Marketplace for Wednesday, March 14, 2012
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Greg Smith, an executive director at Goldman Sachs, resigned this morning with a blistering essay full of accusations. What does this mean now for the culture of Wall Street? Some homeowners in Austin, Texas, are cashing in on South by Southwest. A human resources recruiter in Michigan reveals the top issue troubling her this election. And Kai Ryssdal talks to Sara Blakely, founder of body-shaping company Spanx, about how she created a billion-dollar empire.
Posted In: Sara Blakely, Spanx, fashion
Sara Blakely, founder of Spanx, talks about her body-shaping business in our latest Conversation from the Corner Office.
Posted In: Wall Street, Goldman Sachs, Goldman, Greg Smith
A former executive at Goldman Sachs resigned with a scathing editorial blasting the bank, which he calls "toxic." We dissect his op-ed and discuss what everyday Americans should think of Wall Street now.
Posted In: hiring, skills gap, Jobs
Beth Kelly says many employers are ready to hire, but they just can't find people with the right qualifications.
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