Halloween 2016 - 5 Sure Bets for Public Relations Pros' Costumes

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The latest move is for her to titillate the media with the possibility that she might become a lawyer like her famous father Robert. Halloween is the family-free holiday.

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Daily Mail Rings Out 2016 With Myriad Donald Trump Stories

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The year 2016 might have been a good or bad one, depending on who is doing the assessing. And, that's how the influential Daily Mail is ringing out 2016.   Content-provider Current Affairs Games Media Personal Musings Politics Public Speaking Religion Web/Tech

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Post-Nice, Saving America's Christmas Season 2016

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Anyone with only one oar in the water could be figuring out the best places to strike during Christmas 2016.   Current Affairs Food and Drink Media Online video Personal Musings Religion Web/Tech

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Christmas 2016 - GOP Has To Pray for a Messiah

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Branding Current Affairs Games Media Personal Musings Politics Rebranding Religion Values Web/TechThe GOP could be in its final days. Even its main cheerleader - the Drudge Report - has turned downbeat. The joke circulating is: Sure, the GOP can recover, yeah, by 2018.

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Drudge Report Shifts from Campaign 2016 to "ISIS Among Us"

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In a nation unhinged by weekend bombings and stabbings, the Drudge Report has cooled it on focusing on Campaign 2016 per se. That gets the Drudge Report back into the thick of Campaign 2016. Current Affairs Games Intuitive Media Personal Musings Politics Public Speaking Television Web/TechInstead, there has been a shift to how members of ISIS have assimilated themselves into the fabric of American life. Here is the link to the headliner article.

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Troubles Talk - No Way to Start a Relationship in 2016

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" All generations, as we know from the media, are suffering from angst, depression, and suicidal ideation. Linguist Deborah Tannen made a name for herself identifying   "troubles talk"   as the way women bonded at work.

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Social Media Trumps Establishment Media (pun intended)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

If we decide we want to ponder some analysis of a Twitter Storm, we can roam without charges or gatekeepers to other social media sites such as, well, this blog. Way back in 2006, Dan Gilmor predicted this in his breakthrough book "We the Media."

Campaign 2016 - Is Fox in position of weakness, following firings of Weinhofer, Carlson + lawsuit against Ailes

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Does it have enough credibility to be a conservative power player in the last and critical phases of Campaign 2016? Books Branding careers Current Affairs Games legal Media Personal Musings Politics Public Speaking Selling Television ValuesFox isn't having a good week.

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Techies, like Peter Tiel, don't have great ROI on political donations in Campaign 2016

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"Crowdpac's ranking of technology sector donations published today shows there's little correlation between Silicon Valley's financial backing and the ballot box - at least as this point in the 2016 election cycle." " - re/code, February 10, 2016.

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Michelle Obama: Could She Have Won 2016 Election for U.S. President?

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Content-provider Current Affairs Food and Drink Media Personal Musings Politics Public Speaking Web/Tech Weblogs WritingOn CNN's "The Axe Files" podcast , current president Barack Obama declares this: If he could have run for a third term, he would have won.

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"How the GOP Slept through Campaign 2016" - That will be the documentary capturing Trump phenomenon

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The media's analysis is all the same: The GOP couldn't get its head around the reality that there really was a Trump phenomenon going on. The documentary capturing the sustained ineptness of traditional conservatism could be titled "How the GOP Slept through Campaign 2016."

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The New York Times - Hundreds To Be Cut in Second Half of 2016

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" - Claire Atkinson, New York Post, April 23, 2016. But this disruption isn't only happening to old-line media. Branding careers Current Affairs Games Media Personal Musings Values Web/Tech Weblogs"The New York Times Co.

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Media Beware: Gawker Settles

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here is the media clip. He, along the plaintiff lawyer in that litigation, Charles Harder, wants limits on what the media can publish and how. Takeaway: Media beware. legal MediaIt's a wrap. So much for the meme of free speech.

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Famous Speech Friday: Hillary Clinton's 2016 concession speech

The Eloquent Woman

The widespread media coverage was what we might expect for a woman candidate: Some news media insisted on describing it and her as emotional, something rarely said about male speakers even when they are emotional. You don't have to like the topic of a speech to give it well.

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RNC, Cleveland, Ohio, July 18-21, 2016 - Branding Opportunity of a Lifetime

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's exactly why it will be a major media event. And that's why it is an extraordinary branding opportunity for those who can attract the right media attention and enough of it. Who doesn't expect "trouble" at the RNC in Cleveland, Ohio, July 18 -21?

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Utopia 2016 - Where nothing ever changes (no new iPhone models, no getting older, no new U.S. presidents)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Our version of Utopia for 2016 is this: a bit of space and time in which nothing ever changes. animal companions careers Current Affairs Games Intuitive Media Personal Musings pet grief Politics Public Speaking Religion Values Web/TechInnovation. Disruption.

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"Crisis of Character" by Gary J. Byrne - Will It Rock Campaign 2016 or Just Be Fun Gossip?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The question is: Will these detailed disclosures about what went down in the White House during the Clinton Administration rock Campaign 2016? Lewinsky has returned to the media scene. Monica Lewinsky returns. Eleanor Mondale is confirmed as a lover. 

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[Podcast] 6 Common Social Media Mistakes and How to Fix Them with Chris Tompkins

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Social media mistakes. Agency drops by to highlight how can you go from making common social media mistakes to a social media platform that on-boards people and converts them into enthusiastic evangelists. Social media mistakes. We’ve all made them.

What is Your Social Media Strategy?

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I admire people who have a strong content and social media strategy. The post What is Your Social Media Strategy? Most Recent Post Speaker Marketing content marketing Social Media social media marketing social media strategiesThey know exactly who they are talking to and what content to deliver to them on a regular basis.

Media - Trust Down to 32% (Source: Gallup)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Media outlets were the big losers in Campaign 2016. I trust my neighbor about national and local politics more than those in the media. Instead of trusting a media report on the hazards of X medication, I scout up several sites which post objective analysis of that.

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Nick Denton - From Media Tycoon to Negative Role Model

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One-time high-flying media tycoon Nick Denton has put his Manhattan loft up for sale. And his power as a iconoclastic force in digital media is also over. Also, members of the media track your every move.   Branding careers Games legal Media Web/Tech

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4 steps to create a video from PowerPoint slides

PowerPoint Tips

A common reason to create videos is to post them on YouTube but you can post them on a website or on social media as well. You can create great videos using PowerPoint! You can make them as simple or as complicated as you want.

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Media - Why was Jane Pauley's Age Cited?

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There was a time when media, such as the local newspaper, would automatically cite the race of those covered. Branding careers Current Affairs Games Generational Divide Media Personal Musings Television Values

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Ripp Media Pitching in on Bill Cosby's Defense - Had Represented Gretchen Carlson

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"Ripp Media is handling PR for Bill Cosby's demand that charges against him by Andrea Constand be dismissed on the ground that the Montgomery County D.A.'s " - Jack O'Dwyer, O'Dwyer's, October 7, 2016. The media tended to misrepresent that content.

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The Media v. Mayberry R.F.D.

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Media reports portrayed a nation caught up in mourning about the massacre at the Pulse nightclub. animal companions careers Current Affairs Games Media Personal Musings Religion Television Values Web/Tech Writing

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Ivanka Trump As Media Target - That Was Fast

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Media outlets, ranging from Vanity Fair to Daily Mail , have targeted Ivanka Trump. During the late phases of Campaign 2016, members of the media saluted her for her civility, objectivity and public relations effectiveness.

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Digital Media - Establishing Unique Presence, Like LawNewz, Abovethelaw

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Instead we turn to digital media. It was founded by broadcast media leader and best-selling author, Dan Abrams. ATL has become one of the most influential and cited players in legal media.   Both Abrams and Lat are ambitious media visionaries.

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Campaign 2016 Is Being Tweeted

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Kennedy and Richard Nixon, the relatively new social network of Twitter will dominate the campaign 2016. Branding careers Current Affairs Games Generational Divide Media Personal Musings Politics Public Speaking Television Values Web/Tech

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[Podcast] How to Get Noticed and Shine in the Media

Speaker Launcher

In this episode, you will learn how to get noticed and shine in the media. Media appearances can mean a huge boost in exposure for speakers. However, you have to know how to do a media appearance the right way. Media appearances can mean a huge boost in exposure for speakers.

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Media Reps - The Hill Launching Opinion Section

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The game is about placing clients' opinion-editorials (op-eds) in influential media. Well, at public relations agencies, the media representatives will have one more forum.   careers Games Media Politics Web/Tech

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GUILTY! Could Wenner Media Wind Up Another Gawker?

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Yes, parent of the Rolling Stone, Wenner Media, does have an undisclosed amount of media liability insurance. After Gawker, and now the Rolling Stone, members of the media might be wise to err on the side of caution. Meanwhile,

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Chicago Tribune: Active, intense preparation required for job interview

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Tribune Media Services. "…Before Active, intense preparation required for job interview. By Jason Lee.

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LawNewz - The Legal Media Site's DNA

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In the "About Us" section of the media site LawNetz, it says: "LawNewz is the only site for live court video, high profile criminal trials, crazy crime, celebrity justice, and smart legal analysis."

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Get Published in Brandname Media - Here's the Bulletrproof Strategy

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And there are opportunities to peddle your tale beyond establishment media. Current Affairs Games Media Personal Musings Politics Web/Tech Weblogs WritingJennifer Billock nailed a nice placement in The Guardian. Her story? She has piled on $200,000 in student loan debt + interest.

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Et Tu, Drudge Report - The Loss of Self-Confidence in Conservative Media

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The members of the liberal media, it contended, hyped the severity of Matthew, to highlight its climate-change message. Conservative media, including the Drudge Report, has lost its self-confidence. His political MO has grabbed control from the conservative media

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Wenner Media No Gawker - Defamed UofV's Nicole Eramo Awarded Less Than Half What She Requested

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In fact, they could have awarded such a significant amount that Rolling Stone's parent, Wenner Media, could have gone the bankruptcy path of Gawker. But, so far, Wenner Media, is not in danger of bankruptcy. Here is the media coverage.

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Comments in establishment media = Attention Magnet

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Taking the time to create a thoughtful comment on articles in establishment media can be an attention magnet. We don't trust media.   careers Games Media Personal Musings Politics

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Kardashians, et al. - Will Truth in Advertising Blow Up Alleged Paid Social-Media Influencer Game

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As you know, the hot game in marketing is finding influencers in social media to associate themselves with a product, service, good cause, or campaign. After all, they live in social media. The influencer could be a big name only in social media.

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Content-Providers - Social-Media Presence Is Mandatory

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Help-wanted for content-providers ask us to frontload in our reply the social media platforms on which we were active. Branding careers Cover Letters Current Affairs Media Personal Musings Web/Tech Weblogs WritingIt happened abruptly.

RNC - Will Trouble-Makers Be Only Ones in Cleveland for Media to Cover?

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"  - Alex Isenstadt, "Hardly anybody wants to speak at Trump's convention," in Politco, June 27, 2016.   Without brandnames for the cameras to pan in the audience and speeches by celebrity politicos, the media will be left to focus on the trouble-makers.

Post-Khans: Members of Media Turn on Donald Trump

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Other influential members of the media in other outlets have also turned on him. It was the media which made Trump. It could be the media which destroys him, giving the election to Hillary Clinton.

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Fortune 500 - Use of Blogs, Social Media Declines

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

No reason is given by the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Center for Marketing Research for the decline in the use of blogs and social media by the Fortune 500. Content providers for small businesses have been the ones posting help-wanted for assignments for blogs and social media.

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Clickbait - Can Peter Thiel reverse that social media trend?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That, in a nutshell, is the playbook for clickbait in social media. Will other social media sites now put the law, journalistic ethics, and even good taste above the chase after traffic? Being in the digital media business is not easy. Traffic, no matter what it takes.

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