CNN’s Anderson Cooper recently had some fun moderating a spoof dog debate to help find the Obama family’s new pet.

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According to Ben Stein, now is the time to shop if you can afford it. With low prices and great deals, consumers with cash are in a good place, the economist told CNN's Anderson Cooper on AC 360.

Stein, whose vast résumé includes economist, author, documentary filmmaker, Presidential...


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Premiere Celebrates 15 Years!

By Duane Ward, Posted January 6th 2009

While the beginning of a new year is always reason to celebrate, Premiere Speakers Bureau is particularly excited about this New Year’s Day, as 2009 marks our 15-year anniversary.

Call it a milestone, benchmark or simply “the first chapter,” but Premiere has just completed a...


Motivation and sales strategist Chip Eichelberger recently met with Premiere Speakers Bureau’s agent team for their quarterly training meeting. Eichelberger spoke about getting “switched on”, his term for living and working with purpose, direction and passion. A resident of...


Students, teachers and administrators at the Ron Clark Academy received an unexpected Christmas present this year. A few days before Christmas, Ron Clark, the founder of the innovative school in inner-city Atlanta, received a note from Oprah Winfrey. Included in the note was a check for $365,000....


The following was originally posted on Ruben Gonzalez's blog:

The thought processes that help you get to the Olympics are the same thought processes that will help you succeed in business and in life.

Successful people in all walks of life think big, focus on the possibilities, and take consistent...


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Success Is Not Convenient

By Ruben Gonzalez, Posted January 5th 2009

The following was originally posted on Ruben Gonzalez's blog:

What are you willing to do to reach your goals? All you need to do is whatever it takes - whether it’s convenient or not.

Here’s a small, tiny in fact, part of what I’m doing to get ready for the Vancouver Olympics,...


Fox News Channel just released its first preview of Glenn Beck’s new daily television program, Glenn Beck. The show premieres Jan. 19 and is said to be somewhat different from Beck’s former program on CNN Headline News.

Beck spent most of December touring the country with his new...


[This is part two of "15 Tips from Keith Ferrazzi". If you missed part one, read it here. And now for tips 8 through 15.]

#8 Draft off a big kahuna.
Get to know some of the most well-known folks at the conference or the conference organizers themselves and hang with them. The important people will...


Lieutenant Colonel Steve Russell commanded the unit that was a central player in the hunt and capture of Saddam Hussein. LTC Russell speaks across the country, rallying the American public to support the troops with victory, not just words. In November, was elected to the senate in his home state...