No job no matter how small is a dead-end job, Koch says. Flipping burgers if you apply diligence and learn to work with others can lead you to become an assistant manager, and then more. People learn by working together. (Bo Rader/Kansas.com) (Oct
Corporate welfare makes up about 25 percent of the annual U.S. tax code, a huge subsidy that not only supports some corporations over others but distorts the economy, and creates "welfare for the wealthy," Charles Koch said. (Bo Rader/Kansas.com)
John Cleese and his comedy troupe friends have made Charles Koch not only laugh but think harder about how to run a $100 billion company. Monty Python films teach us how people can ruin lives and businesses with faulty mental models, he says. Real
The way to create a successful and lasting business it to increase value for others rather than acquire profits for yourself, Charles Koch says. No one wants to pay you anything unless you offer them something that will improve their lives. (Bo Ra
Maybe, but it won't please those seeking a political book. He believes he can enrich people's lives more by explaining how his practical business ideas transformed Koch into a $100 billion company. (Bo Rader/Kansas.com) (Oct. 30, 2015)
Charles Koch never got that call from President Obama that he once thought he'd get. But his sometime critic is now allied with Koch in pondering changes to a criminal justice system that sometimes needlessly damages lives and our economy. (Bo Rad
Wichita is considering selling MacDonald Golf Course to Waterfront developer Johnny Stevens. The par 72 course was once the Wichita Country Club in 1913. The city hadn’t solicited offers for the course.
Wichita police arrested a man on suspicion of aggravated assault and aggravated battery following a drive-by shooting that injured a 2-year-old girl. Police say the shooting was connected to an "ongoing gang feud" between Wichita street gangs.