Happy Hanukkah Wishes from Worldwide Branding and Member Miriam Jaskierowicz Arman

Miriam Jaskierowicz Arman2Today marks the first day of Hanukkah, and we here at Worldwide Branding would like to wish everyone a wonderful holiday season!

Last year, on The International Institute of Voice Development Tzfat, Israel’s Facebook page, Worldwide Branding member Miriam Jaskierowicz Arman posted a heartwarming and inspirational message for her followers in an effort to brighten up their holiday spirits during the Festival of Lights.

We live on Miracles, every day and moment of our lives. From here, in the holy City of Tiberias, I send … LIGHT AND LOVE TO ALL FRIENDS [and] STUDENTS AROUND THE WORLD. May the light of the Hanukkah Candles warm the heart of all and bring joy and happiness into your lives. This is a wonderful time of year and for me especially a time of healing for which I am grateful. Chag Sameach.

Today marks the first day of Hanukkah, and we here at Worldwide Branding would like to wish everyone a wonderful holiday season! Ms. Arman has made headway as the author of “The Voice: A Spiritual Approach to Singing, Speaking and Communicating – The Kabbalah of the Voice.”  She published the book in English, and recently released an Italian version of the popular tome: “La Voce: Un Approcio Spirituale per Cantare, Parlare e Communicare: La Kabala Della Voce.” Ms. Arman, a Renaissance Woman, vocal pedagogue, re-constructionist, technician, teacher, lecturer, author, poetess and fine artist, strives to teach people all over the world about the necessary technical skills and the mastery of techniques that are needed to build and re-build their voices. Ms. Arman is looking forward to producing a Hebrew translation of her book in the near future.

To learn more about Miriam Jaskierowicz Arman, please check out her press release and her feature on Worldwide Branding’s Contributing Authors Blog, and please also be sure to visit www.miriamjaskierowiczarman.com!

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Worldwide Branding Member Anthony Beasley Takes a Stand Against Corporate Bullying Today

Anthony BeasleyAnthony Beasley, a recent Worldwide Branding inductee, recently announced his participation in a campaign against bullying in the workplace.

Mr. Beasley will be a key presenter at this year’s Safety Institute of Australia ‘Visions’ Safety Conference on the Gold Coast which is taking place today, November 17, 2014. As part of the presentation’s pre-qualification processes, Mr. Beasley had to prepare a White Paper regarding the need for Accredited Training in the topic of “Managing and Preventing the Risk of Workplace Bullying.” This is because in Australia, there is currently no accredited competency-based program.

Mr. Beasley’s White Paper was accepted, and his team has supported him in the development of an excellent Prezi based presentation.

And in exploring beyond the White Paper, the topic generated such interest with Mr. Beasley’s team and clients, that he and his colleagues recently submitted a detailed application to the Australian Skills Regulator (ASQA) with two draft units to be accepted and released as nationally accredited. These are the first of their kind in Australia.

ASTRA Group Services LogoMr. Beasley and his team has also prepared a media release to align with this exciting development in a topic that costs our economy between $6B to $36Billion per year, and has tragically taken lives for those on the receiving end of bullying.

Regardless of the country or industry – Mr. Beasley feels that the topic of bullying in the workplace is a subject that is of interest and value to all.

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AAron Cutrano to Host Charitable Events for Cutrano AZ Troop Run, Inc.

AAron CutranoAAron Cutrano, President and Founder of Cutrano AZ Troop Run, Inc., will be hosting a number of events this month and in October in the name of charity.

September 27, 2014
Charity Poker Run

Join us in conjunction with The Warrior Fund, Inc. to raise money for our AZ Military Families

Kick Stands Up at 9:30am from Lucie’s Sage & Sand

Last bike in by 12:30 for awards and after-party festivities

This is going to be a ton of fun and we look forward to seeing you!!!

Contact AAron Cutrano at 1-602-577-9789 or Richard Cox at 1-480-338-8915 for more information.

October 18, 2014
Blues for Food Event

Please join us in conjunction with The Phoenix Blues Society and St. Mary’s Food Bank for a fun filled day of amazing music & Bikini Bike Wash at the Rhythm Room

Noon – 7:30
$7 cover or $7 of non-perishable food
$10 Bikini Bike Wash (includes admission to the event)
Proceeds go to St. Mary’s Food Bank & Cutrano AZ Troop Run, Inc.
More information at www.PhoenixBlues.org

Sunday, October 26, 2014
2nd annual Hot Rods & Hawgs Classic Car Show & Bikini Bike Wash
Steel Horse Saloon
1818 W. Bell Rd
8:00 am – 2:00 pm
(Registration begins at 6:00 am)
Click here to Pre-Register!

THE FIRST 50 PEOPLE TO PRE-REGISTER WILL RECEIVE A FREE T-SHIRT AND DASH PLAQUE

Click HERE for info on Sponsorship Levels
Are YOU Ready Phoenix!!

With over 136 cars and 50 bikes our first year, this next show will be bigger and better, with Military Vehicles, Monster Trucks, Classic Hot Rods and Cars, Bikes, and Boats on top of it all.

Anything all American and red white and blue, we will have it, and we want you there! Families welcome.

We are teaming up with ALR Chapter 41 “Thunderbird’s” and all American Legions in the state of Arizona. With one of the best shows you can have all in one.

All proceeds to go to Cutrano AZ Troop Run & Mercy House.

$10 entry fee, Raffles, Prizes, Awards, Free dash plaques/T-shirts for the first 50, Giveaways, Arizona Military Vehicle Collector’s Club, Naval Cadets Color Guard USS Arizona, Vietnam Veterans Helicopter, Firetruck.

Live music inside, Breakfast specials, Sponsors, Vendors, Silent auctions and much more!

Call Mr. Cutrano at 1-602-577-9789 for more information.

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Christopher W. Bierrum and Keller Williams Illustrate September’s National Real Estate Numbers

Chris BierrumChristopher Bierrum, Real Estate Broker at Keller Williams, was recently named a VIP member of Worldwide Branding. Mr. Bierrum was prompted to embark on a professional journey in the real estate industry by his father, a luminary in the real estate sector, and a man who helped him to find his pace and hone his skill set over the years. Mr. Bierrum’s dad made a name for himself as a consummate architect; his mother earned a reputation of distinction as a skilled real estate entrepreneur who taught him the niceties and fine points of real estate investments, and he was therefore able to develop a sophisticated skill set under the tutelage of both his parents.

Specializing in residential sales, Mr. Bierrum has spent the past seven years in his current role. He remains committed to interacting with buyers and sellers of residential and commercial properties, and he is also dedicated to making his clients his first priority. He makes every effort to ensure that his clients’ deals successfully close, and facilitates these processes smoothly and seamlessly. Because he has been working in the industry for a number of years, Mr. Bierrum makes sure that all complications are resolved efficiently, that processes are completed in a timely fashion, and that his clients are always satisfied.

Mr. Bierrum and Keller Williams Realty are committed to providing detailed information about the real estate climate for those interested in seeking out services, as they understand the many decisions, negotiations and procedures that go into making an investment in a home or property. Mr. Bierrum is extremely knowledgeable about the area, and he holds dear each and every client that he takes on.

For more information about Keller Williams, which provides real estate services, visit http://findseattlere.com

Watch “This Month In Real Estate, September 2014” by Keller Williams

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Donna York, President of HARK Inc., Announces Screenings of Hope on the Horizon: An Expedition for ALS

HARK logoAt the helm of HARK Inc. Donna York has long been pushing to raise awareness of the disease that has stricken families and friends across the nation, and taken the lives of many beloved individuals. ALS, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, is a condition that is often referred to as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, which is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord that control voluntary muscle movement. Since its establishment, the organization has made tremendous strides through the production of “Hope on the Horizon: An Expedition for ALS,” a documentary that premiered on November 9, 2013 in the private screening room of NBC Universal.

From the website:

The 48 highest peaks in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, also known as the “4000 footers”, cover over 250 miles of various terrain and over 70,000 feet of elevation. Four hikers, including the filmmaker, set out to summit all 48 in a single trip on foot, two completed the journey and reached the 48th summit in 24 days to raise awareness and funding for ALS patients and their families.

HARK’s Hope on the Horizon Documentary is the first step in “Changing the way the world views ALS” and ensuring that the world knows what the disease is and how devastating it is to families that are affected by it. As we navigated our way through ALS we realized the severe lack of awareness that existed about this disease outside of the ALS community.

Hope on the Horizon is not just about ALS, it’s about facing life’s challenges with courage and overcoming seemingly insurmountable odds every day. The documentary will bring viewers a firsthand view of two sets of challenges simultaneously. The challenges of negotiating the fragile beauty and rugged terrain of the White Mountains serves as a compelling backdrop to show true challenges and hardships faced by ALS victims and their loved ones in dealing with this devastating disease.

Through this film HARK will change the way the world views ALS, increase awareness of this fatal disease and raise funding to provide financial assistance to ALS patients and their families as they face a challenge far greater than the White Mountains.

Screenings will be held soon! Don’t forget to get your tickets, bring your family and friends, and join Ms. York and her team of dedicated professionals. Below, please find the list of upcoming screenings:

September 20, 2014
12:00pm

McCann School of Business
2200 N. Irving St.

Allentown, PA

September 24, 2014
9:15am

Rutgers University Medical School
Newark, NJ 07940

October 3, 2014
7:00pm

New Jersey Film Festival
Voorhees Hall Room #105
New Brunswick, NJ
Tickets »

October 5, 2014
7:00pm

The Film Society of Summit
426 Springfield Ave.
Summit, NJ

October 6, 2014
4:00pm

Monmouth University
400 Cedar Ave.
West Long Branch, NJ

Please click here to learn more about Donna York and her
initiatives with HARK Inc.

Hope on the Horizon: A Expedition for ALS Documentary Trailer

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Dr. Michael Sichel Shares Information about HPV Vaccine’s Adverse Effects

Michael Sichel, DO, NDWorldwide Branding member Michael Sichel, DO, ND, recently shared one of the tens of thousands of stories of adverse events that occur after HPV vaccination , which are occurring globally.

As you read this story please keep in mind the following facts:

1) A criminal court case against the Merck-Sanofi Pasteur Laboratories and the Spanish health authorities is currently being held in Spain and many court cases are in progress in France and India regarding the harm caused by this vaccine. This vaccine has also been removed from some national vaccination programs including Japan and India due to a lack of knowledge of their safety and efficacy.

2) The World Health Organisation (WHO) states that Pap screening is the safest and most effective prevention for cervical cancer. Early detection of abnormal cells allows for them to be removed to prevent any progression to cancer. However, the WHO does not recommend Pap screening before 26 years of age because abnormalities in young women are known to naturally regress and in most cases never lead to cancer later in life. Cervical cancer occurs in women over 30 years of age. The majority of high-grade (CIN 3) lesions in women under 26 years of age regress naturally and are not a predictor of cancer later in life. This is why Pap screening is not needed in women under 26 years of age. Cervical cancer is a very low risk in women in Australia because the risk factors for this disease are not prevalent.

Here is one of many stories of adverse events after HPV vaccination that is occurring globally:

“Courtney’s Mum: The decision I will always regret”

Wendy Barnes Early wants to share her daughter Courtney’s story and what happened to her after receiving the Gardasil vaccine – thankfully only one shot.

“In the summer of 2012, I took my daughter to her Pediatrician for her routine annual exam. Her doctor strongly recommended that Courtney receive Gardasil because they highly recommend this vaccine for teens. Within 3-4 weeks after Courtney had her first and only Gardasil vaccine, she complained of headaches daily, extreme fatigue, and nausea. She had little to no energy which was NOT like my daughter. She became very moody, irritable and almost depressed. Soon she was complaining about not wanting to eat, muscle weakness and tremors. Her hands would shake uncontrollably, along with her legs. I noticed at times her hands would look mottled, then turn purple/blue in color. If you have ever seen a person after they pass, this is what her hands looked like. This truly scared me as I am a nurse by profession and I felt like I was watching my sweet outgoing daughter deteriorate.

After going through many, many tests Courtney was eventually diagnosed – then we met with her case doctor, she diagnosed Courtney with ‘Autonomic Dysfunction.’ This is a neurologic disease that they are also seeing more of. She has been placed on a high salt diet, drinking a lot of fluids especially water, placed on an exercise regime, and she takes a prescription for this 3 times daily.

She was full of life UNTIL she received her first and only Gardasil vaccine and this is a decision I regret every second of every day – if only I could turn back the clock!

Michael Sichel, DO, ND advises Worldwide Branding of the many stories of adverse events after HPV vaccination that are occurring globallyTherefore, to all the families out there who are thinking about having their daughters vaccinated with Gardasil please, please be careful, do your own research and see the high number of young ladies and guys who are experiencing serious health issues following vaccination. You have a healthy child one day and after being vaccinated with Gardasil, or Cervarix, this healthy child is no more. They develop unexplained health issues which more than often are misdiagnosed and in many cases a finger is pointed at them that their condition is ‘psychosomatic.’  Please believe me your child is sick and requires medical attention – never allow anyone to try and make this out to be a mental health issue. What happened to my daughter I know, and believe, that her symptoms were caused by Gardasil.”

Click here to read Courtney’s story

Please take the time to visit the Sanevax (Safe, Affordable, Necessary and Effective Vaccines) website to investigate Gardasil (HPV vaccine) before consenting to its use in children in school vaccination programs. Please also inform the health department of any problems your child notices after having this vaccine.

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Jennifer A. Moumane, MA Looks to Publish Book and Bring Fresh Water to Tiflet, Morocco in 2015

Within the upcoming year, Jennifer A. Moumane, Director of Annual Giving and Database Management for the Girl Scouts of Central Maryland, intends to print and circulate her dissertation, which focuses on famous works of art that were found at the ruins of Great Zimbabwe, a city that stood between the 11th and 15th century, and flourished exceedingly before its enigmatic decline. Ms. Moumane, a Worldwide Branding member and Nonprofit Fundraising Professional of the Year, is also an award-winning community leader and an expert in technology, nonprofit management and resourcing, who plans to conduct research on the eight mystifying soapstone birds that were located in the ruins, which scholars have said functioned as emblems of royal authority, or perhaps represented the ancestors of Great Zimbabwe’s leaders. These important artifacts exist as prized symbols of a nation; monuments that link the present with the past.

In addition to her upcoming book, Ms. Moumane and her husband Driss will be digging a well that will bring fresh water to the local community of Tiflet, Morocco in the upcoming year. Just outside of the capital city of Rabat, Tiflet is rich with ancient history, and has a population of just over 70,000 people. Because fresh drinking water is a scarce necessity, Ms. Moumane looks forward to lending a helping hand to those who do not readily have access to clean water by digging the fresh water well and establishing lasting relationships with those who will use and maintain it, as she hopes that the well will make a positive difference in their lives.

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Michael Waring Shares Updates on Australia’s Postal System and the Country’s Number One Brand

Michael WaringWorldwide Branding member Michael Waring, a Postal Officer and Communications Specialist serving the Delivery Division of the Australia Post, is in charge of overseeing the creation of the Code of Ethics in a corporate organization to strengthen cultural pillars of success in the workplace. With a wealth of knowledge and experience in his field, he recently received a 25th anniversary plaque from the Australia Post, as well.

Mr. Waring recently announced the latest updates made at the Australia Post on his website:

Over the last 10 years the acceleration of decline of small letter has continued but AP has prepared well in putting brakes on these changes.

The first launched earlier this year was Posts rebranding of its freight fleet.

The blue trucks with Startrack emblem are keeping up to increasing demand of Internet Shopping and voyage of parcel across many networks.

The fact is parcels are outweighing letters for first time in history but the humble postman has been part of these changes delivering more packets and scanning articles for reciept at point of delivery.

Australia Post CEO Ahmed Fahour, a former New York Banker, says he is preparing new products and solutions to allieviate further changes in delivery of mail and e-commerce solutions for customers.

StarTrack will not just be a local solution but will handle our International customers’ needs in Australia giving Post that added edge.

Apple and Australian Pharmaceuticals are just two important customers.

Sydney and Melbourne will complete newly fitted extensions with new cutting edge parcel sorting delivery technology and new bar coding with speed accuracy set to move parcels quicker and smarter than ever.

This also means the human resources of Australia Post need to be at their best so Code of Ethics needs to be implemented well and Safety remain on top of agenda so effect on organisation is limited and brand remains best in country.

Please visit Michael Waring’s LinkedIn page to learn more.

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Matthew O. Fisch Featured on NBC’s “Today” Show

Matthew O. FischWorldwide Branding member Matthew O. Fisch, an international consultant and business transformation expert, was recently featured on the “Today” show after American Airlines flight AA362 was diverted subsequent to a security-related issue.

Mr. Fisch, an expert in marketing and finance consulting, regularly travels around the globe to license IP agreements, and to conduct IP and company evaluations. Because his professional endeavors have led him to establish and maintain long standing relationships with internationally based companies, Mr. Fisch is routinely called upon for his expertise in such places as Latin America, Europe and Asia. He has previously prioritized resources for top engagements to clients and executives worldwide in Asia, Europe, and JP and throughout the US. The discovery process unleashed a highly successful multi-year initiative targeted at the low power cellular and hand held worldwide market.

The plane, AA 362 that took off from Dallas Fort-Worth to San Diego, was diverted en route and landed at Sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix just before noon, American Airlines spokeswoman Michelle Mohr confirmed. Mr. Fisch spoke with news representatives at the “Today” show with regards to the diversion of a bomb threat, which was posted on Twitter. His interview can be seen below.

Matthew O. Fisch Discusses Diversion of American Airlines Bomb Threat on the “Today” Show

Please contact Matthew O. Fisch on LinkedIn, Twitter, or visit his website.

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Lillian Light’s Organization, Environmental Priorities Network, to Host Event September 27th 2014

LIGHT, LILLIANLillian Light’s organization, Environmental Priorities Network, runs public forums, and their next meeting is being held on September 27th, 2014 at:

The Pacific Unitarian Church

5621 Montemalaga Drive

Rancho Palos Verdes CA 90275

The forum is being held from 9-10 with snacks being served.

People can visit the environmental tables, and from 10-12:30 speakers from Citizens United will be on hand to foster stimulating interactions with those in attendance.

Come one, come all!!!

Celebrate the Earth with the Environmental Priorities NetworkThe organization has conducted nine solar home tours, and these are held every year in May. An “Earth Day” is also celebrated in April, and the board meeting for Environmental Priorities Network is on the second Thursday of every month in the Pacific Unitarian Church library.

Ms. Light also writes articles for the Audobon Society’s newsletter. She helped to found the organization in September of 2001.

If you are interested in learning more about Lillian Light, please click here.

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