Business

The Hidden Cost of Food Delivery Apps
Bonus | Member-only episode
Episode
64

The Hidden Cost of Food Delivery Apps

Consumption
Technology
Entrepreneurship
Food & drink
Marketing
Jun 19, 2020
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17
minutes

Food delivery apps have taken over cities across the world, promising delicious food at the tap of a button.

But is it really that simple?

In this episode we discuss what the rise of food delivery apps means for us, for restaurants, and for the people who do the deliveries.

The Boss Who Paid Everyone $70,000
Bonus | Member-only episode
Episode
61

The Boss Who Paid Everyone $70,000

USA
Business
Income inequality
Pandemic
Jun 9, 2020
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14
minutes

In 2015, the boss of an American company decided to pay every employee a minimum wage of $70,000, and cut his salary from $1.1M to $70,000.

Some people said he was mad, and it would never work. Others thought it was a fantastic decision.

In today's episode we tell the story of this company, and find out how it is doing 5 years later.

Palantir: The Most Important Company You’ve Never Heard Of
Bonus | Member-only episode
Episode
29

Palantir: The Most Important Company You’ve Never Heard Of

Donald Trump
Technology
Business
USA
Feb 21, 2020
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14
minutes

You might know nothing about it. But it certainly does (or could do) know a huge amount about you.

Let's take a look at this incredibly powerful company that can see into everything we do.

The Most Successful Advertising Slogans of All Time
Bonus | Member-only episode
Episode
10

The Most Successful Advertising Slogans of All Time

Business
Advertising
Life in the UK
Marketing
Dec 20, 2019
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15
minutes

Today we take a look at three of the most successful advertising slogans of all time.

We'll explain how they work, why they work, and we'll go through any clever twists on language that they use.

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