Mary Meeker's 2018 Internet Presentation - Few Stunners

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

    For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. 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.

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

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cities during the hothothot summer of 2018.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. 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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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.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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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.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

Resumes and Advanced Degrees - Not Always a Plus

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Advanced degrees of all kinds can increase the expectations about compensation.  Sliding scale fees. 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.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. 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.

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

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    For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Everyone knows: A no response means "no." " That's what I assumed.

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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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Outsmarting Your Comfort Zone - Free Book

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    For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Here it is, hot off the press  Download Over50OutsmartingYourComfortZone.

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What if you didn’t own a car anymore?

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Between oil changes, repairs, licensing fees, and fuel: that’s another $1K. 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.

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

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There are the BigLaw firms still increasing their gross revenues (primarily through increasing fees billed clients).   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.

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

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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.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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CBS - Will Shareholders Push Back Against Board of Directors?

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  There's a surge in the number of shareholder class action lawsuits during 2017 and 2018.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. The board of directors at CBS seem to be playing it coy.

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Over-50: Before You Lose Everything in Next Recession

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    For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Let's face it. In an economic downturn - and many investment experts are expecting one - older workers have a target on their back. 

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

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2018," experience branding is totally over.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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SCOTUS Earthquake - THE Media Story of the Summer

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That will be effective July 31, 2018.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. It's happened, what liberals most feared: U.S.

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

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" -  Roy Storm, The American Lawyer, June 11, 2018.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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Dow Down Almost 230, Economic Pessimism Highest Since 2013 - We Aging May Never Come Back

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You can provide transportation to X for a premium fee.  They can have their parcels delivered to where you are, for a fee you charge.      For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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Employment Growth at Digital-Native Newsrooms

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    For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. From 2008 through 2017, found Pew Research , employment at digital-native newsrooms grew 79%.

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

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2018" has warned: Google is your resume.      For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Let's cut to the chase.

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Yes, Friends Ask Friends for Business

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2018" what's hammered is this: The job offer goes to not necessarily the best qualified but the best in the job search process.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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New Aging - Urban Areas to Relocate From

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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.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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

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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.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees.

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Millennials - Financial Reality Bites, Which Is Bad News for Economy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Sure, the March 2018 showed an uptick in wages but the whole thing is still pretty dismal.  Stuck Millennials could opt for advanced degrees when the college one doesn't pay off in terms of leading to a career path. Sliding scale fees.

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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.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. 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.

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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.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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The Wonderful World of Cryptocurrency - Can This Brand Recover?

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So far in 2018, there have been more than 1,000 which had gone kaput.      For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Can money be made by in cryptocurrency? Obviously, yes.

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

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Given that reality, Hall would have been a hot commodity in the English department of 2018.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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No News: Rents in NYC "Unaffordable"

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Members  of the Class of 2018 who are starting jobs in New York City might not have been able to afford the rent.      For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.   According the RentHop, "affordability" is defined as rent constituting 40% or less of your income. "Unafforability" is anything above that. And RentHop found plenty of above-that's in New York City.

CBS Hires 2 Law Firms - Investigation of Les Moonves, CBS News, Organizaitonal Culture

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

    For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. The board of directors at CBS announced last evening that it has selected 2 law firms to investigate 3 matters.

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Ronan Farrow on CBS CEO Leslie Moonves - We'll All Be Ripping Over The New Yorker Later Today

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    For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Soon, too soon for CBS CEO Leslie Moonves, The New Yorker will release the feature by Ronan Farrow.

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Broken Networks - Hail, Hail, the Gang's All Gone

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In the fast time of 2018, that could include a colleague from two months ago.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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The New Aging - BANKRUPTCY!

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"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.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees.

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The New Aging - Medicare Doesn't Get Us Off the Hook

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

    For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. When we became eligible for Medicare, and then signed up for insurance to supplement it, we assumed we were set.

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Investigative Reporting - More of a Disruptor Than Tech

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2018" explains in detail that reality.      For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. That was fast - and typical of the power of investigative journalism.

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Shift - Focus Not on Absract Business Model

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    For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. The dust is settling on the Milbank Bump. That is, boosting entry-level associate salaries to $190k. 

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Artificial Intelligence in Services - Allstate's Smart Public Relations

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

    For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Tom Wilson, chief executive officer at Allstate, predicts that artificial intelligence (AI) will have the force of a tsunami in services.

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Common Law vs. Media Coverage - Which Will Win the Day in "Aphrodite di Kansas City?"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The fee the artist Bill Lyons set for the sculpture - "Aphrodite di Kansas City" - is $130k.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

"Real Money" - They Got Overextended, Too

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's described in lavish detail in the 2018 book "Jackie, Janet & Lee." That assumption can go beyond college to advanced degrees.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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Business - Elimination of Seasons

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

    For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Business - global, 24/7, continually disrupted by technology - had become season-free. That is, those standard off-duty times such as summer had been eliminated.

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Sentence Structure: Admission to Elite U.S. Universities

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In 2018, style is a competitive weapon.      For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. "Yes, compound and complex sentences are treasured by many constituencies in China."

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Jobs - The Goofy Effect

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Members of the JD Class of 2018 hired in by law firm Milbank and the other laws firms which followed that $190k bump initiative may feel they have been blessed.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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What We Learned in Grade School/Old Neighbord Was Wrong: In Praise of Rats

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Workers would come forward and rat out those hindering their advancement through age bias.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. "The snitch winds up in ditch."

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