Entrepreneurialism in Society

Waking Sleeping Beauty - Ep. 532

Peter Schneider, producer of the movie "Waking Sleeping Beauty," discusses the creative process and the importance of both having good ideas and having the ability to spot good ideas. Schneider focuses on the revival of Disney animation in the 1980s and '90s.

Microfinancing & Community Development - Ep. 525

Katherine Rosenberg, Director of
Evaluation and Education and Seema Gohill, Director of Finance
and Development at Grameen America.

Rosenberg and Gohill discuss how microfinancing, microlending and social entrepreneurship financially empower communities around the world.

Promoting Green Power Among Diverse Populations - Ep. 517

Annette Miller, Community Services
Manager, Madison Gas and Electric.

Annette Miller discusses how to promote green power and sustainability in diverse populations around Wisconsin.

Entrepreneurs in Documentary Filmmaking Ep. - 510

Michael Camerini and Shari Robertson, Epidavros project

Michael Camerini and Shari Robertson explore innovative methods to inform, educate, and catalyze people, to think about issues in new ways through documentary film making

Healthy Classrooms Foundation: A Student's Vision - Ep. 506

Ben Weston, Healthy Classrooms Foundation

Ben Weston explains the process he went through to create the Healthy Classrooms Foundation, an organization he founded to encourage physical
fitness, nutrition,developmental health, and environmental responsibility in the K-12 classroom.

Developing A Small Business: The Fundamentals - Ep. 498

Neil Lerner, Director, Small Business Development Center

Neil Lerner talks about developing a small business, business planning and issues to think about if you plan to open your own business.

Entrepreneurial Thinking in Financing Public Universities...

Mike Knetter,incoming President and CEO, University of Wisconsin
Foundation

Mike Knetter discusses the circumstances that are facing public universities today and the need for entrepreneurial thinking in financing higher education.

A Conversation With George Gialamas Ep. 489

George Gialamas, developer, The Gialamas Company

George Gialamas explains his road as an entrepreneur in developing his own real estate business. He also discusses the necessary attitude and steps one must take in order to start a successful business.

The Dane County Infant Mortality Rate - Ep. 417

Dr. Thomas Schlenker, MD, Director of Dane County/City of Madison Public Health
Paul Soglin, Former Mayor, City of Madison

Director of Madison Public Health, Dr. Thomas Schlenker, and the former Mayor both address most dramatic decline in African-American infant mortality rates in Madison history. The decline took place between 2000 and 2007.

Employee Owned Organizations - Ep. 409

Jan Nichols, HyVee Retail Recruiting Specialist
Patrick Kaeding, Manager of Perishables, Madison HyVee, Inc.

Jan Nichols and Pat Kaeding present the history of Hy-Vee, their five fundamentals, and discuss their profit sharing program structure throughout their office and stores.

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