In the Trading Room

Posted by: victorb 12/4/2014 1:39 AM

In the Trading Room

Thursday, December 4, 2014

ODU professor, Andrew Cohen, calls on his real world experience as he educates local students on the "ins and outs" of finance in his Wall Street 101 class.  He'll be the first one to admit that he has experience to spare, having spent a decade trading at Bernard Madoff's New York firm.  He too was shocked at his former boss' sixty-five billion dollar Ponzi scheme, and lost a dollar or two in the process (two million).  He join us today for a frank look at the world of Wall Street and how he transforms students in savvy investors.
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For the Man Who Has Everything

Posted by: victorb 12/3/2014 10:31 PM

 

For the Man Who Has Everything

Wednesday, December 3, 2014
If you think Christmas shopping for you family is hard, try being Dr. Carolyn Williams.  Her shopping list includes a Grammy Award winner, an Oscar Nominee and a multi-millionaire music producer, all of whom happen to be her son, Pharrell Williams.  Dr. Williams joins us today for a look at the incredible life of her son, and the struggles of finding a gift for a man who auctioned off his iconic hat to Arby’s for tens of thousands of dollars. 

 

 

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A Better Workplace, A Better Career

Posted by: victorb 12/2/2014 1:25 AM

 

A Better Workplace, A Better Career
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
What are the secrets to transforming even the most stagnant of workplaces?  It may seem like the million dollar question, but the solution is more practical than you might expect!  On today's HearSay we'll get one psychologist's take on how science can create extraordinary workplaces.  Later, we turn our eyes to those busy (and not so busy) bodies that fill the workplace as we do a bit of tweaking to your own career prospects.

 

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A Friend in Need

Posted by: victorb 12/1/2014 3:07 AM

A Friend in Need
Monday, December 1, 2014

 

 

As the saying goes, "a friend in need is a friend indeed."  On today's HearSay we'll consider the best practices for supporting a friend who's going through a rough patch. Is it a circumstance where less really is more, or should you be there every step of the way?  Join the conversation at 440-2665 with your own stories of how a friend helped you through those troubled waters.
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