Bezos is doing the rounds with a lot of big interviews — this one from 1997 shows how consistent he has been over 20 years . . . This is an interview with Jeff Bezos – the founder of Amazon in 1997. It is very clear that Jeff is already on the right track in… Read More The post Jeff Bezos 1997 Interview appeared first on The Big Picture.
Kudos to Nike for understanding who their customers are and taking a big bold swing. Don’t ask if your dreams are crazy. Ask if they’re crazy enough. #justdoit Nike – Dream Crazy See Also: Nike’s Kaepernick Ad Set to Air on N.F.L.’s Opening Telecast Nike Drops “Dream Crazy” Spot Narrated By Colin Kaepernick The post Dream Crazy appeared first on The Big Picture.
News of this “smallfoot” throws the simple yeti community into an uproar over what else might be out there in the big world beyond their snowy village, in an all new story about friendship, courage and the joy of discovery. Starring: Channing Tatum as the yeti, Migo, James Corden as the Smallfoot, Percy. Also starring… Read More The post Smallfoot (trailer) appeared first on The Big Picture.
Josh and I discuss a recent Bloomberg column of mine — Report Earnings Daily — debating what quarterly earnings report does to companies priorities, namely, Short-Termism. You can subscribe to all of our videos here. Is There a Such Thing as Too Much Transparency? The post Debating Monthly (or Daily) Earnings appeared first on The Big Picture.
“A Star is Born” stars four-time Oscar nominee Bradley Cooper and multiple award-winning, Oscar-nominated music superstar Lady Gaga, in her first leading role in a major motion picture. Cooper helms the drama, marking his directorial debut. Also starring Dave Chappelle, Andrew Dice Clay, and Sam Elliott. A Star is Born Slated for release on October… Read More The post A Star is Born (trailer) appeared first on The Big Picture.
Donald Trump is waging a trade war that hurts a lot of American workers. Maybe he would understand that if our heavy-handed documentaries about the global trading system were more informative Trade: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Source: HBO, YouTube The post John Oliver on Trade appeared first on The Big Picture.
This is amazing: One of the world’s first drone delivery services is all the way in rural Rwanda, where 27 year-old Abdoul Salam Nizeyimana earns a living by launching and retrieving self-flying planes. Nizeyimana was drawn to not only the technology of his employer Zipline but also its mission: to deliver blood to remote hospitals,… Read More The post Hospital Blood Delivery By Drone appeared first on The Big Picture.
George Shearing was born on August 13, 1919. The British born jazz pianist emigrated to the US after Wordl War 2, and recorded for Discovery Records, MGM Records and Capitol Records. He was blind since birth, and composed 300+ titles, including the jazz standard “Lullaby of Birdland”, had multiple albums on the Billboard charts during… Read More The post Lullaby of Birdland – George Shearing – 1987 appeared first on The Big Picture.
Michael Lewis discusses the genesis of The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds: Michael Lewis On How Behavioural Economics Changed The World Michael Lewis is one of the most successful non-fiction authors alive. He has been acclaimed as a genius by Malcolm Gladwell and as the best current writer in America… Read More The post How Behavioral Economics Changed The World appeared first on The Big Picture.
Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google are the four most influential companies on the planet. Just about everyone thinks they know how they got there. Just about everyone is wrong. The Four: The Hidden DNA of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google Source: TED The Four: The Hidden DNA of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google by… Read More The post Scott Galloway’s Ted Talk appeared first on The Big Picture.
The fabled investor on tariffs, taxes, and other Ts driving the market Mario Gabelli: What’s Ahead for Stocks Source: Barron’s 8/2/2018 The post Gabelli: Tariffs, Ten Year Bond, Taxes, Technology appeared first on The Big Picture.
Via Talks at GS: Bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell discusses how he brings some of the most complex topics to life through vivid, accessible writing and compelling characters both on the page and in his hit podcast, “Revisionist History.” Malcolm Gladwell on the Art of Storytelling – From Print to Podcasts The post Malcolm Gladwell on the Art of Storytelling appeared first on The Big Picture.