Animal Spirits: Everybody’s Busy

On this week’s Animal Spirits with Michael and Ben…

We discuss:

  • Why do Americans work so much?
  • Why hasn’t innovation made us happier?
  • Tech bros vs finance bros
  • Shopify’s approach to running a happier organization
  • Why “busy” is such a crutch
  • Why most private equity associates and MDs feel underpaid
  • Is college becoming less important or merely table stakes?
  • Holiday shopping records
  • What stage in the cycle is this again?
  • Are energy stocks due for a good year?
  • Pros and cons of taking a new job overseas
  • Your movie inception date and much more

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