Two PowerPoint accessibility features plus one “off label” use

PowerPoint Tips

Get my free video training, "13 techniques that will make designing your slides EASY." People with visual disabilities may use a screen reader to read the screen to them.

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Get your free copy of Presenting for Humans before April 15

Speak Schmeak

The giveaway started today and 51 copies are already gone, so if you're a Goodreads member, get over there ASAP to reserve your free digital download. 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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Mapping Out Your Success for 2019

Speaker Launcher

We’re going to be mapping out your goals for 2019 and we’re going to use a tool, something very special that Jane would like to give to […]. The post Mapping Out Your Success for 2019 appeared first on Jane Atkinson. We’re going to be mapping out your goals for 2019 and we’re going to use a tool, something very special that Jane would like to give to you as a holiday gift. Karma CRM, free 30 day trial . Register for ACC LIVE 2019.

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Layer images and shapes for stunning slides

PowerPoint Tips

Get my free video training, "13 techniques that will make designing your slides EASY." A simple way to create stunning slides is to layer an image, a shape, and text placeholders. Here are 2 examples: Here are the steps to create these slides: 1. Enter your text.

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Being vs. becoming

Speak Schmeak

P.S. If you'd like some support in making that mental shift to start becoming the speaker you're meant to be, Click here to fill out my consultation questionnaire and we'll schedule a free, no-pressure conversation to explore your speaking needs!

2019 179

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. It is a bit after 1 PM New York Time. So, yes, the DOW has time to bounce back.

2019 56

How to speak like a leader

PowerPoint Tips

Get my free video training, "13 techniques that will make designing your slides EASY." Do you think of yourself as a leader? Do you want to sound like a leader when you speak? What does that even mean? A leader tries to guide and motivate others to take action and implement change.

2019 221

Transcribe or translate your live talk in PowerPoint with a Star Trek twist

PowerPoint Tips

Get my free video training, "13 techniques that will make designing your slides EASY." If you have Office 365 (the subscription version that is always updated), there’s a new feature coming out that is truly extraordinary!

Shame - Killed off by PR, Lawyers, Free Thinkers

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Bit by bit the brilliant tactics of the public relations industry, the ability of lawyers to get miscreants off the hook, and free thinkers who don't give a damn about the public good have killed off shame.  The Puritans imported it into America. That was shame.

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

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Meanwhile, I will have to make a run to stores such as Giant Eagle which have racks of those free publications and promotional flyers. 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.

2019 52

LinkedIn ProFinder - Sure, Go for Free 30-Day Trial

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Sure, we should take advantage of the 30-day free trial. But, during the two free trials I participated in there were no real plums. LinkedIn dominates job search. Increasingly, those looking to hire request the link to our LinkedIn Profile instead of a resume.

2019 56

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. If the book doesn’t work for you, you are free to say so. I will email you the free PDF and you go from there.

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Utah Tourism Industry Could Receive Lots of Free Publicity

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Of course, that means that UT's tourism will receive a ton of free publicity.  Terry Sanderson tells his story in the form of a lawsuit - which is the American way. He is in his 70s.

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Make Fear Your Homeboy with Judi Holler

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For free gift: Text BRAVE to 474747. 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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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. Free consultation janegenova374@gmail.com. Gawker launched the careers of so many media stars - ranging from founder Nick Denton to former Wonkette blogger Ana Marie Cox.

2019 52

Speaking Business Success Strategies Part 1: The Emerging Speaker

Speaker Launcher

As a professional speaker, it is a part of the journey from speaking for free to earning 6 or 7 figures. When you’ve been around an industry for over 30 years, like I have, it is easy to spot and empathize with people who are going through growing pains.

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Friends Let Friends Talk

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The service is available free, 24/7 at 212-673-3000. Former BigLaw attorney Jeremy Fischbach has come up for a solution for the 21st-century plague: extreme isolation. Even in supposed functional families the members, stuck behind their screens, are separate from each other.

2019 52

You Have a File to Convert? You’ll Need One of These

Presentation Guru

Having free file converter software can be a handy option in such cases but an online file converter is the only thing that can save your time as well.… As technology has evolved, we now have multiple devices and digital platforms that support different format of files.

2019 58

Why William Shatner Keeps Working at Age 88

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here, free to click open, is my book on how to land, hold, and navigate to better work, at any age Download Outwitting ageism. Everyone is different. Everyone finds refuge from their unique demons in their own way. For William Shatner, it has been work.

2019 52

Building a Profitable and Lasting Brand with Dr. Willie Jolley

Speaker Launcher

Free gift: [link]. Free chapter of Willie’s new book: [link]. On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast we are discussing how to build a brand that will sustain the test of time and be consistently profitable.

2019 79

Fortune Setting Up Paywall - Risky Business

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Currently access is free. Once a paywall goes up members of its regular audience could switch to what's paywall-free, such as MarketWatch. BusinessInsider now has a mixed business model: Some content free, some requiring a subscription. 

2019 56

My Low IQ Phone

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The good news is that it is not all that difficult to break free of the dynamics of that addiction. In a two-hour television special, Diane Sawyer documented the negatives associated with screen time.    Much of that we already sensed.

2019 56

Insider Secrets to Attracting the Media with Katrina Cravy

Speaker Launcher

The first 3 people to contact Katrina on her website will receive a code to download her new audio book “On Air, Insider Secrets to Attract the Media and Get Free Publicity” at no charge, here is the link.

2019 81

Becoming a Nun - Roman Catholic or Buddhist (at any age)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here, free to click open, is my book Download Outwitting ageism.  It is a life of service. That's the essence of becoming a nun, whether that be in the Roman Catholic Church or in the Buddhist tradition. 

2019 56

Time for Retired/Semi-Retired to Stop Cowering about "Large Unexpected Expenses"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Public libraries provide free access to laptops including WiFi. The system in the Youngstown, Ohio Metro area also offers free scanning and email services.  That is, they represent the plaintiff free for a percentage of the verdict or settlement. 

2019 52

Work Addiction - Employers, Clients Feed It

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Robinson's 2019 book provides a 12-month plan for detox, then putting together a lifestyle that doesn't require the work obsession.    Or, there is also the free 12-step program Workaholics Anonymous. "Work addiction has been called this century's cocaine." 

2019 56

All You Need to Know About Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)

SlideModel

In March 2019, Hong Kong’s MTR Corp faced a fine worth HK $25 million after a crash which resulted in the closure of two of the busiest transit stations in Hong Kong. Analyzing failure is essential for rectifying issues and preventing them in the future.

2019 52

New Magazine Titles Like "Happy Paws" Can Bring Profits to "a declining industry at its darkest hour"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And here, free to click on, is my e-book on ways around age bias to bring in income Download Outwitting ageism. Once glam, most of the old-line print magazine industry is on life support.

2019 56

Yeah, They're Telling Us to Age-In-Place

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here , free to download, is my book on how to take a few steps out of your comfort zone.  Relocation is stressful. And the aging are among those doing the most moving.    We over-5o already know that.

2019 52

The Great Job Machine Begins to Sputter - Unemployment, Don't Factor in Trump Re-Election, and More

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

According the ADP , only 129,000 jobs were created in March 2019.   For the over-50, here, free to download, is my book on how to land, hold, and move on to better work, no matter one's age Download Outwitting ageism. Making a living is getting harder.

2019 56

Prologue to Family Tree, a novel

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Feel free to post detailed feedback here (or email it to paullima.com@gmail.com ), or simply let me know if, based on the prologue, you think you might be interested in reading the book — especially if you like historical fiction. This is the first draft of the three-part prologue to Family Tree , a novel, historical fiction, that I may be writing. I am looking for feedback on the prologue.

2019 59

Transition to Different Type of Work - New Definition of "Retirement"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here, free to click on, is my book on how to land, hold, and move on to better work, no matter what your age Download Outwitting ageism. More than 70% of 50+ pre-retirees indicate they will keep working during retirement.

2019 52

The Media - Older, Unemployed/Underemployed Not Sexy Topic to Cover

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here, free to click on, is my book on landing, holding, and moving on to better work, at any age Download Outwitting ageism.    And, here , also free to download, is how to find the off ramp out of hardened comfort zone.  

2019 52

Going Off Traditional Networking Grid - Strength of Weak Ties

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" Here you can view it for free. No surprise, in the first part of a 12-part presentation on rainmaking, Lateral Link's Cordell Parvin discussed how to leverage "weak ties." That approach to networking is 46 years old. Yet, it remains underused.

2019 56

Going Bye-Bye - Hardly an Adventure (for adults, as opposed to babies)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  I thought I had sprung myself free. The meme of the 21st century is:  Moving On. But it's mostly a mere platitude. That's because saying bye-bye to what is and what was is soul-wrenching.

2019 52

Verizon Media Group Reported to Be Selling Tumblr

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That is a free platform for 400 million blogs.  The glam and cool of digital media and network platforms eventually blew up. The expected revenues just weren't coming in. Verizon Media Group (VMG), previously known as Oath, got hit hard with that reality.

2019 56

Have a Legal Issue? Research It Just Like a Lawyer

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In addition to this book, Nolo provides free of charge user-friendly explanations of concepts such as "implied contract." On television legal dramas what plays out is the the brilliant strategy this or that lawyer creates. That's the theatre.

2019 52

When We Die We Probably Know We're Dead - Great News for Clinical Depressives

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"  - Science section in Fox News, April 2019. But, along the way, what has been authentically effective is contacting the free, 24-hour Samaritans (212-673-3000).

2019 52

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

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As a free download on websites that could develop new business, generate invitations to speak, and start the platform for a power brandname. She loved everything in the draft of the book I was ghostwriting for her. The subject was a controversial psychological treatment. With one exception.

2019 56

What do ‘ill’ freelancers do?

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

While print, epub and Kindle copies of the book are on sale at various online stores, I am giving away free copies of the PDF to MS Warriors (and their care givers, family members and friends). If you want a free PDF copy of the book, email msandmebook@gmail.com with the subject line “Free MS PDF” and I will email you a PDF. If someone has an alternative idea, one that works, in mind, feel free to enlighten me! And email me if you want a free PDF copy of the book

2019 68

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. Free consultation janegenova374@gmail.com. The government giveth and the government taketh away. boost in the monthly Social Security check. That's the largest increase in 7 years.

2019 56

Economic Jitters - All-Ears for Socialism (remembering days of heaven as doctoral student)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here, free to download, is my book on how to scout up work, no matter what Download Outwitting ageism. The College Class of 2019 could struggle to find that first job and not luck out. If we pitched in and worked a couple of hours the food was free.

2019 56

Here We Go Again - Retail Sales Down 1.2%, Most Since 2009 - Time for a News Fast

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Retirees, Class of 2019 who will be looking for jobs, highly compensated older workers, and small businesspeople like myself. Here, for them to download free is my guide on how to bounce back during unemployment and underemployment Download Outwitting ageism.

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