June 5, 2001

Rebuilding the North Woods in the American Midwest has required a massive campaign lead by environmentalists and politicians. Journalist James Kates talks with Todd about the reforestation to reverse the effects of logging and industry in the early 1900's. His book is "Planning A Wilderness: Regenerating The Great Lakes Cutover Region".

Success in businesss comes easier if you can predict your competitor's next move. A new college degree program at Simmons College focuses on analyzing information about companies, and determining what they will do next. Jerry Miller directs the Competitive Intelligence Center, and talks with Todd about the program.

Joe Brancatelli is the travel advisor for "The Todd Mundt Show" and biztravel.com. He returns to the show today to talk with Todd about summer fares, travel in Europe, and United Express on the West Coast. Check out these sites for information on airline fares: quixo.com and orbitz.com.