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The Standard Deviations podcast is a weekly production that looks at money, mind and meaning, all through a psychological lens. Each week, psychologist and New York Times bestselling author Dr. Daniel Crosby interviews a fascinating new guest, experts in everything from finance to literature to wellness. Each guest provides listeners with three concrete ways to apply what was learned that week, ensuring that weekly listening becomes part of a path to a richer life. Episodes are brief, resear ...
 
Hosts Dr. Grace Ambrose-Zaken, President and CEO Safe Toddles non-profit and Kelvin Crosby, CEO Smart Guider Inc (aka Deafblind potter) discuss safe mobility for learners who were born blind and visually impaired. Our focus is on the pediatric belt cane also known as the wearable toddler cane. Episodes include interviews those who grew up without path information before belt canes were available. Also, orientation and mobility specialists and families using this innovative mobility tool with ...
 
Welcome to another super Episode of The Business Generals Podcast where I help you maximize your business dreams as an entrepreneur in your startup business. every single week I feature amazing guests and I ask in depth questions about their entrepreneurial journey. Join the Business Generals family at businessgenerals.com for all the show notes, show highlight reels and amazing training. Whatever your situation today, know that you can get your hopes up that you are good enough to chase you ...
 
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Tune in to hear: - Of all times to start a boutique fund, why would James start one in the current climate where the 3 largest asset managers control more of the market share than ever before? - What edge does a small, boutique asset manager have in a world where there are such well-resourced competitors? - How are ESG like suggestions typically me…
 
Tune in to hear: - Behavioral Coaching is one of the most important things a financial professional can do for their client, yet surveys show that clients don’t put a lot of value on it. How can we bridge this gap and help our clients see how much value we can deliver here? - Brendan claims that many advisors are creating “reverse rapport” in their…
 
Tune in to hear: - What are some potential arguments against a traditional 60/40 portfolio and how do they hold up? - How would Phil define alternative investments? Also, is their bad reputation deserved for any reason and where did this reputation originate from? - What are 2-3 potential criteria to help discern the which alts can act as legitimat…
 
Tune in to hear: - What exactly is Neuromarketing and what makes it so powerful? - There are more brands and advertisements vying for our attention every year. How does Nueromarketing fit into this picture and help brands really stand out? - What are the six pillars of Neuromarketing that Kristin eventually settled on and where did she source these…
 
Name a writer who consistently makes you laugh? Hard to do? Listen to this episode for one of Matt’s favorite Wall Street Journal writers, who always brings a smile to his face, Jason Gay, sports columnist for the WSJ, joins Matt Hall in this entertaining episode. It’s not all fun and games, as Jason possesses a magical talent. He has the ability t…
 
Tune in to hear: - What are some unique financial considerations for those with high-level government security clearances? - What role does financial instability often play in cases of corporate and governmental espionage? - Financial instability is often at the root of why people participate in espionage. What implications does this tendency have …
 
Tune in to hear: - Robert says in marketing “you must get past the mental filter.” If we are going to get past the mental filter, how can we do it in a way that doesn’t land flat on its face or go too far? - How can one evoke an emotional response in a nuanced way without seeming corny or disingenuous? Are there certain business for whom this appro…
 
Tune in to hear: - How did Brad originally get into the finance industry and how did he get into trading cards? - What are some of the draws, or compulsions, that get people into card collecting? - What time period was referred to as “the junk wax era” in Baseball Cards and why was this such a poor time to collect? - Are there any big takeaways tha…
 
Professor Hershfield’s research focuses on how the perception of time affects people's money behavior. The actionable takeaway? How we can make decisions that will contribute to the success of our future selves. Hershfield earned his PhD in psychology at Stanford University and is also the recipient of numerous teaching awards. He was recently name…
 
Tune in to hear: - Is the market always crazy or does it go through long periods of predictability in many peoples’ lifetimes? Is uncertainty implicit in capital markets? - There’s always going to be a reason to fear, there’s always going to be a reason not to invest. What pragmatic steps can we take to invest thoughtfully in the face of this? - Wh…
 
Tune in to hear: - What might the lay person, who is enthusiastic about behavioral economics, not know about its historical origins? - What was the larger zeitgeist that gave rise to an envy of physics, and hard science, within economics? - Are there commonly used methods in the world of financial planning that may be rooted in some unexamined assu…
 
Tune in to hear: - The old American adage of “shirtsleeves to shirtsleeves in three generations” seems to be an enduring sentiment across many other cultures. Why is it such a tricky thing to sustain wealth across multiple generations and what can be done to remedy this? - Why is pointing the finger at the third generation an overly reductive appro…
 
Want to know the secret mission of this podcast? After 30 episodes, host Matt Hall is ready to share the answer. Listen to this under nine-minute episode for Matt’s mission and a related story that will take you back to your childhood. Thanks for listening!Be sure to subscribe now on Apple, Google, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, or wherever you like to…
 
- As someone who works in practice management and as a trainer, how does Penny get advisors to embrace the power of practice management when there are plenty of advisors who are financially successful who are violating all the best practices? - If Penny created her own top 25 advisor list, what criteria would she choose to decide who belongs on tha…
 
Tune in to hear: - Morningstar recently conducted an in-depth study on the financial biases that people bring to the table. What are the real world, fiscal impacts of these biases? - In the study, were they able to quantify a percentage or a dollar amount difference between biased and unbiased folks? - 2% of people in their study showed no evidence…
 
Tune in to hear: - Ric Edelman started off as a reporter - does Ric think that an advisor could start “Edelman 2.0", so to speak, using the same formula with education at the forefront? - Why might it be wise to “narrowcast” rather than broadcast? - What are two or three actionable steps that American investors can take now? - Why does Ric think th…
 
Tune in to hear: - Many are very focused on the behavioral coaching elements of behavioral finance, but overlook the upside of integrating the findings of behavioral finance into actual asset management. How can we be better about balancing the two? - Toews’ portfolios attempt to anticipate declines. How specifically does he go about that and what …
 
Tune in to hear: - What event prompted Dr. Howard to move from using a market efficiency / rational markets framework to a framework of behavioral finance? - How can we discover market inefficiencies that are exploitable if the price is almost always wrong and not reflecting true value? - If the behavioral dislocations of market prices are so vast,…
 
Tammira Philippe is the embodiment of the American dream. The first in her family to go to college and now the CEO of Bridgeway Capital Management, Tammira has paved a purposeful path for herself and her organization. Enjoy this episode as Matt talks with Tammira about her journey from Channelview, Texas, to the boardroom. Hear how Matt insulted Ta…
 
Tune in to hear: - What was the process of launching Dr. Biyani’s business Udemy like? - As an entrepreneur, how do you know when you’re a visionary that may be early to an idea vs. when the market is simply telling you your idea isn’t worthwhile? - What advantages does virtual learning have over traditional learning and where might it fall short? …
 
Tune in to hear: - What gap did Dr. Chase see in the market? How has investment talent been traditionally vetted and how does this compare to how it optimally should be? - What specific personality assessments do they use and how do they settle on these? - How do Drs. Chase and Pogge utilize Rorschachs to vet different personality styles? - Taking …
 
Tune in to hear: - Why do conversations about finances often take on such a moralistic tenor? - Is the moralizing of money a uniquely American problem or does this happen all over the world? - How can we accrue the benefits of being well off without falling prey to the lack of passion that can accompany this at times? - The possession-self link sta…
 
Tune in to hear: - In a study that Eben helped conduct, clients were three times as likely to say they are very knowledgable about markets than their advisors were likely to say about them. Men had a similarly outsized response and were three times more likely than women to say they were knowledgable. Are clients overestimating their ability to und…
 
Tune in to hear: - What is “flow” in a behavioral science context? - How do you begin to measure and study something like flow, which seems very ephemeral and hard to pin down? - Is it possible to reach a flow state performing a task/job you dislike? - How to we push past the stumbling block phase, with a challenging skill like drawing or skateboar…
 
David Coggins joins Matt to discuss his latest book, The Optimist, A Case for the Fly Fishing Life - a thoughtful and beautifully crafted book about fishing, travel, friendship, and more. In this episode hear about Coggins’s experiences fishing all over the world, and what the beauty of taking time away from the normal productivity grind can do for…
 
Tune in to hear: - What does Charlotte’s day to day role as a Chief Behavioral Officer look like? - Has the science of motivating employees shifted a great deal since The Great Depression or do other cultural or economic factors play into people’s loyalty to a particular company? - How accurately can people assess what motivates them to work? - Wha…
 
What is an encore quest? What’s it have to do with Serena Williams? Matt talks with celebrated author Gerald Marzorati about picking up serious tennis in his 60s and his new book on Serena Williams. Gerry shares his love of the sport, lessons learned trying to master the game, and what he observed spending more than a year following Serena Williams…
 
Tune in to hear: - Reese Harper has an advisory business, Dentist Advisors, that is exclusively for dentists. How did he take the first step to say no to everything else and how did choosing such a specific niche serve him well? - How did he land on dentists, in particular, as his niche? - Why do dentists, on average, retire 6 years later than thei…
 
Are you ready to know yourself? Want to understand better what leads to happiness? Legendary thinker Dr. Robert Cloninger is just the person to get to the bottom of the science behind who we are and why we do what we do. In this, a rare podcast with Dr. Cloninger, Matt pulls many of the most important insights for you to consider in your own life. …
 
Tune in to hear: - How does Dr. Cherry implement “The Big 5” personality test in his practice? Does he approach clients with different personality traits in novel ways to better help them problem solve? - How were The Big 5 traits ultimately arrived upon? - How might one shift communication with their client if the client displays high levels of an…
 
Tune in to hear: - How did Jeff’s professional path evolve from lawyer, to standup comedian and finally to behavioral science / economics? - What lessons could behavioral science stand to learn from the art of standup comedy? - If two different comedies tell a joke with similar content, the joke might land for one of them while feeling really caust…
 
Tune in to hear: - On a previous podcast, Richard Nisbett expressed that the most central message of psychology is that we have no access to most of what goes on in our heads. What studies are illustrative of this dramatic conclusion he reached? - What are the implications of this stream of thought, particularly in regards to free will and determin…
 
Tune in to hear: - How did Anthony move from being homeless, and in a great deal of debt, to being one of the nation’s top educators on money matters and part of the Dave Ramsey franchise? What four steps were critical in this journey? - Anthony stresses the importance of intentionality in one’s spiritual journey, network journey, net worth journey…
 
- Three steps to mastering personal finance. - What is the knowledge or education gap in financial literature that Joe Saul-Sehy’s new book ‘Stacked’ fills? - What role might humor play in a successful financial plan? - How can we move people towards financial goals that are more visceral and poignant and away from mimetic, or culturally inherited,…
 
Tune in to hear: - What is Colin’s perspective on the extreme fear and greed that arose throughout the pandemic in 2020? These are constants within the market, but why were they of particular interest in this cycle? - Are investors primed for misbehavior because of what we went through last year? - Learn more about Colin’s new book Fed Up: Success,…
 
Tune in to hear: - What might the personality of an ideal hire for a leadership position in asset management look like? - How can one measure things like emotional intelligence and curiosity that can seem kind of ethereal or hard to get your arms around? - Has Michael come across any counterintuitive, or surprising, discoveries in his research as h…
 
Tune in to hear: - Carl Richards speaks about serving real financial advisors. This of course presupposes the existence of fake financial advisors, so what’s the difference between a real financial advisor and a fake financial advisors? - What practical advice can help one avoid a financial advisor that doesn’t have your best interests at heart? - …
 
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