Morning Report

October 1, 2019

Dropping Health Insurance, Making Websites Accessible, and the Vagina Economy

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. HUMAN RESOURCES A gym injury led Jason Schappert to drop his employee health plan:...
September 30, 2019

The $70,000 Minimum Wage, Rover Outraces Wag, and the First Gas Station to Go All-Electric

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. ENERGY A D.C.-area gas station is the first in the country to shut off...
September 27, 2019

Is Silicon Valley’s Business Model at Risk? Is Instagram Losing What Made It Successful?

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. SILICON VALLEY All of a sudden, Wall Street cares whether a company is making...
September 26, 2019

Don’t Listen to Anna Wintour. Uber’s Customer Service Problem. And Why Bankruptcy Is Getting Easier

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. MANAGEMENT Have you been tempted to take Anna Wintour’s master class in how to...
September 25, 2019

Contractors Try a Union, Farmers Plant Solar Panels, and India Fails the Underwear Test

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. STARTUPS WeWork’s struggles are giving its smaller competitors a chance to differentiate themselves: “Deals...
September 24, 2019

Amazon Targets Allbirds. Is Mark Zuckerberg Voldemort? Can Employees Be Fired for Being Gay?

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. MARKETING Advertisers are leaving money on the table by stereotyping the over-50 set, a...
September 23, 2019

Why Farmers Still Use Roundup, the Problem with Hiring for Fit, and How Amazon Built a Car Company

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. MARKETING Companies are getting scammed by imposter influencers: “Scammers, using throwaway email accounts and...
September 20, 2019

Paying to Play with Google, Amazon Gets Serious about Climate, and Why Silicon Valley Needs Therapy

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. MARKETING Businesses continue to struggle with Google pay-per-click advertising: “John Holloway estimates that his...
September 19, 2019

Is It All About the Profits? Can We Plant 1 Trillion Trees? Is It Time to Kill Free Shipping?

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. MANAGEMENT Actually, say some leaders of big business, it really is all about the...
September 18, 2019

Lawyers for Rent, Rolling Papers of Gold, and the Right Way to Address Female Founders

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. HUMAN RESOURCES A survey conducted by a video-conferencing company found that remote workers are...
September 17, 2019

Amazon Search Favors Amazon, ThirdLove Has an Image Problem, and Another Trade War Looms

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. E-COMMERCE The Wall Street Journal reports that Amazon changed its search algorithm in a...
September 16, 2019

Oil Prices Soar, Farmers Find an Alternative for Corn, and Building the ‘Nike of Sleep’

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. THE ECONOMY The Saudi attacks could send oil prices soaring: “The oil market will...