Mary Meeker's 2018 Internet Presentation - Few Stunners

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

    For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Complimentary initial consultation. 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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What Presidential Historians Will Write about August 21, 2018

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Presidential historians might finger Tuesday, August 21, 2018 as the beginning of the end of the Trump Administration.    Complimentary initial consultation. Sliding scale fees.

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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.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Complimentary initial consultation. 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. Complimentary initial consultation.

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Suing Your Employer - Seems Totally Cool in 2018, But Remains High Risk

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Even in 2018, industry-blackballing exists.   Free initial consultation. Sliding scale fees. It was an eye-bug.

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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. Complimentary initial consultation. 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

    For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Complimentary initial consultation. Everyone knows: A no response means "no." " That's what I assumed.

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BA/BS Class of 2018 - One Rite of Passage Got Less Expensive

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Affordable fees. For complimentary consultation, please contact Jane Genova (janegenova374@gmail.com). The traditional rite of passage for college graduates landing jobs in Manhattan has been finding an apartment that doesn't eat up too much of their first-year compensation. Well, if Q4 2017 trends continue, that won't be their number-one challenge in adjusting to  post-college life in New York City. Here are the details from Bloomberg.

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Upgrade Your Style for the Stage with Anne Morrissey

Speaker Launcher

This power packed seminar will allow you to say “no” to poor paying events and stand tall in your fees. Today we are talking with Anne Morrissey about style and how to present our best selves on stage.

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Like Media (Establishment, Digital Native), Legal Sector Has to Get Smart Fast about Business Models

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The November 2018 report from the Department of Labor about general job creation was, to some, disappointing. " On SEO for Lawyers, in this article Luke Cicilano explains why 2018 is the setting for the continuation of the irreversible decline in the overall demand for legal services. 

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High Salary - Relative, Brutally So

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Welcome to Capitalism 101 in 2018. Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. "But, I'm only making $11.10 an hour." " That's what a check-out clerk, whom I'm coaching pro bono, exclaimed in disbelief.

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The Big Spenders for Political Ads on Facebook

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Interestingly, as Abovethelaw.com reports, so far in 2018, $835,000 has been spent in legal fees for the campaign to re-elect Trump. Free consultation janegenova374@gmail.com.

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The Level Playing Field for Downward Mobility

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Or 2018 ends. Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. It's 9:36 A.M. New York Time. The Dow is down almost 300 points.    No one knows how far it will plunge by time the market closes. Or what it will do in 2019 and beyond. And, those over-60 become equal.

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.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Complimentary initial consultation.

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Jones Day - Broken Networks

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Now, after Tuesday, August 21, 2018, the worst day for the Trump Administration, Jones Day might backpeddle that whole enchilada.    Complimentary initial consultation. Sliding scale fees.

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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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Brand Crypto - Could Be on Life Support

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" -Daniel Roberts, Yahoo Finance, August 16, 2018.   Complimentary initial consultation. Sliding scale fees.

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Professional Services - The Soul-Wrenching Matter of Being Stiffed

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In defending the client from February 2016 until September 2018, Boies Schiller's Karen Dyer was able to persuade U.S.   When Shnaider did not pay the fee for service Judge Sullivan granted the law firm's request to withdraw from the case. 

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Approach the Job Interview as a Sales Call - Top Salespeople Make It Their Business to Control the Process

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

2018" hammers: It's not necessarily the most qualified who receives the job offer. Sliding scale fees. For complimentary consultation, please contact janegenova374@gmail.com. There is only one effective way to approach your next job interview.

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Not Our First Rodeo - The Collapse of an Administration

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  But, we Baby Boomers knew on August 21, 2018 that it was over.   Complimentary initial consultation. Sliding scale fees. Long analytical articles, tweets, and video interviews.    All that will continue until it's all over in real life.

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FIRE - Of Course, It Can Go Horribly Wrong

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. Many traditionalists are against FIRE - Financial Independence, Retire Early. They assume that those embracing this lifestyle will run out of money. Their hero is Suze Orman who advocates that $5 million is needed before FIRE is possible. 

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

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

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. Complimentary initial consultation.

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Facebook - Monthly Page Views Plummet from 8.5 Billion to 4.7 Billion in 2 Years

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"  - Andy Meek, New York Post, August 9, 2018.   Complimentary initial consultation. Sliding scale fees. "Four billion.

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DOW Putting Coal in Retirees' Stockings

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. They were a relaxed bunch, until recently. The long-running bull stock market had given them a lot more than financial security in their retirement.

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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.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Complimentary initial consultation.

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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.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Complimentary initial consultation. The board of directors at CBS seem to be playing it coy.

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Facebook - Would You Pay to Use It?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In the New York Post , Trugman throws out the idea of charging users a modest monthly fee - for example, five dollars, with a discount for seniors.  Free consultation janegenova374@gmail.com. Facebook has become a distressed corporation.

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Elite Branding v. Invisible Hand

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Clients will grouse but pony up the increase in fees elite law firms demand.   On the other hand, those AmLaw 51-1000 do have to keep a lid on fees, especially increases. Free consultation janegenova374@gmail.com. That's the way it is.

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Eastman Kodak Launches Cryptocurrency - KodakCoin - for Photographers

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The DailyMail reports that Eastman Kodak announced that, on January 31, 2018, it would conduct its Initial Coin Offering (ICO) for its own cryptocurrency. Affordable fees. For complimentary consultation, please contact Jane Genova (janegenova374@gmail.com).

Back to 2008 - and 1929? Older (Highly Paid)Employees Most Vulnerable

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"  Anyone who had decided to not avoid looking at their brokerage statement for March 2018 experienced that reversal of fortune on a personal level.  After that, there's a sliding scale fee schedule.

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Nostalgia - Dangerous to Your Ability to Land Well-Paying Work

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. Cut the nostalgia. From the get-go, that's what I advise those I coach - whether they are millennials or members of the Silent Gen.

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Familiar Platitude: The Wall Street Journal Tells Us We'll Need More in Retirement Than We Had Assumed

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. Even The Wall Street Journal is defaulting to the platitude that retirement will be more expensive than we had planned for. 

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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.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Complimentary initial consultation. 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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Over-50: Before You Lose Everything in Next Recession

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

    For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Complimentary initial consultation. Let's face it. In an economic downturn - and many investment experts are expecting one - older workers have a target on their back.    There are a number of reasons why.

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Making it Easy for Speakers Bureaus to Book You with Gina Davilla

Speaker Launcher

She has an extensive background in marketing, public relations, and events management from her work as a corporate marketing executive, marketing consultant for the speaking industry, and former sales agent for one of the oldest bureaus in the US. Fees & speaker bureaus. Today, The Wealthy Speaker Podcast is being brought to you by The Wealthy Speaker Focus 40 Session. Spend 40 minutes with Jane by phone or Skype to discuss your strategy.

2018 57

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

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

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. Complimentary initial consultation. Oh, no.

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DOW Plunging - Radical Saving Goes Cool

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The initial price of the phone itself and the monthly fee are significantly less. Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. It is 3:17 P.M. New York Time. The Dow is down 688.90 points. Some of us peeked at the numbers in our portfolio and they were beyond scary.

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SCOTUS Earthquake - THE Media Story of the Summer

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That will be effective July 31, 2018.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Complimentary initial consultation. It's happened, what liberals most feared: U.S. Supreme Court moderate justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement.

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Recession, Of Course - Lots More Accidental Retirements

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. Most Americans haven't bounced back financially from the 2008 downturn.    Yet, what's obvious is that another recession is on the way. As The Wall Street Journal reports, half of the U.S.

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Lead-Poisoned Children - Public Policy/Public Relations Had Ruled Out That Possibility

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"  - The New York Post, August 30, 2018.   Complimentary initial consultation. Sliding scale fees.

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10:59 A.M ET - Dow Down 322.48

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. At the time of this writing, the Dow continues to plunge downward.    Even though this is the best time of the year, we are beginning to turn dark about our little futures.

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Credit Cards as Economic Indicator - Fear Is Palpable

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. It's obvious. Many in the U.S. don't feel good about the economy. Not how it is right now, despite low unemployment. And not how it may play out in 2019. Those I coach fear loss. Loss in their portfolios. Loss of their jobs.

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Key, Annapolis, MD - This Time the School for Scandal Isn't in New England

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That was in January 2018.    Complimentary initial consultation. Sliding scale fees.

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