Wall Street Journal/MarketWatch: Bernanke’s $250,000 Fee

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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.  Sliding scale fees.   It's an understatement to describe that as a "bad day." 

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Mary Meeker's 2018 Internet Presentation - Few Stunners

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

    For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. 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.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. 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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Being Fearless with Your Fees

Speaker Launcher

“Jane, there’s a local engagement two weeks from now with a Fortune 100 company, and they have asked for my fee. ” In my mind, I’m thinking, “quote your fee” but in George’s mind is: It’s only two weeks out. The post Being Fearless with Your Fees appeared first on Jane Atkinson. George called me in a panic.

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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. The employment situation is improving in legal services.

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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. Sliding scale fees. It was an eye-bug. The legal media reported that partner Connie Bertram had settled her gender discrimination lawsuit against employer Proskauer Rose and remained working as a partner there.

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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. Everyone knows: A no response means "no." " That's what I assumed.

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ABC's David Muir Keeps Covering 2018 Flu - He Should Have Been There for 1918 Influenza Pandemic

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But, even he has fallen into the trap of presenting the 2018 flu as catastrophic. Affordable fees. On ABC Evening News, David Muir has taken on the mashup role of Honest Abe (tell it as it is) and Comforter-in-Chief (his compassion palpable for the 13 tortured siblings).

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Playing on the Big Stage: 3 Essentials for Booking High Fee Keynotes

Speaker Launcher

The post Playing on the Big Stage: 3 Essentials for Booking High Fee Keynotes appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Most Recent Post Speaker Marketing booking high fee keynotes play big playing big as a speaker position and marketing tips speaker positioingCan you see it? Standing in front of 5,000 people. You have your audience at hello and you rock them all the way until close.

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

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Affordable fees. 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. According to StreetEasy, Manhattan rents plunged in Q4.

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Are You Ready For Your Greatness?

Speaker Launcher

Coaching Most Recent Post Speaking Profession Booking speeches building a business Get Paid to Speak Presentation Skills professional speaker speaking business speaking feesAt the beginning of his speaking career, one of my clients, Roger, wasn’t quite ready to step into the spotlight of greatness. He thought he had some good ideas and he knew he had some skill, but the confidence hadn’t really kicked in yet. The day that Roger made a declaration that he was indeed […].

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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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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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What is a Business Model Canvas?

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Are they a flat fee, or are they a variable cost? Let’s look at the company MoviePass, for example, which launched with the idea to sell a monthly service to the general public for daily movie tickets at major theater chains for a flat monthly membership fee.

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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.

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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Startup No Longer American Dream, Organization Man/Woman Back

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. The American Dream for youth is no longer the startup. That's what Stephen Harrison chronicles in The Atlantic.    What killed off that dream are intersecting factors.

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Say "Screw It" - Save Your Life This Holiday Season and For Many Years Afterward

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. Must have been a slow news day at Law.com.

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What is Your Sales Posture?

Speaker Launcher

Most Recent Post Speaking Profession fees sales sales posture sell from the platform selling strategies stand tall in your feesLast month at Acceleration 365, my live event in Florida, I felt like a rock star. I opened the conference with an inspiring message and really connected with my audience. The program was going so well, I was thrilled. But then it happened… The big wah wah wah (said like the Peanuts school teacher)… It […].

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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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Boss/Client Gave You Telecommuting Option - Not So Fast

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. The topic of telecommuting seems to bring out the platitudes in the media. This Law.com article is the classic example. It introduces little new about the negatives of doing work remotely.

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Donald Trump's Rhetorical Hyperbole - Seems Perfectly Legal

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"  Of that $800k, $390k represented Harder's legal fees. No surprise, with Stormy Daniels and her lawyer Michael Avenatti continuing to be news, Charles Harder is back on the radar. On Vanity Fair , Tina Nguven reports that yesterday Harder requested that Judge S.

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FIRE - From the Front LInes of Radical Saving

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The initial price of the phone itself and the monthly fee are significantly less. FIRE - Financial Independence, Retire Early - doesn't necessarily mean stopping work.

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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. Facebook's ad archive report on political messaging for the past six months lists the big spenders and how much they ponied up.

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Gift Certificates for Listening - We Have Become the George Baileys Who Don't Find Hope

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. Current society in the U.S. seems to be determined to off ourselves. That's either in an active manner such as suicide by hanging or a gun shot to the head. Or passively through opioids.

The Old Gulf Oil Public Affairs Department, Career Camelot, and How Nostaglia Makes You Look Silly

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. There was once a Gulf Oil Corporation in the U.S.    Its public affairs department, numbering about 160 souls, was as respected as that of Mobil. Over at Mobil Oil, Herb Schmertz had invented native advertising.

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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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Like Thrown Confetti - Bits and Pieces of Emotional Growth Throughout "A Million Little Things"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. She worked for that moment for nine years. Then it comes: Two members of the law firm offer Katherine partnership.    But before she accepts she states that she must be home each night to have dinner with her son Theo.

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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. 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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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.  Facebook has become a distressed corporation. If it's worth saving, Jonathan Trugman has a suggestion for how to do that.

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You Thought You Were So Smart Relocating to Tucson, AZ - Financial Joke on You

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. Tucson, Arizona used to be  the affordable and desirable place to relocate for retirement and various versions of downsizing expenses.

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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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Professional Services Firms - The Soul-Withering Experience of Being Stiffed

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In Law.com , Scott Flaherty reports that for a  second  time the law firm is involved in what is described as a "fee dispute." A professional services firm does the work. The invoice is sent. The invoice isn't paid. 

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65+ - We're Being Labeled "Brand Dumb"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. Somehow we made it through multiple economic downturns, including the whopper of 2008. We did what it took to accommodate a workplace gone tech. Many of us came from under debt.

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You're Already in Your 50s - Yes, You Can Still Get FIREd Up

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation, sliding scale fees. In a growing number of career paths we professionals are aging in dog years.    By time we are in our 50s, too often we sit at our desks and daydream about how we can retire.

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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. There is only one effective way to approach your next job interview. That is to conduct it as a sales call. What you are selling is what you can accomplish for that employer. 

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Words - Still a Power Tool

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The fee in Mexico, for instance, is so affordable that dental insurance isn't needed. Enraged about UnitedHealthcare's inefficient CRM (customer relation management), I posted my complaint on this blog. In it I called for Congress and regulatory agencies to take action.

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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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Dental - Will That Be Next Industry U.S. Will Lose?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

I had used it in October 2018.   On November 16, 2018, my third time correcting this same kind of error, I spent more than 75 minutes on the phone with UnitedHealthcare. The fee is usually about a third of what U.S. The billing mistake entailed $39. That is the cost for enrolling in the dental rider program for one month. I wanted that to be a one-time use. Therefore, after that one-time use, I had called and terminated the rider.

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How Can You Get Paid More to Speak?

Speaker Launcher

Speakers, I hear it all the time, “How do I negotiate my fees and get paid what I’m worth?” I have some great insights to share with you about your fees from my recent event. This past weekend, I held our Accelerate LIVE 2018 event. Good news. The event went really well and on VIP […]. The post How Can You Get Paid More to Speak? appeared first on Jane Atkinson.

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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.  Sliding scale fees.

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