Radio Recap: For Women by Women

  Currently, three out of 10 American businesses are owned by women; women-owned businesses are 1.7x more productive than male owned businesses; women-owned businesses contribute over $1 trillion to the economy and employ 8 million Americans. Meanwhile global spending by women is set to be approximately $18 trillion this year—driving 70-80% of all consumer purchases. [Read More]

Radio Recap: The Future of Fitness

Business is booming for the health and fitness industry, which topped a whopping $30 billion this year. Many say fitness is an internet-resistant sector because it’s one that actually requires a human interface to work. After all, you can’t get in shape just lying there, right? Actually it turns out you can. We’ve come a [Read More]

Radio Recap: Tech of the Future

MPOWERD Luci Light In the past century, life expectancy was less than 35 years, 94% of the global population lived in extreme poverty, and less than 20% of the population was literate. Fast forward to the present day where human life expectancy is over 70 years, less than 10% of the global population lives [Read More]

November 2nd, 2018|Categories: Radio|Tags: , , , , , |

Radio Recap: Playing the Long Game

Inc. Magazine’s Alyssa Satara recently shared the forward-thinking ideas of the Millennial, Forbes’ 30 to Watch Under 30, med-tech founder of NeoLight—a company that aims to bring new technology to neonatal care. Because med-tech is such a highly regulated space it cannot implement innovative solutions quite the same way other tech industries can, but it’s [Read More]

October 24th, 2018|Categories: Help, Job, Radio|Tags: , , , , , , |

Radio Recap: Live Entertainment in VR

 From Johnny English to Weird Al Yankovic, virtual reality is set to take over cinemas this fall with Oculus VR’s new platform, Venues. Created to deliver all sorts of entertainment experiences like live events, sports, concerts, and comedy shows Venues is like streaming TV —but only in VR. The first Venues events were a live [Read More]

Radio Recap: Tech + Society

According to Wikipedia, a ‘technology society’ refers to the cyclical co-dependence, co-influence, and co-production tech and society have upon one other. While it’s no surprise that technology influences society’s values, technology is influenced by our values, too. Our daily needs, comfort and ease depend on tech so the demands for newer, advanced technology keep rising. However, tech has [Read More]

October 10th, 2018|Categories: Radio|Tags: , , , , , |

Radio Recap: AI + Venture Capital + Diversity

A recent report from global boutique investment bank, Drake Star Partners, revealed that, in 2017, venture capital investments toward the American artificial intelligence and machine-learning industry reached $6 billion while global investments in AI companies grew to over $12 billion. The report also estimates a compound annual growth rate of almost 40% from 2016 to [Read More]

October 3rd, 2018|Categories: Radio|Tags: , , , , , , |

Radio Recap: Gender Pay Gap in Sports

Working women earn 80% as much as their male counterparts, which is almost .81cents for every dollar men earn. But when it comes to professional athletes that number falls a lot lower. Take the U.S. women’s national soccer team, which generates more revenue than the men’s squad and has taken home the World Cup three more [Read More]

September 26th, 2018|Categories: Radio|Tags: , , , , |