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Andy Shore

Scaring Up a Great Conversation with DJ Spooky

Jan 06 2015, 03:00 AM by

Heart of Business When your show producer sets up an interview with a DJ, you prepare for conversation about music, the music business and topics along those lines. That is not what we wound up discussing with DJ Spooky. We talked about a creative economy, how software is replacing jobs, creating art with an eye towards the avant garde. It was a fun, stimulating conversation ... one of the best we've had on the Heart of Business.

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Andy Shore

Catch the Travel Bug with Dalene Heck of Hecktic Travels

Dec 30 2014, 03:00 AM by

Heart of Business Dalene Heck and her husband caught the travel bug a few years ago and haven't looked back. What was born out of tragedy and a desperate need for change has grown into a way of life that the Pecks cannot fathom returning to. They live the nomadic lifestyle, earning a living all the while. Dalene was a treat to share a conversation with and it's one that will surely inspire others to get out there and see the world.

Posted in Benchmark Series & Contests, Heart of Business

Andy Shore

Talking Content, Context and More with Fast Company's Jason Feifer

Dec 24 2014, 03:00 AM by

Heart of Business Jason Feifer is a senior editor at Fast Company. We talked about how he got there and a whole lot more about him. What is and isn't appropriate as content and for social media, about The Interview and Selfies at Funerals. Engineer Claude even dug up some old dirt on Jason in the form of videos from college. It was a fun conversation and great info for anyone looking to explore a career in journalism.

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