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How Are Holiday Concerts, Black Friday Being Reimagined? Is There Hope For The Holidays With Vaccines?

Posted on · Grammy-nominated recording artist Jim Brickman talks about how he’s reimagined holiday touring. Plus, biomedical policy expert Dr. Kirstin Matthews explains vaccine progress, and business professor Dietrich von Biedenfeld forecasts the holiday economy.

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Houston Matters for Friday, Nov. 22, 2013

Posted on · The holidays are quickly approaching, and for many of us, that means relatives and loved ones are flying in to visit. Or, you’ll be flying out to visit them. Either way, there’s a good chance you’ll be traveling through a Houston airport soon. On this edition of Houston Matters, we’ll discuss what’s new at Houston’s […]


Black Friday Is Now Black Thursday?

Posted on · Black Friday is starting so early this year, it's later this evening. It's competition to get early shoppers that's driving the early start times. It's also a time many employees might otherwise spend with family. Is that fair or is it the nature of the retail beast?


Giving Thanks For Black Friday

Posted on · By now it has become routine for people to line up outside of stores to be the first to get all the deals on Black Friday. But how long is too long to wait in those lines? Some people are already camping out for the sales.