This week in hot topics - Donna Karan surprises everyone by leaving her fashion house, the MERS virus is slowing down retail in South Korea, and Adidas debuts a shoe made out of recycled ocean trash. Donald Trump makes moronic comments about immigrants, thus causing Macy’s to dump Trump. At least 12 people died and 33 were injured when a shoe factory collapsed in China. In other news, you can now get a Fashion Law degree from Fordham University, and the Army is rolling out a new camouflage pattern on uniforms.
Our main topic is about investing in yourself. Louis C.K. bet on himself by turning down a deal with Conan O’Brien in the 1990’s. Should we be investing in ourselves in the same way? Come hang out!
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