Recent Guests

Josh Rivens
Josh Rivens

Director of Research
Economic Policy Institute

Josh Bivens is the Director of Research at the Economic Policy Institute (EPI). His areas of research include macroeconomics, fiscal and monetary policy, the economics of globalization, social insurance, and public investment. He frequently appears as an economics expert on news shows, including the Public Broadcasting Service’s “NewsHour,” the “Melissa Harris-Perry” show on MSNBC, WAMU’s “The Diane Rehm Show,” American Public Media’s “Marketplace,” and programs of the BBC.

As a leading policy analyst, Bivens regularly testifies before the U.S. Congress on fiscal and monetary policy, the economic impact of regulations, and other issues. He has also provided analyses for the annual meeting of Project LINK of the United Nations and the Trade Union Advisory Committee (TUAC) of the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).

Bivens is the author of Failure by Design: The Story behind America’s Broken Economy (EPI and Cornell University Press) and Everybody W(Show Full Bio)ins Except for Most of Us: What Economics Really Teaches About Globalization (EPI). He is the co-author of The State of Working America, 12th Edition (EPI and Cornell University Press) and a co-editor of Good Jobs, Bad Jobs, No Jobs: Labor Markets and Informal Work in Egypt, El Salvador, India, Russia and South Africa (EPI).

His academic articles have appeared in the International Review of Applied Economics, the Journal of Economic Issues and the Journal of Economic Perspectives. Bivens has also provided peer-reviewed articles to several edited collections, including The Handbook of the Political Economy of Financial Crises (Oxford University Press), Public Economics in the United States: How the Federal Government Analyzes and Influences the Economy (ABC-CLIO), and Restoring Shared Prosperity: A Policy Agenda from Leading Keynesian Economists (AFL-CIO and the Macroeconomic Policy Institute).

Prior to becoming Director of Research, Bivens was a research economist at EPI. Before coming to EPI, he was an assistant professor of economics at Roosevelt University and provided consulting services to Oxfam America. He has a Ph.D. in economics from the New School for Social Research and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland at College Park.

Twitter - @joshbivens_DC

Episode: 6/15/2017 @5:30 PM

Noam Scheiber
Noam Scheiber

New York Times

Noam Scheiber is a Chicago-based reporter who covers workers and the workplace. Before coming to the New York Times, he spent nearly 15 years at The New Republic magazine, where he covered economic policy and three presidential campaigns.

His book, “The Escape Artists,” is a narrative of the Obama administration’s efforts to save the economy from the Great Recession. He holds a master’s degree in economics from the University of Oxford, where he was a Rhodes Scholar, and undergraduate degrees in math and economics from Tulane University.

Twitter - @noamscheiber

Episode: 6/15/2017 @6:00 PM

William Evans
William Evans

Keogh-Hesburgh Professor of Economics and Department Chair
University of Notre Dame

Professor Evans is an applied microeconomist and has worked on topics in labor economics, the economics of education, public finance and health economics. He is a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research and a faculty affiliate for two on-campus research groups: the Kellogg Institute and Institute for Education Initiatives. He and his colleague Jim Sullivan are the co-founders of the Wilson Sheehan Lab for Economic Opportunities, a unique research center that partners with local service providers such as Catholic Charities to provide evidenced-based poverty solutions.

Episode: 6/15/2017 @6:30 PM

Clair Brown
Clair Brown

Professor of Economics; Director of Center for Work, Technology, and Society; Author of "Buddhist Economics"
University of California Berkeley

Clair Brown was educated and Wellesley College and the University of Maryland, where she completed her PhD in economics in 1973. She arrived at Berkeley that same year as an assistant professor.Brown's early research focused on employment disparities by gender and race, role of unemployment insurance, and women in the workplace. Her current research focues on the global labor market for high-tech workers, the global competitive advantage of China, India and the US in the semiconductor industry, and the impact of education and immigration policies on engineers' employment and earnings.Professor Brown is the Director of the Center for Work, Technology and Society, and past Director of the Institute of Industrial Relations. She is an Omron Fellow at the Doshisha Institute of Technology in Japan.

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Episode: 6/8/2017 @5:00 PM

Nigel Paine
Nigel Paine

Coach; Author of "Building Leadership Development Programmes"

Nigel Paine has been involved in corporate learning for over twenty years. In the past,he has produced learning software, CD Roms and multimedia materials, and more recently, offered development and support to companies large and small in over 30 countries around the world.

He was appointed in April 2002 to head up the BBC’s Learning and Development operation.Under his leadership, the team developed a brand-new on-boarding experience, a comprehensive leadership development programme for over 6,000 staff, an award-winning intranet, and state of the art informal learning and knowledge sharing networks.

He left the BBC in September 2006 to start his own company that is focused on building great workplaces by promoting creativity, innovation, values based-leadership and learning and the link between them.
He speaks regularly at conferences around the world, and teaches on a doctoral programme at the University of Pennsylvania and for Chicago Booth Business School. His f(Show Full Bio)irst book for Kogan Pageis called, The Learning Challenge: Dealing with Technology, Innovation and Change in Learning and Development. It was published in September 2014. His new book, for the same publisher, on Building Leadership Development Programmes That Work was published in November 2016. He is currently working on a new book re-examining learning organisations and learning culture. He recently co-authored an eBook introduction to Neuroscience for Learning.

He has a Professorship from Napier University in Edinburgh, and is a Fellow of the CIPD, LPI, the RSA and a Masie Learning Fellow in the USA.He presents a monthly TV programme (Learning Now TV), shares a weekly podcast (with Martin Couzins) called From Scratch,and regularly writes articles for magazines and journals about development, technology and leadership.

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Episode: 6/8/2017 @5:30 PM

Mel Jones
Mel Jones

Research Associate
American Press Institute

Mel is the Research Associate at API and focuses mainly on API’s Metrics for News program to help publishers create data-driven content strategies.Mel holds a BA from Bryn Mawr College and an MA in Journalism and Public Affairs from American University. Prior to API, she worked in the social sector as a development officer and communications specialist and was the Senior Editor at the Golden Baobab Prize. Mel’s work has been published on Philadelphia-based news and tech sites as well as the Washington Monthly. She has also contributed to investigations for both the Investigative Reporting Workshop and the Washington Post.

Twitter - @meldonj

Episode: 6/8/2017 @6:00 PM

Ilana Gershon
Ilana Gershon

Associate Professor, Anthropology; Author of "Down and Out in the New Economy: How People Find (or Don't Find) Work Today"
Indiana University

Ilana Gershon is interested in how new media affects highly charged social tasks, such as breaking up or hiring in the United States. She has written about how people use new media to end romantic relationships in her book The Breakup 2.0: Disconnecting over New Media. Her current research addresses how new media affects hiring in the contemporary US workplace.

She has a new edited volume, A World of Work: Imagined Manuals for Real Jobs, a collection of imagined job manuals for real jobs around the world, written for people who want to know how to be a professional wrestler in Mexico or a professional magician in Paris. She has also published No Family Is an Island: Cultural Expertise among Samoans in Diaspora, and edited special issues on topics ranging from ignorance, reflexivity, media ideologies, to the “newness” of new media. Her intellectual interests range from linguistic anthropology, science studies, media studies, legal anthropology, anthropology of democracy, and anth(Show Full Bio)ropology of work.

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Episode: 6/1/2017 @5:00 PM

Chris Stanton
Chris Stanton

Assistant Professor, Business Administration
Harvard Business School

Christopher Stanton is an assistant professor of business administration in the Entrepreneurial Management Unit. He is also affiliated with The Center for Economic Policy Research and The National Bureau of Economic Research. Before joining HBS, Professor Stanton was an assistant professor of finance at the University of Utah and an assistant professor of managerial economics and strategy at the London School of Economics.

An applied economist, Professor Stanton directs his research at how information differences across individuals, particularly in regard to new products or markets, shape market outcomes and the provision of incentives within markets and firms. He also studies worker productivity. His work has been published in The Review of Economic Studies, Management Science, and the Journal of Labor Economics, and it has been cited by media outlets including The Economist, The Atlantic, The Washington Post, and Fortune/CNN.

Professor Stanton earned a PhD in business a(Show Full Bio)dministration at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University. He received a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in political science from Emory University.

Episode: 6/1/2017 @5:30 PM

Scott Freedman
Scott Freedman

Director of Baseball Operations
Philadelphia Phillies

Scott Freedman joined the Phillies in October of 2013 as manager, baseball analytics. He was promoted to his current position in January of 2016. In his role, Scott is involved with major league operations, contract negotiations, salary arbitration preparation, and analysis to support decision-making and strategy. He is also instrumental in the Phillies' baseball operations data and IT initiatives and he led the design, development, and implementation of PHIL, the Phillies Holistic Information Location.

Previously, Scott was a member of the labor relations department (LRD) of the Office of the Commissioner where he served in a variety of roles, including as a liaison to all 30 clubs with respect to the interpretation and application of the basic agreement, major league rules, and major and minor league drug programs. He was a key administrator in MLB's salary arbitration support program, in which he provided salary recommendations to clubs and helped to manage the salary arbitra(Show Full Bio)tion signing process throughout the industry. Scott also oversaw the approval of Uniform Player's Contracts and functioned as a primary contact for club personnel for the reporting of major league contract terms and contract structuring analysis. Before joining the LRD, Scott worked in the baseball operations departments of the New York Mets, Cincinnati Reds, and the Arizona Fall League.

Scott graduated from Indiana University's Kelley School of Business in 2006 with a BS in business, receiving an honors notation. He is currently pursuing his MBA at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Episode: 6/1/2017 @6:00 PM

David Chronister
David Chronister

Co-Founder, Managing Partner
Parameter Security

Dave Chronister is co-founder and Managing Partner of Parameter Security, an ethical hacking firm. As an experienced Ethical Hacker, Forensic Investigator and Information Systems Security Professional, Chronister possesses deep security expertise in some of the most heavily regulated industries including financial services, government, and healthcare. Specifically, Sarbanes Oxley (SOX), Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA), Payment Card Industries (PCI), Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Security Policy, and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

Cutting his teeth on technology at the age of 5, Chronister gained an instant attraction to the inner-workings of his computer. Before the age of 8, he wrote his first computer software program and by the time he was a teenager he ran one of St. Louis’ biggest networked bulletin board systems. It was at this time he experienced war dialing and first encountered the underground world of hacking.

Du(Show Full Bio)ring the course of his professional career, Chronister served as Architect for A.G Edwards’ electronic messaging system – the largest Exchange Server deployment at the time. At Cybersource, he was the technical liaison to the various credit card organizations, developing their payment card compliance standards. Additionally, working with numerous medical and dental practices, Chronister served as Technical Advisor helping these practices meet HIPAA compliance. Recently, he served as Chief Technology Officer for a $600 million dollar bank holding company for over 5 years prior to starting Parameter Security in 2007.

Chronister’s expertise has been featured on television’s CNN, Bloomberg TV, CNBC, Fox Business, ABC World News with Diane Sawyer, America Now with Leeza Gibbons, FOX 2 KTVI, KMOV Channel 4, KSDK News Channel 5 as well as several local radio stations. Also spotlighted in online and print publications such as FOX Business News, CNBC, CBS, Associated Press, CIO Magazine, Information Security Magazine, InfoWorld Magazine, Computerworld, Entrepreneur Magazine, Popular Science, American Banking Journal, BankNet 360, Bank News, Credit Union Tech Talk, The Kansas City Star, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, The Suburban Journal, St. Louis Business Journal, St. Louis Business Monthly and other publications. Plus, Chronister has written several articles for numerous industry publications. Chronister appears as a regular cybersecurity expert on Fox Business, CNBC, MSNBC, and CNN.

Twitter - @ParameterHacker

Episode: 5/25/2017 @5:00 PM

Jessica Roberts
Jessica Roberts

Director of Health Law and Policy Institute; George Butler Research Professor of Law
University of Houston

Jessica L. Roberts is the Director of the Health Law and Policy Institute and a George Butler Research Professor, who specializes in health law, disability law, and genetics and the law. Prior to UH, Professor Roberts was an Associate-in-Law at Columbia Law School and an Adjunct Professor of Disability Studies at the City University of New York. Immediately after law school, she clerked for the Honorable Dale Wainwright of the Texas Supreme Court and the Honorable Roger L. Gregory of the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Professor Roberts' research operates at the intersection of health law, ethics, and social justice. Her scholarship has appeared, or is forthcoming, in the University of Pennsylvania Law Review, the Boston College Law Review, the William and Mary Law Review, the Minnesota Law Review, the Journal of Law, Medicine, and Ethics, the American Journal of Bioethics, Nature Biotechnology, and JAMA Internal Medicine, among others. Her book on "healthism," co-authored with(Show Full Bio) Elizabeth Weeks Leonard, is forthcoming with the Cambridge University Press.
A noted expert on diverse issues of health law, Professor Roberts has been interviewed by several media outlets, including BBC World Service, the New York Times, the Houston Chronicle, and National Public Radio. She has been a panelist at a congressional briefing on the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act, an invited presenter at NASA, and a consultant for the Football Player's Health Study at Harvard.

In 2015, Professor Roberts received the university-wide Teaching Excellence Award and the Provost's Certificate of Excellence. She was named a 2018 Greenwall Faculty Scholar in Bioethics and a 2016 Health Policy Scholar with Baylor College of Medicine's Center for Medical Ethics & Health Policy. She teaches, or has taught, Contracts, Disabilities and the Law, Genetics and the Law, and Health Law.

Twitter - @jrobertsuhlc

Episode: 5/25/2017 @6:00 PM

Glenn Cohen
Glenn Cohen

Faculty Director, Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology & Bioethics; Professor of Law
Harvard Law School

Prof. Cohen is one of the world's leading experts on the intersection of bioethics (sometimes also called "medical ethics") and the law, as well as health law. He also teaches civil procedure. From Seoul to Krakow to Vancouver, Professor Cohen has spoken at legal, medical, and industry conferences around the world and his work has appeared in or been covered on PBS, NPR, ABC, CNN, MSNBC, Mother Jones, the New York Times, the New Republic, the Boston Globe, and several other media venues.

He was the youngest professor on the faculty at Harvard Law School (tenured or untenured) both when he joined the faculty in 2008 (at age 29) and when he was tenured as a full professor in 2013 (at age 34), though not the youngest in history.

Prof. Cohen's current projects relate to big data, health information technologies, mobile health, reproduction/reproductive technology, research ethics, organ transplantation, rationing in law and medicine, health policy, FDA law, translational medi(Show Full Bio)cine, and to medical tourism – the travel of patients who are residents of one country, the "home country," to another country, the "destination country," for medical treatment.

He is the author of more than 80 articles and chapters and his award-winning work has appeared in leading legal (including the Stanford, Cornell, and Southern California Law Reviews), medical (including the New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA), bioethics (including the American Journal of Bioethics, the Hastings Center Report), scientific (Science, Cell, Nature Reviews Genetics) and public health (the American Journal of Public Health) journals, as well as Op-Eds in the New York Times and Washington Post. Cohen is the editor of The Globalization of Health Care: Legal and Ethical Issues (Oxford University Press, 2013, the introduction of which is available here), the co-editor of Human Subjects Research Regulation: Perspectives on the Future (MIT Press, 2014, co-edited with Holly Lynch, introduction available here), Identified Versus Statistical Lives: An Interdisciplinary Perspective (Oxford University Press, 2015, co-edited with Norman Daniels and Nir Eyal , the introduction of which is available here), FDA in the Twenty-First Century: The Challenges of Regulating Drugs and New Technologies (Columbia University Press, 2015, co-edited with Holly Lynch, the introduction of which is available here), The Oxford Handbook of U.S. Health Care Law (Oxford University Press, 2015-2016, co-edited with William B. Sage and Allison K. Hoffman) and the author of Patients with Passports: Medical Tourism, Law, and Ethics (Oxford University Press, 2014), with two other books in progress.

Prior to becoming a professor he served as a law clerk to Judge Michael Boudin of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and as a lawyer for U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division, Appellate Staff, where he handled litigation in the Courts of Appeals and (in conjunction with the Solicitor General’s Office) in the U.S. Supreme Court. In his spare time (where he can find any!) he still litigates, having authored an amicus brief in the U.S. Supreme Court for leading gene scientist Eric Lander in Association of Molecular Pathology v. Myriad, concerning whether human genes are patent eligible subject matter, a brief that was extensively discussed by the Justices at oral argument. Most recently he submitted an amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court in Whole Women's Health v. Hellerstedt (the Texas abortion case, on behalf of himself, Melissa Murray, and B. Jessie Hill).

Cohen was selected as a Radcliffe Institute Fellow for the 2012-2013 year and by the Greenwall Foundation to receive a Faculty Scholar Award in Bioethics. He is also a Fellow at the Hastings Center, the leading bioethics think tank in the United States. He is currently one of the key co-investigators on a multi-million Football Players Health Study at Harvard which is committed to improving the health of NFL players. He leads the Ethics and Law initiative as part of the multi-million dollar NIH funded Harvard Catalyst | The Harvard Clinical and Translational Science Center program. He is also one of three editors-in-chief of the Journal of Law and the Biosciences, a peer-reviewed journal published by Oxford University Press and serves on the editorial board for the American Journal of Bioethics. He serves on the Steering Committee for Ethics for the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Canadian counterpart to the NIH.

Twitter - @CohenProf

Episode: 5/25/2017 @6:00 PM

Fatih Guvenen
Fatih Guvenen

Professor of Economics
University of Minnesota

Fatih Guvenen is a professor of economics at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis and a research associate in the NBER’s Economic Fluctuations and Growth Program. He also serves as an adviser to the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. He received his bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering from Bilkent University in Ankara, Turkey, and his M.Sc. and Ph.D. from Carnegie Mellon University. He has held visiting or full-time academic positions at various institutions, including the University of Rochester, New York University’s Stern School of Business, Yale University, and the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

Guvenen’s research focuses on macroeconomic issues in the presence of vast inequality and heterogeneity, which are central features of modern economies. His papers have appeared in the American Economic Review, Econometrica, Review of Economic Studies, Journal of Political Economy, Journal of the European Economic Association, and Journal of Monetary Economics, am(Show Full Bio)ong others, and have been covered in the media (New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, New Yorker, Bloomberg, Fortune, Forbes, among others). His work has been supported by grants from the National Science Foundation, the Retirement Research Consortium, the Russell Sage Foundation, and other organizations.

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Episode: 5/25/2017 @6:30 PM

Daniel Korschun
Daniel Korschun

Associate Professor of Marketing
Leobow College of Business at Drexel University

Daniel Korschun is an Associate Professor of Marketing and award-winning author. He is a fellow of both the Institute for Strategic Leadership and the Center for Corporate Governance at LeBow.

Dr. Korschun’s latest research examines employee and consumer reactions to companies that take controversial political stands. His research on stakeholder responses to corporate social responsibility is published in top journals such as the Journal of Marketing, Academy of Management Review, MIT-Sloan Management Review, Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, Journal of Public Policy & Marketing, Journal of Business Research, and the Journal of Business Ethics.

His latest book, We Are Market Basket (co-authored with Grant Welker, AMACOM), tells the true story of a grassroots movement to reinstate a beloved CEO and save a $4.5 billion supermarket chain. The book was named a top 15 business book of 2015 in Forbes and was also recognized as the Best General Business Book of 2015 b(Show Full Bio)y influential distributor 800-CEO-READ.

On the teaching front, Dr. Korschun teaches PhD, executive MBA’s, Master’s, and undergraduates. He is a recipient of the prestigious Rothwarf Award for Teaching Excellence, the highest teaching award given to tenure-track faculty at Drexel University.

Dr. Korschun delivers keynote speeches and is frequently invited as a speaker at company, industry, and academic conferences.

Find Dr. Korschun on LinkedIn (@danielkorschun) or Google Scholar.

Twitter - @DanielKorschun

Episode: 5/18/2017 @6:30 PM

Kristin Rivera
Kristin Rivera

Global Forensic Services Clients & Markets Leader

Kristin is a PwC partner in San Francisco, California . Kristin helps corporate gatekeepers including board members, executives, procurement, internal audit and compliance navigate identify and respond to fraud, waste and abuse. She has particular expertise in developing frameworks for preventing and detecting fraud including data analytics, internal controls and on-going monitoring programs. She leads PwC’s Fraud Risk & Controls team and serves as the Global Forensics Clients and Markets Leader as well as the San Francisco Market Advisory Leader.

Episode: 5/18/2017 @5:00 PM

Lew Weiss
Lew Weiss

CEO; Co-Host of "Manufacturing Talk Radio"
All Metals & Forge Group

Lew Weiss is a national and international business and manufacturing professional. He is co-host of 'Manufacturing Talk Radio' and CEO of All Metals & Forge Group in NJ. He also has more than 45-years of business experience and can speak to business issues and trends here and abroad.

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Episode: 5/18/2017 @6:00 PM

Jason Fried
Jason Fried

Founder and CEO

Jason Fried is the co-founder and CEO of Basecamp. Known for his distinct points of view on business, software and productivity, Jason is a long-time proponent of keeping companies profitable, small and manageable. He believes in businesses -- not startups -- and that the only successful approach to business is a calm one.

Episodes: 5/11/2017 @6:30 PM, 3/16/2017 @6:30 PM

Gerry Crispin
Gerry Crispin

Principal & Co-Founder

Gerry Crispin, is an internationally recognized speaker, author, and thought leader. He seeks to understand how firms design and build staffing processes, the technology to enhance them and the systems to manage them. He is also committed to writing, researching, and sharing his adventures, opinions and observations about evolving staffing models with the HR profession, clients and friends. He and his partner, Mark Mehler, created CareerXroads® and the CareerXroads Colloquium with one goal in mind: critically analyzing corporate recruiting issues from a tactical yet strategic perspective. Learn more at

Twitter - @GerryCrispin

Episodes: 5/11/2017 @5:30 PM, 3/16/2017 @5:30 PM

Susan Pyle Dion
Susan Pyle Dion

McGuireWoods LLP

Susan’s practice focuses on employment-related matters from the management side, including matters involving Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act, the National Labor Relations Act, and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA).

She has experience defending employers in state and federal courts, and before state and federal agencies. In addition to her litigation practice, she counsels employers regarding employment agreements, handbooks and policies, employee discipline and terminations, and compliance with federal and state employment laws.

Susan has served as a regional chair for the firm's Women's Leadership Forum since 2008. Susan also is a member of the North Carolina State Alumni Association, the North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys and serves on the Board of Advisors for Charlotte Collegiate Football.

While earning her (Show Full Bio)law degree from Wake Forest University, Susan was a member of the Moot Court Board.

Episodes: 5/11/2017 @6:00 PM, 3/16/2017 @6:00 PM

Michael Grabell
Michael Grabell


Michael Grabell covers economic issues, labor, immigration and trade. He has reported on the ground from more than 30 states, as well as some of the remotest villages in Alaska and Guatemala. His work has appeared in the New Yorker and the New York Times and on Vice and NPR. He has won a Gerald Loeb Award for business journalism and an IRE Medal for investigative reporting and is a three-time finalist for the Livingston Award for Young Journalists.

Twitter - @MichaelGrabell

Episodes: 5/4/2017 @6:30 PM, 1/14/2016 @5:00 PM, 10/22/2015 @5:00 PM

Marc Feigen
Marc Feigen

Feigen Advisors

Marc advises the Chief Executives of some of the world’s largest and best known enterprises, counseling on all aspects of value creation. Marc’s clients have enjoyed extraordinary performance, almost all outperforming their peer groups.

Marc is an expert on the role of the high-performing CEO. His long-standing clients include the CEOs of Fortune 150 financial services, consumer, industrial, energy, healthcare, insurance, media, and food companies. Marc also counsels several leading hedge fund, private equity, and professional services CEOs. His pro bono work includes advising the leaders of Cambridge University in England and The Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton. Feigen Advisors has advised 10 percent of the CEOs in the Fortune 50. In both 2014 and 2015, Marc prepared nearly one-quarter of new Fortune 100 CEOs for the CEO role.

Marc taught at the Wharton Spencer Stuart Director’s Institute from 1994-2002. In 2014, the result of three years of collaborative resea(Show Full Bio)rch with Dick Parsons into boardroom governance was published in the Harvard Business Review.

Marc has a BA with honors in History from the University of Pennsylvania, an MPhil in International Relations from Cambridge University, where he was a Thouron Fellow, and an MBA from Harvard. Previously, Marc was an Associate at McKinsey & Company, where he co-authored a best-selling business book on creating growth and performance. Marc has appeared on CBS, and has published articles in the Wall Street Journal, the Harvard Business Review, USA Today, and Directors and Boards.

Twitter - @marc_feigen

Episode: 5/4/2017 @5:00 PM

Anna Marie Nobel
Anna Marie Nobel

Advanced BodyEase Therapy

Owner of Advanced BodyEase Therapy, Anna Marie Noble, MPT, MLD, NCTMB, has dedicated her career to working with individuals who suffer from complex pain conditions. Since she earned her master’s degree in physical therapy 24 years ago, she has successfully educated and treated thousands of pain clients in a one-to-one setting, which is the best environment to provide truly personalized care. You can find more information about Anna Marie on

Anna Marie believes that the secret of success for conquering pain is to restore mutual collaboration, communication and partnership between pain sufferers and their healthcare providers. She’s currently developing, a community where pain sufferers and their healthcare providers share their tried-and-true Secrets of Success for conquering pain. On this website, there will be handouts and other resources to help people conquer specific pain problems, and thrive in life.

Anna Marie has a bach(Show Full Bio)elor’s degree in Nutrition & Exercise Science from Virginia Tech, a master’s degree in Physical Therapy from Shenandoah University, and a master’s degree in Leadership Development from Penn State University. She’s had the privilege of intensive training with some of the most renowned leaders in the therapy field, including specialties such as John Barnes’ Myofascial Release™, Dr. John Upledger’s CranioSacral™, Dr. Margaret Fuhs’s Therapeutic Touch™ and Dr. Anodea Judith’s Transformational Pathways therapies, as well as from orthopedic surgeons, osteopathic physicians, sports medicine therapists, and manual therapists who specialize in treating pain.

Anna Marie is committed serving her local community, as well as the pain community. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Coatesville Youth Initiative (CYI). CYI is an independent, non-profit organization committed to youth-led, transformational community change. CYI trains youth leaders, enhances family relationships, encourages preventative education, and builds community collaboration.

Episode: 5/4/2017 @5:30 PM

Sarah Green Charmichael
Sarah Green Charmichael

Senior Editor
Harvard Business Review

Sarah Green Carmichael is a Senior Editor at Harvard Business Review and host of their weekly podcast, the HBR IdeaCast.

Twitter - @skgreen

Episode: 4/27/2017 @5:30 PM

Jason Koebler
Jason Koebler

Senior Staff Writer

Jason Koebler is a senior staff writer at Motherboard.

Twitter - @jason_koebler

Episode: 4/27/2017 @6:30 PM

Charles Goslin
Charles Goslin

Thought Leader; Retired CIA Officer; Author of "UNDERSTANDING PERSONAL SECURITY AND RISK: A Guide For Business Travelers"
Butchko Inc

Charles Goslin is a retired Central Intelligence Agency operations officer who served throughout the world in a wide range of capacities that bridged covert technical and human intelligence operations. Goslin continues actively consulting on international intelligence, security, and risk issues faced by multinational corporations operating in some of the world’s most hostile regions. Goslin has published numerous white papers on security threats and business risk issues, and lectures regularly on terrorist radicalization and the threat of jihadist groups to Europe and the United States.

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Episode: 4/20/2017 @6:00 PM