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Lara Jones, Founder & CEO at Be a Legend, Inc 8-12-22

This episode features Lara Jones, Founder & CEO at Be a Legend, Inc. Here, she discusses Be a Legend, Inc. a digital marketing transformation company, the importance of owning mistakes, her top priorities going into the latter part of the year, and more.

13m
Aug 12
Private Equity & Business Update 8-12-22

In this episode Scott discusses: The market indexes were fairly flat yesterday. Futures point up this AM. Treasury yields are pointing slightly down. Oil is at $94. Bitcoin is at $24,000. Disney earnings have a path to profitability due to Ads. China’s bursting housing bubble compounds its economic woes.

3m
Aug 12
Amber Walsh, Partner at McGuireWoods LLP Discusses the Slow Down in PE Deal Activity 8-11-22

Amber Walsh, Partner at McGuireWoods LLP rejoins the podcast to discuss feeling optimistic despite the temporary slowing of deal activity, fundraising becoming increasingly competitive, and more.

9m
Aug 11
Technology in the Context of Transactions 8-11-22

In this episode, Scott emphasizes the importance of doing your technology diligence in whatever you’re acquiring or investing in.

2m
Aug 11
Matt Wolf, Health Care Senior Analyst and National Health Care Business Valuation Leader at RSM: “Investments in the Exit” 8-11-22

Matt Wolf, Health Care Senior Analyst and National Health Care Business Valuation Leader at RSM rejoined the podcast to discuss “investments in the exit”, advice for CEOs of PE funded firms, and more.

7m
Aug 11
Scott Becker Discusses Product Market Fit 8-11-22

In this episode Scott discusses product market fit.

1m
Aug 11
Private Equity & Business Update 8-11-22

In this episode Scott discusses: The markets surged yesterday, and futures point slightly up this AM. The S&P 500 rose 2.13%, the Nasdaq rose 2.89% and the Dow rose 1.63%. Treasury yields dipped slightly yesterday. Inflation came in at 8.5%, a little lower than expected. Disney has now outpaced Netflix on streaming subscriber growth and […]

3m
Aug 11
David Pivnick, Partner at McGuireWoods LLP on Assessing Complaints 8-10-22

This episode features David Pivnick, Partner at McGuireWoods LLP. Here, he discusses how he handles problems & complaints from PE investors & board members.

12m
Aug 10
Inauthentic Origin Stories & Mission Speak 8-10-22

In this episode, Scott discusses the problems with inauthentic origin stories & mission speak.

3m
Aug 10
Mark Peysakhovich, Managing Partner of MBM Advantage 8-10-22

Mark Peysakhovich, Managing Partner of MBM Advantage joins the podcast to talk about what a CEO of a cannabis company should currently be paying attention to.

11m
Aug 10
Holly Buckley, Chair of Healthcare at McGuireWoods Gives Advice for CEOs 8-10-22

This episode features Holly Buckley, Chair of Healthcare at McGuireWoods. Here, she discuss what the current situation with the PE deal market is, advice for CEOs of PE funded companies, and more.

7m
Aug 10
Starting a Business vs Growing a Business 8-10-22

In this episode, Scott Becker discusses the difference between starting a business & growing a business.

2m
Aug 10
Market Update with Scott Becker 8-10-22

In this episode, Scott provides a quick market update for 8-10-22.

2m
Aug 10
Do You Have to Go “All In” When Starting a New Business? 8-10-22

In this episode Scott answers the question “Do you have to go “all in” when starting a new business?

2m
Aug 10
Swing for the Fences or be an Incrementalist 8-9-22

Here, Scott discusses the importance of understanding how fast or slow you want to grow your business.

2m
Aug 09
Snapchat Layoff Rumors 8-9-22

In this episode, Scott discusses the recent rumors about Snapchat layoffs.

2m
Aug 09
Richard Kes, Partner at RSM on Carried Interest 8-9-22

This episode features Richard Kes, Partner at RSM. Here, he discusses how the carried interest change from capital gain would affect private equity investing.

4m
Aug 09
Top Business Headlines on 8-9-22

Here, Scott Becker shares a few thoughts on some of this morning’s top business headlines.

3m
Aug 09
Matt Wolf, Health Care Senior Analyst and National Health Care Business Valuation Leader at RSM on Integration Issues & Growth 8-9-22

Matt Wolf, Health Care Senior Analyst and National Health Care Business Valuation Leader at RSM rejoins the podcast to talk about integration issues & growth.

6m
Aug 09
Scott Becker Offers Key Advice for Board Members of a Private Equity Backed Firm 8-9-22

In this episode, Scott Becker offers key advice for board members of a private equity backed firm.

3m
Aug 09
Private Equity & Business Update 8-9-22

In this episode Scott discusses: Futures point slightly down this AM. The Nasdaq and S&P 500 fell slightly yesterday. Oil is back above $91 a barrel. Softbank lost $23 billion last quarter. Berkshire Hathaway lost $43.7 billion in the 2nd quarter. Treasury yields slipped slightly yesterday but point up this AM on inflation concerns. Bitcoin […]

3m
Aug 09
Matt Wolf, Health Care Senior Analyst and National Health Care Business Valuation Leader at RSM Gives an Update on the Private Equity Deal Market 8-8-22

This episode features Matt Wolf, Health Care Senior Analyst and National Health Care Business Valuation Leader at RSM. Here, he gives an update on what he’s watching in the private equity deal market.

5m
Aug 08
This weekend in the Markets 8-8-22

In this episode Scott discusses what happened over the weekend in the markets.

2m
Aug 08
Richard Kes, Partner at RSM on Labor, Interest Rates, & Inflation 8-8-22

Richard Kes, Partner at RSM rejoined the podcast to talk about how labor, interest rates, & inflation are affecting deal flow.

7m
Aug 08
Scott Becker Discusses This Morning’s Top Headlines 8-8-22

In this episode, Scott discusses today’s top headlines related to business, the market, private equity, investing, and more.

1m
Aug 08
Market Update with Scott Becker 8-8-22

In this episode, Scott provides a quick market update for 8-8-22.

3m
Aug 08
Justin Breen, Founder at BrEpic Shares Advice for CEOs 8-8-22

Justin Breen, Founder at BrEpic rejoins the podcast to share advice for CEOs running a firm or company.

6m
Aug 08
Liz Hutson, Principal Consultant, Owner at EGH, LLC Gives Advice for Starting a Business or Firm 8-8-22

Liz Hutson, Principal Consultant, Owner at EGH, LLC joined the podcast to share advice for entrepreneurs founding a new business or firm.

7m
Aug 08
7 Thoughts for The CEO of a Private Equity Funded Company

In this episode Scott shares 7 thoughts for the CEO of a privately funded company.

2m
Aug 08
5 Most Important Things To Do When Starting a Business 8-8-22

In this episode Scott discusses the 5 most important things to do when starting a business.

2m
Aug 08