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2022 Podcasts

Episode 30: Current Events in China With Tiff Roberts

November 29th, 2022 

This week Rob is joined by SG Long’s Robert Seidenschwarz, and special guest Dexter "Tiff" Roberts. Tiff is an award-winning speaker, and writer who serves as a Senior Fellow in the Atlantic Council’s Asia Security Initiative, and a Fellow at the Maureen & Mike Mansfield Center. Tiff was previously a China bureau chief, and Asia News Editor at Bloomberg Businessweek while he lived in Beijing for over two decades becoming fluent in Mandarin Chinese. The group discussion centers around current events in China like the recent 20th Party Congress. Also, Xi Jinping’s vision, and direction for China and what that could mean for the United States and the World.

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Episode 29: Setting the Standard with Special Guest Former Navy Seal Jimmy Graham

September 20th, 2022 

This week Rob is joined by SG Long’s Dave Peppenger and special guest former US Navy SEAL Jimmy Graham. Jimmy served for more than 15 years with the US Navy SEAL teams and 7 years as an Operator and Lead Instructor for an Elite Federal Government Protective Detail for High-Risk and Critical environments including Iraq, Afghanistan, and Benghazi, Libya. Jimmy is the current CEO of Able Shepherd and Director/Lead Instructor for the Active Shooter Response Training Center in Colorado. The group discusses lessons Jimmy learned while serving in the SEAL teams, and how those lessons apply to running a business, leadership, and life.

Episode 28: Markets and Recessions

August 25th, 2022 

This week Rob is joined by Josh Denney and Bob Seidenschwarz to discuss the characteristics of recessions, how the market has reacted historically, and the impact on investors.

For more information regarding this episode, please enjoy SGLIA’s recent research paper found here.

Episode 27: State of the US Consumer

June 17th, 2022 

In this episode, Rob is joined by Bob and Josh. Together, they discuss the health of the US consumer and the impact of consumer spending on the economy.

Episode 26: 2022 Mid-year Market Outlook

June 3rd, 2022 

This week Rob is joined by Josh Denney and Bob Seidenschwarz. The group recaps the first five months of 2022 and the market's outlook for the remainder of the year.

Episode 25: The US and Energy Independence

March 18th, 2022 

This week Rob is joined by Josh Denney and Bob Seidenschwarz for a discussion about energy independence. The discussion centers around the meaning of energy independence, the current state of US energy dependence, and the potential future for US energy production.

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Episode 24: Sanctions and their Economic Impact

March 7th, 2022 

This week Rob Richardson CFA is joined by Josh Denney, and Bob Seidenschwarz of SG Long Financial. The group discusses recent economic sanctions imposed on Russia resulting from the war in Ukraine and the potential implications these sanctions could have on inflation and the global economy.

Episode 23: The Cutting Edge with Montana Knife Co’s Josh Smith

February 17th, 2022 

This week Rob is joined by SG Long Financial’s own Dave Peppenger and special guest Josh Smith from Montana Knife Company and Josh Smith Knives. Topics include the story of Montana Knife Company, their unique approach to releasing products, and advertising in influencer-driven spaces.

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Episode 22: 2022 Market Outlook

January 12th, 2022 

This week Rob is joined by returning guests Josh Denney and Bob Seidenschwarz to discuss the new year and preview what might lie ahead for the Market in 2022. Specific discussion points include the Fed, interest rates, cryptocurrency, and supply chains.