2019 - Back Gawking Again

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And, the good news for those who loved the rouge digital native tabloid, it's coming back online in 2019. Gawker launched the careers of so many media stars - ranging from founder Nick Denton to former Wonkette blogger Ana Marie Cox.

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Medicare Part B (Standard) - Increase of $1.50 for 2019

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For 2019, there is a 2.8% For 2019, it will be $135.50. The government giveth and the government taketh away. boost in the monthly Social Security check. That's the largest increase in 7 years. But, along with that there is also un uptick in the standard payment for Medicare Part B.

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Social Security - 60 Million to Receive 2.8% Increase in 2019

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

increase for 2019. What welcome news after our portfolios took such a hit yesterday. We fear more carnage, of course, in our retirement nest egg. Could this become the third investment crash of the 21st century?

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Conde Nast Plans More Layoffs, Will Continue in the Red through 2019 - Old Media's Cartoonish Struggle

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" As for financial performance, Conde Nast's CEO Bob Sauerberg announced that losses would continue through 2019. Conde Nast  used to be  an influential brandname in magazine publishing.

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Arianna Huffington Contracted Until 2019 - Huge Implications

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"The president and editor-in-chief of the Web publication [HuffPost] announced in an internal memo on Thursday that she had just signed a new four-year contract to remain at the site she founded in 2005." " - Mike Shields, The Wall Street Journal, June 18, 2015. Here is the article.

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Building a 30 Year Speaking Career with Randy Pennington

Speaker Launcher

Today, The Wealthy Speaker Podcast is being brought to you by Accelerate LIVE 2019 in Cape Coral, FL on February 22-24, 2019. Today, The Wealthy Speaker Podcast is being brought to you by Accelerate LIVE 2019 in Cape Coral, FL on February 22-24, 2019. This power packed seminar will allow you to say “no” to poor paying events and stand tall in your fees. You’ll get the tools and processes to bring more buyers across your […].

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4 ways to change a picture in PowerPoint without losing formatting

PowerPoint Tips

You’ll see this option if you have Office 365 or Office 2019, which include icons. The Change Picture feature in PowerPoint is very powerful because it lets you substitute another picture but keep the most of formatting.

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"Duck Syndrome" - Their Minds, Hearts, Bodies Give Out

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This applies directly to the Class of 2019. It's called "Duck Syndrome." " College students attempt to appear cool, calm and confident. But beneath that façade they are peddling frantically.

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The "What Color Is Your Parachute?" Series Hammers Importance of Self-Knowledge

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Because the formula remains the same, no surprise, the 2019 edition ranks 1,253 on Amazon. Since the 1970s, the "What Color Is Your Parachute?" " job-search guide has been a must, for all phases of a career. Overseen by Richard N.

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Millennial & Unemployed In The U.S. - It's Much Worse Overseas, Even In STEM

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Benoit adds that according to economic expert Ekkerhard Ernst the youth unemployment overseas is going to get worse until about 2019. In Spain, the unemployment rate for those 29 and younger is 42%. In Greece, it's 49%.

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Who Controls Fashion? - Not Vogue, Not Any More

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

No surprise, its parent - Conde Nast - is losing money and will continue to lose money throughout 2019. Kim Kardashian - 58 million Twitter followers, 115 million Instagram followers. Vogue - 13.5 million Twitter followers, 19.5 million Instagram followers.

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Beyond Third Places - Starbucks Needs to Rebrand Itself As Something Else

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

during its 2019 fiscal year. Starbucks has announced that it's closing another 150 stores in the U.S. But, unless it rebrands from being a "Third Place," it probably won't be able to halt its downward trajectory.

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Darkness Fell Fast - Privilege Now Under (heavy) Attack

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The middle aged white guys at Jones Day might have to downshift to way below the T-14 to find the Associate Class of 2019. Movements, like any other entity on planet earth, mutate. This time the evolution has been unusually rapid. 

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Darkeness Fell Fast - Privilege Under Attack

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The middle aged white guys at Jones Day might have to downshift to way below the T-14 to find the Associate Class of 2019. Movements, like any other entity on planet earth, mutate. This time the evolution has been unusually rapid. 

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The Rankings Effect - Academic Brands Put in Play March 20th

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

News Graduate School Compass, which is subscription-based, will publish its 2019 rankings of degree programs ranging from law to social work. On March 20th, the world will shift.

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Businesses & Marketing - Learning (plenty) from Barbie's Ecosystem

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In 2019, there could be very different threats and opportunities. It's a dog fight out there. Even Facebook is feeling the competitive heat from Snapchat. And members of BigAccounting, such as PwC, are starting to eat BigLaw's lunch and are looking forward to dinner.

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GE - Many Lessons Being Learned Too Late

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

His plan was to sell it and relocate for semi-retirement after his child graduates from high school in 2019. The fall of GE, including from the DOW, has given both analysts and crackle-barrel gawkers plenty to say. The latest autopsy is from the editorial board at USA Today.

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Recap of 2017 Predictions & Trends for User Experience Design & Research

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, lots more progress would be needed in 2018 and 2019 to launch consumer grade UX. At the start of 2017 I made several predictions about UX design and research. Let’s see how I did. Happy December! Hopefully you had a great 2017 and (soon) a very happy 2018! It’s been an exciting and productive year for us and I hope it has been for you as well.

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