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Business Groups Hope Trump Can Change Health Law by Administrative Action

Business groups hoped a quick repeal of the Affordable Care Act would give employers flexibility and create momentum for priorities like a tax overhaul. The decision by House GOP leaders and President Donald Trump to abandon a vote on the Republican health plan left them less certain. All images and written content is property of the listed RSS FEED if you would like more on this story and images please click the listed feed. http://www.wsj.com/xml/rss/3_7014.xml

Push To Name Muslim Brotherhood A Terrorist Group Worries U.S. Offshoots

Imam Johari Abdul-Malik, center, of Dar Al Hijrah Islamic Center in Northern Virginia, speaks alongside other leaders of the Muslim community during a December 2015 press conference in Washington, D.C., about growing "Islamophobia" in the United States.

Some Islamic institutions in the U.S. were founded by brotherhood members or sympathizers. Community leaders say ties with the Islamist movement were cut long ago; conservatives suspect otherwise.

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A Food Festival Celebrates The Rebirth Of Jewish Life In Berlin

Last Friday night, the Berlin bookstore Shakespeare and Sons hosted a Sabbath dinner as part of the pre-kickoff activities for Nosh Berlin, the German capital

The German capital is experiencing growing Jewish immigration, despite a rise in anti-Semitism. Organizers of the city’s first Jewish food festival are hoping it can help foster unity and pride.

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Brazil Meat Scandal Creates Opening for Competitors

Brazil’s tainted meat scandal is driving up cattle prices and creating an opening for competitors in the U.S. and elsewhere that struggled to match the South American nation’s low production costs. All images and written content is property of the listed RSS FEED if you would like more on this story and images please click the listed feed. http://www.wsj.com/xml/rss/3_7014.xml

Teapot Trust Partnership with Ambergreen Shortlisted for Better Society Awards

Edinburgh-based business Ambergreen has been shortlisted for the Better Society Awards for their support of Scottish art therapy charity the Teapot Trust.

Ambergreen, a digital marketing company, has helped the Teapot Trust to increase its online footprint, making it more visible to potential sponsors.

The Teapot Trust is a Scottish charity working across the UK, whose mission is to provide professional art therapy to children suffering from chronic illness. Through art therapy, children find an outlet for emotional release from the anxiety or anger that they find difficult to express otherwise.

The charity was founded by Dr Laura N Young MBE and Dr John Young in 2010 after seeing the gaps in the care of their daughter Verity, who suffered from Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE Lupus) and also cancer before her tragic death at the age of eight, in 2009. Today, it is Scotland’s largest employer of clinically trained art therapists, with 17 art therapists running 22 projects in 11 towns and cities, from Inverness to the Borders, working in Children’s Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) wards and outpatients departments. It has also expanded into England, with two projects running for children at hospitals in London.

Ambergreen

In early 2015, the Teapot Trust was suffering from the same marketing problem that many small charities face – ‘preaching to the converted’. The vast majority of their existing promotional activity didn’t reach beyond their existing supporters and they were struggling to find new potential donators and fundraisers.

They approached Ambergreen with a brief to spread awareness of the charity to new audiences and help drive a 14% increase in financial donations from the public.
The primary objective of the campaign was to build brand awareness, getting people talking about Teapot Trust and increasing visits to the website.

Following the increase in brand awareness, the ultimate goal was to increase donations, both in terms of total amount donated and number of donations. This could also be aided by people volunteering to run a fundraising event on behalf of the Teapot Trust.

Between the periods June 2014-May 2015 and June 2015-May 2016, the Teapot Trust experienced a 357% increase in website traffic, a 374% increase in new users, and a significant increase in traffic from England and Wales.
In the period February to May in 2016, the Teapot Trust received 313% more in online donations than in the same period in 2015.

Ambergreen CEO Tino Nombro said, “The Teapot Trust is an amazing charity, but standing out as a charity and reaching out to new sponsors can be very challenging. When we first started offering support the Teapot Trust did not get many new sponsors or sales through the website. Today it is great to see so much support globally for such a great charity, and we are very proud to be part of the team.”

Dr Laura N Young MBE, the co-founder of the Teapot Trust who was recently named Scotswoman of the Year and invited to Downing Street by Theresa May, said, “The generous support of Ambergreen is vitally important to us at the Teapot Trust.

“When we founded the Teapot Trust, we knew that we wanted to help ill children and their families by making hospital visits less scary and more fun. What we didn’t have were detailed growth plans, marketing collateral and a digital strategy.

“We’ve gained so much from the partnership with Ambergeen, and thanks to them we are helping more children than ever before.”

Links:

The Teapot Trust: http://www.teapot-trust.org/
Ambergreen: https://ambergreeninternetmarketing.com/

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About The Teapot Trust

The Teapot Trust provides professional art therapy to children with chronic illnesses in medical settings, with a particular remit to help children with rheumatological conditions. The Trust’s art therapists work in outpatient clinics, hospital wards, mental health services and hospices.

Long term health problems can cause anxiety, anger or upset for children and their families and may be difficult to talk about. Art therapy has been shown to reduce anxiety in clinics and before blood tests as children don’t always have the words to describe how they feel. Making art often gives them the ability to share worries non-verbally, helping children gain confidence, feel more in control and cope with their condition.

All of the Trust’s art therapists are clinically qualified with postgraduate-level training and extensive experience of working with children. They are registered with the Health and Care Professions Council and the British Association of Art Therapists.

In July 2015 Dr Laura N Young received an honorary doctorate from the Queen Margaret University for her work in using art therapy to help children and young people cope with long-term medical conditions.

The Teapot Trust runs up to three art therapy projects a day and currently works alongside other medical professionals in the following locations:

RHSC (‘Sick Kids’), Edinburgh
RHC, Glasgow
Tayside Children’s Hospital (‘Ninewells’), Dundee
Royal Aberdeen Children’s Hospital
CHAS Rachel House Hospice, Kinross
Art workshops for TCT, SNAC, SPARN and others
Group work for CAMHS, Young Person’s Eating Disorders Unit, Edinburgh
Raigmore Hospital, Inverness
Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy
Borders General, Melrose
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Repstor to Launch New Mobile Content Management Suite at AIIM Forum 2017

New mobile offering is a market-first for intelligent and accurate ‘on the move’ content filing and showcases an intuitive mobile browser for matter management

March 25th, 2017 – Repstor, the ECM adoption company that helps businesses exploit their SharePoint and Office 365 investments, has announced that it will launch its new mobile suite at the upcoming AIIM Forum 2017.

Giving Information Workers content access and collaboration from any device and any location, the new Repstor mobile offering will revolutionise access to case and content management systems.

Explaining the motivation behind the new mobile content management suite, Repstor’s CTO, Fergus Wilson commented, “Giving information workers sophisticated mobile access to information that enables them to file emails intelligently and accurately, for example, is a non-trivial task. Yet it is an essential capability if they are truly to ‘work’ on the move. Based on our content categorisation technology, assist™ we are providing information workers intelligent, accurate email filing and categorisation on the go, from any device.”

Repstor has also chosen the AIIM Forum 2017 event to showcase its new mobile app for Repstor for custodian™, an intuitive case management solution for SharePoint and Office 365. The new app delivers mobile access and browsing of cases and legal matters on the go.

The AIIM Forum UK is a FREE independent event brought to you by AIIM International, to deliver thought leadership, market insights and expert advice through a one-day programme of educational seminars and a major showcase of the latest information management innovations. Registration is free.

See you at the AIIM Forum 2017 on June 21st. Drop by the Repstor stand. Welcome to Mobile Content Management.

About Repstor

Founded in 2011 and headquartered in Belfast, Repstor helps companies exploit their SharePoint and Office365 investments. Repstors’ founders have deep heritage and experience in Microsoft and ECM technologies uniquely equipping them to deliver world-class integration technologies that transform user adoption and acceptance of SharePoint and other content stores.

Repstor’s custodian for legal™, the matter management solution for Law firms and Legal departments, is used worldwide by firms and companies including Eversheds Sutherland, gunnercooke & KANA. More at www.repstor.com and on twitter @Repstor1.

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