Entrepreneurs and investors are very important to our economy. They keep the economy vibrant and nimble, and they help the “gale of creative destruction” that creates innovation and progress and wealth and allows the economy to remain competitive. And they deserve credit for that.
But we are all in this together.
And what “creates” most of the jobs in our economy is the healthy economic ecosystem, not one privileged part of it. Without healthy potential customers, in other words, entrepreneurs and investors can’t do jack.
via No, Entrepreneurs Like Steve Jobs Do Not ‘Create Jobs’ By Inventing Products Like The iPhone.