Morning Report

May 15, 2019

A ‘Sober Pub,’ Uber Wins an NLRB Ruling, and How to Hire Ex-Inmates

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. MARKETING Mailchimp is targeting small businesses with a new full marketing platform: The platform...
May 14, 2019

Funding Women, an In-Store Kitchen for Pets, and Helping Startups Fail

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. FINANCE Inc. has created a database to track investors who fund women entrepreneurs: “It’s...
May 13, 2019

Body by Bacon, a Honeypot for Hackers, and Putting the Cult in Culture

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. HUMAN RESOURCES Are corporate cultures becoming too cultish? “Many of the companies we celebrate...
May 10, 2019

Breaking Up Facebook, Learning From Dr. Bronner’s, and When Co-Founders Get Pregnant

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY   A co-founder of a robotics company talks about being black,...
May 9, 2019

Liquid Death, Kombucha Competition, and the Profit Motive

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. PROFIT We hear a lot about companies putting purpose before profits, but isn’t making...
May 8, 2019

Voice Ads, Wine-and-Weed Tours, and, Yes, Groupon Still Exists

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. SPOTLIGHT At Cliff Oxford’s request, this week’s Commerce Dinner and Entrepreneur Briefing have been...
May 7, 2019

Disappearing Gig Workers, Tracking Cookies, and Telling Your Parents You’re Selling Weed

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. MARKETING Google is looking to limit the use of tracking cookies, which could entrench...
May 6, 2019

Team-Building Nightmares, Helping 40-Somethings With Dating Apps, and a Small Giants Recap

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   Last week, at the Small Giants Summit in Detroit, Steve Palmer, the...
May 3, 2019

From Malls to ‘Alls’ and Study Finds Pessimistic Entrepreneurs Outlast the Optimists

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   A new study says pessimistic entrepreneurs last longer than optimistic ones: “Optimistic...
May 2, 2019

P&G’s Plan to Survive Retail Climate and Is Slack Destroying Productivity?

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   Is Slack destroying workplace productivity? “This type of software is meant to...
May 1, 2019

A New Forbes Small Giant, The Future of the Tomato, and ‘Shark Tank’ Redemption

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   The 2019 list of Forbes Small Giants is out, and one of...
April 30, 2019

Blue-Collar Women, Amazon’s Automated Firings, and the Raisin Industry’s Dilemma

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   The Verge has uncovered evidence that Amazon uses artificial intelligence to fire...