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http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/31654.mp3   Cynthia Jerry - Chairwoman of Ocean (Caribbean) Distributors, Inc. - TIV Perfume [caption id="attachment_25645" align="alignright" width="150"] TIV Perfume[/caption] Cynthia Jerry is the Chairman of Ocean (Caribbean) Distributors, Inc. The company product, TIV, is the best designer perfume for women looking for a sophisticated and sultry summer scent that transports the wearer to paradise. TIV is “A Caribbean Original™” and one of the classiest perfumes. It is both floral and fresh, and evokes emotions reminiscent of the tropics. Cynthia’s dream for TIV was to create a perfume for women that would forever remind them of beautiful Caribbean sunrises. Sandy beaches and turquoise blue waters. Gentle breezes. Tropical flowers and the Caribbean sun. She wanted to evoke the memory, the moment, and the fragrance of the Caribbean. She insisted that even though the company was small and located on an island, only the finest ingredients in the world would do. TIV had a successful U.S. launch on Valentine’s Day, 1995, with Hecht’s Department Stores (now Macy’s).   Anne Gherini - Head of Marketing at Affinity, Inc. Columnist, Keynote Speaker [caption id="attachment_25648" align="alignright" width="150"] Anne Gherini[/caption] Anne Gherini is a marketing executive, writer, and public speaker with over a decade of experience leading both B2B and B2C marketing teams. Anne spent the first part of her career in the entertainment industry negotiating partnerships at Paramount Pictures and for Sony PlayStation. She then led the marketing at several venture-backed startups, including StumbleUpon and now Affinity.co. Advancements in technology and social media have diluted our relationships and Affinity is focused on solving that problem. Anne is also a columnist for Inc. Magazine.   CaDori - Author of Women Put Yourselves First and Be Happier [caption id="attachment_25564" align="alignright" width="150"] CaDori[/caption] CaDori is the founder of CaDori Helping Hands, a non-profit charity to help people in need. She was the eldest girl of 13 siblings and was a natural born leader with a giving spirit from a young age. She coined the name "CaDori" as a combination of her name, her mother Doris and her late son Dougie. CaDori loves helping others. She is a registered nurse by profession but spends a tremendous amount of time giving back. She was once homeless and had to live in a shelter temporarily when her children were young so she knows first-hand the struggle of depending on good-hearted people and faith in God. In July 2017, CaDori founded the Helping Hands organization to help those in need in an effort to give back. Last year alone, CaDori Helping Hands has provided turkeys and hams at Thanksgiving, donated baby supplies to young mothers, and delivered cleaning and personal care items to families who've lost everything during Hurricane Harvey. In addition, this past summer, CaDori donated backpacks full of school supplies to children in a local shelter and fed over 100 people displaced by Hurricane Harvey at a hotel in Livingston, TX, and gave nearly 100 new coats to those in need this winter season. In addition to CaDori Helping Hands, CaDori also founded Dougie's Kids, Inc. in January 2011. Dougie's Kids, Inc. is a charitable organization dedicated to helping and ensuring the well-being of children across America. It is named after her oldest son, Bobby Denerio Marshall Brown, affectionately known as "Dougie," who passed away in 2010 in a motorcycle accident. Dougie adored children and always assisted them by giving helpful advice, taking them to fun places and supporting them by attending games on Saturdays. To date, Dougie's Kids has given to shelters, schools and awarded scholarships and in doing so, has positively impacted the lives of many children.     ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/31650.mp3   Jason Treu - Business Coach at BeExtraordinary, Networking & Persuasion Expert and Author of Social Wealth: How to Build Extraordinary Relationships By Transforming the Way We Live, Love, Lead and Network [caption id="attachment_25600" align="alignright" width="150"] Jason Treu[/caption] Jason Treu is a business coach that specializes in social engineering (human behavior), networking, influence with vulnerability and persuasion through authenticity and truth. He works with executives, entrepreneurs and experts helping them get known, stand out, and build the key relationships to create the life they are passionate about. Jason also helps them understand their purpose and vision so they can take the next step in their business with certainty to create more success than they ever have before. He also is a speaker, frequent contributor in the media, and an author of two best-selling books. He has a law degree, along with a master's degree in communications and has been blessed to have thousands of extraordinary people in his life. While at HP, Jason won the Award for "Outstanding Employee."   Jonathan MacDonald - Investor, Inventor & Sunday Times Bestselling Author [caption id="attachment_25611" align="alignright" width="150"] Jonathan MacDonald[/caption] Jonathan MacDonald is an inventor, investor, business strategist, internationally acclaimed speaker and Sunday Times Bestselling author. As one of the world’s most in-demand thought leaders, he is trusted by the senior executives of well-known global companies including Google, Microsoft, Apple, P&G, Unilever, Nestlé, Lego, Heineken, and IKEA to translate the benefits of perpetual change into invaluable business insight and personal success. Jonathan's most recent book 'Powered By Change' launched in April 2018. Jonathan is a contributor to numerous publications including Google’s Think Insights, Forbes, and the British Airways Business Life magazine. He is the Chief Strategy Officer of Moneycatcha Pty Ltd, the founder of the Thought Expansion Network, and is involved in a number of exciting projects that are proudly powered by change.   Maia Duerr - Author of Work That Matters: Create a Livelihood That Reflects Your Core Intention [caption id="attachment_25903" align="alignright" width="150"] Maia Duerr[/caption] Maia Duerr is a writer, consultant, and coach. Maia draws on decades of Zen practices as well in training anthropology to create powerful tools for integrating mindfulness into the workplace and in client's everyday lives. Through workshops, online programs, coaching, and writing, she's been honored to support people around the world as they navigate career transitions, shift their relationship to work, and create healthier workplaces. She is passionate about empowering individuals and groups to create the conditions for work that matters. As the Research Director at the Center for Contemplative Mind in Society (CMind) from 2002 – 2004, she designed and implemented several qualitative studies on the impact of contemplative practices in the workplace. During his time at CMind Maia also conceptualized and developed the Tree of Contemplative Practices, a tool that has since been widely used to support individuals, organizations, and businesses find the reflective practices that work best for them. As executive director for the Buddhist Peace Fellowship from 2004 – 2007, Maia had lots of opportunities to experiment with the insights gained from the CMind research. In addition to leading strategic planning, fundraising, and communications efforts for the organization, She managed a staff of ten people in this nonprofit dedicated to practicing socially engaged Buddhism.     ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/31642.mp3   Dr. William H. Janeway - Manager Director of the Warburg Pincus Tech Investment Team and Author of Doing Capitalism in the Innovation Economy: Reconfiguring the Three-Player Game between Markets, Speculators and the State [caption id="attachment_25517" align="alignright" width="150"] Dr. William H. Janeway[/caption] Dr. William H. Janeway is Senior Advisor and Managing Director at Warburg Pincus. He is a Director of Magnet Systems and Nuance Communications and author of "Doing Capitalism in the Innovation Economy: Reconfiguring the Three-Player Game between Markets, Speculators, and the State." William has lived the double life of "theorist-practitioner," according to the legendary economist Hyman Minsky who first applied that term to him twenty-five years ago. In his role as "practitioner," he has been an active venture capital investor for more than 40 years. During that time he built and led the Warburg Pincus Technology Investment team that provided financial backing to a series of companies making critical contributions to the internet economy, including BEA Systems, Veritas Software and, more recently, Nuance Communications, the speech recognition company. He remains actively engaged as a Senior Advisor and Managing Director at Warburg Pincus a "theorist." William received a Ph.D. in Economics from Cambridge University where he was a Marshall Scholar. His doctoral study on the formulation of economic policy following the Great Crash of 1929 was supervised by Keynes' leading student, Richard Kahn (author of the foundational paper on "the multiplier"). Dr. Janeway went on to found the Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance. Currently, he serves as a Teaching Visitor at the Princeton University Economics Department and Visiting Scholar in the Economics Faculty of Cambridge University. He is a member of the board of directors of the Social Science Research Council, and a co-founder and member of the Governing Board of the Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET). In September 2012, he was granted the honorary honor of Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) by HM the Queen “for services to education in support of Cambridge University and to UK/US relations.”   Michelle Linford - Executive Director at EPIK Deliberate Digital [caption id="attachment_25596" align="alignright" width="150"] Michelle Linford[/caption] Michelle Linford is the Executive Director of EPIK Deliberate Digital. EPIK was created in 2014 to facilitate cross-sector collaboration around positive digital citizenship for youth. This year, EPIK's work is dedicated to hosting the 2017 Digital Citizenship Summit (see DigCitSummit.com), which will be focused on building a global Positive Digital Citizenship Movement. In her role at EPIK, Michelle has been invited to speak on local, national, and international panels, addressing topics such as education, civic engagement, digital citizenship, and collective impact (collaborative community change). She is thrilled to join with others at GlobalMindED to talk about one of her passions: leveraging technology to build meaningful human connections. Michelle also has a passion for mentoring and working with college students. She spent a decade on an advisory board for the undergraduate business program at her alma mater, Brigham Young University. Her focus was on student internships and women in business.     ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/31633.mp3 Mark Oman - Founder and CEO of Xtra-PC [caption id="attachment_25512" align="alignright" width="150"] Mark Oman[/caption] Mark Oman is a veteran of IT going back 45 years. He started at Hewlett Packard where he was a General Manager and then worked at Agilent Technologies where he was Vice President of Manufacturing, Quality and IT Sourcing. Mark retired from Silicon Valley and moved to Prairie, Colorado to work with his son. They founded Prairie IT to help small business and nonprofits reduce costs and maximize the use of their existing IT equipment. Father and son then founded Xtra-PC which was based on the idea to turn old, outdated computers into useful like-new ones. Mark’s vision is to keep millions of old PCs out of the landfill and get them to the millions of people that need a computer at an affordable price. Xtra-PC is a flash drive USB that speeds up old and outdated computers and extends their life by five years on average.   Jon Kolko - Partner at Modernist Studio and Author of Creative Clarity [caption id="attachment_25513" align="alignright" width="150"] Jon Kolko[/caption] Jon Kolko is the author of "Creative Clarity," Partner at Modernist Studio, and the Founder of Austin Center for Design. Previously the Vice President of Design at Blackboard, he has worked extensively with both startups and Fortune 500 companies. He has been a Professor of Interaction and Industrial Design at the Savannah College of Art and Design and has taught at the University of Texas at Austin, the Center for Design Studies of Monterrey, Mexico, and Malmö University, Sweden. Jon has also held the positions of Executive Director of Design Strategy at Thinktiv, a venture accelerator in Austin, Texas, and both Principal Designer and Associate Creative Director at frog design, a global innovation firm. He has been a Professor of Interaction and Industrial Design at the Savannah College of Art and Design, where he was instrumental in building both the Interaction and Industrial Design undergraduate and graduate programs. Jon has also held the role of Director of the Interaction Design Association (IxDA), and Editor-in-Chief of interactions magazine, published by the ACM. He is regularly asked to participate in high-profile conferences and judged design events, including the 2013 Cooper-Hewitt National Design Awards.   Bruce Hartman - Author of Jesus & Co.: Connecting the Lessons of The Gospel with Today's Business World [caption id="attachment_25514" align="alignright" width="150"] Bruce Hartman[/caption] Bruce Hartman is a Christian Business Author, and throughout his career, his passion for mentoring people, helping businesses thrive and a personal drive have enabled him to repeatedly develop talent into C-Suite executives, engage employees at all levels, and transform organizations into high-performing centers of excellence. After 30 years as an accomplished executive and board member creating significant shareholder value for Fortune 500 firms including Foot Locker, Yankee Candle, Pathmark, rue21 and Cushman and Wakefield, Bruce graduated in 2013 with a Master of Divinity from Drew University Theological School, earning the Daniel P. Kidder Award for the highest GPA in Pastoral Care. In addition to leading Gideon Advisors, he is the President and Board Chairman for A Future with Hope, a non-profit rebuilding lives affected by natural and economic disasters, serves on the Board of Street Squash, an urban youth after-school enrichment program, and was recently elected to the Board of Trustees for Drew University.     ...

  Carl J. Schramm - Former President of the Kauffman Foundation and Author of Burn the Business Plan: What Great Entrepreneurs Really Do [caption id="attachment_25494" align="alignright" width="150"] Carl J. Schramm[/caption] Carl J. Schramm is University Professor at Syracuse University and former president of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. He has served in major corporate roles and chaired the US Department of Commerce’s Measuring Innovation in the Twenty-First Century Economy Advisory Committee. He was also a member of the President’s National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Carl explains that the importance of a business plan is only one of the many misconceptions about starting a company. Another is the myth of the kid genius — that all entrepreneurs are young software prodigies. In fact, the average entrepreneur is thirty-nine years old and has worked in corporate America for at least a decade. "Burn the Business Plan" tells stories of successful entrepreneurs in a variety of fields. It shows how knowledge, passion, determination, and a willingness to experiment and innovate are vastly more important than financial skill.   Sally Helgesen - Premier Expert on Women's Leadership and Best-Selling Author of How Women Rise: Break the 12 Habits Holding You Back from Your Next Raise, Promotion, or Job   [caption id="attachment_25496" align="alignright" width="150"] Sally Helgesen[/caption] Sally Helgesen's work is regarded as the gold standard when it comes to women's leadership. Since the publication of "The Female Advantage" in 1990 (still in print), she has written five more books in the field and speaks to audiences all around the world about these issues. Clients have included Microsoft, IBM, Johnson & Johnson, Prudential Financial, Pfizer, Textron, Hewlett Packard, The World Bank, and dozens more. She has led seminars at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and Smith College, and her work has been featured in Fortune, The New York Times, Fast Company, and Business Week. In "How Women Rise: Break the 12 Habits Holding You Back from Your Next Raise, Promotion, or Job," Sally and co-author Marshall Goldsmith help women identify specific behaviors that keep them from realizing their full potential, no matter what stage they are in their career. They help identify why what worked for them in the past will not necessarily get them where they want to go in the future -- and how to finally shed those behaviors so they can advance to the next level, whatever that may be.       ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/31632.mp3   Ken Pasch - Certified Leader Coach and Author of On Course: Become a Great Leader & Soar! [caption id="attachment_25839" align="alignright" width="150"] Ken Pasch[/caption] Ken Pasch brings over 30 years’ experience in revolutionizing leader development within a broad range of organizations, including the U.S. Military, Johnson & Johnson, the American College of Healthcare Executives, and the Pennsylvania Department of Health. He is founder of Ki Visions, Inc., which advises good people on how to become great leaders, and serves as faculty in executive education at the Smeal College of Business at Penn State University. Ken is a retired Lt. Colonel in the US. Air Force, where he served proudly and with distinction. His new book is "On Course: Become a Great Leader and Soar."   Debra Corey - Author of Build It: The Rebel Playbook for World-Class Employee Engagement [caption id="attachment_25486" align="alignright" width="150"] Debra Corey[/caption] Debra Corey is the Group Reward Director at Reward Gateway. She's a Reward guru, having over 20 years experience as a rewards leader, speaker, teacher and an author of a book on employee communications. She's most recently known as the co-author of "The Rebel Playbook for Employee Engagement," which she's wrote with Founder Glenn Elliott. She's held senior HR roles at a number of well-known global organizations such as Gap, Honeywell, Quintiles, Morrisons, and Merlin Entertainments. Over the last 30 years, Debra and her teams have won a variety of industry awards for their strategic and innovative work with communication and employee engagement programs. In 2012, she was voted Benefits Professional of the year by Employee Benefits magazine. Debra speaks at conferences around the world on a variety of HR, communication and engagement topics, and also teaches professional HR courses for WorldatWork. Debra is a regular contributor of articles and blogs on a wide variety of HR topics.   Alysia Helming - TV and Film Producer, and Best-selling Author of Protogenesis: Before the Beginning [caption id="attachment_25491" align="alignright" width="150"] Alysia Helming[/caption] Alysia Helming started writing her own short stories and plays for the school in the third grade, and throughout her life has never forgotten her passion for writing. In 2000, Alysia coauthored a pilot for a TV series, “One Degree of Separation” and in 2006, she coordinated the local premiere of the feature-length movie "The Great Warming" starring Alanis Morissette and Keanu Reeves, assisting with the nationwide release of the film. As a former student in Screenwriting at University of California, Los Angeles, Alysia wrote a full-length feature film screenplay, “The Green Warrior.” “Protogenesis” is Alysia’s first novel. It will be the first in a seven-novel series, “The Protogena Chronicles”. She is enjoying her writing journey, traveling regularly between her home in the Oakland Hills and Athens, Greece, the primary setting for her novel series. From 2015-16, she visited Athens, Greece six times. Each trip, she met many friends and collaborators that helped her to thoroughly understand the rich culture, mythology and unique challenges that the Greek people face the current crisis there. As a result, her mission is to help Greece by offering a message of hope and to drive tourism there through her book series. When she isn’t writing, Alysia is considered a ‘Clean Energy Guru.’ She is the Executive Vice President of Green Reach, Inc., a diversified renewable energy company, and is a Board Director and a majority investor/owner in Pristine Sun, a major solar independent power producer in the United States.     ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/31628.mp3   John David Mann - Author of The Go-Giver Influencer: A Little Story About a Most Persuasive Idea and Entrepreneur [caption id="attachment_25457" align="alignright" width="150"] John David Mann[/caption] John David Mann has been creating careers since he was a teenager. At age 17, he and a few friends started their own high school in Orange, New Jersey, called Changes, Inc., whose faculty he joined after graduating. Before turning to business and journalism, he forged a successful career as a concert cellist and prize-winning composer. At 15 he was recipient of the 1969 BMI Awards to Student Composers and several New Jersey State grants for composition; his musical compositions were performed throughout the U.S. and his musical score for Aeschylus’ “Prometheus Bound” (written at age 13) was performed at the legendary amphitheater at Epidaurus, Greece, where the play was originally premiered. In his twenties and thirties, he founded four companies, built a multi-million-dollar sales organization, and established several national business journals. John is an award-winning author whose writings have earned the Nautilus Award, the Axiom Business Book Award (Gold Medal), and Taiwan’s Golden Book Award for Innovation. He is the coauthor of the New York Times bestsellers “The Red Circle” with Brandon Webb and “Flash Foresight” with Daniel Burrus, and the global bestseller “The Go-Giver” with Bob Burg. His books are available in two dozen languages. His 2011 “Take the Lead” (with Betsy Myers) was named by Tom Peters and the Washington Post as “best leadership book of 2011.”    John Knights - Co-founder and Chairman of LeaderShape [caption id="attachment_25460" align="alignright" width="150"] John Knights[/caption] John Knights is The Co-founder and Chairman of LeaderShape, an organization of Business Leaders who shape the best transpersonal leaders for the future.  LeaderShape provides programs incorporating a leadership journey that embeds accelerated learning through the development of personal insights. It has a faculty of experienced senior leaders who have the specialist professional training to coach/mentor and facilitate enhanced learning in the development of leaders.  He is an expert in Emotional Intelligence and a thought leader in Transpersonal Leadership and the relationship between neuroscience and leadership. John has worked as a senior leader and board member in international corporations operating in over 50 countries, as well as founding a number of technology companies, acting as a Board member and Chair in several public partnerships in Oxfordshire and lecturing at the University of Oxford.      ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/31623.mp3   Dr. Jason McDonald - Founder and Senior SEO / Social Media Director of the JM Internet Group and Author of SEO Fitness Workbook: 2018 Edition: The Seven Steps to Search Engine Optimization Success on Google [caption id="attachment_25448" align="alignright" width="150"] Dr. Jason McDonald[/caption] Dr. Jason McDonald is the founder and Senior SEO / Social Media Director of the JM Internet Group. He comes to the Group from eg3.com, where he has been Senior Editor in charge of content since 1994. He is a teacher, corporate trainer, and SEO / AdWords / Social Media Consultant. He loves to figure out how things work, and explain that to others in a fun and empowering environment. His current passion is Internet Marketing, especially Search Engine Optimization, Pay Per Click Advertising and Social Media. Jason is a "technologist" crazy enough to begin experimenting with online media in 1994, when he founded eg3.com as a web portal for embedded systems, broadly defined. He has extensive online journalism and teaching experience. In charge of eg3.com's SEO and PPC strategy, Jason built eg3.com into the oldest and largest web portal in embedded systems with over 25,000 monthly users and over 35,000 registered eLetter subscribers. He also teaches in the San Francisco Bay Area at AcademyX, DeVry, and Stanford University (Continuing Studies). He received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1992 and his BA from Harvard University in 1985.   Leslie Peters -  The Founder, CEO, and Chief Facilitator at Elements Partnership and Author of Finding Time to Lead: Seven Practices to Unleash Outrageous Potential [caption id="attachment_25450" align="alignright" width="150"] Leslie Peters[/caption] Leslie Peters is the Founder, CEO, and Chief Facilitator at Elements Partnership, a consulting practice that helps people and organizations get unstuck. Leslie launched Elements Partnership in 2011 with one simple belief: that people are hungry for real conversation. For over 25 years, Leslie has brought her no-B.S., straight-talk perspective to leaders in both the for-profit and non-profit sectors, including clients like U.S. Bancorp Community Development Corporation, Flexera Software, and NeighborWorks America. She is the Founder, CEO, and Chief Facilitator at Elements Partnership, a consulting practice that helps people and organizations get unstuck, and is the author of "Finding Time to Lead: Seven Practices to Unleash Outrageous Potential." She cares deeply about engagement, leadership, and the kinds of shared experiences that lead to real change in individuals, groups, and organizations.     ...

Happy Mother's Day! http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/31620.mp3   Alan Yong - CEO of DNotes Global and Author of Improve Your Odds - The Four Pillars of Business Success [caption id="attachment_25443" align="alignright" width="150"] Alan Yong[/caption] Alan Yong is a strategist, entrepreneur, and technology and computing pioneer. Alan has experience in nascent industries, having created the DTR, the world's first personal tablet computer in the early 1990’s as founder and CEO of Dauphin - a company best known for winning a $400m contract with the Pentagon and a $150m manufacturing agreement with IBM. Alan is also the co-founder of Smokeys Gardens, one of the largest day lily growers in the world. Alan is committed to bringing the advantages of digital currency to everyday consumers by executing winning strategies that he has implemented and refined over his 45-year entrepreneurial career. Alan is the co-founder of DNotes Global — digital currency for everyday consumers — and one of the leaders of this technological revolution. Alan is a hands-on entrepreneur who’s spent decades building successful businesses. He distilled his practical approach into "Improve Your Odds: The Four Pillars of Business Success." It’s not enough to have a dream or work hard, says Yong. Staying power comes from tending to the four elements that comprise every business. Without them, no matter how brilliant your vision is, your business will falter.   Dr. Sheryl Gonzalez Ziegler - Author of Mommy Burnout: How to Reclaim Your Life and Raise Healthier Children in the Process [caption id="attachment_25446" align="alignright" width="150"] Dr. Sheryl Gonzalez Ziegler[/caption] Dr. Sheryl Gonzalez Ziegler is a Doctor of Psychology and Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Colorado and a member of the Association for Play Therapy and American Psychological Association. She writes and serves as a regular source for journalists at many publications including The New York Times, The Washington Post, Huffington Post, and The Denver Post. She is a news contributor to FOX31 and NBC9News in Colorado and has been a featured guest on The Katie Couric Show. She founded a private practice group in Denver, Colorado where she lives with her husband and three children.   ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/31618.mp3   Gretchen Steidle - Founder and President of Global Grassroots [caption id="attachment_25437" align="alignright" width="150"] Gretchen Steidle[/caption] Gretchen Steidle is Founder and President of Global Grassroots, a nonprofit organization that works with women and girls to be leaders of conscious social change in their communities. She gives lectures and workshops worldwide.  Gretchen knows first-hand the personal transformation that mindfulness practice can bring. But she doesn't believe that transformation stops at personal well-being. In Leading from Within, she describes the ways that personal investment in self-awareness shapes leaders who are able to inspire change in others, build stronger relationships, and design innovative and more sustainable solutions.   Mark H. Fowler -  President of Stowe Management Corporation and Co-CEO of Revolutionary Conversations LLC [caption id="attachment_25439" align="alignright" width="150"] Mark H. Fowler[/caption] Mark Fowler is the president of Stowe Management Corporation and Co-CEO of Revolutionary Conversations, LLC. Mark specializes in transitioning companies from challenge to achievement with a focus on enhancing revenues and profits. Mark has assisted more than 150 companies from a Corporate Re-engineering Perspective using his knowledge in corporate development, expansion programs, and business turnarounds. His business acumen allows Mark to trace a symptom to its cause and thereby create a new platform for growth. For more than 30 years, Mark has assisted companies with revenues from $1 million to $200 million to move from symptom through the problem to solve. By leveraging the most successful aspects of a business, he is able to capitalize on its strengths and create wealth. This has resulted in expanded distribution networks, technological developments, new products and services, enhanced corporate images, additional profitability, and increased corporate value. His close working relationships with clients have resulted in assuming such positions as vice chairman, chief operating officer, chief financial officer, and administrative officer. Mark has written numerous articles, created 30 courses, and has presented over 100 different speeches to professional organizations. His topics include corporate expansion, crisis management, management for success, marketing strategies, effective communication, and management consulting.   JoJo Fletcher - Former Bachelorette and Ambassador for Marcus by Goldman Sachs [caption id="attachment_25440" align="alignright" width="150"] JoJo Fletcher[/caption] JoJo Fletcher is a former Bachelorette and Ambassador for Marcus by Goldman Sachs. According to a recent survey by Marcus by Goldman Sachs, half of the homeowners who are planning for home improvements this year believe a new kitchen would most improve the value of their home when compared to a new bathroom, floors or roof. She shares tips on what homeowners should consider when renovating their kitchen. She discusses design trends, ways to finance your kitchen, and best practices when evaluating kitchen renovation projects. Home improvement loans from Marcus by Goldman Sachs are a great option if you’re looking to borrow money and have good credit. Marcus offers loans from $3,500 to $40,000 that have no fees, ever. It’s wise to choose an option that not only could save you money, but also gives you the flexibility to use the funds as you like, without the need to borrow against your home or put charges on your credit card.     ...