Patricia Raskin

Patricia Raskin

host of the Patricia Raskin Positive Living radio show, is a nationally recognized, multi-media radio talk show host, award-winning producer, speaker and author.

russell_raskinTune in for the "Debt Solutions" featured segment  when Patricia interviews Russell D. Raskin, Esq., attorney in Providence for over 30 years specializing in bankruptcy law. He will discuss alternatives to Chapter 13 and how new provisions introduced in 2005 make Chapter 11 another more accessible options for individual business clients.  He will also discuss how we can prevent and manage debt in small business and corporations.

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Tune in as Patricia interviews Andy Thomas, career coach, syndicated radio talk show host, nationally touring speaker and newly published author with the release of his book, The Job I Need, Needs Me. Despite our economy slowly improving, America's focus remains on the unemployed. Andy tailored his dynamic approach to the job searching process to handle the unique challenges of today's economy. The Job I Need, Needs Me covers the essentials readers need to know in order to land the job that is actually "right" for them. Andy will discuss how people can reinvent themselves at any age and provides instruction on how to best market oneself in today's economy. The Job I Need, Needs Me provides inspiration and hope, as well as a distinctive blueprint.

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Tune in as Patricia interviews Valorie Burton, author of six books, including How Did I Get So Busy? and Where Will You Go from Here? She is a personal and executive coach who has served hundreds of clients in 40 states and seven countries.  Burton has been featured and quoted in numerous publications including Real Simple, Woman's Day and O, The Oprah Magazine. She also is a regular guest on CNN. She will discuss tools, encouragement, wisdom and strength to successfully navigate our current economic climate with more people than ever dealing with financial challenges, layoffs and professional setbacks.

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michael_cooleyTune in when Patricia interviews Michael Cooley, the CEO of The Quinlan Companies, who is a business development executive with over 20 years experience developing, growing and expanding companies through organic growth, mergers and acquisitions. After living as an abused child, a homeless and drug-addicted teenager, and a completely lost young adult, Mike decided to start over as a different person.  Mike will discuss his new book, Rock Bottom-From the Streets to Success, which tells the story of how he escapes the darkness of his past, eventually puts his life back together, becomes a success in business and in his personal life, and now helps others who may be facing their own challenges.

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doug_nollTune in as Patricia interviews Doug Noll, lawyer turned peacemaker. Ever wonder why peace seems so difficult in the Middle East? In Africa? In Afghanistan and Pakistan? Too often, the headlines trumpet peace and months later declare failure. Why is it that internationally negotiated peace accords may cause more violence and genocide, not less? Why is it that in fifteen years of international climate change conferences, little has been accomplished? Doug, a professional mediator and peacemaker and author of the newly released book Elusive Peace, will help us understand the role of mediators in international conflicts. You will learn why the conflicts in your life seem just as difficult as international crises.

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Tune in when Patricia interviews Joe Navarro, former counterintelligence officer and author of LOUDER THAN WORDS: Take Your Career from Average to Exceptional with the Hidden Power of Nonverbal Intelligence. Joe Navarro, M.A. is the author of the popular books What Every Body is Saying and Phil Hellmuth Presents Read 'Em and Reap.  He will discuss his new book LOUDER THAN WORDS: Take Your Career from Average to Exceptional with the Hidden Power of Nonverbal Intelligence which helps you successfully navigate the business world by training your  brain to see what others are feeling, thinking and intending. Specializing in behavioral analysis, Navarro shows you how to close the deal, keep your customers, secure new ones and lead  your company with confidence.

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stuart_diamondTune in as Patricia interviews Stuart Diamond, Wharton Professor and Pulitzer Prize winning former journalist for the New York Times. He is the author of a revolutionary new book GETTING MORE: How to Negotiate to Achieve Your Goals in the Real World. He will discuss rational approaches to negotiations drawn from the experiences of the over 30,000 course participants he has taught in 45 countries.

 

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mari_anne_snowTune in for "The Effective Social Media" feature when she interviews Mari Anne Snow, CEO, SophiaThink Consulting. An innovative and highly energetic business problem solver, Mari Anne, veteran of multiple industries, has worked with organizations, large and small, to cost-effectively implement non-disruptive change. A seasoned, business technologist, she advocates for the use of the most up-to-date tools (including social media and collaboration technologies) to accelerate change adoption and increase employee engagement. She will discuss how to help companies utilize social media to manage change, navigate growth and attain measurable business results.

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jackie_freibergTune in when Patricia interviews Dr. Jackie Freiberg, best-selling author, professional speaker and co-author of the forth-coming NANOVATION: How a Little Car Can Teach the World to Think Big. For more than 20 years, Jackie has been helping people build great leadership brands and helping companies become BEST places to work - places where the BEST people can do the BEST work.

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jay_jessupTune in as Patricia interviews Jay Jessup, co-owner of Platform Strategy, prominent figure in the personal brand strategy field. In his new book Fame 101, Jay shares behind-the-scenes strategies of entertainment industry notables, evangelists, celebrity lawyers, winning politicians, and others. From these personal branding and publicity secrets, Fame 101 creates a success blueprint for anyone wanting a fast track to the top of their field.  He will discuss the radical branding strategies they use to create and maximize brands for authors, business leaders, scientists, and others who want to harness the power of personal branding.

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