Episodes

"Fair" Trade: Helping? Or A Racket For SJWs? - Ep 149

Jan. 22, 2021

Today, I was inspired to record a show on this concept of "fair trade." How do proponents describe "fair trade?" Is it more fair than simple mutual exchange?   Want to keep "Killing Bigger?"   "Call in" to the show with spea…

Voicemail Comment: Helping Others, and Faith Based Purpose In Business - Ep 148

Jan. 20, 2021

In this episode, I discuss a comment that came in from our awesome listeners. He made two points, one about helping people and being a part of the community and the other about faith and spirituality in business.    BOTH of …

Responsibility: The Foundation of GREATNESS - Ep 147

Jan. 19, 2021

In this episode, I discuss the 6 ways that taking on responsibilities is not only good for you, but a requirement of a life of greatness. Self-motivation is not enough.    Want to build something amazing? You will need to ta…

Is "Greed Good?" - Ep 146

Jan. 18, 2021

In today's episode, we initially discuss KBRS' move to our new hosting provider, libsyn, and the reasons for that move. Note, this is THE FIRST episode on the new host and hopefully you don't even notice anything different. …

Identifying TOXIC "Organizational Learned Helplessness" - Ep 145

Jan. 15, 2021

What is "learned helplessness?" Can an organization be infected with "learned helplessness?" As the LEADERS of our organizations and visionary entrepreneurs, we need to guard against an infiltration of "learned helplessness…

Politics Matter... But Entrepreneurs Matter More - Ep 144

Jan. 14, 2021

Today, I spend time on a "why..." Why move away from the more political topics? Doesn't that stuff matter? Of course it does. I am always the biggest capitalist in every room. I believe in freedom and liberty. The problem is…

Redefining The Customer - Ep 143

Jan. 13, 2021

In this episode, we remap what entrepreneurs can sometimes define as a customer.  What is a customer? Is a customer someone that has a credit card on the other end of an internet connection? Is a customer someone that walks…

How a Capitalist Looks At Tech Censorship: Ep 142

Jan. 11, 2021

The round of censorship we are witnessing is collusion, not capitalism.  Yikes, a weekend of lock step censorship collusion among the tech giants. Even though shutting down the speech of people on their platform is somethin…

Luck or Choice? Your Belief System MATTERS - Ep 141

Jan. 8, 2021

In my FIRST EVER show with the ElectroVoice RE20 Microphone... I discuss a thread on The Fastlane Forum that piqued my interest... A member made the claim that a lot of financial success is luck. He made, 7 points that he cl…

The Day After Yesterday: What to Expect In Our Brave New World - Ep 140

Jan. 7, 2021

In this episode, I bring you my thoughts on what happened yesterday... I also bring in some optimism for us as entrepreneurs. Will this be a catalyst for some decentralization? Perhaps! We must also remember that we, as ent…

The 2021 Briefing - Ep 139

Jan. 5, 2021

In this short episode, I talk about the markets and today's runoff election in GA and what that means for us as big thinking entrepreneurs.  Want to keep "Killing Bigger?" Check out KillBigger.com Be sure to subscribe on …

Bring YOUR MIND with you to the "END OF THE WORLD" - Ep 138

Jan. 1, 2021

For many who pay attention to economic realities, there are some significant concerns going into 2021. While meltdown seems to be everyone's theory, I make the case for a "melt up" and what I decided to do about it. This ep…

Ringing in 2021 With Some Resolutions - Ep 137

Dec. 31, 2020

Resolutions? Are they a crutch for the weak? Yeah, pretty much. They are basically an excuse NOT to do what you WISH you would do until a day on a calendar changes. Does my cynical view of resolutions make me blinded to are…

Dollar Low and The Moral Case For Capitalism - Ep 136

Dec. 30, 2020

On today's episode of KBRS, I examine this new multi-year low for the USD and what that means. I also talk about the MORAL case for capitalism. While many arguments DO in fact apply, there is a moral case to be made in favor…

Dress For Success - Ep 135

Dec. 29, 2020

With the coronavirus on the way out, hopefully, I offer up some practical tips to look your best, be confident and look competent when you are conducting business with others.  Visit these two threads at The Fastlane Forum …

The Case For Free Trade- Ep 134

Dec. 28, 2020

On this episode of KBRS, I go through the reasons why we, as capitalists, should embrace free trade... An unfortunately unpopular position to take. DO NOT CONFLATE Free Trade with Globalism. They are two very very different …

"Sports Center" Style December Edition - Ep 133

Dec. 23, 2020

For this episode, I embraced that popular "Sports Center" format to address a myriad of topics.  Trump VS Stimulus Apple Electric Car Bill Ackman Charity Lunch Chill Holiday Reading Recommendations  The Future of The K…

Q&A: Public Feuds, AI and Investor Capital - Ep 132

Dec. 21, 2020

On this episode, I take on some questions about publicly feuding with competitors and customers, artificial intelligence and also discussing the first steps to investor capital. Want to keep "Killing Bigger?" Check out Kil…

Savings Are CRITICAL To A Prosperous Economy - Ep 131

Dec. 17, 2020

Today I was inspired to debunk a common theory perpetuated by the social lobotomy... That "savings are bad" for the economy.  You CAN NOT legislate or print prosperity.  Savings Are Critical to a Prosperous Economy | Mises…

The Entire World "Runs On" Business! - Ep 130

Dec. 16, 2020

On this episode of KBRS, I spend a bit of time discussing a conversation I had with a young guy that works at the gym I go to. He had people telling him that business is a "generic degree" and to do something more "specific.…

Think Outside Capital Isn't For You? Think Again! - Ep 129

Dec. 14, 2020

What do Air B&B, Tesla, DoorDash and Amazon all mean for entrepreneurs thinking about getting outside capital? Is there money out there looking to be a part of what you do? Yes there is. Is it a high barrier to entry? Nope, …

What Happened In 1971? (Part 2) The Gold Standard - Ep 128

Dec. 11, 2020

Today I wrap up the discussion on this website: https://wtfhappenedin1971.com/ Why the gradual removal of the USD from any sort of accountability mechanism led to WTF happened in 1971. Why was gold so great? Why did it hold …

What Happened In 1971? (Part 1) Not Capitalism's Fault - Ep 127

Dec. 10, 2020

https://wtfhappenedin1971.com/ In 1971 the correlation between wages and production begin to deviate... Many people have seen this collection of charts and figures. It honestly shows what happened pretty well... What it doe…

Consider The Road Less Traveled - Ep 126

Dec. 9, 2020

Do you have a BIG idea? Have you cornered yourself into thinking you need to do a bunch of other stuff before you pursue such an idea? The biggest profits in the world are found in the road less traveled... Consider spending…