The film opens in New York [...] [...] 1 year ago / No Comments BY George Merlis By George Merlis A number of clients have asked me if I would write a blog on the Brian Williams Choppergate scandal. It was for another outlet, Zocalo Public Square and it was posted before his six month unpaid suspension was announced.If you’re interested, there’s a second link to that column [...] [...] 2 years ago / No Comments BY George Merlis By George Merlis What is the worst case scenario in a media interview?The [...] The Technical Workshop “Remediation of Radioactive Contamination in Agriculture” will be held at IAEA Headquarters from 17 – 18 October 2016. [...] From 7 – 18 November, FAO hosted a training-of-trainers on its Pesticide Registration Toolkit.
But commuting for hours every day at jobs I didn’t love prevented me from seeing the very people I was doing it for: my family. I began selling tamales door-to-door six days a week, sometimes going to bed around 2AM and waking up at 4AM to continue preparing for the upcoming day.
It was hard, but becoming a small business owner let me pick my hours; so the minute that bell rang and my kids were out of school, I could be around them.
Now, I can vend just on the weekends because I have loyal customers who keep coming back for my authentic soft tamales.
And they can expect real Mexican tamales for a long time, because I’m teaching my kids the tricks of the trade so one day they can inherit the business and experience the joy that comes with working hard and making great food for a great city.
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More Info David Hartman, the original host of ABC’s Good Morning America, says: “George Merlis’s fine book details how to meet the media and prevail.” Read More BY George Merlis By George Merlis Conservative icon William F.Instead, we get fined and are put on a wait list to get a permit.And there’s a lottery to get on the wait list, and there are over 2,000 people on it—and people can wait over a decade to actually get a permit.Being a mobile food vendor gives me the best of both worlds: I can provide for my family while being around them.But a cap enacted in the 1980s limits the number of available food permits so vendors like me who want to earn an honest living simply can’t.Praise from ABC News Anchor Diane Sawyer “George Merlis knows everything about blasting through the background sound and making your point.