This Small Business May Be Old School – But It Teaches a Valuable Lesson

I’m sure I’ve mentioned before that my wife is a teacher. And every year more or less around this time she starts up her class store.

It’s a good way to motivate the kids and teach them about money and saving. There’s a few good items — some LEGO minifigs, stickers, colored pens — but honestly most of the stuff is pretty cheap. It’s more about the experience than the actual items. And that prompted this cartoon.

Mark Anderson Mark Anderson's cartoons appear in publications including Forbes, The Wall Street Journal and Harvard Business Review. His business cartoons are available for licensing at his website,