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  • Episode 43: ADA and Employment: Disclosure and Reasonable Accommodations

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    A hallmark of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is the provision of reasonable accommodation to ensure equality in the workplace. In this episode of ADA Live, we will discuss what is and is not reasonable accommodation and how to request accommodation. When employers hear the word “disability,” they may become concerned with cost and legal liability. Often, employers do not understand that they too have rights under ADA. Employees generally do not know that they have responsibilities in disclosing disability and the need for accommodation.   This presentation will address the following questions: What is “Reasonable Accommodation?” What is not “Reasonable Accommodation?” When can someone get an accommodation? How do I ask for accommodation? What rights and responsibilities do I have as a person with a disability? What rights and responsibilities does an employer have? When is the “right time” to disclose a need for accommodation? What are the concerns people have when they disclose a disability and how are they protected?
    Learn More at ADALive.org

  • Moors Heritage and History School near HARLEM Corporation at Northwest Amexem

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    Join us Wednesday 5 April 1436 @ 7:30pm for Moors Heritage & History School live broadcast:
    Live Broadcast of Moors Heritage and History School near HARLEM Corporation at Northwest Amexem
    This is the Uniting of Asia - Family
    We must activate our voice with law and speak with our Writs!!!
    Listen via the internet @ http://www.blogtalkradio.com/mhhs-eyeswideopen, or to listen via telephone, call 425-569-5201 / 347-945-5899, Press '1' to speak to the Host and for those listening via the Internet, the Chat Room will be open immediately.
    Remember to check us out on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MHHSEyesWideOpen, and please select like. Also we are also on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/MHHSEyesWideOpn
    Please also send us an email @ mhhseyeswideopen@gmail.com so we can compile an email list for blitzing and also send us emails with the appellation, Corporate State and/or county along with ransom amount for any Moor who has been kidnapped and is currently being held hostage.
    Thank you, this is greatly appreciated. We here at Moor Heritage and History School Eyes Wide Open thank you for coming together so that we may together be uplifted.
    Islam!!!
    Moors Heritage & History School in association with RVBey Publications, Moorish Nation Public Records, Moorish News, Mantis Views 29

  • Being You With Kids

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    Do you ever find it difficult to be around some people yet when you are with a child it is so easy? Is that because you can be yourself with kids and it is more difficult with adults? That’s because kids don’t tend to judge and adults do.
    Mary Case will join us this week in a conversation about being you with kids. We will talk about the gift you are when you allow yourself to totally be yourself with kids and how that awareness can shift how you interact with adults as well. How much can  you change with kids and the world around you just by being you?
    Mary has been a gift to kids in her classroom as an elementary school teacher for almost 30 years. She is a space with kids that allow them to be themselves and be successful in their lives. Mary is also an Access Consciousness™ Certified Facilitator, Access™ Body Process Facilitator and a member of the Canadian Masters Triathlon Team.
     

  • 12 Steps to Nowhere: When Religious Recovery Programs Don't Work

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    Alcoholics Anonymous and other recovery programs often invoke (or require) a "Higher Power." How effective is this, and are there better alternatives for beating addiction and overcoming ?  We explore 12-step programs, the often religious language they use, and some secular alternatives.
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  • Is The Earth Round Like a Watermelon Or Flat Completely.

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    I spent several weeks last summer arguing with a flat earther. None of what you posted would convince them. The guy I was arguing with told me every single picture or video NASA has ever shown of the Earth from outer space is faked, so none of those prove anything. NASA has never even sent anything into space and faked any footage you’ve ever seen of launches, so you can’t use anything from NASA to prove the Earth is round. This also makes him a moon landing denier by default because he thinks every single NASA launch is faked. To quote him “no man made object has ever left Earth’s atmosphere at any point in human history.”
    I tried going back to Ancient Greece and telling him about angles of shadows. Nope, the surface isn’t perfectly flat and does have a very minor curve to it, thus shadow angles don’t prove anything.  So I put my knowkedge of etymology to work, which all minds can do exercise on. Flat in dictionary definitions mean have no curve/curvature.  I can tell at least two reasons which affirm curce. Naturally human experience says the earth rotates in a retrograde direction, People moves easterly to meet the sun coming west a dayly operation. When night falls on the east coast three hours before it does on the California west coast?  What harm is done if you never ponderwhether Earth is round or flat-- It is not like beliving in a spirit-God that no one ever seen.

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    Neil Haley Interviews herbalist and Author, Gudrun Pensilin

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    Gudrun Penselin, M.Ed., M.Phys.Ed., a Clinical Herbal Therapist and creator of Bach Flowers Unfolding.  Raised in Germany, her mother was a great believer in teas, rest, fresh air, and wholesome foods as medicines, rather than using medicines themselves. Always a caring individual, Gudrun created an opportunity to meet and work with Mother Teresa. Gudrun’s passion is to work with her clients and Mother Earth to help them to heal, and she even offers step by step instructions to creating one's own own herbal pharmacy.  Please visit www.rainbowhealing.ca   and www.herbalinstructions.com for more information about Gudrun, her book, and herbal pharmacy remedies

  • Neil Haley Interviews Author and Businesswoman Liana Downey

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    Liana Downey is not only an authro, she is a businesswoman. Liana Downey & Associates helps leaders change the world. We provide high-quality strategic advice to the government, nonprofit and private sectors in the education, environment, justice, human services, and health arenas. Services include strategic advice, organization and governance support, and performance management. We work around the world and have offices in Sydney, Australia and New York, USA.  Our consultants bring a range of experience in top-tier management consulting firms, as senior public servants, policy experts, and as leaders of nonprofit organizations. They share maturity, experience, intelligence and a collaborative approach.  Director and Founder Liana Downey is an experienced management consultant, who has consistently delivered results for clients on critical topics around the world. Previously, Liana was expert advisor to the Australian Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet and led McKinsey & Company's Australian government and social-sector practices,. She holds an MBA (Public Management) from Stanford University and is the author of Mission Control, How Nonprofits and Governments Can Focus, Achieve More and Change the World (Bibliomotion, May, 2016), and teaches public management at the NYU Wagner Graduate School. For more information, please visit www.savorthesuccess,com or www.missioncontrolbook.com  Her new book is MISSION FOR SUCCESS, avaialble on Amazon.
     

  • Neil Haley Interviews Author and Businessman Rocky Detwiler

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    ROCKY DETWILER powers life transformation in others with his enthusiasm, inner strength and absolute belief in the power of words. Rocky is CEO and founder of Samson LIFE and Samson Wear, inspirational companies that use the proven power of words to kindly catapult people forward to positive life-long change. Samson Wear places motivating words and phrases on athletic apparel to boost attitude and achievement.
    Rocky’s success was born from the ashes of his own collapse, following betrayal, suicidal depression and complete financial loss from a multimillion-dollar Ponzi scheme. After living in a tree house for a year, Rocky’s redemptive journey from tree house to triumph was a result of his mind mastery, entrepreneurial spirit, stirring power words and goal-setting strategies that became the basis for the best-selling book The Samson Effect. Rocky’s story inspires millions and offers a message of hope and happiness to those looking for a better way forward. For more information, please visit www.rockydetwiler.com

  • Neil Haley Interviews Brenda K. Reynolds, Author and Management Expert

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    Brenda K. Reynolds is a renowned business and change management consultant, coach, and facilitator who has worked with hundreds of major corporations, nonprofits and organizations including, McDonald’s, Special Olympics, Sherwin Williams, and the Nemours Pediatric Health System to manage the people side of change for more than 23 years. She holds a Master’s degree in Organization Development and a Bachelor’s degree in Communication and Education.
    Brenda is a “now what?” expert and author of the upcoming book TBD-To Be Determined: Leading with Clarity and Confidence in Uncertain Times, available September 2017.  She’s also the creator of the “Now What?” Transformation Clarity Card Deck available April 2017 for anyone experiencing a change and looking for a tool to help them navigate their uncertain times.
    This inspiring change agent draws on her consulting and personal experiences to equip audiences with easy-to-apply strategies for managing complex transitions that have the power to bring us to a complete stop when the answer to the pressing question “now what?” is not readily available.
    Connect with Brenda: Email: Brenda@bkrconsult.com;  Website: www.bkrconsult.com; Twitter:  @bkrconsulting https://twitter.com/search?q=%40bkrconsulting&src=typd
    Facebook:  @bkrconsulting; https://www.facebook.com/bkrconsulting/
    LinkedIn:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/brenda-reynolds-32283a3

  • Neil Haley Interviews Psychologist and Author

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    Dr. Michael DeMaria is a Psychologist, #1 Bestselling Author & Four-Time Grammy® Nominated Artist.  As a child, Michael DeMaria felt a deep connection to nature, others and a vast presence that was a great solace. This deep feeling was always hard for him to put into words, so from an early age, he explored music, art and poetry. As he grew older, he studied philosophy, psychology, and the great wisdom traditions of the world only to finally be led back to a truth – all we have is this moment.  His daily meditation and intention is to be fully present in the moment.
    Dr. Michael DeMaria is the #1 BESTSELLER and #1 NEW RELEASE in Psychology and Medicine & Work Life Balance  What is his book about?  We all experience future shock, data smog, digital addiction and information overload in our fast-past world that can be overwhelming. Yet, few of us have the time or tools to unplug and find Peace Within our busy days. Peace Within is Dr. DeMaria’s 4th book and the distillation of his 35 years of helping guide others on their life journeys. This book is an accessible, practical, and highly engaging guide to awakening. Broken down into ten modules Dr. DeMaria gives you the tools to create your own personal retreat in the comfort of your own home, that you can do at your own pace and in your own time. This is the same workbook used in his online training program of the same name. For more information, please visit www.michaeldemaria.com

  • Neil Haley Interviews Peter Hobbler, Author, Speaker, and Success Coach

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    Peter Hobler, MBA, became fed up with feeling stuck. Stuck Professionally... Stuck Personally... Unable to figure out how to get out of the deeply embedded rut of fear that had him feeling stuck. He realized his biggest obstacle was himself... his fears created limiting beliefs that caused him to hesitate at every corner, every opportunity. Thus started his incredible self-transformational journey of self-growth... hiring a Success Coach... leading to developing The 7 Principles of COURAGE,  which he passionately inspires, shares and teaches as an Author, Keynote Speaker and Personal Development Coach. Passions are his daughter Alie and Inspiring others to be their best, most authentic selves to start to realize the incredible potential lying within them to create the life they really want.
    Peter Hobler, MBA, is the driving force and developer of The 7 Principles of COURAGE, the author of COURAGE To Find The FIRE Within: Invest In Yourself To Discover Your Passion, a keynote speaker on The 7 Principles of COURAGE, the designer and producer of The Get Unstuck... Because Your Life Is Waiting Course (2 parts) and a Personal Potential Coach. For more information, please visit www.committtocourage.com

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