The Agile Economy – Why Some Companies Are Not Fit to Survive – MGR Unplugged Podcast

Join Manuel and David as they cover the latest eComm and business news, including a Quibi (not so good) update, Facebook’s new hurdles, movie theaters survival moves and more!

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In this episode:

  • Quibi not doing so well now… We predicted that!
  • Starbucks asking landlords for rent concessions over the next 12 months after losing almost $1B in sales during the pandemic, and why that’s a good move for them.
  • Facebook paying media companies ad revenue share?  Australia thinks is fair… we don’t.
  • Movie theaters boycotting Universal Pictures.  Good luck with that!
  • Uncertainty about summer and overall reopening of businesses.  Nobody knows what they can or cannot do.
  • Stock Market starting to react to the crisis.  Will we revisit March’s bottom?
  • Sports coming back?  UFC did last week.  NASCAR and Golf are next.  Basketball? NFL? MLB? Auto Racing?
  • California Colleges to go online for the opening semester.  Teaser for next week.
  • Strange rules for LA County businesses and beaches
  • Should we send a bill to China and deduct stimulus money from our debt?.  We didn’t get to this but good food for thought.

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About the Author:

Manuel Gil Del Real is the owner of MGR Consulting Group, an Interactive Marketing Agency providing marketing solutions to companies worldwide. He’s also an auto racing enthusiast and a blog author who enjoys sharing his thoughts and ideas on eCommerce, SEO, Social Media, Website Design, Video Marketing Internet Marketing, entrepreneurial advice, lifestyle and travel experiences among many others.