Recent Articles by John Hoffmire
Published: Monday, April 21, 2014 8:14 am MDT
Dr. Steven Freeman of the University of Pennsylvania describes that granting ownership rights in corporations to employees has a profound effect on the employees´ commitment to the firms.
Published: Monday, April 14, 2014 12:34 pm MDT
Traditional investors often put money into companies focused mainly on the returns they will see, while many nonprofits and government agencies provide funding for programs in return for measurable social impac...
Published: Sunday, April 6, 2014 11:25 pm MDT
One of the most recognizable myths from ancient Greece is the tale of King Midas. Its lesson on moderation in consumption and desires is one our society today should keep in mind.
Published: Monday, March 31, 2014 5:52 pm MDT
On March 26, the value of shares in King Digital, maker of Candy Crush, fell 16 percent in its first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange.
Published: Monday, March 24, 2014 3:40 pm MDT
In the fight against poverty, few issues are more contentious than the allocation of the billions of dollars set aside to help those in need. Conditional cash transfers are among the efforts that have made sign...
Published: Monday, March 17, 2014 9:03 pm MDT
Fancy dining and charity have been closely linked since at least the 19th century. What better way to raise funds for a charity than to collect potential donors together and to feed them?
Published: Tuesday, March 11, 2014 3:15 pm MDT
When you think of a hospital, what images come to mind?
Published: Sunday, March 2, 2014 10:40 pm MST
We find the opinion section in newspapers and online publications a valuable forum for the discussion and exchange of ideas.
Published: Sunday, February 23, 2014 11:11 pm MST
Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammed Yunus (Banker to the Poor) once said that for each problem of society there is a social business to combat it.
Published: Monday, February 17, 2014 7:57 pm MST
The fourth season of "Downton Abbey" has begun airing in the U.S., and a significant portion of the populace is once again caught up in the fortunes and misfortunes of the Earl of Grantham and his household. Wh...