Book Discussion

Mountain Money - April 5, 2021

Apr 5, 2021

This morning, cofounders of the Remote Leadership Institute, (1:44) Kevin Eikenberry and Wayne Turmel, joined Mountain Money to talk about the book The Long Distance Teammate: Stay Engaged and Connected While Working Anywhere. The book provides a roadmap for individuals, allowing them to take ownership of their own engagement to their work and relieving the stress and frustrations that can come from remote working arrangements.

Mountain Money - March 29, 2021

Mar 29, 2021

Today (1:16) Connor Daugherty, an economics reporter for the New York Times joined Mountain Money to talk about his book “Golden Gates: Fighting for Housing in America” 

Utah voters passed a medical marijuana initiative, known as Prop 2, in 2018. Last March, dispensaries started popping up around the state.  For many states, marijuana sales taxes significantly increase the state’s revenue. Will Utah see such a windfall?  Helping us to understand the potential revenue benefits from marijuana sales in (26:11) Utah is State Treasurer David Damschen.

Mountain Money - March 8, 2021

Mar 8, 2021

Joining us this morning to explore women and entrepreneurship is coach and branding mentor (1:37) Charlene Walters.  Walters serves as a guide for the fledgling entrepreneur in her candid, compelling, and practical playbook for building a business—and a life—from the ground up. In her recently released book, LAUNCH YOUR INNER ENTREPRENEUR: 10 Mindset Shifts for Women to Take Action, Unleash Creativity and Achieve Financial Success.

Mountain Money - February 15, 2021

Feb 15, 2021

This morning, (1:10) Dr. Nadya Zhexembayeva, a resilience and reinvention expert, joined Mountain Money to talk about her new book The Chief Reinvention Officer Handbook: How to Thrive in Chaos.

(23:15) Tim Larsen, a managing partner at Squire and Company, spoke with us this morning to help us understand how COVID Relief money can impact both personal and business taxes this year.

Mountain Money - February 8, 2021

Feb 8, 2021

This morning, Jill Shroyer ( 01:13) , founder of Expedition HR Consulting, joined Mountain Money to talk about her new book - Conquer Sticky Situations! The book empowers the reader to conquer the "stickiest" situations they may encounter at work or in their personal lives.  Shroyer offers a freebie to listeners.

Some things seem to be a part of every Superbowl broadcast. Budweiser Clydesdales, Coca Cola Polar Bears, clever Hyundai ads and- of course Tom Brady. But while Brady showed up once again, the starting lineup for the ads was quite different this year.  Tiffany Hsu (25:41), a media reporter for the business desk at the New York Times, joined Mountain Money for her second annual post Superbowl visit. Her focus on advertising and marketing made her the perfect guest to talk with us this morning.

We ended the hour talking with Michael Santoli ( 37:27)  about the frenzy over GameStop's share price that small-time investors drove.

Mountain Money - January 25, 2021

Jan 25, 2021

This morning on Mountain Money, (2:29) David Sandalow, former Under Secretary for the United States Department of Energy, joins us to talk about potential changes in energy policy and their impact on the economy under a Biden administration.

Mountain Money - January 18, 2021

Jan 18, 2021

Alicia Mazzara (1:52) of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities spoke with Mountain Money on the disproportionate way COVID impacts communities of color in the nation, particularly from an economic perspective. 

(19:44) In this episode, Mountain Money replayed an interview conducted in June 2020 Sven Beckert, professor of History at Harvard University.  Sven spoke about the historical relationship between capitalism and slavery and its impacts on the world we live in today.

Mountain Money - January 11, 2021

Jan 11, 2021

This morning, Skip Miller, author of Outbounding: Win New Customers with Outbound Sales and End Your Dependence on Inbound Leads, joined Mountain Money to talk about them with the knowledge, training, and road-tested sales tactics that raise the success rate (and even the enjoyment level) of outbound sales.

Mountain Money - January 4, 2021

Jan 4, 2021

This morning, (1:26) Jake Wood, co-founder and CEO of Team Rubicon, joined Mountain Money to talk about the veteran-led, nonprofit disaster relief organization and what efforts they are providing to help with COVID-19 impacts.

(23:46) Robert Metzger, a prominent legal voice in the federal contracting community, talked about the SolarWinds breach and what it means for private businesses.

Mountain Money - December 14, 2020

Dec 14, 2020

This morning, (1:40) Michael Wilkerson, author of Stormwall: Observations on America in Peril, joined Mountain Money to raise awareness of the 2021 Financial Challenges: Deficit, Debt, Defaults and Disease.

Mountain Money - December 7, 2020

Dec 7, 2020

This morning, E-commerce expert (1:48) Jason Boyce joined Mountain Money to talk about Amazon, the cost of Amazon’s success and fears over competition and consumer choice, personal privacy, pricing power and public services reliant on Amazon.  

Mountain Money - November 16, 2020

Nov 16, 2020

This morning, (1:19) Wall Street expert and author Scott Gamm joins Mountain Money to talk about his new book Overcome AI: How to Build a Secure Financial Future in the Age of Artificial Intelligence.  The book is a roadmap for financial literacy in the automation era. 

Mountain Money - November 9, 2020

Nov 9, 2020

This morning, author (1:30) Stephanie Kelton joined Mountain Money to talk about her book The Deficit Myth: Modern Monetary Theory and the Birth of the People's Economy.  The book looks to give us the power to imagine a new politics and a new economy and move from a narrative of scarcity to one of opportunity

Mountain Money - October 26, 2020

Oct 26, 2020

Tyler Maroney (1:40) joined us this morning on Mountain Money to talk about his new book, THE MODERN DETECTIVE: How Corporate Intelligence is Reshaping the World.

(23:53) On September 15, 2020, The New SLC opened - the first new hub airport built in the U.S. in the 21st century. Nancy Volmer, Director of Communications and Marketing for The New SLC, will joined Mountain Money to talk about the new facility.

Mountain Money - October 19, 2020

Oct 19, 2020

Maggie Craddock, a coach for Fortune 500 companies (1:19), joins Mountain Money to talk about her new book Lifeboat: Navigating Unexpected Career Change and Disruption.

(24:23) MountainWest Capital Network introduced the rankings of the 100 fastest growing companies in Utah.  Ryan Dent, Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers and chairman of the Utah 100 committee, will speak with Mountain Money about the top ranked companies.

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