Why This Wealthy Venture Capitalist Doesn't Consider Himself a "Job Creator"

This TED Talk by Nick Hanauer was initially not posted by TED due to its controversial thesis. In his short speech, Hanauer points out the inaccuracy of calling business owners "job creators", and the problems that result from perpetuating this world view– most notably income inequality.

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Why This Wealthy Venture Capitalist Doesn't Consider Himself a "Job Creator"