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Insight on Business a production of our advertising agency about the Des Moines business community and news-maker interviews.

Insight on Business a production of our advertising agency about the Des Moines business community and news-maker interviews.
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Des Moines, IO

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Insight on Business a production of our advertising agency about the Des Moines business community and news-maker interviews.

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English


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Non-Profit Executives and HR Issues

9/25/2017
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On Wednesday 27 September (like THIS Wednesday!) there will be a lunch and learn event for non-profit executives and boards to learn how to better attract and retain high quality employees as well as specific volunteers in niche areas. Here Cynde Cronin who specializes in assisting non-profit organizations in Human Resources at Aureon talks about this free and valuable event. To register, so she knows about lunch, here is the registration link. Listen as she shares what you’ll learn and pick...

Duration: 00:12:56


GMigs - Restaurant of the Week

9/25/2017
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He has the most interesting life story and we got George Migliero of GMigs 5th Street Pub in the Historic Valley Junction to tell it. From his early training to cooking for Julia Child to upscale dining to a neighborhood restaurant George shares the story. Listen in as GMigs 5th Street Pub is our Restaurant of the Week! The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business broadcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local...

Duration: 00:18:15


Stuff to DO with Cityview and Jeff Pitts

9/23/2017
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Each week Jeff Pitts from Cityview joins us to highlight his top picks of “Stuff to DO in the Metro”. This weekend we talk guns, apples, Latino Festival, DSM Social Club and much more. Listen in..and hey, it’s just plain fun! The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business broadcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business news along with long-form business interviews can be heard Monday - Friday starting at...

Duration: 00:08:55


Lauren Campbell Photography - Small Business Spotlight

9/22/2017
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We love telling small business stories and today in our Small Business Spotlight it’s Lauren Campbell of Lauren Campbell Photography located in Windsor Heights. As a kid she played “photographer” while her friends were playing with toys. Hey, it’s a start! Learn more about her and her unique business model here! The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business broadcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business...

Duration: 00:13:04


The Iowa Business Journals with Jolene Goodman

9/20/2017
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Not long ago our friends at Big Green Umbrella Media launched the Iowa Business Journals in West Des Moines and Waukee. Recently the small to medium focused newspaper launched in Grimes, Johnston and Urbandale. Here we visit with Jolene Goodman about the business of print media, targeted advertising and media in general. We also welcome them as a new sponsor of the Business News Hour. The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long...

Duration: 00:16:42


Business Networking and Video with Laura

9/20/2017
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Each week Laura Kinnard joins us for a conversation about networking events in the Des Moines Metro along with a social media discussion. Today, along with the events from DMBizMixer we talk about video and video production for business and some upcoming events where you can learn best practices. The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business broadcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business news along with...

Duration: 00:12:26


Exile Brewing and Pub - Our Restaurant of the Week

9/18/2017
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The Tursi family has long been established in the restaurant business but brewing beer? Meet R.J. Tursi from Exile Brewing and Pub our Restaurant of the Week. We talk about how he got into the business what growth he’s experienced and more about the “back-story” of his brand. The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business broadcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business news along with long-form business...

Duration: 00:13:30


Stuff to DO with Cityview and Jeff Pitts!

9/18/2017
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Always fun it’s Jeff Pitts talking about “Stuff to Do” this week in the Des Moines Metro. We chat about cricket, music, wrestling, books and more. Jeff Pitts from Cityview and “Stuff to Do” yet this week! The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business broadcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business news along with long-form business interviews can be heard Monday - Friday starting at 5:00pm on AM-940. The...

Duration: 00:07:07


Legendary Service with Vicki Halsey

9/17/2017
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Here we visit with Dr. Victoria Halsey author, professional speaker and VP of Applied Learning at The Ken Blanchard Companies about…customer service and her role at the upcoming Central Iowa Business Conference slated for 11 October. (Click here for details and to register.) In this conversation we talk about what makes for impressive and winning customer service, what motivates companies to do “the right thing” and the impact service, real service, has on the bottom line. Stories and...

Duration: 00:14:17


The I Work and Play Store in our Small Business Spotlight

9/16/2017
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Our Small Business Spotlight shines on the I Work & Play Store with owner John Bartlett. Here we talk about his rapid expansion over the past 18 month and how he has moved into becoming a “go to” for union printing for (some) political candidates. Spend some time with John as we put the I Work & Play Store of West Des Moines into our Small Business Spotlight. The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business broadcast in the...

Duration: 00:09:09


A Watershed Festival? No, Really!

9/15/2017
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Water is on the mind of nearly every person in the Greater Des Moines Metro…and across the state. Eight years ago ecologist Darren Fife started a clean-up project along Walnut Creek a small stream that travels from rural to urban and empties in the Raccoon River. That event, with just a dozen or so people, has now evolved into a two day festival scheduled for October 6th and 7th in Clive and Windsor Heights, Iowa. This passion then started Darren on his mission to create a new business...

Duration: 00:08:44


Historic Waveland Golf Course with Rocky Sposato

9/15/2017
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This week, as they have done for the past several years, the Windsor Heights Chamber of Commerce held a golf event at Waveland Golf Course. It gave us an opportunity to sit down with Rocky Sposato, the manager there, and talk about the historic Des Moines owned facility and how it came to be that a private firm now manages this and two other municipal golf courses in the city…soon to add Jester Park from Polk County. Listen in to the business of golfing… The award winning Insight on...

Duration: 00:08:37


Startup Stories with Mike Colwell and Kina McAllister of STEMbox

9/14/2017
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Each month SquareOne DSM invites a startup to Startup Stories (click to register) to present and take questions from a very diverse group. But, we get them…first. Here Mike Colwell brings us Kina McAllister the person behind the startup STEMbox. You’ll learn why she moved here from Seattle, what science has done for her life and how she is encouraging girls to learn more about STEM and actually experience the wonder of science. Learn more…here! The award winning Insight on Business the...

Duration: 00:17:28


Cyber Security and Your Business

9/14/2017
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Data Breaches, Hacking, Cyber Crime they are all new frontiers that businesses must face…but who has the time and talent? Here, on our Newsmaker Line, is Kristan Judge from the National Cyber Security Alliance. We talk about business and cyber security and about an upcoming (18 September) event at DMACC in Ankeny where businesses, of any size, can learn about five critical topics to help keep your business safe. Here is the link to register and it is free! Oh, and here is the link to the...

Duration: 00:10:10


Presentation Skills YOU Can Use

9/14/2017
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We all present…it doesn’t matter if the presentation is to a small team, a membership group or a large audience there are ways to make a lasting impact. Here we visit with Wayne Bruns from Tero International about some tips and skills you can employ in your next presentation. Being impactful and remembered is critical to your goal of an effective presentation and Wayne offers you some ideas… The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday,...

Duration: 00:11:26


Immigration and The Greater Des Moines Partnership

9/13/2017
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Here we visit with Mary Bontrager, Executive Vice President of Talent Development for the Greater Des Moines Partnership about DACA (Dreamers), Immigration Laws, Congress, Regional Jobs, the Economy and a group known as The New American Economy. What is the impact of foreign born workers here in the Des Moines Metro and why have so many moved to our region? All asked and answered… The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long...

Duration: 00:15:54


Networking and 9/11 Social Media with Laura

9/12/2017
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Each week, unless those holidays creep into view, Laura Kinnard from DMBizMixer joins us for a conversation about networking and social media. And, if you have a networking event she will list yours just use #DMBizEvent in Twitter. Today we offer up some opportunities and then she shares with us an Instagram account @911Remembrance. Thank you Laura… The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business broadcast in the Midwest. The...

Duration: 00:10:39


The Iowa State Education Association - What It Means for Iowa

9/11/2017
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Over the next two months each school teacher (union and non-union) in Iowa will be forced to make a choice for their future and the future of education in Iowa. Tammy Warow is the President of the Iowa State Education Association (ISEA) and here, in this extended interview, we talk about the history of the ISEA, Chapter 20 and how it came to be and then discuss what the Iowa Legislature did, or is trying to do, to cripple the ability of teachers in Iowa to collectively bargin with their...

Duration: 00:17:05


Table 128 Our Restaurant of the Week

9/9/2017
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Our Restaurant of the Week is Table 128 with Chef/Owner Lynn Pritchard (who gives big props to his Bride, Sarah). Here we talk about the decor, the menu, what’s hot in the dining world, what happened during Restaurant Week and this special attraction to…Julia Child all during the month of September. Enjoy, Table 128! The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business broadcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local...

Duration: 00:15:41


Stuff to DO with Cityview and Jeff Pitts!

9/9/2017
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Each Friday Jeff Pitts, our lifestyle contributor from Cityview Magazine drops in to share with us “Stuff to DO in the Metro” this weekend into next week. Here we talk about the circus, Touchdown Tailgate in Cowles Commons, the Renaissance Faire, Big Al’s BBQ, The Nutcracker, Spicy Fall Flavors, Books & Blankets and Halloween at The Fleur… Join us in the fun… The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business broadcast in the...

Duration: 00:12:22

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