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Fried on Business- Fried on Weed: The New Cannabis Frontier in Florida & Residential Mortgages and Refinancing Options

Episode 566: 5-27-20  The New Cannabis Frontier in Florida & Residential Mortgages Jim Fried welcomes back two of his favorite experts Nikki Fried and Dr. Michelle Weiner to talk about the Hemp Industry and all things Cannabis in Florida. Then Jim address Residential Mortgages and Refinancing options.  With rates at historic lows it is a great time to refinance. GUESTS:  …

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Fried on Business: Stay at Home Orders- A Psychologist’s Take

Episode 560: 4-15-20  We are all in the midst of a crisis that is impacting each of us in different ways. Licensed Clinical Psychologist Miranda Meadows will help listeners consider the impact of crises on mental health and understand the ways in which we can care for ourselves in the midst of this particular crisis.   Episode 560: 4-15-20 (To download, …

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Fried on Business- Office Chair Ergonomics

Episode 559: 4-8-20  If you’re finding yourself at a desk more than you ever have, this segment is for you! In our second segment, we talk with Andrew Sherman, Professor and Vice Chair of the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Miami, about exercises you can do from your desk chair to keep you in the …

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Fried on Business- Jordan Ogman’s Story of Survival

Episode 559: 4-8-20  We have shared before about Jordan Ogman’s race against the clock to find a cure for his rare, fatal, neurodegenerative, Jewish Genetic Disease. Now we welcome his father, David, to the show to talk about how Jordan’s disease is impacted by COVID-19 and the community’s response to stay-at-home orders. The reality is, the extreme measures we’re all taking to …

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Fried on Business- Urban Oasis Project- Miami

Episode 557: 3-25-20  Fresh Food is a Right For Everybody Our first guest, Art Friedrich, founder of Urban Oasis Project, is passionate about connecting the community with local farmers and ensuring that everyone has access to fresh, healthy produce grown locally and sustainably. Art discusses the importance of maintaining a supply of healthy produce at home, how SNAP benefits …

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Fried on Business- Natural Life Franchise Corporation

Episode 554: 3-4-20  Jim Fried interviews Gabriel Suarez, Founder of Natural Life Franchise Corporation. Jim learns about their business model, the stores currently in operation and other franchise opportunities available. Jim asks Gabriel the very pressing question about the product knowledge of typical employees of dispensaries and CBD specialty stores and how the employees of Natural Life stand out. Hear Gabriel’s answer …

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Fried on Business – Cautionary Tales & Marijuana Safety

Episode 553: 02-26-20  Jim welcomes back resident CBD & cannabis expert Manny Johnson of Organicann to learn more about marijuana safety. With a surge in popularity but no double blind studies to prove safety and effectiveness of most products, the marijuana industry is dangerously unregulated. Manny continues to give insight into the industry to help product users be informed and …

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Fried on Business – Advocacy, THCA & 1000 Museum

Episode 551: 02-12-20 PART 1: Advocating for Children In our first segment, Jim catches up with Jaye Abbate of Florida’s Children First. They discuss the staggering statistics facing children in and aging out of foster care. They also discuss FCF’s upcoming Advocates for Children Awards on Thursday, February 20th at which Nikki Fried, among others, will be honored as an …

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Fried on Business – 11.27.19 – KC Conway’s Take on the Economy; Jim Gives Thanks

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Episode 544: 11-27-19  Economic Update with KC Conway  Jim Fried talks to KC Conway, MAI, CRE, Director of Research and Corporate Engagement at University of Alabama, Culverhouse College of Commerce. Jim and KC discuss the state of Florida’s economy, his take on different property segments, adaptive reuse and economic trends. KC also shares an interesting strategy used by community colleges …

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Fried on Weed – 11.20.19 – Derek Thomas of Veritas Farms; South Dade Affordable Housing Update

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Episode 543: 11-20-19  Continuing the Conversation with Veritas Farms Jim Fried welcomes back Derek Thomas of Veritas Farms, to give an update on the CBD market in South Florida. He’ll discuss the importance of being educated on finding the purest products in a widely unregulated industry. Affordable Housing Update Jim gives an update on the affordable housing market in South Dade. Episode …

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