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MPI-NC: Episode “Caught In The Crossfire” With Mike Sexton & Johnny Lee

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Tune In in to Sharon Bennett, host of The Marketing Pulpit Radio Show, which airs Tuesday, September 30, 2014 for the episode “Caught In The Crossfire”.  Her guests, Mike Sexton, Domestic Violence Public Awareness Specialist and Johnny LeeFounder of Peace At Work, will discuss the fallout of Domestic Violence in the workplace.

Domestic violence can happen anywhere.  But what action can you take when it shows up at the workplace?  What happens if the abuser follows the victim to work  enraged and out of control?  Is it possible for innocent coworkers to get caught in the crossfire?  What can employers do to ensure the safety of employees?  Tune In on Tuesday morning at 10:30am by calling (215) 383-3872 or listen 24/7 online at www.marketingpulpit.com.

If you know someone at work in a domestic dispute or if you are in a DV situation, please contact the Domestic Violence Hotline for HELP at 800-777-7233.   Also visit www.peaceatwork.org/ for Workplace Safety Resources.

MPI-DC Guest: Matriarch Ms. Geneva Gatewood – Celebrating 94 Years of Life

I had my greatest guest ever today on my radio show, the Marketing Pulpit, which broadcasts nationally on Radio-One and Marketing Pulpit International. 

mom_robert_xmas2008Mrs. Geneva Gatewood, thanks to Leon Gatewood, was a surprise call-in guest to the show to celebrate her 94th birthday. I am still teary-eyed at the gesture.

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MPI-NC Explores “Domestic Violence In The Workplace” With Guests Mike Sexton & Johnny Lee

528631_105072379647575_1952258466_nMikeJohnnyTune In Tuesday, September 23, 2014, as MPI-NC host, Sharon Bennett,  and her guests, Mike Sexton, Domestic Violence Public Awareness Specialist and Johnny Lee, founder of Peace At Work, discuss “Domestic Violence In The Workplace”.  A study has shown that sixty-six percent of senior corporate executives believe their company’s financial performance would benefit from addressing the issue of domestic violence among their employees.  Another study showed that homicide is by far the most frequent fatality women workers experience at work.  Does your company or employer have a domestic violence prevention policy?  Tune In on Tuesday mornings at 10:30am by calling (215) 383-3872 or listen 24/7 online at www.marketingpulpit.com.

References: Roper Starch Worldwide for Liz Claiborne.  Report 908, Bureau of Labor Statistics, US Department of Labor.

 

MPI’s Gatewood on “Ask the Expert” Panel

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Starting or operating a business is not easy. There are many areas of responsibility when managing a business, including marketing, financials, personnel, regulatory and more.

If you could ask an ‘expert’ any question, what would it be? Write them down! Save the date! Don’t miss this event.

On Monday, September 22nd at 6:30pm, Marketing Pulpit’s Robert Gatewood will be joined by experts from various sectors including bestselling author, financing expert and small business advocate, Karlene Sinclair-Robinson. For more information, click here!

MPI-NC: “Up Against The Wall” Domestic Violence In America

Mike Tune In  to MPI-NC host Sharon Bennett , today at 10:30am for the Special Episode of “Up Against The Wall”, in support of Domestic Violence (DV) Awareness Month (October).  She and her guest, Mike Sexton, Coordinator for the Domestic Violence Speaker’s Bureau, will address the recent media frenzy on celebrity suspensions and the fallout from the events.  Although DV is getting media attention, it is actually an ongoing epidemic.  MPI-NC is dedicating the next six (6) episodes of the radio show to this issue.  We need your help in bringing awareness to this painful topic and the societal effects.  Please tune in on Tuesday mornings at 10:30am by calling (215) 383-3872 or listen 24/7 online at www.marketingpulpit.comTUNE IN NOW

MPI-DC Joins Stephanie White Events in Support of Kennedy Krieger Institute

night-to-rememberStephanie White Events is planning “A Night to Remember” Fundraiser Gala event to benefit the Kennedy Krieger Institute!! This event is honors the memory of Brittany N. White, sister of Stephanie White.

Our Mission is to raise funds and awareness of the work performed in the Brain Injury Division at the Kennedy Krieger Institute. The money raised from this event, will benefit the patients and families who like my sister Brittany N. White received excellent care at this Institute.

This is a “Black Tie” event, Saturday,September 27, 2014 7pm- 12 midnight. If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie White with Stephanie White Events.

For more information, click here!

MPI-DC Guest Announces 4th Friday Healthy Happy Hour

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SEPTEMBER 26TH  @ 6PM at Eze Health Center
11750 Business Park Drive, Waldorf 20601- (240)419-3865

Join Chinyere Eze, Rhonda Johnson and other health practitioners for the next 4th FRIDAY HEALTHY HAPPY HOUR monthly event! Discover how to take small steps toward BIG changes in your health and wellness.

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1st Monday Marketing Pipeline (LIVE)

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Tonight, join Sharon and the other MPI Hosts as she moderates MPI’s latest marketing tool, the 1st Monday Marketing Pipeline. Tax professional Pedro Valez will be our guest.  From the comfort of your home,  interact with the MPI hosts as well as other business owners.   The 1st Monday Pipeline will flow on the first Monday of each month.  Callers get a chance to introduce themselves, interact with the MPI hosts from around the country, hear guest speaker, and pose questions afterwards.  To participate in the call, dial 605-475-4000 and enter Pin 560041 then press #.