Morning Report

March 6, 2019

The Dangers of Having Too Much Money and Not Understanding Social Media

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   Why did meal-kit service Munchery fail? In a Chapter 11 filing, CEO...
March 5, 2019

Geek Philanthropy, the Netflix of Podcasting, and Cliff Oxford on Membership Models

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. CLIFF’S TAKE   The owner of several Morton’s Steakhouses out of Houston asked if...
March 4, 2019

Where Barbers Make $180,000 a Year. And When Women Pitch Women for Capital

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   How hot is the Midland-Odessa job market in West Texas, in the...
March 1, 2019

Addicts Turned Entrepreneurs, Amazon’s Counterfeiters, and Why Chatbots Are Female

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   Amazon says it has a new plan to help brands battle counterfeiters,...
February 28, 2019

Musk Back on the Twitter Train and Best Buy’s Turnaround

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   Best Buy’s shares climbing up to 17 percent just became an example...
February 27, 2019

Are You a Tough Boss?

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   “Am I a tough boss sometimes? Yes,” Senator Amy Klobuchar said in...
February 26, 2019

Miserable MBAs, the Eddie Murphy Rule, and Managing a Business Crisis

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   A reporter went to his 15th Harvard Business School reunion and found...
February 25, 2019

The New Cash Crop, The Right Way to Give Feedback, and Honoring the Super Soaker

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February 22, 2019

Eliminating Waste, Trolling Your Competition, and the Fax Machines of Israel

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February 21, 2019

Google’s Secret Microphone, Hackable Blockchains, and the Last Days of Theranos

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. Good Thursday Morning, DAYLIGHT   As Theranos was collapsing, Elizabeth Holmes, who had a...
February 20, 2019

Going Public Made Easy and Sierra Nevada Buys Sufferfest Beer

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. Good Wednesday Morning, DAYLIGHT   The SEC wants to make it easier for companies...
February 19, 2019

Cliff Oxford’s Take: When the Bank Threatens to Freeze Your Credit Line

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February 18, 2019

Is Atlanta Ready for an Invasion of Buc-ee’s?

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. Good Monday Morning, DAYLIGHT   Operating in one retail segment the internet can’t defeat,...
February 15, 2019

Dubai’s Startups, How to Hire a Millennial and Do You Have a Sonic Logo?

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. Good Friday Morning, DAYLIGHT   For the second year in a row, Amazon will...
February 14, 2019

Don’t Buy Roses, Call Your Accountant, and Even Twitter’s CEO Is Confused by Twitter

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. Good Thursday Morning, DAYLIGHT   Americans will spend close to $2 billion on flowers...
February 13, 2019

Haute Hijabs, Tinder for Cows, and No More One-Way Trips to Mars

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February 12, 2019

Blitzscaling vs. Bootstrapping and Vanderbloemen Search Expands Its Vision

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. Good Tuesday Morning, DAYLIGHT A new book titled Blitzscaling argues that in today’s venture-backed...
February 11, 2019

A Second Chance for Atlanta? The Next Wave of Unicorns, and Building a Business on ‘Retail Arbitrage’

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. Good Monday Morning, DAYLIGHT   Are you paying attention, Atlanta? With opposition mounting, Amazon...