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Hosts Russell Capper and John Beddow discuss the challenges, successes and points of failure encountered in stating and growing new endeavors.

Hosts Russell Capper and John Beddow discuss the challenges, successes and points of failure encountered in stating and growing new endeavors.

Location:

Beaumont, TX

Description:

Hosts Russell Capper and John Beddow discuss the challenges, successes and points of failure encountered in stating and growing new endeavors.

Language:

English


Episodes

Brandonomics from Savage - Steve Lufburrow

2/10/2017
How often do brands need updating? Does your brand, no matter how good it is, go out of style? Robin Tooms interviews Steve Lufburrow, president and CEO, Goodwill Houston.

Duration:00:03:15

Women Mean Business - Sallie Sargent

2/10/2017
Leisa Holland-Nelson talks about Super Bowl LI with Sallie Sargent, president and CEO of Houston Super Bowl Host Committee. Sallie explains what a Super Bowl Host Committee does.

Duration:00:01:29

Brandonomics from Savage - Steve Lufburrow

1/27/2017
Is your brand thinking about innovative ways to communicate and connect with your audiences? Robin Tooms interviews Steve Lufburrow, President and CEO, Goodwill Houston to discuss how Goodwill has used music, and music partnerships, as a powerful communications tool.

Duration:00:03:31

Women Mean Business - Gina Luna

1/13/2017
WMB host Leisa Holland-Nelson, president of ContentActive, interviews Gina Luna, CEO of commercial banking for JP Morgan Chase.

Duration:00:02:05

PKF Texas: The Entrepreneur’s Playbook® - Byron Hebert

12/2/2016
Byron Hebert explains how a business excellence model developed by the European Foundation for Quality Management can help drive your business results as he offers another Tool Time Update.

Duration:00:02:25

Brandonomics from Savage - Chloe Dao

12/2/2016
Being your own brand can present some unique challenges. Robin Tooms interviews Chloe Dao, women’s apparel designer and entrepreneur extraordinaire

Duration:00:01:44

PKF Texas: The Entrepreneur’s Playbook® - Frances Castaneda Dyess

11/18/2016
Karen Love interviews Frances Castaneda Dyess, president of the Houston East End Chamber of Commerce, to discuss how Houston’s growth is affecting manufacturing and distribution from construction projects to job growth.

Duration:00:01:44

Blair Garrou - Mercury Fund

10/14/2016
Russ is in front of a live audience at our Digital Leaders Series 9 event to interview the wonderful Blair Garrou. As co-founder and managing partner of venture capital firm Mercury Fund, Blair gets up close and personal with early-stage technology firms that will one day affect our lives in ways we can’t even imagine. New and disruptive companies built around SAAS computing, cloud computing and otherwise ubiquitous computing concepts. It’s a fascinating future and he’s giving details.

Duration:00:19:16

Women Mean Business - Kelly Hess

10/14/2016
Determining your real success is a never-ending evaluation that is all about your employees: extraordinary advice from an extraordinary woman. Lisa Holland-Nelson chats with Kelly Hess, president and CEO of CompuCycle, an electronic recycling company.

Duration:00:02:51

Women Mean Business - Ruchi Mukherjee

10/7/2016
“Business when you have a business,” is extraordinary advice from an extraordinary woman. Leisa Holland-Nelson chats with Ruchi Mukherjee, founder of Lights Camera Action Houston, an online lifestyle society magazine.

Duration:00:02:27

Symon Rubens - Energy Conference Network

9/30/2016
Symon Rubens’ conference business is booming. He launched his Energy Conference Network in January 2015. He promptly launched a Healthcare technology conference and now is launching the Infrastructure Conference Network to focus on transportation technology. Rubens says it seems whatever industry he focuses on, technology and thought leadership are rampant. What better excuse to stage an industry gathering?

Duration:00:06:59

Women Mean Business - Jill Griffin

9/30/2016
Don’t wait for help; go get what you need—extraordinary advice from an extraordinary woman. Leisa Holland-Nelson visits with Jill Griffin, author and NYSE public board member.

Duration:00:02:23

Monica Crofton - Crofton Credit Consulting and Credit Repair

9/23/2016
Monica Crofton wants to help her clients repair and rebuild their credit to become creditworthy consumers. And she does it by teaching them how to pay their bills, how credit works, and how to live on a budget. And isn’t that the best way to do it? She charges a flat fee for her services, she gets results and she has watched her business consistently grow over time.

Duration:00:08:53

Women Mean Business - Jennifer Stewart

9/23/2016
How does a little girl grow up to be a finance executive? Well, it’s quite a story. Leisa Holland-Nelson visits with Jennifer Stewart, SVP finance, Southwestern Energy.

Duration:00:01:57

Duke Amos - En Route Mobile Tire Service Co.

9/16/2016
Duke Amos was a practicing attorney with a savings account and an entrepreneurial calling. That’s all it took. He founded En Route Mobile Tire Service Co., a full service tire company that comes to YOU when you need them and where you need them. En Route can do anything a full-service tire shop can do—and they do it out of a van! It’s not as simple as it sounds. For now, as he grows his new company, he’s still an attorney and sometimes he’s a tire guy. You gotta admire the enthusiasm!

Duration:00:08:20

PKF Texas: The Entrepreneur’s Playbook® - Wilka Toppins

9/16/2016
Karen Love is back with Wilka Toppins, founder and principle lawyer at the Toppins Law Firm. Wilka discusses the steps employers must take to become compliant with the new overtime rules.

Duration:00:03:00

Women Mean Business - Jill Griffin

9/16/2016
How does a woman become a corporate board member? Well, first you become an author, cross paths with Red McCombs, be a college lecturer and it all comes together. What?! Leisa Holland-Nelson visits with the always fascinating Jill Griffin, author and NYSE public board member.

Duration:00:02:47

Women Mean Business - Ruchi Mukherjee

9/9/2016
“Business when you have a business,” is extraordinary advice from an extraordinary woman. Leisa Holland-Nelson chats with Ruchi Mukherjee, founder of Lights Camera Action Houston, an online lifestyle society magazine.

Duration:00:02:32

Rina Camhi - 10MinRealty

9/9/2016
Realtor Rina Camhi felt the Realtor community was losing sales when potential buyers called for a showing right now; if the agent missed the call, the buyers would move on to the next property. So, she developed 10MinRealty, a mobile app that allows “showings on demand,” for homebuyers to request an immediate showing. She calls it Uber for real estate. What an idea! (And why did it take so long?!)

Duration:00:08:27

PKF Texas: The Entrepreneur’s Playbook® - Wilka Toppins

9/9/2016
Karen Love is back with Wilka Toppins, founder and principle lawyer at the Toppins Law Firm. Wilka gives examples of who will be affected by the new Overtime Rules that go into effect this December.

Duration:00:01:42