Business http://redriverradio.org en 20/20 Challenge: Shreveport teen aims to cultivate young entrepreneurs http://redriverradio.org/post/2020-challenge-shreveport-teen-aims-cultivate-young-entrepreneurs <p>An 18-year-old Shreveport software developer is launching a summer business program for teenage entrepreneurs who want to learn how to start and grow a business.</p><p>Justin Martin says he’ll pair each student with a mentor who will assist the teens as they progress through various stages of business development. Martin says this new program, called <a href="http://the2020challenge.com">the 20/20 Challenge</a>, is to get teens to act on ideas that have been percolating in their head.</p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:24:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 42666 at http://redriverradio.org 20/20 Challenge: Shreveport teen aims to cultivate young entrepreneurs Marketplace has moved to a new time. http://redriverradio.org/post/marketplace-has-moved-new-time <p>The Award-winning program Marketplace now airs at a new time beginning Monday, January 6, 2014. Marketplace has moved to weekdays at 5:30 p.m. on Red River Radio. Marketplace is public radio's daily magazine on business and economics news "for the rest of us." The 30-minute program—with an irreverent reporting style all its own—airs weekday evenings on more than 320 public radio stations nationwide and boasts the largest audience for any business program in the United States on radio, cable or network television. In conjunction with Marketplace Morning Report and Marketplace Money, this trio of financial programming covers listeners from wallet to Wall Street. Join us for Marketplace in its new time, weekdays at 5:30 p.m. on Red River Radio.</p><p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 23:30:00 +0000 38286 at http://redriverradio.org Marketplace has moved to a new time. What Was I Thinking for December 26, 2013 http://redriverradio.org/post/what-was-i-thinking-december-26-2013 <p>Commentator Brian&nbsp;O'Nuanain recently discovered that what he thought was a casual drink at the pub could quality as a business pursuit.</p><p> Thu, 26 Dec 2013 13:35:00 +0000 Brian O' Nuanain 37684 at http://redriverradio.org What Was I Thinking for December 26, 2013 New small business developer on board in Shreveport http://redriverradio.org/post/new-small-business-developer-board-shreveport <p>The Louisiana&nbsp;Small Business Development Center&nbsp;tapped south&nbsp;Louisiana economic developer Mike Tomlinson to head its office at LSU Shreveport. Tomlinson takes over after nearly a year&#39;s vacancy in the post.</p> Wed, 11 Jan 2012 14:34:26 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 5119 at http://redriverradio.org Shreveport group fitness studio prepares for January bump http://redriverradio.org/post/shreveport-group-fitness-studio-prepares-january-bump <p>Fitness studio owner&nbsp;Patrick Mosley&nbsp;sees&nbsp;many new faces at his&nbsp;cardio classes in January, but sticking with a fitness regime proves difficult. He sends texts and Facebook messages to check in&nbsp;with clients.</p> Tue, 03 Jan 2012 15:16:48 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 4654 at http://redriverradio.org