ProPublica George Soros has given money to ProPublica that claims that they are an independent news organization involved in investigative journalism. This left-wing organization has given stories away to many leading news organizations. Herbert Sandler who was the CEO of Golden West Financial Corporation and World Savings Bank is on their board on nytimes.com. Managing editor of the Wall Street Journal Paul Steiger is on their board along with Henry Louis Gates Jr. who is the director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University. Since this group does not accept advertising, they are free to publish as they please.
ProPublica’s Investigative Board
The team of journalists at ProPublica on discoverthenetworks.org work under the leadership of an journalistic advisory board. Serving on the board are:
Former executive director of the New York Times Jill Abramson
Temple University School of Media and Communications dean David Boardman
Journalist Raymond T. Bonner
Historian Robert A. Caro
Stabile Center for Investigative Journalism at Columbia Journalism School’s director Sheila Coronel
Former publisher of the Wall Street Journal L. Gordon Crovitz
Director of the Center for Public Leadership at the John F. Kennedy School of Government David Gergen
Director of the Media Studies Program at the University of California at Berkeley Tom Goldstein
Univision news president Isaac Lee
Public editor of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Shawn McIntosh
Executive editor of Simon & Schuster Priscilla Painton
Executive editor of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette David Shribman
Editor at Fortune Magazine Allan Sloan
Editor at ABC News Kerry Smith
Columnist at Universal Press Syndicate Cynthia A. Tucker
This organization has been mainly responsible for publishing pieces on oil and gas companies, for-profit schools and the healthcare industry on Biography.
The Center for Investigative Reporting
The Center for Investigative Reporting is another example of an organization funded by George Soros who uses the media to promote their causes. Many journalist claim to be independent, but many wonder when the company that they work for is funded by a wealthy donor. Some of the top board members at the Center for Investigative Reporting include William R. Hearst III who has worked for the e San Francisco Examiner and the Los Angeles Herald Examiner along with managing his family’s foundation. Former Google executive Peter Kim is also on the board. Vice President of ESPN Robert King also holds a position on the board.
Equities First is a global financial company that specializes in securities based lending for high net-worth individual and corporations. The company was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. The firm also has a branch office in New York City and has affiliates throughout the world. Equities First provides a unique way to provide non-purpose financing and that has resulted in over 700 transactions that not only provide their clients with a lower cost of capital but also provide better terms than any traditional financing alternative.
The Chief Executive Officer and President of Equities First is Al Christy, Jr. Among the other executives of the company are Senior Managing Director Jeff Smith, Chief Risk Officer Simon Moore, Director of Operations Julie LaPoint, and the Director of Trading Joe McCarthy. The management team has years of specialized experience and knowledge that they bring to every transaction which results in a mutually beneficial relationship between Equities First USA and its clients.
Equities First has been seeking to gain additional market share in providing alternative shareholder financial solutions and has developed new margin loans and stock-based loans in response to current market conditions, especially in the face of traditional banks tightening their loan requirements due to government regulations. Although many think of margin loans and stock-based loans as the same thing Al Christy Jr. has provided advice on how they’re different, as with margin loans a borrower must be pre-qualified, features a variable interest rate, and the borrower must have a specific purpose for the loan. A stock-based loan, however, will have a fixed interest rate and there are no restrictions on how the loan is used. An additional benefit of a stock-based loan is that the borrower can, if needed, walk away without any obligation to the lender even if the value of their stock has decreased.
When considering the different options for investing money it can be rather overwhelming. There are so many different ways to invest your earnings. Different levels of accounts have different interest rates, account requirements and withdraw rules.
Financial expert and investor Brad Reifler talks about how to properly invest money to avoid big losses. It is best to keep the loss risk as low as possible. Reifler recommends that every one become familiar with investing principles before taking on investing. That can be the different from big gains to big losses. Whether you are a big business owner looking to invest in public funds or hedge funds or an individual investor there is a lot to learn for both parties.
Reifler is recommending that you do not put all of your money in the same place. Specifically in the stock market. It is important to value the security of your money as high as possible. It is a good idea to get friendly with your fund manager. There are few people that you can fully trust in your life and the fund manger has got to be one of them. Think of it like you are putting all of your money in one persons hand. Are they could to use it the right way or run of and watch you panic over losses.
Reifler stresses the importance of knowing why you are investing. What do you expect to come of out investing money? Investing to get quick rich is not a valid reason.
He has a lot of first-hand experience with both investing and dealing with financial loss. Reifler has made some investing mistakes. He tried to invest money in an account to help pay for his daughters college but ended up losing more than he put in.
Healthcare is one of the industries that has undergone many changes and in the process companies that deal with managed healthcare services have benefitted while others in the same industry have lost their ground. Managing healthcare is one of the most complex tasks one can embrace but with good structures, it becomes easy to confront issues and offer solutions to problems. Many companies in the managed healthcare industry rely on structures that are not developed well to offer a smooth running process and this is one of the things InnovaCare Health was founded to work against.
The initial years of the company were more about coming up with a unique system that helps to restore the strength and capability of the company to work on a wider geographical region. To achieve this, quality had to be reviewed and new structures installed to make it easy to achieve the needed quality levels to propel InnovaCare Health to success. Therefore, the company hired new professionals, who would come in to take over the tasks of overseeing and planning about the development of the company. One of the professionals selected, whose entry came with positive changes, is Rick Shinto, the CEO of InnovaCare Health.
Since 2012, Rick Shinto has been serving as the CEO of InnovaCare Health. He is the brain behind the revival of the company and it is during his leadership that InnovaCare Health managed to embrace a better serviced delivery system. His massive experience in clinical science spans more than 30 years, having worked with several companies including Aveta Inc., and NAMM California. Rick Shinto has been working with professionals like Penelope Kokkinides to secure InnovaCare Health a better ranking in the market, something he seems to have achieved so effortlessly.
Penelope Kokkinides, who is the current Chief Administrative Officer of InnovaCare Health, is a professional whose leadership saw the company rise to become a leader in the entire Puerto Rico region. She is part of the team that offered solutions to reform the services system.
About InnovaCare Health
InnovaCare Health has been running a smooth system of physician practice services, which has been helping people from North America. The company by far runs one of the most reliable Medicare Advantage plans and with these great changes, they received over 200,000 subscribers over the last five years. InnovaCare Health has improved the quality of services in this period and much of this growth stems from offering reliable products. Visit the company profile at LinkedIn.
EOS- the acronym of the company, Evolution of Smooth- has been in business for seven years and is the second largest seller of lip products behind Burt’s Bees. It started in Walgreens, then branched out to other mass retailers such as Walmart, Target and Amazon. Beauty editors, celebrities and product testers all raved about the multi-flavored egg shaped lip balms, skyrocketing the product to massive use.
The founders of the company, Sanjiv Mehra, Jonathan Teller and Craig Dubitsky, started out wanting a product to shape up the beauty aisle and that could be revolutionary in the oral health section of the store. They used organic ingredients and an almost all automated production for making the lipbalms. (Dubitsky left EOS before it launched).They wanted something that would be a lasting and memorable product; competing with other products that had been around for a long period of time. Men were reluctant to change from their most used and widely known products and didn’t understand the new product. After doing some research, they found that even though chapstick was a unisex product, women used lip balm regularly in their beauty routine.
EOS lip balm product placement and use by celebrities such as Miley Cyrus and Britney Spears’ music videos, as well as sponsoring Demi Lovato’s world tour and Taylor Swift being the Asian spokesperson for the product launched it into being the biggest advertiser in its category of products. This, including the use of social media and launching new flavors and collections of lip balms, has made this a company that now sells over a million lip balms a week.
There’s no question that multimedia is an important part of the business experience. This is why a recent announcement by Talk Fusion, one of the industry leaders in multimedia, is so important. One of the issues with marketing is that people are often aware of the importance of news forms of technology. But until one actually tries those solutions out, it’s often difficult to see just how valuable they can actually be. The people behind Talk Fusion are well aware of that fact and have set up a new trial program that lets people try before they buy.
The new trial offer allows people a chance to use Talk Fusion’s advanced multimedia marketing solutions for 30 days free of charge. This applies to people in over 140 countries and supporting nine different languages. This trail period means that people can actually see just how much of a financial benefit the Talk Fusion services have. Founder & CEO Bob Reina commented that when people try their products they quickly find themselves eager to buy it as well.
Talk Fusion has also made it easier than ever to sign up. Whether one is taking advantage of the new 30 day trial plan or the paid plan than the website will offer an easy way to sign up. With the launch of the 30 day free trail the company has also released a newly redesigned web page that makes the experience easier than ever.
It’s little surprise that Talk Fusion has been able to further streamline the process of using their web services. The company’s overall mission statement is and has always been about communication. Talk Fusion was established in 2007, and has since made some huge advances within the industry.
As the name suggests, Talk Fusion has been able to integrate several different types of multimedia presentation into a powerful suite of tools. At the most simple this can be used for direct one to one communication. And on the other end of the range one can easily leverage that same technology to reach out to people all over the earth. The advanced technology ensures that marketing campaigns will impress anyone and be able to reach them.
One of the more recognizable and prominent names in American business today is Eric Lefkofsky. If you haven’t personally used one of the products that he’s been involved in creating, you have probably at least heard of them. The most notable of these is the online coupon site that has exploded in recent years, Groupon, which he is the Co- Founder of. He is also involved in, and is the Co-Founder and CEO of projects such as Tempus, Echo Global Logistics, Inner Workings, Mediaocean, and Uptake. Read more on Chicagotribune.com.
One of his great successes, Tempus.com, is also doing some good in this world. Tempus is a company with the goal of building the world’s largest library of molecular and clinical data to make progress in cancer, and other disease, research, and treatment. The company has the hopes of creating a system that enables to physicians to make informed data on their medical decisions before beginning treatment.
He graduated with his degree and all honors classes in 1991, then proceeded straight to law school and graduated with his Juris Doctor in 1993.
After all of his education, he decided he wanted to share what he has learned with others. With all of his knowledge of business to share with young entrepreneurs, he began teaching career classes at business schools in and around Chicago. To this day, he still holds a job as an Adjunct professor at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. In his classes, he teaches his students how to work with and build a technology based business.
With all of his experience in the workforce, building and managing company’s, combined with his extensive education, he most definitely has a lot to give.
Different conditioners have different effects on hair, and while some have nutrients and organic formulas for deep conditioning impact, others are cheaply manufactured and don’t do what they claim to do. But if you have hair that tends to dry easily or become greasy or frizzy, Wen might be a product you want to go to. Whether you’ve seen it on TV or not, the product has had its users raving that it provides thicker and fuller feeling hair. You might even want to go to Bustle.com to see what one user had to say about it.
An important feature about this product is that it uses no silicone or hair-damaging substances. Depending on the kind of hair you have, the product has instructions to follow about when to apply it and how much should be used. Its conditioner is probably most ideal to apply in morning showers, and you may want to use it before you use the shampoo, which also comes with the kit when you purchase it. WEN by Chaz sells this product primarily online via Wen.com and it will ship to anywhere in the US, but you can also find it at select retailers. It comes in three different formulas and you can buy the basic kit which includes the conditioner, crème and mousse, but if you want the gloss and mist you can buy those in the deluxe kit.
WEN by Chaz was founded by Chaz Dean, http://chazdean.com/store.aspx, who had a knack for style and beauty. He originally was a photographer, but he decided to explore hairstyling and cosmetology, and in time he had come up with a unique hair conditioner brand. He became the owner of a salon where he served all kinds of clients, including some well-known celebrities and turned his product into a big success. He also is a lover of animals, especially dogs.
As a business person or self-employed professional, you may need to participate in a business agreement. Contract has to be created in order to prevent any misunderstanding or problems. The guidance of a qualified attorney is recommended when drafting a business contract, no matter the nature of the deal.
A business contract is a legal deal between two business organizations, and are typically used in situations where services are provided for a fee or specific duties are performed. To be legally valid, an agreement must include several key components.
The parties of a contract are simply the organizations involved in the agreement. These can be the name of an individual or a separate business organization. As an example, if you’re a freelance photographer and you’re chosen as a contractor, the parties to the arrangement are you (or your company name if you have one) and the name of the organization that is hiring your services.
Before you proceed with creating a legal contract, it is always advisable to enlist the expert services of a business lawyer. An experienced business lawyer can be of great help in this type of situation and will ensure that you are fully protected in the deal. It is important that you have a highly reputable lawyer by your side when filing or defending a lawsuit, or during business formation.
As a knowledgeable and experienced lawyer, Ricardo Tosto is ready to guide clients in several areas, including enterprise disputes and shareholder issues.
Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho has been advising and representing businesses, corporate executives, entrepreneurs and high-profile individuals and he has a good understanding of what they need to comply with the laws. Ricardo Tosto has the expertise to provide litigation business and corporate clients.
Ricardo Tosto makes the effort to get to know his clients and their company. Often he finds that delivering superior service produces an overall better experience and an impressive outcome. He takes the time to listen to his clients and evaluate their situation so he can understand what they’re going through and what their desired outcome is.
A long time ago, all that matter for a company was how many products it sold or the type of products it made. It did not matter what industry that it was in. In those days, if one made the most stylish and cherished forms of clothes, then that person was going to sell a lot. These days, the internet makes all kinds of information available for the user. Therefore, if a company is engaged in unethical practices, then it is going to be found out one way or another. This is why it is important for companies like Fabletics to make sure that everything is based on humane and ethical treatment.
With TechStyle, the objective was made to take the fashion industry and make a lot of major changes to it that would enhance the lives of its customers and the workers. As a matter of fact, TechStyle could be considered fashion with a higher purpose. The types of clothes that are presented to the customers are clothes that people could associate with the higher calling. Therefore, people could truly feel good about the clothing that they wear from any one of the brands of TechStyle. This is more than what could be said about Amazon which controls a large portion of the fashion industry.
Amazon takes a lot of its fashion products from other companies that may not be so ethical in the way they create their products. For one thing, they may deal with harsh working conditions for their workers. On top of that, the products that are supplied by the companies have very little if any imagination. These are some of the many advantages Fabletics and TechStyle have over Amazon. TechStyle makes sure that there is some kind of creativity put into the clothes that are offered.
One of the reasons that a good work environment is important for people is that it gives a lot more room for creativity. Great minds will have a better ability to thrive in a good workplace. This is where creativity and innovation will thrive at its best. TechStyle attempts to make sure that the environment allows for a lot of creativity. When people are having fun at their job, this could actually take their job a lot further. In the fashion industry, that means there are a lot of designs that push the boundaries and challenges the creativity of people.