Hay Festival : 15 Speeches That Changed the World

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

The second Festival Foundation Gala event at the 2019 Hay Festival celebrated the power of persuasion and words. The selection of speeches was inspired by Simon Sebag Montefiore’s “new book” [sic] – […].

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Hay, Hey, Hay!

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

I’ve finally made the pilgrimage to the little Welsh-border village where books are celebrated. It’s over dozen years since I first profiled The King of Hay-on-Wye and then listed the Top 197 Tweets from the 2008 Hay Festival.

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The New Aging - Q2 2019 Kicking Up Its Heels

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

My book of business is growing. That ranges from blog posts and e-books to planning/scripting podcasts and creating traditional speeches. It's 10:00 A.M. New York Time. The DOW is up 170.60. That's a bullish kick off for Q2. And that follows a surging DOW in Q1. 

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Troubles of Glam World of Media Deepen in 2019 - Salon Selling Itself

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The year 2019 will go down in history as when the troubles of media, digital natives and establishment, deepened.    So far in 2019, the media industry has lost 2,700 jobs.  Published in February 2019, Abramson's book "Merchants of Truth" has already plunged to the 47,761 rank on Amazon. Those in media, especially in 2019, tend to be on short time. 

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Class of 2019, et al. - The End (of the recovery) Could Be Near

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And right now, members of the Class of 2019 who haven't yet landed jobs, the over-50 who are targets for layoffs during economic downturns, and those in changing industries such as law should be scared.     Books careers Current Affairs Hope Intuitive Personal Musings

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Developing a Sales Strategy for Booking More Speaking Gigs

Speaker Launcher

And the cherry on top – developing a sales strategy for booking more speaking gigs. The post Developing a Sales Strategy for Booking More Speaking Gigs appeared first on Jane Atkinson. There is a lot that goes into building a speaking business.

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16 Graphic Design Trends of 2019 To Use In Presentation Design

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Font Trends 2019: Best Fonts for PowerPoint Presentations. What’s Your Take on Presentation Design Trends 2019? Font Trends 2019: Best Fonts for PowerPoint Presentations. Originally designed back in the 30s for book covers, it has recently re-surged in popularity once again.

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Accelerate 2019

Speaker Launcher

LEARN THE SECRETS TO GETTING BOOKED MORE OFTEN AT HIGHER FEES! MYERS, FLORIDA | FEBRUARY 22-23, 2019 with VIP and Inner Circle Mastermind Day February 24th!** Click HERE for more information and to register. The post Accelerate 2019 appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Don’t Miss This LIVE Event! Events accelerate 2016 conference

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Communication in the Workplace

The Communication Blog

WELL-BEING WISDOM WONDER PURPOSE SLEEP SPECIAL SECTIONS COMMUNITY THRIVE TAKES // April 11, 2019 Try This Now: Stop Sending a “Gentle Reminder” A popular way to nudge a co-worker is to employ this phrase, but it misses the opportunity to be compassionately direct.

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Interview: Resolving Public Speaking Anxiety with Jonathan Berent, L.C.S.W., A.C.S.W

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

His book, Work Makes Me Nervous, empowers people to transform stress into positive energy using an evidence-based, step-by-step method. If you, or anyone you know, suffer from anxiety about public speaking, I highly recommend this book. Jonathan Berent, L.C.S.W. has pioneered treatment for performance and social anxiety since 1978. A certified psychotherapist, he has worked with thousands of individuals of all ages in individual, group, and family psychotherapy.

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The Communication Blog - Untitled Article

The Communication Blog

of The Interpersonal Communication Book , adds that the phrase can also be misconstrued as a final verdict. “As A most interesting article!

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Polar Vortex 2019 - How Many Pounds Will Our Four-Legged Kids Pile On?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That ranges from blog posts and e-books to planning/scripting podcasts and creating traditional speeches. No, it isn't his winter coat. It's the pounds he put on amid this polar vortex in the Midwest. LOV doesn't want to walk out there. This morning I waited until 10:00 A.M.

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Books - Don't Cite Too Many of Those In Book You're Ghostwriting

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

She loved everything in the draft of the book I was ghostwriting for her. She told me to delete all the mentions of books. But, ditch the books.    That was even though she was going to be the author of a print book.    Books

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Nancy Drew, et al. - When We Were Shaped by Characters in Books

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  She was just one of the fictional characters from books which molded us.    Books Film Personal Musings Television Values

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Post-BuzzFeed Allegations about Tony Robbins - Simon & Schuster Reportedly Drops Book He Co-Authored

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Books Branding careers Content-provider Current Affairs Media Personal Musings Public Speaking Values WritingWhat a stunning reversal of fortune.

Rage - Naomi Wolf Was Behind the Curve on That One

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The world is well aware of the BBC fact-checking smackdown on Naomi Wolf's book "Outraged." Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has postponed release of the book. But, there's more going on that is off with Wolf's attempt at a comeback through a book.

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Get your free copy of Presenting for Humans before April 15

Speak Schmeak

I'm celebrating the second anniversary of publishing my first book on April 14 and I want you to have a copy! Goodreads Book Giveaway Presenting for Humans by Lisa Braithwaite Get your free copy of Presenting for Humans! Hey y'all! I'm giving away 100 digital copies of Presenting for Humans: Insights for Speakers on Ditching Perfection and Creating Connection !

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Make Fear Your Homeboy with Judi Holler

Speaker Launcher

Judi’s Book Link: [link]. Imagine a world where fear motivates you and hustle makes you very, very lucky. On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast, we are talking to Judi Holler about overcoming fear and embracing the things that scare us the most.

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Public speaking for women

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Her 2013 book Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking and guest posting on this blog are a a great resource for anyone intimidated by the challenge of speaking in public. It’s good to see Susan Cain getting well-deserved press in the Financial Times. Opening an article in the Dec […]. Public Speaking Kate Peters lisa braithwait Patricia Fripp susan carter women speakers

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Instead of Investing in M.B.A. Degree, Read These 11 Books (Jack Welch's isn't included, Dale Carnegie's is)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

program, recommends Sam Parr in an article which originally had been published in The Hustle, read 11 books.   Books careers Personal MusingsOnce considered the degree with the guaranteed high ROI - the M.B.A. - has gone uncool. 

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"Merchants of Truth" - 55% of Amazon Reviewers for Jill Abramson's Book Give It "1" Out of "5"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Although the book is relatively new, currently in sales it ranks down on Amazon in the 30s. That ranges from blog posts and e-books to planning/scripting podcasts and creating traditional speeches.     Books Personal MusingsA rant versus insight.

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How to Attract Your Perfect Audience

Speaker Launcher

Now, what could a 25-year-old pop diva teach us about booking more speaking gigs? Singer Arianna Grande broke off her engagement to actor Pete Davidson, and instead of saying, “Goodbye, you goofball,” she said, “Thank you. Next!”

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Indie-Publish Like a Pro with Erin Casey

Speaker Launcher

On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Show, we are happy to welcome back Erin Casey to share her ideas about indie-publishing and using your book as a tool to market yourself and earn more as a speaker. People do judge a book by its cover.

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How to Engage Your Audience Using Games and Other Fun Tools with Stephen Shapiro

Speaker Launcher

In 2001, after publishing his first book, 24/7 Innovation, Stephen left the consulting firm, Accenture to become a full-time innovation speaker and advisor to clients around the world. Since then he has published five more books and spoken to audiences in 50 different countries.

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The Tragic Mystery of Suicide - Third Member of NYPD Takes His Life in Two Weeks

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Books Current Affairs Hope Personal Musings ScienceAgain, members of the New York City Police Department are in shock and in mourning. The third member of the police force has taken his own life within two weeks.

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Making Better Connections on Social Media with Phil Gerbyshak

Speaker Launcher

Phil has written 5 books and over 3000 articles. Phil has written 5 books and over 3000 articles. Phil is going to be one of our featured speakers at Accelerate Live 2019 in Cape Coral, FL on February 22 & 23! Registration page for ACC Live 2019: [link]. On this episode of the Wealthy Speaker Podcast, we are talking about making significant connections on social media. Today we are joined by social media guru, Phil Gerbyshak.

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Freelance Book Publicist, Los Angeles

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Details. careers

Lawyers & Public Relations

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

He chronicled how he pulled that off in the book "Reversal of Fortune."   Books Branding careers Current Affairs DigitalInfluencer Games legal Media Personal Musings Politics Power Public Speaking Writing

Working with Speakers Bureaus, Speaker Do’s and Don’ts with Holli Catchpole

Speaker Launcher

What to think about in order to get more bureau bookings. The Wealthy Speaker Podcast booking gigs booking speaking events finding an agent Get Paid to Speak Holli Catchpole Jane Atkinson speaking agent speaking business speaking industry speaking industry trends

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How to Expand and Grow Your Brand with Cheryl Cran

Speaker Launcher

Cheryl is the author of seven books and her future of work thought leadership has been featured in publications such as Huff Post, Forbes, IABC Magazine, Law Magazine, Metro New York, Entrepreneur Magazine, Readers Digest, CBS Online, NBC Online, Fox Online and more. Cheryl’s books: [link].

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Get your free writing book PDF

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

I am giving away free PDFs of my books on writing–business writing, promotional writing, writing articles, writing for the web, business of freelance writing. All I am asking in return is that you post a mini review or overview of the book(s) you chose on several social media sites (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and so on) and include a link to my book promo page: www.paullima.com/books. That is where you go to pick out the book(s) you want.).

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Why William Shatner Keeps Working at Age 88

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, that's the wisdom he passes along in his new book "Live Long And What I Learned Along the Way." Here, free to click open, is my book on how to land, hold, and navigate to better work, at any age Download Outwitting ageism. Books careers Hope Personal Musings

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Pick Up the Phone & Book That Business with Anthony Stears

Speaker Launcher

The post Pick Up the Phone & Book That Business with Anthony Stears appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Today, The Wealthy Speaker Podcast is being brought to you by The Wealthy Speaker Book Bundle. Today’s sponsor: The Wealthy Speaker Book Bundle. The Wealthy Speaker Podcast booking gigs direct selling speaking business telephone salesOn this episode of the Wealthy Speaker Podcast we are talking with Anthony Stears about telephone sales.

2019 48

Elton John & His Mum

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Books Branding careers Current Affairs Intuitive Music Personal Musings Values VoodooDoes severe abuse in childhood enhance catalyze extreme creative achievement? Maybe.

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The Lawyer's Show

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Books Branding Current Affairs legal Media Personal Musings ValuesThe story of the missing Connecticut mother of five has now shifted to coverage of the lawyer representing her estranged husband Fotis Dulos. 

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Using Video to Rock Your Speaking Business with Dan Thurmon

Speaker Launcher

Dan is the author of two books, a renowned speaker, and a recognized expert in delivering peak performances – on stage and in the workplace. Dan’s philosophy can be summarized by the title of his book, Off Balance On Purpose.

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Outsourcing Parenting - Soon Enough, Though, There Probably Won't Be Any Children (at least among The Professional Class)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For example, in the 2019 book by Tracy Borman on Henry VIII, what's discussed as totally normal was housing royal offspring away from the family.   animal companions Books careers Current Affairs Intuitive Personal Musings Values

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Accidental Writer: how to write a memoir

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

And there is a lot more in the book, like how I became an accidental dad and accidental dog lover. As the author, I am biased, but I feel I’ve produced an entertaining and engaging book. If I were to write such a book even I, the writer, would be asleep before I got to the end of chapter one. Hence the title and subtitle of my book: The Accidental Writer: A Memoir. But I always come back to the tone of my book. I’ve done it.

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Burning Some Bridges in Professional Life - Actually, That Could Be a +

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

His still brisk-selling book is "Necessary Endings."   Books careers Personal Musings Politics Power TelevisionThe conventional wisdom: Don't burn bridges. Play it safe. You don't know whom they know or the reach of that organization.

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My freelance writing resolutions for 2019

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Other than blogging and writing the occasional book about MS and business and promotional writing , I do very little writing and editing for clients. I read good books, watch good TV shows (mostly British) and watch engaging movies. Hope you had a good 2018 and that you have a happy, healthy and profitable 2019 I’ve been a freelance writer and writing trainer most of my life.

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Injecting Humor into Your Speech with Tim Gard

Speaker Launcher

Tim is an author and co-author of 4 books and markets his own line of stress buster reminders called “Ex-stressories” that are sold and enjoyed worldwide at www.timgard.com. On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast we are talking about how to add humor to your speech.

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May Their Service Be Celebrated, Their Souls Rest in Peace: Joe Calabrese and Steven Silks

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here the book can be ordered from Amazon. Books careers Current Affairs Hope Personal MusingsGenius producer Dick Wolf captures the complex psyches of police in "Chicago P.D." " Each member of that elite unit has his or her demons.

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Are You Too Busy to Be Happy? With Christine Laperriere

Speaker Launcher

Order Christine’s book here: [link]. Everyone has a finite amount of emotional real estate to process decisions, change, drama, baggage, and relationships.

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