Eye on Exercise:
Fuel Your Life with Octane Fitness
Each year approximately 250,000 people die in the U.S. as a result of not exercising. For men, the failure to exercise is the number one risk factor for death, greater than smoking or high blood pressure. For women, the lack of exercise was the third greatest risk factor trailing behind diabetes and smoking....
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The North Castle Advisor Advantage
A critical component of our focused investment approach is the contribution of the North Castle Advisor group. North Castle Advisors actively participate in the management of the portfolio and supplement North Castle’s operating and sourcing capabilities...
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From Success to Significance:
Augie Nieto Shares Some Life Lessons
In March 2005, our dear friend, Augie Nieto was diagnosed with ALS, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. As you may know, Augie is one of the most successful and innovative pioneers in the U.S. fitness industry...
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Science of Skincare: DDF: Upgrade from Promises to Results
An Interview with Rich Gersten and Joe Hawley
Since the 1500s, people have looked for the preverbal "fountain of youth." Today, consumers are not traveling the high seas but rather searching the spas, specialty retailers and internet for that product that will reduce the appearance and consequences of aging. With the aging of the baby boomer and society's emphasis on personal care...
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