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George Soros Revamps His Market Strategy

  • Posted on July 20, 2016 at 2:44 am

The world can be a highly volatile place. This has been particularly true in recent years as many changes have been noted across the world. Governments have fallen in places such as the United Kingdom and Germany. Those leading China seem to be unsure what should be the best way to help their people find peace and prosperity today. This has helped lead to potential instability in the financial market. One person who has been relied on for leadership in making sense of the markets is investor George Soros. Soros is one of the world’s richest men. He has a vast fortune that he has been able to amass as a result of being able to read the markets of the world quite accurately. Those who follow the markets know that they can rely on his judgement and his reading of the way the world’s markets interact with each other.

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The Greatest Investors: George Soros

Cramer: Investing like George Soros will never make you rich

His Latest Move

As revealed in the Wall Street Journal, Soros has decided to return to the world of market trading. His efforts in recent years have been largely directed towards the promotion of causes that he cares about such as the presidential campaign of Ms. Clinton. It has been noted by market observers that he has chosen to stay out the market in the last few years. This is why many close watchers were startled to see that Soros has made the decision to back to the world of trading. Many people were even more startled to note that George Soros has chosen bearish investments based on his clear expectation that the markets may suffer some reverses. His investments have largely been of a conservative nature. His investments have been in commodities such as gold. Gold is one of the most common places for bearish investors to move to when they are concerned about falling markets. Such investments are often perceived as safe havens that help investors avoid losses.

One Of The World’s Most Respected Investors

A native of Hungary, Soros is noted for his vast understanding of markets around the world. He currently divides his time between many places including the United States and Europe. As a result of his work in this field, he has enjoyed tremendous success and a great deal of respect from those who know that investing can be tricky and confusing. His best known success came from a series of educated guesses about the path of the Pound, the currency used in the United Kingdom. He is currently clearly concerned about the recent decision in Great Britain to leave the European Union and go forward as a potentially isolated place. This may be influencing his decision to invest in gold and gold mining stocks.

Learn more about George Soros:
http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/06/09/481378339/billionaire-investor-george-soros-sees-economic-trouble-ahead

http://www.wsj.com/articles/a-bearish-george-soros-is-trading-again-1465429163

Madison Street Capital’s Co-Founder Anthony Marsala Receives Another Industry Award

  • Posted on July 11, 2016 at 3:46 pm

Chicago-based Madison Street Capital is known for putting merger and acquisitions together. Madison Street Capital was co-founded by Charles Botchway and Anthony Marsala. Those two seasoned financial experts saw a need for a company that could put small and medium size companies together and produce a profitable offspring. Marsala as well as Botchway have been honored for their work in the financial industry. But the latest honor goes to Tony Marsala.Tony was recently honored by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts. Tony was given the 40 Under Forty Recognition Award for 2015.

Marsala was one of the recipients because he made great strides in categories like business valuations, litigation consulting, financial forensics and expert witness testimony. If those categories sound like legal descriptions they are, according to the Executive Staff of the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts. The Executive Staff takes their nomination process seriously, and so does the financial industry. According to the NACVA judges they were overwhelmed with the results that Marsala produced in 2015

Receiving the 40 Under Forty Award is not taken lightly by the nominees. The nominees are a select group of outstanding performers from different industries. The National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts and the Consultants’ Training Institute are rooted in superior quality, excellence, and the pioneering spirit of visionary leaders like Tony Marsala. The 40 Under Forty Recognition Award gives recipients a voice and more opportunity in their perspective industries. Brien K. Jones, the Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President for NACVA and the CTI, said the nominees are the best of the best, and they are experts in their industries.

But the Madison Street Capital team knew that Marsala was an expert long before he started receiving awards for his performance in the accounting and financial industry. Marsala is responsible for putting mergers together in all parts of the world. There is a lot of talk about the government putting more restrictions on mergers and acquisitions, but that hasn’t stopped Marsala from putting medium size companies together in a room and working out the details of a merger or an acquisition that could change their future. https://network.axial.net/a/company/madison-street-capital/

Marsala appreciated the recognition by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts. Tony also said that 2016 is shaping up as another excellent year for Madison Street Capital’s M&A division. Even though there is a recession in Europe, Asia, and South America and the economy in the United States is slowing down, the merger and acquisition business is better than ever. Marsala said companies in Europe want to merge with companies in the United States because of the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union.

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Sugar The Shih Tzu Is A Very Happy Dog Thanks To Beneful

  • Posted on June 18, 2016 at 12:49 am

I have a Shih Tzu named Sugar. As many people know Shih Tzu’s are a very spunky, gentle, playful, and alert dog breed. Shih Tzu’s are also one of the smaller dog breeds out there. Sugar is, in fact, a spunky, gentle, playful, alert, and small dog just like other Shih Tzu’s out there. Sugar was not named Sugar because of the color of her fur but instead named Sugar because she is tiny like a grain of sugar is. Sugar was definitely the runt of her litter which means she was the smallest one out of all the puppy’s. We choose Sugar because the fact that she was smaller than the rest of her litter made her unique. Sugar eats Beneful dog food by Purinastore on a daily basis to keep her spunky, playful, and alert. I buy Sugar 3 different types of Beneful dog food and one type of dog treat that Beneful makes. The 3 different types of Beneful dog food that I give Sugar are Beneful incredibites dry dog food in the beef flavor, Beneful chopped blends wet dog food in the turkey flavor, and Beneful incredibites wet dog food in the salmon flavor. Beneful incredibites comes in both dry and wet dog food and the reason I give Sugar both types is because she likes the salmon flavor and it is currently only offered in a wet dog food [https://www.beneful.com/products/wet-dog-food/] version. Beneful incredibites extremely easy for Sugar to chew because they are bite size pieces of dog food made for little dogs instead of big pieces of dog food. Beneful chopped blends in the turkey flavor has not only turkey in it but also has brown rice, sweet potatoes, and spinach in it which makes it like a Thanksgiving feast all in one container for Sugar. Sugar especially likes the Beneful chopped blends in the turkey flavor dog food because she loves sweet potatoes. The one kind of dog treat that I buy for Sugar is the Beneful dental ridges in the mini size because they help to not only keep her teeth clean but also make her breath smell better and she has stinky breath when I don’t give them to her. Beneful is available online, visit their Amazon page.

 

 

InnovaCare Health Deals With Medicare Advantage Plans

  • Posted on June 15, 2016 at 8:16 am

The most important aspect of a health related company is that it wants the best for all people. InnovaCare Health is one of the companies that cares about people. With this desire of directing people to the best services that they can receive, they have options such as Medicare Advantage. Medicare Advantage is a bit different front he original Medicare. Some people know it as a private health plan. Federal government gives a fixed amount of money for Medicare to provide benefits. There are many different Medicare Advantage plans. However, people normally get one of three plans which are PPOs, PFFS, or HMOs.

InnovaCare is one of the companies that can be trusted for Medicare Advantage. For one thing, Medicare Advantage is one of the two primary methods for providing care for patients. They aim to provide health care to people in a cost effective manner with the use of advanced technologies for a sustainable model. InnovaCare is trustworthy because it puts the patients first before anything else. In fact, every decision that is made within the company is made with the patients best interest in mind. Therefore, they have no better goal than to make sure that their patients are cared for.

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They are also interested in building strong relationships between the patients and the service providers. They are focused on the quality of the service as opposed to the quantity. They see and treat their patients as humans. They also work with highly experienced and skilled leaders so that they can have a peaceful work environment that allows for growth. The communication among workers according to Penelope Kokkinides is also very important in that it helps people get a clear idea on the vision of the company. They don’t shy away from any challenges, no matter how tough they seem.

InnovaCare not only aims to meet the medical needs of their patients, but they also want to make sure that their needs are met in the emotional and mental areas of their life as well. They are also very high in their rates of satisfaction. They have a 99% rate of satisfaction. This is why they are one of the most trusted healthcare providers. InnovaCare has become one of the prominent leaders of the medical industry. Among the leaders that make InnovaCare such a worthy healthcare provider are Penelope Kokkinides, Chief Administrative Officer, and Rick Shinto, M.D. MBA, CEO, and President.


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Supporting Ukraine is EU’s Greatest Hope, Soros Insists

  • Posted on June 8, 2016 at 2:21 pm

As the British referendum to withdraw from membership in the European Union looms ever closer, concern over the fundamental health of the EU is increasing. Europe faces a number of crises. The Greek debt problem promises no quick solution; the euro appears more fragile and embattled than ever; the crisis across the eurozone posed by asylum seekers from the Near East both destabilizes and chips away at EU member-states’ confidence in their leaders. And as confidence wanes, demands for change become more radical.

One voice offering EU leaders rational and constructive advice is that of George Soros, financier, chairman of Soros Fund Management, and head of the Open Society Foundation. In a recent article for the New York Review of Books, Soros identified the current situation in the Ukraine as deserving the highest priority for the European Union. Europe must support the Ukraine by continuing sanctions against Russia and by providing increased financial support. If the problems posed by the Ukraine are correctly dealt with, Soros insists, the EU stands to gain a valuable bulwark against Russian military and economic aggression as well as a renewal of its own morale. If ignored or mishandled, however, the Ukrainian situation threatens to strengthen Vladimir Putin’s stand and to further destabilize the EU.

Soros has posited the existence of a “new” and an “old” Ukraine. The latter was controlled by moneyed oligarchs who put self-enrichment before the welfare of the state; the old Ukraine was led by former president Viktor Yanukovych and his party, driven from power during the Maidan revolution in February, 2014. The “new” Ukraine is determined to carry out reform and to right the wrongs of its political past. It is strong, vibrant, and willing to sacrifice its own current interests for a better tomorrow. If the EU can bolster the new Ukraine, not only with sanctions against Russia but with direct financial assistance, it promises to become a valuable and capable ally. But if the new Ukraine is allowed to stagnate and lose heart, it will take at least a generation to rebuild the spirit of reform that it currently demonstrates.

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A New Policy to Rescue Ukraine

Sustaining Ukraine’s Breakthrough

The European Union, Soros insists, has been treating the new Ukraine like Greece when it comes to being willing to invest in the country’s future. Many EU member countries strongly oppose further financial bail-outs for Greece. But to treat the new Ukraine like Greece and to hesitate to invest in its financial security and growth would, George Soros Ukraine maintains, be very wrong-headed. The Ukraine needs a lot of cash to stabilize its economy and to help it build upon its strengths. Irrespective of how the EU should deal with Greece, one of its own members, it certainly should be willing to bolster the Ukraine with financial assistance at this crucial moment. To do so would not only gain Europe a valuable ally; the Ukraine’s successful recovery from recent trials would serve to discredit Vladimir Putin’s policies, causing further financial stress in Russia and weakening Putin’s popularity among Russian voters.


Learn more about George Soros Ukraine:

https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/george-soros-calls-on-the-eu–and-germany-in-particular–to-take-the-lead?barrier=true

http://www.biography.com/people/george-soros-20926527

Getting Your Obese Dog Down To Size

  • Posted on June 7, 2016 at 4:23 am

You’ve probably heard doctors and other health professionals talk about obesity in humans on TV, but did you know that obesity can be a big problem for pets too?

 

While a roly-poly pug or a saggy, baggy shih tzu may seem cute and cuddly, overweight dogs could easily become very ill or even die because of the extra fat they are carrying. Dogs who are overweight or obese can develop severe health conditions, such as heart disease and high cholesterol, just as easily as humans can.

 

If you are concerned about your dog’s weight, first you should take him to the veterinarian to determine if your dog is overweight or obese. If he is, one of the best ways to help your dog lose weight is to feed him a healthy diet that is designed for weight loss or maintenance.

 

Beneful.com offers a great dog food variety called Healthy Weight that is specifically designed for dogs who need to lose weight. This dog food is made from real chicken, vegetables and whole grains and offers a flavorful, filling food for your dog with 10% fewer calories than normal dog food varieties. It’s designed to fill your dog up and give him energy while also helping him get down to size.

 

Of course, another way to help your dog lose weight is to ensure that he gets plenty of exercise. If you can, walk your dog regularly or play Frisbee or catch with him in the yard. If you are keeping your dog active for weight loss and good health, you may want to feed him Beneful‘s Playful Life dry dog food. This blend is designed with extra protein from real beef and eggs.

 

Once your dog has reached a healthy weight, you can switch him to any number of other dog foods. Beneful provides many choices in both wet and dry foods for puppies and adult dogs. Their popular Originals dry food line on Amazon comes in beef, chicken and salmon varieties. You can even mix these dog foods with the Healthy Weight food if you want to slowly transition your dog to the weight loss diet.

Visit https://www.purinastore.com/brands/beneful for more information.

Three Key Ways to Pick a Reputation Management Company

  • Posted on May 27, 2016 at 9:40 pm

Currently, most potential clients rely on online platforms such as Yelp, Angie’s List and many others to locate ideal service providers. The image or information available on such platforms about a given company or business determines whether such individuals will entrust their money to any of the enterprises. Hence, it is imperative for business owners to ensure that the image of their businesses is safeguarded and monitored on a constant basis. Mainly, this is because a simple negative review can result into a downfall.

Choosing a Good Online Reputation Management Provider

Identify your Goals
In this case, your goals are dependent on how you intend to use the services of an online reputation management company. Primarily, this is because an individual may opt for such services as a company or individual. Goals vary from the image on social media, search results or review sites.

Customer Service
A business or individual ought to select an ORM company that is readily available for service delivery. An ideal company ought to be honest with its clients regarding their reputation management efforts. In addition, it should focus on the needs of its customers and ensure that they meet their desired objectives.

Reputation
A good online reputation management provider should possess a positive image in the industry. Avoid dealing with a service provider with a tarnished image. This already shows the company cannot be relied upon for service delivery.

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BetterReputation is an online reputation management company that helps clients deal with a tarnished image on online platforms. Outdated articles, slanderous blog posts, negative business reviews or articles are capable of destroying the image portrayed by a business to its prospective customers. In this case, the BetterReputation’s team of experts come in to help manage and create a good image for their clients. The company strongly believes that their clients should not be defined by a single blog post, news source or action. Therefore, they undertake the necessary action in an effort to enhance their clients’ image though positive content on different platforms.

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http://www.businessnewsdaily.com/7869-choosing-a-reputation-management-service.html

Beneful Dog Food Products

  • Posted on May 26, 2016 at 1:50 am

Every dog deserves a delicious meal to start and end his day. Along with delicious, us humans want our doggies to have a healthy meal as well. Every dog needs a different kind of food to be as healthy as possible.

Do you have a puppy with lots of energy and growth to come? Give Beneful healthy puppy a try. Start your doggies day off right with a dog food that offers everything that your puppy needs to develop into a healthy, strong young puppy. This dog food contains all the nutrients and vitamins to develop your doggy with a healthy brain and vision.
Whats next? Beneful beef originals (http://www.amazon.com/Beneful-Food-Originals-Real-15-5-Pound/dp/B001VJ0B0I). This dog food has all the nutrients your doggy needs to healthy into adulthood. This food is delicious and perfect for everyday food for your doggy.
As your doggy grows and hormones change he might start putting on some extra weight. But don’t fear, Beneful has the perfect option for even those doggies. Beneful healthy weight has the perfect mix of fats, vitamins and nutrients to keep your doggy healthy and happy.
Is your dog playful and active? Beneful has the perfect delicious dog food to help keep your dog at the right weight even if he has trouble keeping on weight! Beneful playful life dog food is perfect, even for the most active of dogs.
Does your doggy prefer tasty, wet dog food? Try Beneful chopped blends wet dog food (https://www.beneful.com/products/wet-dog-food/) for the perfect mix of nutrients and tastiness to keep your dog healthy and happy.
Beneful products are sold on leading supermarkets like WalMart. It is also available for order online. Visit Beneful.com for more information about this amazing dog food brand.
 

Crystal Hunt Accepts Role In New Series

  • Posted on May 25, 2016 at 9:25 pm

Actress Crystal Hunt is making waves in Hollywood these days. The actor, photographer, entrpreneur, singer and producer says she is very appreciative to her fan base whom she credits for keeping her grounded. She also says her southern charm hasn’t hurt.

Hunt is best known for her role on One Life To Live as troubled stripper, Stacey Morasco. She played the role for four years before landing a role in the Lionsgate thriller NYC Underground, about teens getting caught up in a bad drug deal.

Hunt has been in show business for a long time. She started out doing print modeling and commercials. After being spotted by an agent, she was asked to audition for the role of Lizzie Spaulding on soap opera Guiding Light. During her three-year stint, she was nominated for a Best Young Actress In A Serial.

Hunt has also appeared in 23 Blast, Magic Mike XXL, The Derby Stallion and Sydney White. In 2015, Hunt joined several of past and current soap opera star in the prime time serial Queens of Drama. The show, which featured Hunter Tylo, Chrystee Pharris, Vanessa Marcil and legends Joan Collins and Donna Mills, has the actresses trying to sell their own spicy prime drama to networks.

Hunt is also testing her business skills with a new high-end pet boutique she just opened in her hometown of Clearwater, Florida.

Hunt, along with good friend and co-star of Devious Maids, Dania Ramirez, is producing a new horror movie, Talbot County, to be released in 2016.

Qnet: A Direct Selling Company Working To Improve Lives

  • Posted on May 25, 2016 at 8:44 am

Qnet, a direct selling company, has been around for 16 years. Their healthy and living well products, range from wellness products, skincare products, nutritional products, and jewellery. Their main focus is on quality products and brands that enhance the lives of their customers.

Their rigorous testing process helps them to figure out which products they will add to their Qnet family. The process is more than just about quality but also about morals and high standards. The company is following a very strict vegetarian philosophy where even their company events serve vegetarian meals. This vegetarian philosophy is followed for the edible and non-edible products. They do not carry any products that do animal testing. Also, they care about their customer’s health, promoting awareness about obesity, heart disease, diabetes. They want to educate their customer about how reducing harmful ingredients, like artificial sugars, can improve their lives.

Qnet is Asia’s leading direct sales company, and they believe that you need to better yourselves and those around you. Qnet is a company that believes in healthy living and improving their customer’s lives. They also give back by supporting their local communities and various organizations. One of the well-known organizations they work with is Rashid Centre’s programmes, which works for kids with special needs. Qnet and Lions Club have joined into a partnership to make a difference. Lions club is an international organization that serves the needs of their local community.

Qnet is Asia’s largest direct selling network that incorporates its philosophy into its business and philanthropic work. They work hard to improve the lives of their customers from the inside out.