Unknown, unknowns - These are the things out of nowhere that turn markets upside down, and send executives scrambling. A data-mining company called DataMetrex scours social media for clues about the next Big Thing… clients include NATO and the CIA. CEO Marshall Gunter explains how they do it.
Aim High, Work Hard - My friend and former BloombergTV co-Anchor Cory Johnson has launched The Drill Down podcast as business news platform for business-minded people. Like me, Cory is unapologetically optimistic on what American Ingenuity can accomplish. He shares insights and observations about which companies are winning in 2021… and why.
Biologist Dr. Deborah Brosnan helps businesses and governments around the world identify practical solutions to environmental challenges. She analyzes what Washington’s trillion dollar Green Plan means for our economy, and specifically how we’ll get there.
Future of Health Care - Chris Plance of PA Consulting helps hospitals save lives… from Robotics to Blockchain, he evaluates which cutting edge technologies make the biggest difference. He’s also lectures at the Rutgers Business School in New Jersey.
Plowshares & Profits - Top-rated agricultural commodities analyst, former investment banker and Marine Corps veteran Chris Narayanan now advises family farmers on the business of farming, as part of the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture. It’s American Ingenuity come home, and I love the mission
Good to Great - Best-selling author Scott Kirsner founded Innovation Leader to advise CEOs on how to cultivate new ideas within their organizations. As someone focused on American Ingenuity, I want to know his secrets.
I have purposely avoided investing in cannabis. The topic makes me uncomfortable and the science feels nebulous. CEO Liz Wald of Good Earth Organics begs to differ, and she joins us for a spirited, thoughtful conversation.
Thank you for your many thoughtful emails over the past several weeks on money and markets. I love getting great questions, and if one person has asked, probably ten others have been wondering too. So today we’ll do this together… answering every question one at a time.
The Chartist – Top Technical Strategist Chris Verrone of Strategas Research joins us to interpret the charts and share tactical ideas for Q1. Chris describes his work as “technical ideas for fundamental investors” and I read his note every morning. Having been named by Institutional Investor as one of Wall Street's top three strategists for a record seventh year in a row, Chris is exceptional.