How Oncotarget Is Preparing For The Future

Oncotarget was launched in May 2010. Within two years it received 6.67 as its impact factor in 2012. This meant that it was a leading journal in the field of oncology as well as cancer research. Submissions to this journal are increasing in an exponential manner.This is a bi-weekly journal. There are dozens of research papers available in each issue. Such a trend indicates that Oncotarget has a bright future as it seems to attract practically all the submissions in the cancer field. This journal has received fast success. Oncotarget and its enhanced popularity have led to the launch of Oncoscience. This is a sister journal of Oncotarget. It has articles on a wide range of topics.

Oncotarget has a large Editorial Board. It has numerous sections that are headed by several associates editors. It is quite clear that the journal has highly ambitious goals.Oncotarget had been envisioned as a small journal. It was required to introduce a new concept called oncotarget. Besides, it was designed to promote a multidisciplinary approach by having a unique focus. The editors of Oncotarget wanted to keep it this way without any kind of changes. In this way, Oncotarget was supposed to be an experiment.Soon, this journal became highly successful and very popular. This is due to the passion as well as simplicity associated with it. Besides, it has an individual approach to everything.

It tries to avoid all kinds of unqualified reviewers. The evaluation of all submissions is done in parallel. It is never done in sequence. All the possibilities provided by modern technology are made use of over here.The fact remains that despite the unprecedented technical progress taking place in science and technology, the routine of nearly all the journals has remained unchanged. This is why a new paradigm was required in a scientific publication by the scientific community. This is why scientists were looking for an alternative to this kind of traditional publication.Oncotarget is a journal that allows a thorough peer-review. This is followed by rapid publication. It even allows for certain key decisions to be taken even on the day of submission. It allows for publishing on the next day post acceptance.

Adam Milstein Fostering Pride

Adam Milstein is a real estate investor. He is also a philanthropist and a managing partner of Hagar Pacific Properties. Adam Milstein was born 1952, in Haifa, Israel to parents Eva (nee Temkin) and Hillel Milshtein. His mother was a homemaker and his father was a real estate developer.  In 1949 Adam Milstein’s mother immigranted from Mexico to Israel and his father immigrated from Argentina to Israel in 1948. Adam’s parents eventually moved from Haifa to Kiryat Yam then to Kiryat Motzkin. Adam Milstein joined the Israeli Defense Forces in 1971, fulfilling his mandatory service.

He also served during the Yom Kippur War in 1973. After his military service of Adam Milstein obtained his Bachelor’s degree in business and economics in 1978 from Technion. In between serving in the Israeli defense forces and obtaining his degree, Milstein married his wife Gila Elgrably.

They married in Haifa and had their first child in 1976, a daughter named Merav and a second daughter Lyron in 1980. After moving to the United States Milstein attended the University of Southern California where in 1983, he received his Master of Business Administration Degree. He later worked as a sales agent in commercial real estate.

Adam and his wife Gila founded the Adam and Gila Milstein Foundation in 2000. The foundation sponsors students and young professionals helping them stay connected to their Jewish history and fostering Jewish pride. The youth is also given educational tools and knowledge to become advocates for the Jewish people and the state of Israel.

Adam Milstein and his wife are very active in the support of Jewish causes. Milstein and his wife Gila co-founded Sifriyat Pijama B’America and Adam Milstein sits on the board of many organizations. Organizations such as Birthright Israel, StandWithUs, Israel on Campus Coalition, and the American Israel Public Affairs Committee.

Milstein is also the co-founder and National Chairman of the fastest growing Jewish organization in America, the Israeli-American Council. Milstein’s current position as managing partner requires him to oversee the firm’s finances. The firm acquires and rehabilitates retail, industrial, office and multi-family properties. Adam Milstein and his wife have 3 daughters and currently reside in Ca

Vijay Eswaran: A Role Model for Every Aspiring Entrepreneurs in India

Vijay Eswaran, the founder and Executive Chairman of QI Group, is a role model for every aspiring entrepreneur with great success derived from hard work and passion. He is also known as an investor, philanthropist, best-selling author and an accomplished motivational speaker who speaks on a variety of subjects from spirituality to management rules.

Vijay has a great sense of understanding about the latest technologies, and this changed the pace of the way he does business. It should be noted that his QI Group was the first firm in Asia to go for an online-based multilevel marketing in the early 2000s, which was considered to be a revolutionary step by then. Read more: Five Minutes With Dr. Vijay Eswaran, Executive Chairman, QI Group

Eswaran founded the firm in 1998 as an E-commerce multilevel marketing company, and he led it to greater heights with consistent quality and professional service to the customers. Currently, the firm has businesses in luxury products, wellness, media, telecommunications, corporate investments, and travel. The group is headquartered in Hong Kong and has operations in more than 30 countries. It also has regional offices in Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, and Singapore.

Eswaran has strong thoughts on running a simplified office structure, and he keeps the environment of a startup inside QI Group as he understood that in startups people collaborate each other substantially.

Vijay is also an acclaimed author with a number of books which discuss topics such as success in business and life, religion, positive thoughts, and more. His best-seller, “In the Sphere of Silence,” explains the importance of practicing silence as a tool to have greater control over the mind. Vijay’s other books include Two Minutes from the Abyss, In the Thinking Zone, 18 Stepping Stones, On the Wings of Thought, and more.

Eswaran is a speaker on various subjects and has spoken in various stages. He is a regular speaker to the World Economic Forum sessions. While coming to charitable contributions, Vijay founded the RYTHM Foundation as part of the CSR program of QI Group to help the community.

He also set up Vijayaratnam Foundation in the name of his father to help children in education, healthcare, people in industrial training, and more. Eswaran is recognized as the Heroes of Philanthropy – 2011 by Forbes Asia.