WeWork, Its Valuation Plummeting, Will Postpone Its IPO
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 03:19
Valued at $47 billion in January, the startup recently received a valuation of just $15 billion—or maybe even less.
Four-Time Olympian Silken Laumann on ‘Going Through Hell’ With Mental Illness—While Remaining Atop Her Game
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 03:29
Olympian Silken Laumann discusses mental illness during Fortune's Most Powerful Women Summit—international edition.
Former PepsiCo CEO Aims to Create a ‘Sisterhood’ of Women Leaders
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 03:40
Indra Nooyi says she wants to pay it forward to the next generation of women leaders by writing a book.
At Rio Rancho Rally, Trump Vows to Win New Mexico
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 04:24
“We will win the great state of New Mexico in 2020,” Trump declared.
‘Kim’s Convenience’ Star: Now’s the Time for Artists of Color
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 06:25
Asian-Canadian actress Jean Yoon told guests at the MPW International Summit that the entertainment industry is starting to recognize that diverse casting means big business.
Why Bill Gates Thinks It’s Time to End Subsidies for Wind and Solar Power
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 12:20
After decades of incentives, wind and solar have been deployed widely enough for manufacturers to drive down costs.
The Markets’ Fed Bet: CEO Daily
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 12:29
Must-read business news, delivered every morning.
Why a Postponed WeWork IPO Wouldn’t Be Bad News for the IPO Market
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 13:00
The problems plaguing WeWork are self-inflicted, and don't reflect the broader IPO market.
Blackstone CEO’s Leadership Lesson: Think Big and Never Give Up
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 13:30
Stephen Schwarzman shares his life lessons in building Blackstone Group into one of the world's most successful investment firms.
Is The Tech Sector Going On Climate Strike? — The Loop
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 14:19
On the revolutions in energy, technology, and sustainability.
Here’s What You Need to Know About Israel’s Repeat Election
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 14:29
Israelis are going to the polls for the second time this year. Here's what you need to know about the implications for Benjamin Netanyahu and rival Benny Gantz.
Lewandowski to Testify at First Impeachment Hearing as Democrats Investigate Trump
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 14:30
Corey Lewandowski, Trump's outspoken former campaign manager, is scheduled to appear Tuesday.
The Mandalorian
Sunday, 15 September 2019 01:00

This comes out in two months — Guess I am subscribing to Disney Plus . . .   The Mandalorian Official Trailer (2019) Disney, Star Wars Series HD   After the stories of Jango and Boba Fett, another warrior emerges in the Star Wars universe. “The Mandalorian” is set after the fall of the Empire…

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The Debate
Sunday, 15 September 2019 13:00

It was boring. The whole world tuned in… And then the whole world tuned out. This is why Roger Ailes succeeded, he knew it was all about showbiz, and the only person on stage who seemed to know this was Julian Castro. Yes, he was the big winner of the night, even though he called…

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10 Sunday Reads
Sunday, 15 September 2019 13:55

My easy like Sunday morning reads: • This Pizza Pays a Living Wage: Fast-casual chain &Pizza wants to become the most progressive fast-food employer in the U.S. (Bloomberg Businessweek) • It Is Very Bad That Our President Reportedly Lied About Trade Negotiations With China (Slate) see also Everyone has forgotten about why Donald Trump can’t…

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Transcript: John Browne
Sunday, 15 September 2019 19:00

    The transcript from this week’s MIB: Lord John Browne, CEO of BP, is below. You can stream/download the full conversation, including the podcast extras on Apple iTunes, Overcast, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Bloomberg, and Stitcher. All of our earlier podcasts on your favorite pod hosts can be found here.   ~~~   VOICE-OVER: This is Masters in Business with Barry Ritholtz…

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Nick Hanauer: The dirty secret of capitalism
Monday, 16 September 2019 01:00

MIB guest Nick Hanauer delivers a short TED talk on inequality and policy. He was thrust into public view for his 2014 column “The Pitchforks Are Coming… For Us Plutocrats.” Nick was the first outside investor in Amazon.com; He was the founder and chairman of Aquantive (sold to Microsoft in 2007 for $6.4 billion in cash). He…

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Which States Could Suffer the Most From Trade War Tariffs?
Monday, 16 September 2019 13:00

Source: How Much   This is pretty amazing: • Throughout 2019, the U.S. imposed $250 billion in tariffs on imported Chinese products. China retaliated with $110 billion in tariffs against American exports. • States on the West Coast, Gulf Coast, and Mid-Atlantic region stand to lose the most money as a result of these export…

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10 Monday AM Reads
Monday, 16 September 2019 14:00

My back-to-work morning train reads: • The Death Stars of our economy can use economic power to add services and features that can destroy a promising business (Scott Galloway) • A generation of economists helped get us into this mess. A new generation can get us out. (Vox) see also The U.S. Is Spending More…

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