Rather than completely rebuilding the Patent System... reinstate a version of The Disclosure Document Program with information to be kept Confidential by the USPTO but to be accessed as evidence of Date of Invention if needed. Keep electronic files Indefinately. I actually have a more thorough explanation but this is a simple, cost effective, way to address some of the issues brought up by Internation Mega-Corporations ...more »
Make Entrepreneurship a part of the EDUCATION standards in America.
We don't have enough jobs - teach students how to run a business, make it fun, they should know how to make a living themselves. Too many college and high school kids think when they are done with school they go hunting for jobs - teach them to make their own living.
Then offer free training via service providers like the SBA.
Ideas to jump start jobs creation and innovation in American. I have participated and advised my local government officials on ideas for creating jobs and what I found astounded me. 1. Officials play it safe with federal dollars: Outcome > no innovation or job creation just same ole same ole. (Has to be some level of risk taken) 2. Once the federal dollars were available. Local gatekeepers rewarded there friends or shuffled ...more »
The SBA should ReHire recently retired and laid off business professionals to work with the SBA's SCORE Program which provides direct business counseling services to new Entrepreneurs. This would serve to remove large numbers of skilled and talented workers from the unemployment roles and at the same time give Entrepreneurs the guidance they require to become successful! These new SCORE advisers should be given the ...more »
I suggest you...explore that idea and fine tune like that of Paul Newman a model state wide that any workforce investment board can create. Profit's to any education foundation to solve the Racial Achievement Gap. High risk youth, as a Gang for Good! so partner with an existing business: owners in training, mentoring, life plan and not just a idea, framework found within the site: www.linkedin.com/in/grupoamistad Who ...more »
I suggest you create a National RPS of at least 30% by 2030. Recent studies show that renewable energy is the fastest growing sector in the economy, and is creating the most jobs, and generating power that is less expensive than than new conventional energy (even if it does cost more than conventional energy from old fully depreciated power plants that are due for replacement). But, the United States is one of only ...more »
Dear Start Up America - President Obama and Staff, Understanding our government is innovation new ways to create jobs here in America, I believe I have a promising solution that can add to achieving this immediately and in a big way. Companies cannot ignore the fact that the world is becoming more unsafe, and that many foreign countries which offer contact center services are inherently unstable either economically, ...more »