Business Review

Thursday 7:43am, 4:48pm and 6:45pm
  • Hosted by CJ Jackson

Each week the award-winning Business Review has the latest in business trends and research -- both nationally and globally. The program has received the prestigious Communicator Award for three consecutive years (2014, 2013, and 2012.)

Hosted by CJ Jackson, it's written and produced by Jessica Denk and is a production of KWBU-FM, Livingston+McKay LLC and the Hankamer School of Business at Baylor University.

There are some potential dangers to corporate social responsibility. It is important to examine different perspectives from the consumer, the target of the philanthropy, and the shareholders.  

 

 


Business Review: Improve with Improv

Dec 1, 2016

Creative techniques used in improv can help solve business problems in a positive way, as well as generate impressive marketing content for clients. 

 


Taking a closer look at the effect filing times have on the quality of audits, and how what was found is a bit counter intuitive. 

 


 

When the public starts spending less money going out to eat, it often is a warning sign for the overall economy. Learn how small businesses can prosper, despite economic storms. 

 


Most businesses understand the importance of creating engaging marketing videos. Discover the secret to creating brand videos that are shared five times more than any other.  

 


 

It was an early fascination with the Enron scandal that sparked research on how likely someone will blow the whistle on someone else's wrongdoing. 

 


 

Why do certain unethical employees seem to get away with everything?

 


There are hundreds of “angel groups” across the U.S. and around the world. What are they looking for when considering where to invest?

 


 

New research shows taking short breaks during the work day boosts energy, productivity and job satisfaction. 

 


Sleek, high tech and affordable micro housing in downtown metro areas is poised to disrupt the urban housing market, which hasn't changed in over 150 years. 

 


Asking "why" can uncover new industries right under your nose, and also be the key to innovation and success.

 


Studies show an employee dealing with stress can decrease customer satisfaction and retention. 


Being your own boss can seem appealing, but is it all it's cracked up to be? 

 


People who survive, even thrive, in the start-up world, all tend to be “hard-wired” the same. Gritty people have deeply thought out, long-term goals and a “stick-to-it-ive-ness.”

 


 

Shawn Achor researches how people can re-wire their brain to be happier. He says there are two things that accelerate the brain toward growth – the perception of progress and seeing the finish line as being close.

 

 


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