Guest Blog: The 3 Best Recruiting Automation Tools For 2018

Manner of Speaking

While AI and automation have been slowly penetrating the recruitment industry during the past decade, they’re set to break through in 2018. Here are the 3 best recruiting automation tools for 2018.

The 2018 Cicero Speechwriting Awards – A conversation with David Murray

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Since then, staggering advances in mass communication haven’t diminished the transformative power of a great speech. Since then, staggering advances in mass communication haven’t diminished the transformative power of a great speech. Click here to enter the 2018 Cicero Speechwriting Awards today. More than 2,000 years ago, Cicero called rhetoric a “great art.”

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Mary Meeker's 2018 Internet Presentation - Few Stunners

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Annually, Mary Meeker from Kleiner Perkins presents a trends slide show about the internet. This year's had few oh-I-didn't-realize that. The closest to a gee-whiz was the stat that U.S. adults spend 5.9 hours daily online.

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"Red Hot Planet" Is How WaPo Describes Summer of 2018

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

cities during the hothothot summer of 2018. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. It was a summer much like this one that riots broke out in urban areas like Detroit and Newark. That was 1967.

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6 tips for handling a remote when presenting

Manner of Speaking

If you use slides in your presentations, whether PowerPoint, Keynote or some other software, you must become comfortable using a remote to advance those slides. Standing by the computer the entire presentation and advancing … Continue reading → The alternatives are not great: 1.

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PR Opportunity for Law School Deans: 4,800 Jobs Created in Legal Services in June 2018

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Study hard for the bar exams, JD Class of 2018. According to the Department of Labor, the sector added 4,800 jobs in June 2018. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. The employment situation is improving in legal services.

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Over (maybe) - Blind Faith in Professional Advanced Degrees

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Blind faith in professional advanced degrees may be on the decline. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. So much of the story of the Trump Administration, at least as it has played out in the media, had involved legalities.

Resumes and Advanced Degrees - Not Always a Plus

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Advanced degrees of all kinds can increase the expectations about compensation.  There is that moment of clarity: Displaced lawyers realize they may never practice law again. That ah-ha experience could come to them on their own.

PR Opportunity for Law School Deans: 4,800 Jobs Created in Legal Services in June 2018

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Study hard for the bar exams, JD Class of 2018. According to the Department of Labor, the sector added 4,800 jobs in June 2018. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. The employment situation is improving in legal services. Here are more details from Scott Flaherty at Law.com. This is at a time of the Milbank Bump. A number of large law firms have increased their entry-level associate salary to $190k. 

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No Response - That Shouldn't Be Ambiguous, Not in Over-Communicated 2018

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Everyone knows: A no response means "no." " That's what I assumed.

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Use triggers to create interactive presentations

PowerPoint Tips

On the Animations tab, in the Advanced Animation group, click Triggers, then On Click Of, then choose the object that you want to click. Audiences today want an interactive experience. As a presenter, you can: Ask them questions. Answer their questions. Organize small group exercises.

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Your voice matters

Speak Schmeak

Are you tired of playing it safe, holding yourself back, retreating from the limelight, instead of advancing the conversation about your cause and forging ahead? You're probably hearing a lot right now about using your voice.

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10 tips for setting up on the day of your presentation

Manner of Speaking

——— You’ve prepared your presentation and you’ve arrived at the venue well in advance of your start time. I am one of the co-founders of Presentation Guru, a digital magazine for public speaking professionals. This post is part of a series designed to share the great content on Presentation Guru with the Manner of Speaking community.

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Slow image animation for a cinematic look

PowerPoint Tips

On the Transitions tab, under Advance Slide, check the After checkbox and use the up arrow to increase the number of seconds you want each slide to show. Get more advanced techniques.

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TechRepublic: 10 things you can do to…

Matt Eventoff

Even in difficult economic times, the opportunity for advancement exists. TechRepublic. 10 things you can do to move up the IT career ladder. By Matt Eventoff. Takeaway: IT pros who aspire to a higher position need to lay the groundwork by developing the right relationships, refining their communications skills, and expanding their breadth of knowledge. Whether you’re a front-line associate aiming for the next level or a senior vice president looking toward the CIO role, » Read more.

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What if you didn’t own a car anymore?

More than PowerPoint...

Further, technological advances are changing the way I think about car ownership. In a small town in Michigan in 2018, I suspect “going carless” would generate some gossip. I own a car. When it dies, I may not buy another.

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The Refreshing Truth About Rehearsing Your Presentation

Presentation Guru

Everyone has their own view on the usefulness of rehearsing your presentation in advance, and not all of them encourage it. If you’re ever had to deliver a talk there’s a strong chance you’ve heard one or many of these views. … Rehearsal featured Practice preparation

How to Really Craft Audience-Centric Presentations

Duarte Blog

If you’re presenting in person, think about how to best set up the room and which materials to provide in advance or after the presentation. There’s a saying, “people don’t care what you know until they know how much you care.”.

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Shareholder Class Action Lawsuits Surging in Number, Value - For Corporations, Those Are Expensive, Can Generate Lousy PR

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  So far, during the first half of 2018, there have been 204 and several represent mega-filings requesting the minimum of $5 billion, documents Cornerstone Research and Stanford Law School's Securities Class Action Clearinghouse. Supreme Court March 20, 2018 ruling in "Cyan v.

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Legal Sector, Like Public Relations Industry, In Play

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Bad news for members of the JD Class of 2018 who do not yet have jobs: In May 2018, according to the Labor Department statistics, legal services lost 200 jobs. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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How To Use SWOT Analysis or SOAR Analysis

SlideModel

The changes in government policy and technological advancements should be at the fingertips. Introduction. The SWOT and the SOAR models are business management tools used as organizational frameworks to enhance business performance.

Lots of Lives Were Saved at Canfield Branch of Youngstown/Mahoning Library 8/2/2018

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The hours for blood donations for the Red Cross at the Canfield, Ohio branch of the Youngstown/Mahoning Library on August 2, 2018 were from 2 PM to 7 PM. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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CBS - Will Shareholders Push Back Against Board of Directors?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  There's a surge in the number of shareholder class action lawsuits during 2017 and 2018. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. The board of directors at CBS seem to be playing it coy. That could put the stock into freefall.

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How Parkinson’s Law Can Make Your Presentations Better

SlideModel

Test your animations, the file version of the presentation, which might conflict with the hardware available at the venue and other fine details which you can have time to check in advance. There are times when even the best presenters procrastinate their work until the very last moment.

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Sexual Harassment in the Meetings Industry

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Allegations against them ranged from lewd comments to unwelcome advances to outright sexual assault, and dominated the headlines daily. Photo Credit Mike Reddy/Rusty Elliott/SYLV1ROB1/Adobe Stock.

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Yes, Friends Ask Friends for Business

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

2018" what's hammered is this: The job offer goes to not necessarily the best qualified but the best in the job search process. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. In Fortune , Mallum Yen brings up a gap in close female friendships.

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The Audience in Online Speaking

The Communication Blog

Should the course also include during-the-speech adaptation (a really advanced skill and one I have never seen demonstrated at any NCA convention presentation, for example), specific scenarios can easily be developed—several members of the audience are focused on their cell phones, some members look puzzled, a few members are shaking their heads in disagreement.

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SCOTUS Earthquake - THE Media Story of the Summer

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That will be effective July 31, 2018. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. It's happened, what liberals most feared: U.S. Supreme Court moderate justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement. Often his vote had often been the swing one on decisions.

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Speaking To Time – Learn How to Avoid Overrunning

Inter-Activ Presenting and Influencing

Double check your time slot in advance. Check in advance if this facility is available and, if so, it's location. Speaking to time - Hands up if you get frustrated by speakers who overrun! Presenters who have not mastered the art of speaking to time are one of my pet hates, and it seems that I am not alone. Overrunning is one of the most common complaints in both the business and community sectors. Few people appreciate speakers who fail to respect their audience's time.

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2022 - Public Relations, as We Have Known It, Won't Exist

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

2018," experience branding is totally over. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Read here about the five major disruptions transforming public relations into what yet doesn't have a name or its own lexicon.

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Russell Crowe Plays Roger Ailes On "Showtime" Series - Will Anyone Play Bob Dilenschneider, Ailes' Personal PR Rep?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

2018," explain, clients, customers, and employers are only willing to pay for as much experience as is absolutely necessary to get the job done.  Their 2018 elevator pitch is: Here is what I can do for you. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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Glassdoor - Do Employee Observations Show Insight into Organization's Challenges?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Of course, the world of legal media will check out K&L Gates' financial performance for 2018. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Some assume that the legal sector has bifurcated.

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Declining Enrollments in M.B.A. Programs, Including Elite Ones - What Might We Read into Those?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Another factor may be that employers are less willing to pay for advanced degrees when they can get the same job performance from those without them. What's marketable when entering an advanced degree program may not be as marketable - or as attractive - when graduating.

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Dentons - Will Lawsuit About Alledged Sexual Harassment Hurt the law firm's brand

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" -  Roy Storm, The American Lawyer, June 11, 2018. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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New Aging - Urban Areas to Relocate From

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A new report - The State of the Nation's Housing 2018 - lists the metro areas which the median rent or housing price is more than that. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. With aging can come lower earnings from work or fixed incomes.

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Fast Turnaround (w/o compromising quality) = Top Competitive Weapon

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  That's the way it is in 2018. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. How do you know a client is pleased? There is an immediate payment of the invoice via PayPal. And, of course, no questioning of the amount billed. How to please the client?

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The New Aging - BANKRUPTCY!

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"The rate of people 65 and older filing for bankruptcy is three times what it was in 1991 …"  - Tara Siegel Bernard, The New York Times, August 5, 2018. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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When Press Is Gunning for You - Jones Day Could Have Rough Summer in Court of Public Opinion

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Jones Day may have to contract with a top reputation restoration expert to help it rebrand for 2018 and beyond. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Clients seem to be content with Jones Day's services and pricing.

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First Amendment - ABC Had Legal Right to Fire Roseanne (Also, Google Is Your Resume)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

2018" has warned: Google is your resume.  Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Let's cut to the chase. Americans - and folks around the globe watching us - got an unexpected briefing about the protections of the First Amendment.

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The Wonderful World of Cryptocurrency - Can This Brand Recover?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So far in 2018, there have been more than 1,000 which had gone kaput.  Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Can money be made by in cryptocurrency? Obviously, yes. Otherwise there wouldn't be so many players.

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Investigative Reporting - More of a Disruptor Than Tech

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

2018" explains in detail that reality.  Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. That was fast - and typical of the power of investigative journalism.

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Donald Hall, 89, Dies - Can Join Wife Jane Kenyon

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Given that reality, Hall would have been a hot commodity in the English department of 2018. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. In his most recent prose writing, Donald Hall would share his deep grief about the death of his second wife Jane Kenyon.

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There Will Be That FBI Investigation - So Many Careers/Brands In Play

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The two major moves in the Kavanaugh nomination for SCOTUS today were: The Senate Judiciary Committee voted to advance the vote to the full Senate.

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