Senator Rodney Ellis 9-18-16Dr. Laura Murillo (President and CEO, Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce) talks with Texas State Senator Rodney Ellis. They discuss the collaboration needed at all levels of government, and get into his being the lone Democrat on the County Commissioner Court.
Rice University 8-28-16Dr. Laura Murillo from the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce sits down with Dr. Peter Rodriguez, the new Dean of the Jones School of Business at Rice University. They discuss his prior work at the University of Virginia, talk about his education at Texas A&M, and get into his idea for relating better to corporate America.
Sutherland Global Services 6-26-16Dr. Laura Murillo (President and CEO, Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce) talks Kim Hoffmann (Vice President, Sutherland Global Services) about what exactly a business process outsource provider does. They also discuss available career opportunities with the company, and get into services they offer to make your company more efficient.
Hobby Center for the Study of Texas at Rice University 6-26-16Dr. Laura Murillo (President and CEO, Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce) talks with Dr. Steve Murdock (Professor, Hobby Center for the Study of Texas at Rice University) about the Hispanic Houston Impact Summit coming up on June 29. They also discuss the growing population in the Houston metro area, and get into some ways to improve socioeconomic resources for Hispanic people in the city. For more information on the Hispanic Houston Impact Summit, visit houstonhispanicchamber.com.
Hire Houston Youth 5-1-16Sarah E! from SportsRadio 610 and MIX 96-5 talks with Vice Mayor Pro-Tem Jerry Davis and McDonald's Owner/Operator Matt Kades about their new collaborative summer jobs fair coming up on May 7, 14, 21 and June 4th. Visit hirehoustonyouth.org for more information or to register.
You Can Blame The Beeping Economy For Worst US Traffic EverMore jobs and cheaper gasoline come with a big, honking downside: U.S. roads are more clogged than ever now that the recession is in the rearview mirror.
Christie's Mexico Trip Touches On Trade, Politics New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is multitasking in Mexico, mixing trade talks to help his state's economy with an effort to burnish his foreign policy credentials if he runs for president in 2016.
CDC: US Births Up For First Time In 5 Years, Improved Economy CitedThe baby recession may be at an end: After a five-year span in which the number of children born in the United States dropped each year, 2013 saw a minute increase.
Obama Nudges US To Stop Thwarting Jobs Growth Dwarfed by towering cranes and cargo containers, President Barack Obama came to a port in conservative-leaning Louisiana on Friday to nudge both parties to stop throwing up roadblocks to jobs and economic progress.
Obama On Faulty Website: 'I Wanted To Go In And Fix It Myself'President Barack Obama says there "no question" that last month's partial government shutdown hurt the nation's jobs market.
Obama: 'We've Got To Get Our Act Together'President Barack Obama says the American economy is, in his words, "poised for progress."
Gov. Perry Wants State To Return Excess Tax Money Back To CitizensGov. Rick Perry will use his State of the State address to call for amending the Texas Constitution to allow the state to return tax money it collects but doesn't spend back to its citizens, according to an excerpt of the speech released to The Associated Press.