Episodes

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How Public Libraries Make a City

  According to Melanie Huggins, Executive Director of the nationally recognized Richland Library in Columbia, South Carolina, Andrew Carnegie’s original...

How Public-Private Partnerships Make a City

“The motivations for the public sector and the private sector are different; but if you can put forward that unifying...

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How Angel Investors Make a City

What does a startup need to be successful? According to Charlie Banks, Capital is clearly important. The number one reason...

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How to Make a Tech City

Every city is a tech city whether they realize it or not. Technology enables everything they do. In this episode,...

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How Women’s Empowerment Makes an Equitable World

According to Dr. Sarah Gammage, Director of Economic Empowerment and Livelihoods/ Chief Research Officer at theInternational Center for Research on...

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How Women’s Empowerment Makes an Equitable City

Eme Crawford is the Director of Communications and Learning at the Women’s Rights and Empowerment Network (WREN), a South Carolina-based...

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How Landscape Design Makes a City

In their own words, African American women were able to shape the revitalization plan of Chavis Park in East Raleigh...

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How to Make a Startup Ecosystem

“Okay we did it, but what did we DO exactly??” Matt Hottle, founder of Birmingham based Redhawk Consulting and self-professed startup...

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How to Make a Main Street Market

What is the secret to a vibrant farmers market? According to Soda City founder and owner, Emile DeFelice, it’s all...

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