top 2 per cent of US income earners.  More...

Red tape kills entrepreneurs

Monday, October 29, 2012

Great commentary on red tape disease, which the BBC says is suppressing entrepreneurship in the USA and the UN says is a global problem. This is bad. Flying Solo research confirms that we self-employed people are both happy at work and productive.  However, The Economist argues that now is a good time to start a new business and become an entrepreneur.  More...

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