host of the Patricia Raskin Positive Living radio show, is a nationally recognized, multi-media radio talk show host, award-winning producer, speaker and author.
Patricia has been awarded the 2015 RI Small Business Administration (SBA) Award in the Home-Based Business category.
Award recipients in Rhode Island are dedicated to the support of the small business community within the state.
In evaluating award winners, some of the criteria that the judges look at included:
The Awards Luncheon was held on Wednesday, May 13 at Alpine Country Club in Cranston. Read more here . . .
The Rhode Island Creative Magazine’s mission is to make Rhode Island’s creative industry, and Providence, its Creative Capital, shine! This truly unique one-of-a-kind publication is an important resource that will create awareness of the outstanding creative talent of Rhode Island, attract and expand business opportunities, create jobs, promote local education, small and large businesses, organizations, designers, artists, printers, writers, students and others who are (and will be) an equally important resource for our economy.
For the May issue, I wanted to discuss a topic that is currently of great interest to most of our state’s businesses, and RICM as well. “Media Communications” has become a key factor in running a successful business today. It is the core of running a successful business. For some of us, it is our business and for others, it is a must-have to survive. In this issue, we have displayed a variety of professions that rely upon a strong media communications practice. We have also featured other uses of media communication from the past and current times of film, video, print and publishing. www.ricreativemag.com
Dr. John Gray is the best selling relationship author of "Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus" series. John's newest book is titled, Staying Focused In A Hyper World: Natural Solutions For ADHD, Memory And Brain Performance. John has devoted the past 20 years to researching mental health and its effect on our relationships. He has reviewed thousands of medical studies and traveled the world to find ancient remedies for improving one's mind, mood and focus. Staying Focused In A Hyper World shares these findings and offers practical strategies for increasing focus, clarity, memory, motivation and sustaining positive moods. Staying Focused in a Hyper World
Tune in when Patricia interviews Mariel Hemingway, Renaissance woman, who is an iconic Academy Award nominated actor from a celebrated family, prolific author, healthy lifestyle brand entrepreneur, and a tireless mental health awareness and suicide prevention program advocate. Mariel discusses her book Mariel's Kitchen: Simple Ingredients for a Delicious and Satisfying Life. Which includes seventy-five sensational recipes that can be mastered by anyone, regardless of cooking experience. She discusses why and how to eat well, disease prevention through food, how to cook nutritious and delicious meals when life is busy and how to make fresh, organic food a part of your and your family's way of life—simple and affordable.
Tune in when Patricia interviews Jack Canfield, when he discusses his book and shares stories from You've GOT to Read This Book!: 55 People Tell the Story of the Book That Changed Their Life. Jack Canfield, cocreator of the bestselling Chicken Soup for the Soul® series, and self-actualization pioneer Gay Hendricks have invited notable people to share personal stories of books that changed their lives. The contributors include Stephen Covey, Mark Victor Hansen, John Gray, Bernie Siegel and Lou Holtz. Canfield is America's leading expert in creating peak performance for entrepreneurs, corporate leaders, managers, sales professionals, corporate employees, and educators. Over the last 30 years, his compelling message, empowering energy and personable coaching style has helped hundreds of thousands of individuals achieve their dreams. Affectionately known as "America's #1 Success Coach," Jack has studied and reported on what makes successful people different. His proven formula for success reached global acclaim with his most recent National Bestseller, The Success Principles: How to Get From Where You Are to Where You Want to Be. www.jackcanfield.com