W4CY 11/28/2019 W4VET 12/01/2019

Our first guests today are Dr. Leslie Soiles, Chief Audiologist for HearingLife and spokesperson for The National Campaign for Better Hearing Hearing loss. Dr. Leslie Soiles was born with hearing loss and before receiving hearing aids in college, she would read lips and sit close to her teachers to better understand what people were saying. Once she received hearing aids, her quality of life improved greatly, and in her words, it was “life-changing.” So much so, that she changed majors and pursued a career in audiology.

Tina Soika, SVP of Operations for HearingLife and a trained speech pathologist joins Dr. Solies  to discuss hearing loss an often-misunderstood condition that impacts an estimated 48 million Americans. Helping to Break Down the Stigma Around Hearing Loss and Making Life-Changing Differences Through Hearing Health.  l our guest will also share information about the Campaign for Better Hearing, which encourages people to “Test Your Ears at 60 Years.”For more information go to : https://www.hearinglife.com/

 

 

Our next guest is Patrick Mullane, Executive Director of Harvard Business School Online. Today Mr. Mullane will discuss  the secrets to a successful job search and what employers are looking for in candidates

As Executive Director, he is responsible for managing growth, expansion in global markets, and long-term success. Harvard Business School Online delivers rigorous and immersive courses that enable professionals at every level to advance their careers, positively impact their organizations, and appreciate business in powerful, new ways. Before earning his MBA from Harvard Business School, Patrick served as a captain in a U.S. Air Force intelligence organization and later was the CEO of a manufacturing company. In addition to his MBA, Patrick holds a B.S. in Mathematics from the University of Notre Dame and an M.S. in Project and Systems Management from Golden Gate University.

 

Kathy Cummings leads the Homeownership Solutions and Affordable Housing Programs team for Bank of America’s Neighborhood Lending organization. In her role she helps clients move toward successful homeownership by educating them on the basics of homebuying.

Bank of America SVP, Homeownership Solutions & Affordable Housing Programs, Kathy Cummings discuses:

  • The surprising financial and emotional benefits that come with home ownership
  • How to determine if you’re ready to own a home
  • Steps you can take to get started and where you can get help with the upfront costs of buying a home

 

Cate Kortzeborn – Deputy Regional Administrator at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) San Francisco Office. Ms. Kortzeborn will discuss everything your audience needs to know about the Medicare Open Enrollment period. Medicare Open Enrollment began on Tuesday, October 15 and ends at midnight on Saturday, December 7.

If you have a Medicare health or prescription drug plan, you only have until the end of Open Enrollment, December 7, to make changes to your 2020 plan. Medicare’s new Plan Finder makes it easy to review and compare Medicare Advantage and prescription drug plans. Plan Finder provides a personalized experience to help you learn about different options and select the coverage plan that best meets your needs. Even if you are happy with your current Medicare coverage, comparing plans pay. Every year, Medicare health plans change in cost, coverage, and participating providers. You might find something that better fits your needs, or you may be able to save on prescriptions and other costs. If you miss the December 7 deadline, you will likely have to wait a full year before you can make changes to your plan. 

For more information visit: www.medicare.gov/plan-compare

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Fairfax Radio 2-12-2019

With over 4,500 exhibiting companies, 1,500 speakers and 24 product categories, it is no surprise the Consumer Electronic Show is the largest and most influential technology event on the planet. Lucky for us, what happens in Vegas does NOT stay in Vegas- Our first guest is Tech Expert Steve Greenberg  shared the best of the best from the CES floor with his best in tech preview of 2019.
Steve Greenberg, author of GADGET NATION, travels the world looking for new products to present to inquiring audiences on TV. Steve can be seen every month on NBC’s Today Show. He also routinely appears on The Dr Oz Show and on the nationally syndicated news/talk show Eye Opener. Throughout the year, Steve can be seen demonstrating innovative products in America’s top TV markets as well as Food Network, HGTV and more. For more information go to http://gadgetnation.net/

 

 

Our next guest is Katie Hayes, RDN, ENC Director, Nutrition Communications, its time for a Resolution Revolution! Move beyond the traditional, short-term, and sometimes even unrealistic goals and start thinking about long-term nutrition goals, such as making more conscious food choices. Many Americans still believe that eggs should be avoided for their cholesterol content. However, large eggs are a nutritional powerhouse and one of the few natural food sources of Vitamin D, a nutrient of public health concern that is critical for building strong bones. Katie Hayes will highlight scientific evidence demonstrating how including nutrient-rich eggs fit into a variety of healthy eating patterns. why adding high-quality protein into daily meals can help keep you focused on life changes to improve your mind, body and soul!  For more information go to https://www.eggnutritioncenter.org/

 

 

Our third  guest is Edward Schaeffer, MD, Chief of Urology at Northwestern Medicine, Northwestern Medicine’s Urology program, ranked #1 in Illinois for the last 20 consecutive years, received a $10 million gift to fund the creation of a new multidisciplinary institute dedicated to urologic cancers. The Polsky Urologic Cancer Institute of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University at Northwestern Memorial Hospital (Polsky Urologic Cancer Institute) will offer the most comprehensive approach to treating urologic cancers, including prostate, bladder, kidney and testicular cancers. The new Institute was made possible by a commitment of $10 million from philanthropist Michael Polsky, CEO of Invenergy and a longtime friend to Northwestern Medicine. Northwestern Medicine is dedicated to addressing some of the biggest health issues faced by men: prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and mental health and suicide prevention. Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men, and rates are on the rise. Prostate cancer can often be found before symptoms start by early screening and testing the amount of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) in a man’s blood. This screening is important because in its early stages, prostate cancer often doesn’t cause any symptoms. For more information go to https://www.feinberg.northwestern.edu/faculty-profiles/az/profile.html?xid=34261

 

 

Patrick Mullane, Executive Director of Harvard Business School, Online, Patrick will talk about how Online Courses are easy to take from your home, Can Accelerate Your Career, Improve Your Confidence and Open New Doors in the Work Place. Patrick will further discuss:

· The Harvard Business School approach to online education
· How the online program uses the resources, faculty, and reputation of Harvard Business School to provide the best in business education to learners around the world
· Ways in which taking a course online can impact your professional life
· Innovative digital learning tools that help bring business education to life

For more information go to:https://online.hbs.edu

 

 

Melissa Ridolfi, Vice President, Fidelity Investments. She will be giving the results of a new study which focused on What American’s Top 3 Financial Resolutions are for 2019
What are their regrets are that derailed their progress toward keeping their financial resolutions for 2018 and What are their top financial concerns for 2019. Melissa Ridolfi is Vice President of Retirement and College Leadership for Personal Investing (PI), a unit of Fidelity Investments. Fidelity Investments is a leading provider of investment management, retirement planning, portfolio guidance, brokerage, benefits outsourcing and other financial products and services to more than 20 million individuals, institutions and financial intermediaries.

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KKIM1000 AM & KXKS1090/WWLN1080AM /WDZY1290AM /103.3FM KWDF 840AM/99.7FM 01/19/2019

Our first guest is Katie Hayes, RDN, ENC Director, Nutrition Communications, its time for a Resolution Revolution! Move beyond the traditional, short-term, and sometimes even unrealistic goals and start thinking about long-term nutrition goals, such as making more conscious food choices. Many Americans still believe that eggs should be avoided for their cholesterol content. However, large eggs are a nutritional powerhouse and one of the few natural food sources of Vitamin D, a nutrient of public health concern that is critical for building strong bones. Katie Hayes will highlight scientific evidence demonstrating how including nutrient-rich eggs fit into a variety of healthy eating patterns. why adding high-quality protein into daily meals can help keep you focused on life changes to improve your mind, body and soul!  For more information go to https://www.eggnutritioncenter.org/

 

 

Our next guest is Edward Schaeffer, MD, Chief of Urology at Northwestern Medicine, Northwestern Medicine’s Urology program, ranked #1 in Illinois for the last 20 consecutive years, received a $10 million gift to fund the creation of a new multidisciplinary institute dedicated to urologic cancers. The Polsky Urologic Cancer Institute of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University at Northwestern Memorial Hospital (Polsky Urologic Cancer Institute) will offer the most comprehensive approach to treating urologic cancers, including prostate, bladder, kidney and testicular cancers. The new Institute was made possible by a commitment of $10 million from philanthropist Michael Polsky, CEO of Invenergy and a longtime friend to Northwestern Medicine. Northwestern Medicine is dedicated to addressing some of the biggest health issues faced by men: prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and mental health and suicide prevention. Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men, and rates are on the rise. Prostate cancer can often be found before symptoms start by early screening and testing the amount of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) in a man’s blood. This screening is important because in its early stages, prostate cancer often doesn’t cause any symptoms. For more information go to https://www.feinberg.northwestern.edu/faculty-profiles/az/profile.html?xid=34261

 

 

Our last guest is Patrick Mullane, Executive Director of Harvard Business School, Online, Patrick will talk about how Online Courses are easy to take from your home, Can Accelerate Your Career, Improve Your Confidence and Open New Doors in the Work Place. Patrick will further discuss:

· The Harvard Business School approach to online education
· How the online program uses the resources, faculty, and reputation of Harvard Business School to provide the best in business education to learners around the world
· Ways in which taking a course online can impact your professional life
· Innovative digital learning tools that help bring business education to life

For more information go to:https://online.hbs.edu

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