Business Episodes

Business

Rent Control: Who benefits and who loses ? Talking with Ryan Bourne of the Cato Institute.

Jan. 18, 2023

Rent control reduces housing affordability long term.

Guest: Ryan Bourne
Book Reviews Business

Power Failure: The Rise and Fall of an American Icon. In conversation with author William D. Cohan.

Dec. 7, 2022

New York Times bestselling author William D. Cohan discusses his latest book Power Failure. Bill interviewed three of the last four CEOs of General Electric, among many other insiders, to get a first hand account about the …

Business

LatinaVida: Developing a new Generation of Leaders. Talking with Tammy Ramos J.D.

Nov. 22, 2022

Training the diverse future leaders of corporate America.

Business

The Elon Musk Twitter Saga. Talking with financial journalist and best selling author William D. Cohan

Oct. 24, 2022

Elon Musk says he’s over paying for Twitter at $44 billion. The deal is due to close Friday October 28.

Business

Making sense of today's economy: Inflation, Rising Interest Rates, Unemployment and Recession. Talking with Alex Domash, Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School.

Aug. 10, 2022

An overview of the Fed’s fight against inflation, dim prospects for a soft landing and the likelihood of recession in the next 12 to 24 months.

Guest: Alex Domash
Business

How I built my own company: Talking with Victoria Sanchez DeAlba, CEO of DeAlba Communications.

July 7, 2022

Transitioned from journalism to creating her own firm, DeAlba Communications.

Business

Tik Tok: Will Apple and Google remove the popular app from their stores ?

June 29, 2022

FCC Commissioner Carr has called on the two tech giants to drop the Tik Tok app from their stores on security grounds.

Guest: Jim Herlihy
Business

Power to change lives: How to leverage life's obstacles to reach financial success. Talking with author Helen Chong.

June 17, 2022

In her memoir, Helen illustrates the power of the Chinese word for Crisis: the two characters for the word are Danger and Opportunity. She seems to have found opportunities where others might have stepped away. --- Send in a…

Guest: Helen Chong
Business

Woke Inc. Inside America's Social Justice Scam by Vivek Ramaswamy. Talking with Justin Danhof of Strive Asset Management

June 16, 2022

Stakeholder Capitalism ESG or Vivek’s alternate philosophy of Excellence , Opportunity and Civility.

Guest: Justin Danhof
Business

Elon Musk acquires Twitter. In conversation with Professor Ludwig Chincarini.

April 29, 2022

Elon Musk acquired Twitter for $44 billion on April 25. The deal will close later this year. Musk has stated that he believes in Freedom of Speech and looks forward to ensuring that the social media messaging platform contin…

Business

Silicon Valley to Silicon Wadi: California's economic ties with Israel. Talking with Israeli Consul General Shlomi Kofman and Bay Area Council Economic Institute Senior Director, Sean Randolph.

March 30, 2022

Israel has built a broad and deep technology ecosystem in Silicon Valley. And it is a two way street. In addition to the numerous California tech companies with operations in Israel, there are many Israeli companies flourish…

Business

Women in the Cannabis Industry. Talking with Chase Roberts.

March 25, 2022

Legalized Marijuana gives women career and ownership opportunities.

Guest: Chase Roberts
Business

From Silicon Valley to Napa Valley: Talking with entrepreneur Barry Waitte.

March 23, 2022

Transferring a successful entrepreneurial career from high tech Silicon Valley to creating an award winning winery in Napa Valley.

Guest: Barry Waitte
Business

Intention: by Dr. Ian Brooks

March 3, 2022

How to manage transformative change to live your best life.

Guest: Ian Brooks