New episode of the Ignite Alabama podcast takes a look at how automation technologies will impact employment. The guest is Taylor Phillips of Futureproof Bama, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit with the mission of preparing Alabama for what I like to call the 21st century economy. Visit http://ignitealabama/futureproof_bama_2017/ for the show notes.
Are Your Choices Leading You Toward True North?
Sometimes we can make choices that take us off course, even when we think we’re headed in the direction of True North. I think perhaps some of my choices over the past 15 months probably led me down some side paths that while more northwest or northeast, rather than True North. I’m not second-guessing my […]
Chef Tony Bayles on Birmingham Shines
Chef Tony Bayles is the guest on episode 30 of Birmingham Shines. Chef Tony owns a catering business in Woodlawn, an historic neighborhood in Birmingham that’s undergoing an amazing revitalization. Chef Tony talks about the community spirit he sees in Woodlawn, how he came to start his catering business and take-out restaurant, and the importance […]
Introducing Ignite Alabama
Ignite Alabama is a new podcast that launched June 30, 2015 on SoundCloud and will soon be available on iTunes and Stitcher Radio. Here’s the preview episode for Ignite Alabama from SoundCloud: A separate website for Ignite Alabama is in the works and will be available at some point during the first week of July. […]
Tripp Watson: Episode 2 of Birmingham Shines
Tripp Watson, a Birmingham attorney and one of the Birmingham Business Journal’s Top 40 Under 40, is the guest on Episode 2 of Birmingham Shines. This podcast spotlights the creators, makers and innovators of the Magic City. Listen here via SoundCloud or subscribe on iTunes or Stitcher Radio.