It's Time For The Sharing Economy To Become The Sharing Society September 23 2014

Freelancers are powering the sharing economy, but they’re not in the driver’s seat. It’s time for independent workers to take their rightful reigns and steer this new marketplace in a more sustainable direction. That starts with applying the ethos of freelancing to solve the challenges of collaborative... read more at Fast Company

Sorry, Unions: Franchises Are Real Small Businesses, Too September 22 2014

If the Obama Administration has its way, Ronald McDonald may soon have to wipe that grin off his face as he stands beneath the Golden Arches. One of the most successful models for expanding small-business ownership in America is under full-scale attack from unions and the White House... read more at The Daily Signal