Johnathan Veitch, the President of Occidental College

Jonathan Veitch became the 15th president of Eagle Rock, CA's Occidental College in 2009. Occidental is one of the nation's leading liberal arts colleges with more than 113 years of history. Veitch has been the longest serving president in years. When he was appointed in 2009, he had replaced the 4th president in less than 5 years. Since his arrival, he has proven his selection successfully ended the string of short terms.

Dr. Daniel Amen Has A Holistic Approach to Mind and Body Fitness

One of the most up and coming voices in the nutrition community is Dr. Daniel Amen. While many of the most popular diets of the past few years have involved overeating of certain "miracle" foods or cleanse trends, Dr. Daniel Amen has focused his dietary recommendations on getting back to basics. His plan and recommendations encourage people to eat truly healthy to achieve long-term health for mind and body, not just a few pounds of weight loss. Dr.

Watch What You Are Thinking

It has long been understood that the power of the mind can actually be very beneficial to healing the body but many people do not realize that the mind can actually have the opposite effect. According to CNNtthis ‘nocebo’ effect refers to the belief that negative thinking can actually cause a variety of symptoms that are very real and debilitating.


Ball Boy Controversy

The National Football League and the sports world has been absolutely smashed by the media circus that has been created by the deflate gate case that has taken place regarding the New England Patriots coming under fire for allegedly purposely deflating balls in their game against the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC championship game that would have given them an unfair advantage in a game that they won convincingly.

Sam Tabar

Sam Tabar is a hybrid between a legal and financial extraordinaire. So my friend just forwarded me an email with a link to a cnbc article that featured Sam Tabar's investment outlook and advice for 2015. I've been thinking about maybe doing something with the money I've been putting away in a basic savings account for years but haven't known where to start. But this Sam Tabar is a wealth of information.

Andrew Heiberger Brief Business Leader Biography

Andrew Heiberger is a real estate developer from Long Island, New York. He grew up in the small hamlet of Dix Hills in the town of Huntington in Suffolk County, Long Island. Andrew Heiberger's educational background includes studying at the University of Michigan from 1986-1989 where he received his bachelor's degree. After graduating from the University of Michigan in 1989 Andrew went on to study law at the University of Miami for an additional 4 years.

The Inspiring Life of Jared Haftel

I decided to try something a little different this year for my New Year's resolution. I was getting tired of setting the same "goals" just to have something to say, you know you've been there too-at your work's annual New Year's Eve get together. Everyone goes around and states their new years resolution that usually is reflective of company initiatives, and of course there is always the fab-five who, every year, claims to lose the fab-15. But not me. Not this year. 2015 is the year to do things that are meaningful, and to expand on new ideas, and unleash ambitions.

Would You Experiment With Your Brain?

While many people would be up to a little bit of experimentation on their body, the situation is very different when it comes to serious experimentation on the brain, certainly the most sensitive part of our body.

The technique that uses electrical stimulation to enhance the activity of some brain regions has started to become very popular. People can order it on the internet, and it looks like a lot of curious users take the chance and buy such devices.

Tyga May Leave Cash Money Records Too?

It's been a wild and crazy 24 hours for Lil' Wayne, who has publicly aired out some dirty laundry about the Cash Money Record label. Lil' Wayne is very upset that his album has no release date now, after confirming that December 9, 2014 was going to be the official release date. Tyga & Cash Money. Not only is Lil', Wayne furious about the blockage of his album release, he's also considering leaving Cash Money Records. The artist took to Twitter to vent his rage about the problems he's having with the label.

Study of 409 Pairs of Gay Twins Concludes Secxual Orientation is Genetic

In a study largest set of test subjects, researches at NorthShore Research Institute in Evansville, Illinois, have found more evidence that sexual orientation is influenced by a genetic component. Studying 409 sets of twins that identified themselves as gay, researches studied areas on the X chromosome known as Xq28 and an area located in the twist in the center of chromosome 8 known as 8q12.


Subscribe to The Basic Guy RSS