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  • Small Business, Hobby, Career, Millennial, Mason Vera Paine, Amy Vetter, Business, Balance, Bliss

    Things you need to know before turning a hobby into a business

    Author & small business expert Amy Vetter joins Mason to explain the steps you need to take before you even consider turning your hobby into a business. Amy offers additional insight on how to find what you are truly passionate about. –Additional information about Amy can be found on her website at: Amyvetter.com –Follow Amy on Twitter & Instagram at: AmyVetterCPA –Check out Amy’s book on Amazon: “Business, Balance, and Bliss: “How the B3 Method Can Transform Your Career and […]

  • Mental Illness, Movies, Glamorized, Skyland Trail, Raymond Kotwicki, Mason Vera Paine, Millennial

    Mental illness depiction in Hollywood

    Mental health is a serious issue but when it comes to the depiction of it in Hollywood, it is either glamorized for example in movies like: American Psycho, The Accountant or individuals are depicted as villainous killers in horror movies like: Psycho and The Shining. Has Hollywood depiction of mental illness affected societies view? Joining me to shed light on this is Chief Medical Officer from Skyland Trail Raymond Kotwicki. Want to hear more of Mason? Check out: MasonVeraPaine.com for the latest […]

  • Back to school, Chrome Book, Computers, BandH, Gadgets, Mason Vera Paine, Millennial, Christopher Hall

    Back to school tech recommendations

    When I was kid back to school supplies consisted of pens, pencils, a new pencil sharpener and a trapper keeper. Now back to school supplies consist of tablets and computers. Joining me to explain what are some of the best back to school tech gadgets to get for your middle school, high schooler and even college student is B&H computer sales associate Christopher Hall. Want to hear more of Mason? Check out: MasonVeraPaine.com for the latest interviews. Like Mason on Facebook at: Facebook.com/MasonVeraPaine and […]

  • WGN Radio Theatre #206: Johnny Dollar, Life of Riley and The Black Museum

    Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on August 13, 2017. First, a classic episode of the night is: “Johnny Dollar: Fatal Fillet Matter.” Guest Starring: Bob Bailey. (05-10-59). Next we have: “The Life Of Riley: Telephone Is Rationed.” Guest Starring: William Bendix. (1-17-48). For our final episode of the night we have: “The Black Museum: The Pink Powder Puff.” Guest Starring: Orson Welles. (1952). Have questions […]

  • WGN Radio Theatre #205: Richard Diamond, Phil Harris & Alice Faye and The Whistler

    Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on August 12, 2017. First, a classic episode of the night is: “Richard Diamond: The $200,000 Bundle.” Guest Starring: Dick Powell. (09-24-49). Next we have: “Phil Harris & Alice Faye:  Phyllis’s Boyfriend.” (10-17-48).  For our final episode of the night we have: “The Whistler: Night Fall.” Guest Starring:  Gerald Mohr. (01-28-48). Have questions about a specific show or wish to […]

  • Social Media, College, Harvard, Facebook, Twitter, Snap Chat, Instagram, Mason Vera Paine, Millennial, Mistakes, Kaplan, Yariv Alpher

    The good, the bad and the ugly of sharing on Social Media!

    People nowadays share everything on their social media. From what they eat, where they go, what they buy. They live stream outing, dates, mishaps; you name it, they share it. But when does sharing become too much? Joining me to explain how your sharing on social media can potentially affect your opportunities in College is: Executive Director of Research at Kaplan Test Prep, Yariv Alpher Want to hear more of Mason? Check out: MasonVeraPaine.com for the latest interviews. Like Mason on […]

  • VPN, Virtual Privacy Networks, Privacy, Anonymous, Internet, Matti Kon, Mason Vera Paine, Millennial, Info Tech

    FCC Internet Rollback & Your Privacy

    On March of 2017 the FCC rolled back its landmark Internet Privacy Law. Founder & CEO of InfoTech: Matti Kon explains why this roll back is such a big deal and why it should concern you. Matti also explains if Virtual Privacy Networks (VPN) are even worth looking into. Want to hear more of Mason? Check out: MasonVeraPaine.com for the latest interviews. Like Mason on Facebook at: Facebook.com/MasonVeraPaine and follow her on Twitter at: Twitter.com/MasonVeraPaine

  • WGN Radio Theater #204: Gunsmoke, Philo Vance, Detective and Martin & Lewis

    Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on August 6, 2017. First, a classic episode of the night is: “Gunsmoke: Post Martin”; Guest Starring: William Conrad. (12-13-52). Next we have: “Philo Vance, Detective: The Alibi Murder Case”; Guest Starring. (06-06-50).  For our final episode of the night we have: “Martin & Lewis”; Guest Starring: Marlene Dietrich; (03-21-52). Have questions about a specific show or wish to comment, […]

  • WGN Radio Theater #203: The Mysterious Traveler, Charlie McCarthy Show & Under Arrest

    Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on August 5, 2017. First, a classic episode of the night is: “The Mysterious Traveler: The Man from Singapore”; (04-04-50). Next we have: “Charlie McCarthy Show”; Guest Starring: Fred Allen. (11-02-47). For our final episode of the night we have: “Under Arrest: Ruth Cutler’s Burglar”; Guest Starring:  Joe Desantis.(08-21-49) Have questions about a specific show or wish to comment, like […]

  • Final Fantasy 7, Square Enix, Kingdom Hearts 3, Episodic Game, Nintendo, Splatoon 2, Ray Carsillo, EGMNow.com, Mason Vera Paine, Millennial, Video Game

    Video Gaming News & Reviews

    Review Editor Ray Carsillo at EGMNow.com joins us to talk gaming news & reviews. First up: What is going on with the remake of Final Fantasy 7? The game was announced at E3 in 2015 and there hasn’t been a mention since. Is this game still on track of being remade & will this be an episodic game? Microtransactions effect on the video game industry. SNES pre-order rumors addressed & Splatoon 2 is reviewed. Want to hear more of Mason? […]