Here is a rundown of the shows posted in February 2021. Please tune in and enjoy.
Business Roundtable with Matt Battaglia
The show where Entrepreneurs, High Level Executives, Business Owners, and Investors come to share insight and ideas about the future of business. BRT 2.0 looks at the new trends in business, and how classic industries are evolving.
Common Topics Discussed: Business, Entrepreneurship, Investing, Stocks, Cannabis, Tech, Blockchain / Crypto, Real Estate, Legal, Sales, Charity, and more…
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Topic: Investing Roundtable from Economic Indicators, Diversification, and Leverage
Guest: Denver Nowicz, President – Wealth For Life
We discuss the popular economic indicators you read and hear about in business news, what are they, how they affect the economy, and what you should pay attention to.
The list includes – The Fed, Money Supply, Inflation, Housing, Inventory, market cycles, Volatility and more.
Diversification, is it really as good as the business media claims? Why the top investors do not diversify and choose to concentrate their holdings including the Oracle of Omaha, and his partner Charlie Munger are two of the most outspoken critics.
Leverage from good (OPM) to bad (debt), and what is the difference. Leverage defined in the financial sense, and how to use it properly. The idea is to borrow at a low rate, earn a higher rate of return and make $ off the spread (like a bank).
Topic: Tech Evolves – VR to AR to the Semiconductors That Power Tech
Guests: Amy Peck, Founder / CEO of Endeavor VR
EndeavorVR, works to bridge the gap between AR/VR developers & solution providers and corporations & institutions. The capabilities of AR/VR are vast and can combine with other technologies such as AI, Machine Learning, Body/Eye Tracking and Haptics. These technologies will dramatically improve every human endeavor.
Amy Peck is a business development and strategy executive with years of experience working with startups. Amy holds several Advisory Board roles, consults with tech executives, and has run events on VR. She is an active mentor to women in tech and participates in many technology and leadership forums for both startups and established industry players.
Kevin Parmenter – Field Application Engineer, of Taiwan Semiconductor
Kevin discusses the history of the microchip, aka – semiconductors, and all the applications and tech that use chips from computers to cars. It mostly started with Jack Kilby’s work at Texas Instruments with chips and circuits in the 1950s, to the explosive growth in the 1990s and beyond. AZ has a long history with the microchip industry from aerospace, the military, to Motorola.
NASA landed on the moon with less computing power that what’s in your cell phone you carry in your pocket. We also talk about the future of semiconductors in IoT, AI, 6G, AR / VR, quantum computing.
Topic: BRT Grows: Best of Cannabis 2020
1. Seg. 3 of 8/16/20 Show – Alan Brochstein CFA of https://www.newcannabisventures.com/
Alan covers the Cannabis industry, from investing ideas, to news
2. Seg. 1 of 8/23/20 Show – Interview w Adam Trenk / Rose Law Group https://www.roselawgroup.com/trenk-adam-m/ – talks about the legality of Cannabis and Hemp
3. Seg. 3 of 8/23/20 Show – Melissa Diaz w/ Rebel Rock https://rebelrock.co/melissa-diaz/
Melissa discusses banking, accounting, regulations, and VC in Cannabis.
4. Seg. 3 of 10/18/20 Show –Guests: Melissa Diaz w/ Rebel Rock
Melissa discusses legality, Prop 207 in AZ, regulations, investing and VC in Cannabis. She does customized accounting solutions, HR, and M&A for the Cannabis industry in AZ.
Maurizio Terrigno – Canadian Cannabis Chamber of Commerce
Maurizio discusses Investment, and Fed regulation in the Cannabis industry in Canada, how it is federally legal, and the differences vs the U.S.
Topic: Chess, Business, and The Queen’s Gambit
Guests: Jennifer Shahade
Jennifer talks all things Chess – being a Grandmaster, strategy in Chess, how she studies and trains, her teaching, and work at US Chess (.org). Jennifer teaches young girls and woman how to play chess, and how the game can be used to grow as a person, while also being empowering. She talks about the hit Netflix show ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ and its effect on the world of Chess.
We also talk Poker, as Jennifer is a professional Poker player playing in tournament play. Jennifer compares Poker and Chess. She has tons of stories on the craft of Chess, her favorite openings and other great masters of the game. She has authored 2 books on chess – see them at Amazon here: