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January 2017

Make Every Day a Good Hair Day

A woman spends a lot of time and money on her hair for a good reason. It is the “crowning glory” of her appearance. One must never underestimate the negative power of a bad hair day. With that in mind, there are ways to achieve great hair, and not all of them cost a lot of money. Following a few common sense rules can really make a difference and free up your wallet for the occasional special treatment.

Temperature is important.Heat styling should be used sparingly. Tools that incorporate steam are a good option as they are more gentle on the hair. Another kind of heat, direct sun, should also be avoided because your hair is as vulnerable to sun damage as your skin. The same rules apply to showers that are too hot.

The best way to keep damage to a minimum is to use a quality moisturizer and conditioner.

One such product is WeEN hair cleansing conditioners by Chaz Dean that combine gentle cleansing and deep moisturizing, eliminating the need for separate shampoos and conditioners. It also detangles, reducing the breakage that occurs when trying to comb out snarls. In addition to cleansing products, Chaz Dean has a line of styling products that promote the same gentle care as his cleansers. His products are available on QVC.

Hair products alone can’t achieve perfect hair. A healthy diet feeds the hair follicles and regular trims keep split ends from forming. Frequent washing provides moisture and is another deterrent to the formation of split ends.

Follow these simple guidelines for beautiful hair and you may be able to afford the occasional deep condition spa treatment at your favorite salon and say farewell to bad hair days forever. More product information available on Wen hair care’s wikipedia page.

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CTRMA Steering Towards Increased Mobility for Citizens with the Contribution from Mike Heiligenstein

An article published on Thursday, 15th December of the year, 2016 through bizjournals.com by Michael Theis discussed the annual 2016 Williamson County Growth Summit. This summit was held to clarify the transport route issues and take possible preventives against the suburban area of Williamson County. 2016’s annual summit took place at the Sheraton Georgetown Texas Hotel & Conference Center. Some of the renowned politicians and corporate figures within the transport industry were present in the summit.

Some of the key members of the summit, Mike Heiligenstein, Jared Ficklin, Joseph Kopser and Leandre Johns reviewed the revolutionary role technology can play. Ficklin, an esteemed designer from ArgoDesign who is partially specialized in transport, suggested aerial gondola system ease the congestion within the Williamson County of Texas. Heiligenstein, the Executive Director of Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority, supported this idea and added the requirement for engaging further technology like autonomous vehicles and rideshare or traffic information smartphone applications. However, the role of technology should be implemented much later. He stated that the cause of this issue must be solved at first. The main cause for this issue is the large migration of people within the county. With a growing population, he suggested in expanding the county’s capacity to accommodate easy-going movements through the existing transport routes. He mentioned the necessity to expand these routes through constructions. The constructions must incorporate clever, innovative designs to efficiently utilize the current spaces. Ficklin made further suggestions of issuing structural codes to expand infrastructures easily to a growing capacity of people. Lastly, Johns from the Uber Company recommended introducing subsidies for riders and transit enterprises in order to create effortless transport solutions perhaps through more available rideshares.

Mike Heiligenstein’s Position within the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority

Mike Heiligenstein fulfills all the essential responsibilities associated with being the Executive Director of the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority (CTRMA). The Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority is a self-governing administration controlled majorly by the government. It was established in 2002 after noticing the rapid growth in population within Central Texas that appears to be resulting in frequent congestions and weakened mobility for the region’s inhabitants. The Williamson and Travis counties are the major problematic areas in focus Heiligenstein and the CTRMA. CTRMA with the contribution of Mike Heiligenstein was able to successfully tackle the issues of congestion and overcrowded transit systems within Central Texas. Under the leadership of Heiligenstein, CTRMA arranged electronic cash-free toll systems, expressways and smartphone traffic report applications.

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Getting to Know Pulier

Eric Pulier is a very good man who believes in bettering our world through different methods of his study. He has high intelligence which came naturally to him through his years of experience. With entrepreneurship, philanthropy, and other fields of study. He was able to build himself up as a leader amongst others. One of Pulier’s most heart-warming efforts in the philanthropy field is The Painted Turtle.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The Painted Turtle is a camp in which Pulier is the Vice President. The camp in aimed toward children with chronic illness. Pulier has dedicated a lot of time with the children in hopes to make them feel happy and content. His goal is to make them have an amazing camp experience. One of the most notable and almost tear jerking things Pulier has developed his social media platform for kids with special needs. The platform is designed to help the kids communicate with one in other. If that doesn’t put a smile on your face, I don’t know what will. There simply is nothing you can say that is negative about this guy.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           He works with technology to improve the well-being of others. With all of this in mind, you might wonder, is this everything yet? Well, no it’s not. The man is also a good writer. He is notable for his book Understanding Enterprise. The title of the book says it all. To sum up this man in a few words. I’d say he’s the type of person we need more of in this world. A revolutionary master in his field with good intelligence put to a good use!

 



How Jason Hope Is Changing Tech In Arizona

The Tech Mogul Of Scottsdale
Most people associate the tech industry with the Silicon Valley in California, but Arizona has recently made a name for itself in the tech industry. At the center of the Arizona tech industry is Jason Hope. His entrepreneurship has provided some of the best examples of investments into the state’s tech industry. Now, Hope wants to take things further with his predictions about the Internet of Things. According to Jason Hope, the Internet of Things will change everything about the way we live.

About The Internet Of Things
The Internet of Things is one of the hottest topics of our time, but it is often misunderstood. Although it may sometimes involve the use of online services, IoT actually refers to the exchange of data between common appliances. For instance, your tv might share data with a refrigerator. Today, you can find plenty of devices with at least some IoT interactivity, but the potential for this interactivity is going to explode in coming years. Eventually, everything from our homes to our cars will have at least IoT technology.

How This Changes Everything
Jason Hope has plenty of examples he uses to explain the potential of IOT. Take, for instance, the so-called smart home. Today, we have many automated household appliances, but they aren’t necessarily synchronized nor do they operate without any input from us. In coming years everything in our houses will operate on its own. Our houses will clean themselves, cook for us, and make our lives much more comfortable than they are today.

The Philanthropy Of Jason Hope
Beyond his interest in the Internet of Things Jason Hope has a strong interest in the future of aging medicine. Recently, Jason Hope made financial contributions to the Strategies for Engineering Negligible Senescence Institute. The SENS Institute wants to eradicate aging the same way many diseases today have already disappeared. Hope understands when a trend is going to start, and he clearly sees that potential in the SENS Institute’s efforts. Years from now our ideas around aging will look nothing like they do today thanks to the work of entrepreneurs like him.

More information about Jason Hope click here.



Tips on winning money with NCAAF betting on Covers.com

If you are in college and love NCAAF or National Collegiate Athletic Association Football, why not use them to win some extra pocket money? There are many students and also people out of college who regularly bet on football games and win a good amount of money. Although it is a little bit tough as it is based on spread betting, a complicated and uncertain formula, there is a good chance that you will win some money if you have the right tips from the experts like Covers.com.

1. com is the right place to visit when you want to try your luck with NCAAF Betting. This is a great site that provides regular updates on all the NCAAF games along with spread analysis, game predictions, news and detailed tips on each game and team. In addition to NCAAF, they also cover NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, and NCAAB as well. If you want to get money, then you must visit this site in the first place. Once you are here, your next course of action to find out a game which you are confident about. Covers.com has a dedicated section for all upcoming games. Carefully read their analysis and advises and make a bet on this site.

There are a couple of scenarios where you can win money with spread betting. In case you decide to place a bet on the stronger team or Favorite, you have to pray that they win the game by covering the spread i.e. get the score margin which is already decided by the bookies. If they manage to do so, you will get a return on the bet. On the other hand, if you placed a bet on the weaker team or Underdogs, your team will need to win the game so ensure that you get some cash. However, if your team or the Underdogs loses the game but still manages to keep score difference less than the spread, you are still in luck as you will get some money. The only place where might neither lose nor win money is when the Favorites win the game with a score difference exactly equal to spread number. But as most of the times bookies use a Hook or a fraction with the spread number, the chances will be almost nil.

So, go through all the analysis from Covers.com in the first place, make a smart bet and hope that you predicted the game accurately.



Flavio Maluf Comments On Brazil’s Boost In Export Sales

Amid Europe’s wavering economy, Brazil has been struggling with financial and geopolitical developments, but entrepreneur Flavio Maluf say’s a broad set of indicators conclude Brazil is bouncing back. In February 2016, Brazilian exports showed an impressive increase that had been dismal since August 2014.

According to data from the National Accounts of IBGE (Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics, the industrial sector has increased by about 0.3%, and analysts are saying that Brazil’s crisis has taken a turn for the better. In fact, the industrial sector has shown increases for five consecutive months. Of the 24 industry sectors monitored by IBGE, 11 increased production from June to July. “Private consumption, and inventories contributed to overall positive development and there has been a strong second half-year,” says Flavio Maluf. “Despite high inflation and budget deficits, exports are growing,” Maluf pointed out.

Brazil’s 37th President, Michel Temer is expected to implement important reforms to improve the state budget, which is the basis for sustainable growth. The new government promises rapid measures to revive the economy and restore the state budget. With these reforms, the economy is expected to gradually pick up and Brazil should come out of the recession in early 2017.

Slight Improvement Despite High Unemployment

Brazil’s unemployment has almost doubled since the end of 2014, and was 11.8% in September 2016. This means that about 12 million people are unemployed and unfortunately, the trend is rising. In addition, real income declined further, and households’ access to loans remained limited. Brazilians rate inflation, unemployment, income and debt much more positively than they did a year ago, but are still critical of the purchase of expensive goods. Yet, exports are on a high.

“In the first two months of 2016, exports surpassed imports by nearly $4 billion dollars,” says Eucatex CEO, Flavio Maluf. With improved exports, analysts have already projected 2017 will see a 2% increase in the GDP. After a period of increased uncertainty and volatility, Brazilian financial markets are beginning to reassure themselves, and the partial fears have lapsed. “If confidence levels continue to improve, recovery will be even greater,” says Maluf.



American And Korean Makeup Styles: Get The Look

Wengie loves both Korean and American style makeup. She also appreciates the differences in these two styles. So, in this video she shares with us some of the secrets from both styles. Wengie applies American makeup techniques and products to one side of face and Korean to the other side.

She begins with a primer. American primer has a light translucent color that blends well with a person’s natural skin tone. Korean toner has a dewy and brightening effect. Wengie follows the primer by matching an American foundation to her skin and topping it off with powder. She uses a cushion foundation, which has brightening properties, for the other side of her face.

Moving forward, Wengie points out that contouring techniques, as well as, highlights have been a major trend for American makeup. While highlighting is popular in Korea, contouring techniques aren’t. Applying a pink blush to the apples of the cheeks is desired for Korean makeup looks.

Strong and clean brows are a cornerstone in American makeup, with focus specifically on the arch. Using Korean makeup trends, eyebrows are kept soft and straight. Continuing with the eyes, it is a popular look in America to fill in the crease of the eye. Smokey eye looks and multiple colors blended together are popular. In addition, the winged eyeliner look is a major American trend. Finishing the eyes with lots of mascara and false lashes is highly desired.

With Korean makeup trends, the eyes are toned down. Wengie spreads out a single soft color to the lid, applies a shimmery color under the lid, and then lines the lash line with a darker shade. She continues with the natural line of the eye when applying liner and adds only a few coats of mascara.

When it comes to the lips, American makeup trends utilize liner, lipstick, and gloss. In Korea, cherry, pink, and peach lip colors are popular. Wengie applies the lip color to the center of her lips, dabbing it out the edges. Concealer is applied to the exterior of the lips and blended inward to create a rosebud look.



Buzz Surrounding Honeysuckle Honeydew From EOS

Honeysuckle Honeydew is the EOS lip balm flavor for the honey lover. Sweet and ripe Honeydew mingles with the delicate flavor of a honeysuckle flower. All natural stevia sweetens these all natural flavors even further giving the pout a delicious lip smacking flavor. This blend is housed in a light green spherical pod giving the balm a springy color of a new leaf. Honeysuckle Honeydew can be found and purchased directly on the EOS website (https://evolutionofsmooth.ca/) for just a few dollars.

Other ingredients in this delicious lip balm include naturally emollient ingredients that hydrate, moisturize and protect the lips. Olive oil, beeswax, shea butter, jojoba oil, sunflower seed oil, and coconut oil all come together to provide an amazing mix that nourishes the lips. Each oil has different properties that have different qualities that help to support healthy skin that is ideal for skin sensitive people. In addition to the healthy mix of oils, there is…nothing! The great thing about EOS balms is that there are no added chemicals, parabens, phthalates, or gluten. Individuals who are sensitive to regular lip balms will love EOS for it’s skin friendly composition.

EOS was founded on a principle to create an all natural lip care product that was as easy to enjoy as it is to use. The user friendly packaging design is known for it’s modern and fun aesthetic, which brings the user joy each time they pull it out from a pocket or purse to hydrate their lips. There are so many different flavors to choose from, and each flavor brings a new pleasant experience to the daily beauty care and oral care routine. Current offerings include Pomegranate Raspberry, Vanilla Mint, Sweet Mint, Summer Fruit, Blueberry Acai, Strawberry Sorbet, and Passion Fruit. At $3 a piece on Amazon it is easy to have them all. To view what EOS has to offer, visit the Facebook product gallery



Everything You Should Know About Julie Zuckerberg

Julie Zuckerberg is one of the leading talent acquisition experts in the world. As of now, she is the current talent acquisition manager for Deutsche Bank. One of her duties at the firm is an advisor to the executive committee on matters of hiring governance. She attained her first degree, which was in Philosophy at the City University of New York-Brooklyn. Later on, she went to the New York Law School where studied for her JD.

 

Work History

 

She started her career as a director of candidate placement in Hudson. She held this position for five years, starting in 2002. At the time, she was crucial in assisting numerous firms to recruit case managers, paralegals, attorneys, and support staff. She helped candidates get positions in firms that were on a contract basis, permanent, and temporary. At the time, Julie was working with corporations, financial institutions, and reputable law firms. With her work, she was assisting her clients to comply with the Employment Act. Additionally, she was helping to link employees with the right job environment, thus reducing workplace conflicts. Additionally, it ensures that there is a low turnover rate.

In 2007, she became the executive recruiter at Citi Global Functions. At her time there, she was responsible for the full-cycle recruitment of senior level staff in Compliance, Auditing, and the Legal fields. She was quite innovative with her recruitment methods. Julie would use tools like direct sourcing, social media, internet research, and employee referrals. She eventually left the company in 2011, having achieved a lot.

When she was at Citi, she would oversee the recruitment of managerial and director positions for Citi Global and CitiCards. She was also at the helm of negotiations for complex job offers that involved differed awards, immigration, clawbacks, and equity buyouts.

Before Deutsche Bank recruited her, she was working for the New York Life Insurance Company and Citi Global Consumer Bank as the executive recruiter. Since joining the bank, she has been able to ascend quite fast in her career. She currently holds the Executive Talent Acquisition Manger position. Julie partners with business leaders from Global Technology & Operations, Private Wealth & Commercial Clients, and Asset Management in her pursuit of talent acquisition and process improvement.

Julie is also at the helm of negotiations and developments that involve offers for managing directors. These efforts usually involve material risk takers and corporate stakeholders. Her role at the firms is that of offering strategic direction and training to her team of recruiters. She has earned recognition for her ability to improve the standards of hiring governance. It has led to improved proficiency and the capacity to attract the best minds from diverse pipelines.

 

Her Hobbies

 

Besides being an excellent recruiter, Julie Zuckerberg, who is currently a resident of Manhattan, has a number of hobbies outside the workplace. Most of them revolve around charitable giving. Some of her charitable work revolves around animal welfare, civil rights, economic empowerment and social action. Additionally, Julie organizes regular platforms where she coaches and trains employees on how to be suitable for the workplace.



Wessex Institute of Technology and Their Course Structure

Wessex Institute of Technology is located in New Forest National Park in England and is a special type of institute that focuses on the international scientific community. Wessex offers a number of courses designed for the scientific enthusiast. The courses offered range from Spatial Target Mapping for Hazard Prediction and Risk Assessment or System Dynamics Modelling for Water Resources Management all the way to a workshop on Transport and Disaster Risk Management. Most of the Wessex Institute of Technology courses are under a week in length and have an average fee that includes all working materials, lunch, coffee, tea and all computer facilities used. Each day throughout the course length is split into four sections that include a lunch break and a coffee break to help the individuals stay focused all throughout the course period. Each course is taught by specialists from around the world that have worldly experience to help aid the students on their academic journey.

Read more about Wessex Institute of Technology courses here: http://www.wessex.ac.uk/courses




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