Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Explains Free College Tuition Plan on The Daily Show


Jon Stewart talks with Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz following yesterday’s announcement that Starbucks will fund the cost of a college education for thousands of workers at a cost of millions of dollars per year for the chain. “Starbucks is a people-based company,” Schultz says, detailing the plan. Considering that it’s The Daily Show, there are relatively few laughs, but the executive describes the basic details and says the initiative is designed to add value to the company. “You’ve got some venti balls, my friend,” says Stewart.

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