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The Opening Bell with Steve Grzanich Podcast from Chicago's Very Own 720 WGN

The Opening Bell with Steve Grzanich Podcast from Chicago's Very Own 720 WGN
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The Opening Bell with Steve Grzanich Podcast from Chicago's Very Own 720 WGN

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Associated Bank Market Outlook: 1/17/18

1/17/2018
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On January 17, 2018 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: Details on the Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization The Federal Reserve Beige Book is released today Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter officials will testify to a Senate Commerce Committee Bank of America, Goldman Sachs, & Alcoa Inc report earnings today

Duration: 00:01:18


The Opening Bell 1/17/18: Changing Perspectives on Digitalism & Localism

1/17/2018
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The digital age has consumed the world in recent years, but is this for the best of humanity? Steve looked over this question with Julia Hobsbawm (Author of Fully Connected: Surviving and Thriving in the Age of Overload). Julia believes the digital consumption should be considered as another part of our health like proper diet and sufficient sleep. Then Bruce Katz (Author of The New Localism How Cities Can Thrive in Populism) looked at the emerging trend of localism that […]

Duration: 00:28:32


Associated Bank Market Outlook: 1/16/18

1/16/2018
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On January 16, 2018 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: Citi Group, United Health Care report earnings today Empire State Manufacturing Survey is out today Tomorrow Bank of America, and Goldman Sachs report earnings Tiffany has it’s holiday sales numbers out tomorrow as well

Duration: 00:00:52


The Opening Bell 1/16/18: The Future of Cars is Ready. Legislation Is Holding us Back.

1/16/2018
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This week marks the beginning of the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, where the major auto makers around the world convene to set the tone for the year ahead. Steve took a deep dive into the show by kicking things off with Dale Buss (Contributor at Forbes & Chief Executive Magazine) by looking at the tone of the show. Nik Miles (President of the Northwest Automotive Press Association) then shared some of breakout brands of the show […]

Duration: 00:31:44


Associated Bank Market Outlook: 1/15/18

1/15/2018
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On January 15, 2018 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: US Markets are closed today in observance of Martin Luther King Day Secretary of State Tillerson starts a trip to Canada to co-host a meeting on North Korea where NAFTA will likely come up

Duration: 00:00:47


The Opening Bell 1/15/18: Craft Distilling Is Booming Thanks To CH Distillery

1/15/2018
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The Chicago food an beverage scene has sen huge success thanks to the craft brewery scene, but many people overlook the craft distillery scene in the Chicago area. Steve sat down with one of the leaders in the Midwest craft distilling industry as Tremaine Atkinson (CEO of CH Distillery) was placed in this week’s CEO Spotlight. Jaime Brenkus (Nationally known Fitness Expert) then joined the program to talk about the realistic way of reaching new years resolution fitness goals, especially […]

Duration: 00:38:56


Associated Bank Market Outlook: 1/12/18

1/12/2018
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On January 12, 2018 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: The Advanced Monthly Sales for Retail and Food Services Report is out today Manufacturing and Trade Inventories are out today The Consumer Price Index for December is out today JP Morgan Chase along with plenty of other banks report earnings today

Duration: 00:00:56


The Opening Bell 1/12/18: Architects Are Trying To Make Airports Fun!

1/12/2018
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There are already very high expectations for 2018 financially, and Paul Nolte (SVP & Sr. Portfolio Manager at Kingsview Asset Management) is ready to pick apart the pieces. Steve and Paul touched on the inflation chatter, tepid bond market, and the hot topic of the year: taxes. Brian Sumers (Airline Business Reporter at Skift) then joined Steve to talk about how airports could be changing the way travelers look at them in the future. Brian detailed the plan that many […]

Duration: 00:35:02


AB Thought Leader Rodd Murray: Bank Disruptors & 2018 Regulations

1/11/2018
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The new year is in full swing and the Associated Bank Thought Leader, Rod Murray (Chicago Market President at Associated Bank), is looking to what 2018 has to hold. Steve sat down with Rod to break down the biggest regulatory changes to the industry, along with the biggest disruptor in the world that could be stepping into the world of banking: Amazon.

Duration: 00:16:11


The Opening Bell 1/11/18: How Much Does The Flu Cost Americans Each Year?

1/11/2018
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This Thought Leader Thursday looked towards the biggest changes for the banking industry as Rod Murray (Chicago Market President at Associated Bank) sat down with Steve Grzanich and considered the disruptors to enter the industry. Steve then welcomes Kari Paul (Reporter at MarketWatch.com) to breakdown the numbers behind the annual flu season, and how this year it could cost American’s 10.4 billion dollars in medical expenses.

Duration: 00:34:27


Associated Bank Market Outlook: 1/11/18

1/11/2018
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On January 11, 2018 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: The Labor Department reports on US Producer Price Inflation for December and the Producer Price Index The Treasury Department shares the federal budget for December Freddie Mac reports on weekly average mortgage rates Delta Airlines reports earnings later today

Duration: 00:00:45


The Opening Bell 1/10/18: The 2018 CareerBuilder Jobs Forecast

1/10/2018
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The health retail industry is constantly on the up, as consumers are more aware of food/product sources than ever. Steve chatted about some of the expected trends of 2018 with Molly Hjelm (VP of Marketing at SPINS) to break down what will be impacting stores this year. CareerBuilder then joined the program to look forward to the hiring push for the new year from Ladan Nikravan Hayes (Writer and Corporate Communications Manager at CareerBuilder.com).

Duration: 00:31:41


Associated Bank Market Outlook: 1/10/18

1/10/2018
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On January 10, 2018 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: The report on Mortgage Applications is out today from the MBA Import/Export prices Report and Wholesale Trade data is out today Many of the Federal Reserve Presidents will be speaking today on monetary policy

Duration: 00:00:48


The Opening Bell 1/09/18: Consumer Electronic Show & IL Is Attempting To Regulate Bitcoin

1/9/2018
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Today marks the beginning of the Consumer Electronic Show (CES) held in Las Vegas. Jennifer Jolly (Founder of Techish.com and consumer tech journalist for USA Today and New York Times) shares what to expect from CES this year including more Google and Apple integration throughout tech, how smart TVs are improving and evolving, and much more. As Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies continue to gain exposure, IL has begun to look deeper into what exactly is behind Bitcoin. The creation of […]

Duration: 00:34:20


The Opening Bell 1/8/18: EW Women of the Year Award and Agricultural Year in Review

1/8/2018
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President and Co-Founder of KDM Engineering, Kimberly Moore, shares her journey with forming KDM. Kimberly is also a recipient of the EW Women of the Year Award, she talks about the importance of encouraging women of all ages to enter any and every field of study. David Widmar, Research Associate at the Department of Agricultural Economics at Purdue University provides a year in review for Agriculture. David explains why there was little improvement from 2016 to 2017, and why he’s […]

Duration: 00:31:27


The Opening Bell 1/5/2018 Jobs Report Friday & Air Traveler Trends For 2018

1/5/2018
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Paul Nolte (SVP & Sr. Portfolio Manager at Kingsview Asset Management) covers the employment Friday report, the strong economic data and the stock market that just won’t quit. He tells The Opening Bell “If you did not make money last year there is something wrong.” Brian Sumers (Business Arline Reporter at Skift) talks about 2017 being the safest year for air travel & trends that we will see in 2018. He expects that planes on time performance will get better and more fees especially […]

Duration: 00:35:18


Thought Leader Doug Myers: “Banking remains a highly regulated industry”

1/4/2018
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Associated Bank Thought Leader Doug Myers covers reform & regulations with the new tax bill as we start 2018. As well as how banks are spending millions of dollars in security measures.

Duration: 00:13:48


The Opening Bell 1/4/18 Technical Advances In Banking & Outlook on 2018 Economics

1/4/2018
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Associated Bank Thought Leader Doug Myers covers reform & regulations with the new tax bill as we start 2018. As well as how banks are spending millions of dollars in security measures. Economics correspondent at Washington Post Heather Long, wraps up 2017 and outlook’s 2018 A handful of companies are offering $1,000.00 bonuses to employees after the tax cut. She talks about how this will play out with pay raises.

Duration: 00:30:44


The Opening Bell 1/4/18 Technical Advances In Banking & Outlook on 2018 Economics

1/4/2018
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Associated Bank Thought Leader Doug Myers covers reform & regulations with the new tax bill as we start 2018. As well as how banks are spending millions of dollars in security measures. Economics correspondent at Washington Post Heather Long, wraps up 2017 and outlook’s 2018 A handful of companies are offering $1,000.00 bonuses to employees after the tax cut. She talks about how this will play out with pay raises....

Duration: 00:31:38


The Opening Bell 1/3/18 Getting Women Politically Active & Hidden Messaging In The Age Of Zero Privacy

1/3/2018
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Liz Radford- Women’s March Chicago, Member of the Board of Directors. Women’s March Chicago launches “March to the Polls.” On January 20, 2018 women and allies will come together in downtown Chicago to celebrate the spirit of the resistance efforts over the past year and unite to focus on the 2018 elections and beyond. The fight for women’s rights & social justice through political engagement continues. Dr. Galina Datskovsky CEO of Vaporstream talks about hidden messaging in the age of...

Duration: 00:29:21

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