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S2: E:4 On Verite with Award-Winning Filmmaker Todd Tue on His Doc When It Breaks

Will Konrad Wert Avoid Becoming Another Victim of Teacher Burnout? When It Breaks is available for sales and rental via Follow on Twitter @WhenItBreaks. Award-winning filmmaker Todd Tue talks about his documentary, the inspiring journey of Konrad, who steps away from his classroom in Texas to pursue music under his stage name, Possessed by…
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Podcast On Verite en Español con Líder Estratega Alberto Avila

My latest podcast ON VERITE is live and in Español. I had a conversation with executive Alberto Avila of Innovating Politics about social responsibility and the lessons learned when burned by one-side partnerships reveal false leaders. We’ll be recording an English version this week, to be released next Tuesday. Les comarto una conversación que tuve…
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How Talent in the Creative Space Can Cope with Unemployment Now

  The coronavirus pandemic has led to the highest unemployment insurance claims in the United States since 1967, totaling 3.28 million persons as of March 21, 2020. The three states with the largest number of one-week surges, and they are: Pennsylvania at 363.5 K, Ohio at 180.7 K and New Jersey at 147.0 K. With…
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Professional Boxing Coach Derik Santos Shares The Importance of Women In Sports

On November 16, 2019, EPIC Women In Sports was on location at Berwick High School, Berwick, PA, to interview Maureen Shea, Derik Santos and some of the participants of the “Night of Gold,” a fight night produced by Leo Talenco of Rocky Boxing in which there were seven female amateur bouts. Derik Santo, a professional…
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“Main Street,” an Italian-American Story by Playwright John Fedele Begins Funding Phase to Bring Play to NYC

One of my latest projects is grant consulting for the Italian-American Repertory Theater Company, a nonprofit celebrating Italian-American voices through theater productions in the New York City-Tri-State area. This one, in particular, is an opportunity to bring to fruition a passion project for a notable actor, producer and playwright from West of the Hudson River.…
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Emma Arakelyan On Building Her Brand of Caring

Entrepreneur, Executive Coach, Author, Management Consulting Executive and Thought-Leader Emma Arakelyan On Building Her Brand of Caring – Part 1 By Giovanna Aguilar As a writer, I’m always excited to find quotes encapsulating themes succinctly and poignantly. That is why Richard Branson’s number one pickon branding, “You have to stay true to your heritage; that’s…
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