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Michael Levine…For Consideration

“30% of books denying climate change published between 1982 and 2010 were self-published, 61% were written or edited by people without scientific credentials in climate science, 90% did not undergo peer review, and none were published by a university press.” —Michael Levine, best-selling author and media expert,  www.MichaelLevineMedia.com

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Michael Levine…For Consideration

“Scientists who posted selfies on Instagram were rated as being warmer, more trustworthy, and no less competent than scientists who posted pictures of scientific objects or equipment.” —Michael Levine (best-selling author and media expert) www.MichaelLevineMedia.com 

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Michael Levine…For Consideration

“Coming of age in modern life is getting, well, expensive. According to the most recent data (compiled by Visa in 2015), the average prom attendee spends $919 on the likes of tickets, dresses and tuxes, haircuts, shoes, jewelry, makeup, manicures, corsages, tanning, transportation, dinner, and post-prom activities.”  —Michael Levine (best-selling author and media expert) www.MichaelLevineMedia.com 

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Michael Levine…For Consideration

Facing backlash from those who say cashless stores discriminate against the poor and unbanked, Amazon will soon accept cash at its automated stores. 6.5% of U.S. households (or 8.4 million) are considered unbanked. Without credit cards or bank accounts, those people are unable to shop at cashless stores. Amazon currently operates 10 cash-free Amazon Go convenience stores…and there…

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Michael Levine…For Consideration

“Consumers are more likely to order food from healthy dining concepts when the menu font looks handwritten, and they’re also more likely to share about the experience on social media, according to an Ohio State University study. The opposite was true with menus for traditional, nonseasonal restaurants, researchers found.” —— Media expert and author Michael Levine, www.MichaelLevineMedia.com

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Michael Levine…For Consideration

“As communicators, we would be wise to pay attention to the ballooning wellness industry, which consists of more than just Goop-loving moondust aficionados.   ***The meditation market alone is worth $1.2 billion.   ***And the national meditation rate has tripled over the past five years. The number of U.S. adults meditating will surpass those practicing yoga in two years, per the CDC.”…

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Without Notes – Hosted by Michael Levine…with Robert Shapiro – Episode 3

Editor’s Note: In Episode 3, we continue the conversation with the legendary defense attorney, Robert Shapiro, who is most recognized for being part of the “Dream Team” that successfully defended O. J. Simpson in 1995, from the charges that he murdered his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend, Ron Goldman.  Click here to watch Episode 1. Click here…

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Without Notes – Hosted by Michael Levine…Tom Girardi (VIDEO)

Episode 1: The Early Years Editor’s Note:  We invite you to meet the legendary attorney who built a case against Pacific Gas & Electric after a contaminated leakage caused Hinkley, California residents to experience incidents of cancer and other diseases. The iconic case was the inspiration for the film “Erin Brockovich” starring Julia Roberts. In Episode…

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Michael Levine…..For Consideration

OUTRAGEOUS! Americans Spend More on Taxes Than Food and Clothing Combined Americans on average spent more on taxes in 2016 than they did on food and clothing combined, according to data released this week by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The same data also shows that in three years—from 2013 to 2016—the average tax bill…

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Michael Levine…..For Consideration

Big Brands Shun Straight, White Britain in their Adverts, Notes Media Expert According to media expert and author Michael Levine (www.MichaelLevineMedia.com) advertisers in England are so worried about being accused of racism or homophobia that they are shying away from using images of white people and straight couples. “British marketing departments are even putting diversity above relevance…

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Michael Levine…..For Consideration

COMMENTARY by Michael Levine (Media expert and author – www.MichaelLevineMedia.com): A fascinating finding about the 2016 is that voters who never left, or remain close to, their hometowns tended to vote for Trump, while those who moved away were inclined to support Hillary Clinton. Among voters for Clinton, 27 percent lived in their hometown and 43…

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Michael Levine…..For Consideration

“Connections between the right and left sides of the brain are faster in left-handed people. This means information is transferred faster, making left-handers more efficient in dealing with multiple stimuli and using both sides of the brain more easily.” —Michael Levine, media expert and best-selling author,  www.MichaelLevineMedia.com.

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Michael Levine…..For Consideration

LBN-COMMENTARY by Michael Levine (Media expert and author —www.MichaelLevineMedia.com): As a communications expert, I think it is worth noting that today is the anniversary of the first “Fireside Chat” by US President Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1933). The “fireside chats” were a series of informal radio speeches delivered by president Roosevelt beginning in 1933, when the…

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Michael Levine: A Thought For Consideration

Content Marketing is a type of marketing that involves the creation and sharing of online material (such as videos, blogs, and social media posts) that does not explicitly promote a brand but is intended to stimulate interest in its products or services. To deny it’s power in today’s media world is like being a proud…

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Michael Levine…..For Consideration

COMMENTARY by Michael Levine (Media expert and author — www.MichaelLevineMedia.com ) : When the mind recalls a memory, it’s not the original memory. In fact, the act of remembering is an act of creative re-imagination. The put-together memory doesn’t just have a few holes; it also has some entirely new bits pasted in.

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Michael Levine…..For Consideration

COMMENTARY by Michael Levine (Media expert and author – www.MichaelLevineMedia.com): During surveillance of shoplifters, researchers note that thieves will try to hide their physical presence by restricting their motions and by limiting their head exposure by raising the shoulders and lowering the head, as in a “turtle effect.” Most people walk around the store with their…

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