Welcome to the 172nd episode of the Inc. Uncensored podcast, hosted by Inc.'s editor-in-chief James Ledbetter.

This week, Inc.'s executive director of editorial Jon Fine talks about how Howard Schultz, the longtime CEO of Starbucks, announced that he will resign next year. Schultz is credited with growing the coffee chain into the global juggernaut it is today and he said he is considering a range of options for his next move. Will he run for president? Find out what Fine thinks. 

Senior writer Christine Lagorio-Chafkin talks about Hamdi Ulukaya, who upended the dairy industry with Chobani, which worth an estimated $1.5 billion and is the top-selling brand of Greek yogurt in the country. Along the way, Ulukaya, an immigrant from Turkey, built an enlightened company by focusing on hiring refugees and paying twice the federal minimum wage.

Staff writer Emily Canal talks about how fishermen, chefs and entrepreneurs are brainstorming ways to transform the green crab, an invasive species that is hurting New England fisheries, from a problem into a product. Canal reports on the Green Crab Working Summit in Portland, where entrepreneurs are talking about how to turn the crustaceans into a viable commodity.

As always, you can listen to individual episodes of the Inc. Uncensored podcast on the Panoply Network or on Apple Podcasts, where you can also subscribe.

Published on: Jun 8, 2018