Goldilocks - Patron Saint for Class of 2018

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Clearly, in a glutted world of talented folks with degrees, Goldilocks is the patron saint of the Class of 2018. Any size business can promote itself like a big business. Goldilocks didn't care what others thought - even if the "they" were supposedly powerful (.e.g.

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The Nathan's HotDog Branding - Gross Its Signature Promoting Item Is Eating Contest

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This could be bad news for the key promotional activity of Nathan's - its annual hotdog eating contest. But, public opinion around the world should be gravitating toward banning all eating contests - amateur and professional.

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Class of 2018 - Best Time in Years to Rent Apartment in New York City

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  And, that means members of the Class of 2018 can try out their dreams in Manhattan at a time when the median rents are the lowest in about 7 years. Any size business can promote itself like a big business. It's a renters' market in New York City. 

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2018 Grammys Viewership All-Time Low - Red-Carpet/Causes Burnout

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It never occurred to me to watch the 2018 Grammys. The less I blog about stars in film, on the small screen, and in music and the less I promote political points of view, the more the traffic increases. A lot of other people agreed with me.

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WPP Has Bad Year - Promotional World In Profound (read that, "digital") Shift

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Don Draper ("Mad Men") of 2018 is Martin Sorrell, chief executive officer of WPP. That "past" was the era when advertising dominated the promotional world. The website has become just one point on the promotional continuum.

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Using Alexa Flash Briefings to Boost Your Speaking Business with Jeff Smith

Speaker Launcher

Promoting on Alexa. The Wealthy Speaker Podcast Alexa Flash Briefings Alexa Guy Amazon Echo building a brand Get Paid to Speak growing your speaking business Jane Atkinson promoting on Alexa Promoting your speaking businessJeff Smith aka The Alexa Guy is with us to explain what Alexa Flash Briefings are and how to make them work for you and grow your speaking business.

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A Conversation with Felicity Barber

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

On April 26, 2018 the Silicon Valley Speechwriters Roundtable Held a conference call with Felicity Barber. An appreciation of the work of Denise Graveline promoting women speakers. Felicity is the Executive Speechwriter at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.

Stage Time is Wealth Time

Presentation Guru

How to use the stage to raise your profile, build your authority and grow your business.

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Digital Gladhanders - 21st Century Willy Lomans

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Those trying to promote products, services, brands, causes or themselves monopolize social networks. The world of business had changed. Willy Loman hadn't changed with it. He assumed gladhanding would close the deal.

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Biases in Making Choices

The Communication Blog

This is a word copy of an article that was published in Etc: A Review of General Semantics 73, October 2018, pp. Later, politicians would use a wagon with a band to promote their candidate and urged voters to jump on the bandwagon in support their candidate. Retrieved February 3, 2018 from [link] Chew, S. Retrieved February 3, 2018 from [link] Ellsberg, D. Retrieved February 3, 2018 from [link] Hofstede, G., Retrieved February 3, 2018 from [link].

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Perfectionism - Some of Us Are Wired to Pull That Off (most of the time)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Perhaps the T-14 should carry a warning about the need for perfectionism on all the promotional materials.  Who doesn't recall the suicide of bankruptcy law partner Gabe MacConaill.

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Resurrecting a long held dream

Speaking about Presenting

My vision with this program is to help people overcome the fear of public speaking so that they can apply for the jobs and promotions they want, go after leadership opportunities, promote their business with speaking, and share their ideas so they can make an impact in the world. If you’re a regular reader of my blog, you’ll know that over the last couple of months, I’ve been stuck in bed due to an accident.

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Boss/Client Gave You Telecommuting Option - Not So Fast

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Those, of course, range from never being able to turn off work to losing out on plum assignments and promotions because those out of sight are out of mind.  The topic of telecommuting seems to bring out the platitudes in the media. This Law.com article is the classic example.

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FIRE - From the Front LInes of Radical Saving

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" A disbarred lawyer I assisted with his promotional materials for a guitar coaching business also has grabbed back hold of a dream. FIRE - Financial Independence, Retire Early - doesn't necessarily mean stopping work.

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Be inspired by these two women

Speaking about Presenting

My vision with this program is to help people overcome the fear of public speaking so that they can apply for the jobs and promotions they want, go after leadership opportunities, promote their business with speaking, and share their ideas so they can make an impact in the world. Shonda Rhimes is the creator of award-winning TV shows, Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal. Like many introverts, her safe space was sitting in her office writing.

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The Big Spenders for Political Ads on Facebook

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The content of the messaging essentially was to promote its election integrity products. Interestingly, as Abovethelaw.com reports, so far in 2018, $835,000 has been spent in legal fees for the campaign to re-elect Trump.

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How Customer Experience can Make Your Brand Successful

SlideModel

Be it a product, price, place, promotion or packaging, you must take into account all aspects, including the 5 Ps in order to understand what your competitors are offering, and how you can learn from them in order to improve your product, service and overall customer experience.

Jay Roach's Movie on Downfall of Roger Ailes - Bob Dilenschneider Not Featured in Hillary Busis' Vanity Fair Promo

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In many ways a dead ringer for Ailes, Dilenschneider was outed by the media for purchasing $15,000 in advertising promoting a vanity biography of his client. Outsized media genius Roger Ailes will live on among the ambitious and creative.

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Network Marketing in Politics - Reward and Risk

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As Joe Patrice points out in Abovethelaw.com , Jones Day has been aggressively promoting that contact. It was a tipping point: the Michael Cohen plea.    The odds are greatly improved on the fall of the Trump Administration.

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Public Relations - Predictions for 2019

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

An example would be to promote the positive results in a Congressional lobbying campaign. Those assuming they can predict what will go down in 2019 are delusional.

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The Pretzel Generation - Remembering the Cute Little Bow Ties We Baby Boomer Women Wore to Work

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In January 2018, she , along with colleagues, filed a lawsuit against her employer for alleged gender discrimination in pay, promotions, and leadership positions.    Did we consider filing lawsuits when passed over for promotions which went to males?

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Adopting Pagan Babies in Catholic School - Echoes of the Current Saga of John Allen Chau

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Where I and some of the offspring of missionaries did finally find peace of mind is in 12-step programs which forbid promotion. You can imagine: A strange man stepping foot on your private land.

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Michael - Not News

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Midwest chamber of commerce players will promote the stable weather pattern to business. There had been Katrina. At the time, that was news. The phenomenon of a hurricane with such force and devastation is still news. The development of a category 6 or 7 hurricane would be news.

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Whitey Bulger - How Americans Love Our Bad Guys

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Although the location's tourist promotions are about the Earp Brothers (Wyatt, Virgil, Morgan) lawmen, the branding is really about the lawless crowd who piled into town.

2018 56

A Penny For Your Thoughts, Retirees - GE Cuts Dividend from 12-Cents a Share

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Career coaching and preparation of job search and small business promotional materials. Retirees in general, those who had retired from GE, and those who were planning to retire from GE but can't afford to got the rug pulled from under them - the financial one.

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Impostor Syndrome is not the problem. Expert Syndrome is.

More than PowerPoint...

When they fail at work, they get promoted: because in our culture, outsized confidence often trumps lackluster results. Apparently, I have Impostor Syndrome. An estimated 70% of us do. Even so, I don’t feel I should write this post. Who am I to write about my own experience?

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Shifting Memes - What Could Become the "Next Tobacco"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The defendants promoted public policies such that the landlords were responsible for making the residue of lead paint safe. When I was blogging the iconic Rhode Island lead paint public nuisance class action trial, the formal public relations focused on advocacy.

2018 52

Female Professionals Learn to Think Like Lawyers - "Caroline Ruiz v. New Avon and Avon Products"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That ranges from compensation to promotability. Distressed Avon should be braced for lots more stress. This time it will be on its branding as a business that empowers women.

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Turning Your Data into Eye-opening Stories

SlideModel

With that being said, visualizations tend to promote cognition and eliminate any chances of confusion. Today, their use has extended into other fields and is being extensively used by brands to promote and grow their operations.

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Once Unthinkable, Now Becoming More Standard

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Sanford is taking care of the more direct career issues of compensation, promotion, and termination of female professionals. Unthinkable: Suing your powerful law firm employer. Then, Aaron Charney did just that. He perceived himself a victim of bias because of his sexual orientation.

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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.   Soon enough marketers could wake up and notice the reduction of activity on their promotional sites. "Four billion.

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Another Star Is Born - Was That Exactly What Robert Bowers Had in Mind?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Robert Bowers understood the power of promotion. Mass shootings have become a platform for delivering a statement. Plus, they confer instant celebrity on a former nobody. 

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If We Read into That WPP Memo to Staff about Boozing.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's 2018 and from the memo issued to staff about boozing, including at desks while working, the ethos seems like it's back in "Mad Men" days.   Any size business can promote itself like a big business. What has been going on at WPP agencies?

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Death Penalty for Rober Bowers - Dangerous Move for U.S. Attorney's Office

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Those who were socialized in an extreme religion such as Roman Catholicism likely were encouraged to engage in risky behavior to promote their beliefs and attract other members. The U.S. Attorney's Office is seeking the death penalty in the case of alleged mass murderer Robert Bowers. 

Investigative Reporting - More of a Disruptor Than Tech

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So scary was Sherman's book to the establishment that Ailes' personal public relations representative Bob Dilenschneider tried to distract from it by the supposed stealth move of paying big bucks to promote a vanity biography of Ailes. 2018" explains in detail that reality. 

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David Boies, Andrew Cuomo, and the $25k Campaign Contribution - Is This Another One for Jason Farrow?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"  - The New York Post, August 29, 2018. One major problem had been that the technological breakthrough she was promoting had not been developed yet at Theranos. " [Boies Schiller Flexner] that formerly represented Harvey Weinstein handed over a $25,000 check to Gov.

2018 52

Uber - Re-thinking Traditional Branding

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"  - Mike Snider, USA Today , August 22, 2018. There is even a school of thought, promoted by digital experts such as Scott Galloway ("The Four"), which contends that branding is dying. " … [Uber] announced Wednesday that it will pay $1.9

2018 52

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

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Essentially he wound up throwing shade on Ailes when the media discovered that Dilenschneider purchased space in The New York Times Book Review to promote a positive biography of Ailes. Their 2018 elevator pitch is: Here is what I can do for you. Roger Ailes had been a media genius.

2018 56

The President and His Law Firm - For Media, The Gift That Keeps on Giving

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The amount eclipsed the more than $525,000 the firm received in the previous six months …" Meanwhile, as Joe Patrice discussed at Abovethelaw.com, Jones Day seems to have been promoting its Trump ties as a tool for getting new business.

2018 52

Matt Damon's Kavanaugh Brings "SNL" Back

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Now that the lead issue returned via California, Whitehouse should re-promote his commitment to wiping out that health hazard. It went into a slow, then much faster decline from too much Trump.    Even loyalists to the satiric network tabloid stopped tuning in.

2018 56

Cover Letters - Seasoned Professionals Can Prevent Getting Knocked Out of Box as "Overqualified"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" That's because they leverage every word in the cover letter to promote what they can accomplish for that employer - better, faster, and less expensive that the 200 or 300 others applying for that job. The cover letter is how job hunters introduce themselves to potential employers.

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Rising Tide Doesn't Lift All Boats

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's not encouraging news for the JD Class of 2018.    During February 2018, found the Bureau of Labor, legal services lost 200 jobs. And the tentative figure for February 2018 is that it's up 10.8%. For two consecutive months legal services has lost jobs.

2018 52

Thanks, Bro, But I Will Pass on That Beer

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The exception might be that it is a safe bet to assume this: No beer company, at least one which values its branding, will make a job offer to Brett Kavanaugh to promote its product. She said. Then he said. After a week, the FBI might be able to share with members of the U.S.

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