PS Pod Careers: Success in Politics and Business w/ Laura Bishop by 1050 Bascom published on 2021-11-21T23:14:38Z In this episode of 1050 Bascom, we were grateful for the opportunity to interview Laura Bishop. Laura graduated from UW-Madison with a B.A. in International Relations and Scandinavian Studies and earned a Master of Public Policy from the University of Michigan. Laura has a long and distinguished career working at the highest levels of politics and business. Currently the CEO and Founder of Purpose Strategies with a focus on advancing sustainability solutions and advising environmental strategies, Laura previously worked in Washington DC at the White House and State Department, directed Government Relations at Best Buy, and was the Commissioner of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. We talked to Laura about her time on campus and her accomplished career trajectory. We also sought Laura’s advice for students and alumni pursuing career pathways in the corporate and political world.