In the Guest Chair:
During hour one, Derreck Kayongo, CEO of National Center for Civil Human Rights joined us in studio to dish on “The Center” and why the civil rights movement is important to our own histories, but also to the city of Atlanta.
During hour two, Michael Goldstein, Founder of SwitchPitch phoned in to discuss crowdfunding and startups.
Courtney Jones, Founder of MomSource joined us in studio as well to discuss her business and how it’s helping to connect candidates with potential full time, part time, and as needed jobs.
In the Local Headlines:
- Another hopeful joins crowded Atlanta mayoral race
- Georgia No. 2 worst state for women’s pay equality
- Chick-fil-A is getting boycott threats for killing its spicy-chicken biscuit
- Hit TV series moving to Georgia
- Atlanta based CDC gives nearly $7 million to fight Zika
In the National Headlines:
- The Most Wanted Job in the World: Pokemon Master Hired From Singapore, Earning $1000 per Month
- Chipotle under fire for illegal workplace policies
- World’s First Self-Driving Taxis Hit the Road in Singapore
- The Target boycott is costing more than anyone expected
- Sears had another brutal quarter
For other events and appearances:
Check out Dana’s event calendar: http://danabarrett.com/events/ .