All posts by Claire Poole
The charter school craze comes to Texas.
The charter school craze hits Texas.
The Harrison Charter School in Waco was underfunded, understaffed, and mismanaged. What’s the result? Class dismissed.
Why the Emma L. Harrison Charter School in Waco flunked out.
Was Koch Industries' 97-count indictment a payback for supporting George W. Bush?
Is Koch Industries the target of a dirty political attackor is it just plain dirty?
The billionaire who is bringing NFL football back to Houston like horses, charity, and taking chances.
Bob McNair goes deep to bring pro football back to Houston.
Thirty years after he was ousted from Dallas-based LTV, James Ling is still searching for the next big thing. Should we be bullish on his latest deal?
In the fifties and sixties James Ling built LTV into one of the country’s powerhouse companies. But after three decades out of the spotlight, what’s his plan today?
Can plans for an Austin soundstage put Texas' film industry back in the spotlight?
Oh, Canada: You’ve taken film business away from Texas. Can an Austin soundstage get it back?
The co-inventor of the silicon microchip is still thinking big.
Reinventing Jack Kilby.
What the CEO of BMC software can teach other high-tech executives about growth, acquisitions, and the morale-boosting pleasures of cowskin-lined elevators.
A company volleyball court, $1.7 billion in projected sales, and other ways Max Watson is transforming BMC Software.
You do? Is that your final answer? Then read these words of wisdom from ten of the wealthiest Texans.
You do, right? Joe Jamail, Red McCombs, Mark Cuban, and seven other superrich Texans tell you how.
Can Houston-based SuperStand do for magazines what Barnes & Noble did for books?
Can Houston’s SuperStand become the Barnes & Noble of magazines: an upscale national chain of superstores catering to affluent, educated consumers? Read all about it.