Who Was Hershey’s Chocolate Founder Milton S. Hershey?

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Milton S. Hershey Founder of The Hershey Foods Corp.Founded: 1894 “Give them quality. That’s the best kind of advertising in the world.”—Milton S. Hershey During the late 19th and early 20th centuries, a time when ruthless businesspeople created empires of steel, oil and railroads on the backs … Read more

A Happy Society Is An Entrepreneurial Society

A Happy Society Is An Entrepreneurial Society getty In a recent article, I explored the importance of institutions to successful entrepreneurship. It perhaps stands to reason that if you have high-quality institutions your trust in them, and wider aspects of government, can also be high. This has numerous benefits. For instance, research from Washington State … Read more

How Strengthening Democracy Begins With Better Local News

Darryl Holliday City Bureau How can we make local news into invaluable civic infrastructure? News that’s really a public good? Darryl Holliday is a journalist, participatory-media advocate, and media entrepreneur based in Chicago working on just this. He’s the cofounder of and director of the news lab at City Bureau​, a civic journalism organization based … Read more