Morning Report

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...
April 29, 2019

Hiring Older Workers, The Problem With ‘Shark Tank,’ and an Amazing Customer Service Story

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   Every day, New York City publishes a daily listing of million-dollar business...
April 26, 2019

Happy Bacteria, Moving to Canada, and a Surprisingly Strong US Economy

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   The US economy grew at a stronger pace in the first quarter...
April 25, 2019

Facebook’s Fine, Fighting Disease With Data, A Founder’s Tips for Selling on Amazon

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   Facebook expects to be fined up to $5 billion by the FTC:...