Lotus Cosmetic Surgery Connecticut Now Accepting Cryptocurrencies
January 15, 2018
Lotus Cosmetic Surgery Connecticut is now accepting cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin and Etherium, as payments for some surgical and nonsurgical procedures starting in January 2018. With the expanding adoption of cryptocurrencies, board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Nasir feels that the time is right to better serve his patients who are seeking alternative forms of payment.
Payment will be quick, easy, and won't require the usual banks or credit card fees. Patients will be able to pay online in the privacy of their own home or using their mobile device. Individuals will get the same great level of care and service they have come to expect at Lotus Cosmetic Surgery with more convenience. Dr. Nasir and his staff are excited to be among the first plastic surgery practices in the region to accept this new form of payment. Stay tuned for more information regarding this exciting new development!
About Dr. Nasir
Dr. Nasir is a plastic surgeon...
Cireson Launches Next Generation Software Asset Management Solution for Microsoft Licensing
January 16, 2018
Cireson, world leaders in Microsoft Service & Asset Management solutions, today announced the launch of , a beautiful and simple solution to optimize spend, ensure compliance, and improve the overall understanding of your Microsoft license estate. True Software Asset Management helps with every stage of the SAM journey, from asset discovery and management, to data normalization with the Global Content Library, through the provision of an end license position (“ELP”), leveraging the License Calculation Engine. With the data you need at your fingertips, everyone in the organization can make informed decisions for Enterprise Agreement renewals, contract negotiations, as well as audit preparation and defense.
“A proactive and continuous approach to managing software assets is vital to reduce IT spend,” said Shaun Ericson, Co-Founder, Cireson. “With nearly 25% of software going unused, organizations are wasting tens of thousands of dollars...
Dr. Rakhee Bowker selected as Top Female Professional in Healthcare for 2018 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP).
January 15, 2018
Dr. Rakhee M. Bowker is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics for Rush Medical College. She was selected as Top Female Professional in Healthcare for 2018 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP).
While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only a few women are chosen for this distinction based on their years of experience in the field, professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, and contributions to their communities. These are truly incredibly talented women who have dedicated their life to their work and have had a lifetime of achievement and success in a male dominated industry!
Dr. Bowker was also selected by IAOTP as Top Neonatologist of the Year for 2017 for her outstanding leadership and dedication to the field. She will be honored at IAOTP’s 2017 Annual Award Gala at the Ritz Carlton in Battery Park NYC for both distinctions....
THE RISK IS PART OF THE RHYTHM
January 15, 2018
In dancing one keeps taking a step and recovering one’s balance. The risk is part of the rhythm. One steps out of and into balance; one keeps on doing it, and step by step the mass of the body moves about. But the action is more fun and the risk increases when the dancers step to a rhythmic beat of music
— Edwin Denby
Abby Leigh is an artist with a particularly analytic mind. The problems she puts to herself as a painter come from attempting to find a fresh balance between presumed opposites—romantic/scientific, gestural/geometric, visible/invisible. What poet Bill Berkson said of Hans Hoffmann could be said of Leigh, that she finds “an active happiness in the material life of painting,” which is to say, she enjoys every aspect of the process of being a painter. This is important for understanding why the paintings and drawings look the way they do, and how they delight us in the experience of...
Evangelical Churches Launch New Worldwide, Interdenominational Movement
January 15, 2018
A large number of evangelical churches frustrated with the political and theological persuasion of organizations like the World Council of Churches and the World Evangelical Alliance have joined an alternative international ecumenical alliance called the Covenant Christian Coalition (), which was founded in Dallas in 2015 by what was initially a small group of ministry leaders.The alliance quickly caught the attention of more conservative-leaning churches in Africa, Asia and South America, which joined in droves. Even though the startup organization began in the Bible Belt of the United States, growth in the U.S. was almost immediately eclipsed by scores of churches and ministries joining in Nigeria, Uganda, Colombia, India and the Philippines, among other countries. The expansion spurred on leaders to draft formal rules in January 2017 and to set up an office in New York for handling all the correspondence coming in. The new rules stipulated an egalitarian leadership...
Beat Your Children -- River Road ISD is now available to help
January 15, 2018
We entrust our children to schools to provide them a better education than we can provide our children ourselves. We trust that our schools are operating to the highest standards based on up-to-date research, and we are extremely saddened when we find districts ignoring 50 years of settled knowledge.We know that the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, the American Academy of Pediatrics, and the National Association of School Psychologists have taken a public stand against in-school corporal punishment. We know that the nation of Israel outlawed corporal punishment in 2000, along with 52 other countries which have outlawed corporal punishment as of 2018. We know that corporal punishment has been linked with: Depression, Drug Use Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Suicide, Lower Wages, Less Education, Increased Student Aggression, Wife Beating and Child Abuse. A small sampling of the available research can be found at .River Road ISD and...
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING SELF PUBLISHED AUTHOR HITS HOLLYWOOD
January 16, 2018
New York Times and USA Today Bestselling author, Heidi McLaughlin adds another notable milestone to her career. Forever My Girl, a self-published novel written by McLaughlin in late 2012, finds its way to the big screen this week.
Forever My Girl, Book one in The Beaumont Series is a second chance romance and tells the story of Liam Page, a musician who chose fame over love. When he finds out his best friend is tragically killed, he returns home to face the consequences of his actions and the people he left behind many years prior. Page is played by actor Alex Roe and his love interest, Josie is played by actress Jessica Rothe. The Beaumont Series has sold nearly half a million copies worldwide.
Originally pitched to multiple publishing houses before McLaughlin made the remarkable decision to publish her first novel on her own, Forever My Girl hit the USA Today Bestseller list in early 2013. LD Entertainment reached out shortly after, and by mid-2013, a contract for...
SocialCow Expands Marketing Services with Integration of Beacon Technology for Retail Stores
January 13, 2018
, a leading social media marketing company is expanding services to include beacon technology for retail stores. This technology establishes a Bluetooth signal with nearby mobile devices and beams notifications of promotional offers to potential customers. SocialCow takes this new way of engaging prospective customers to another level by integrating it with social retargeting ads. The aforementioned is a unique combination that gives SocialCow clients the opportunity to get the most out of their marketing dollars by garnering more customers with passerby traffic. “Retail is not dead. It’s at a crucial point where advertisement and engagement with customers must be done with a creative and value-driven approach,” said SocialCow founder, Kristina Centnere.Not only does SocialCow understand the imperative nature of incorporating cutting-edge technology into marketing initiatives to bolster their retail store clients, but the company also understands...
RIPPEDIENCE FIRST SET OF CONTEST WINNERS ANNOUNCED.
January 15, 2018
A Global Leader in Bodybuilding and Fitness Contests, The World Fitness Federation (WFF) and Female Fitness Legend Lauren Powers (INSTAGRAM ) has teamed up with the online supplement marketing group RIPPEDIENCE (INSTAGRAM ) to promote the first ever posing and influence ability contest online on Instagram (). The contest allows fitness athletes from novice to professionals, and even first time competitors who have never stepped on stage before an opportunity to drive away in a Bentley GT Coupe and earn cash for what most of them are already doing … promoting fitness and motivating others through their Instagram account. The contest allows athletes to compete in a no politics competition for what is being labeled the first ever “true World’s Championship” in the Fitness industry. This contest is not about being the most muscular. Judging...
Edgar Ray Killen, Grand Wizard of the KKK - Convicted in ’64 Killings of Rights Workers, Dies at 92
January 12, 2018
Edgar Ray Killen, Grand Wizard of KKK & Klansman serving a 60-year prison term for arranging the murders of three young civil rights workers outside Philadelphia, Miss., in 1964, died on Thursday night in prison in Parchman, Miss. He was 92.
Mr. Killen was convicted of state manslaughter charges 41 years later to the day after James Earl Chaney, 21, a black man from Meridian, Miss., and two white Jewish New Yorkers, Andrew Goodman, 20, and Michael Schwerner, 24, after they disappeared into a death trap a gang of his fellow Ku Klux Klansmen.
A man who shared a prison cell with former Klansman, Edgar Ray Killen, exposes KKK Secrets and attempts to bridge the racial divide in his new book, Killen the KKK.
Written by James Hart Stern, and Autumn K. Robinson, Killen the KKK, is a true and heart-wrenching story of Stern’s journey from the violent streets of South Central...