Growth has lifted humanity from the caves to the cities and given us civilization. Yet today it is scapegoated by its critics for causing many societal ills. Growth's critics rightfully sound the alarm on environmental and social problems. But their criticism of growth misses the real issues of poor policy and misguided public values.
The traditional way to build a business is to build an owner-reliant business. You, the business owner, gather up the reins of power -- you manage the key activities of the company, you make all the key decisions (or at least review them), you create the plan, and you lead the execution of that plan.