Archives for May, 2015

Florida Grad Gives Athletes A Jump on Competition

You’ve heard of apps that count your calories, your steps and your heart beats per minute. But did you know that there’s a new way for athletes to monitor even more? By Elizabeth Putfark VERT is a cutting-edge device worn to measure the height and frequency of an athlete’s jumps. Data is displayed on the VERT and can be transmitted instantly to a smart …

Insider Investing Secrets Everybody Needs to Know

Investment Expert Ken Weber on his New Book, Dear Investor, What the H*ll Are You Doing? Interview by Lauren Douglass   After three decades in the investment industry, mutual-fund expert Ken Weber has seen his fair share of missteps – even made a few of his own. His takeaway after years of salvaging poor investment portfolios has been that no matter how smart, wealthy, young …

Dreams of My Mothers: A Story of Love Transcendent

An interview with author Joel L. A. Peterson on his love song to his adoptive and biological mothers By Elizabeth Putfark In the information age, it’s easy to find an answer to just about every question. Yet as anyone with a child of any age knows, there’s one question no amount of blogs or how-to guides can answer – how can I be …