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Status Labs Can Assist Businesses In Reputation Matters

Millions of people prefer to make their purchases online. In-store retail sales are slowly going the way of the dinosaur. Fueled in large part by the spending habits of Generation Y consumers, purchases through digital media are on the ascent. Businesses may be making a good transition to the new market from a technocratic perspective, but their overall strategies are limited. A system to facilitate the physical action of completing sales is in place. Effectively managing the brand’s reputation is often woefully inadequate.

Whatech.com published an informative article that addressed the dangers a business can face once its reputation is in tatters. Specifically, the article pointed out that online consumers take reputation extremely seriously. The consumers also look at security, social media activity, published reviews, and more in order to arrive at their opinions.

Many business owners do not react properly when something appears online that is capable of harming a reputation. They either react too slow, reacting inadequately, or fail to react at all. Many businesses do not even have the current online presence to help craft a managed imaged. As a result, the minute something negative appears online, the negative commentary becomes the only thing people searching online discover. No business is going to live up to its potential in such a landscape.

Dealing with online reputation problems is best handled by turning the duties over to Status Labs. Co-founded by former copywriter Darius Fisher, Status Labs works are developing and repairing online reputations for individuals and businesses. The company supports those dealing with document dumps, bad reviews, unwanted media attention, and more.

Status Labs has done such work for a significant number of clients. 1,500 people from 35 countries around the globe have signed up for the Austin, TX-based company’s help. Status Labs also runs offices in New York, NY and San Paulo, Brazil. The company’s growth figures show the services provided by Status Labs is both appreciated and in demand.

Business owners truly should invest time and funds in crafting the proper online image. Once a reputation suffers, sales are going to follow.

Brazilian Marcio Alaor, Entrepreneur and Executive BMG

Marcio Alaor is the head executive of the Brazilian bank BMG and is by far one of the largest and most well known executives in Brazil. Marcio Alaor seems to always be in the headlines pertaining to new technologies and new infrastructure in the city. Marcio was responsible for transforming a warehouse that was primarily only used to store grain and flipped that into a giant food court that is of major importance in the city.

Marcio Alaor recapped the new products and new technologies from the 2016 technology fair. The 2016 fair certainly did not turn the world upside down, but showed how the world is quickly evolving. Marcio stated that there is a drone that can accomadate a passenger. The drone is produced by the Ehang Chinese company and they are continually working out all the kinks. Marcio eludes that the drone does not require to be driven. Instead, all that needs to be done is to program your trip into its computer and kick back and relax as it takes you exactly where you want to go. Marcio compares the drone to “flying” cars that have always been predicted in our future. At the show, Marcio Alaor was the one who revealed the new 2017 Chevrolet Bolt. What makes the Bolt so special is that it is electric and that in the next few years, the amount of electric cars available to the public will see a dramatic increase.

BMG bank will soon merger with the bank Itau. BMG bank’s executive Marcio Alaor is more than happy to celebrate the merger because of the partnership it will create. BMG will not change its current practices, as the bank Itau will primarily do its business in the payroll loans department.

Marcio also brings up one of Brazil’s major economy boosting companies called Tag Heuer. Tag Heuer has been in business for more than 150 years and the watches they produce are famous worldwide. They specialize in sport’s watches and many celebrities including star athletes have been seen wearing them, which only dramatically increases their bottom line. Marcio states that Tag Heuer’s business and popularity will continue to skyrocket in Brazil because Brazilian’s adore the company’s main man, Ayrton Senna.

Entrepreneur Marcio Alaor presented a list of the top airlines, including, but not limited to, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Japanese All Nippon Airways, Swiss Airlines. Executive and entrepreneur Marcio Alaor knows all about the Brazilian economy and certainly will continue to support it and do what he can to continue to make it grow.

Marcio And His Outrageous Success

Marcio Alaor is one of the most successful people that the BMG bank has ever seen. Not because he is the vice president, but because of where he came from before he worked for the bank. He had to work nearly double as hard as others who had worked for the bank in the past.

As a businessman, Marcio Alaor has always been very professional. He has worked to make his clients happy, no matter what position he held. He worked very hard to make the business that he had and make it work. He always made sure that he remained dedicated and driven. If the work that he offered to his clients was not something that he would be proud of or want to have done to him, he did it the right way. He always made sure that the clients of his business were happy above all else.

Before he worked for the bank, Marcio Alaor caught the eye of a business executive for BMG bank. This man was impressed with Marcio Alaor. He knew that the young man was a hard worker and that he was dedicated to his job. This was something that he always looked for in potential employees and he made sure that he told Marcio Alaor he was the right fit for the bank. He offered him an entry-level banking position, which Alaor took with gusto. He worked hard when he began working for the bank.

Part of his hard work at the bank may have been due to the work that he did prior to the banking position. He was a shoe shiner. He worked to shine the shoes of people who worked as executives and big banking positions. This is how he met the executive who offered him the job at the bank. He would not have had the opportunity had he been distracted or not interested in working. He worked very hard as a shoe shiner and the executive liked what he saw. He did not care that Marcio Alaor did not have banking experience, he wanted him on his team.

The job offer paid off for Marcio Alaor. He took the position and ran with it. He was very successful and always went above and beyond what he was required to do. For this reason, he gained many promotions from the bank. He rose his way to success in the banking world and now sits happily on the empire that he made for himself. He is the vice president of BMG bank, a position that he could have only dreamed of in the past. He always works to make sure that he still remains as driven as the shoe shiner he once was.

George Soros: Trump is Helping ISIS

The 2016 Presidential Elections’ campaigning in the United States is now in full swing, and is heating up. Soon, the primary elections will shake out the weaker candidates and, eventually, the contest will be between two candidates, one Democrat, the other Republican.

Still, now it’s possible that multi-billionaire Michael Bloomberg will enter the race as well and become the third bidder for the Oval Office.

While it’s still not sure who will win the primaries, Hillary Clinton used to be sure shot on the Democratic side. Things have changed and now she got a serious opponent from her party, Bernie Sanders.

Most recently, Hillary asked the voters to stop shopping around and give her the mandate. Meanwhile, on the Republican side, Donald Trump has become a serious contender, making it quite possible that it will be Clinton vs. Trump during November’s elections.

Trump, with wealth estimated between $4 to $5 billion dollars, is using his own money to help in getting elected. Yet, there’s a man five times richer who’s supporting Clinton’s campaign- George Soros himself.

To aid her campaign, Hillary Clinton claimed that Trump’s remarks about banning Muslims from entering the United States are helping ISIS to recruit terrorists. ISIS has certainly picked up on Clinton’s comments and now, indeed, is using Trump’s speech as a recruiting tool.

Now, George Soros comes to Clinton’s rescue and echoes what she has said. According to Forbes, Soros stated that “Trump is doing the work of ISIS.” In addition, he criticized another Republican candidate, Ted Cruz, while claiming that Hilary will win in a landslide.

It’s still early in the campaign, but already rough statements about Trump’s alleged assistance to ISIS are taking place. Meanwhile, Hillary is becoming more desperate. It’s likely that the comments and accusations on both sides will heat up.

Donald Trump is also a tough opponent, he surely will fire back at Clinton. And George Soros will likely make more controversial statements. More hard rhetoric is to come. In fact, we got ten more months of it coming.

Life of Ricardo Guimarães,the President of Banco BMG

It is often said that people who are born with silver spoons in their mouths feel entitled, but it takes a great person to see past the family wealth and work hard to make a name for him or herself. Ricardo Guimarães was born into a wealthy family, actually one of the most affluent families in Brazil, but has always been hardworking and innovative. His family’s wealth came from the Land Credit Bank, which was founded by his grandfather in 1930 and has since stayed in the family. His father inherited it from his grandfather.

Ricardo grew up learning the business and began working in the bank in 1980 as an assistant. Despite already having a job in the family business, he took the initiative of earning a university degree in Business Administration. He continued to learn at the feet of his father in preparation for him to take over the company. Ricardo took over the company in 1998 and is currently the President of the bank.

Many people would say that under the leadership of Ricardo, the bank has flourished and is leading in the Brazilian financial sector. He did this by using a structure that enabled the bank to close deals with limited interests and therefore making it convenient for those who needed personal loans. However, Ricardo did not only focus his wealth and energy on the bank but also made numerous investments in various industries. He always gets motivation from great initiatives which made him invest in agriculture and mining. Nevertheless, Ricardo is not all business all the time. He has an interest in the country’s football which helped him gain eminence in the sports world.

He is quite passionate about the football club, offering sponsorship to the teams and had held command of a group called Alvinegro Club. He also created an investment fund in football athletes known as the Ricardo Soccer BR1. Nonetheless, being an entrepreneur and sports fan that he is, he learnt to strike a balance between the two by assuring the Brazilian people that his bank does not support any particular team. So the bank neutrally sponsors the football games and also uses that platform for advertisement purposes.

Ricardo has over the years earned the respect and admiration of many people in the country including the most powerful people such as the Secretary of State Government and the President of the Legislative Assembly of Minas Gerais. He received an Honors degree in 2011 which was in honour of his committed development of sports in the country. It is safe to say that Ricardo is carrying the family name to great heights.

The Importance of Client Relationships

As a leading entrepreneur and investor, Brad Reifler has spent decades cultivating client relationships. As a result of his efforts, he has been able to start and build one successful company after another. While much of his time has been spent developing business strategies that would vault his companies to the top of the financial services industry, he has also spent much of his time making sure he got to know his clients and their financial goals very well. Individual attention, combined with his vast knowledge of investing, has helped Brad become one of the most trusted and sought-after individuals when it comes to needing sound financial advice.

Although CrunchBase shows that the deals primarily with numerous clients who are seeking to create solid retirement plans through smart investments, Brad also takes time to deal with clients from other walks of life. For example, while he may spend part of a day speaking with retirees about their financial goals, he can also be found working with members of Wall Street investment firms as well as prominent board members from various Fortune 500 companies. However, what sets Brad apart from so many other CEOs is his commitment to providing personalized attention to each client’s account. Rather than simply let others handle all the details regarding the company’s clients, Brad personally sees to it that each and every client is satisfied with their service and are having all their questions answered in a clear and concise manner.

Using this approach in business is not unique. However, as with any type of business strategy, some people are better at it than others. No matter the situation, Brad has developed a reputation for being perhaps the best at his craft. Having had the experience of starting and building multiple companies, he understands that if his clients meet their goals and achieve success, so does he and his company. In order to make sure he stays ahead of the latest business trends, Brad regularly meets with some of the world’s leading economists to discuss both national and international issues that are pertinent to financial services, and that’s a part of why he’s so followed on Twitter. Rather than sit back and wait for things to happen, Brad believes in making things happen and creating the trends that other companies will eventually follow. By always having a very proactive approach with his companies and clients, Brad virtually guarantees his clients will achieve each and every one of their financial goals.  Brad’s Reuters tips have set the standard for investment advice.

Radicals Threaten the Establishments Insanity Cycle

As far as presidential elections go, the upcoming 2016 election will be the first in decades that the American people have a chance to vote for a selection of candidates versus the two pre-approved choices. Two candidates, Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders, are about as far apart in views as two individuals can be yet both are exactly what the average American voter is looking for, change.

It has been a while since we have had a non-Bush or Clinton in the White House; the public is ready for something new and with Sanders and Trump satisfying the far-right and far-left, the Establishment is nervously begging voters to “stay sane” and choose one of the pre-approved, Establishment-friendly candidates. The possibility of radical candidate they can identify with in the mix is exciting for Americans and threatens to tear down the roots of insanity that has created one of the most charged political climates in history.

As Jon Urbana demurs on Bloomberg, Trump and Sanders may seem like crazy choices with their ideas and opinions leaning to the farthest sides of the spectrum however voting for the “same” candidates year after year and expecting things to change sounds equally crazy.

The question posed by Robert Parry sums up the urge to “stay sane” by the Establishment and vote for an approved candidate, is perfectly mind-boggling. “Is that ‘staying sane’ or ‘staying insane’?”

Healthy Coffee Becomes a Reality

There are certain things in life that some people may not believe until they witness it. One such bold concept is healthy coffee. Millions of people spend money on coffee every year because they love the taste of it. Many people are interested in the caffeine that is associated with coffee. Few people have ever mentioned coffee in relation to health. Bernardo Chua became a leader by bringing the concept of healthy coffee to the market.

The thing that amazes people is that there is such a thing as healthy coffee. Chua made this revelation by adding an ingredient that was associated with healing on the continent of Asia, and he’s been blasting the fact on Twitter for some time now. Many people have been using ingredients like mushrooms-among other things-to cure various elements. And all this time that these various healing ingredients were used few people in Asia made the connection to market coffee to the main string with any type of healing ingredients. There are a bevy of different teas that are connected with healing, but the concept of coffee was very new. Fortunately, Bernardo was up for trying something new. In fact, he was more than willing to take the healthy coffee concept to a global audience.

Bernardo Chua has been able to build a successful organization because he has laid the groundwork. And for the production of his products he has only chosen the best of the best for the ingredients. He has secured the finest coffee beans for his organic coffee. He has gathered stellar ingredients for his personal care products. Chua has also been able to sale a large variety of beverages because he implemented the best possible ingredients for healing and consumers are intrigued by these beverages.

OrganoGold is a company that is growing because the demand continues as the buzz picks up about this healthy coffee. There are coffee fans that are flooding Facebook and Twitter with rave reviews about this brand of coffee. It seemed like something that may have started, but it would slowly fizzle out. The reality however is that the concept of healthy coffee was something that seemed so unbelievable that the allure is still grabbing the attention of coffee drinkers.

OrganoGold is perfect for people that are looking for organic ingredients for their coffee. It is a delectable beverage that is sure to suit the interest of true coffee lovers that want to treat themselves to healthy premium coffee.

What Is All This Talk About Samir Tabar? Who Is This Guy?

If you have been paying attention to the capital strategy market you might be asking yourself who in the world is Sam Tabar and why are people talking about him? For those of you that have no clue, Sam Tabar is an attorney based out of New York City. Sam specializes in capital strategy.

If you are wondering why you are hearing about Sam Tabar, it’s because he is great at what he does and he’s just become CEO of FullCycle Fund. If, on the other hand you are not hearing about Sam Tabar, it is because his clients know his strategy works and perhaos they want to keep it a secret. Regardless, there are a few things about Sam you will want to take note of.

Sam Tabar has a small truckload of experience and continues to gain even more experience with everything he does. Success is no stranger to Sam or people that know, like and trust him. So, what should we say about Sam? Let’s start with this,
In the year 2000, About.me shows Sam earned his BA with honors from Oxford University, which is located in Oxford England. In 2001 Sam joined Skadden, Arps, Slater, Meagher & Flom LLP as an Associate and soon went on to become the managing director of business development at SPARX Group. The success of Sam Tabar soon led him to join Bank of America, Merrill Lynch and many more successful companies.

Another one of Sam Tabar’s many talents is that he is able to speak fluent English French and Japanese. This has helped him to aid many of his clients that speak these languages. As a prominent attorney and capital strategist, Sam knows the ins and outs of business and start up companies. For example in 2015 or so it was reported that Sam added a startup company that helps women in America and Africa to his portfolio. The name of the company is THINX. In this case it was the business model that attracted Sam to the company. Sam Tabar was not looking to invest but the model caught his attention and the rest is, as they say, history.  It inspired him in other aspects of his life as well, as it got Sam Tabar to open up his own GoFundMe page as well.

Regardless of what you know or have just learned about Sam Tabar, success is bound to follow Sam and the projects he touches for years to come. If you want to know what to do to be successful, reach out to Sam and follow what he does. You will enjoy the style and the things you learn along the way. We know because everyone we ask said that love Sam Tabar.

Keith Mann Philantropist Supports NYPD & Education

New York philanthropist Keith Mann believes strongly in supporting the local police, especially when the cops are under fire. At a time when many believe the police should be made to answer for indiscriminate shootings of black people, and more and more protests spring up around the country, Mann shows his appreciation for the boys in blue.

Last January, he made it a point to have lunch delivered to the 54th Precinct. He repeated the gesture in February to make sure it was noticed, saying the officers deserved to be thanked for their service, and not attacked while they are doing their jobs. He adds also that policemen have families and are people too behind their uniforms. Their training and how they react to situations that civilians never face is what makes them different.

Mann fears rising violence for the police. Us against them mentality is detrimental to society as a whole. He feels citizens should be ready to step in and help the police if need be. Mann encourages all citizens to support their local police department. Rallies have been held in support of police officers during the past year.

Keith Mann has worked in the executive search industry for the past 15 years. He began his career with Dynamic Associates as Manager of the Alternate Investments Division. Mann rose through the ranks until he was vice president. He founded Dynamics Search Partners in 2009 and is acting CEO. He is an expert in hedge fund compensation, staffing, and hiring.

A dedicated philanthropist, Mann last year held a fundraiser for Uncommon Schools to help low-income students go to college. He has contributed money to another educational endeavor, DonorsChoose.org. This is a website where teachers can post their upcoming projects and request donations or other assistance. Follow Keith on Twitter and Facebook to stay up to date on his philanthropic endeavors.

This article recapped http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/nypd-receives-support-from-new-york-philanthropist-keith-mann-300037143.html