133 | Phil Mancuso | The Future of the World Economy

In this episode, Darius and Phil discuss wide-ranging topics such as microeconomics, capital markets, consumerism, inflation, automation, population growth, US economic forecast, and much more. 

In this episode, Phil and I talked about:

  • Understanding capital markets
  • What is exponential growth, and why it matters
  • Effects of asset inflation
  • Phil reveals what drives him in business
  • The impact of automation on workers, jobs, and wages
  • The influence of American consumerism culture
  • The difference between population slowdown and depopulation
  • The consumption response to COVID stimulus checks
  • How the internet and celebrity endorsement affect consuming buyer behavior
  • Phil shares an important tip every homeowner should take
  • And other topics…

Meet Phil:

Phil Mancuso has worked in the financial services industry for several decades and continues to make it better with his futuristic style of thinking as well customer service skills in communication and keeping his word. Phil believes that one plus one doesn’t always have to equal two… Maybe we can think outside of the box and come up with something that only people have dreamed of. As a strong financial professional, strategist, and leader, Phil believes that a rising tide can lift all boats and when we unify through collaboration, we can get the job done. Today, Phil is the President or “El Presidente” of Appraisal Nation and the Chief Investment Officer and Partner at EPM. More gets done with Phil than without him and EPM, Appraisal Nation, and the other partners are grateful for his leadership every day.

Meet Darius: 

Darius is your host of The Greatness Machine LIVE. Darius is a mad scientist, high-growth CEO, serial entrepreneur, author, conscious capitalist, speaker, and entertainer. Darius is on a quest to create 1,000,000 Core Value Driven Organization by 2030. He is calling this “The Core Value Revolution.” Darius is an alumni of the Birthing of Giants Entrepreneurial Program at MIT and Stagen Integral Leadership Program. Darius’s accolades include being ranked #9 Top Rated CEO in America on Glassdoor, has won numerous Stevie Awards, and has founded and grown organizations that have been ranked #40 in the Inc. 500 and were ranked #3 Best Places to Work By the San Francisco Business Time. He is all about the P’s: Passion, Pizza, Puzzles, and, especially, Pink Unicorns. His book, The Core Value Equation, is an Amazon #1 Best Seller and is available at www.thecorevalueequation.com.

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