New Friends Await You On Skout’s Platfrom

What Do You Do When You Know That You Need More Friends?

When you move to a new town, start a new job or just need a bigger social circle of friends, one of the best ways to solve these problems is to take time to network with people on social media sites. I find the traditional social media sites to be boring, and it is actually hard to develop real relationships with people because it is hard to focus on relationship building on those sites. Then, there are online dating websites, which means to me to be “only dating” websites. If you go onto an online dating website, you will likely only meet dates, and those types of connections happen rarely on the usual online dating sites. That is why I started an account on Skout. They offer a new, innovative way to meet people for dating or friendship.

Using Skout is easy, and you can meet friends on their platform with little to no stress at all. You can also take those online friendships into the real world if you feel like you have made a good match with someone on their platform. If you find yourself interested in meeting someone on Skout’s platform after talking to them on the messenger, then you can always set up a time to meet in person. You should always take the necessary safety precautions of meeting in public places, and you should let someone you know already know that you are meeting with someone new that you met from Skout.

It is thrilling to meet someone from Skout that you have already built a relationship with. It is definitely an experience worth having. I am so surprised at the types of people that I have met on Skout’s network. Every time I log on there is a new friend waiting. This information is also available in an article by Adweek.

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Coriant Looks To A Future Headed By Shaygan Kheradpir

The optical networking specialist Coriant has recently announced the planned movement of CEO Pat DiPietro has taken place with technology industry veteran Shaygan Kheradpir taking up the role of CEO. Kheradpir has a long history in the industry that Coriant states has seen him spend the last 28 years working in various positions and for many different companies at the top of their respective industries; Coriant is one of the newest entrants to the technology and networking industry, but can draw on decades of experience in the Nokia, Tellabs and Sycamore Technologies companies that have been formed into Coriant.

Shaygan Kheradpir is not a man to shy away from a challenge and has shown this throughout his long and distinguished career as an executive specializing in the technology and financial industries. Kheradpir is perhaps best known for taking on the problems facing the financial industry through his role at Barclays where he developed the basis of the mobile payments technology still used today.

Kheradpir looks to maintain his strong links with the communities he has lived and worked in, including a position with Cornell University where he seeks to bring new technologies to the attention of the industry. The technology veteran also seeks to make sure the people of his local community are well served with a strong YMCA for whom he sits on the board.

As Pat DiPietro returns to the Marlin Equity Partners parent company of Coriant the aim is for Kheradpir to use his almost three decades of experience to guide Coriant to greater successes; prior to accepting the role as CEO Shaygan Kheradpir completed a complete review of Coriant in a bid to seek out the best options in taking the company to as successful a future as possible.

George Soros Take On The Greece-Turkey Negotiations Refugee Crisis

The article by George Soros about the European Unions negotiations of deportees into Greece from Turkey is very informative, balanced, and published by the New York Review of Books. It addresses the need for philanthropy and humanitarian efforts, but in a smart way that doesn’t put Germany or the rest of Europe in greater harm. There are several fundamental problems of the current negotiation that was pointed out and also an emphasis on how those problems can be fixed. The flaws of the negotiation mentioned on are it wasn’t negotiated by Europe, it’s under-funded, not voluntary for countries involved, and is especially detrimental to Greece.

When a bigger organization on that exists of member states or countries exists, there must be equal representation and voice in crucial decisions that affect those respective nations. One country or leader of the EU creating policy that is widespread for Europe is problematic and George Soros was right in this assessment. Each location is different with specialized needs and regulation, a policy adopted by the EU should take this into consideration. Each nation should have a voice and vote to reach a consensus that isn’t only considerable of each country, but that benefits Europe, the region, and the world as a whole.

Any project or engagement that is under-funded is set-up for failure from the beginning and/or will cost more in the long run. Enacting and promoting policy that doesn’t have the financial details worked out can be disastrous. This observation by George Soros is accurate and respected, especially considering his financial expertise and success. A rigorous monetary system should be set in place to deal with the crisis or the outreach should match the means and capability of nations in the European Union.

The negotiations were also mentioned to be flawed by George Soros due to it not being voluntary by member states nor specialized to the respective locations. Some refugees are sent to undesired locations and ones that are settled in specific locations may be sent back. The inclusion of all member states based on specific localized data will minimize detrimental mishaps like this. The final issue with the negotiations mentioned in the article address how Greece will suffer from being a de facto and unable to make good on obligations with their means. A single nation should not take the blunt of the weight in an EU negotiated deal and this also promotes a domino effect that can spill to other countries.

These modifications should be more inclusive of all member states and specialized to those areas. Additionally, it was recommended that the European Commissions Multi-annual Financial Framework is re-opened to allow parameters to fund this crisis. Also, that the restructuring of the European Union borrowing system and providing grants to the most current affected countries like Greece, Turkey, Jordan, and others will be in the best interest of the EU.

George Soros is a very successful businessman , philanthropist, activist, investor, author, and humanitarian that is the chairman of Soros Fund Management and Open Society Foundations with a net worth of 25 billion dollars.

Read more about George at The New York Times.

A Silent Moment for Stephen P. Murray

Today we speak about Steve Murray and attempt to do so in honor and with a moment of respectful silence.

The financial mogul who is now deceased held the prior CCMP Capital firm as CEO and as an investor known the world over. This recognition comes today due to a news of Steve Murray’s death. Though he took leave from his duty in office, the headlines across America could only pronounced him dead in the spring of 2016.

The ongoing health issues he faced have not been disclosed to the public at the moment.

In his absence, the prolific financial professional, Greg Brenneman now chairs the CCMP Capital firm and its public reputation. Greg Brenneman jumpstarted a career by establishing himself as the owner of Quiznos Sub. He also led the Burger King Corporation with great success.

These advancements in his career gives him perfect standing for absolute authority over the of CCMP Capital agency. A position that comes with tremendous respect in the closed industry of investment. But Brenneman first earned his diploma from Washburn University, the Topeka, Kansas college. He then excelled in his MBA program finished at Harvard Business School.

The private equity investment firm he now manages is found, located in its headquarters on 245 Park Avenue, NY., New York. The group is an investment giant to say the least. One that holds registration with the U.S. Government as a partnership with limited liability clauses. This status is the result of the group officially “spinng-out” from JP Morgan Chase who was recognized as CCMP’s parent company.

But Greg Brenneman owes a tremendous amount to Stephen P. Murray who was born in the United States on August 2, 1962. Murray also impresses the world with his educational credentials by attending Boston College where he studied, graduated and earned an economics degree.

That very education would propel Stephen Murray above his competitors in his future and career founded within the investment sectors.

As the all-American we know, Steve Murray’s tale eventually influenced the planet. He inspires businessmen due to his work in forming the organization we speak of today: CCMP Capital. Before Brenneman began his lead, Murray put on a world platform the CCMP Capital name that we can acknowledge now.

Chemical and Chase and JP Morgan Partner found its own space in business but in 1984 was still under its founder, the Morgan Partners. Nevertheless, things and the world at large have transformed and likewise has CCMP Capital.

Their transactions exceed multi-million dollar amounts regularly.

It continues to operate transactions the world experiences by the simple decisions it makes.

Top 4 Secrets To Transforming Business Success Through Venture Capitalism By Marc Sparks

Surely, Venture Capital powerhouse, Marc Sparks has a gamut best business practices to empower today’s entrepreneurs. In fact, he’s been quite generous in revealing his top-4 picks as a recent CNN iReport piece reads. So what’s the key feature every venture capitalist need to promote and sell a business or patent successfully? “An award-winning presentation strategy?” Yes, that’s right!

Interestingly, that’s not the singular commodity. A presentation cannot yield positive feedback if it doesn’t have the correct formula. Marc Sparks recommends the following four strategies to garner maximum outcome:
First, utilize visual tools effectively and make every point count.

Why overproduce graphics that really do not add value to the presentation? Entrepreneurs often waste time on visual attributes while forgetting the relevant content of a presentation. In addition, it’s sensible to exploit data and author a legitimate narrative.

The best venture capitalists possess an extensive knowledge of manipulating data. They’ll exercise this craft to present data correctly so as to educate consumers. Consequently, it should outline a create plan, so it counts to makes use of data mining and research to cement investors interest.

Thirdly, entrepreneurs should keep their presentation simple to avoid overwhelming the audience. The best route is to harness factual information and present it in a logic sense. Additionally, it’s pragmatic to explain any complex topics without abetting confusion. Lastly, share success as a unit and not individually.

With multiple parties contributing to a patent or prototype, it’s novel to acknowledge their contribution. Business ideas are greatest when it’s understood to depth. If a team is a grand architect, it requires the entire group effort to do the presentation.

So who’s Marc Sparks? A vehicle of venture capitalism, Marc Sparks has formed a group of companies. He’s certainly an entrepreneurship extremist. Sparks conceived his first business plan as a high school graduate. “They Can’t Eat You,” recounts this memory.

It’s his first published journal, an exceptional memoir that received positive feedback. A business visionary, Marc shares his insights with aspiring entrepreneurs. Companies have enlisted his services countless times to maximize earnings and restructure corporate functions.