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.

Getting off to a fast start in any company begins with making sure new hires are the “right fit” for the organization. 


A shift toward workplace wellness is underway across the U.S. Studies show businesses that incorporate comprehensive wellness programs are able to improve the health of their employees and save their company money at the same time. (*ENCORE)


According to research, effects of abusive supervision reach far beyond the workplace. Assistant professor of management Merideth Ferguson calls it "the spillover effect." (*ENCORE)


Energy economist, Gürcan Gülen says the implications of energy poverty are life threatening. The worst scenarios are found in parts of Africa, South Asia and India, where it causes increased illiteracy and decreased life expectancy. (*ENCORE)


Narcissistic tendencies impair ethical judgment in the workplace, even if a person is religious. (*ENCORE)


Key strategies for attracting and retaining employees for multinational companies.


Tips on how to be intentionally positive in a negative work environment

Researchers dubbed this project "The Waiter Spit in my Soup!" You might be surprised that over 50 percent of customer service employees are responsible for some sort of deviant behavior toward customers.

Anything that produces pleasure in our brain can become addictive, including your smart phone. (*ENCORE)

How to redeem brainstorming sessions from a waste of time into collaborative engagement where great strategies or concepts can be discovered.

Business Reivew: Ethics In Business

Jun 12, 2014

When teaching business ethics, developing critical thinking skills by considering real life examples helps when facing difficult ethical issues.

The three key members business leaders need on their team to help propel the business to where they want to go.

We commonly believe certain myths about innovation -- that innovation is produced by a lone genius, or that it's the product of serendipity. The words 'organized' and 'innovation' are rarely heard together, but an organized approach to innovation is exactly what America needs today.

In America’s increasingly fragmented health care delivery system, one solution may be what’s called a “patient-centered medical home.” 

Business Reivew: Attracting Millennials

May 15, 2014

Generation Y has high expectations of their employer. While it may stretch companies out of their comfort zones to facilitate a work environment that will attract Millennials, if they don't make adjustments, they'll miss out on the next generation of new talent. (*ENCORE)

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