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Michael Fishman Talks About The Conners, The All-American Chicago Lifestyle, and His Upcoming Projects

The city of Chicago has been prominently featured in mainstream media, often depicted as a staple of the Midwest where the heart and tradition of America are in full swing with values such as honor, integrity, and tradition elaborately splayed across a suburban background. Michael Fishman’s hit TV show, The Conners (formerly known as Roseanne), heavily borrows this lush setting and places it in a fictional Chicago suburb called Lanford.  We sat down with Michael Fishman and asked him several questions regarding the hit TV show, as well as some details on his newly established production company.  Q: Your hit

Sharon Champagne Terry: A Real-Life Renaissance Woman Empowering Others to Be Phenomenal Writers

Despite her current success as a screenwriter, actress, entrepreneur, and motivational speaker, Sharon Champagne Terry has no plans of slowing down as she focuses on a new venture that opens exciting opportunities for aspiring writers. Through her Champagne Books LLC venture, she is opening her doors for business and personal coaching for new authors who are struggling to find their way in the industry. Committed to helping each of her clients develop a winning mindset that will help them focus on their success goals, Champagne Books is expected to be a catalyst for the change the industry needs today.  Best

Doctor Joseph Jacobs Surviving Cancer and Developing the ASTR

Surviving a life-threatening health issue or a terminal illness like cancer to recover and become committed to helping other people overcome their challenges is indeed an act of selflessness. And in the history of mankind, there have not been many people who feel the genuine need to help others like Doctor Joseph Jacobs has done in the last decade.  Dr. Joseph Jacobs is a cancer survivor who is a Doctor of Physical Therapy, Advanced Clinical Nutritionist, Functional Medicine Practitioner and Instructor who is the inventor of ASTR. He has also received approval for eight patents, and he teaches and educates

The Burning Bra Strengthens Women to Take a Stand and Rise Above

At any given time, various companies and organizations have utilized their platforms to inspire change and impact people and communities for the better. Some established authorities wield their power to become beacons of hope, while others make it their mission to stand as instruments of transformation for the many young hopefuls who aspire to make a difference and create a better world. The Burning Bra, an inspirational nonprofit organization, stands as an outstanding catalyst of change and symbol of freedom from oppression, spreading the message by empowering women in their homes, workplaces, and communities.  The Burning Bra is a nonprofit

How a Viral Internet Meme Generated the Latest Cryptocurrency, Deez Nuts

Cryptocurrencies have been around for over a decade. It was created as an alternative to cash in digital format and can be used to exchange for goods and services. Since the birth of the trend, more cryptocurrencies have been making waves online. One such cryptocurrency is Deez Nuts. Based on the Ethereum Blockchain, Deez Nuts was created as an alternative to other cryptocurrencies and utilized the viral meme to bring fun to the market. However, the name brought some hesitation to crypto lovers who felt it might have been another scam to get rich fast. Despite the hesitations, Deez Nuts

NIKE.INC: Saving the Planet for the Athletes to Come

Image source: Business Insider Over the past decade, the fashion and sportswear industry has evolved and thrived thanks in part to the multiple trends that continue to arise every couple of years. Prominent among the brands setting the blueprint for excellence in quality, design, and durability of quality footwear and clothing apparel is NIKE.Inc, a brand that has established itself as a household name, continues to bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete in the world.  Founded in January 1964 by University of Oregon track athlete Philip Knight and his coach Bill Bowerman NIKE, Inc. (formerly called Blue Ribbons Sports),

Northwest Natural Holding Company on Expanding its Reach Across the Pacific Northwest

Image source: Business Wire In 2020, the COVID-19 health pandemic halted the world as its devastating effects spread like wildfire. While scientists, doctors, nurses, and other medical workers took the front line against the dangerous virus, one unsung hero of the pandemic is utility companies, providing essential services such as water, electricity, and gas as people tried to adjust to the new normal. One such company is Northwest Natural Holding Company (NW Natural), an essential service provider ensuring its customers’ economic and social development and overall stability across the Pacific Northwest.  Northwest Natural Holding Company is the leading utility company

140 Proof Redefines Social Content Advertising

Image source: crunchbase.com 140 Proof Inc. is an advertising company that makes use of social data from many sources to target relevant ads based on customers’ interests as indicated by their internet and social activities across networks—established in 2009 by Jon Elvekrog and John Manoogian III, the company partners with several apps and social media networks to use people’s public social network activities to target relevant ads with a blended interest graph. Although 140 Proof began as an app-based network, its name references the 140-character limit on Twitter. And even though 140 Proof does not serve ads on the Twitter

Wells Fargo & Company Navigating the Waters of Controversy and Standing Tall

Image source: Yahoo Finance Wells Fargo & Company is an American multinational company operating in the financial industry with its corporate headquarters in San Francisco, California, operational headquarters in Manhattan, and executive offices throughout the United States and overseas.  Wells Fargo’s primary subsidiary is National bank Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., which is incorporated in Delaware and designates its main office as Sioux Falls, South Dakota. It is the fourth-largest bank in the U.S. in terms of total assets. It is ranked number 30 on the 2020 Fortune 500 rankings of the world’s largest corporations by total revenue.  In July 2015,

Ocean Project Saves Marine Lives One Jewelry at a Time

Over the years, many marine creatures have died with tons of plastic waste attached to their bodies. Some have unhealthily digested it in their stomachs, while others have struggled to live with the pains of having plastic wastes dangle over their bodies. As a result of these circumstances, countless marine lives have been taken away because the oceans have become a giant trash bin for non-recyclable waste. For this reason, a global movement to reduce plastic waste in the ocean cannot be emphasized enough. Much like diamonds, plastic wastes are forever. Although single-use plastic provides ease and comfort in eating

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