Rick Itzkowitch Publishes The Referral Playbook

Rick Itzkowich has released a new book, The Referral Playbook: How to Increase Sales with Proven Networking Strategies, which gives networking newbies and sales experts a step-by-step guide for translating offline and online networking  into business. Rick is donating 100 percent of the proceeds from the book to the Alzheimer’s Foundation.


Shane Barker Interviewed on The Brainfluence Podcast

Shane Barker was interviewed by Roger Dooley on The Brainfluence podcast. In the episode, “How to Succeed at Influence Marketing with Shane Barker,” Shane shares what we can all do to become better influence marketers.


Dunn Investment Company Launches Workforce Development Business Unit Initiative

Chris Stricklin has been appointed as the founding president of Dunn University. Chris will lead all the Dunn operating companies in recruiting, craft, and team-member developmental training. In addition, Chris shared that Dunn Investment Company has launched a new workforce development business unit initiative.


Mika Hunter Launches the Female Defender Calendar

Mika Hunter has launched a new product, The Female Defender Calendar, which aims to honor the service of female firefighters, police officers, and military. In addition, Female Defender was accepted into a year-long beta program with Inc. Magazine intended to enhance the businesses of the participants.


Lorna Johnson Interviewed on Sharkpreneur Podcast

Lorna Johnson was interviewed on the Sharkpreneur podcast. In addition, she published a very well-received article with Elephant Journal, “What Bradley Cooper Has To Teach You About Your Magic Man.”


Carol Parker Walsh delivers TEDx Talk

Dr. Carol Parker Walsh recently completed her first TEDx Talk at Portland State University. Her talk centered around fit and belonging.


Jan Molino to Speak at Tiburon CEO Summit

Jan Molino shared that she will be speaking at the Tiburon CEO Summit April 1-3, 2019 in NYC. Tiburon’s CEO Summits provide a unique opportunity for a select cross-industry group of senior executives to discuss a broad swath of issues regarding the future of the banking, insurance, brokerage, and investment management businesses.


Dorothy Martin-Neville Publishes Seventh Book

Dorothy Martin-Neville announced her seventh book, Real Women Change The World: Letting the Good Girl Die So the Real Woman Can Live. The book will launch in four countries on March 8th, International Women’s Day.


Tameika Isaac Devine One of 50 Most Influential People

Tameika Isaac Devine was named one of the 50 Most Influential People of 2018 by Columbia Business Monthly. The list is compiled as a result of staff research and community nominations.

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