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  • 00:34

    6. How Smart Emerging and Mid-Cap Companies Avoid Post-IPO Financing Pitfalls

    in Entrepreneur

    Discover the post-IPO financing challenges Wall Street newbies face when making decisions after the IPO honeymoon is over and how to avoid those post-IPO financing pitfalls when Adam J. Epstein, capital markets and corporate governance expert shares his proven strategies with Business Confidential host, Hanna Hasl-Kelchner.


    Mr. Epstein is a nationally recognized small-cap expert and advisor to the boards of pre-IPO and small-cap companies through his firm, Third Creek Advisors, LLC (TCA).  Prior to TCA, he was a long-tenured institutional investor. He speaks monthly at corporate governance and investor conferences, and is a distinguished National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Board Leadership Fellow and faculty member.  He is also the small-cap contributing editor for Directorship magazine and author of the best-selling book The Perfect Corporate Board: A Handbook for Mastering the Unique Challenges of Small-Cap Companies.  


    He is an active supporter of U.S. veterans and their families; all of his royalties from his book are donated to Fisher House Foundation, and he serves as a mentor to retired military officers seeking board of director positions through NACDs “From Battlefield to Boardroom” initiative.


    This program is proudly sponsored by the Legal Leverage Academy.a division of Business M.O., LLC, 

  • 01:01

    The Resilient Brain with Shirley Luu, Entrepreneur Extraordinaire!!

    in Family

    Listen in today as we interview Shirley Luu, an extraordinary person.  She has built an empire, or should I say dynasty?  She calls her dynasty the Luu Dynasty, and she is known in her circles as the fastest growing of all time! Come hear her enthusiasm and can-do attitude and find out some of her SECRETS to SUCCESS.  You will want to be near this human cyclone to be drawn into the quiet center and earn success for yourself?


    Ms. Luu was recently named the WINNER of the 2015 Smart CEO Executive Award.  Her beautiful office is located in McLean, VA, and it is always buzzing with excitement, even when Shirley is out-of-town!  Her goal of financial fitness for the community is being realized by working with The LISA Project.   She hopes to reach more women who know little about their own finances, and bring them up to speed.


    Shirley speaks nationally and internationally in front of thousands, and she leaves her mark.  She has imparted her life and financial wisdom locally too, speaking on behalf of the Small Business Association, and local top CEOs. Ms. Luu is working on a secret STEM project this summer, and hopes to create more exciting business partnerships.  


    Join me as we find out more, as well as her plans for the future!


     


    Saturdays, Noon Eastern: "The Resilient Brain," host Kathy Kitts


    The show where you can learn about the latest strategies for keeping your mind sharp, for babies to octogenarians!

  • 00:58

    Cincinnati Business Talk #237 Steve Rosenzweig - A New Way to Buy a Car

    in Business

    Cincinnati Business Talk highlights the positive side of Cincinnati area businesses. We will be talking to CEOs who have won awards and had great success.


    Today's guest is Steve Rosenzweig.  He has been in the auto industry for over 12 years.. He will share information about how to select the best car for you and the best way to acquire it. 


    Steve assists clients in the acquisition of automobiles. He specialize in leasing of new vehicles of virtually any brand and model as well as orchestrating the purchasing and financing of new and pre-owned vehicles of all sorts. I do for my clients what dealers can't; take the fear and frustration out of getting a new vehicle.


    The show will air live at 4 PM on Friday May 22nd.  Listen to this link: http://tobtr.com/7576009


    You can listen to the show on Apple iTunes as a Podcast. You can add the podcast at:   http://www.blogtalkradio.com/Cincy-Business-talk.rss


    You can add Cincy-Business-Talk as an RSS feed to your Outlook email program. The exact feed http://www.blogtalkradio.com/Cincy-Business-talk.rss

  • 00:16

    Second Mortgages 101 - The Inside Scoop

    in Finance

    Sarae is joined by Denver Community Credit Union's VP of Lending, Katrina Morton, to discuss in the ins and outs of second mortgages.  We'll discuss how they work, what questions to ask, and the different types of terms that are generally available, so that you can decide if a second mortgage is a good fit for you.

  • 01:10

    Happy Birthday Harvey Milk! A Nicholas Snow Live Flashback Episode!

    in Current Events

    At this episode goes live, Nicholas Snow is wrapping up his attendance of the fourth annual Coachella Valley Harvey Milk Diversity Breakfast held on Harvey Milk Day honoring the birthday of the slain gay civil rights leader, his coverage of which is coming next week.  In today's episode, Snow offers a flashback to his covarge of last year's event, held Thursday, May 22, 2014.


    Receiving the Harvey B. Milk Leadership Award of the Coachella Valley was union activist and talk show host Ellie Kurpiewski (with the red hair). Recognized for her work as Legislative Affairs Chairperson who represented Southern California in the Association of Flight Attendants; Ellie K lobbied on behalf of safety and work issues, not only for flight attendants but the general public as well. Currently the host of Progressive Talk with Elle K on KPTR 1450 AM, she also is the President Emeritus of the Democrats of the Desert, and office manager for the Democratic Headquarters of the Desert.


    Kate Kendall, Esq., Executive Director of the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) was the keynote speaker. The National Center for Lesbian Rights, headquartered in San Francisco, is a national legal organization committed to advancing the civil and human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their families through litigation, public policy advocacy, and public education.


    Follow Nicholas on Twitter and Facebook to be alerted at the start of live broadcasts!


    NicholasSnowLive.com

  • 03:00

    AUTHOR RONALD L. ALLEN

    in Entertainment

    Ron Allen is married and the father of three children. Allen was the founder of the A. Allen Insurance Agency Ltd. in Chicago, IL.   Allen, a graduate of Chicago State University, was a former business education teacher with the Chicago Public Schools. Allen joined the Allstate Insurance Co. in 1967, and was one of Allstate’s first African-American claim adjusters. Allen later became one of the first African-Americans promoted to Allstate Agent.  Allen was an employee agent until 1999 and earned the prestigious designation of Senior Account Agent.  Allen maintained an agency affiliation with the Allstate Insurance Companies for 42 years before his retirement in 2009.  Allen’s insurance agency won several regional and national honors during his sales career.  

    Allen formerly was the co-host of “The Financial Forum” radio show broadcast on WVON 1690 AM in Chicago. Allen has served on the Allstate Foundation Regional Grant Committee, the Demicco Youth Center Board of Directors, and the DuPage County Crimestoppers Board of Directors, the Chicago State University Alumni Board, and the DuPage County Adult Probation Department Volunteers. Allen has served on the Board of Directors of the National African-American Insurance Association for eight years and was NAAIA’s 2009-2010 Chairman.  Allen was awarded the 2009 "50 Men of Excellence Award" by the Chicago Defender Newspaper.  In 2010, Allen was accepted as a Fellow in the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance.  In 2011, Allen was awarded the NAAIA Lifetime Achievement Award.  Allen was elected as a Naperville Township Precinct Committeeman in the 2014 Illinois election.  He was later appointed as the Election Judge Coordinator for Naperville Township. Allen also serves on the Board of Directors of the Quad County African-American Chamber of Commerce.

  • 01:05

    Real Estate Arbitration Clause with Susan Barilich

    in Real Estate

    Guest Susan Barilich is an experienced trial attorney, who has been licensed to practice law since 1981. Ms. Barilich is the principal and founder of Susan Barilich, P.C., a law firm specializing in trial work, with an emphasis on business and commercial litigation, including simple and complex contract disputes, business torts, such as fraud and breach of fiduciary duty, and collection matters, including judgment collection, bankruptcy adversary proceedings, and fraudulent transfer cases.


    Ms. Barilich’s cases also cover a broad range of disputes involving real estate litigation, including land use disputes, covenants and restrictions, homeowners’ association issues, construction litigation and arbitration, title and boundary claims, commercial and residential real estate foreclosure disputes, commercial and residential landlord-tenant issues, and real estate contract disputes involving specific performance, breach, broker commissions, and other enforcement matters.


    Ms. Barilich is licensed to practice law in California and in Texas, as well as in multiple U.S. District Courts and U.S. Bankruptcy Courts sitting in both States. Ms. Barilich is also an American Arbitration Association arbitrator.


    Susan Barilich was born in South Bend, Indiana. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Indiana University, magna cum laude, and her law degree from the University of Houston Law School.


    FREE Arbitration Forms: http://bit.ly/CREPN-SampleArbitrationForms

  • 00:33

    Workers’ compensation and healthcare employees with Anita DeCarlo

    in Legal

    The Illinois Professional Licensing Consultants is a group of highly experienced attorneys and investigators who previously worked for the I.D.P.R. will represent and/or defend licensed professionals in cases involving the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Illinois Department of Public Aid and Illinois Department of Public Health. In this monthly podcast series our attorneys and consultants will share news, tips and resources.


    Topics covered in this 30 minute Internet radio podcast:



    Introducing Anita DeCarlo
    How workers’ compensation law works in Illinois
    Some common injuries that give rise to workers’ compensation claims
    2011 amendments to workers’ compensation law in Illinois, wage differentials
    Rebuttable presumptions, carpal tunnel caps, operative v. traumatic injuries
    Measures healthcare industry workers can take to reduce risk of injury
    Healthcare administrators, managers and workers’ compensation trends


    Anita M. DeCarlo is a workers’ compensation attorney, associated with the Chicago health law and litigation firm of Michael V. Favia & Associates, and the Illinois Professional Licensing Consultants. Anita earned her Juris Doctorate from The John Marshall Law School and she is an active member of the Justinian Society of Lawyers and served as Co-President of the John  Marshall chapter. She was recognized as an Illinois Rising Star by Super Lawyers and received a Distinguished Service Award from the John Marshall Law School. Anita is a frequent speaker and article writer in the area of workers’ compensation law in Illinois.


    Visit our Illinois Professional Licensing Consultants website for more information. You may also contact Anita DeCarlo for more information at (773) 631-4580 and by e-mail at anita@decarlolawgroup.com.

  • 00:54

    RAISING CAPITAL LOCALLY TO SUPPORT LOCAL BUSINESS WITH DAVID WHITTLESEY

    in Culture

    ENVISION THIS: A way to address the needs of local small business owners for capital raised locally through a loan/investment opportunity mechanism.


    Our guest, David Whittlesey, helped found and currently manages Bowdoinham Community Development Initiative designed to stimulate, grow, and sustain healthy enterprises in the local community.  The initial focus has been on raising capital locally through an innovative loan/investment opportunity mechanism.


    David also manages MaineStreams – Creative Consulting, and is Chair of the Board of CDA Collaborative Learning Projects, a Cambridge, MA  – based non­profit seeking to improve the effectiveness of national and international actors who provide international development and  humanitarian assistance and engage in peace practice.


    His commitment to developing true community doesn't just embrace economics.  He also regularly invites local folks to join him at Whittlesey House Concerts, featuring local musicians and fostering community togetherness.


    Meet David on Linked-In: https://www.linkedin.com/pub/david-whittlesey/b/7a/a03


    Meet your Envision This! hosts, Merry and Burl Hall and learn about their new book, Sophia's Web: A Passionate Call to Heal Our Wounded Nature  at www.envisionthismedia.com where you will also be offered an opportunity to donate to the support of this program.

  • 00:31

    Brian Stark Interview: Wholesaling Real Estate

    in Real Estate

    "Making Money in Real Estate When You Have No Money" with 50 years of combined experience in real estate and finance, Ken Sheppard & Dana Leigh share real world "How To" actions to use real estate togenerate passive income, build wealth and create a financial legacy for your family  We started out this way and so can you.


    Today we'll here about wholesaling from Brian Stark, the founding Vice President of the Real Estate Investors Association of Cleveland, and is a member of the Board of Trustees of The Cleveland Restoration Society. He is an active tennis player and an accomplished amateur chef. Brian lives in Cleveland Heights, OH.


    Brian and his Brother Paul Stark host a weekly radio show; The Stark Group LIVE! Talking Real Estate, Thursdays from 7-8 pm, on 1300 am, WERE, now in its 10th year.


    Brian and Paul Stark are founders of the Friends of The Cleveland Mounted Police, and are involved in other community activities.


    The Company headquarters is in downtown Cleveland.   


    Find our podcasts on the iTunes store under "Making Money in Real Estate When You Have No Money".


    Please join our online community at CreativeFlips.webs.com and connect with us on LinkedIn- Ken and Dana.

  • 00:39

    The Sport of Winning - Business 101

    in Marketing

    In this episode of the Sport of Winning, Marcia Hawkins and Kyle Clouse discuss some of the most basic, yet often overlooked, aspects of running a successful business.


    Whether you own a small business, or a 50 location car dealership, franchise owner or dealer or have the entrepreneurial mind set and ready to  launch your business, we will coach you through every play. From financing ideas, website tips, marketing and advertising to employees, The Sport of Winning will coach you to success.