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  • So Much Cash; So Little Wisdom
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on November 14, 2018 at 1:51 pm

    Due to the corporate tax cuts passed last year, companies are bringing hundreds of millions of dollars back to the United States, which they have been accumulating overseas for years. And for the most part, they are spending this cash repatriation on stock buybacks rather than core competencies. […]

  • How To Organize Your Firm's Creativity
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on October 31, 2018 at 3:25 pm

    Companies are beginning to realize that most productive innovations are incremental and rise up from the lower regions of the org chart. But they won’t even surface if you don’t give your people the authority and opportunity to use their imaginations. […]

  • Immigrants Make Model Entrepreneurs
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on October 17, 2018 at 6:11 pm

    Most immigrants are perfectly suited to become successful entrepreneurs. Unlike people born in the U.S.—immigrants actually recognize how wonderful this country actually is. They marvel at half a dozen factors in American life most of us consider a given of daily life. We need them. […]

  • Treasure The Creators Of Profit: Middle America
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on October 3, 2018 at 11:38 am

    Over the past five decades, Stephen Brill says in "Tailspin," American meritocracy became something like a system of patronage where the clever and fortunate few insure that they and their progeny and cohorts get wealthier and more powerful while the rest of the country has languished. […]

  • Most Laborers Are Knowledge Workers Now
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on September 19, 2018 at 3:00 pm

    America would do well to follow Germany’s example and revive the respect we showed to manual laborers and skilled tradespeople half a century ago. There are currently 2.5 million chronically unfilled jobs requiring technological training alone because qualified U.S. employees can’t be found. […]