Sloan is interested in what leads to success for individuals and for nations. His activities:

From his travels and other experiences, he develops original ideas to improve things:

Income Equality, Innovation, and Happiness of Nations (http://sq.4mg.com/MITpaper.html)

Sharing the World’s Oil Wealth (http://sq.4mg.com/OilWealth.htm)

Explaining China's Dynamic growth (http://sq.4mg.com/china.htm)

Reducing street noise in India (http://sq.4mg.com/horns.htm)

Big Development Opportunities in Egypt (http://sq.4mg.com/Egypt.htm)

Raising Farm Income in Peru (http://sq.4mg.com/PeruFarming.htm)

Puerto Vallarta schools should recruit teaching volunteers (http://www.puertovallarta.net/forum/viewtopic.php?p=97161#97161)

Helping the blind "see" colors (http://abcnews.go.com/Primetime/comments?type=story&id=2311762 - Jan 3, 2009 Comment)

Improving Mexico's largest lake (http://sq.4mg.com/lake_chapala.htm)

Updating Brazil's national motto (http://sq.4mg.com/progresso_ordem.htm)

Improving Kyoto's attractiveness to tourists (http://sq.4mg.com/ImproveKyoto.htm)

Fes improvements - note to the Prime Minister of Morocco (http://sq.4mg.com/FesImprove.htm)

Bogota's tourist crime and traffic - some solutions (http://sq.4mg.com/Bogota_improve.htm)

United Nations - updating its charter (http://sq.4mg.com/UN.htm)

Libertarianism and Equality (http://sq.4mg.com/libertarian.htm)

Halting Litter (http://sq.4mg.com/litter.htm)

Concierges Worldwide (http://sq.4mg.com/concierge25.htm)

Developed a marketing plan for a Native American food specialty with multi-million dollar possibilities

eliminating IRS tax preparation for most US citizens

Go to: Van Sloan's resume page