Beautycounter: The Business of Good

It’s National Entrepreneurship Week (#NatlEshipWeek) and in honor of all those willing to write their own professional story we share Nina Bradley Clarke’s. Once a journalist, Nina decided to follow a different path by becoming her own boss as Managing Director for Beautycounter. Tune in to this past episode to hear how she is watching her business grow all while changing the world around her.

Online Ads That Know You – Part 1

Have you ever searched a website realizing after leaving it, there are ads following you everywhere you go online related to what you just browsed? You are indeed being followed. Ready to take control of how much data advertisers can utilize from you to remain in front of you? Tune in to this two-part episode where Jon Brescia and Ayaz Minhas of the BBB Accountability Program tell you how

Additional Resources
BBB Programs Website
Advertising Self-Regulatory Council Website
Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA) Self- Regulatory Program Website
Your Ad Choices Website 
BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust

The Effects of the Shutdown

The effects of the longest government shutdown in U.S. history was not an individual challenge alone. The implications were far-reaching, impacting also our marketplace and the overall economy. Dr. Julia Heath, Director of the Economics Center at the University of Cincinnati and President of the National Association of Economic Educators explains more on this great episode. 

The Ticket Industry Uncovered

When it comes to entertainment, the thriving success of the ticket industry shows that people love LIVE experiences. From sports games, such as the up and coming Superbowl to music concerts, we are all in! Gary Adler, Executive Director and General Counsel with the National Association of Ticket Brokers stops by The Bistro to share information about the ticket industry and how we can be smart about ticket shopping for these events.

IoT Take Over & Consumer Privacy

The Internet of Things known as IoT has taken over our world, whether you are ready or not. Devices are being improved and upgraded to make our lives easier by connecting our digital world. However, innovation is happening faster than businesses can think through cyber security and data protection. Listen in to this great panel discussion we highlighted on a past Consumer Protection Week episode. Insights provided by AT&T, FireEye, The Providence Group, and National Cyber Security Alliance makes this episode one you don’t want to miss.