Josh and Megan are "frightened" by Equifax but it's not what you think. Then we spend some time allowing ourselves the freedom to obsess about work-life balance, or the lack thereof. Additional Info: This company creates bespoke clothing for the forgotten. https://www.fastcompany.com/40462851/this-suit-maker-thrives-by-dressing-customers-other-brands-dont?utm_source=postup&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Fast%20Company%20Daily&position=2&partner=newsletter&campaign_date=09262017
This week on The Bias Disruption Podcast, Josh speaks with JoAn Majors, a major (see what we did there) name in dentistry who holds the true secrets to that industry's success.
Josh and Megan talk about how grit just isn't enough, look at millennial stock footage that shows how they all have pink hair, and we give away a business idea that Megan really wants you to take advantage of. Additional Info: What does a Netflix of Knowledge look like? https://techcrunch.com/2017/07/04/in-the-knowledge-economy-we-need-a-netflix-of-education/ This company brilliantly uses its own product to make fun of generational stereotypes. https://www.fastcompany.com/40460373/this-generic-millennial-ad-is-everything-wrong-with-advertising-to-young-people
We find out our podcast's ranking! It's not great... and it's from Voiceover Guy's personal list. Josh and Megan discuss the virtues of Facebook becoming a church and weigh the pros and cons of simplified grocery shopping. Additional Info: Facebook is considering specific social models to create community... here are a few articles about it https://relevantmagazine.com/slice/mark-zuckerberg-wants-facebook-to-become-like-a-church/?utm_campaign=coschedule&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=RELEVANT&utm_content=Mark%20Zuckerberg%20Wants%20Facebook%20to%20Become%20Like%20a%20Church http://www.cnbc.com/2017/06/26/mark-zuckerberg-compares-facebook-to-church-little-league.html https://relevantmagazine.com/article/facebook-cant-replace-church/ One of our listeners wants us to weigh in about this company http://fortune.com/2017/07/13/brandless-startup-online-grocery-store/
We lose Voiceover Guy to the power of espresso, Josh throws us back to the 1800s...oops, no...1700s, 18th century, and has a great idea for the Girl Scouts, Megan gets excited about data more than once, and we play a game. Megan wins. Additional Info: There is an algorithm that tells you what letters are REALLY saying when CEOs leave https://www.wsj.com/articles/did-the-ceo-actually-get-fired-theres-a-decoder-for-that-1502645422?mod=e2tw NutriSystems is using data to improve the customer experience https://www.wsj.com/articles/behind-the-turnaround-at-nutrisystem-1502461461?mod=e2tw The Gig economy looks a lot like a phenomenon we've seen before http://www.bbc.com/capital/story/20170918-how-the-gig-economy-creates-job-insecurity