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When is your next public speaking engagement?

Manner of Speaking

It doesn’t have to be a TED Talk or a formal presentation at a conference. It could be a five-minute status report on your project at the next team meeting; it could be saying a few words about a colleague … Continue reading → Motivation Leonardo da Vinci Nike public speaking

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4 tips and 1 Tool That Will Help You Perfect Your Slide Design

Duarte Blog

A good presentation depends, at least partly, on good slide design. Let’s start with you. The presenter was vulnerable. Good news! (I I think.)

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Data Needs Context

Presentation Guru

Is your presentation data meaningful? It’s all about context. Numbers are meaningless on their own.

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Marissa Mayer & Elizabeth Holmes - Both Damaged Goods

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

When the Verizon deal goes through, Yahoo will be Altaba , headed by Thomas McInerney. Whether Marissa Mayer will have a role in Altaba has not yet been made public. But, she could receive a $23 million severance package. Like now-distressed Theranos' founder Elizabeth Holmes, Mayer had been a darling of the media. 

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Silencers: In appearance v. content for women speakers, guess which wins?

The Eloquent Woman

But for truly deafening silence around a woman's speech, there's nothing like her outfit or her hairstyle to do the trick. What, no content?

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Famous Speech Friday: Mary Beard on "Women in Power"

The Eloquent Woman

But it's smarter to see these as cautionary tales about women in power, says classics scholar Mary Beard. But how should women view her insights?

The Secret to Making Your Way to the Decision Makers Short List and Getting the Gig

Speaker Launcher

If you want to book the gig, you need to make it to the decision maker's short list. Wondering how to do that?

18 books for the writer in you

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Looking for a book for the writer in you or a writer you know? Here is where you can find 18 books on business and promotional writing, article, book, web and social media writing, self-publishing and the business of freelance writing. Most are available in print, Kindle and epub (Kobo) versions: paullima.com/books. Are You Ready For Your Interview?

Public Relations - AI Can Wipe Out Humans

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In the prestigious, lucrative fields of law and finance , humans are already being wiped out by artificial intelligence (AI). But, not so fast.

The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

I always collect them here for you on Mondays as well. Here's a good breakdown of what's happening to you under stress. Did you miss?

How to Spot Data Lies

Presentation Guru

Many charts don’t tell the truth (or, at least, are quite misleading). However we shouldn’t be too cynical.…

4 Tips and 1 Tool That Will Help You Perfect Your Slide Design

Duarte Blog

A good presentation depends, at least partly, on good slide design. Let’s start with you. The presenter was vulnerable. Good news! (I I think.)

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HEALED! How Does It Look, Walk, Talk?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Healing" has become the dominant meme in America. That's no surprise. "Healed" looks, walks and talks as The After.

I received this from the Authors Guild

Joan Detz Speaker Services

UPDATE March 16, 2017: Our fears have come to pass. You may have seen the news this morning that President Trump’s proposed budget, released earlier today, calls for the elimination of the National Endowments for the Arts and Humanities. The budget—which must be passed by Congress—will be the subject of vigorous debate on Capitol Hill […].

High Noon in Trumpville - The Donald v. The Preet

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Through U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, The Donald has requested the resignations of 46 U.S. Attorneys. The Preet agreed. That was then.

Public Relations Representatives - Can They Have the Legal Right Analogous to Attorney-Client Privilege

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" - Andrew Strickler, Law360, March 16, 2017. Here is the article. The particulars of the case are not the issue. High rankings on Google.

"Logan" - Superhero Fantasy for Time of No Control

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The film "Logan" is not the most well-crafted of movies. But "Logan" is doing brisk business at the box office.

Economy Not Catching Fire - According to Janet Yellen, Atlanta Fed's GDPNow Indicator

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The euphoria over the February jobs report faded today. Or should have. Here are the details from BusinessInsider. to 0.9%. No haggling.

Of Course, Everyone Will Read "Raising Trump" By Ivana Trump

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In early S eptember, Ivana Trump will publish her third book. This one is titled "Raising Trump." Eric and Ivanka. It's part of Trumpism.

How Models Will Blow Up Manpower Demand in Finance, Maybe Law Too

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The trading industry can be reduced to a handful of experienced geniuses such as Steve Cohen and savvy programmers. That would create models. Pricing.

STEM Is Everything - But Marketing Know-How Is What Positions & Packages the Everything

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Shark Tank. Y Combinator. Selling to Amazon. Finding a job after being laid off by Zenefits. Success happens through marketing. That involves research.

Drduge Report - Must Be Slow Day in TrumpWorld, Grouses about Fizzled Stella

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Conservative Drudge Report is too clickbait savvy to default to weather headlines. Aging residents didn't complain about increased joint pain.

The Way Around Paywalls - At Least If You Have the Time

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Companies may have organizational subscriptions to media with paywalls. So, the professionals working there have, in a sense, free access.

TX House Rep. Jessica Farrar Proposing Fine for Male Masturbation

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In conservative Texas, State House Representative Jessica Farrar might laugh her way out of a job. TX makes it difficult for females to get abortions.

Poignant Photos from Fatal Christmas Morning Fire, Stamford, CT (2011)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The early morning Christmas fire in 2011 which snuffed out five lives was the second major tragedy in Connecticut. Deep sadness hovers over the state.

The Trumpettes - Beyond Comedy, Witty Analysis

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

We are now simply stating: So, that's how the powerful can get away with whatever. Will lessons be learned? It's difficult to predict that.

Drudge Report Takes Break from Politics - Headlines with Amateur-Hour Snow Event (don't even call it a storm)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Drudge Report might be becoming as weary of Trumpism as many of us are. The tipping point might have been the Saturday Afternoon Massacre.

"Lion" - Film Captures Plight of Street Urchins in India, Agony of the Adopted

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A true story, "Lion" depicts the vulnerability of street urchins in India. And, as the film captures, there are plenty of them. Wrong.

We "Freak Out" Now - No More "Meltdowns"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Texting, social media and the dominance of Millennials and Generation Z all are shortening the shelf life of buzzwords. The challenge for Generation X, Baby Boomers and the Greatest Generation is to be in the loop on when the expiration date happens. For " How yesterday. Currently, we can only freak out.

Uber - Is It Heading to Over

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Distressed company Uber suffered yet another setback. Not the real deal. To begin with, it undercuts the perception of its technical know-how.

Matthew Muller - Artists Will Always Have New Material for Depicting Tragedy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

From ancient Greek times to the present, artists have struggled to sort out why human beings put tragedy in play. They seem to have it all.

Drudge Report - The Angela & The Donald

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Drudge Report headlines with the coming meeting of two of the most powerful people in the world. Donald Trump. VW was outraged by the raid.

Economic Reality Become Binary

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The economic reality is this: You do not have a job. " Crudely speaking, former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara is out of work.

Law - Already Being Run by Artificial Intelligence

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The ability of technology to replace lawyers is no longer futuristic. Of course, B2C LegalZoom has been around for a while. More will.