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Social media's impact on your job search

Social media’s impact on your job search

The current unemployment rate in the United States is at 7.8% This means that around 12.1 million people are out of work, many of whom have been searching for a job for a long time and are probably wondering why they haven't found one yet. It turns out that social media could be playing a role in their lack of success. According to a CNN poll, 70% of employers chose not to hire someone because ...
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AEI's visit with Vy Higginsen

AEI’s visit with Vy Higginsen

AEI Speakers Bureau's Chris Long spent the day in New York City this past weekend with Vy Higginsen. Higginsen is the writer, producer and director of Mama, I Want To Sing, the longest running Off-Broadway musical in history and the founder and executive director of The Mama Foundation.Five years ago, Vy Higginsen created the gospel music program Gospel for Teens. Teens are given the chance to try-out to be part of the musical group. The ...
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AEI's cancer survivors & advocates

AEI’s cancer survivors & advocates

In 2007, cancer caused about 13% of all human deaths worldwide and the percentage of deaths from this terrible disease are only expected to rise. It is also known as a broad group of various diseases involving unregulated cell growth. These days, it seems like everyone has a connection to cancer. Whether they've had the cancer themselves or know someone who has battled or died from the disease, cancer seems to touch everyone's lives at ...
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The basics of voting

The basics of voting

In a little over a month, the people of the United States will be hitting the polls to vote for the candidates they believe will best serve them for the next term as well as issues that are on the ballot. However, a percentage of the population will choose to opt out of voting. There are many reasons why people choose not to vote. Some of the reasons include that they're too busy, aren't passionate ...
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We love our locals!

We love our locals!

Boston is a city like no other. Known for its culture, shopping, entertainment and history, Boston is one of the oldest American cities. Boston is also home to some of the best sports teams in the country and houses some of the top universities you can attend. AEI is proud to be a Boston-based speaking bureau. We have a wide variety of speakers who are local to New England. Here's a sample of some of ...
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Boston among the best cities in the country

Boston among the best cities in the country

Travel and Leisure, a website for booking vacations and looking up the best resorts, dining locations, etc., recently announced their annual picks for the best cities in the country. AEI Speakers Bureau's hub, Boston, ranked very well in many of the different categories. Boston ranked #2 for sports crazed fans, #3 for the location to be in for the 4th of July, #3 for intelligence, #3 for classical music and #5 for historical sites and ...
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It Is Hispanic Heritage Month

It Is Hispanic Heritage Month

Each year, Americans celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15. In 1968, President Lyndon Johnson started the tradition of celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. President Ronald Reagan officially enacted it into a law in the late 1980's. Since then, Americans have spent the month celebrating the food, music, art and overall contributions Hispanics have made to our country. AEI Speakers Bureau is proud to have a wide roster of Hispanic speakers with topics including immigration, ...
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It is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Pride Month

It is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Pride Month

June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Month. It is celebrated each year to honor the 1969 Stonewall riots in Manhattan, which were the tipping point for the Gay Liberation Movement in the U.S. We've come a long way in this country in terms of rights for the LGBT community. Same-sex marriage is legal in six states as well as the District of Columbia and President Barack Obama recently vocalized his support for gay marriage.  ...
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Mark Castel

AEI’s President Mark Castel quoted in the Washington Post

Check out AEI's President Mark Castel quoted in the in the Washington Post article, "Ted Nugent: Long past his ‘rock star’ days, how he caused a political firestorm" ...
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The Pats are going to the Super Bowl!!!

The Pats are going to the Super Bowl!!!

Just like all of us in New England and especially right here in Boston, we love our sports teams! Many of the alumni players from the New England Patriots are now excellent speakers. Over the years AEI has booked such amazing talent as Troy Brown, Brian Holloway, Patriot's Hall of Famer Steve Nelson and Steve Grogan, and most recently, Pro Football Hall of Famer Andre Tippett!! Consider one of these star players or any of ...
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