Jan. 3, 2021

A 2021 update from Kinsey

Happy New Year! I’m your Business Casual host, Kinsey Grant, and I’m popping in with a quick update on your favorite podcast (thi…

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Dec. 31, 2020

Innovation ages like a fine wine

Imagine an industry lacking broadscale innovation for 100+ years. Your first thought is probably WTF and your second is probably …

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Dec. 29, 2020

Gary Vaynerchuk: Booze can do better

How do you know the alcoholic beverage industry is broken? When it leaves enture swaths of potential drinkers out to dry. Accordi…

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Dec. 24, 2020

The OnlyFans effect on the porn industry

What have creator-first platforms like OnlyFans done to the porn industry? Today, we’re going to find out. And we’re doing it wit…

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Dec. 22, 2020

How does the porn business work?

There’s a lot of money to be made in adult entertainment...but not everyone can make it. Today, let’s take a deeper look at pitfa…

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Dec. 17, 2020

The solution to clothing’s sustainability problem with Patagonia’s CEO

Last episode, we got a deeper understanding of fast fashion’s unfathomably negative impacts on the environment and supply chains …

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Dec. 15, 2020

Your clothes have a dirty secret

We need clothing like we need food and shelter—it’s a basic necessity. But what if you knew that basic necessity was destroying t…

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Dec. 10, 2020

Where are all the electric vehicles?

We know they’re good for the environment, good for automakers hoping to turn a healthy profit, and good for consumers looking to …

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Dec. 8, 2020

Who owns our electric future?

Do multi-billion-dollar investments from legacy players mean anything? Will consumers follow the lead of Detroit’s top brass? Can…

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Dec. 3, 2020

Big Tech monopolies and the innovation chill

At what point does “participating in a new format” turn into “stealing an idea?” In the world of Big Tech, the line is incredibly…

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Dec. 1, 2020

Big Tech’s copycat problem

You know I’m right—a Story on Snap is acutely different from one on Instagram or a Fleet on Twitter. If you post a story on Faceb…

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Nov. 26, 2020

Mental health innovation starts here

We’ve applied long-held principles of technology startups to industries across the board, from adult entertainment to transportat…

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Nov. 24, 2020

Who can solve our mental health crisis?

Young companies attempting to address our crippling mental health epidemic face a barrage of hurdles businesses with more traditi…

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Nov. 19, 2020

Retail has an innovation problem

It’s easy to buy something in a store—all it takes is the tap of a smartphone and you’re done. How come, then, buying things onli…

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Nov. 17, 2020

E-commerce is retail’s promised land

For an economy that’s almost constantly buying things, we sure have a lot of struggling retailers. That’s due to a confluence of …

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Nov. 16, 2020

Fresh Invest: The IPO Rush

Check out the first episode of Morning Brew's podcast with Fidelity, Fresh Invest. Morning Brew’s CEO, Alex Lieberman, is many th…

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Nov. 12, 2020

Want to predict the future? Look to gaming

You might not know it, but the video gaming industry has long been the harbinger of life-changing, widespread tech we almost alwa…

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Nov. 10, 2020

How gaming wins the streaming wars

By some estimates, there will be about 3 billion gamers worldwide by 2023. For comparison, Netflix has 170 million subscribers gl…

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