January 2017

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/30438.mp3 Seth Merrin - Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young and Founder of LiquidNet [caption id="attachment_20739" align="alignright" width="180"] Seth Merrin[/caption] Seth Merrin has reinvented how Wall Street can work for good and use technology to make the markets safer and more efficient for investors. As founder and CEO of Liquidnet, Seth has built a different kind of financial services company that is dedicated to rewiring the asset management industry by eradicating market inefficiency, driving investment performance and enabling the efficient flow of investable assets around the world. As the global institutional trading network, Liquidnet connects more than 780 of the largest asset managers to large scale trading opportunities across five continents and 43 markets. Asset managers rely on Liquidnet to help them protect the performance of their portfolios by allowing them to trade more efficiently benefitting the millions of people who invest in mutual, managed, retirement, or other equity investment funds. Today, he is a sought-after thought leader on market structure and management and is invited to speak regularly with regulators around the world and the industry at prestigious events including: the World Exchange Congress, Federation of European Securities Exchanges and the Milken Institute Global Conference. He won the Innovator of the Decade by Advanced Trading Magazine, was listed as one of the 100 Most Influential People in Finance by Treasury and Risk Magazine,and as Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young.      Femi Adebogun - CEO at Testify Software [caption id="attachment_20742" align="alignright" width="180"] Femi Adebogun[/caption] Femi Adebogun is a programmer, problem solver and technology innovator with a passion for improving broken and inefficient systems. While still in High School, he founded Testify Software, an EdTech start-up geared towards individualized learning. Alongside Testify, Femi designs and develops custom websites and applications for commercial clients throughout the United States. Testify is an education technology start-up focusing on individualized learning. Testify provides predictive and analytic software to K12 schools which allows administrators to make informed student placement decisions. He raised a successful Pre-Seed funding round of $25,000.   Brenda Grant - Baldridge Award Winner and Chief Strategy Officer at Charleston Area Medical Center [caption id="attachment_20694" align="alignright" width="150"] Brenda Grant[/caption] As Chief Strategy Officer for Charleston Area Medical Center, Brenda Grant is responsible for development and deployment of strategic and business plans for the CAMC Health System. She is experienced in the development, implementation and long term success of community health programs and collaborative networks, community health needs assessment, medical staff development planning and outcome measurement. Brenda is a past Senior Examiner for the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program and is a Judge for The Partnership for Excellence and now leads the CAMC Health System’s Baldridge efforts.     ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/30439.mp3 Martin Yate - NY Times Bestseller and Executive Resume Writer and Career Coach  [caption id="attachment_11234" align="alignright" width="216"] Martin Yate[/caption] Martin Yate has been a guest on the show several times before, and we enjoy him so much, we asked him back. He is the author of the best selling Knock Em Dead series of career books, including "Knock 'em Dead 2017: The Ultimate Job Search Guide." He has been delivering advice and expertise to professionals for more than 30 years, helping them find jobs, write effective resumes and cover letters, and reach their career goals. He also works one-on-one with clients through his professional resume writing, LinkedIn profile development, and career coaching services. His career management strategies have a proven record of helping professionals design and find success with SEO and ATS-compatible resumes that get the attention of recruiters and hiring personnel. And he has a new online platform you will want to know about!   Taylor Johnson - CEO/Co-Founder of VentureStorm - An Entrepreneur/Developer Matching Platform [caption id="attachment_20735" align="alignright" width="192"] Taylor Johnson[/caption] Taylor Johnson is a Co-founder and CEO of VentureStorm, a web platform designed to connect entrepreneurs and startups to talented software developers. Taylor and his team recognized the disconnect between the entrepreneurial and developer communities as an opportunity. As VentureStorm began by connecting collegiate entrepreneurs to collegiate developers, the need for the platform outside of the college market pushed the team to open it up. VentureStorm is now an active and thriving community of thousands of makers and innovators working to shape the world as they see fit. His work has been featured in publications such as the Washington Post and Huffington Post.   Manoj Madhusudanan - Managing Director of InsightBee [caption id="attachment_20737" align="alignright" width="180"] Manoj Madhusudanan[/caption] Manoj Madhusudanan offers business insights and market intelligence from InsightBee, global specialists in preparing high quality tailored business insight reports, fast. Using next generation technology and industry leading human expertise, InsightBee provides accurate and up-to-date reports on companies, executives, sectors or specific business questions, tailored to your exact specifications for impressive value. They offer guaranteed insights you can rely on to help you understand your clients, achieve your business development goals and move quicker than the competition. With access to Evalueserve’s 3000+ global team, they deliver quality insights quicker, at an affordable rate. Manoj is Global Head of Operations of Evalueserve. The key practices served include ICT, energy, transportation, consumer goods, consulting firms, law firms and advisory firms. The functional areas served across these client segments include business research, market rersearch, data analytics and intellectual property.     ...