27 Feb '15, 3am

Maybe The Best Way To Change the World Is To Start a Company via @johnbattelle #newco

(image ) This piece from Smithsonian caught my eye today – Young People Mistrust Government So Much They Aren’t Running for Office . It covers a Rutgers professor who studies millennial attitudes towards politics, and concludes that the much-scrutinized generation abhors politics – logging a ten point decrease in sentiment toward government in just the past decade or so. But I have a different take on why our recent college and high school graduates aren’t opting for politics, and it has to do with a far more positive reason: This is the first generation to come of age in an era where “entrepreneur” is not only a viable career option, it’s actually a compelling one. I’ve never had a real job I didn’t make myself – back when I was starting out some 25+ years ago, the only path that seemed to make sense for me was joining a startup (job #1), or making one myself (jobs #2-7)....

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