Author - Caleb Talley

Magazine September 2019 Startup AR

Startup Crawling In Fayetteville

Annual event showcases best of entrepreneurial Arkansas by Caleb Talley, Startup Junkie Northwest Arkansas has an incredible reputation for both business and pleasure across the Natural State and beyond, thanks in large part to its top-tier university, impressive Fortune 500 footprint, a record of...

Magazine September 2019 Startup AR

2019 NWA Startup Crawl Stops

Get your “startup on” at these 12 stops on the Crawl by Lauren McLemore and Caleb Talley Startup Junkie is leading Arkansas’ entrepreneurial revolution, helping turn great ideas into realities. The mission-driven, zero-cost entrepreneurial support organization works one-on-one with...

Magazine May 2019

Economics Arkansas – Education For Real Life

by Caleb Talley Since 1962, Economics Arkansas has been promoting economic literacy and equipping teachers with tools needed to prepare students for real-world financial decisions. The organization is gearing up for a pair of events that will aid it in the service of its mission.   Economics...

Magazine May 2019

Junior Achievement of Arkansas

by Caleb Talley As Billie Jean King once famously said, “You have to see it to be it.” And that’s true for the thousands of Arkansas students who do not have the privilege of a professional role model to help instill in them the value of work-readiness, financial literacy and entrepreneurship...

Magazine May 2019

Sheffield Nelson: An Accomplished Life

Few people understand the value of hard work quite like Sheffield Nelson. Having grown up poor in the Arkansas Delta, the 78-year-old retired lawyer, CEO and former gubernatorial candidate has worked hard for everything he’s accomplished in life. That list is long.  by Caleb Talley | Photo by...

Business Magazine May 2019

Mack the Nice: Thomas “Mack” McLarty III

by Caleb Talley | Photo by Rett Peek The office of Thomas F. “Mack” McLarty, III, near the top of the Simmons Tower in downtown Little Rock, could just as easily serve as an exhibit in the Smithsonian National Museum of American History. In it are framed letters from presidents, photographs of...

AMP News Opinion

Cash & Candor: Who’s it going to be?

So, who’s it going to be? It’s Tuesday, April 2, a whole week after the University of Arkansas parted ways with head basketball coach Mike Anderson, and we still don’t have a replacement. Over the weekend, a source with ties to the athletic department told us Kelvin Sampson of Houston was a...