Sean Penn’s career has spanned many years, he is a director, Academy Award winning actor, producer, screenplay writer, has worked as war correspondent, wrote several articles, and interviewed some top political and non political figures. With all of this he is still upping the game, with putting aside his acting to become an author with Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff.
Sean Penn was recently in Los Angles, CA. finishing up that leg of his book tour before heading to Austin, TX. Sean looks at writing his first book as he can walk away and its all his, good or bad, its completely all his own. When you are doing a film’s he has explained that you can walk away perhaps proud of the final outcome but you are collaborating and this can lead to disappointments and basically something of your own, you do not have to be apologetic. Sean does have more to come as far as another book on the back burner. Sean has stated that he lets his readers come to their own assumptions about where his creativeness comes from, some associates compare him to other novelist and he is not saying yes or no to any of his flair coming from authors his has read.
Sean looks at Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff not as an opinion piece. It is about the culture and the reality of our society at the present time. Sean has pointed out that the book is about including people and if we are not, then we are just dividing ourselves as a society.
Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff follows the life of Bob Honey. He is a character with a blue collar job as a septic tank worker and his alter career as a hired killer for the United States government. It includes American politics, everyday life, and the reader can see through the main character the struggles of a changing culture in his country. Penn has his own unique style that he lends to the character and situations, Penn’s own detachment from the movie industry tends to go in the same vein as the main character in Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff.
Shiraz Boghani is a known figure in the UK business scene. He is popular for his community and service-oriented projects within his local community, as he initiated a number of entrepreneurial companies within the hospitality and healthcare industry.
Shiraz Boghani is one of the earliest entrepreneurs to grow London in having several limited-service branded hotels. He has grown his company since 1990, which is named Splendid Hospitality Group. During his time working in his own company, he was able to place 25 projects in London. Mr. Boghani is the leader of the organization and serves as the chairman. He is responsible for giving direction and creating plans for the Splendid Hospitality Group. At present, the company owns 20 hotels, and some of them are in the process of construction and development.
One of the most well-known hotels in his company is the Hilton London Bankside. It is a large hotel with 292 bedrooms. Among the others are Conrad London St. James, and Holiday Inn Wembley. Shiraz Boghani is also considered the founding partner of another hotel group, Sojourn Hotels LLP. The aided the hotel group to many deals and grow its presence in the UK.
Aside from hospitality, Mr. Boghani is also a known figure in healthcare. He is the Joint Chairman of Sussex Healthcare, which is one of the largest nursing homes for the elderly and mentally challenged individuals. Sussex Healthcare is one of the largest in the area, and they are currently known for their high-quality care for geriatrics, providing them with customized services depending on their needs.
One of Shiraz Boghani’s role in Sussex Healthcare as a Joint Chairman is to give vision and inspect the company’s facilities and services. Being a figure in the hospitality industry, he is known for his attention to detail, making good customer services practices, and instilling good organizational ethics. Since his role in the company, Sussex Healthcare has grown to have 20 nursing homes both in Sussex and London. They also have plans for growing further and improving their service through innovative practices.
Shiraz Boghani received several awards throughout his career life. One of his highest achievements was being the Hotelier of the Year in the 2016 Asia Business Awards. Mr. Boghani became an active member to help out the Ismaili community in the UK as well. He became a National Council Member as well as a Resource Development Point-person in the Aga Khan University.
Robert Deignan is a known businessman an entrepreneur. He I the Chief Executive Officer and the Co-founder of ATS Digital Services. Robert attended the St. Thomas Aquinas High School. From here, he proceeded to Purdue University. He graduated from the university with a Bachelor of science degree in Business Management. Three years after finishing his university studies, Mr. Robert co-founded the Fanlink, Inc. he worked with this company for three years before moving to iS3. Here, he served as the Executive Vice President for over nine years. In 2011, Robert Deignan joined ICE, presently known as ATS Digital Services.
The AppEsteem Corporation has certified ATS. This has enabled then to render superior services to their customers. ATS received their certification after adhering to the over thirty regulations of the AppEsteem. The company has, for almost seven years, provided services to nearly a million customers. They offer their services through the telephone. One can as well access their services remotely.
Customer satisfaction primarily drives the provision of their services. TheChief Executive Officer of ATS, Mr. Robert Deignan, has shared that the company has conducted reviews since the beginning of last year. These reviews had enabled them to comply with the AppEsteem rules. He as well stated that the firm is focused on committing themselves to their services. They have as well hired vendors, security personnel, and regulators. He as well went ahead and stated that it is due to the honor of being verified by a company of high statue such as AppEsteem that they decided to certify the firm. He expressed his joy in working hand in hand with AppEsteem and looking forward to more opportunities to work with them.
ATS provides various digital services. These include mobile services, computer services, digital data storage and network service. Mobile services provided include mobile hardware repairs, software problem resolution and security provision for private information that one might hold on their phones. Computer services offered by ATS are Windows and Macintoshservices. These include installation and troubleshooting. The firm provides online data storage facilities. This enables one to store photos and videos to The Cloud. Their network services are very reliable and not easily attacked.
Hurricane Harvey has already been recorded as one of the most damaging storms to ever hit the US, and there is no quick fix to the suffering that the city of Houston and its communities have gone through. But there are many people who’ve opened their checkbooks and have even come alongside emergency personnel to help survivors, and included on the generosity list is Nabors Industries CEO Tony Petrello. Petrello wanted his employees to help if they could, so he gave them a period of time to assist emergency workers for which they were compensated, and he also offered a facility where victims could stay and be given hot meals. He also started a fundraiser for which he donated over $170,000 to match a total of that amount given by other donors.
Nabors Industries has been a world leader in oil drilling technology and Tony Petrello has led several mergers and acquisitions including buying Tesco Corporation just this last year, and also moving into new markets with the Saudi Aramco company. Nabors Industries has invested in many new automated rig systems and uses state-of-the-art analytics systems, and Petrello has led the company’s strategic investment initiative over the last several years. He has had success not only in the oil industry but also in mathematics and law.
Anthony Petrello was raised in New Jersey, and his skills in math were discussed by an old college roommate who now is a journalist. He would often solve problems during lunch breaks, and as a high school student he earned a high enough GPA to attend Yale University. He studied under Serge Lange, a world famous math theory professor and earned both a bachelor’s and master’s in advanced mathematics. Petrello took his numbers skills and applied them to law and finance by completing law school and serving 13 years at Baker & McKenzie, a New York law firm. He left the firm to become chief operating officer at Nabors in 1991, and after taking over as CEO he got a compensation raise of $68.7 million that made him America’s highest-paid CEO.
CEO Tony Petrello loves living in Houston and along with his hurricane Harvey fund, he’s supported education, arts and healthcare foundations. He donated $7 million not long ago to the Texas Children’s Hospital to fund research at their facility. This initiative has been important to Petrello because he is the father of a young girl who has cerebral palsy, and he hopes one day that a cure for it will be found.
In Spain, OSI Food Solutions recently expanded its production capacity to be able to produce more chicken. OSI Food Solutions even added more jobs to the facility in order to accomplish the task. The plant was constructed in Toledo and seems to be dominating the production of chicken. While the cost of production is about 17 million Euros, it was necessary to more than double the production of their chicken output.
OSI Food Solutions is one of the top American chicken suppliers and a private company that has grown to become an international brand. The company has been so successful that they have expanded into Europe to aid in their production. The company has about 65 outlets across the globe and seems to show no signs of slowing down anytime soon. The company employs thousands of people and operates in about 17 countries.
OSI in Spain has gone from producing 12,000 chickens to doubling that at 24,000 chickens annually. The expansion has helped to give OSI a leg up in the competition in Europe since the plant being built. The company expanded partially due to rising demand in some European countries for their products. This can be seen as a smart investment given the rising demand for their meat products.
Interestingly, OSI food Solutions has been considered to be an ethical producer of chicken. The UK awarded the company the Globe of Honor by their safety council. OSI Food Solutions has been praised for its job of managing the risks to the environment. They have also won awards in the United States and other countries for both quality and ethics.
The company is truly on the march with its well established company continuing to expand. It happens to be one of the largest companies that produce meats in the world and its expansion in Spain is evidence that there is a rising demand for their products. At this rate OSI Food Solutions will continue to grow as a company despite being cover a century old. We will see a continued rise to success as demand for their meats continue to rise.
NexBank Capital Incorporated completed a private placement of its subordinated notes. The deal was worth $54 million. This completion was announced to certain organizational and other wealthy investors. The news was posted in the PRNewswire on the 29th of September, 2017. The closing has helped the institution raise $283 million. The value is in the form of debt and equity. The proceeds of the offering are intended to be used for NexBank’s general corporate purposes. NexBank SSB is registered to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, FDIC.
The notes cannot be called back for five years. They have interests of a fixed rate of 6.375% for that period. After the five years, they will bear interest at a specified float rate. The price is determined on a LIBOR of 458.5 basis points. The LIBOR works for three months. The notes are given a grade on investment rating of BBB-. Under the capital regulations, they are considered as a Tier 2 capital investment.
The notes are however not indexed under the Securities Act. This implies they can only be sold in the United States in case of an exemption from the requirements of the registration.
The firm is a Dallas-based finance company. It provides services to company clients, institutions majoring in finance, as well as corporations. It serves its client using a three model business strategy. The strategy includes banking both commercially and mortgage as well as services to the institution.
The company has assets worth $8.4 billion as of 31st December 2017. It is run by Chairman James Dondero. He Co-founded and is currently the president of Highland Capital Management, L.P. The directors also play an intricate role in management and leadership in the firm. This yields to the success of the company from the staff commitment.
NexBank is ranked the 11th largest bank in Texas. This makes it the 150th largest bank in the USA. It was started in 1934. It has grown to 88 employees at 3 locations as of December 2017. Its money rates are three times the nation’s average. The company has also been awarded an A health rating.
He’s been at many of the best concerts of the past twenty years. Behind the scenes, he twists knobs and levers and literally pulls the strings. Clay Hutson, sound engineer and music producer has worked at the concerts of everyone from Garbage to Kid Rock. Hutson has recently struck out with his own company to manage, produce, and design the entire concert experience. He recently sat down with interviewers from thebrotalk.com to discuss his successes and some of his brightest ideas.
Establishing a World-Class Reputation
Reputation management has always been important Clay Hutson, and it hasn’t let him down. A large percentage of his jobs come from repeat business or referrals. These are some of his strategies:
Be confident in your skills- Hutson credits his vast work experience with giving him the confidence to start his own company.
Keep an eye on realities- When planning large, complicated sets and stunts, it’s easy to lose sight of simple practicalities like the sizes of the entrances. Keeping an eye on these things will ensure that a creative, but ultimately flawed, plan doesn’t sink an entire show.
Be willing to work long and hard- This is pretty self-explanatory. When clients see a contractor going the extra mile, they are likely to want to work with that company again and tell their colleagues about their services.
Check and Recheck- A single major flaw can compromise the safety of the performers and audience, as well as undo all the good that hard work and long hours have accomplished.
Plan Thoroughly- Clay Hutson described himself sitting in a plane, on the way to a show, making sure that every element of the concert was covered, and every employee’s skills were used to advantage. This kind of planning has kept him successful throughout his career.
How To Put On A Good Show
During his interview, Hutson mentioned some ideas he had to make a concert special. He is aware of the latest technologies but added that sometimes the best shows are created when the artists are willing to put some of their own creativity into them.
Jeunesse Global has been one of the most incredible success stories of the last decade within the international health and beauty industry. The company was founded in 2009 by industry pioneers Randy Ray and Wendy Lewis, both of whom had spent their entire careers founding and growing some of the most impressive companies in the business.
Now, less than nine years later, the company has become one of the fastest-growing health and beauty providers in the world. With more than 10,000 distributors and hundreds of thousands of customers worldwide, Jeunesse Global has found a loyal following among its demographic of health-conscious people, who the company collectively refers to as Generation Young.
One of the secrets to the company’s rapid success has been its ability to bring to market some of the most effective and revolutionary products that the industry has seen in decades. An example of the company’s ability to innovate across a wide spectrum of fields is its Zen Bodi weight-loss supplement. Zen Bodi is designed as an integral part of the company’s Zen 8 Project total-lifestyle health system. Far from a gimmicky weight-loss system that makes dubious promises of easy results, the Zen 8 Projects is completely built around the science of behavioral modification, and it relies heavily on the slow transformation of the user into someone capable of leading a health-centric lifestyle.
For its part, the Zen Bodi supplement is a powerful combination of substances that were specially formulated for exclusive use with the Zen 8 Project weight-loss system. Zen Bodi contains a formulation that boosts the ability of the user to carry out the three-part goal of burning fat, building muscle and curbing appetite. While noting that the user is still the one who has to put in the vast majority of the work to really get the results they desire, Zen Bodi is a clinically proven and powerful supplement that can significantly boost the body’s natural ability to carry out those three goals.
Like all Jeunesse products, Zen Bodi and the Zen 8 Project are available exclusively through authorized Jeunesse Global distributors. For more information on acquiring this product, please visit the Jeunesse website.
Ricardo Tosto is a mass litigation Latin lawyer. He is well known by the case he litigated in the Supreme Court of Justice. He is part of the Latin American Association of corporate law. He is well known to offer probono services to his clients. Ricardo Tosto has also won awards in the International Law Office, and the ILO Client Choice in 2013. His office Leite, Tosto, and Barros is the best office in Brazil.
Ricardo Tosto is well versed in the commercial law which includes bankruptcy and banking law. His firm has helped save millions and assist in the growth of financial markets. Ricardo Tosto is keen on environmental and labor laws. He has been featured in the yearbook of Justice of Sao Paulo. This book has helped greatly to gather information for the Sao Paulo judiciary. Ricardo Tosto has worked tirelessly to achieve better litigation in business-related matters.
In addition, one of the top cases Ricardo Tosto has litigated in Brazil is one of divorce and division of matrimonial property. This was litigated in the Supreme Court of Justice. The brief facts of the case entail that the union which was officiated was invalid, the reason being that the man was still married. The stable union ended before the official divorce of the ex-wife and the man. The case further goes on to state that the ex-wife wanted a piece of the estate. She wanted division of assets even though they had legally separated. The man in question did not want that as it would deny the ex-wife right to a mediation process. The court agreed with the ample defence of a third party to a stable union and a persistent marriage.
The Rio Grande do Norte Court of Justice recognized the possible union even if the marriage persists. The point in question is whether the opportunity of defence and probative delay would apply. The court held that the property assigned to Minister Isabel Galati would subsist with a joining defence with the defendant. The reason being conjugal rights were still being exercised. The establishment of parallel stable unions is inadmissible.
Today stress is considered the number one killer in the modern world! In the U.S. alone an estimated 43.8 million people are in therapy. That’s one in five… 20%! In 2006 the cost to Americans exceeded 57 BILLION dollars!
Mental health therapy can cost upwards of $75 for an hour. In addition, appointments have to be made and kept, with the resulting loss of wages. Therapy for stress should not create more stress!
Enter Talkspace. Talkspace puts a therapists on your smartphone! It’s a new service that allows you to text your therapists everyday. And at a cost of about $50 a week (about $80) it makes therapy affordable for most anyone!
How it works
You begin with an assessment to determine your needs. Then you choose the plan that best suits you. This is followed by a match-up to an appropriate therapist. And you are ready to begin your treatment!
With a minimum plan you can text your personal therapist once a day. Use it to discuss a personal problem, express your feelings, or just vent! Your therapists will read the text and get back to you with suggestions. All this at your convenience! No need for restricting appointments! And, if you need a more one-on-one, you can simply schedule a video chat. Totally affordable, convenient, and as personal and intense as you like!