Business Casual

Episodes

Feb. 11, 2020

Urge to Merge: Why M&A Deals Happen

For corporations, not everything about getting together is Russell Stover chocolates and long-stemmed roses. So to celebrate the …

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Feb. 4, 2020

You Might Be Sore Tomorrow: Fitness Gets the Tech Treatment

Maybe you’re the kind of person who holds your plank an extra 15 seconds during 6am HIIT class (showoff). Maybe you need a full d…

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Jan. 28, 2020

From Super Bowls to Streaming: Michael Lombardi on the NFL’s Financia…

In five short days on Super Bowl Sunday, Americans will split into two distinct categories: those of us watching for the commerci…

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Jan. 21, 2020

How to Win Deals and Influence People

Look—we all have goals. For some of us, that goal is not lying when we tell the dentist we floss 2x a week. For others, it’s gett…

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Jan. 14, 2020

What Happens When the VC Music Stops?

You know what happens when you assume: you make an investment mistake. So why are so many startup founders and everyday investors…

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Jan. 7, 2020

Hard Work or Nothing: Gary Vaynerchuk Gets Candid

“Best always wins. But first is a great place to be.” 

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Dec. 30, 2019

Blind Gold Rush: The Power and Pitfalls of DTC Retail

This week on Morning Brew’s weekly podcast, Business Casual, we explore the inner workings of direct-to-consumer (DTC) retail wit…

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Dec. 24, 2019

Nothing Is Static: Business Casual Does Decade in Review

Where were you 10 years ago? Morning Brew’s managing editor, Neal Freyman, was trolling Duke basketball players as a college fres…

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Dec. 17, 2019

Suck Our Data and Sell it Back: Kara Swisher on Tech’s Future

What was the first thing you looked at when you woke up this morning? Chances are, it was a product from Facebook, Twitter, Googl…

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Dec. 10, 2019

How Tech Is Making Insurance Sexy

Like building something from Ikea or responding to an “are you in the right headspace to receive information that could possibly …

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Dec. 3, 2019

All Nerds Not Welcome: Why Tech’s Diversity Problem Matters

A few weeks back, Apple came under fire for allegedly deploying biased algorithms to determine credit limits for its Apple Card. …

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Nov. 26, 2019

Digital Gold: Crypto, Libra, and the Future of Blockchain

Let’s face it, no matter how many times you’ve unsuccessfully explained to your mom what bitcoin is, you probably don’t even *rea…

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Nov. 19, 2019

A Different Beast: How TikTok’s Changing Social Media

It’s been a big week for TikTok. The social video app reportedly passed 1.5 billion downloads worldwide, putting it ahead of both…

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Nov. 12, 2019

Risk it all: Matt Ball dissects the streaming wars

Int. Morning Brew office, content team weekly check-in:

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Nov. 4, 2019

Take the money and run: Ben Sun on venture capital

What would you do if you’d just raised a $100 million investment fund? If you’re Ben Sun, co-founder and general partner at NY-ba…

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Oct. 28, 2019

There are no winners: Downtown Josh Brown on the Trade War

You knew it was coming. It’s time for Morning Brew’s weekly podcast, Business Casual, to jump right into the belly of the beast: …

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Oct. 21, 2019

It’s not 1953: Ellevest CEO Sallie Krawcheck on Workplace Diversity

You know what the right thing to do is...but can you act on it? Today on Morning Brew’s podcast Business Casual, Ellevest co-foun…

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Oct. 14, 2019

Knotel: The Amazon of office space

While MySpace was busy ruining friendships in the early aughts, Facebook was readying to upend life as we know it. Knotel CEO Amo…

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Oct. 7, 2019

Who's hungry? ByCHLOE co-founder Sam Wasser on the power of branding

Trends come and go, but lunch is forever. Unless you’re Samantha Wasser, founder of the plant-based and vegan restaurant chain by…

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Sept. 30, 2019

You're the product: Betterment CEO Jon Stein on smart money managers

Newsflash: By 2022, about $4.6 trillion will be managed by roboadvisors—super smart algorithms telling you when and what to inves…

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Sept. 23, 2019

The breakup: Scott Galloway on Big Tech

Breaking up Big Tech: everyone’s talking about it, but is anyone actually doing anything about it? Scott Galloway—NYU professor, …

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