The Business Maker Show
PKF Texas: The Entrepreneur’s Playbook® - Russ Capper12/13/14
Karen Love, director of practice growth, continues her discussion with Russ Capper about the show’s successes and how it has evolved as it nears the 500th episode.
Women Mean Business - Omana Abraham
Do little girls dream of becoming rug merchants? Leisa Holland-Nelson asks Omana Abraham, founder and co-owner of Abraham’s Rugs.
School of Business 12/13/2014
Russ & John present the show that is built for business—and for entrepreneurs who build business. There’s a lot of negativity out there, but we’re sticking by our faith in free enterprise and innovation. Includes: our Quote of the Week—a clever...
Dr. Robert C. Robbins - Texas Medical Center
Russ visits with cardiac surgeon Dr. Bobby Robbins, president and CEO of the Texas Medical Center. The various medical institutions that make up the Medical Center have collaborated to grow this medical “city” into the largest complex of its kind in...
Brandonomics from Savage - Monica Silva
Brand ambassadors can be your greatest allies. Robin Tooms interviews Monica Silva, team lead of internal communications at Phillips 66.
PKF Texas: The Entrepreneur’s Playbook® - Russ Capper
Karen Love, director of practice growth, turns the tables on our own Russ Capper, to learn more about changes in store for the show in 2015.
Women Mean Business - Annette Monk
Build a network and work it! Leisa Holland-Nelson gets extraordinary advice from Annette Monks, president of Carlton Staffing and Carltech.
School of Business 12/06/2014
Russ & John present the show for entrepreneurs with the best sense of humor and no football. And we are on a new radio station! We’re happy to join the KNTH AM 1070 family. Includes: our Quote of the Week—encouraging words from American inventor...
Brandonomics from Savage - Ralph Vasami
What happens when your company image goes stale? It’s time to rebrand. Robin Tooms visits with Ralph Vasami, president and CEO of Universal Weather and Aviation.
Rod Canion - Compaq Computer Corp.
We revisit one of our very best interviews. Russ interviews Rod Canion, founder of Compaq Computer Corp., about his struggle to create a portable computer. Besides being faced with the regular issues of a startup, he also had to deal with promoting an...
PKF Texas: The Entrepreneur’s Playbook® - Emily Smikal
Jen Lemanski chats with Emily Smikal, CPA, a tax manager with PKF Texas, about the importance of culture and people when evaluating career opportunities.
Woman Mean Business - Sarah Cain
She started her company 27 years ago and is proud of her extraordinary progress. Leisa Holland-Nelson interviews Sarah Cain, founder of Sarah's Florist.
Brandonomics from Savage - Steven Ward
An internal branding program case study. Robin Tooms discusses Destination Zero with Steven Ward, corporate director of HSE for FMC Technologies.
Choice Selections from our Archives
For this holiday weekend, we revisit segments from some of our favorite interviews. First up: attorney, mayor, former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy, and now chairman of financial advisory firm Lazard Houston Bill White discusses energy innovation...
School of Business 11/29/2014
Russ & John present the show that helps you grow up big and strong. We love entrepreneurs and are PRO-business. Includes: our Quote of the Week—educated words from American writer George Bernard Shaw; This Week in Business History includes the...
Women Mean Business - Nishat Jones
Extraordinary advice from an extraordinary woman. Leisa Holland-Nelson visits with Nishat Jones, director of marketing, Victory Packaging.
PKF Texas: The Entrepreneur’s Playbook® - Jake Morris
PKF’s Jen Lemanski and Audit Manager Jake Morris, CPA, discuss characteristics accounting students should look for in a firm when evaluating their career options.
School of Business 11/22/2014
Russ & John present the show that is PRO-business. We are business friendly and we think the government ought to update the tax system. Just sayin… Includes: our Quote of the Week—words of wisdom from the late Nelson Mandela; This Week in Business...
Sridhar Sudarsan - IBM Watson Ecosystem
A team of geniuses created Watson specifically to compete on the Jeopardy! game show. In the process, they developed a new dimension of computing. What started as a light-hearted battle between man and computer, has prompted an entire industry to...
Brandonomics from Savage - Chloe Dao
How is it different when YOU are your brand? Robin Tooms interviews Chloe Dao, women’s apparel designer and entrepreneur extraordinaire.
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