Entrepreneurship on Townhall

Armstrong Williams - Tue Apr 16

If you do a search of the wealthiest black businessmen, the results may not come as a surprise to you. The list is dominated by athletes and entertainment figures; in fact, only 2 names consistently come up that are what you would consider traditional businessmen. ... more

Katie Pavlich - Fri Feb 8

Charlie Kirk - Sun Feb 3

Previous generations pulled themselves up by their bootstraps and risk taking was encouraged as millions sought the American dream. A dream encourages one to stretch their imagination and think outside the box. I am afraid that my generation fears risk taking because we haven't been encouraged to take chances. ... more

Armstrong Williams - Fri Feb 1

Recently on Roland Martin's "Washington Watch" we discussed what must be President Obama's exclusive agenda to empower black America is his second term. The only advice I could share with Roland's national audience was that American Blacks must cultivate an entrepreneurial spirit independent of any president in the White house. ... more

Austin Hill - Sun Oct 28

“…What the hell is he doing asking for another four years?” ... more

Katie Kieffer - Mon Oct 15

Dagny Taggart is not just the entrepreneurial heroine of Ayn Rand’s magnum opus novel, <i>Atlas Shrugged</i>. She is the inspiration of real women everywhere who are taking up her shield and fighting her battle for freedom using the weapons of entrepreneurship, education and free speech. ... more

Katie Kieffer - Mon Oct 1

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. When Washington gives you lemons, make lemonade and don’t forget the rum. ... more

America - Tue May 8

Entrepreneurs debate. ... more

Katie Kieffer - Mon May 7

Stealing from babies is easy and low. Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates makes himself feel powerful while negligently ripping off babies. I am a capitalist. I defend entrepreneurs. However, I think young people and their parents should know that Gates is a sham entrepreneur. ... more

Fred Wszolek - Thu Mar 22

In business, much like in most other fields, the person taking risk and branching out to start a new company or hire additional workers looks at his/her books to ensure their finances are in order, but then oftentimes makes a gut decision about how they feel about the likely success of the venture. ... more

John Stossel - Fri Feb 24

Want to open a business in America? It isn't easy. ... more

Jeff Carter - Mon Feb 6

I have sat in on classes taught by professors at U of C and I find myself learning something in every one I ever sat in. I take some nugget, some kernel of knowledge out that I didn’t know before. ... more

Townhall.com Staff - Sun Jan 15

This is the time of year when 2012 prediction lists abound. I am struck by how many lists have included some reference to a surge in American entrepreneurship during the next year. Entrepreneurs are clearly being counted upon to act as one of the centerpieces of America's economic recovery. ... more

Terry Paulson - Mon Jan 2

On a recent trip to the Reagan Presidential Library I was struck over and over again by the confidence President Ronald Reagan had in Americans--in American workers, leaders, entrepreneurs, investors, the young and the old. ... more

EU - Thu Dec 22

"This is the first time I think that I or Ryanair have ever been invited to a conference by the European Union. Because as most of you know, the European Union spends most of its time suing me, torturing me, criticizing me or condemning me for lowering the cost of air travel..." said CEO Michael O’Leary. ... more

Cliff May - Thu Nov 3

Imagine someone showing up at your home and saying: “We’re from the government. We’ve determined that this dwelling has more living space than you and your family need. There are so many people who do not have enough. So we’re going to move another family in with you.” ... more

Marvin Olasky - Wed Nov 2

WORLD Magazine’s current cover story is about hope in Afghanistan. This column is about hope in America. Occupy Wall Street cadres shout that selfishness rules America, but thousands of compassionate programs show that an odds-defying altruism remains. Some programs are Christian, some are secular—and let me say a few words about both kinds. ... more

Ed Feulner - Sun Oct 16

As anyone who’s Googled something on an iPad and then tweeted about it will tell you, trail-blazers such as Steve Jobs symbolize American exceptionalism every day. ... more

Reuters News - Mon Oct 10

George Friedman - Wed Oct 5

STRATFOR has examined the plans for dealing with the financial crisis in Europe, and we find them technically plausible, even if they involve navigating something of a minefield. The eurozone’s bailout fund, the European Financial Stability Facility, would be expanded in scope and reach until it can handle the bailout of a major state, the default of a minor state and a banking crisis of unprecedented proportions. ... more

Marvin Olasky - Mon Sep 19

If 'creating jobs' is Job No. 1, lay off the rhetoric ... more