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  • New generations handling wealth in very different ways

    William Finnerty, managing director and private wealth manager at UBS Private Wealth, discusses how the region’s entrepreneurial growth has impacted people of various generations, and how different people have handled receiving an influx of capital.

  • The real art of lobbying

    Alex Vogel, chief executive officer at the Vogel Group, discusses the discomfort some people feel about the lobbying industry, and how he feels its positive impact every day in the region.

  • The role of journalism for business in DC

    Peter Abrahams, market president and publisher at the Washington Business Journal, discusses the way the region’s economic development is accelerating, how Amazon’s HQ2 is playing a part, and how the region can keep its talent.

  • The future of non-traditional innovation

    Sharon Hays, senior fellow at LMI, discusses the ways that government contractors are pushing tech innovation with the help of the federal government.

  • Insight from an ethical hacker

    Craig Stevenson, founder of HyperQube Technologies, discusses the ethics of hacking and why virtualization is an important tool with wide-reaching applications and implications for the local economy.

  • Making videos to recruit great employees

    While a job listing can show the requirements or expected duties for an open position, understanding the company culture and vibe can be extremely difficult. To learn more about what one local business is doing to fix that, we spoke with Lauryn Sargent, cofounder and partner at Stories Incorporated.

  • Readying to welcome Amazon’s HQ2

    Alex Iams, Interim Director of Arlington Economic Development, discusses the process of making sure D.C. is ready for Amazon’s HQ2, and some of the new things we can expect from it.

  • Is the venture capital well running dry?

    On this episode, we speak with Andy Medici, Money and Tech reporter at Washington Business Journal, about where the D.C. region stands with respect to venture capital funding and economy health.

  • Have we reached peak tech?

    On this WWiW EXTRA episode, we speak with three experts on whether the D.C. region, and the world in general, is hitting a ceiling when it comes to potential success for tech businesses. Experts include James Moore, founder and CEO of the Washington Institute for Business, Government, and Society; Kandi Parsons, shareholder at ZwillGen; and Richard Levick, founder and CEO of LEVICK.

  • How much are you spending on monthly software?

    Dave Baule, CEO of MISO3, discusses his company’s solution to mounting monthly software-as-a-service costs by organizing company software use and notifying higher-ups about underused utilities.