Jon Quast

Jon Quast


After spending over a decade travelling the world exploring different cultures and languages, I'm happy to now be contributing to the Motley Fool's mission to make the world smarter, happier, and richer. What's great about exploring business and the economy is the insight it gives you into how things are in the world. While I no longer get to exercise my analytical muscles with linguistics, it's rewarding to analyze business and share my opinions through this platform.

Recent articles

For Restaurants, Delivery Is a Catch-22

Delivery options boost restaurant sales but challenge profit margins, leaving restaurants needing to come up with creative solutions.

Can Zoom Make You...Happy?

Zoom's CEO is laser focused on making sure both his employees and customers are happy. And there's reason to believe this can lead to a winning investment, making you happy too.

Is Designer Brands' Dividend Safe?

Dividend safety can't be measured by simply looking at a ratio or a metric. Investors need to take into account a company's future prospects.

Box Needs to Win Investors Back

Box is competing in its space and growing revenue, but shattered investor expectations leave the company with a crucial credibility issue.

McDonald's Is Lovin' Technology

McDonald's is investing in technology to stay ahead of the competition and increase sales -- despite the overall restaurant traffic slowdown.