"I will eat my shirt if they don't."
In celebration (?) of one year of Black Swan, co-hosts Douglas Soltys and Rob Kenedi are joined by producer Kattie Laur to answer listener questions and reflect on what's been learned from a COVID-focused podcast.
"Our expectations as consumers have fundamentally shifted. There's a new gold standard in town."
Retail Prophet Reilly Stephens joins to discuss how COVID has shifted retail strategy, which brands are succeeding, and how one app might be the frontline in the looming war between Shopify and Amazon.
"Thank god we make a tool that helps me sleep."
InteraXon founder Ariel Garten joins to share insights gained from reading people's (anonymized) brainwaves during a pandemic.
"Once the pandemic hit, 50% of Canadians overnight said they wanted to do more of their transactions online."
Bōde Canada CEO Robert Price joins to explain how COVID-19 and the shift to remote work made some Canadian real estate markets red hot and others ice cold.