• 01:03

    Conversation with Dr. Richard Carrier

    in Atheism

    Richard Carrier is a world-renowned author and speaker. As a professional historian, published philosopher, and prominent defender of the American freethought movement, Dr. Carrier has appeared across the U.S., Canada and the U.K., and on American television and London radio, defending sound historical methods and the ethical worldview of secular naturalism. With a Ph.D. from Columbia University in ancient history, he specializes in the intellectual history of Greece and Rome, particularly ancient philosophy, religion, and science, with emphasis on the origins of Christianity and the use and progress of science under the Roman empire. He is also a published expert in the modern philosophy of naturalism as a worldview. He is the author of On the Historicity of Jesus: Why We Might Have Reason for Doubt, Proving History: Bayes’s Theorem and the Quest for the Historical Jesus, Sense and Goodness without God, Not the Impossible Faith, Why I Am Not a Christian, and Hitler Homer Bible Christ, and a major contributor to The Empty Tomb, The Christian Delusion, and The End of Christianity, and for his copious work in history and philosophy, online and in print. He is currently working on his next books, Science Education in the Early Roman Empire and The Scientist in the Early Roman Empire.


    Dr. Carrier's latest book, "On the Historicity of Jesus Why We Might Have Reason for Doubt," is available here and here. Dr.Carrier is also available for speaking engagements.

  • 01:00

    Mapping the Freedmen's Bureau with Angela Walton-Raji and Toni Carrier

    in History


    Did you know that the majority of Freedmen's Bureau records are now digitized and available online for free, as well as the records of other institutions that served newly-freed African Americans during Reconstruction? Angela Walton-Raji and Toni Carrier have built a new website called "Mapping the Freedmen's Bureau - An Interactive Research Guide" (www.mappingthefreedmensbureau.com) to assist researchers in locating and accessing records of the Freedmen's Bureau, Freedmen's hospitals, contraband camps and Freedman's Bank branches. Researchers can use the website's interactive map to learn which of these services were located near their area of research interest. If the records are online, the map provides a link to the records that tell the stories of newly-freed former slaves in the American south. The goal of this mapping project is to provide researchers, from the professional to the novice, a useful tool to more effectively tell the family story, the local history and the greater story of the nation during Reconstruction.


    Angela Walton-Raji is an author, genealogist, guest lecturer and producer of the weekly African Roots Podcast and Toni Carrier  is the Founder of LowcountryAfricana, a free website dedicated to African American genealogy and history in SC, GA and FL.


     


    www.mappingthefreedmensbureau.com

  • 01:01

    Getting Started: Become a Motor Carrier in the New Year Ep. 14

    in Business

    Welcome to 2015! Is your goal this year to advance your business? Are you still trying to make the decision? We will discuss the basic concepts involved with starting a business, the finances, the process, and most importantly the attitude. I will define a motor carrier and explain some of the responsibilities that having your own numbers entails. Then I will walk you through the step by step process of applying for your authority. I look forward to taking your calls and answering any questions you have!

    Join us at 7PM ET  Call: (646) 668-2277

  • 00:00

    Wireless Carrier Competition Builds

    in News

    2015 should be even more competitive within the wireless carrier sector; Microsoft is working on something new; Better weather alerts as you drive; Mike Weinstein has those stories and more.

  • 01:49

    Richard Carrier vs Michael Horner : Did Jesus exist?

    in Atheism

    Columbia University historian and all around great guy Richard Carrier takes on philosophy masters from Trinity Western University Michael Horner in a riveting debate


    DID JESUS EXIST?


    FVASH allowed us to join them and record the debate. Many Thanks to Jeff Gruban and Nancy Weiss-Galagher for putting this on as well as the folks from BC Humanists


    Who do you think wins?

  • 01:06

    SMOA 013 - Richard Carrier

    in Atheism

    Interview with richard Carrier

  • 01:00

    Live:Healthy You and I-Minerals, its function and the link to Aromatherapy

    in Music

    'Minerals, its function and the link to Aromatherapy' 


    Essential oil (except for a few exceptions) should never be used undiluted on the skin, and needs to be mixed with a carrier oil (also referred to as a base oil) to dilute the concentrated molecules and to help spread them over the surface of the skin, and this is done by diluting them in carrier oils. These oils are normally obtained by cold pressing and is inert - and not volatile as essential oils.


    As a rule of thumb, you would normally need about 30 ml of carrier oil to perform a full body massage.


    When essential oils are being used, they are mostly used in aromatherapy massage, since the ingestion of pure essential oils falls within the medical science gambit, and must not be undertaken by the lay person.

  • 01:26

    Communication: The Foundation for Everything

    in Business

    What is the most important service any business can provide? What is the most essential aspect of sales and negotiation? How do you build relationships, both professional and personal? There is one answer to all of these questions and that that is communication! On today's show, let's discuss ways we can better our businesses and stand out from the crowd by providing outstanding communication in every aspect. Let's share some tips to sharpen our skills and be better communicators. As always we will focus first on your questions!    

  • 00:26

    021: Chas Carrier - Scaling Your Real Estate Investing Business

    in Real Estate

    Check out this interview with Chas Carrier of C&C Residential, a high volume real estate investing company. Chas and his team consistently buy over 100 houses a year, an achievement which simply can't be done without a strong team, and a very capable operator. In this show, we talk about how Chas left a lucrative career in corporate america to become a real estate investor, and how his corporate management background prepared him well to operate a scaled up real estate investing company.

  • 01:28

    The Direct Route: Working Directly with Shippers Ep. 23

    in Business

    Join us today at 7PM ET
    Call: (646) 668-2277

    Let's secure direct customers! Some of the biggest complaints in the trucking industry are about brokers. Many carriers make brokers a primary source of their freight, but swings in the spot market can have a detrimental effect on profits, can make dispatching a truck stressful, and adds an unecessary layer of confusion between carriers and shippers. How can you avoid the headaches of brokers while securing good, steady paying freight? Market and sell yourself to direct customers! We'll share tips and practices to get your foot in the door and build relationships that will ensure a more profitable business.  

  • 01:02

    Bert Martinez joined by Tom Hopkins, Jagdish Dalal and guests

    in Business

    Tom Hopkins carries the standard as a master sales trainer and is recognized as the world’s leading authority on selling techniques and salesmanship. Over 5 million people on five continents have attended Tom’s high-energy live seminars. Tom personally conducts 30+ seminars each year traveling throughout the world. He is the author of 18 books, including “How to Master the Art of Selling™,” which has sold over 1.6 million copies worldwide. His latest book is titled, “When Buyers Say No” and is receiving phenomenal reviews from sales professionals


    Francis Jackson attorney who specializes in disability law for those seeking veterans disability benefits and social security disability benefits.  A founding partner of Jackson & MacNichol. He was  honored by the National Academy of Best Selling Authors with a "Quilly" award for his contribution as a joint author to the Amazon best selling book, "Protect and Defend" 


    John Ratzenberger American actor, voice actor, and entrepreneur. He is best known for his role as Cliff Clavin in Cheers and his recurring supporting/minor cast roles in Pixar films


    Jagdish Dalal internationally renowned expert in the field of Outsourcing and Information Technology. He has been elected to the Outsourcing Hall of Fame in recognition of his accomplishments and contribution to the profession. He has been a senior executive at companies like Xerox, Carrier, Unisys and was a founding partner of BPO practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Jag’s series of lectures on outsourcing, Information Technology and management have been recognized as “pushing the envelope” in strategic thinking, while providing a practical framework for businesses- users and service providers alike


     

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