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.

Here’s How Much TV Networks Would Miss All Those Viagra Ads

Here’s How Much TV Networks Would Miss All Those Viagra Ads

Sick of watching those scary, sad drug ads during the game? So is the American Medical Association.

BofA Chief Parries Political Criticism of Wall Street

BofA Chief Parries Political Criticism of Wall Street

Brian Moynihan understands why banks are easy targets for presidential candidates from socialist Bernie Sanders to conservative Ted Cruz but says the industry won't always be a 'whipping boy.'

This Israeli Defense Company Is Making Smartglasses for Cyclists

This Israeli Defense Company Is Making Smartglasses for Cyclists

Everysight will draw on Elbit's legacy making helmet-mounted display systems for fighter pilots - only now the target audience is competitive cyclists

Ferrari Is Revving Up Analysts: What Wall Street's Saying

Ferrari Is Revving Up Analysts: What Wall Street's Saying

Wall Street has initiated coverage on Ferrari, and analysts are expecting the stock to start hitting the gas.

Jeb Bush Would Eliminate Every Obama Regulation

Jeb Bush Would Eliminate Every Obama Regulation

Jeb Bush wants to repeal every regulatory act passed during the Obama administration.