Monthly Archives: March 2012

2012 March 27, featuring Kathy Caprino, MA author of Breakdown Breakthrough, and Lorne Rubis author of The Character Triangle

Guest: Kathy Caprino Founder/President, Kathy Caprino, M.A. is a nationally-recognized women’s work-life and career expert, speaker, and author of Breakdown, Breakthrough: The Professional Woman’s Guide to Claiming a Life of Passion, Power, and Purpose. Kathy is a former corporate VP, trained psychotherapist, seasoned career coach, and sought-after writer and speaker on women’s issues. A popular blogger on women’s career topics and trends, she is a top media source, and has appeared in more than 100 leading newspapers and magazines and on national radio and TV.

Guest: Lorne Rubis author of the Character Triangle, Build Character, Have and Impact and Inspire Others. Lorne Rubis is the president and CEO of Ryzex, a global mobile technology solutions provider. As a general manager, facilitator and consultant, his career has focused on driving organizational change and performance improvement. Lorne has had executive leadership roles in start-ups, small, mid-size, and Fortune 50 companies, which are public and private, as well as domestic and international. As an entrepreneur he co-founded and ran a successful consulting business.

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2012 March 12, featuring Nicole Feuer, Co-Founder of Start Over Smart Expo NY, and a panel of guest on dating and life after divorce

Guest: Nicole Feuer: Co-founder of the Start Smart Divorce Expo,. is a Divorce and Family Mediator. After training at The Divorce and Mediation Training Association in Boston, Nicole continued her education at New York’s Center for Mediation Training and with Kenneth Neumann, a pioneer in the field.  Nicole also has advanced training in Custody and Visitation from The Westchester Mediation Center, where she is a volunteer mediator.  She is an active board member of Family and Divorce Mediation Council of Greater New York and a member of the New York State Council of Divorce Mediation.  Before becoming a mediator, Nicole earned a B.A. from Tulane University and a Master’s Degree in Nutrition from New York University.

Nicole recently went through her own divorce. This personal process, coupled with her experience as a divorce mediator, lead to her desire to create The Start Over Smart Expo.

Panel: Guests talking about experience on, dating and life after divorce.

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2012 March 6, featuring John Tarnoff and Victoria Costello, author of A Lethal Inheritance

Guest: John Tarnoff’s current focus is to develop stronger ties between the Media/Entertainment industry and higher education, addressing the challenges of preparing new talent for this rapidly evolving industry in the digital age. As a consultant, he is developing strategies and programs for clients including Carnegie Mellon University’s Masters of Entertainment Industry Management graduate program,[1] the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, and ACME Network, a digital distance learning company.

Previously, he served as Head of Show Development at DreamWorks Animation.

Guest: Victoria Costello,  part memoir, part scientific detective story in the tradition of “Henrietta Lacks,” in A LETHAL INHERITANCE Emmy Award-winning science writer Victoria Costello investigates her family lineage for clues to the mental unraveling of her seventeen-year-old son Alex. Eventually she ties Alex’s descent into hallucinations and months of shoeless wandering on the streets of L.A. to a dark family secret: the apparent suicide of his great-grandfather on a New York City railroad track in 1913.

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