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January 20: Can capitalism save democracy (and New York)?

20 January 2010 | 201 Comments » | pablo

Today I’m returning to my roots as an entrepreneur and marketing man.  My blog’s fundamental premise:  New York competes in a marketplace of states . We vie with other states for population, talent, jobs, and especially for taxpayers.  Therefore we would be best-served by organizing and conducting ourselves like one very big, very smart modern brand-oriented company.  Today’s winning products and companies become leaders through innovation, through meeting real customer needs, and by delivering great service.

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