Defining Entrepreneurship: From Dataset to Mindset

March 13, 2018By DPC EditorEconomics

by the Kauffman Foundation. What is entrepreneurship? The Kauffman Foundation strives to be the leading foundation in entrepreneurship. Yet, we struggle to answer this question. This question is deeper than a dictionary search. This question has become a philosophical debate among my friends, and among the ecosphere of researchers, policymakers, practitioners, and entrepreneurs themselves. Is … Read More

Workers on Tap

January 19, 2018By DPC EditorEconomics, Workplace Challenges

This article was originally published by The Economist. You can read the full article by clicking here. IN THE early 20th century Henry Ford combined moving assembly lines with mass labour to make building cars much cheaper and quicker—thus turning the automobile from a rich man’s toy into transport for the masses. Today a growing … Read More

We’re Sending Our Daughters into a Workplace Designed for Our Dads

January 18, 2018By DPC EditorWorkplace Challenges

This article was originally written by Melinda Gates and published on LinkedIn. You can read the full article here. In January 1949, Fortune magazine advertised a survey of its readership. The ad announced: “We have just completed a statistical portrait of men, like yourself, who are readers of Fortune.” It was accompanied by three illustrations showing a businessman … Read More