Morning Report

What you need to know one minute before daylight
December 7, 2018

A Sudden Rush to Go Public, Amazon Looking at Airports, and MoviePass Is Still Trying

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. Good Friday Morning, DAYLIGHT   Lyft filed an IPO with the SEC ahead of...
December 6, 2018

Facebook’s Priorities, The Case for a Carbon Tax, A Bookstore’s Fear of Regulation

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. Good Thursday Morning, DAYLIGHT   There was a hilarious tweet yesterday saying, “I’m so...
December 5, 2018

How to Save on Workers Comp, How to Engage E-Commerce Customers, and How a 7-Year-Old Made $22 Million

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. Good Wednesday Morning, DAYLIGHT   Here’s how a 7-year-old made $22 million playing with...
December 4, 2018

Marketer of the Year, Stripe Goes After Square, and a New Way to Get Through Airport Security

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. Good Tuesday Morning, DAYLIGHT The yield curve has begun to flip. Since 1960, every...
December 3, 2018

Voice Marketing, Black Christmas Trees, and a Weakening Global Economy

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. Good Monday Morning, DAYLIGHT With hot markets cooling and mortgage rates rising, increasingly desperate...
November 30, 2018

Another Data Breach, a Lesson in Pricing, and How One Company Gets More From Its Employees

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. Good Friday Morning, DAYLIGHT   Marriott, the hotel chain, has revealed a data breach...
November 29, 2018

Where to Find a CFO, Why US Life Expectancy Is Falling, Why Donald Trump Was a Great Sports Team Owner

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. Good Thursday Morning, DAYLIGHT   Today’s feel-good story – Brewers across the state of...
November 28, 2018

Is There a Debt Crisis? Can Cannabis Light Up an L.A. Neighborhood? Is Harvard to Blame for Sheryl Sandberg?

Get the Oxford Morning Report everyday. Click here for a free subscription. Good Wednesday Morning, DAYLIGHT   A Volkswagen and Ford alliance might be one borne out...
November 27, 2018

A New Giant In Digital Ads, an Atlanta Manufacturer Understands Women, and a Business Owner Is Nominated for a Nobel

Get the Oxford Morning Report everyday. Click here for a free subscription. Good Tuesday Morning, DAYLIGHT   José Andrés, who owns restaurants in Washington DC, and elsewhere,...
November 26, 2018

Brick-and-Mortar Retail Declines, How One Company Evades Tariffs, and Silicon Valley Discovers Bread

Get the Oxford Morning Report everyday. Click here for a free subscription. Good Monday Morning, DAYLIGHT We hope you all had a great Thanksgiving break and we...
November 20, 2018

The Warby-Parker of Luggage, Digital Journalism Startups Struggle, and America’s Wedding Retailer Fails

Get the Oxford Morning Report everyday. Click here for a free subscription. Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Note from Content Team: This is the last report of...
November 19, 2018

Victoria’s Secret in #MeToo, Millennial Thanksgiving and Channing Dungey to Leave ABC

Get the Oxford Morning Report everyday. Click here for a free subscription. Good Monday Morning, Daylight – Channing Dungey, head of ABC Entertainment, does not intend to...
November 16, 2018

Lessons From Facebook, Inside a Total Rebrand, and a Capitalist Revolution

Get the Oxford Morning Report everyday. Click here for a free subscription. Good Friday Morning, Daylight – Shameless plug. Check out the GSU profile on our M&A...
November 15, 2018

Does Your Spouse Get Involved in the Business? Have You Re-Thought Your Holiday Party Plans? How Much Money Can Uber Lose?

Get the Oxford Morning Report everyday. Click here for a free subscription. Good Thursday Morning, Daylight –  Keeping business and personal affairs separate is ideal, but when...
November 14, 2018

Entrepreneurial Hotline Coming, The Tech Supporting a Salad Chain, and a ‘Fleet of Rolling Love Dens’

Get the Oxford Morning Report everyday. Click here for a free subscription. Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Are you ready for that infamous 3 a.m phone call?...
November 13, 2018

A Bootstrapped Unicorn, How The Tax Cut Affected Business Investment and Call Cliff For a Number Two Who Can Do

Get the Oxford Morning Report everyday. Click here for a free subscription. Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Field Report from Cliff: The new crisis is talent and...
November 12, 2018

Arkansas’s Grand Experiment with Minimum Wage, A Creative Approach to Private Equity and Is Now The Time to Sell The Business?

Good Monday Morning, Get the Oxford Morning Report everyday. Click here for a free subscription. Daylight – Loren’s Note – Last week, Mind Your Business taped at...
November 9, 2018

HQs Leaving the Suburbs, Upside of Business Coaches and San Francisco Votes for Prop C

Good Friday Morning, Daylight – Google employees gain a victory after the company said it would do away with forced arbitration when reporting sexual misconduct allegations....
November 8, 2018

Vice Isn’t Selling, Cliff’s Take on Milk and Tequila and Musk Says Ford’s Days are Numbered

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – Big development in new media – Vice will shrink its workforce by as much as 15 percent to address stalling growth....
November 7, 2018

The Benefits of Divided Government, Millennials Look To Make An Entrepreneurial Impact, the NFL’s Half-Time Problem

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Apologies for the delay – Last minute check-ins on the Midterms.   Election Day is over and Shake Shack isn’t giving...
November 6, 2018

Amazon’s HQ2 to Split in Two, Atlanta Gulch Deal Gets Greenlight, Midterm Election Food Deals and Relief Rally

Good Friday Morning, Daylight – It is truly an HQ2, as in there will be two of them. Amazon plans to split their second HQ between...
November 5, 2018

No HQ2 for Atlanta? How Do You Decide a Venture Has Failed? A Creative Approach to Turnover

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – Not-so-failing NY Times’s digital-only option has paid subscriptions at four million. Fun fact: 60,000 of the new subscribers hopped on for...
November 2, 2018

Young Entrepreneur of the Year, Another Reason Not to Take Venture Capital, Are You A Forbes Small Giant?

Good Friday Morning, Daylight – Loren’s Take  – We held the Forbes Small Giants Forum this week in New York City, honoring the best small companies...
November 1, 2018

We’re Open to Suggestions, Waymo’s Slow Rollout, No Weed Soda for Coke and Bitcoin Turns Ten

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – Note from Chief of Content Loren Feldman – As of today, Millennial Matt and I will be taking responsibility for the...
October 30, 2018

Keep Your Eye On Your Grill, Kristen O’Hara Snubs Snap, Oil Falls to $67 Per Barrel and Bezos Spread Too Thin

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – What’s hurting Amazon is not hard to see as any of us could say, “I’m familiar.” Bezos is spread too thin,...
October 29, 2018

Two Cream Horn Deals, Italy’s Wild Boars Stroll Through Rome and OK Cafe’s Vicious Land Deal Rumor

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – Two cream horn deals – IBM bought North Carolina-based Red Hat, an open source software maker, for $34 billion, $14 billion...
October 26, 2018

Snapchat Loses Two Million Users, Meal Kit Companies Consolidate and Michael Myers and The McRib Keep Coming Back

Good Friday Morning, Daylight – Millennial Matt here writing today’s Morning Report. Cliff will return Monday. Hot – Snapchat lost two million users in Q3. The...
October 25, 2018

Superstar Meltdown, Lyft Buys Bluevision Labs, Mavericks Lose, Zac Brown Band and Hawks Win

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – We all have been here – bring in a high-priced super star talent and they turn out a total loser just...
October 24, 2018

PNC Puts Big Points On Board, Musk Digs Boring Tunnel in LA, NCR Buys JetPay and Detroit Will Eat Dust Again

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – The time to bet against an Entrepreneur is not when they are flat on their backs with loads of problems like...
October 23, 2018

Ferragamo’s Fold, Harley Hell on P&L, Morning Report Moves to Master Oct. 31 and Conduit Bonds for Entrepreneurs

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Shares in Salvatore Ferragamo rose yesterday amid speculation the recent death of the shoemaker’s longtime leader, Wanda Ferragamo, could open the door...