Invisible Forces

Invisible Forces

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A look at the unexpected factors shaping the global economy and our world.


What Makes Makers Tick?
Oct 15, 2019 • 23 min
In our season finale, we take a step back and explore one invisible force that has underpinned every episode in the season so far: the brilliant entrepreneurs, thinkers, and founders behind groundbreaking and culture-shifting companies. We talk to three…
Building a Boom: Brand Lessons for Creating Explosive Value
Oct 8, 2019 • 19 min
In this episode, we’re going inside an industry boom to understand what leads to value creation and sustained growth in today’s world — which is shaped increasingly by social media influence, e-commerce, and digitally native companies. We’re talking about…
A Tech Revolution for Financial Services
Oct 1, 2019 • 28 min
Artificial intelligence is helping move the financial services sector into a new era of operation. We’ll learn about the invisible forces shaping how AI and other technologies could reinvent the industry in the coming years. Our hosts are joined by…
You Are What You Buy
Sep 24, 2019 • 22 min
Consumers today have a very different relationship with the products they buy. Jefferies analyst Randy Konik explains that there are forces propelling consumer value beyond price points. More than ever, individuals’ core beliefs are coming into play when…
From Bench to Bedside: Speeding Up a New Era of Biotech Innovation
Sep 17, 2019 • 25 min
Our hosts sit down with Jefferies analyst Mike Yee and strategist Jared Holz to uncover the invisible forces driving change in a sector that affects us all: healthcare. We’ll learn about why biotech is on the precipice of an explosion of new drugs and…
Mobility: The Ten Trillion Dollar Question
Sep 10, 2019 • 20 min
The mobility sector makes up one of the world’s largest economies and the forces driving changes within it could result in trillions of dollars of value creation — or loss — in the future. Storm Duncan, Jefferies’ Global Head of Tech-Enabled Mobility,…
Coming Soon: Invisible Forces
Aug 27, 2019 • 1 min
There are hidden currents — forces that we can’t see — driving change in the world and shaping the global economy. They’re affecting everything from how we get around, to what we buy, to how diseases are treated. And if you want to stay ahead, it’s…