Thor Halvorssen Talks about Human Rights Issues

Thor Halvorssen considers himself as a human rights advocate as well as a film producer. He is the voice of the powerless. He has founded the Human Rights Foundation that is based in New York.

This Foundation is aimed at liberating the political prisoners. It has a goal to promote civil as well as political rights all around the world.

There is a lot that the Foundation has done till now. It has managed to secure seven prisoners’ release till now. It has managed to provide evidence to several Truth Commissions. The Human Rights Foundation has been able to submit amicus briefs in several important human rights cases of international repute. Besides, it has published two books that are based on individual rights as well as the responsibilities of the State.

Thor Halvorssen is the founder as well as CEO of the Oslo Freedom Forum. This is an annual gathering that is done on a global scale. It is considered by many as a highly spectacular festival of human rights.

He comes from the family of the elite in Venezuela. He is trying to bring in some amount of sensibility here to the 21st-century chaos. Click here to know more.

The Oslo Freedom Forum is a conference that sees human rights activists coming in from around the world. This would include places such as Eritrea and Saudi Arabia, besides Belarus and Syria besides others. There is a stage where these activists are giving speeches and sitting on panels. The Grand Hotel, as well as the Christiania Theater in downtown Oslo, is completely taken over for these three days in May for this event.

Thor Halvorssen is a 37-year-old Venezuelan-Norwegian. He runs this forum. He has a deep engagement in the highly complicated politics of human rights globally. This is why he is at the center of various international conflicts.

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Revolutionary Technology In Treating Cancer Introduced by Clay Siegell

Clay Siegell is an individual who played a vital role in the field of medicine. In 1998 he launched Seattle Genetics. The firm is a development and drug research company that is built by giving out medical solutions in the field of oncology. The company’s aim is come up with drugs that will only target to destroy the cancer cells without having any effect to healthy body cells.

 

Clay Siegell’s idea to combat and provide solutions to cancer started he was only 19 years old. A tragic incident happened, Siegell watched his father helplessly die of cancer, this is the time when he realized that the field of oncology struggling with limited resources to combat cancer. Currently, Clay Siegell is the Chief Executive Officer, President, and Chairman of the Seattle Genetics Board.

 

He began his professional career in medicine after he obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Zoology from the best renowned university, The University of Maryland. He focused his line of education in Genetics then he advanced his knowledge where he earned a Ph.D. in Genetics from the University of Washington. In addition to his studies, Clay has 70 publications to his names and holds 15 patents. Siegell is also a member of Alder Biopharmaceuticals, Washington Roundtable and Ultragenyx Pharmaceuticals Board of Directors.

 

Moreover, Of recent, the cancer cases have tremendously increased necessitating the large of more research and came up with a solution to resolve the issue. The firm, Seattle Genetics works around the clock to provide more efficient drugs to its patient with limited side effects. Clay siegell believes teamwork of intellectual people can drive best and keen research to come up with better solutions.

 

Clay Siegell has led his team of intellectuals in Seattle Genetics in coming up with antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs), a pioneer in the field of oncology. Seattle Genetics have signed up multiple strategic licenses with different industries to earn its drug development technology (ADC) industries include; GlaxoSmithKline, AbbVie, Pfizer and GeneTech (Roche). The collaboration has generated more than $340 million to date.

 

Consequently, Seattle Genetics as a firm they have a secured over $1.2 billion from their private sources and public offerings. Through innovation, technology and strategic partnership are key aspects guiding the company. Clay siegell aim is to have an impact in fighting cancer.

Mike Baur and His Contributions at the Swiss Startup Factory

Starting a business is not as easy as having a brilliant idea. The number of businesses that never saw the light of day despite their brilliance are very many, if anything, triple the number of current businesses we have. In order to successfully start up a business, financial resources and good mentorship are two essential things that you need to have. After working in the banking sector for more than twenty years, entrepreneur and businessman, Mike Baur, hung his boots and started the Swiss Startup Factory to help nurture startups.

 

Swiss Startup Factory is a Swedish accelerator company founded in 2014 by Mike Baur and his two cofounders Max Meister and Oliver Walzer. The primary objective of the company is to provide young startup companies a thriving environment to do business. Swiss Startup Factory runs a three-month based program that provides startups with among other things, funding for their activities, office location at a strategic point in Zurich, coaching, entrepreneurial networks for their commodities, and mentorship. After the vigorous three months incubation period, a startup can support itself, and the Swiss Startup Factory releases it for a certain percent stake.

 

Mike Baur is quite instrumental in the success line up of Swiss Startup Factory. The businessperson is well educated, having graduated from Bern University and the New York Rochester University. Immediately after graduation, Mike started his career as a banker in the Swiss banking sector with his initial assignment as a commercial USB trainee before rising the ranks to become an administrative board associate. With the active experience in the banking industry, Baur brings valuable financial skills to the table thus helping startups to get funded and manage their resources well.

 

In addition to Mike’s passion for helping startups grow their business, his exemplary leadership skills are quite beneficial to the firm. Through his leadership, the Swiss Startup Factory has been able to form lasting mergers. For example, Mike helped the Swedish company combine forces with CTI Invest, a company that offers financial services to innovative and new startups. Additionally, through his leadership, the company has been able to join hands with Fusion to support startups in 2016.

 

Starting businesses are not easy to manage, but thanks to Swiss Startup Factory and the leadership of Mike Baur things are changing for the better. Check out for these two big names and see your startup business excel in the market.

 

White Shark Media Making the Water Safe for Internet Advertising

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wl25VsoZ6Kw

 

Advertising has long been a staple for any business whether new or established. With the advent of the Internet and social media, the must have and important new kid on the block is the Search Engine Optimization(SEO) system of advertising. Newspapers are in massive decline, flyers mailed to individual mailboxes are just junk mail and seldom read, but the Internet search is everything to everybody. But SEO is a sword with two edges, and one can cut to the quick of your business advancement. One bad review by a customer can have a detrimental effect on your business growth. This is when a company like White Shark Media can salvage your reputation.

White Shark Media is located in Miami, and the management has a policy of continued support and service being given by every agent to every customer. This type of constant contact can give the nervous advertiser a sense of confidence and any buyer’s remorse is soon turned into an affable confidence with the company and its representative.

This policy comes from the mindset of Gary Garth the CEO and co-founder Andrew Lolk.

And what the company does is very important for any subscribing company. Any business person knows that an unhappy customer will do everything in their power to destroy a company’s reputation even if the original problem was a misperception or a slight. Angry customers with an unhealthy persona wish to wreak havoc on the targeted company. It is difficult enough to grow a business without having one person sabotaging the company’s good name. This is where White Shark Media comes in. It has the expertise to bury this negative individual among the many happy customers, and here the balance of all things will prove the efficacy of the company.

Without White Shark Media a company with an unhappy customer has to suffer unfairly against these often unsubstantiated complaints.

Hufnagel Works His Way to Leader of the (Wolf) Pack

Yanni Hufnagel’s meteoric rise through the basketball coaching ranks has not gone unnoticed. The one-time outsider has earned his Assistant Coach position with the Nevada Wolfpack the old fashioned way, with hard work.

 

His love for the game started at a young age when he read every basketball coaching book he could get his hands on. He went from local basketball announcer to manager at Cornell University where he was a student. A summer internship with the then New Jersey Nets gave him the connections he needed to score a Graduate Assistant Coach position at Oklahoma. With the recommendation of Sooners coach Jeff Capel, Hufnagel was hired as a Volunteer Coach at Harvard. His reputation as a tireless recruiter helped him land assistant jobs at Vanderbilt and then Cal. All that experience has culminated in his hiring by Eric Musselman at Nevada.

 

Wherever Hufnagel has stopped, success has followed. In his most recent stop at Cal he coached two guards who tore up the Pac-12 on their was to being selected in the NBA Draft. Jaylen Brown and Tyrone Wallace were 2016 selections with Brown going third overall. As a team the Bears went 23-11 in his last year on the sidelines and earned a program-best fourth seed in the NCAA Tournament. While at Vanderbilt, he authored a nationally-ranked recruiting class and coached two more future NBA players, Wade Baldwin IV and Damian Jones.

 

In his days at Harvard, Yanni Hufnagel helped the Crimson to a 90-30 mark and four consecutive trips to the postseason, including three league titles. Most impressive was the deep run Harvard made in the NCAA Tournament in 2013 when it set school record by advancing to the third round. Hufnagel also coached NBA star Jeremy Lin while in Cambridge.

 

The 30-year-old New York native now takes his coaching talent to Nevada. Success is likely to follow and don’t be surprised to see Hufnagel with a head coaching job in the near future.

Find out more about Yanni Hufnagel:

http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-news-and-politics/121719/harvard-basketballs-whiz-kid

Tammy Mazzocco Controls Her Real Estate Business

According to The Lure Lounge, Tammy Mazzocco is a residential real estate professional in Central Ohio who enjoys her customers and gives them the most excellent of services. She is passionate about her job and the ability to help families find the homes of their dreams through her efforts.

Tammy first worked in her early years as a secretary for a commercial real estate entity, and for other real estate firms in a similar capacity for the next ten years or so. Tammy will tell you that the administrative experience she received during that time was an invaluable training or the time that she decided to go into sales.

In 1999, Tammy made the decision to go into full-time sales by joining the Judy Gang Team with RE/MAX where she felt that she had finally come home. Tammy and Judy were good friends, and Judy was an excellent mentor to Tammy who hit the ground running. The RE/MAX group was and still is located in Pickerington, Ohio, just Southeast of Columbus. The town of Pickerington has just 20,000 people, but the four surrounding counties hold over 2 million people. From there Tammy has built a dynasty.

In a report by Bitsylink, Tammy Mazzocco loves to work, and she is up early each morning to get started. She arrives at the office early to get the paperwork out of the way, handle the emails and take care of other office duties. As soon as that is taken care of, Tammy is on the phone, calling prospective home buyers to set appointments to show them homes.

Tammy gets about 80 percent of her business from current customers, and she loves the leads that come from organizations like Zillow and realtor.com because these are names from people who have signed up on those websites to have someone show them houses.

People don’t buy houses unless they can see inside of them, touch them, walk through them and dream about living in them. Tammy knows that if she can get people out to show them homes, she has a better than even chance to sell them a home.

Tammy has great respect for her customers’ time and finances. Most people are somewhat out of sorts when they are looking at homes because they are out of their natural element and they are about ready to make the biggest investment of their life.

Tammy is a good listener, and people respond to her understanding and supportive approach to helping them chooses their next home.  More details can be found on Spokeo.

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Wengie’s Makeup Hacks

Wengie is creating some DIY makeup using many different supplies including EOS products. Wengie announced that for her first makeup collaboration, she will be collaborating with Lisa Franks and Glamour Dolls for an eye shadow palette. This makeup is vegan and doesn’t test on animals. The color palette is affordable no matter who you are or where you live. Despite the eye shadow, Wengie demonstrates how to make different types of makeup.

 

Wengie starts with lip tint. You start with some aloe vera jell, food coloring, essential oil, and an empty lip gloss container. The amount you use of these ingredients depends on how much you want to make. Maybe a tablespoon or two of aloe. Leave a gap at the top of the container so the applicator will fit.

 

Wengie shares her recipe for making contour. The ingredients are: cocoa powder, corn starch, essential oils, and an empty compact. Put a teaspoon of cocoa powder and a teaspoon of corn starch into a bowl and mix it in until you get the color you want. Add more of these ingredients if needed it. You can also substitute baby powder for the corn starch. If you don’t want to use it as a loose powder, you can add a few drops if essential oils to give it a smooth texture. If you want to, you can add a few drops of rubbing alcohol to make a paste. Spoon the paste into the compact, packing it down. Allow it to set for a few minutes.

 

Vijay Eswaran Talks About Plans For QI City

Dr. Vijay Eswaran has started many businesses under his multilevel marketing corporation, QI Group Ltd. One of the organizations he started under it is Quest International University Perak in Malaysia which provides training in various business and research fields. Learn more about Vijay Eswaran: https://twitter.com/vjayeswaran?lang=en

But if that wasn’t enough, Eswaran has also mentioned upcoming plans for QI City, a housing and commercial building lot that will accommodate both students and local businesses in the Ipoh City area. According to his interview at Entrepreneur.com, Vijay Eswaran wants this housing unit to have clean energy powering it and even be green in the public transportation provided there.

Vijay Eswaran started his business career back in 1984 after he completed a bachelor’s degree in socioeconomics at the London School of Economics. It took some time for him to find his footing in a career choice and he even spent a year in manual labor jobs including grape harvesting and construction.

He completed his MBA a year later and then worked in the marketing departments at several IT companies including Synaptics and IBM. But he also gained exposure to multilevel marketing and decided to venture into it in 1998. He embarked on a mission in his home country of Malaysia to make changes in the tough economic climate and help others start their own businesses. And soon Eswaran and his friend Joseph Bismarck and established QI Group.

In addition to QI University Perak, QI Group also owns QNet, Q-Style, Quex Courier and QI Asset Management. QNet is where most of the company’s sales are made through ecommerce, and anyone who wants to make a profit and is willing to refer others to the program can join.

Q-Style is a similar company whose direct sales focus on lifestyle and vacation products. Quex Courier is responsible for logistics and mass product storage and QI Asset Management is a financing and loan subsidiary.

Eswaran has established core philosophies to his work including meditation and moments to observe in silence. He’s had several books published about this including In The Sphere Of Silence and On The Wings Of Thought. Eswaran also is a founding member of RYTHM Foundation and the Vijayratnam Foundation, two organizations that have donated millions back to the Malaysian and Indian communities.

Read more:

In the Sphere of Silence (English and Dutch Edition)

The Entrepreneurship Ventures of Adam Goldenberg

Adam Goldenberg is a creative businessperson who has founded many profitable online enterprises. He kicked off his entrepreneurship career when he was 15 years old and has currently risen to be the co-owner of top fashion brands such as Fabletics and TechStyle. Goldenberg has worked with Don Ressler for a couple of years, and they have managed to set up many successful businesses. The two entrepreneurs are skilled in branding and marketing on techstyle.com. The both had run their businesses before they started working together. Their joint effort has been a great success.

Goldenberg has been a passionate entrepreneur from when he was still a teenager. He established Gamers Alliance and managed it successfully when he was still in high school. The firm generated significant revenue, and it was acquired by Intermix Media. Adam was later appointed by Intermix Media to serve as its vice president of Strategic Planning. He had to quit high school to focus on his administrative role at the company. After a while, the firm promoted him to serve as its COO. He was 20 years old and was the youngest person who had ever been offered such a position in a publicly traded corporation on rgtadvisors.com. Ressler owned an e-commerce enterprise that was called FetnessHeaven.com, and it was also bought by Intermix Media.

In 2005, Intermix Media was made part of the New Corporation. Adam Goldenberg and Don left the company and created Brand Ideas. The name of the enterprise later changed to Intelligent Beauty. Its primary business was offering brand incubation solutions to various corporations. During the first years in business, the firm managed to generate more than $500 million as profit. It later expanded by developing subsidiaries, which were known as DERMSTONE and SENSA.

Ressler and Goldenberg have excellent entrepreneurship, branding, and marking skills at http://www.entrepreneur.wiki/Adam_Goldenberg. They have led all the companies that they have established to generate millions of dollar. The businessmen have the ability to notice new market trends that can be profitable. JustFab was a great success since it had gained more than 6 million loyal subscribers in its first two years. By the end of 2010, the enterprise had managed to secure over $250 million from various investors. JustFab also founded two thriving businesses, which are FabKids and Fabletics. Its growth was facilitated by the acquisition of ShoeDazzle and The Fab Shoes. Adam and Don changed the name of the company to TechStyle Fashion Group in 2016.

On The Cutting Edge of Lung Disease Treatment

Diseases of the lungs are serious, and there are treatment options available that may give hope to patients with diseases such as, COPD, bronchiolitis obliterans, cystic fibrosis, pulmonary fibrosis, and pulmonary arterial hypertension. The end stage of lung disease can be treated with medications, and lung transplants; however there is a shortage of donor lungs that can be accepted for transplantation. In a report by Lifestylesafter50, there is ongoing research into lung preservation, lung recellularization, and stem cell biology as alternatives to just medicines and lung transplants, and more hope for patients suffering from a form of lung disease. One of the advanced leaders in stem cell therapies for patients with lung disease is the Lung Institute.

The Lung Institute is a worldwide recognized because of their revolutionary treatments and minimally invasive procedures. Founded in 2013, in Tampa, Florida, The Lung Institute has clinics in Nashville, TN, Scottsdale, AZ, Pittsburgh, PA, and Dallas, TX. As of September, 2016, The Lung Institute has treated over 2,000 patients, and 82% report an improvement in their lives. Currently, Stem Cell therapy is not a cure for lung disease, but treats it better than conventional methods. With over a century of experience among the staff, The Lung Institute is on the cutting edge of continued research for even better treatment options.

The Lung Institute has a site (https://lunginstitute.com/treatment/) where potential patients can get a free consultation by calling, find out which lung diseases are currently treated with stem cell therapy, and very personal screening process by focusing on a patient’s current health, past medical records, and finding the best option available. Potential patients can read the testimonials from past patients and how their lives have improved, get resources and read articles on how to manage their disease. People can read The Lung Institute’s blog, and learn about upcoming events all from the website. For patients with lung disease, there are other options available, and The Lung Institute is a great place to look into.

For more information, visit the Lung Institute’s YouTube channel.