True understanding of your business and your industry is a necessary step towards becoming successful. Mobile laundry services can be the ideal extension of an existing laundry business. Anyone else will have to deal with high investment costs and relatively low returns. 2. Lydia:Acts 16:14-15, 40. Lydia was a well-known businesswoman who dyed and sold purple cloth. Royalty and the wealthy wore purple cloth. That meant she had a high end target market. Her business had to provide a consistent, high-quality product to meet the standards and needs of a wealthy clientele. She also had employees, which means her company provided jobs for people in her community. Lydia was an entrepreneur who probably would have had a corporate structure. She displayed qualities and skills that included organization management and growth, employee training and development, and strong target market skills. What, then, needs to be done? There is a need for preventive careâ€”that is, for building into the organization systematic monitoring and testing of its theory of the business. There is a need for early diagnosis. Finally, there is a need to rethink a theory that is stagnating and to take effective action in order to change policies and practices, bringing the organization’s behavior in line with the new realities of its environment, with a new definition of its mission, and with new core competencies to be developed and acquired. If you are advocating redistribution of wealth, I say that is a violation of freedoms. If you are advocating each person pay for the system through taxes, then you really haven’t done anything. People will still be paying for their healthcare(and those who can’t pay taxes won’t be paying for it). Thank you for reading my hub. And please do research this- the more people that know about it-might be our saving grace. I was really surprised-but as you read Charles Hilton comment-he is more aware of what is going on with our government, than most people I know. 1. Medical education costs is a red herring and has little to do with efficiency, efficacy and methods of paying for care. Sen sees people as Agentsâ€ of Change, not passive recipients of benefits or mute followers of expert created policies. In Sen’s view, in the development process people have to be seen â€¦ as being actively involved – given the opportunity – in shaping their own destiny, and not just as passive recipients of the fruits of cunning development programs.â€ So the central theme of development is to enable people to become agents of change in their own lives. When people, individually or in groups, are recognized as agents, they can define their priorities and also choose the suitable means to achieve them.