Recent Articles by John Hoffmire
Published: Sunday, July 27, 2014 11:34 pm MDT
Graduation from college with massive amounts of debt may delay large purchases, such as homes and cars; it can delay savings and investment for retirement; it can steer potential entrepreneurs away from startin...
Published: Monday, July 21, 2014 7:52 pm MDT
Poverty has been, and continues to be, one of the major problems facing both developed and non-developed countries across the world.
Published: Monday, July 14, 2014 11:06 pm MDT
In the past 25 years, over 2 billion people have gained access to improved sources of drinking water.
Published: Tuesday, July 8, 2014 11:52 am MDT
Imagine that you are online and all of the sudden you have the urge to participate in a lottery. A daylater, you discover that you have won $100 million. You now have it made, right?
Published: Monday, June 30, 2014 9:44 am MDT
Is it possible to eradicate poverty? The answer to this question seems to have become more and more optimistic over the past several decades.
Published: Tuesday, June 24, 2014 11:20 pm MDT
In theory, employee ownership through an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) is an almost perfect idea, since it benefits employees and businesses equally and simultaneously.
Published: Sunday, June 15, 2014 11:45 pm MDT
A for-profit company named Dignity Coco aims to improve the employment, pay, safety and environmental situation in the Philippines.
Published: Monday, June 9, 2014 10:38 am MDT
Two weeks ago, a meeting of global business leaders took place in London, England. Titledthe Conference on Inclusive Capitalism, the event focused on addressing a critical flaw in the currentapplication of ...
Published: Monday, June 2, 2014 7:05 am MDT
According to research conducted by the Cox Family Enterprise Center, 80 percent of the world's businesses are family-owned. In fact, in this country, family-run businesses account for more than half of the gros...
Published: Monday, May 26, 2014 11:41 pm MDT
In 2010, malaria killed almost a million people worldwide and still infects about 350 million a year. These are large figures for a disease that is both curable and preventable.