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Dear Graduate

Dal LaMagna | Posted 07.04.2011 | College
Dal LaMagna

One of the harder problems about being an entrepreneur is letting go of the security of the job you might have with some large company. Chances are this isn't your problem if you're a recent graduate; so go for it.

Google Drops $48. I'm Pissed.

Dal LaMagna | Posted 06.15.2011 | Business
Dal LaMagna

Let's start with the fact that I own 5,000 shares of Google. Google makes 18% more money on 27% more sales the first quarter of 2011 than the first q...

Yeah Unions!

Dal LaMagna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dal LaMagna

If you are wondering why the right to collective bargaining is so important for union workers here is a story about my father.

Responsible Capitalists at Bishop Loughlin High School

Dal LaMagna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Dal LaMagna

I agreed to teach an hour-long class to seniors at my Brooklyn-based high school alma mater, thinking I might inspire some young people to start and operate their own small business, as I myself had done at their age, and to do it responsibly.

Running a Business in Your Own Yard

Dal LaMagna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dal LaMagna

Here's some practical advice for running and starting a low-cost, no-overhead business for other compulsive capitalists out there. It's a business anyone with extra stuff can do: A yard sale.