Highlight: Helping Children Overcome COVID Troubles
The COVID pandemic has done a number on basically every facet of our former normal lives. None appear to be more effected than schools and school-aged children. Groves Learning Organization has been offering their services to help students deal with the academic and emotional impacts of the last …
Highlight: Parsing Mixed Economic Messages
The July jobs report presented a positive outlook on the economy. However, you could look at continued inflation and raised interest rates as signs of the exact economic opposite. Paige Batcha, Executive Search Expert for Versique, tries to make sense of the conflicting trends.
Signs of Inflation Fatigue and COVID Stress
Versique executive search expert Paige Batcha discusses whether the economy is in a good place with both soaring inflation and job placement numbers. Groves Learning Organization president Bryan Fleming describes how his company is helping school-aged students effected by the COVID pandemic, in th…
Highlight: The Focus of Obstructionist Politics
It's well known that Congress has become very hyper-parisan. While both sides of the political isle have a part in making this a reality, author Ira Shapiro trained his focus on one distinct person for his new book. He joins the program to talk about the effort, "Betrayal: How Mitch McConnell and…
The Impact of Party Politics
Jearlyn discusses the rare occurrence of the U.S. Senate passing a bill on a Sunday. Is this a sign of more legislation to come? Speaking of the Senate, Ira Shapiro focuses on a key member of that government body in his new book. He joins the program to talk about it.
A Lot of New Projects Around the Cities
On this editions of Center Stage, Jearlyn talks to the following guests: Star Tribune lead theatre critic Rohan Preston Minnesota Fringe Festival executive director Dawn Bentley Bluegrass musician/singer Becky Schlegel Sounds of Blackness music leader & director Gary Hines
Highlight: Turning Laughter Into A Podcast Empire
WCCO Radio host Sheletta Brundidge has branched out beyond the radio station over the last couple of years. In this "So What Do You Do?", we learn more about why she made her podcast company, Sheletta Makes Me Laugh, and what she hopes this blossoming business will provide.