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Janet Edkins And Her Beads of Light

Meet Janet My hometown is Sheffield, England - famous for steel, cutlery, silverware, and football (soccer to you) Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday. Although an old and extremely large industrial city, 5th largest in Britain, it feels smaller, indeed, it feels very similar to Knoxville, where I now call home.   Chris and I moved to America in 1998 shortly after we married and were vagabonds for the first few years, living in Dallas (N Richardson & Plano), Evanston, Skokie & Wheeling) in the Chicago area. Finally, in March 2003, Chris was offered a position at UTK College of Veterinary Medicine. We fell in love with this area; the Smoky Mountains, wonderful people, seasons, and the general ambiance, like Sheffield. So...

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Building A Better World Together

As 2020 disappears into our rear view mirror.. We honor and remember the 350k+ lives lost in the US and almost 2M worldwide to COVID-19 to date. We pray for love, acceptance, tolerance and peace in the coming year. Taking care of each other and learning to accept others’ beliefs with regards to politics, religion and life will be critical for all of us to move forward together peacefully and unite to make a positive difference in our world.  We honor all the heroes to include first responders, hospital workers, teachers, active military, delivery workers and so many others that have risked their own safety and the safety of their loved ones to ensure that we had what we needed....

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Women-Owned Businesses are Blazing a New Trail

October is National Women’s Small Business Month. As the month comes to an end, we at Regenrus chose to honor and celebrate the amazing achievements women in business are making for our economy, our environment and the greater good. Let’s start with statistics on the overall positive impact of women businesses:  According to the 2019 State of Women-Owned Businesses Report, the potential of women entrepreneurs for spurring economic growth has not been fully realized. This is exciting, considering the positive impact women-owned businesses have had over the previous five years The number of women-owned businesses increases 21% (while all businesses increased 9%).  Total employment by women-owned businesses rose 8% (while for all businesses the increase was 1.8%).  Business growth for women of color grew at a rate...

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Carolyn A. Jones and Jana Kadovitz: Work.Life.Purpose

Meet Carolyn A. Jones and Jana Kadovitz Carolyn Jones - I am from Chattanooga TN, I earned a Bachelors of Science and began my career as an Energy Architect. I am a Certified Life Coach, Certified Akashic Records Practitioner, and Reiki Master Teacher. I enjoy Hiking, Reading, Traveling, and Cooking. Jana Kadovitz L.Ac., Dipl.Ac - I am from Woodland Hills, CA. I have a Masters of Traditional Oriental Medicine, I'm a Licensed Acupuncturist, Certified Life Coach, and Reiki Master Teacher. I love Reading, Exercising, and Traveling.  Our Work In 2017, we combined all of our skills and gifts and founded the Holistic Institute of Wellness (HIW). We have trained over 100 individuals in various levels of Reiki healing, shamanic studies, Beyond Beliefs,...

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Brenda Meyers: Work.Life.Purpose

Meet Brenda    I was born & raised in Michigan. After graduation from Michigan State University with a BA in Economics & Org Psychology, I headed down to Texas. That's where (in 1994) I met & married my husband Stuart. Together we raised 2 incredible sons, Sterling & Caleb. My Beginnings My career, for the first 12 years, was in the medical sales field. Then, I honestly stumbled into business ownership by forming and opening the Massage Institute in Dallas.  I would eventually sell the school and a few years later decide entrepreneurship was definitely still in my blood. In 2006, I created Sterling Tea.   I enjoy spending my time with family and friends. Be it sipping on tea, wine...

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