Archive for September, 2009

Entrepreneurial Leadership for Small Business

September 25th, 2009 | post a comment

This week on Business Matters, we’re continuing to showcase one of our favorite topics, small businesspeople and entrepreneurs. Our guests today all have been entrepreneurs themselves, and also devoted their careers to helping others achieve success, both going into business for themselves and being leaders in the organization they’re in. Listen to the Full Episode […]

The Business of Free

September 18th, 2009 | post a comment

This week on Business Matters we’re talking about the economy of free. From ways that large companies are increasingly offering their content either for free, or giving some of it away and charging for the rest of it with a system known as “freemium”, to the ways that individuals in their communities are operating networks […]

Women Entrepreneur Award Winners

September 11th, 2009 | post a comment

This week on Business Matters, we’ll speak with some of the award winners from this years Entrepreneurial Women’s conference. The 23rd annual conference is held Wednesday, September 16th at Navy Pier in Chicago, and we spoke with the founder and three of their honorees ahead of the conference to learn their stories about being a […]

The Music Show: Smaller is Better

September 4th, 2009 | post a comment

With big box music stores closing down left and right, the independent music scene has found a way to thrive and succeed in its market. We’ll speak with “the suits” at Drag City Records about their experiences as a successful indie label and also hear the artist’s perspective with indie rock band, MahJongg. Listen to […]

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