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  • 00:55

    The G.O.O.DLIFE Online Radio Show- Living Bold Part II w/ Deirdre Simmons

    in Entertainment

    The G.O.O.DLife Online radio show promotes a commitment to a lifestyle of resourcefulness. Hosts Adiagha and Shea provide a platform for "out of the box discourse" that compels their audience to confront life challenges in an innovative fashion. Guests will include a range of enterprising individuals who have turned setbacks into triumphs. This episode features Deirdre Simmons. Deirdre Simmons is a graduate of Purdue University with a B.A. degree in Organizational Communications with minors in Management and Supervision.  She has a certification as a PHR-Professional in Human Resources and as an Equal and Civil Rights Advisor.  She is the immediate past president for the Gateway Chapter of the Society of Human Resources Management garnering the Silver Award for Excellence under her leadership and formerly served as the workforce readiness chair where she delivered seminars to ex-offenders through United Way.  At St. Paul Baptist Church in Montclair, NJ, she worked with the health ministry, women’s ministry and as a missionary. Her mission trip to Ghana was one of her first true experiences in being able to shape the lives of youth. She has been a guest speaker at Achievement First Charter School on their career day and delivered workforce readiness seminars for students. Deirdre has also worked as servant leader at her current St. Paul Comm Baptist Church in Brooklyn, as a volunteer in the multi-media ministry, Griot (photographers), LinkedIn network (workforce readiness initiatives) and the youth ministry. Deirdre has been married to her husband, Minister Jerry Simmons for 6 years.  Deirdre Simmons also works with Streetwise Partners, an organization that assists people who are unemployed or underemployed and is currenlty launching Cast Your Net on the Right Side #‎NowWhat Conference which will take place May 2nd 2015 in Brooklyn, NY.

  • 00:57

    The G.O.O.DLIFE Online Radio Show w/Special Guest - Deirdre Simmons

    in Entertainment

    The G.O.O.DLife Online radio show promotes a commitment to a lifestyle of resourcefulness. Hosts Adiagha and Shea provide a platform for "out of the box discourse" that compels their audience to confront life challenges in an innovative fashion. Guests will include a range of enterprising individuals who have turned setbacks into triumphs. This episode features Deidre Simmons. Deirdre Simmons is a graduate of Purdue University with a B.A. degree in Organizational Communications with minors in Management and Supervision.  She has a certification as a PHR-Professional in Human Resources and as an Equal and Civil Rights Advisor.  She is the immediate past president for the Gateway Chapter of the Society of Human Resources Management garnering the Silver Award for Excellence under her leadership and formerly served as the workforce readiness chair where she delivered seminars to ex-offenders through United Way.  At St. Paul Baptist Church in Montclair, NJ, she worked with the health ministry, women’s ministry and as a missionary. Her mission trip to Ghana was one of her first true experiences in being able to shape the lives of youth. She has been a guest speaker at Achievement First Charter School on their career day and delivered workforce readiness seminars for students. Deirdre has also worked as servant leader at her current St. Paul Comm Baptist Church in Brooklyn, as a volunteer in the multi-media ministry, Griot (photographers), LinkedIn network (workforce readiness initiatives) and the youth ministry. Deirdre has been married to her husband, Minister Jerry Simmons for 6 years.  Deirdre Simmons also works with Streetwise Partners, an organization that assists people who are unemployed or underemployed and is currenlty launching Cast Your Net on the Right Side #‎NowWhat Conference which will take place May 2nd 2015 in Brooklyn, NY.

  • 00:16

    5 Company Financial Ratios for You to Understand

    in Finance

    This week host, Barbie O'Connor, goes over 5 finanical ratios that you need to understand.  You will learn what Earnings per share, Dividends per share, current yield, price to earnings ratio, and current ratio mean and why they matter to you in your management of your money.  


    For more MoneySmarts4u, buy the book on Amazon.  Subscribe to the show.  Like us on Facebook.  Listen in on Itunes.  Email any questions to barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  Check out the website, www.moneysmarts4u.com. 

  • 00:22

    5 Things for you to know about Taxes and Investments

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    Join host, Barbie O'Connor, for this week's MoneySmarts4U show about the 5 things you need to know about taxes and investments.  Learn about taxes on income and dividends, capital gains and losses, estimated taxes, and taxes on withdrawals from retirement plans, annuities, and 529 plans. 


    Email Barbie with your questions at barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  Buy the book on Amazon.  Subscribe to the show. Listen to it on iTunes.  Like us on Facebook.  

  • 00:31

    Dan JohnnyIrish O'Connor Climbs In The Sports Cage

    in Sports

    Join The Sports Cage Monday April 6th at 10pm central standard time with your host Debo and Dustin Hill. Join the show Monday when we talk about upcoming local MMA events, area promotions and chat with our special guest from St Charles MMA Dan "JohnnyIrish" O'Connor. OConnor recently signed w/ Shamrock FC follow him on Twitter @stlninja. The first fighter to sign in the strawweight division w/ ShamrockFC. The Sports Cage Monday April 6th you never know who might check into The Sports Cage. Be sure to get all your MMA information from www.knucklejunkies.com Listen to The Sports Cage Monday and Wednesday 10pm cst on www.blogtalkradio.com/thesportscage Saturday 10pm cst with Debo and Producer Cam more MMA when we focus on local MMA. The Sports Cage broadcast links can also be found at MMA Madhouse and The Global Combat Network. thanks to Skippy Cohen and Carl Mortensen for following The Sports Cage.


    The Sports Cage guest line #: The Sports Cage 10-1030pm. #TSC  Hotline # 646-721-9822


    The Sports Cage Sponsors: St Louis Tattoo Company and Scrap Soldier Clothing & Fight Gear “ Worn By Champioms for A Reason”


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    Follow “The Sports Cage” on- Facebook facebook.com/thesportscage , InstaGram: sportscage247 & Twitter @debo88mma & sports_fixx

  • 00:22

    Five Basic Things You Need To Know About Investments

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    Join host Barbie O'Connor for this week's MoneySmarts4U show where the basics of investments are discussed.  The features of stocks, bonds, mutual funds, ETFs, and investment objectives and what they mean will be discussed. 


    Email your questions to barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  Buy the book on Amazon.  Check out the website at www.moneysmarts4u.com.  Subscribe to the show. Click here and listen on iTunes. Like us on Facebook. 


     

  • 01:04

    The Best Of WTF with Kenitra and JoDee

    in Entertainment

    Tune in for the best of WTF as we revisit a popular episode on ratchet television shows with Deirdre Leshay and Michael Carter, and our fabulous Kimmie!  Please remember we won't be able to take callers during this show as it is pre-recorded.  We'll see you back here Live Wednesday, April 1 with Rightyourway Campbell, and Marina Chestnut! 

  • 00:16

    5 Things to Do Before You Get College Acceptances

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    Join host Barbie O'Connor for this week's MoneySmarts4U show about the 5 Things to Do Before You Get College Acceptances.  Besides celebrating your teen's success so far in life, Barbie will go over how to determine the priorities and needs of your student before saying yes to one school over another.  In addition, she wil help you figure out the actual expenses for attending each college under consideration.  Barbie will walk you through how to determining how much money you have available to pay for college as well as what any financial aid offers will mean to your student.  In addition, if you find your student isn't really ready yet, Barbie will share alternative ideas to traditional four year college with you.  


    For more MoneySmarts4u, buy the book on Amazon.  Subscribe to the show.  Like us on Facebook.  Listen in on Itunes.  Email any questions to barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  Check out the website, www.moneysmarts4u.com. 

  • 00:24

    5 Things to Consider Before you Have a Baby

    in Finance

    In this week's MoneySmarts4U show, host, Barbie O'Connor, covers the financial considerations of having your first child.  How many children can you afford, do you know your rights to parental leave, are you and your partner on the same page regarding parental teamwork, costs of fertility treatments and adoption, the lifetime cost of your child, tax breaks you can take for child care, and evaluating whether to fund your retirement or save money for your child's college expenses are all discussed in this show. 


    For more MoneySmarts4u, buy the book on Amazon.  Subscribe to the show.  Like us on Facebook.  Listen in on Itunes.  Email any questions to barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  Check out the website, www.moneysmarts4u.com. 

  • 00:25

    5 Things to know before you get a new pet

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    Does your three year old want a puppy?  Are you longing for some unconditional love from a furry friend? Join host, Barbie O'Connor, for this MoneySmarts4U show, about the 5 things you need to know before you add a new pet to your household. Pet owner responsibilities, vaccinations, spaying and neutering, costs of pet ownership, and ending your relationship with your pet will all be part of this broadcast.  


    For more from MoneySmarts4U, go to the website.  Subscribe to the Show. Like us on Facebook.  Buy the book on Amazon. Listen on Itunes. Email questions to barbie@moneysmarts4u.com  

  • 00:24

    7 Things To Know Before You Buy a House

    in Finance

    Join host Barbie O'Connor for this MoneySmarts4u show about the 7 things you need to know before you buy a house.  What other costs are involved with buying a house besides the commission?  What is the single most important thing you need to remember about buying real estate?  What negotiating techniques can help you buy at the perfect price for the market?  What are deed restrictions? How to get a mortgage you can afford?  These and other real estate related topics will be covered in this week's show. 


    Any topics you'd like to hear about in future shows, please email Barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  For more information, go to the website. Buy the book on Amazon.  Subscribe to the show.  Listen in on itunes.