Harvard Business School professors discuss and debate current events that sit at the crossroads of business and culture. Youngme Moon, Mihir Desai, and Felix Oberholzer-Gee engage in a spirited discussion on a range of topics torn from the headlines — from Facebook, to free trade, to the #MeToo movement. Informed by their unique expertise as professors at one of the world’s leading business schools, their takes are always surprising, unconventional, and insightful.
Naomi Osaka and the G7’s Global Minimum Tax
What is the meaning of Naomi Osaka’s exit from the French Open? Does the G7’s bid for a global minimum tax make sense? Rawi and Mihir discuss.
Old Habits and New Rituals (with Mike Norton)
Youngme and Felix invite their friend and bestselling author, Harvard Business School professor Mike Norton, to discuss the old habits and new rituals we have formed over the past year, during the pandemic.
The Shopping Episode: Retail Trends We’re Watching
Youngme, Mihir, and Felix share their shopping habits and the retail trends they’re keeping an eye on.
Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace (with Frances Frei)
Youngme and Felix invite their friend and celebrated author, consultant, and Harvard Business School professor Frances Frei, to discuss the challenges of bringing true diversity and inclusion into the workplace.
Raising the Capital Gains Tax, and Creating Better Simpler Strategy
Youngme, Mihir, and Felix debate whether it makes sense to raise the capital gains tax. They also discuss how companies can create better and more creative competitive strategies – the topic of Felix’s new book, “Better Simpler Strategy.”
Earnings Roundup: Crocs, Danone, PayPal, and More
Is Danone an example of failed stakeholder capitalism? Why did Zynga acquire Chartboost? Rebecca, Rawi, and Felix discuss earnings and the recent performance of companies they follow.
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My son introduced me to this and I have to say I’m really enjoys the seemingly informal discussions and friendly banter among the hosts. Highly recommended.
Love the discussions, easy conversation, incredibly wise insights