Showing 15 experts
The largest dog breed in the world (by mass).
Hello. My name is Hercules (yes... really) and I am a passionate expert in the field of Old English Mastiff Dogs. With a deep understanding and extensive knowledge of these magnificent creatures, I am uniquely qualified to provide expert advice and guidance on pet care for this breed... as well as what to expect (items/issues you probably have never contemplated). (Please note: I am not now (nor have I ever been) a veterinarian. The closest I came to becoming a doctor was taking the MCATs and working as a licensed, NRPA (Nationally Registered Paramedic - Advanced)). Having majored in Biology at Northeastern University, I have acquired a solid educational foundation that complements my practical experience in the field (I have owned six OEMs and I currently own two OEMs). This combination of academic knowledge and hands-on expertise allows me to offer comprehensive insights into the world of Old English Mastiffs. Throughout my career, I have dedicated myself to the well-being and proper care of these gentle giants. I have spent countless hours studying their behavior, health and nutritional needs, ensuring that I am always up-to-date with the latest advancements in the field. My commitment to continuous learning and professional development has allowed me to stay at the forefront of the available knowledge. As an expert in Old English Mastiffs, I am the go-to person for anyone with questions or concerns about these magnificent dogs. Whether you are a seasoned owner seeking advice on training techniques or a prospective owner considering bringing an Old English Mastiff into your home, I am here to provide you with the guidance and support you need. My passion for these dogs extends beyond my professional life. I am an active member of various breed clubs and organizations, where I contribute my knowledge and expertise to the betterment of the breed. Through my involvement in these communities, I have had the privilege of connecting with fellow enthusiasts and sharing our love for these remarkable animals. In conclusion, I am an expert in Old English Mastiff Dogs, with a strong educational background and a wealth of practical experience. I am dedicated to providing top-notch advice and guidance on pet care, particularly for those interested in Old English Mastiffs. With my expertise and passion, I am here to help you navigate the world of these magnificent creatures and ensure the best possible care for your GIANT furry companions.
Retail & Wellness Strategist
Hello, my name is Jennifer and I am thrilled to have the opportunity to share my professional journey with you. With a deep passion for retail, wellness, beauty, and our connection to the natural world for health and wellbeing, I have dedicated my career to exploring the intersection of these fields. One of the highlights of my career was founding the first omni channel beauty brand in the US, Beauty Bar, back in 1997. This groundbreaking venture caught the attention of industry giants, and in 2011, the company sold to Amazon. Throughout my 26 years in the media, I have been honored to serve as an on-air expert and freelance writer, sharing my knowledge and insights with audiences worldwide. I have also had the privilege of founding four other successful brands. These experiences have allowed me to develop a unique perspective on growth and strategy, which I am eager to share with others. As a faculty advisor at the Center for Neuroaesthetics at UPenn and for the Brain Health Initiative under Harvard and Mass General, I have had the opportunity to delve into the fascinating world of neuroscience and neuroaesthetics. As a keynote speaker in the US and abroad, I have had the honor of addressing audiences on topics ranging from wellness to retail to the power of nature in our lives. My expertise has also been captured in my book, "Walk Your Way Calm," where I provide practical advice on finding peace and tranquility through the simple act of walking. I am uniquely qualified to guide and inspire anyone looking to launch, grow, or create from a place of passion. Whether you are an aspiring entrepreneur, a seasoned professional, or simply someone seeking a deeper connection to the natural world, I am here to offer my expertise and support. Thank you for taking the time to learn a little bit about me. I look forward to connecting with you and helping you on your own journey towards success and wellbeing.
Health & Fitness Specialist & Nutrition Consultant
As a health and fitness specialist, I want to help you meet your goals. I have a Master's degree in Health, Physical Activity, and Chronic Disease and am currently pursing a second Master's in Nutrition and Dietetics with a specialty in maternal and pediatric nutrition. I am a passionate cook, mother to a sweet baby boy, and a lifelong learner. I'll help you set goals and determine how to get there. As a certified exercise physiologist, I can help you start an exercise plan. I have an anti-diet approach to nutrition, and can equip you with the knowledge to make lifelong healthful habits in the kitchen. Are you pregnant and considering breastfeeding your baby? Let me help you navigate the ins and outs of lactation! If you're trying to enhance your health through food or simply looking for training tips, let's chat. No matter what life-stage you're in, I'd love to meet you!
Mental Health & Startup Operations Coach
With a wealth of experience spanning over 15 years in the field of mental health and 8 years in tech startup operations, I am Morgan, a dedicated professional committed to helping individuals and early-stage startups achieve their goals and reach their full potential. My diverse background uniquely positions me to offer coaching sessions that encompass personal growth, habit-building, life optimization, and startup operations. 🧠 Mental Health Expertise: As a seasoned mental health professional, I have spent over a decade and a half guiding individuals on their journeys of self-discovery and personal growth. I specialize in helping people navigate the complexities of their inner worlds, overcome obstacles, and build the habits necessary for success. My approach is rooted in empathy, understanding, and evidence-based techniques, ensuring that each coaching session is tailored to your specific needs. 🚀 Startup Operations Guru: With 8 years of hands-on experience in the dynamic world of tech startups, I understand the unique challenges and opportunities that come with launching and scaling a business. Whether you're an early-stage startup founder or an aspiring entrepreneur, I can assist you in building out your operations, streamlining processes, and developing strategies for sustainable growth. 💼 Who Should Schedule a Session: If you're a driven professional seeking to streamline your life, boost your productivity, or overcome personal and professional challenges, I'm here to help. Additionally, if you're an early-stage startup founder looking to set a solid operational foundation or address specific questions related to your business, I have the expertise to guide you. 📈 What to Expect: In our coaching sessions, we will work together to create a customized plan tailored to your unique goals and circumstances. Whether you're striving for personal growth, seeking to optimize your life, or aiming to take your startup to the next level, I will provide you with actionable insights, practical strategies, and unwavering support to help you achieve success. 📆 Schedule a Session: Ready to embark on a transformative journey? Don't hesitate to reach out and schedule a session with me. We can delve into your specific needs, set clear objectives, and embark on a path toward personal and professional fulfillment. Let's work together to unlock your full potential, optimize your life, and build a thriving future. Your journey to success begins here.
Orthopedic Physical Therapist
Hello! My name is Rosie and I am an outpatient orthopedic physical therapist. I work with nearly all ages on various musculoskeletal injuries, balance and falls prevention, post-concussion syndrome, headaches, post-surgical conditions, vestibular conditions and return to sport. I am skilled in Graston and Myofascial Release manual therapy techniques and use them frequently to benefit clients in various ways. My approach to care is holistic and centers on discovering the compensatory patterns the occur in the body that may have contributed to injury or dysfunction. I have two years of experience as a licensed professional. In my first few years, I have been blessed to discover a true passion for what I do and the people I serve. Book a session with me if: A). You have pain or functional limitations that are impacting your day to day quality of life. I can offer guidance on your condition and perform a limited evaluation over a call. I can offer guidance on specific exercises to engage in to provide relief. B). You are seeking advice on whether or not to pursue physical therapy in your area. I can offer advice on whether or not physical therapy would be the first line intervention used for your condition. C). You are interested in the career path. I am very passionate about sharing the reality of our profession and inspiring those who are curious to consider choosing PT for their life's work. D). You are medical professional or in an associated career and would like to network with my clinic or those in my regional area.
Product & UX Design Leader
I am Scott, a seasoned professional with 15 years of experience in Product and UX Design Leadership. Throughout my career, I have been at the forefront of pioneering profitable growth through game-changing product experiences. My expertise spans across various industries, including Healthcare, Travel & Transportation, Hospitality, Ecommerce, Retail, Real Estate, Energy, Education, Banking & Finance, Shipping Logistics, SaaS, and more. My skill set encompasses a wide range of areas, such as UI synthesis, rapid prototyping, journey mapping, design systems, data UI design, and accessibility. I am proficient in tools like Miro, Figma, Adobe, and have extensive experience in mobile, web, and hybrid design. Additionally, I possess a strong background in Lean UX Canvas, personas, ML/AI, user testing, and design thinking. Throughout my professional journey, I have achieved significant milestones and made a tangible impact. For instance, I reduced patient documentation time for clinicians from 20 to 5 minutes using AI, resulting in a 26% improvement in product viability ahead of EYO projects. I also helped apartment seekers find their dream homes by providing filtering tools that match their mental models, increasing speed-to-market for a top US real estate management client with three user-targeted templates in just two months. Furthermore, I created a progressive login system for Toyota that dynamically demonstrates membership program benefits, leading to increased CRM conversion rates. I replaced a rollerboard full of documents with a hand-held app for Family Dollar General Managers, resulting in an impressive 89% day-one adoption and improved relationships between IT and business partners. I have also improved the food delivery driver's experience by reducing interface clutter, leading to fewer road accidents, order errors, and improved customer satisfaction. In addition to my accomplishments, I am uniquely qualified to provide advice and guidance in various areas, including mental health care, shipping logistics, educational institutions, and insurance lending. I have empowered mental health care patients to monitor and share their progress, untangled complex shipping lingo for shippers and carriers, and improved program quality for educational institutions by helping nursing students successfully complete their clinical hours. I am an ideal candidate for founders, user experience designers, product managers, business executives, startups, medium-sized businesses looking to scale, and Fortune 500 companies. With my extensive experience, expertise, and proven track record, I am confident in my ability to drive innovation, deliver exceptional results, and provide valuable insights to any organization. Thank you for considering my professional biography.
Financial Therapy Researcher & Educator
r. Megan McCoy, Ph.D., LMFT, AFC®, CFT-I™ is an Assistant Professor at Kansas State University’s Department of Personal Financial Planning. She teaches courses at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels focused on financial well-being, financial therapy, and couple dynamics regarding finances. Dr. McCoy holds a B.A. in Psychology from The University of North Carolina and an M.A. in Marriage and Family Therapy from Drexel University. Dr. McCoy also attended the University of Georgia, where she earned a Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Science with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy. She is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, an Accredited Financial Counselor®, and a Certified Financial Therapist-I™. During her doctoral program, she developed a specialization in financial therapy and client psychology. She had the opportunity to work with clients alongside financial planning students to treat clients’ financial well-being together. Observing and learning from financial planners’ work with clients enabled Dr. McCoy to gain more insights into the psychology of financial planning. She serves on the Financial Therapy Association's Board of Directors and was the past Associate editor of the Journal of Financial Therapy. She is currently co-editor for the Financial Planning Review. She was also a guest editor on a special issue on finances for Contemporary Family Therapy. Dr. McCoy’s research interests focus on financial therapy, financial well-being, and financial communication, as well as diversity, equity, and inclusion issues. She has published over forty articles in top-tier mental health, family science, financial counseling, and financial planning journals. This year, her research has won awards from the National Council of Family Relations and the Financial Therapy Association. Dr. McCoy has been awarded grants from the Financial Planning Association, the National Endowment for Financial Education, and FP Canada to continue research on how to integrate client psychology topics into financial planning to foster trust and commitment with clients. Dr. McCoy has also been featured as a financial well-being expert on the Today Show, NPR, BBC, the Wall Street Journal, and many other media outlets.
Miriam Ackerman McBride
Growth & Change Coach
Hi! I'm Miriam, a coach, advisor, and facilitator focused on growth and change, nonprofits, organizational development, talent and HR, justice and healing. I think of myself as a creative troublemaker, connector, student and lover of nature, especially plants. I am proud to be an ICF certified coach from Blooming Willow, and I hold a bachelor's degree from the University of Pennsylvania in Philly, as well as a master's degree from The New School in NYC. In 2018, I founded Unbrand, a collective of nonprofit consultants dedicated to racial justice. With over 20 years of experience in various roles within the nonprofit sector, I love coaching fellow justice- and joy-seekers working within nonprofits, NGOs, and social change movements. My approach to coaching and facilitation is rooted in healing-centered practices. I believe in the power of somatics, embodiment, and the natural world to guide through growth and transformation. I offer a tenderly guarded space where my clients can slow down, tap into their wisdom, listen deeply, and move with heart through times of transition, growth, and healing. When working with me, you can expect levity, warmth, truth- and wisdom-seeking, and a genuine joy for supporting you on your path. I am here to help you navigate your career, explore your identities, build meaningful connections, and find healing, authenticity and joy.
Running Transformation Coach
Hi there! My name is Henry and I am thrilled to share my professional journey with you. Let me start by saying that running is not just a passion for me, it's a way of life. With over 10 years of experience in the field, I have dedicated myself to helping others achieve their fitness goals through running. My own running journey began a decade ago when I found myself overweight and leading a sedentary lifestyle. Determined to make a change, I took my first steps and never looked back. Slowly but surely, I learned to make adjustments to my routine and diet, and I started participating in short races to challenge myself and improve my personal records. Throughout my journey, I have had the privilege of working with various coaches, programs, apps, and nutritionists who have helped me reach new heights. This experience has given me a deep understanding of what it takes to transform one's life and achieve seemingly impossible goals. I know firsthand the struggles and triumphs that come with managing a healthy lifestyle, and I am here to guide and support others on their own transformative journeys. What sets me apart is my ability to provide highly personalized coaching. I believe that every individual is unique, and therefore, their fitness journey should be tailored to their specific needs and goals. Whether you are a beginner looking to take your first steps or an experienced runner aiming to break personal records, I have the knowledge and expertise to help you succeed. If you are ready to make a change and are seeking a customized, personal coach, look no further. Together, we will create a plan that fits seamlessly into your life and empowers you to achieve your goals. Let's embark on this incredible journey together and unlock your full potential through the power of running.
Healing as Expression Life Coaching and Workshop Facilitator
I am Regina, a passionate and dedicated professional in the field of holistic healing and personal development. To facilitate this transformative process, I incorporate various healing modalities including: mind-body based practices, cognitive strategies, narrative modalities, ritual, movement, song, and sound. My journey in the field of healing has been profound and sacred, spanning over 20 years of personal and professional development. I have faced my own struggles in fully embodying my authentic self, overcoming fears of taking risks, and feeling inadequate in various academic and professional environments. Through navigating my own life experiences, I have gained valuable insights and understanding, learning what works and what doesn't, and why. This process has led me to a place of reconciliation and deep understanding. Today, I stand firmly rooted in my passion for holistic healing and facilitating personal and professional development. My work is open to all, but I am intentionally inclusive of dedicated services where African and African American culture and experience are placed in prominence. Reclaiming and centering our healing, our expression, and our joy is at the core of my work. I am a Certified Professional Life Coach, trained at the Life Coach Institute of Orange County, California. My academic background includes a Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Xavier University, Cincinnati, and a Master of Arts in Ethnomusicology from UCLA. Throughout my career, I have also gained over 25 years of professional work experience, including roles in higher education admissions and recruitment, academic advising, and workshop facilitation. I have presented seminars on culturally informed care and alternative healing modalities, further expanding my expertise in the field. I am uniquely qualified to guide and support individuals on their healing journeys. Whether you are seeking confidence, clarity, career and life goals support, I am here to provide authentic and professional support, empathy, and a deep understanding of the challenges you may face. Together, let us embark on a transformative journey of reclaiming the joy and expression that is rightfully yours. If you are a quiet and powerfully impactful black creative, a healing professional, or someone who desires to fully embody their authentic self, I am the ideal candidate to support your spiritual, mental, and emotional well-being. Let us embark on this journey together, where your growth and self-actualization are at the forefront.
Newborn Parenting Specialist
Hi, I'm Jenni, a Licensed Registered Nurse and Mama Coach specializing in supporting new and soon-to-be parents with newborn babies. With a passion for helping families navigate the challenges of early parenthood, I offer individualized solutions tailored to each family's unique situation and needs. My journey in this field began during my 7-year tenure as a NICU nurse, where I witnessed firsthand the overwhelming need for parental support after leaving the hospital. Motivated by this experience, I pursued a Master's degree in education to complement my Bachelor of Nursing, equipping me with a comprehensive understanding of the complexities surrounding pregnancy, newborn care, and breastfeeding. I am also a Certified Lactation Counselor which adds additional layers of support for new parents. What sets me apart from other healthcare professionals is my commitment to providing custom solutions rather than relying on a one-size-fits-all approach. I recognize that every family is different, and their needs deserve personalized attention. By taking the time to understand each family's specific circumstances, I can offer tailored guidance and support, ensuring that both parents and newborns thrive during this transformative period. As a Mama Coach, I am uniquely qualified to address a range of concerns, including fussy babies, newborn sleep issues, and newborn feeding challenges. By combining my medical expertise with my passion for empowering parents, I strive to create a nurturing environment where families can confidently navigate the joys and complexities of early parenthood. If you are a new or soon-to-be parent of a newborn baby, I am here to provide you with the guidance and support you need. Together, we can navigate this exciting journey and ensure that you and your little one thrive. Reach out to me today, and let's embark on this transformative experience together. On a personal note - I love nature and being outdoors. My favorite things to do are listening to rainfall, watch snow fall, sit in front of a fire, and be with my spouse of 23 years and our two puppies.
PM Mentor & Wellbeing Advisor
My name is Vidhi, and I am a Product Manager in the tech industry. I specialize in being productive, tackling wellbeing, and being a leader. With a background in software development, I successfully transitioned into product management, where I have thrived in the fast-paced environment of high-growth startups. One of my passions is promoting wellbeing while working in the tech industry. I firmly believe that taking care of our mental and physical health is crucial for long-term success. As a confident female leader, I strive to inspire and empower others, especially women, to excel in their careers and overcome any obstacles they may face. In addition to my professional achievements, I have also built a personal brand online. Through my podcast, I explore the intersection of mental health and the tech industry, providing valuable insights and advice. My expertise in this area led to an invitation to the Forbes 30U30 based on my mental health pitch, as well as recognition as an APA innovation leader. I am uniquely qualified to provide guidance on building a mental health tech startup, as well as navigating the challenges of working in a high-growth startup environment. I understand the importance of time management and productivity, and I am passionate about helping others find balance in their lives. As an immigrant myself, I am familiar with the unique experiences and challenges faced by individuals in a new country. I am also open about my personal journey, including topics such as South Asian culture and dating, using my voice to create a positive impact. If you are someone in the tech industry struggling with your mental health, productivity, or simply looking for a friend and cheerleader, I am here to support you. Together, we can overcome any obstacles and achieve success in both our personal and professional lives. Thank you for considering me as your guide on this journey. I look forward to connecting with you and helping you thrive in the tech industry.
Education Technology Consultant & Makerspace Innovator
Nicholas Provenzano is a Teacher and Makerspace Director at University Liggett School in Michigan. He is also an author, makerspace builder, international keynote speaker, mental health advocate for teachers and students, and a consultant. He writes on his website, TheNerdyTeacher.com, Edutopia.org, as well as many other prominent educational websites. He has been featured on CNN, Education Week, and other media outlets. He has been recognized as the Technology Teacher of the Year by MACUL and ISTE. Nicholas is a Google Certified Innovator, Sphero Hero, Micro:bit Champion, ASCD Emerging Leader, Microsoft Minecraft Mentor, Raspberry Pi Certified Educator, Adobe Education Leader, and a TEDEd Innovative Educator. His best-selling books, Your Starter Guide to Makerspaces, The Maker Mentality, and Beyond the Poster Board can be found on Amazon. Nicholas is sharing plenty of nerdy things on Twitter and Instagram at @TheNerdyTeacher.