Jeunesse Global hits record sales numbers with Instantly Ageless

Randy Ray and Wendy Lewis were already known as some of the top entrepreneurs in the North American direct-marketing business when, in 2009, they decided to found health and beauty company Jeunesse Global. Ray and Lewis had spent a lifetime building some of the top companies in the industry. But the couple finally decided that they wanted to try retirement in 2009 as they approached their 70th birthdays.

For the innately industrious duo, retirement only lasted a couple of weeks. Ray and Lewis simply couldn’t adjust to the lack of stimulation and absence of purpose that retired life entailed. They founded Jeunesse Global out of their garage as a means to pass the time. Soon, they were spending up to 60 hours per week on their new company.

The growth that ensued was phenomenal. By the end of its first year, Jeunesse Global had done nearly $1 million in business. This exponential growth continued for the next five years. By the time that the company had been in operation for eight years, Jeunesse Global was valued at more than $1 billion, an almost impossible rise from a company that just eight years prior had its global headquarters next to the couple’s gas can in the garage.

The secret behind the company’s rapid and stunning success has been its ability to spot underserved market niches and deliver top products that are able to effectively address those needs. One example of the company’s ability to quickly develop highly useful and in-demand products is its Instantly Ageless micro-crème. Developed for busy professionals who may not have the time or the money to invest in salon care but who need the same level of quality, Instantly Ageless is able to hold its own against the best competing brands.

But it is in the area of anti-aging where the micro-crème really stands tall. Made with the company’s patented APT-200 molecule, Instantly Ageless is able to diminish current wrinkles, prevent the formation of new ones and give skin a healthy, youthful glow that only Jeunesse products can deliver. Instantly Ageless is available exclusively through authorized Jeunesse Global distributors.

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Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi: The Brilliant Leader To Bradesco

Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi has led a brilliant career as the President of Bradesco. During his tenure that started in 2009, Trabuco has implemented a number of positive changes that have improved the manner in which Bradesco works, and the range of services that they have been able to provide. The company has always been one of the more well-known names within the Brazilian banking industry, but after Trabuco took over, the standing of the company only went up further.

The first improvement to the work that Bradesco was doing started when Trabuco decided to implement a plan that would improve the number of banks that the company had. According to oglobo.globo.com, getting into the number one position within the company has always been a goal that the company leaders wanted to work towards, and Trabuco thought that this would be one of the more ideal ways in which the company could reach that goal. Within a short span of time, the number of people that were opting for the services that Bradesco provided went up, and the services that they offered were also being used more frequently. With this, Bradesco was able to reach the position that it had always been hoping to achieve.

Because of the impact that Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi has had on the workings of Bradesco, it was a given that he would be the person chosen to take up the role of chairman at the company. The person who previously held this position had been working in it for over twenty-five years, making it a post wherein a person would have big shoes to fill. As soon as an announcement of this retirement was made, Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi was chosen to fill out this position.

Read more: Next Bradesco president to leave the bank’s board of directors, Says Trabuco

Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi’s journey within Bradesco started as clerk when he was still a teenager who was on a job hunt. He came across Bradesco and saw that they had an opening within the company, which is what he decided to take up. Even though Trabuco started out at one of the more basic positions within the company, he knew that there was a lot of scope for him to evolve with Bradesco and one day hopefully reach an excellent position within the company. Being a good employee of the company and having already worked at so many notable positions, climbing up the ranks within the company was easy. One of the first executive positions that he was asked to take up within the company was as the CEO of Bradesco Seguros, which stood as the banking and investment division of the company. Being proficient in this segment of the financial field, Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi was able to perform brilliantly at this position, which is why he was considered to take on the role of President of the company.

The board of directors as an incredible amount of faith in the capabilities of Trabuco and the work that he is doing, which is why it was so easy giving him the position of chairman at the company.

See: http://www.valor.com.br/financas/5306443/bradesco-anuncia-octavio-lazari-no-lugar-de-luiz-carlos-trabuco

Sahm Adrangi Issues Negative Report

With a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Yale University, Sahm Adrangi has distinguished himself as the Chief Investment Officer of Kerrisdale Capital in New York City. One of the main duties of his job is to issue reports on the suitability of investing in various firms and companies. With that being said, he recently set social media and business circles ablaze with his negative report of the Eastman Kodak company.

to put it in summary, the Eastman Kodak company has recently underwent several new ventures, including KODAKone and KODAKcoin. Both of these are attempting to take advantage of the hype surrounding Imaging licensing platforms and cryptocurrencies. Unfortunately, Sahm Adrangi believes this company is a little bit late to the game. Also, here are some other reasons why Sahm Adrangi and the rest of the officials at Kerrisdale Capital believe this new venture will not work out for Eastman Kodak:

Sustainability

According to Sahm Adrangi, Eastman Kodak has not built their platform on a sustainable basis. This would include The fact that Eastman Kodak does not ultimately have a profitable and sustainable future. Their business expenses and their business model is very archaic, and it doesn’t support the methods that appeal to consumers in the 21st century. Simply put, Eastman Kodak has to do a whole lot more than just establish new licensing platforms and a new cryptocurrency in order to be profitable once more.

  1. Poor Fundamentals.

In order for a company to remain profitable, their fundamentals must remain strong. many experts point out that Eastman Kodak does not seem to have the necessary fundamentals to remain profitable in this day and age.

  1. The Right Experience At The Helm.

Sahm Adrangi has been doing this for a long time, and he does not believe Eastman Kodak has the right experience at the helm. Considering that Sahm Adrangi has many years of experience managing the investments of multi-billion dollar companies, he definitely knows what he is talking about. Not a good sign for Eastman Kodak to say the least.

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Bob Reina Not Pushing Back

Bob Reina has a powerful mind set about pushing forward and not back. He speaks about what ever our dreams and visions are in life that we should take the necessary steps to get those dreams and visions accomplished. We need to let our fear take the backseat instead of the driver seat.Bob says, “Acting negative will never give you the strength to win.” He had his own dreams and visions when he was a police officer. He had a entrepreneurial itch that he wanted to scratch. He left his steady paycheck at the police force and pushed forward to his dream and vision. There was no more pushing those dreams and visions back for him. He became very disciplined and dedicated to accomplishing his dreams, and he did just that. Learn more: https://homebusinessmag.com/author/bob-reina/

 

So you might ask what does Bob do with this powerful mindset? He is the founder and CEO of Talk Fusion. Here he has given his dedication to help others build their futures and realize their dreams. He helps bring them into reality, and really enjoys giving back to the community. He loves animals and is always donating to the Humane Society. Bob believes in changing lives through actions. He says, “With great success comes greater responsibility.” This helps him to strive more to help others and has become a part of his business DNA. The more people that Bob helps his vision becomes more and more clear. Bob says, “Take the mind set of if I can think it I can do it.” Bob wants people to think positive and push forward to what ever that dream and vision is. Push them forward into existence and not backwards to never happen.

 

 

 

WCS SECURUS TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS THAT MATTER

Contraband cell phone use in prisons is a nationwide issue being dealt with by Securus’ WS Technologies. As of last month, data by Securus Technologies suggested that nationwide occurrences are as serious as it is getting. From July of 2016 through July of 2017 , WCS detection systems prevented millions of illegal communication attempts by prison inmates; it is a safety concern for experts in the department of corrections.

 

Robert Johnson is an ex-police officer who works to resolve gun violence in prison. “Inmates having access to cell phones, being able to use them is a danger to the community. ” For seven years now, Johnson has been addressing device violence since he was strategically attacked by an inmate with a contraband weapon.

 

WCS resolves conflicts of interest with precautionary measures preventing contraband cell phones from being made to connect wirelessly.

 

WCS takes initiative by resolving network security concerns, like this “We are literally putting up a cell phone network,” a Securus spokesperson asking not to be identified, said “Once the phone attaches to the network and a number is dialed, we get to choose what to with that number”. They also work with facilities management to curb stolen cell phone use by reducing red-tape of government laws, and by passing a requirement for wireless carriers to work with device tampering prevention.

 

“While still disturbing, fortunately this latest news is just about a video,” said Captain Johnson. I pray to God every day when I open the newspaper that I’m not going to read another story like mine or Kendarius Edwards Jr’s, the nine-month-old whose violent murder was orchestrated by an incarcerated gang member with a contraband cell phone”.

 

Johnson works for Securus Technologies as a paid consultant now, providing service to the community where he deems fit.

 

WCS Securus Technologies is committed to activities such as information management, incident management, public broadcasts, and emergency response. Technology serving civil and criminal case episodes may be found on.

 

“Securus Technologies: Wireless Containment Solutions Could Have Prevented Latest Inmate Facebook Live Video”, BuisnessWire, August 2017, accessed March 15 2018, https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170814005871/en/Securus-Technologies-Wireless-Containment-Solutions-Prevented-Latest.

 

”Ex-Corrections Officer Works to Disconnect Inmates’ Cell Phones” by Willard Shepherd, Channel 6 News: New Tab, November 2017, accessed on March 14 2018, https://www.nbcmiami.com/news/local/Ex-Corrections-Officer-Works-to-Disconnect-Inmates-Cell-Phones-455464753.html.

 

The Multi-Layered Approach Of Rocketship Education

If you watch the news long enough you might start to lose faith in American society. School shootings, drug crime, a seeming lack of morals, ethics and political leadership all seem to be par for the course these days. But if you dig a little deeper into what is going on in the local levels of society you will start to find more positive happenings.

Take Rocketship Education for example. This is a local charter school based out of California whose curriculum is a breath of fresh air in the education system. This is more than just a learning environment, it is a learning experience. What is learned is very important, obviously, but how children learn is just as important. It gives them a baseline on which they will learn many other things outside of school without really trying.

To help clarify this, Rocketship has core values that they actually teach the children. Most schools will have their values listed on their websites, but Rocketship Education puts those values into action. Last year for example, one of their schools brought upon a project for their students that centered on gratitude. In this project, the students were to simply write down what they were grateful for in regards to a fellow student.

While it sounds like a very simple thing to do, which it is, the lesson it teaches is a social-emotional one. This is more than just teaching math, English and the other core lessons of a school. This teaches the character one needs to actually get along with others in a positive manner. Doing this also fosters a positive environment which is conducive to learning the core lessons much easier.

Rocketship Education takes a multi-layered approach to learning. They do much more than just teach to a test. They teach children the basic and advanced knowledge they will need in the real world, and the social skills to implement that knowledge successfully.

Jed McCaleb Expands Financial Service Options

When Jed McCaleb created Mt. Gox for the players of Magic: The Gathering Online to use as a stock exchange for their cards, he never expected it to blossom into the world’s first bitcoin exchange. When McCaleb created eDonkey2000, he never expected to provide the peer to peer file sharing industry with the protocol they would still use to this day.

With the unorthodox success of his previous companies, it makes one wonder what exactly his new company has in store for the near future. In 2013, along with Joyce Kim, Jed McCaleb created Stellar – a new technology for financial institutions.

The intention of the technology is to provide a cleaner path of communication between banks and other financial organization. By utilizing such technologies, Jed hopes to provide financial services for individuals he calls the unbanked: those with no affordable options for financial services.

Jed claims he got the idea for Stellar after he realized the potential of Bitcoin and understood exactly which problems could be solved by using Bitcoin in the correct way. Instead of creating his own cryptocurrency, he decided to create a system that would allow companies to make easy use of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in a seamless manor.

Jed hopes that his newest innovations will lower the costs of expensive fees that financial institutions are known for. He says that this will enable individuals who could not previously afford financial services to now have them. He hopes to not only provide these services for low and middle class Americans, but to those in developing and third-world countries that have no options what so ever for banking and financial services.

Whether Stellar remains in its current role or not is unknown at this point. If Jed’s previous business tactics are any indication of the future, it is hard to say what exactly the intention of Stellar will be in a few years. Mt Gox. started as a resource for video game players and evolved into something truly special.

While Stellar isn’t one-hundred percent unique technology at the moment, Jed McCaleb has the potential to create something truly unique.

The Original Habanero Shaker Joel Friant’s Innovative Spice Creation

Joel Friant is a free-spirited entrepreneur and small business owner who lives with enthusiasm stemming from his creative ideas being a financial investor. Starting out in real estate working in sales, Friant then transitioned into the restaurant business, creating the concept of fast food thai. While using his creative mind, Joel Friant came up with the Original Habanero Shaker, which contains the Habanero pepper from China, containing the highest capsaicin amounts. This is one of the hottest peppers known to man when it comes to comparing the natural heat level to other peppers that are recognized already for being some of the hottest peppers anyone has discovered.

Habaneros, according to the Scoville heat scale, they have 200,000 heat units, comparing to the average, it’s fifty times higher. Today, Joel Friant is using the invention of his Original Habanero Shaker to revolutionize the spice industry with the goal in mind for the person tasting the food, to have a rememerabal experience. You can describe the Habanero Shaker as a spicy, buttery, and tasty spice that blew Joel Friant away first trying out the pepper in high school. What makes his invention stands out is, most spices are mixed with cheap spices and salt, so what he wanted to do is create an original Habanero spice.

One thing that has been key for his success has been the way he prepares the peppers before even using them. What he does is harvest the Habanero peppers before reaching maturity, which is the process when they start reaching their hottest point, so Friant prefers them to be ripe. When you have a perfect pepper that has been harvested to perfection, it’s a taste among peppers that exceeds the rest. Some of the health benefits that come with the Original Habanero Shaker is being a natural pain killer, and also enhances the body’s immune system, with the pepper being rich in Vitamin A & B with no artificial flavors, preservatives, or additives.

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DAMAC Owner, Hussain Sajwani Builds New Property

For more than a decade, Dubai has had one of the fastest growing local economies and real estate markets in the world. A variety of economic changes have brought a lot of people and new money into the area, which has led to the need for more real estate developments. Today, there are many new glamorous projects that are located all over the city. One of the top real estate developers in all of Dubai is DAMAC Properties.

 

DAMAC Properties is a real estate development firm that has built a wide variety of condo, apartment, and commercial property developments. The company is currently nearing the completion of a new project, which is called Reva Residence. Reva Residences will be one of the premier residential properties in all of Dubai due to the wide variety of benefits and amenities that it will provide to residents.

 

One of the main advantages of the new DAMAC Properties property is that it has a very good location. Reva Residences is located in the Business Bay area of Dubai. This area of the city is very well known for its wide variety of restaurants, nightlife options, shopping, and other local amenities. Business Bay also has many different large employers in the area, which means that residents of the property will not have to commute far to get to work.

 

The community will also have a lot of onsite amenities that could be great for anyone to enjoy. The property will come fully equipped with a fitness center, a great security service, community rooms, and plenty of other amenities that can make it a great place to live. Furthermore, it will have stunning views of the local canal and all units will come fully upgraded with the top finishes available today.

 

For the past 15 years DAMAC Properties has been owned and operated by Hussain Sajwani. Hussain Sajwani is an experienced real estate professional that was educated at the University of Washington but later moved to Dubai. For more than 15 years, Hussain Sajwani has been one of the most powerful real estate professionals in the entire city.

Hussain Sajwani Makes Impressive Business Moves in Dubai

Hussain Sajwani is the Chairman of Global Property Development and founder of DAMAC Proprties. Sajwani graduated from the University of Washington and has a degree in Economics and Industrial Engineering.

 

Hussain Sajwani began his professional catering journey in 1982 and his venture has grown to become one of the prominent leaders int he market with over 200 projects. Sajwani’s companies also serve 15,000 meals per day in the CIS, Africa and the Middle East. He was one of the businessmen to start property market expansion in 2002 in Dubai. This was when he started DAMAC, since he realize that there was a huge opportunity for property development. The company has since expanded to cities such as Abu Dhabi, Doha, Beirut, Riyadh and London. DAMAC has delivered more than 17,900 homes at a variety of progress and planning stages.

 

Hussain Sajwani shares that his typical day involves going to meetings where he communicates with his management team. He also makes sure that he stays up to date on the multiple aspects of his companies and he reaches out to other members of the business community. This helps him to stay away of professional trends and helps him maintain his professional contacts and resources.

 

Sajwani also shares that he makes his ideas a reality by looking into the future. He asserts that he has often observed the state of the city of Dubai and imagined how it would be a decade or two from now. He states that taking calculated risks is an integral part of being a successful businessman and that he only does this if he feels that a new business venture has the potential to be significantly successful. Ultimately, Hussain Sajwani knows that accomplishing great things in life is a matter of not giving in to fear and being willing to take chances.