Keith Mann: Remarkably Passionate and Caring

Keith Mann is a writer and well-known advocate of animal rights. While those who fight the hardest for animal rights continually praise him, the fact remains that Keith Mann has, since his rise to prominence in the early 1980s, generated a substantial amount of controversy, particularly in response to many of his animal-protection initiatives. Still, he has remained strong in the face of this controversy and occasional criticism, firmly committing himself not to the spotlight or the attention of others, but to providing a voice to those who cannot speak: animals.

Keith Mann’s continuous and full-fledged efforts have led to an abundance of animals enjoying a greatly improved quality of life—and life in general. His specific protection efforts and speeches can be studied by those looking to fight for the cause of animals, but to truly understand and become part of the movement Mann represents, interested individuals should read his book, From Dusk ‘Til Dawn. In this book, Mann himself shares his view of the progress the animal liberation movement has made, and just as important, its future—where the movement goes from here. By all accounts, Mann’s well-received book is an all-encompassing and eye-opening look into the future of animal rights around the globe.

Anyone who identifies as an animal lover shouldn’t hesitate to follow Mann’s career. While his projects are wide-ranging and constantly changing, one can be certain of this: wherever he is right now, Keith Mann is protecting and fighting for animals. He’s a remarkably passionate and caring man.

The Exciting toys for Boys by Danilo Diaz Granados

When the word toy is mentioned, the first thing we think of is exciting fun for humans. Toys are objects we use in entertaining ourselves. Examples of toys include cars and dolls. In this context, however, Danilo Diaz-Granados, an Italian, co-founded an event dubbed Toys for Boys. The male themed event was co-founded in 2013. The goal of the event Toys for Boys is to bring together men of different social classes and races. What is the point of bringing the people together? It is essential for the boys to have fun together having been unified.

Toys for Boys is a social event set to occur in Miami, press release on July 16th, 2016. In his words, Danilo Diaz wanted to create an event that would allow men to showcase their talents. Examples of featured activities in the Toys for Boys event include:
• Helicopter rides
• Sunset boat ride
• Time at the race track
• Bottles of Dom Perignon

As the list above shows, Toys of Boys is an enjoyable event filled with fun. At the Toys for Boys event, men get the chance to feel the art, entertainment and exquisite cuisine from Miami. The geographical location of Miami being around the beach, the atmosphere surrounding the Toys for Boys event is serene. During the event, Danilo Diaz-Granados accompanied his mates for a thirty-minute ride on the helicopter. The landing location was Palm Beach Race Track. Every guy had the chance to take a ride on the track. After the ride around, Danilo Diaz and his friends headed back to the venue for champagne. When they reached River Yacht Club, they took their lunch. The end of the Toys for Boys event was marked when Danilo and mates took a boat ride. Sponsored by Technomar and Van Dutch, Danilo Diaz and company tested the new vessels.

Danilo Diaz-Granados was a student at Babson College located in Massachusetts Wellesley. Diaz graduated with a degree in Entrepreneurship, and Economics. Diaz relocated to Miami. Mr Granados came up with a boutique for the Miami people. Mr Danilo Diaz Granados named his luxury boutique The TOYS for BOYS. In the shop, Mr Diaz stored luxury items like:
• Watches
• Jewelry
• Fine art
• Exotic automobiles

An In-Depth Look At Nizan Guanaes

Nizan Guanaes is a Brazilian advertising executive. Guanaes is the partner and co-founder of the ABC Group. The ABC Group is a holding company that is made up of 18 companies ranging from marketing and advertising to content and entertainment. The ABC Group is one of the largest holding companies in Latin America. Guanaes is one of the five most influential Brazilians, according to the Financial Times, as well as one of the World’s most creative people by Fast Company. GQ also voted Guanaes as the Man of the Year according to leadership.

Guanaes studied at Colegio Marista and The Universidade Federal da Bahia. Guanaes received his degree in business administration. Guanaes started his career as a copywriter. Eventually, Guanaes moved to Rio De Janeiro to work at a Brazilian advertising agency. Guanaes won the Gold Lion Award at the 1988 Cannes Festival. Guanaes was honored for his work at the newspaper Folhade S. Paulo. Guanaes bought the advertising agency of Duda Medonica, DM9. The agency was eventually acquired by DDB Worldwide. Guanaes also founded the internet portal iG, one of the largest internet portals in Brazil.

Guanaes was also involved in founding The Association of Entrepreneurs Friends of UNESCO. The Association strives to promote culture, public education, and the historical heritage of Brazil. Guanaes is also a member of UNAIDS, a United Nations program that strives to find solutions to stop HIV. Guanaes also assists the Clinton Global Initiative, World Economic Forum, and Women in The World Foundation. Guanaes also supports the Together for Girls project designed to defeat Sexual Violence against girls.

http://www.conarh.com.br/nizan-guanaes/

http://adnews.com.br/negocios/monte-sua-arvore-de-natal-e-mensagem-de-nizan-guanaes-para-enfrentar-crise.html

Wengie Reveals Her Own Every-Day Cosmetic Routine

My Everyday Make-Up Routine Tutorial-Before and After by Wengie is the one in which Wengie reveals her own everyday process and secrets for her own make-up wear. From the looks of it, she has the majority of her cosmetics shipped from international countries such as Japan.

Like is ideal for anyone who uses make-up regularly, she starts out by cleaning her face with cleaning toner on pads and gently pulling her overgrown bangs back by a velcro red and white polka-dotted bow. She then proceeds to use a concealer called Baby Pink BB all over her face as the undertone, which she blends in with a blending sponge.

Then she moves to her eyebrows coloring it with a light brown pencil-which she advises to skip if the eyebrows are fine-and then brown powder. Then she “spreads” the powder from her brows onto the bridge of her nose and also blends it into the tip of her nose.

Wengie also uses the brown powder to “contour” or create shadows on the farther sides and forehead hairline of her face. This she blends into a slight c-shape. She then moves to her eyelids using the same powders to define the boundaries of the upper creases of her lids. Then she defines the boundaries of her eyelashes with the brown pencil, curling them upward with her golden curler and putting the finishing touches on with Innisfree mascara.

Then she moves to her lips, using cherry-red Tony Delight as the undertone, which “migrates” from the boundaries of her lips. As a result, she covers it up by using a Honey pink color as the top tier on her lips.

Lastly, she uses the cherry-red Tony as a blush by dabbing a few spots on both her cheeks. She then blends it in with her finger and then the sponge. After that, she is done and ready to start her day.

Find out more about Wengie:

http://www.boomvideo.com.au/vloggers/fashion-and-beauty/wengie/

 

How The Role of Compliance Officers is Evolving in Corporate America

The Chief Risk Officer is the person whom brings in the leadership and vision for handling risk. Regulators want transparency, which is why the Chief Risk Officer is there to ensure that financial firms are complying with all applicable laws. Chief Risk Officers are very independent from the rest of the firm, and this offers a great viewpoint over the activities. These individuals monitor risks and take action to prevent risks from causing an impact to the bottom line of the firm. This is a role which is growing in importance as a result of the needs for more senior roles. These individuals are responsible for building relationships with others throughout the firm to ensure that the firm is complying with risks. This is an ever-evolving career path which allows individuals to progress to the Chief Risk Officer from other lower roles in the firm, offering a very steady career path which is a result of progression to the top from the bottom.

In this new era of in the corporate world, it is apparent that compliance officers are taking on new roles. Helane L. Morrison is an example of a person whom has many years of experience in the compliance industry, and is currently working for Hall Capital Partners as a Chief Compliance Officer. This comes after a role as a San Francisco City SEC Administrator, among other titles which she has held throughout her career. She was responsible for litigation matters and enforcement matters in her role in the past, but moved on to private practice. She has also provided insight into matters such as false advertising, noting that political contributions must be disclosed in the solicitation of pension funds.

While at the SEC, she was responsible for directing the enforcement program which gave her many insights that she uses in her current role. Her role took in effect at a time in which the SEC was expanding it’s office as a result of greater need for enforcement. This was also at a time in which there was a rise in the use of the online brokerage services, which the SEC had a greater interest for ensuring compliance with federal laws. She was responsible for enforcing all areas of the SEC office’s practice and was in private practice in her role before the SEC. While in private practice, Helane was responsible for defending clients whom were sued by the SEC.

Brian Bonar of Dalrada Named to Cambridge Who’s Who

In honor of his skills as a leader, his academic accomplishments, and his many achievements, Bruce Bonar, Chairman and CEO of Dalrada Financial Corporation, has been honored by being named to the Cambridge Who’s Who Executive of the Year in Finance. Read more: Brian Bonar Trains His Employees In Exceptional Customer Service

This designation is only bestowed upon two males and two females in each category each year. In 2000, he was named to Who’s Who in America.

Bonar has been employed in the financial sector for 30 years and for a decade he has been head of Dalrada. The firm provides clients with a wide variety of products and employee programs that increase productivity, such as employee benefits and financial, promotional and business management services. Learn more about Brian Bonar: http://www.dalrada.com/board_directors.shtml and http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/brian-bonar-receives-professional-networking-communitys-highest-honor-98913914.html

At the same time, Bonar has been Chairman and CEO of Trucept in San Diego. This firm helps small and medium sized companies with management of human resources, employee benefits, staffing, and more. He has been with Trucept since 2011.

Brian Bonar received his bachelor’s in mechanical engineering from Strathclyde University in Scotland. He went on to get his MBA and PhD in international business development studies from Stafford University in the UK. He holds the honorary title of Lord Bonar of Wilcrick, Cardiff, Wales, UK.

He joined IBM in 1969 and worked as Procurement Manager and was involved with outsourcing parts of personal computers. He remained there until March, 1985, when he left to become Director of Engineering at QMS.

He moved on to Rastek Corporation in June, 1989. He served as Vice President of Sales and Marketing until August, 1993, when he moved to Adaptec Corporation and was named Sales Manager.

Brian Bonar decided to start his own business next, founding and becoming CEO of Bezier Systems in 1994. He wanted to launch the first SCSI (Small Computer System Interface) printer. He became Vice President of Sales and Marketing the following year at Itek Imaging and Technologies, and in 1999, he became Chairman and CEO of Dalrada Financial Services where he maintains his position today. Read more: http://www.modernluxury.com/riviera-san-diego/story/the-new-frontier

He was also Founder and Managing Member of AMS Outsourcing from June, 2006 to January, 2013, and president of Allegiant Professional Business Services from February, 2008 until December, 2010.
Bonar is also a member of seven different boards in four organizations.

He is a family man who also loves golf.

George Soros is for the Greater Good

George Soros is a pre-eminent philanthropist in Europe, well known globally for remarkable contribution to social, economic and political international affairs. He is also an author of several books, through which, he expresses great opinions over various matters. Soros recently cautioned Europe about a drop in the value of currency. He predicts that the economy of Europe is at stake.

Soros supports the US

Beck is a famous political commentator in the US. He has recently made false claims about George Soros running a shadow government. Beck falsely accuses Soros of wanting to overthrow the American administration. He argued that Soros’ temporary absence was a time buyer for Soros to organize on how to reverse the state. These are all false claims because, by reviewing Soros’ work up to now, it only reveals how he has considerably supported democracy, especially through his company; the Open Society Foundations. Beck’s accusations are poison to the US because he incites fans that listen to him through radio and watch him on television. Meaning that; his audience gets corrupted by these awful and uncertain claims.

Read more:
George Soros – Business Leader, Philanthropist

The Greatest Investors: George Soros

Soros cannot be an Anti-Semitic

Beck continues to tarnish Soros’ name by accusing him of being anti-Semitic. Beck portrays Soros as a Nazi tool for not being among the six million Jews slaughtered in Hungary. First of all, Soros is a Jew; therefore, it’s unreasonable that Beck accuses him of turning on his own. Second, Soros is a survivor of the Holocaust in Hungary. Even his Hungarian parents were slaughtered by the Nazi’s and his parents got captured by communists. The audacity of calling Soros an anti-Semitic is despicable.

Accusing Soros of being anti-Semitic is awful, and it leaves one wondering, whether Beck is the anti-Semitic one, given that he severally mentions Hitler. Soros also played a significant role in terminating communism. His work in Budapest confirms his great contribution to the Jewish community, having started Open Society Foundations there. Through the Open Society, Soros brought Xerox machines to Budapest, which helped the people to have access to information. The Open Society grew and became a huge success; in fact, it surpassed boundaries and is now all over the Soviet Union.

Soros did not embezzle any lands

George Soros Ukraine was a young boy at the time of the Holocaust. He, therefore, needed a guardian to watch over him as he grew up. At the age of 14, Soros became the messenger of the Jewish Council. The council consisted of some elders from Budapest who were trying to ensure the survival of the Jews. The council considered that to be spared by Germans; they had to follow their every command. Soros, as young as he was preferred they use resistance instead. Soros’ Christian protector got issued land which belonged to a Jew that escaped Hungary. Soros would go there to wander around riding his horse. Beck’s accusations about Soros embezzling property are awful and unrealistic. Such charges demand proof, which Beck does not have. George Soros shows nobility by his lack of interest in wanting to get back at his rivals. He has had worse from people and in fact more than Beck.

Learn more about George Soros:

http://www.nytimes.com/topic/person/george-soros

https://www.project-syndicate.org/columnist/george-soros

TOP 10 FRIENDLIEST COLLEGE TOWNS IN THE LARGER AMERICA ACCORDING TO SKOUT

As thousands of students across the nation troop back to college this month, numerous statistical researchers abound. Skout has just conducted a review recently to determine the country’s friendliest college towns across the US, specifically to unravel the cities where greater adult engagements are prevalent. The research report was based on a 12 months period and targeted the age bracket of 18 to 24. 2,523 Skout users took part in the study conducted in August of 2015. Before we delve in the ins and outs of the research findings, let’s discover what Skout is.
Skout is an online platform or app for that matter, expressly designed for making friends, chatting and dating. The app was founded in 2007 by Niklas Lindstrom and Christian Wiklund and later relaunched in 2009 after the owners discovered that majority of users were treating it as a dating app. Some unique features of this app include:
• Vibrant community – It has a global presence spanning more than 180 countries and a staggering 100m downloads worldwide.
• The app can be retrieved in different languages; 14 to be precise. It’ also designed in such a way that downloads are sustained on various operating systems including Android, iOS, and other window devices.
Now back to the topic at hand. The research findings were rather interesting. The following list indicates the top ten friendliest college towns in America according to Skout:
1) Madison, Wisconsin.
2) Los Angeles, California.
3) New York City.
4) Ann Arbor, Michigan.
5) Chicago, Illinois.
6) San Francisco, California.
7) Boulder, Colorado.
8) Phoenix, Arizona.
9) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
10) Dallas, Texas.
• The research further indicated that The American College town, sometimes referred to as Boston College came in at 12th. Boston College town boasts of over 100 universities and colleges.
• A further statistic indicated that the friendliest college-age guys went to Boulder, Colorado while the women category was snapped up by Madison, Wisconsin.
• Loss Angeles topped regarding the most generous college-age adults.
• The rate of gift sharing among all the college-age adults was more pronounced in Los Angeles outsmarting Miami, Dallas, Chicago and Boston altogether.
Christian Wiklund, one of the founders and CEO of Skout was thrilled with the research findings and congratulated Madison, Wisconsin skouters for bagging the glamorous award. An expanded version of the results of the study by Skout can be seen below:
Regarding making comrades in college or high school, the response was rather interesting
• 57% favored college as opposed to high school
• A rather shocking statistic showed that 59% of students in college are especially worried about establishing new friendships in their first year.
• On the contrary, 72% of college students confessed that they made new friends within a week of their first year in college.
The question about the best place to meet new friends in college also popped up
• 72% were for classroom as the best place to meet new friends
• 42% went to parties
• 39% were of the opinion that they met their new friends during orientation.
• 34% favored online forums
• Other said dorms (36%), Library represented 25%, the cafeteria was 35%, and teams represented 28%.
Another notable research finding showed that most students considered their roommates as friends. That was surprisingly 73% of those interviewed. 61% responded that females are more friendly than their males counterparts, and 37% said they arrived in college barely knowing anyone.

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How to Deal with Haters Attacking Your Reputation

Most business owners understand how difficult it is to establish a name that becomes both recognizable and well-respected. Once this is achieved it helps to bring in additional profits and additional satisfied customers.

 

But, what happens when just one disgruntled customer decides to spread negative rumors about your business? This can be done in many ways including the Internet, word-of-mouth, newsletters, and so forth. A business owner must be prepared to deal with these situations. One solution to handle negative comments is to contact searchcleanup.com. Here you will find ways to clean up the nasty messages, negative comments, and so forth which might result in damaging your business.

 

Searchcleanup.com offers a number of solutions to help clean up bad reviews online. For example: it is suggested that you do not get into a “mud fight” with your nay-sayers. Our gut instinct is usually to fight back when we become angry and/or hurt. This is not a good choice to make as it makes you, and your business, look unprofessional. Instead, it is better to let your numerous, happy customers spread the positive word.

 

You will also learn that you need to assure your loyal customer base that your business will continue as usual. Oftentimes, when customers hear and read negative comments they fear the business will close. Therefore, it is important for you to assure these customers that you are open and intend to remain open. You might consider offering bonuses, or some type of reward to the customers who stay with you. Another situation is the unhappy employee who tries to spread negative thoughts about your business. Again, working with your customers, reinforcing your determination to remain open, and offering them some type of reward for staying with you will often help.

 

You might ask your customers to help you by offering your business star ratings. This request is often seen as a positive step by your customers and they are willing to help you. Finally, always stay focused on ‘why.’ You always want to ask yourself, particularly in difficult times, why you started your business and why you intend to continue your successful business.
Negative publicity is difficult for a business owner. It is not only costly in dollars but it can also be very painful for the dedicated business owner. If you need additional help with removing negative articles, please visit: searchcleanup.com.

Whistleblower Protection Program By US Congress

SEC whistleblower Advocate is an initiative that was conceived out of the breaking of silence by many people in all walks of life to report various securities violations to the Securities and Exchange Commission. This ultimate aim of the program was to protect whistleblowers that were keen on exposing the rot in the financial sectors.

The program was as a result of 2010 congress passing legislation and subsequently, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act was enacted. The Dodd-Frank Act had among its key reforms was a provision of the establishment of a new whistleblower program that would provide financial incentives and employment protections to individuals who report violations of the federal securities laws to the commission mandated to handle such matters called the Securities Exchange Commission. http://www.secwhistlebloweradvocate.com/

As a result of the passing of that legislation, Labaton Sucharow became the first law firm in the US to establish a practice that exclusively focuses on protecting and advocacy for the Securities Exchange Commission. The law firm has emerged to be the best and the leading in the market that provides securities litigation platform to whistleblowers.

The firm boost of having a world class team that has quite a lot of experience in the field which includes financial analysts, investigators, together with forensic accountants. The team has got experience with state and federal law enforcement thus providing the best and quality representations to the whistleblowers. The person heading that division of practice is called Jordan A. Thomas. He brings quite an array of experience to the firm having previously worked as the Assistant Chief Litigation Counsel together with being the Assistant Director at the Securities and Exchange Commission in the Enforcement division.

His tenure at the SEC saw him contribute a lot to the development of the whistleblower program providing the required leadership throughout the process of development of the program. He participated in the drafting of the legislation and the ultimate production of the final draft together with the formulation of rules for the implementation of the program.

In the rules that were developed and are contained in the program, whistleblowers are entitled to payment of 10-30% of the monetary sanctions collected as a result of enforcements that became a success by SEC that the particular sanctions exceeded $ 1 million. The Act also prohibits the employees working with the whistleblower from launching retaliation acts. It is also provided that anonymous whistleblowers can report violations to SEC so long as they are represented by an advocate.