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Now in its fith year, the "Iowa Business Report” is a weekly half-hour radio program featuring interviews about business, government, the economy, jobs, trade, and investments. Each program also includes a “Business Profile” segment, telling the story of one Iowa-based company and its impact. The "Iowa Business Report" also airs as a weekday two-minute feature. The "Iowa Business Report" is presented with support from the Iowa Business Council (iowabusinesscouncil.org). The program is a copyrighted production of Totally Iowa Media, which is solely responsible for its content.

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Now in its fith year, the "Iowa Business Report” is a weekly half-hour radio program featuring interviews about business, government, the economy, jobs, trade, and investments. Each program also includes a “Business Profile” segment, telling the story of one Iowa-based company and its impact. The "Iowa Business Report" also airs as a weekday two-minute feature. The "Iowa Business Report" is presented with support from the Iowa Business Council (iowabusinesscouncil.org). The program is a copyrighted production of Totally Iowa Media, which is solely responsible for its content.

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English


Episodes

Iowa Business Report Monday Edition -- April 15, 2024

4/15/2024
Iowa Business Report Monday Edition April 15, 2024 Iowa Economic Development Authority director Debi Durham on what many misunderstand about the agency's work.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report 24-15 (Apr. 12-14, 2024)

4/14/2024
On this edition of the Iowa Business Report: The latest quarterly survey of Iowa Business Council members is very optimistic, due in part to high anticipated sales. IBC president Joe Murphy shares details from the data. The National Federation of Independent Business says its members are more cautious about the economy in 2024. And in this week's "Business Profile", we'll introduce you to Rob Mauritz of Des Moines-based LBS, a century-old, employee-owned company. For more, go to totallyiowa.com and click on the "radio programs" link. Support for the Iowa Business Report radio program and podcast comes from the Iowa Business Council, online at iowabusinesscouncil.org.

Duration:00:22:50

Iowa Business Report Friday Edition -- April 12, 2024

4/12/2024
Iowa Business Report Friday Edition April 12, 2024 Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg discusses rural economic development issues as they pertain to small towns in our state.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report Thursday Edition -- April 11, 2024

4/11/2024
Iowa Business Report Thursday Edition April 11, 2024 Mike Ralston of the Iowa Association of Business and Industry notes a few items for the Iowa legislature to take action on before adjournment later this month.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report Wednesday Edition -- April 10, 2024

4/10/2024
Iowa Business Report Wednesday Edition April 10, 2024 Rob Mauritz, president and CEO of LBS in Des Moines, which has been employee-owned for the past decade.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report Tuesday Edition -- April 09, 2024

4/9/2024
Iowa Business Report Tuesday Edition April 09, 2024 Joe Murphy of the Iowa Business Council with a "to-do" list for Iowa lawmakers before they adjourn this month.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report Monday Edition -- April 08, 2024

4/8/2024
Iowa Business Report Monday Edition April 08, 2024 Financial journalist Jordan Goodman breaks down the better-than-expected jobs and economic report released last Friday.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report 24-14 (Apr. 05-07, 2024)

4/7/2024
On this edition of the Iowa Business Report: The world comes to Des Moines for the 10th annual Global Insurance Symposium later this month. Event co-chair Aaron Pearce previews the event. Joe Murphy of the Iowa Business Council has a "to-do" list for Iowa lawmakers before they adjourn later this month. And in this week's "Business Profile", we'll introduce you to Doug Oldaker, senior vice president of Security National Bank of Omaha. For more, go to totallyiowa.com and click on the "radio programs" link. Support for the Iowa Business Report radio program and podcast comes from the Iowa Business Council, online at iowabusinesscouncil.org.

Duration:00:22:49

Iowa Business Report Thursday Edition -- April 04, 2024

4/5/2024
Iowa Business Report Thursday Edition April 04, 2024 Joe Murphy of the Iowa Business Council says near-record optimism for sales is boosting overall economic confidence among IBC members.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report Friday Edition -- April 05, 2024

4/5/2024
Iowa Business Report Thursday Edition April 05, 2024 Aaron Pearce, co-chair of the Global Insurance Symposium, with a preview of the 10th annual event to be held in Des Moines this month.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report Wednesday Edition -- April 03, 2024

4/3/2024
Iowa Business Report Wednesday Edition April 03, 2024 Iowa Association of Business and Industry president Mike Ralston with data from the group's new quarterly member survey, showing caution but still an overall positive outlook.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report Tuesday Edition -- April 02, 2024

4/2/2024
Iowa Business Report Tuesday Edition April 02, 2024 Automotive and mobility expert Ken Chester on the outlook for electric vehicles.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report Monday Edition -- April 01, 2024

4/1/2024
Iowa Business Report Monday Edition April 01, 2024 Financial journalist Jordan Goodman outlining the impact of the recent settlement of an antitrust lawsuit against a national realtors' group.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report 24-13 (Mar. 29-31, 2024)

3/31/2024
On this edition of the Iowa Business Report: The 8th Iowa Rural Summit takes place in Ames in April. Iowa Rural Development Council executive director Bill Menner gives a preview. Legendary college football coach Lou Holtz notes similarities between coaching championship teams and building your business. And in this week's "Business Profile", we'll reintroduce you to Kirk Tyler of Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Company. For more, go to totallyiowa.com and click on the "radio programs" link. Support for the Iowa Business Report radio program and podcast comes from the Iowa Business Council, online at iowabusinesscouncil.org.

Duration:00:22:50

Iowa Business Report Friday Edition -- March 29, 2024

3/29/2024
Iowa Business Report Friday Edition March 29, 2024 Legendary football coach Lou Holtz compares the teams he coached to growing businesses.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report Thursday Edition -- March 28, 2024

3/28/2024
Iowa Business Report Thursday Edition March 28, 2024 Bill Menner of the Iowa Rural Development Council identifies some of the key challenges Iowa's rural areas are currently facing.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report Wednesday Edition -- March 27, 2024

3/27/2024
Iowa Business Report Wednesday Edition March 27, 2024 U.S. Rep. Zach Nunn (R-IA03) on the positive outcomes of the protracted federal budget debate.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report Tuesday Edition -- March 26, 2024

3/26/2024
Iowa Business Report Tuesday Edition March 26, 2024 U.S. Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) reacts to the Biden Administration's change in electric vehicle mandates.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report Monday Edition -- March 25, 2024

3/25/2024
Iowa Business Report Monday Edition March 25, 2024 Financial journalist Jordan Goodman on the Federal Reserve's decision to not lower interest rates at its March meeting.

Duration:00:02:00

Iowa Business Report 24-12 (Mar. 22-24, 2024)

3/24/2024
On this edition of the Iowa Business Report: The Iowa Association of Business and Industry is a lead sponsor of the upcoming "Coolest Thing Made in Iowa" competition; Kelsey O'Connor of Iowa ABI provides details. Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds talks about tax policy and how recent changes are good for the state's overall economy. And in this week's "Business Profile", we'll reintroduce you to Jim Mudd, Jr., CEO of Mudd Advertising in Cedar Falls. For more, go to totallyiowa.com and click on the "radio programs" link. Support for the Iowa Business Report radio program and podcast comes from the Iowa Business Council, online at iowabusinesscouncil.org.

Duration:00:22:50