Business

Brainstorming Future Solutions

Posted on · Entrepreneurs' Organization, a network of more than 7500 business owners in 38 countries, held its annual North American conference in Houston last week. EO used the occasion to launch a major initiative to help the working poor. Andrew Schneider has the story.

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Bauer Business Focus: Shinichiro Akiba

Posted on · Monday marks one month since a massive earthquake and tsunami struck Japan, triggering the worst nuclear accident since Chernobyl. Shinichiro Akiba is president of Toshiba International Corporation, as well as of the Japan Business Association of Houston. He joins Andrew Schneider on this week's "Bauer Business Focus" to discuss how Houston's Japanese business community is dealing with these disasters.

Business

How Texans are Saving

Posted on · A recent study of financial behavior indicates Texas savings rates remain low, even as consumers retrench from years of pre-recession spending. Andrew Schneider reports.

Business

Epsilon Security Breach: Part Two

Posted on · The security breach at Dallas-based Epsilon has clients of the online marketer scrambling. But the lessons companies have absorbed from previous attacks may help limit the damage. Andrew Schneider reports.

Business

Epsilon Security Breach: Part One

Posted on · The cyber attack on Dallas-based Epsilon is shaping up to be one of the largest identity-theft cases in U.S. history. Such attacks are putting more pressure than ever on companies to keep the marketing firms they employ on a tight leash. Andrew Schneider reports.

Business

Victims Twice?

Posted on · Gulf Coast residents hurt by last year's oil spill now face a new threat — that of identity theft. Andrew Schneider has the story.

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Bauer Business Focus: Ian Powell

Posted on · Houston has weathered the drop off in new home construction better than much of the country, but it hasn't been immune. Ian Powell — president of the Houston chapter of the American Institute of Architects and a partner with architecture firm PBK — joins Andrew Schneider on this week's "Bauer Business Focus" to discuss how tough economic conditions are affecting his industry.

Business

Ellington’s Bid For New Embry-Riddle Campus

Posted on · Ellington Field is often overshadowed by Houston's larger commercial airports, Bush Intercontinental and Hobby. But the former Air Force base is a hive of new activity. That's drawn the interest of one of the world's leading centers of aeronautical education. From the KUHF Business Desk, Andrew Schneider reports.