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Mitt Romney Business Experience

Romney's Cudgel: The Myth of Business Relevance

Ken Allen | Posted 12.31.2012 | Politics
Ken Allen

How many voters who have no faith in anything Romney says assert that they will vote for him because his business experience may help him lead the country out of the economic doldrums?

Presidential Job Opening, Business Experience Not Required

Jodi Beggs | Posted 12.23.2012 | Politics
Jodi Beggs

Perhaps running a government like a business isn't the best idea ever.

A CEO Does Not a President Make: Or Romney and the Myth of 'Business Experience'

Steven Paul Leiva | Posted 12.22.2012 | Politics
Steven Paul Leiva

Romney's main pitch is that because of his business experience he will make an excellent president. And that because President Obama did not have business experience, he is not an excellent president. But there is a fallacy in this logic.

Let's Call Mitt's Brand of Business What It Is: Extractive

Marjorie Kelly | Posted 11.07.2012 | Business
Marjorie Kelly

Setting aside the arcane details of the tax-avoidance tactics in question, it's worth pausing to note what an extraordinary view we're seeing in this election of a particular way of doing business.

For Mitt, Firing People Is the Context

Michael Sigman | Posted 03.16.2012 | Politics
Michael Sigman

"I like being able to fire people who provide services to me" may well become Mitt Romney's most memorable line, if only because he actually meant it.