Speaking Startup: Entrepreneurship education comes to prison




Missouri Business Alert’s Speaking Startup podcast explores news and issues important to Missouri entrepreneurs.

In this week’s episode, we travel to a prison in Vandalia, where the state piloted a new program designed to teach prisoners the skills necessary to start their own businesses once they’re released.

Then, we turn our attention to the future of transportation in an interview with Jy Maze, founder of Maze Freight Solutions, a 2-year-old freight and logistics company based in Kansas City.

Here’s the full rundown:

  • 0:54 – Headlines from the past week in Missouri startup news
  • 2:15 – A look at Missouri’s new prison entrepreneurship program
  • 6:05 – Talking transportation with Jy Maze
  • 13:25 – Noteworthy numbers from the week gone by and a quote to close

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