business

The Weak & Fragile U.S. Economy

Thanks for listening to the Bob Harden Show. On Tuesday’s show, we discuss the economy and this week’s key economic indicators with author and Contributing Editor to Barron’s in Washington D.C., Jim McTague. State Representative Kathleen Passidomo and I discuss the problem of human trafficking in Florida. We discuss business development and over-regulation in Collier County with Collier County Commission ... Read More »

Meet U.S Congressional Candidate Dan Bongino

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Friday’s show, we meet the most recent candidate to enter the race for U.S. Congress in District #19 Dan Bongino. We discuss the Bastiat Society and its good works with BB&T Distinguished Professor of Free Enterprise at FGCU Bradley Hobbs. The Founder and President of Executive Management Services and ... Read More »

James J. Hill: the “Empire Builder”

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. Apologies for the delay in posting today’s show – we had a few technical difficulties. On Monday’s show, we discuss the significance on Memorial Day, ISIS, violence in Turkey, and politics in America with author and historian Marc Schulman. Local businessman and political activist, David Bolduc, and I discuss the ... Read More »

Dr. Zuhdi Jasser: A Need for “Visionary” Foreign Policy

Thanks for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Wednesday’s show, we continue our discussion on gun control and our Second Amendment rights with Constitutional Scholar and Chairman of the Cato Institute Bob Levy. The Founder and President of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy Dr. Zuhdi Jasser and I discuss Donald Trump’s “vision” speech on American foreign policy. We ... Read More »

Legislative Gridlock

Thanks for listening to the Bob Harden Show. On Tuesday’s show, we discuss pending legislation and the gridlock in Congress with author and Contributing Editor to Barron’s in Washington D.C., Jim McTague. We discuss “finding a mate” with the Founder of Best Self USA Rev. Sam Sewell. We also visit with Boo Mortenson and our Florida State Representative Kathleen Passidomo. ... Read More »

The Power of Entrepreneurship: Hickory Farms and Richard Ransom

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Monday’s show, we discuss current world affairs including free trade agreements and developments in the Middle East, North Korea and the Great Britain with author and historian Marc Schulman. Local businessman and political activist, David Bolduc, and I discuss the cost and quality of education in Collier County Schools ... Read More »

Learn Liberty

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. Friday’s show is prerecorded, but it’s all new and relevant content – I hope you enjoy it. The BB&T Distinguished Professor of Free Enterprise at FGCU Bradley Hobbs and I discuss web tools available to help young people of all ages “Learn Liberty”. Entrepreneur and author Dave Bego and I ... Read More »

Trends in Entrepreneurship

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Friday’s show, we explore entrepreneurship and the barriers to building a business. The BB&T Distinguished Professor of Free Enterprise at FGCU Bradley Hobbs and I discuss national trends in entrepreneurship. We also visit with local business owner Andrew Rhodes and with entrepreneur and author Dave Bego. On another topic, ... Read More »

Collier County School Board Candidates: Meet Louise Penta

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Friday’s show, we meet and get to know candidate for Collier County School Board in District 2, Louise Penta. The BB&T Distinguished Professor of Free Enterprise at FGCU Bradley Hobbs and I discuss the importance of private property to both markets and freedom. We also visit with local author ... Read More »

Moving Professional Baseball to Collier County?

Thanks for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Wednesday’s show, we discuss the proposed move to Collier County of the Atlanta Braves Player Development Complex with spokesman and former Naples City Councilman Gary Price. We continue the discussion of Libertarianism and the “right to discriminate” with Constitutional Scholar and Chairman of the Cato Institute Bob Levy. We discuss the ... Read More »