Business & Economics


New! Setting Up a Small Business 39 min.

Highlighting topics of entrepreneurship, starting a business, marketing a small business, and financial control, this program follows two young people who set up a hi-tech business in their own way. Because they did not require start-up financing, they did not put together a detailed business plan; however they did plan extensively for the business. The program shows how they did their market rese...

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2020

Coronavirus Will Reshape the World Order in China's Favor: A Debate 80 min.

How might the coronavirus pandemic reshape the world order? For some, the answer is clear: China is on the rise. While the United States embraces an "America First" position and abdicates its global leadership role, they argue, China is stepping in to fill the vacuum. By providing financial assistance to struggling nations, organizing world leaders, and trumpeting its own handling of the pandemic,...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

The Global Financial System Was Better Prepared for the Pandemic than 2008: A Debate 66 min.

More than a decade ago, in 2008, the financial powerhouse Lehman Brothers collapsed, setting off a severe economic crisis worldwide. Over the next few years, the United States and other countries implemented reforms to prevent such a crisis from recurring. In January 2019, Intelligence Squared U.S. hosted a debate on the motion "Ten Years After the Global Financial Crisis, the System Is Safer" to...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

It's Time to Redistribute the Wealth: A Debate 49 min.

Economic inequality has become a matter of growing concern in the United States. As Americans face a reckoning on racial and social justice and work to combat the broad, uneven financial impacts of the coronavirus pandemic, should the U.S. government undertake major efforts to redistribute the nation's wealth from richer people and communities to poorer ones? Should the United States address growi...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Stop Worrying About National Deficits: A Debate 49 min.

Governments around the world have spent unprecedented sums—trillions of dollars—to combat the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic. In the United States alone, the national deficit surpassed $3 trillion in 2020—three times more than that of 2019 and $2 trillion more than the government had projected earlier in the year. But just what does rising government debt mean for the nation's future?...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Next Generation Business - It's All In the Family 14 min.

An emotional, inspiring and telling case study of the next generation family member taking over business from the patriarch and growing it 25 fold. Nelson Taxel, CEO of Positive Promotions, shares an intimate look on how he came into the family business and picked up on his father's practices and ethics to grow one of the largest specialty promotion companies in America.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Predict Your Business Future - Create It! 17 min.

Kira Radinsky founded Sales Predict when she was in college. She sold it to Ebay for 40 million dollars and became their Chief Scientist. Recently she started Diagnostic Robotics that is enjoying rapid growth. Kira was recognized by Forbes in their 30 under 30 campaign and MIT as a member of 35 under 35 business leaders. She shares her personal story, visionary process and many aspects of finding...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Seeing Everywhere and Everything - Building A Multibillion Dollar Enterprise 13 min.

This is the story of Mobileye - Israel's largest IPO and then sale to an American Company. Amnon Shashua, Founder sold Mobileye to Intel for 15 Billion Dollars. Amnon shares how he started and grew the leading company in the world to provide vision and warning systems in the automobile market serving many of the leading car manufactures. Now, Mobileye is working with Intel to create autonomous dri...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Tea for Me - An Honest Journey to Profits 11 min.

A timely and refreshing presentation on vision, ethical business practices, fair trade, recognizing market opportunity, unique marketing strategies attracting and growing people. Seth Goldman, founder of Honest Tea and Executive Chairman of Beyond Meat relays his journey to building the largest Organic Tea Drink and then selling it to Coca Cola. Seth is the TEO still at Honest Tea and has helped g...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Behind Kind – From Purpose to Profits 11 min.

An emotional and telling expose into one of America’s most dynamic entrepreneurs. Daniel Lubetsky reveals his innermost messaging and practical strategies in starting and growing Kind Snacks, a 1 billion dollar food company that he grew from a tiny apartment. Daniel shares a socially conscious thinking that dramatically grows a great company while doing a lot of good.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020