Thursday, May 5, 2011

MinnPost: Here's what 'job creators' really need from government

By Scott Burns | Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Source: MinnPost

I am a "job creator," and I have always taken great pride in this role. The business I started with a friend in a St. Paul basement in 2000 now employs more than 70 people in Minnesota. These people enjoy good salaries, benefits, and what I hope is a fulfilling job. We're hiring now, with seven positions open just in our St. Paul office.

Life in our high-tech business is intense, with potential competitors everywhere both domestically and overseas. We must have amazing people on our team to stand a chance of growing our business to its full potential.

As a job creator, here's what I really need out of government.