Mountain Money

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 22, 2021

Mar 22, 2021

Last week Mountain Money focused on one element of the proposed minimum wage legislation, the elimination of the tipped minimum wage. (1:33) This morning, Michael Strain, Director of Economic Policy Studies at the American Enterprise Institute joined Mountain Money to discuss how a $15 minimum wage may harm workers.

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 - February 1, 2021

Feb 1, 2021

This morning, (1:53) Ted Tatos, with the University of Utah’s Department of Economics, joined us to talk about the recent Supreme Court case NCAA vs. Alston.  This new case examines the relationship between the NCAA and its student athletes, a case that focuses on non monetary academic benefits. 

(25:13) Nick McCullum with Passiv, discussed the path to create their portfolio management tool.

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.

Today on Mountain Money, Roger and guest co-host Renai Bodley Miller, speak with Leslie Joesphs, Airline Reporter for CNBC, Jeff Jones, Summit County Economic Development Director, and Shelley Marshall, owner of Park City Desserts and Coffee. 

Mountain Money - November 23, 2020

Nov 23, 2020

This morning, (1:16) Katie Wilking Director at Cushman Wakefield provided Mountain Money with insight about what has been happening in the commercial real estate market.

(11:04) Brian Richards, Executive Director of Mountain Town Music, joined the hosts this morning to talk about impacts of COVID-19 on the local music industry.

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. 

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