Podcasts presented by Adam Cox related to Economics

Podcast Directory


Genre: Economics
Presenter: Adam Cox
Clear Selection

Adam Cox

Modern Mindset: Passive Income Coach

Adam Cox
Original Broadcast:

Modern Mindset

Modern Mindset: Passive Income Coach
Adam talks to Helen Parker, a money saving expert and passive income coach, about how to create an income outside of the typical employment model. They talk about models of passive income including multi-level marketing and why this model has a bad reputation. They explore how this model can work and what kind of people would work well in a system that allows for personal flexibility and therefore requires self-discipline and a desire to influence others.
Guest:

Helen Parker


Published:
Adam Cox

Mini Mindset: The Apathy for EPC’s

Adam Cox
Original Broadcast:

Mini Mindset

Mini Mindset: The Apathy for EPC’s
Adam talks to Lauren Vasquez, an engineer for British Gas about research that suggests that first time buyers don’t investigate the energy efficiency of their first home purchase. This is surprising since many first time buyers are financially stretched with the cost of the deposit and the monthly mortgage and initial home buying costs. The unknown energy costs of the property could cause additional stress on an already stressful financial decision. Lauren offers some tips on how to make sense of an Energy Performance Certificate and how to make homes more energy efficient.
Guest:

Lauren Vasquez


Published:
Adam Cox

Mini Mindset: Changing Attitudes to Christmas Shopping

Adam Cox
Original Broadcast:

Mini Mindset

Mini Mindset: Changing Attitudes to Christmas Shopping
The high street, once a popular choice for shoppers, has faced many changes in recent years. The increase of online shopping is a clear indicator, as 1 in 3 of us will exclusively use the internet to shop this Christmas. Annette Picardo, Managing Director in the UK for Etsy, explains how people are moving towards a more mindful and conscious way of shopping. New independent research finds that people feel happier when supporting their local community and local businesses.
Guest:

Annette Picardo


Published:
Adam Cox

Modern Mindset: Financial Worries at Work

Adam Cox
Original Broadcast:

Modern Mindset

Modern Mindset: Financial Worries at Work
Adam talks to Asesh Sarkar, CEO of Salary Finance a fin-tech company that helps employees access tools to improve their financial health. They discuss research that shows that money doesn’t mean happiness as more people earning over £100k were more stressed than those earning less. They explore ways to improve financial and mental well-being that don’t necessarily mean simply earning more.
Guest:

Asesh Sarkar


Published:
Adam Cox

Modern Mindset: Saving Millennials

Adam Cox
Original Broadcast:

Modern Mindset

Modern Mindset: Saving Millennials
Adam talks to Destiny Onisile and Jessica Tonwe, two millennials, about their attitudes to saving money to coincide with British Savings Week. They discuss how ignorance and confusion lead to a reluctance to save and how student debt create poor financial habits that can make debt attractive and saving something they believe is for older generations. They also explore if there’s anything that would encourage young people to save or learn about finance.
Guests:

Destiny Onisile, Jessica Tonwe


Published:
Adam Cox

Modern Mindset: The Cost of Connectivity is an Inconvenient Truth

Adam Cox
Original Broadcast:

Modern Mindset

Modern Mindset: The Cost of Connectivity is an Inconvenient Truth
Adam talks to Dr. Erica Mallery-Blythe, an expert on medical conditions related to radio frequency and Brian Stein of the Radiation Research Trust about the growing scientific evidence that mobile phone radiation and WIFI are now linked to various cancers. They discuss why there is an unwillingness to talk about the dangers as mobile phones and WIFI is often ranked as the things we want and need most in our lives. They discuss why the government and the telecoms industry have a vested interest in not warning people of dangers and what you can do if you’re worried about the health risks but still want to keep using WIFI and your phone.
Guests:

Dr. Erica Mallery-Blythe, Brian Stein


Published:
Adam Cox

Modern Mindset: Litigation – and how to avoid it!

Adam Cox
Original Broadcast:

Modern Mindset

Modern Mindset: Litigation – and how to avoid it!
Adam Cox talks to Michael Shapiro, Head of Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution at GSC Solicitors LLP, about one of the most visible parts of the legal process: litigation. Michael explains that a lot of litigation comes about as a result of poor planning at the start of a business relationship, and that prevention is much better and cheaper than the cure. He talks about why factors such as ego, stubbornness and revenge can drive a case to court – and why there are much better, and far less risky, ways to seek resolution. Would you take your business to court to prove a point?

Published:
Adam Cox

Modern Mindset: Disrupting the DIY Industry

Adam Cox
Original Broadcast:

Modern Mindset

Modern Mindset: Disrupting the DIY Industry
Adam Cox talks to business strategist Clive Daley, who is committed to helping retailers evolve and adapt to the dramatic changes that have occurred on our high streets and retail parks. Clive highlights that, while many retailers have been hit hard by the growth of online alternatives, there is still a place in the market for “experiential retail”. He talks about the rise of online market places – including the fast-growing online service Mano Mano, which intends to create a new way for people to buy and sell home and garden products; an industry that currently remains a place where most people still expect to physically see bricks-and-mortar retailers. They discuss why the DIY and home improvement industry is ripe for a seismic shift: could this potential “DIY disruption” be a good thing? Find out more at www.cfdstrategicsolutions.com.
Guest:

Clive Daley


Published:
Adam Cox

Modern Mindset: Are We Open-Minded about Open Banking?

Adam Cox
Original Broadcast:

Modern Mindset

Modern Mindset: Are We Open-Minded about Open Banking?
Adam Cox discusses whether we’re mentally ready for open banking with organiser of Fintech Fortnight, Tony Rice. Open banking is the biggest shift in banking in centuries, but are we ready to handle the emotions that could go with it – like distrust, and even greed? How do we need to think about open banking to make it work for us, and what are the financial consequences of ignorance or even rejection?
Guest:

Tony Rice


Published:
Adam Cox

Modern Mindset: Twins in Business

Adam Cox
Original Broadcast:

Modern Mindset

Modern Mindset: Twins in Business
Adam interviews two identical twin sisters, Raissa and Joyce de Haas, who founded the drinks company Double Dutch. In just a few years they have won awards, used innovative approaches into investment and have created surprising new flavours of drinks. They discuss the emotional power of flavours and the benefits of working with someone with identical genetics.
Guests:

Joyce de Haas, Raissa de Haas


Published: