Back in the studio from a very informative and helpful event known as the Okoboji Writers Retreat. Two and a half days with writers, publishers, agents doing all kinds of work. Plus a screening of Storm Lake a movie about a small town newspaper and its amazing staff and one, Art Cullen, who won a Pulitzer. What a great time and learned so much.
Here's what we've got for you today:
- What a difference a day makes;
- Kmart, Sears & J.C. Penny; an update;
- Google and back at the office;
- Changes in the restaurant industry;
- The new Federal Reserve report;
- The Debt Ceiling and the Child Tax Credit;
- The Wall Street Report;
- The fizz is out of the hard seltzer business.
Those stories plus a very passionate Desmund Adams the founder of Focus and Find a socially responsible recruitment firm. He says his mission is to change the direction of Corporate America and doing so by helping them find a way to drive profit while creating a better world for folks not yet born. Strong stuff right here:
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