The Businessmakers Radio Show

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Petroleum Update

Episode 516 | Broadcast: April 25, 2015

Featured Guest Dr. Helen Currie, senior economist for ConocoPhillips, offers an update on crude oil and how export laws should be adapted to encourage production. In our vignettes: Karen Love hosts Frances Castaneda Dyess, Houston East End Chamber of Commerce; Leisa interviews Gita Kulkarni of Avinta Services Corp; and Robin Tooms visits with Innovisor’s Jeppe Hansgaard.

School of Business

School of Business 4/25/2015

Russ and Leisa host the not-your-business-as-usual show that champions entrepreneurship. We’re different! Includes This Week in Business History and listener favorite Navigating Business Jargon.

Featured Interview™

Dr. Helen Currie - ConocoPhillips

After decades of decline, crude oil production is on the upswing; exports should be as well. Dr. Currie, senior economist for ConocoPhillips, believes the export ban should be lifted, that it would encourage more production, lower gas prices and contribute to our economic growth.

Rabbi Scott Hausman-Weiss - Congregation Shma Koleinu

Laura Max visits with Rabbi Scott Hausman-Weiss, the spiritual leader of Congregation Shma Koleinu. The Rabbi explains how they do things a little differently than the normal "business like" congregations.

BusinessMakers Thought Leaders

Brandonomics from Savage - Jeppe Hansgaard

Internal influencers can be valuable. Robin Tooms visits with Jeppe Hansgaard, a partner with management consulting firm Innovisor.

PKF Texas: The Entrepreneur’s Playbook® - Frances Castaneda Dyess

Karen Love is back with Frances Casteñeda Dyess, president of the Houston East End Chamber of Commerce. Frances explains how infrastructure improvements around the Port of Houston will affect manufacturers and logistics firms.

Women Mean Business - Gita Kulkarni

Today’s extraordinary advice: take advantage of the technology around you. Leisa Holland-Nelson hosts Gita Kulkarni, founder and president of Avinta Services Corp.

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Dr. Helen Currie

Russ Capper sitts down with Dr. Helen Currie, senior economist for ConocoPhillips.

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Rabbi Scott

Laura Max visits with Rabbi Scott Hausman-Weiss, the spiritual leader of Congregation Shma Koleinu.

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