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I just have to share this. It's not really a diary but this guy deserves some major Kos mojo for what he's done today.

Owner of Bob's Red Mill Natural Foods GIVES his company to his employees.

I'll just share one great quote:

“There’s a lot of negative stuff going into business today,” he said. “It’s a good old basic Bible lesson — love of money is the root of all evil. And unfortunately, our entire philosophy today is get all the money you can and whatever way you can. It’s caused many corporations to bite off more than they can chew. And it causes people to do a lot of things just for money that they feel in their hearts is not the right thing to do.”

With his own company, Moore has tried to do just the opposite. In a refreshing twist to the typical tenets of corporate America, Moore thinks of his employees and customers first and foremost.

Thank you, sir. Thank you for showing that business does not have to gouge workers and customers to succeed. You rock.

Originally posted to Killer of Sacred Cows on Mon Nov 12, 2012 at 10:31 PM PST.

Also republished by Street Prophets .

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