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'Terminal Value' is a Finance term that is used to represent the present value of all future cash flows, with the assumption of perpetual, stable growth. However, the future is not as predictable as people like to think. We also have seen that all information we receive is presented with an agenda. The result of this is a persistent 'us vs. them' mindset. Since nobody knows what to believe anymore, we all need to build our own conclusions. This has created a high degree of anxiety and pessim ...
 
Here at Georgetown University's Office of Campus Ministry, our job is to help our community lead lives of deep meaning, belonging, and purpose. Hilltop Chats serve as an aid in your personal journey, no matter where you are. Questions? Comments? Suggestions? Email the interviewer at jordan.blackwell@georgetown.edu!
 
The Mindful Cranks broadly explores the cultural translation of Buddhism in the West, various facets of Buddhist modernism, and the mainstreaming of mindfulness in secular contexts. The podcast serves as a forum for voices that go beyond the dominant narratives which have been thus far uncritical of consumerism, medicalization, psychologization, corporatization and self-help approaches. Drawing from a wide range of disciplines — the humanities, philosophy, cultural studies, education, critic ...
 
The Solomon Success podcast is dedicated to the timeless wisdom of King Solomon and the Book of Proverbs in order to maximize one’s business and life. To our advantage, we can find King Solomon’s financial strategies in addition to many life philosophies documented in biblical scriptures. Focusing on these enduring fundamentals of success allows us to bypass the “get-rich-quick” schemes that cause many to stumble on their journey toward success. Our concern is not only spiritual in nature, b ...
 
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Career changes are an inevitable part of life. The way we deal with these transitions will guide the way our life unfolds. Doug and Michelle discuss the dynamics of careers in the current economic environment and the factors that press many people into career transitions. When these career transition points come, it is important to embrace the chal…
 
Legal scholar Robert P. George comments on the meaning of friendship across disagreement, the need for public virtues of courage and humility, and how to address political polarization and hateful divisions through seeking the truth, thinking critically and openly, and respecting the dignity and freedom of the other. Interview by Evan Rosa. Episode…
 
Doug and Kristi discuss the impact of profiling in the data sets used to train algorithms and the extended impact to decision making. This is a topic of particular interest to both of us due to our respective passion for data analytics. One of the most prescient points that comes out of the discussion is true degree of difficulty for creating an ob…
 
Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks was a British Jewish Rabbi, philosopher, politician, and author of more than 30 books. In this conversation, Miroslav Volf interviews Rabbi Sacks about Jewish perspectives on human flourishing, joy, sabbath and work, and the deeply communal and particular nature of Jewish faith as a witness to the common good. Rabbi Sacks …
 
Independent Journalism is a critically important part of maintaining a democratic society. Unfortunately, it seems that media has become increasingly dominated by a handful of major corporations and technology companies. In many cases, local journalism is the only remaining bridge to create an independent voice. Doug and Mark talk about the dynamic…
 
Poet Christian Wiman and theologian Miroslav Volf, both colleagues and friends, discuss poetry's ability to give voice to the mixed feelings of life today, talking about the mash-up of home and exile, joy and sorrow, saint and sinner; and Wiman reads some of his favorite poetry from his upcoming anthology, Home: 100 Poems. Poet Christian Wiman is P…
 
Do you believe you are supposed to hate rich people? Is this the envy culture that we have moved towards? Anne Hendershott joins Jason Hartman in this discussion on social changes directing how we approach business. Social media is the envy farm, causing tremendous anxiety and fueling the fire of desire that does more harm than good. The Politics o…
 
To many people, faith and religion are the same thing. This is certainly true some of the time, but not in every situation. Doug and Craig discuss the perspective of faith as deep belief and the way that belief can truly bring people together even if the nature of their beliefs are different. When we take this broader view of faith-based organizati…
 
This is a political moment characterized by stridency, suspicion, resentment, anger, and despair—where shared commitments to truth, debate, free speech, and simple good faith in one another (these core elements of democratic society)—these are under threat of outright rejection by those in power. But the Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and essayist…
 
Om and Doug talk about key dates regarding open enrollment, changes that have been made to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and resources for finding help. You can connect with Om at www.chehaleminsurance.com YouTube Video of Episode: https://youtu.be/cLhpqqtiScs Doug's business specializes in partnering with companies and non-profits to capture overh…
 
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