Business http://kunm.org en Quiet Job Creators: Business Incubators http://kunm.org/post/quiet-job-creators-business-incubators <p></p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 15:47:19 +0000 Megan Kamerick 43424 at http://kunm.org Quiet Job Creators: Business Incubators Planned Service Outage Sunday Night http://kunm.org/post/planned-service-outage-sunday-night <p>Sunday night at 9:00 we plan to i<span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13.333333969116211px; line-height: normal;">nstall a switch at </span>Sandia<span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13.333333969116211px; line-height: normal;"> Crest to allow us to switch to auxiliary transmit mode in emergencies. Fri, 26 Apr 2013 22:07:25 +0000 Tristan Clum 28332 at http://kunm.org ALEC Policy Summit This Week in Arizona http://kunm.org/post/alec-policy-summit-week-arizona <p>Hundreds of state lawmakers and business leaders are gathering in the Phoenix area today for a policy summit. The American Legislative Exchange Council, known as ALEC, invites private sector representatives to present model legislation. But as Devin Browne from the <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a> reports, critics say this is lobbying, and should be more transparent.</p> Wed, 30 Nov 2011 17:19:21 +0000 4791 at http://kunm.org ALEC Policy Summit This Week in Arizona Economics of Uranium Mining Near Grand Canyon http://kunm.org/post/economics-uranium-mining-near-grand-canyon <p>In the last decade the price of uranium has shot up. Some of the richest uranium deposits just happen to be on land surrounding a national treasure &ndash; the Grand Canyon. A ban on new claims is set to expire next month (December), but as Laurel Morales reports for the <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Chaning America Desk</a>, that doesn&rsquo;t mean that it will.</p> Wed, 23 Nov 2011 17:32:59 +0000 4480 at http://kunm.org Economics of Uranium Mining Near Grand Canyon Keeping Consumers Happy Good for Biz http://kunm.org/post/keeping-consumers-happy-good-biz <p>The holiday season is the busiest time of the year for many companies. But according to a recent survey by Arizona State University, businesses could be throwing away huge profits if they&rsquo;re not careful to keep consumers happy. &nbsp;From the <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a>, Nick Blumberg reports.</p> Wed, 23 Nov 2011 17:22:55 +0000 4479 at http://kunm.org Keeping Consumers Happy Good for Biz Could Cutting Border Enforcement Help Reduce the Deficit? http://kunm.org/post/could-cutting-border-enforcement-help-reduce-deficit <p>The congressional Super-Committee has failed to settle on a bipartisan proposal to cut the nation&#39;s deficit by 1.5 trillion dollars. But as Ruxandra Guidi reports for the <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a>, some advocates for immigration reform have been calling for cuts to border enforcement.</p> Wed, 23 Nov 2011 17:19:28 +0000 Ruxandra Guidi 4478 at http://kunm.org Could Cutting Border Enforcement Help Reduce the Deficit? Hispanic-Owned Businesses Could See a Boost http://kunm.org/post/hispanic-owned-businesses-could-see-boost <p>A new counterpart to Black Friday and Cyber Monday is encouraging customers to spend some of their money away from big box stores and web sites this post-Thanksgiving weekend. It could mean a boost for Hispanic-owned businesses. Nick Blumberg reports for the <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a>.</p> Wed, 23 Nov 2011 17:15:17 +0000 Nick Blumberg 4477 at http://kunm.org Hispanic-Owned Businesses Could See a Boost Biz Report: National Monuments and Interships http://kunm.org/post/biz-report-national-monuments-and-interships <p>Each week we catch up on business news from around the state. KUNM&#39;s Elaine Baumgartel spoke with Megan Kamerick, Senior Reporter with the New Mexico Business Weekly.</p> Fri, 21 Oct 2011 16:50:23 +0000 Elaine Baumgartel 2844 at http://kunm.org Biz Report: National Monuments and Interships Solar Firm Misses Fed Loan Backing http://kunm.org/post/solar-firm-misses-fed-loan-backing <p><span class="article-content"><span>Arizona manufacturer First Solar will not get a 1-point-5 billion dollar federal loan guarantee to back a large energy project in California. As Peter O&#39;Dowd reports for the <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a>, the company says it missed a deadline to finalize the deal.</span></span></p><p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 07 Oct 2011 16:26:24 +0000 2204 at http://kunm.org Solar Firm Misses Fed Loan Backing Biz Report: Drone and Kid’s Clothing Manufacturing http://kunm.org/post/biz-report-drone-and-kid%E2%80%99s-clothing-manufacturing <p>Each week we take a look at business news from around the state.&nbsp; KUNM&rsquo;s Elaine Baumgartel spoke with Megan Kamerick, Senior Reporter with the New Mexico Business Weekly.</p> Mon, 03 Oct 2011 15:39:34 +0000 Elaine Baumgartel 851 at http://kunm.org Biz Report: Drone and Kid’s Clothing Manufacturing Biz Report: Film Industry Numbers Down, Rio Grande Levees in Bad Shape http://kunm.org/post/biz-report-film-industry-numbers-down-rio-grande-levees-bad-shape <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d2c1e1659aa-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d2c1e1659aa-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d2c1e1659aa-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-986613.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p> Every Friday, we catch up on business news from around the state. KUNM's Elaine Baumgartel spoke with Megan Kamerick, Senior Reporter with the Nex Mexico Business Weekly.</p> Sat, 17 Sep 2011 00:50:40 +0000 Elaine Baumgartel 2023 at http://kunm.org Biz Report: Film Industry Numbers Down, Rio Grande Levees in Bad Shape Small Business Owners in NM Hesitant to Hire http://kunm.org/post/small-business-owners-nm-hesitant-hire <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d2c1e1641b0-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d2c1e1641b0-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d2c1e1641b0-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-986604.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p> KUNM's Elaine Baumgartel spoke with the director of an organization that assists business owners with starting and running small businesses about creating jobs.</p> Thu, 15 Sep 2011 23:59:18 +0000 Elaine Baumgartel 2020 at http://kunm.org Small Business Owners in NM Hesitant to Hire