Tobias Burns

An Arabic, French and English speaker, Burns has written stories for U.S. News & World Report, the Chicago Sun-Times, Market Watch, the Military Times and PC World.

In addition, he has published articles in a national Pakistani newspaper, one on a change in the country’s monetary policy and another on its balance of trade with the U.S.

He holds a master's degree in business and economics journalism from Northwestern University's Medill School and a bachelor's degree in classics from Harvard University.

Recent Articles By The Author

Here Are the 10 Directors You Want on Your Company’s Board

Here Are the 10 Directors You Want on Your Company’s Board

Few of these people, save Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg, are household names, but they've all served on multiple boards whose stocks have trounced the market.

Here’s Why Jeb Bush Could Make a Great CEO for America

Here’s Why Jeb Bush Could Make a Great CEO for America

As one of the most prolific budget cutters of the bunch, Jeb has a resume that shows real accomplishments in the unfriendly business of managing public finances.

Here’s Why Marco Rubio Could Make a Great CEO for America

Here’s Why Marco Rubio Could Make a Great CEO for America

Of all the GOP candidates, Rubio may be the least coherently branded -- and that might be a good thing.

Amazon (AMZN) Is Partnering With Showtime, Starz and Maybe Many More

Amazon (AMZN) Is Partnering With Showtime, Starz and Maybe Many More

Amazon announced its Streaming Partners Program, which gives Amazon Prime's global audience of around 50 million viewers access to individual programming bundles.

'Star Wars' Is so Big Even Google Wants the Force to Be With You

'Star Wars' Is so Big Even Google Wants the Force to Be With You

Google is giving users a comprehensive Star Wars-themed overlay that will show up across the range of Google's services.