Roger Ebert: He lost the fight against cancer which he began in 2002

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Like Christopher Hitchens, film critic Roger Ebert chronicled his battle with cancer.    Today he lost that battle, reports THE NEW YORK TIMES which quotes him as telling ESQUIRE, "When I'm writing, my problems become invisible."

2002 52

Mitt Romney In 2002: “I’m A Big Believer In Getting Money Where The Money Is…In Washington”

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized conservative dc liberal Mitt Romney tax washington

2002 66

Soledad O’Brien Grills GOP Senator About Cutting Food Stamps: ‘You Voted For It’ In 2002 and 2008

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized budget Fiscal Cliff food stamps jeff sessions Soledad O’Brien taxes

2002 52

10 Ways to Love Your Voice!

Kate's Voice

World Voice Day is a day to celebrate your remarkable voice. It was started in 2002 by otolaryngologists and other voice professionals who wanted to focus awareness on the use, care, and problems associated with the human voice. This Friday, April 16, is World Voice Day.

2010 154

Drudge Report - Trumpism Triggers Confidence Surge among Small Businesses

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's the highest optimism has been since 2002. As you recall, 2002 was before the global financial crash. The conservative Drudge Report links the boom in optimism among small businesses to Trumpism. The Drudge Report may be on he money.

2017 56

Create a PowerPoint handout from selected slides

PowerPoint Tips

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005. A subscriber ask me how she could create a printed handout that contains only some of the slides in the presentation. She wanted to create a handout with 3 slides per page. Here are the steps: For PowerPoint 2010. Choose File> Print.

Steve Cohen - Is His Luck Running Out?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Since 2002, Villhauer had been Cohen's #1 trader. Steve Cohen is the investment genius with seemingly a 1,000 lives. For example, he had been able to duck having criminal whatever personally slapped on him by former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District New York Preet Bharara.

2017 52

Did Penn State’s Culture of Loyalty Allow Abuse to Flourish?: Mike Bako on WOR Radio

TJ Walker Interactive

Mike McQueary, speaking for the first time in public about the 2002 encounter in a Penn State locker room, said he believes that [.]. A Penn State assistant football coach testified Friday that he believes he saw former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky sexually molesting a boy but said he wasn’t 100 percent sure it was intercourse. Analysis Audio Media Press Room joe paterno mike bako penn state

2002 40

Christopher McCowen - Public Relations Push for New Trial

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

When she had been raped and murdered in her home on Cape Cod, that became  The Real- Life Crime Story  of 2002. She was a brandname fashion writer for glam publications such as Elle. Her father was a Harvard-educated lawyer.

2017 52

Jack Malone on "Without a Trace" - Among the flawed heroes of 21st century TV

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Without a Trace," which started in 2002, went off the air in 2009. Along with Tony Soprano and Walter White, there had been Jack Malone, played by Anthony LaPaglia.

2016 56

Catholic Church Sexual Abuse Scandal Reaches into Vatican - Cardinal George Pell Charged

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It had been the Boston Globe which broke the story of sexual abuse of young boys by Boston Metro Catholic priests in 2002. The Roman Catholic Church's sexual abuse scandal is not over. In fact, a new investigation is reaching right into the Vatican.

2017 52

StumbeUpon - Tragedy Of Yet Another Early Adopter

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In 2002, when founded, it performed the service of selecting and presenting interesting content on the Internet.

2015 56

Interview: Wendy Hanson – Sassy Lady

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

During Googlersquo;s formative years of 2002 to 2009, Wendy coached their teams and executives. Wendy Hanson helps startups and legacy companies act more aggressively, create more accountability and be more innovative. By shifting the culture, she helps teams communicate more clearly and work with focus. As an entrepreneur, Wendy loves helping other women entrepreneurs. She co-authored The Sassy Ladies’ Toolkit for Start-up Businesses, which received the [.]

2011 100

Charity Gig Invite - Craig and Lois (1 night only)

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

Tuesday’s child have been played on both national and international radio, and one of their tracks even reached #1 on the SA Rock Digest music charts in 2002. Hi Friends. You have been asking us when we are going to play next, so now you have an answer, next month!

Gig 130

Surviving the mini-presentation: Your self-introduction

Speak Schmeak

But instead of saying, "I've been with ACME Magnets for ten years," you could say "I've been with ACME Magnets since 2002, the first year the New England Patriots won the Super Bowl."

Abedin/Weiner May/December Marriage Has First Contested Divorce Hearing in New York Supreme Court

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That was 2002. Huma Abedin is now 41 years old. Her estranged husband Anthony Weiner is currently 53. This could have been positioned and packaged as a classic May-December marriage when they tied the knot in 2010. She had the youth and exotic beauty.

2017 52

Steven Dym and His Family - Why Tragedy Is an Art Form

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In the past, Dym contributed more than $4,000 to the 2002  failed campaign of Andrew Cuomo for governor of the state of New York. Law & Order" launches it new series-True Crimes-this fall.

2017 52

Surviving the mini-presentation: Your self-introduction

Speak Schmeak

But instead of saying, "I've been with ACME Magnets for ten years," you could say "I've been with ACME Magnets since 2002, the first year the New England Patriots won the Super Bowl."

IM, Text, and Tweet…Oh My!

DeFinis Communications

From 2001 to 2002, text messages leapt from 30 million sent to nearly 1 billion. The overwhelming proliferation of Instant Messaging (IM), text messages, and Twitter has long placed linguists on alert.

2009 135

New IB Madison Voices Blog Posting - Trends in Internet Use

PPT - Powerful Presentation Techniques

Included are reports showing that 48% of Americans use the Internet at least one hour a day, 82% increase in Social Networking utilizing and 339% increase in video utilization since 2002. Interested in finding out more about trends on the Internet? Check out my new blog posting " It's the norm, not just for porn " at IBMadison.com. The posting tracks some of the latest research results on trends and directions in the use of the Internet.

Emotion in Presentations

Professionally Speaking...

And with the success of the presentation behind him, he was then free to enjoy the bottle of 2002 Dom Perignon he was given. . Just before the holidays, a dear friend and colleague of mine emailed me to get some advice on how to maintain emotional control during a presentation.

2011 141

Suicide - Rebranding as Choice Made Carefully

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In Belgium euthanasia has been legal since 2002. Currently, a chain of Roman Catholic psychiatric hospitals, operated by the Brothers of Charity, allows that kind of deliverance for the mentally ill. The official Catholic Church opposes that. Here are the details from Francis X.

2017 52

"Creative Class" Theory by Richard Florida Discredited - Politicos should run like hell

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In 2002, a professor in Pittsburgh - Richard Florida - rose to fame.  His book "The Rise of the Creative Class" posited that economic development blossoms when those "creative" types move in.  A rising tide lifts all boats.  Not so, it's been found.

Ghostwriters/Speechwriters - Yes, It's A Sellers' Market (Actually, Any Market Can Be)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In 2002, when corporate executives were going low profile and budgets were slashed post-9/11, I recognized I had to get a new kind of pitching edge. "306 responses came into my help-wanted on Mediabistro.com for a ghostwriter."

2015 60

"Buy Side" - Some Guys Have All the Fun

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Plus he was able to rent an apartment in Manhattan back in 2002 for more than nine thousand a month. "Buy Side: A Wall Street Trader's Tale of Spectacular Excess" will probably encourage members of Generation Z to do whatever to get into that game.

2014 52

Do you still believe these three public speaking myths?

Speaking about Presenting

31 October 2002). These widely-believed public speaking myths put pressure on you to do things which are not necessary. Myth #1: It’s not what you say, it’s how you say it. You’ve most likely heard that 7% of your message comes from what you say, 38% from your tone of voice, and 55% from your body language. There’s no credible evidence that these figures apply to normal day-to-day conversations and presentations.

2010 131

Why the stickiest idea in presenting is just plain wrong

Speaking about Presenting

31 October 2002). Albert Mehrabian. The stickiest idea in presenting and public speaking is that the meaning of your message is communicated by: Your words 7%. Your body language 38%. Your tone of voice 55%. This is the Mehrabian formula first proposed by Albert Mehrabian in 1967.

Ideas 207

tuesday’s child perform charity gig

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

They have been played on both national and international radio, and one of their tracks even reached #1 on the SA Rock Digest music charts in 2002. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Person: Craig Strachan. Company Name: The John Whiffen Golden City Memorial Trust. Phone Number: 082 789 3899. FAX Number: 021 788 3884. Email Address: craig@johnwhiffen.co.za. Website URL: www.johnwhiffen.co.za.

Gig 100

Do you still believe these three public speaking myths?

Speaking about Presenting

31 October 2002). These widely-believed public speaking myths put pressure on you to do things which are not necessary. Myth #1: It’s not what you say, it’s how you say it. You’ve most likely heard that 7% of your message comes from what you say, 38% from your tone of voice, and 55% from your body language. There’s no credible evidence that these figures apply to normal day-to-day conversations and presentations.

2010 116

Happening in Las Vegas

Humor Power

Since 2002 he has published over 450 articles on conversation skills and has been a guest expert on radio talk shows. Talking with the Stars. A New Event to Energize the Art of Conversation. Loren Ekroth, publisher of Better Conversations newsletter, has created a new competition like the successful Dancing with the Stars TV show. In Talking with the Stars , pairs of speakers draw a random topic, then they explore it extemporaneously while connecting with the audience.

35 Questions Mitt Romney Must Answer About Bain Capital Before The Issue Can Go Away

TJ Walker Interactive

Surely someone from Bain occasionally called you up and asked your opinion about something work related from 1999 to 2002. You earned at least $100,000 as an executive from Bain in 2001 and 2002, separate from investment earnings according to filings with State of Massachusetts. In 2002, you are listed as one of two managing members of Bain Capital Investors LLC in its annual report.

1999 46

Theresa May & Hillary Clinton: Do we watch their words or wardrobes?

The Eloquent Woman

In addition, to see whether May''s fashion has long been a subject of attention, we looked at similar search results from 2002 and 2003 as a comparison.

2013 74

PRSA Conference, San Francisco: O'Dwyer reporters not let in

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The posse rode to the rescue again when my business hit headwinds in 2002. What does the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) have to fear from reporters from O'Dwyer's news shop? 

Three Women, One Mission: Peace

DeFinis Communications

In 2002 Gbowee founded the movement Women of Liberia Mass Action for Peace. In 1903, two years after the Nobel Foundation was established, a Nobel Prize was awarded to a woman, Marie Curie, for the first time.

2011 135

Presentation Technology Checklist

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

Recently I had a request to reprint a checklist I produced in 2002 that clearly people still have and use. It is called the Presentation Technology Checklist and it lists items that you may need to take along for your presentation in a checklist format. It is especially useful when you are travelling to deliver a presentation or preparing someone else to deliver a presentation in another location. It is based on my own experience taking equipment to present all over North America.

2007 40

Famous Speech Friday: Jane Goodall's "What Separates Us From the Apes"

The Eloquent Woman

In this 2002 TED talk, Goodall shows why she's been in high demand as a speaker all over the world. Most people find it difficult to name a living scientist , and even tougher to name a woman scientist, dead or alive.

2012 72

28 famous speeches by women in the United Kingdom

The Eloquent Woman

Jane Goodall's 2002 TED talk on what separates us from the apes drew on the British scientist's Welsh storytelling ancestors, music, and even Shakespeare--all good influences for a talk that, in the end, is about communication.

2017 52

Our Animal Companions - So brief a stay

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  It was around Christmas 2002.  I remember bringing Point Pleasant home from the Westport, Connecticut Animal Shelter.    I had asked for an animal who was having trouble being adopted.    Point Pleasant had been returned so there was a stigma surrounding her.    On the ride back to West Hartford, CT and for a few weeks after that, she was skittish.    I have no idea what had happened during that first adoption but she did. 

2002 40

JUST KIDS, by Patti Smith

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In 2002, I called my childhood friend from downtown Jersey City, New Jersey to confess that I had indeed stolen some of his treasured marbles from his collection.  Patti Smith's JUST KIDS is the  read for creatives and a special treat for us baby boomers.    As Smith tells us in her book she was born in 1946.    With cleverness and touching emotion she journeys back to those days when we all still went through measles and chicken pox. 

2002 40

Mehrabian's moans about the myth

Max Atkinson

Albert Mehrabian , personal communication, e-mail, 16 October 2002). Albert Mehrabian, personal communication, e-mail, 16 October 2002). Albert Mehrabian , personal communication, e-mail, 31 October 2002).

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