Madeleine Barlow
Maddy is a senior at Southwestern University, majoring in English and Economics with a minor in Business. She has worked with Dr. Micheal Saenger as a research assistant for his most recent books regarding Shakespeare and translation.
INSPIRE

How Smoothie King Was Founded

Smoothie King has come a long way from the small experimental kitchen in Louisiana that it was born in. Its founder, Steve Kuhnau, created the smoothie business, pioneering and innovating one of the biggest markets in food. Under his leadership, and later Wan Kim’s, the

INSPIRE

Ingvar Kamprad and The Building of Ikea

Ikea is a staple for college kids like me across the globe. What started with cheap, easy to build furniture has become so much more. The company has gone global, driven by the dreams of the founder, Ingvar Kamprad. The native Swede came from nearly

NEWS

How The New Infrastructure Bill Will Affect Small Businesses

Recently, Biden and the Senate have been going back and forth on the newest infrastructure bill—some saying the plans were not comprehensive enough, some saying exactly the opposite. But finally, Biden has declared, “we have a deal”! What exactly does this bill include and what

FINANCE

Can The American Dream Be A Reality?

The use of the phrase “The American Dream” was first coined by James Truslow Adams in his 1931 book Epic of America. He described America as  “that dream of a land in which life should be better and richer and fuller for everyone, with opportunity