Category Archives: Business_Ideas

Why We Need Medships – Part 3

GeekPress posted a link to an article published by Fast Company titled “Autonomous Robots Coming To U.S. Hospitals“. ‘The FDA approved the country’s first human-interacting autonomous robot for hospitals on Thursday. The RP-VITA, made by iRobot (best known to consumers … Continue reading

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Advice to the Youth of Spain: Go West

The Spanish youth unemployment rate has reached an unfathomable 55%. Since the political elite that runs Spain is intent on looting the country until it collapses in chaos, an inevitable outcome of a huge mass of restless young men with … Continue reading

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Business Idea: House Sitting in Uruguay

This idea occurred to me while reading the latest Doug Casey-Louis James conversation.  Casey had some interesting observations on the condominium market in Punta del Este, Uruguay: “… here in Punta, very expensive condominium buildings are popping up all along … Continue reading

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Why We Need Medships – Part 2

In a previous post, I noted that the FDA’s power to regulate stem cell therapies is bad news for this important source of medical innovation. I mentioned that my idea of medships (parking cruise ships offshore to use as research … Continue reading

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Business Idea: Emulation and Adaptation

When thinking about starting a business, it is natural to gravitate towards original ideas. The problem with this type of thinking is that truly original ideas are rare. Additionally, it is even more difficult to devise such an idea that … Continue reading

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Young, Hopeless Europeans Flock to Former Colonies

This post title is the title of an article published on CNBC.com today. Young Spaniards are fleeing to Latin America, Portuguese are fleeing to Brazil, Indonesia, and Angola, etc. This trend has been happening for a few years and is … Continue reading

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Business Idea: A Gold/Silver 100% Reserve Bank

This is not an original idea even in today’s world of fiat currencies and fractional reserve banks. I am aware of two precious metals banks that currently exist. The first is Peter Schiff’s Euro Pacific Bank [1]. It is a … Continue reading

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