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Guest Blog: Lessons from Bethenny Frankel of The Real Housewives of New York City – How to Build Income

DeFinis Communications

Don’t be afraid to dive into new territory. Got Platform? Part 3 of a Three-part Series: Income. The term “platform” is ubiquitous these days.

Making Data Meaningful

Manner of Speaking

million people and accounts for 20% of the population of New York State. Inspire Long Islanders to work together in new ways to achieve shared goals. Over the years, Long Island has been beset by numerous social, financial, educational and environmental challenges. Long Island has a population of 2.75

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New York City - No, your professional life doesn't gear down when you exit

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As financial experts advised us to, we sold the family house in Fairfield or Westchester Counties. Do I miss New York? We rented.

Robert Fripp at World Financial Center New York December 3-4, 2010

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

Robert Fripp at World Financial Center New York December 3-4, 2010. link].    

New York Writer: Doesn't seem to matter (much) any more

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's after being a New York writer since the early 1980s.   In Tucson, my apartment costs half my New Haven, Connecticut one.

The New York Times - Will Thought Leaders Be Left W/O This Forum?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"The New York Times Co. foundation might decide to be a white knight and support it financially. Here is that coverage.

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THE NEW YORK TIMES: Lives not at all like ours

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  There is the financially so comfortable man who can settle into protracted grief about losing his mother who died near age 100. 

New York Times Co - Should it go private

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Newspaper watchers predict that the New York Times Co's flagship paper will likely be among the handful which are around in 5 years. 

Saving Barnes & Noble - Maybe a foundation should buy it, along with The New York Times

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Can a quaint institution like bookstore and Third Place Barnes & Noble - and come to think of it, The New York Times - survive in the digital age?

Newspaper Industry: Smart moves by The New York Times Co, questionable ones by Berkshire Hathaway

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  I highlight those victories here in my analysis for the financial information company Motley Fool.    Cute. 

Abby Joseph Cohen: Controls Interview with THE NEW YORK TIMES

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  And today, in THE NEW YORK TIMES MAGAZINE, Abby Joseph Cohen does that in the interview with Deborah Solomon.  As a presentation coach, I recognize that Cohen can stand her ground so stridently with Solomon because of her power in financial services.    Cohen is a partner at Goldman Sachs.

Location, Location, Location - Not Just Major Financial Issue in Real Estate

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The New York Metro area became too expensive for me to operate my communications boutique.  Not financially. Not easy.

NEW YORK POST - A Murdoch Keep or Sell?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Already he has sold the WEEKLY STANDARD to Clarity Media Group, reports NEW YORK MAGAZINE.    Could the NEW YORK POST be next on the block?  Is Murdoch losing his confidence in his golden gut or is there just a bottom to his financial resources?

Chairman Blankfein, Code Pink & Public Speaking

Matt Eventoff

The content of the address has received fairly intense scrutiny, both positive and not so positive (including this comparison to the recent Alex Rodriguez mea culpa , courtesy of Jessica Pressler over at New York Magazine). From a communications perspective, there were definitely lessons to be learned. The lessons: 1. What happened?

Financial Times Sold, Respect Not Enough - Scary Message To Employees At Other Brandname Newspapers

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Sure, the Financial Times is respected. Japanese media company Nikkei is buying the Financial Times. That means jobs are lost.

USPS: Smart PR to broadcast financial pickle

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  At THE NEW YORK TIMES , Steven Greenhouse covered the story of how it might not be able to pay its bills and have to shut down this winter. 

USA Today - Can it make it financially on its own?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here is the coverage of this move in The New York Times. When New York Times Inc. That's just the way it is.

Tiffany Ad Campaign Features Same-Sex Couple - Does Financial Stress Trigger Change?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 Here is coverage by Victoria Taylor in the New York Daily News.  This is one for a case study on branding.

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Greg Smith: Lots of branding work ahead for financial communications pros

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Greg Smith outed Wall Street in his opinion-editorial in THE NEW YORK TIMES as totally self-interested.  recovery. 

Gore Vidal, Dead at 86 - End of era of writer as entertainer, public figure, financially secure

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Vidal belonged to a whole other era, reports THE NEW YORK TIMES in covering his death at age 86. 

Two New Clients: Week four of International Center for Journalists financial reporting course, funded by McGraw-Hill

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This is week four in the eight-week online International Center for Journalists course on financial reporting, funded by McGraw Hill. 

Conferences and Conventions – 7 “Don’ts”

Matt Eventoff

Pick a day of the week, any city, any major hotel, and more often than not there is convention or conference occurring.  .  In Monday’s New York Post, Brian Moore has outlined a number of ways to maximize time spent at these events (full disclosure – I appear in the article).

If PowerPoint caused the war, Excel caused the financial crisis

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

The big buzz in the presentation community yesterday was the front page article in the New York Times that referred to PowerPoint as “the enemy” and trotted out the familiar line that “PowerPoint makes us stupid”. Could this be tomorrow’s front page story? The software should know better. The user is never at fault”, the study states.

"All The Devils Are Here" - Calm, well-told story about the financial crisis

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Just like there will never be enough books on the Kennedy dynasty, there will never be enough print deconstructions of the global financial meltdown.  " Nocera for his columns and features in THE NEW YORK TIMES.   I have read too many of the latter.    Books Current Affairs Values

Executive Communication Skills: Tech Habits

Matt Eventoff

Recently there have been some great articles with lots of terrific points from great sources, including a few I have contributed to in the New York Times , Investor’s Business Daily , Forbes and Entrepreneur , around potential pitfalls to avoid when meshing our new found mobility with face-to-face interaction in the workplace.

Tech Habits Can Crush Careers: 10 Steps to Take Today

Matt Eventoff

Recently there have been some great articles with lots of terrific points from great sources, including a few I have contributed to in the New York Times , Investor’s Business Daily , Forbes and Entrepreneur , around potential pitfalls to avoid when meshing our new found mobility with face-to-face interaction in the workplace.

Presentation lessons from Steve Martin's autobiography

Presentation Zen

Last summer I gave a three-hour talk for 300 managers at a famous financial firm in New York City. It''s brilliant. I

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Bank of Walmart - Branding Lessons For Entrepreneurs

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In The New York Times, Hiroko Tabuchi and Jessica Silver-Greenberg report: "Walmart, the nation's largest retailer, is teaming up with Green Dot, known for its prepaid payment cards, to supply checking accounts to almost anyone over 18 who passes an ID check."  Indeed it has done just that. Partner. 

"An Atheist in the Foxhole" - But, gossip is a tricky business

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Does Boy Rogue Producer Joe Muto know how to play the volatile gossip game?  But the gossip business is not an easy business. 

Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 20, 2013: If you are involved with policy regarding charter schools you need to read SRC member Joseph Dworetsky’s lucid analysis of their financial impact on school districts (and taxpayers).

Speaking Of...

Keystone State Education Coalition: Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 20, 2013 : If you are involved with policy regarding charter schools you need to read SRC member Joseph Dworetsky’s lucid analysis of their financial impact on school districts (and taxpayers). Are you a member? Have your friends and colleagues?

Missoni for $40: Target.com crashes but future looks amazingly profitable

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Demand was so high that its site crashed yesterday, reports Stephanie Clifford at THE NEW YORK TIMES. 

What is a Speechwriter?

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

If not the Financial Times, at least The New York Times and The [.]. speechwriter is well-read on current events.

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What is a Speechwriter?

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

If not the Financial Times, at least The New York Times and The [.]. speechwriter is well-read on current events.

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What is a Speechwriter?

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

If not the Financial Times, at least The New York Times and The [.]. speechwriter is well-read on current events.

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How to Send the Wrong Message

Matt Eventoff

The New York Post reported today that John Liu, New York City’s newly elected Comptroller, has instituted a new policy … drum roll please… and the new policy is: “New York City’s new comptroller, John Liu , has ordered his staff to rise whenever he enters the room and to address him as “Mr.

What Would Matthew, Mark, Luke & John Make of This

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In April 2014, I had blown in from the New York Metro area. My new problem, of course, was that I had no furniture. Both got done.

Daily News Could Be Sold - More Journalists/Editors Will Hit Mean Streets Of NYC Looking For Work

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Kelly, New York Post, February 26, 2015. Anyway, for the dirt, many of us first click on the New York Post.

BusinessInsider, et al. - The money is chasing growth

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In 2015, digital financial site BusinessInsider lost $11.9 Will investors stick with The New York Times Inc. million on $42.4

NYT Ad Columnist Stuart Elliott Takes Buyout - End Of The "Mad Men" Era

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Those were still the heady days of advertising when The New York Times columist Stuart Eliott began covering that beat.

Baby Jesus In Queens - A Blessed Beginning

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here is the coverage in The New York Times. After all, New York has a kind of safe harbor law for leaving off unwanted babies.