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Job diary: I'm an LA doctor who runs a ketamine-infusion therapy program to help people overcome depression, anxiety, and trauma

David Mahjoubi, MD. David Mahjoubi, MD. David Mahjoubi, MD, 42, is an anesthesiologist based in Los Angeles, California. He founded the Ketamine Healing Clinic of Los Angeles in 2014, and says that despite the drug's reputation as an illegal party drug, its use in controlled medical settings can help patients battling depression, anxiety, and trauma. Before accepting a new patient, Dr. Mahjoubi says they need to have first tried other anti-anxiety or depression medication in the past. He a...
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Canopy Growth is angling to dominate the US

PABLO PORCIUNCULA BRUNE / Getty Images Welcome to Insider Cannabis, our weekly newsletter where we're bringing you an inside look at the deals, trends, and personalities driving the multibillion-dollar global cannabis boom.Sign up here to get it in your inbox every week.Happy Friday readers,Earnings were the dominant story in the industry this week. A slew of US cannabis companies, or MSOs, posted rock-solid financial results, in many cases outpacing their Canadian counterparts.I asked Cre...
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10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Thomson Reuters Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning.For the biggest stories in politics, sign up here for 10 Things in Politics You Need to Know Today - launching soon!Here's what you need to know before markets open.1. Global stocks tumble as COVID-19 spread douses vaccine optimism. .2. A Tesla rival is going public at a $5.4 billion valuation. The British startup is set to list on the NASDAQ via a SPAC set up by a form...
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Gold will soar 22% next year as investors protect against rising inflation, Goldman Sachs says

REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin Gold prices will break out of a tight trading range in 2021 as inflation worries stoke demand, Goldman Sachs analysts said in a note.The bank holds a $2,300-per-ounce price target for the precious metal, implying a 22% rally from current levels over the next 12 months.Though gold typically falls when long-term interest rates rise, the financial crisis disrupted the pattern and saw gold rise through 2012 as investors feared for strong inflation.Goldman expects a simil...
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'We're done providing free money from the sky': Shark Tank investor Kevin O'Leary says next stimulus should not include any aid to businesses

"Shark Tank"/ABC Shark Tank star Kevin O'Leary says any further fiscal stimulus should not include PPP aid to businesses.The stimulus should include unemployment insurance for workers who will be displaced if their businesses shut down, the investor added.O'Leary said Monday's massive stock rally on news of a 90% effective coronavirus vaccine demonstrated there's plenty of liquidity for companies that have been hurt by the pandemic. "The market is providing all kinds of liquidity in lender...
Tags: Trends, Small Businesses, Markets, Unemployment, PPP, Unemployment Insurance, Cnbc, United Airlines, Shark Tank, Delta Air Lines, Leary, Kevin O'Leary, Economic Outlook, Stimulus Bill, CARES Act, Payroll Protection Program

The 9 best 'Shark Tank' products that didn't land deals but are still doing incredibly well

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. ABC We love watching "Shark Tank" because it gives us a preview of the startups and products that have the most potential to make it big.As these nine products underscore, the show's contestants don't necessarily need to secure a deal from the investors in order to go on to succeed. Notable examples of "Shark Tank" rejects that became very successful include home security company DoorBot (now known...
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Shark Tank investor Kevin O'Leary says the market 'just doesn't care' about who wins the US election

"Shark Tank"/ABC Kevin O'Leary told CNBC on Wednesday that markets are not concerned with who wins the election because they know that a $2 trillion stimulus package will be released regardless of who wins. "This is the most fascinating election the American economy has ever seen because the market just doesn't care," the investor said. He added that policies are unlikely to change in the near term if Biden wins because the former vice president's "hands will be tied" around the unemployme...
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Pollsters are 'irrelevant' and 'do not know what's going on anymore' ahead of U.S. election, Kevin O'Leary says

National polls currently show Democratic contender Joe Biden ahead of President Donald Trump, often by double digits.
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Ureeka taps Kevin O’Leary (AKA Mr. Wonderful) to launch SMB curriculum

Ureeka, a SMB mentorship platform for next-wave entrepreneurs, has today announced the Kevin O’Leary Bootcamp, which will offer members access to an exclusive curriculum of his knowledge and advice. The startup, which raised $8.6 million in April, looks to offer a full-scale mentorship platform for underrepresented founders across all industries. Alongside offering a community of other entrepreneurs to bounce ideas off of, Ureeka also gives members free access to mentors (experts who are still a...
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The latest setback in the race for a coronavirus vaccine

Welcome to Business Insider's daily healthcare newsletter, your daily dose of pharma, biotech, and healthcare news. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every weekday. Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Hello,On Monday evening, Johnson & Johnson said it halted all dosing associated with its coronavirus vaccine trials after an "unexplained illness" in a participant, as first reported by Stat News. It's another setback to the vaccine race after AstraZeneca's trial also hit a sn...
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US stocks climb as mega-cap tech companies soar on stimulus hope

Lucas Jackson/Reuters US stocks climbed on Thursday on continued fiscal stimulus negotiations, led by mega-cap tech giants like Alphabet, Amazon, and Microsoft.House Speak Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin had multiple conversations on Thursday, as the two try to work out a fiscal stimulus deal before the upcoming recess in Congress.Any fiscal stimulus deal will include another round of direct stimulus checks, according to Mnuchin.Initial weekly jobless claims fell to 837,0...
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Shark Tank investor Kevin O'Leary breaks down his strategy for picking SPACs — and explains why he'd bet on Bill Ackman and 3 other leaders

ABC Shark Tank investor Kevin O'Leary appeared on CNBC's Tuesday Halftime Report and said he is "very selective" in his choice of SPAC leaders."There's a lot of really bad product out there versus good product," the investor said. He recommended examining a SPAC leader's track record before buying in. He listed Bill Ackman, Todd Boehly, Michael Klein, and Alec Gores as four SPAC leaders with long track records of success. "Do I want to bet with Bill? Sure, I'll give him some dough," O'Lear...
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Here's how this founder sought to overcome Shark Tank's apparent aversion to tech startups that had already raised capital

Ming Zhao, CEO of PROVEN, an AI-powered skin care startup, explained how she tried to overcome Shark Tank's apparent aversion to supporting tech startups that had already raised.  "The sharks are not the most coddling of Silicon Valley entrepreneurs," based largely on the view that tech startup founders or entrepreneurs who are known to have more access to venture capital and other investors, and shouldn't be looking for funding on Shark Tank, she told Business Insider.  She also prepared to b...
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'Shark Tank' gets a slice of Minnesota pizza-making company

Woodbury brothers attract an invest from Kevin O'Leary on ABC show.
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Meet the top 9 startups raising millions to use psychedelics to treat depression, anxiety, and more

Investment in psychedelics has ramped up in recent years and companies say that interest from traditional biotech and pharma investors has picked up as well. Key investors, like former Canopy Growth CEO Bruce Linton, hail from the cannabis sector. Others, like PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel have been interested in the industry for years now. Business Insider identified the top nine companies that are working to turn psychedelics into approved medicines, for conditions like depression and anxiet...
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Here's a list of 11 top smart-doorbell and smart-lock brands — and the big money behind tech that's fueled privacy concerns

Amazon's Ring has recently been plagued with criticism over its security and privacy standards.  While Ring is the biggest name in the industry, it was not the first or the only company to create smart doorbells and locks. We gathered a list of the 11 biggest names in smart locks and doorbells. The companies range from venture backed startups to corporate spinoffs, and several have been acquired by tech companies. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Every smart home needs a sm...
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How to Get a Business Loan

I love watching Shark Tank more than I should. And I’d never go on it myself in order to raise money for my business. The terms are usually terrible. Instead of having Kevin O’Leary eviscerate my plan on national TV, I’d rather go the more traditional route and get a business loan. In an era of TV fundraising, startups, and VC funding, small business loans don’t get the attention that they deserve. There’s multiple options for getting a business loan, I’d explore these first before considering o...
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The married couple who created a wacky sex button went on 'Shark Tank', and the investors didn't understand why it even exists

LoveSync, a device that lets you silently indicate to your partner you're in the mood for sex, went viral in 2019 among internet users who mocked and criticized the device. The couple behind LoveSync, Ryan and Jenn Cmich, recently appeared on the TV reality show "Shark Tank" to ask the show's famed investors to fund their "sex button." All five of the investors declined to put money into LoveSync, criticizing the product's intent to replace verbal communication and slamming the founders' lack ...
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'Shark Tank' recap: Haitian beauty-product sellers get tough love from Mr. Wonderful

The sharks had doubts about Kreyol Essence, a line of beauty products made from castor oil, but Kevin O'Leary came aboard for a royalty.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Surprising Things I Learned in 2019, Part 1

Writing for Core77 gives me plenty of opportunity to learn new facts, some of them quite surprising. Here's ten that jumped out at me this year: In the 1950s, Charles and Ray Eames introduced their iconic Lounge chair to America on an NBC TV show. Image by Pekka Tahkola Today, kids in Finland commute to school by bicycle and sled, in snow, at negative-22 degrees. The chainsaw was actually invented to cut bone. There's an old-school production method called "rose engine turning" that produce...
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'Shark Tank's' Mr. Wonderful is bullish on dividend stocks and tech giants

Mr. Wonderful is coming to Wall Street. Kevin O'Leary, who is most well-known for being one of the entrepreneurs fielding investment pitches on the ABC show "Shark Tank," will be a guest on the CNN Business Markets Now show Wednesday at 12:45 ET.
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'Shark Tank' star Kevin O'Leary's wife no longer facing jail time in fatal boat crash

"Shark Tank" star Kevin O'Leary's wife Linda, who was charged in September for a fatal boat crash in Canada, is no longer facing jail time.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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'Shark Tank' star Kevin O'Leary's wife no longer facing jail time for fatal boat crash

"Shark Tank" star Kevin O'Leary's wife Linda, who was charged in September for a fatal boat crash in Canada, is no longer facing jail time.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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Facebook Rolls Out Holiday Marketing Tools for Small Businesses

Facebook recently hosted a global training program designed to help small businesses gear up for the upcoming holiday season. Boost with Facebook Holiday Bootcamp was held October 10. The social media giant also used the event to make a number of announcements about new small business Facebook holiday marketing tools and solutions. Facebook Holiday Marketing Tools Small Business Trends spoke with Michelle Klein, Vice President, Global Business & Customer Marketing at Facebook about both. “We ...
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Kevin O’Leary: Motherly Advice I Will Never Forget

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Billionaires under fire confront wealth gap at Milken Conference

By Katia Porzecanski, Gillian Tan and Sonali Basak, Bloomberg In Beverly Hills, the chicken Caesar salad costs $25.95. Stephen Schwarzman, with a net worth of $14.3 billion, could buy one for all 329 million people in the U.S. today — and then do so again tomorrow for 222 million of them. The wealth on display this week at the annual Davos-style conference organized by Michael Milken, once of junk-bond fame, is capturing a moment in our age of growing inequality. For the first time in Milken Ins...
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Kevin O’Leary: What Sets Entrepreneurs Apart from Employees

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