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A Woman On $10-Bill In 2020 - Come On

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A woman is to appear on the $10-bill in 2020. Cute. By then the digital wallet will be long over. Instead we will be paying for whatever with brain waves projected onto a kiosk. Already in the cafeteria at EGS, Tucson, Arizona, there are few cash payments and vouchers can be used in the vending machines. Current Affairs

Moratorium on Mother's Day Until 2020: Shortage of water to grow flowers cited

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Yes, But It Was Only a Quiet Two Million

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What tiny little thing will you do to today that might quietly ripple into 2020 and beyond? Back in 2007, I quickly tossed up a YouTube instructional video. It took me about a half hour to make the 4:46 minute video. Today, the video will reach its 2 millionth view.

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President Winfrey - It's Out There

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, for Campaign 2020 it could be Oprah v. Yes, it made Oprah Winfrey speechless. At least momentarily. On the "David Rubenstein Show," it was proposed to her that she could be president of the U.S. Here you can see the video, posted by Bloomberg.

Famous Speech Friday: Elizabeth Warren's silencing in the U.S. Senate

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Lindsay Graham said the silencing was "long overdue," because "she is clearly running for the nomination in 2020." Reading a letter from someone else is a common tactic in public speaking.

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Drudge Report & Trump Administration's Post-100 Days - Pulling Off Reagan-like Tax Reform

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Being re-elected in 2020 could become possible. The Drudge Report is no slouch in moving to where the news is being made: Can the Trump Administration pull off a Ronald Reagan Tax reform. And have the bill passed before the end of 2017. 

El Chapo - How We Love Our Anti-Heroes

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Will Trump pardon El Chapo in 2020? Joaquin Archivaldo Guzman Loera aka El Chapo is in custody in the U.S. As LawNewz reports, El Chapo now faces federal charges. If convicted, he could spend the rest of his life in prison. So, another of America's favorite anti-heroes falls.

Daily Mail - Trump's Tweet Smackdown on Fiat Chrysler - 2,000 U.S. Jobs Created

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

By 2020, Fiat Chrysler will invest about $1 billion in two plants. The Daily Mail has been ahead of many other news outlets in covering the most recent Trump Tweet smackdown. After all, it's Sunday. Some old-line media still go dark on weekends.

Bookstores: Clients Don't Care

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  If bookstores make it to 2020, they will be reconfigured into some other entity.  There are many ways to read the tea leaves about the future of bookstores like Barnes & Noble.

Michelle Obama: Could She Have Won 2016 Election for U.S. President?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But she could start now her campaign for 2020. On CNN's "The Axe Files" podcast , current president Barack Obama declares this: If he could have run for a third term, he would have won. Here is the coverage in BusinessInsider. He may or may not have.

Those 53 Million On-Demand-Economy Workers - 86% Of Us Will Vote In 2016

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The statistic floating around is that 2020, we will constitute 50% of the workforce. "Freelancer" used to mean marginal. When I joined the on-demand-economy at the end of the 1980s, some corporate clients asked me why in the world I did that.

Displaced Professionals - Sure, Demand for Frontline Healthcare Workers Is Growting, But.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

million more jobs in the field by 2020. The displaced professional has become the new Everyman and Everywoman. The factors range from technological change to simple aging. Regarding the latter, over-40 can be the kiss of death in glam fields.

GE's Jeff Immelt Becomes Industrial Sector's Steve Jobs - Even Created geOS

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" By 2020, GE could be a tech company. BusinessWeek has anointed GE and its chief executive officer Jeff Immelt as cool. It positions this old-line company as a startup. And hammers that it's now really about software. In fact, it has even developed its own operating system.

Solopreneurs: Trend will continue, despite June's 195,00 new jobs

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  According to MBO Partners, by 2020 40 to 45 percent of the workforce will be free agents. For many of us Baby Boomers, our idea of making a living has gone full circle.  We grew up with the Italian immigrant (my uncle was one of them) who ran a fruit stand.

The Small Institution of Higher Learning (Will Seton Hill, Greensburg, PA, et al. survive?)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

To make it to 2020 and beyond, small colleges have to differentiate themselves. It's not new that the small college is an endangered species.

RC Brand - Can Pope Francis Really Save It

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Reflection: It is 2020. Once one of the most powerful, enduring global brands, Roman Catholicism is losing its influence. Everywhere, even in traditionally Catholic nations like Latin America, human beings are increasingly embracing other kinds of religions and forms of spirituality.

Learning To Code - Gold Rush Of 2015

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Reflection: By 2020, coding might also have to be rebranded. There's that old adage: Those who consistently make the money during a gold rush are the shrewd guys who sell the shovels. The Gold Rush of 2015 is all about learning to code.

Russian oligarchs, the meeting with Medvedev

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Representatives of small and medium-sized hope, however, that among the topics discussed will figure including the "Roadmap 2020 for small businesses. President Dmitry Medvedev meets Wednesday to lead the Union of Russian Industrialists and entrepreneurs. Topics of discussion are stimulating domestic demand, access to financial resources and efficiency to the state.

"Ninety of 270 NY Financial Writers Are 'Freelance,'" hammers Jack O'Dwyer

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Incidentally, Intuit just came out with these numbers: By 2020, 40% of Americans or 60 million will be contract workers."

Free Agent Economy: Christmas

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

By the year 2020, there will be about 70 million free agents in the U.S. economy.    That's the prediction of MBO Partners, reports PORTFOLIO.    So, listen up about what to expect. Since 1987, I have been out here primarily as a free agent. 

PR Spending Up 3%

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Forecasts in other publications have it that the field will grow by 24% by 2020. Marketing and advertising are down.    But the more flexible field of public relations has seen increased spending by corporate clients both for 2009 and 2008.    THE ECONOMIST covers that. According to Veronis Suhler Stevenson, a private equity firm, spending for 2009 increased 3% and for 2008, 4%.  Forecasts

Jack Welch's Online Executive MBA Program: Price point of $22K v traditional $150K

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In the September edition of FAST COMPANY, Kamenetz also published an article in which those she interviewed predicted the death of the university as we've known it by 2020.  Jack Welch's online Executive MBA program, which starts this January, has a price point of $22,000.    That compares very favorably to the traditional price-tag of $150,000 for programs delivered primarily in a bricks and mortar setting.

Boom Niche Business in ghostwriting academic material

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Even if higher education migrates totally online, as it's predicted to do by 2020 , students will still need to produce the case analysis, term paper, thesis, book report, reflective essay, and dissertation.    That's already become a boom niche business for ghostwriters.    You decide the ethical piece. Those who operate those ghostwriting factories for academic material recruit the help on Craigslist. 

College: Going to visit the shrink, not the chapel

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" And another insider  Brigham Young's David Wiley sees  the university, at least as we've known it, becoming irrelevant by 2020.  Higher education is taking it on the chin as a institution.    Right inside the academy, for example, Columbia University's Mark C. Taylor predicts , "The next bubble to burst will the the education bubble  Education is big business and, like other big businesses, it is in big trouble."

Organizations - Not much need for 'em in digital era

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Among others, experts  in FAST COMPANY - including current college professors - predict that by 2020 the university will be irrelevant.  The iconic U.S. Chamber of Commerce got it  on the chin, again.    Apple joined the conga line of companies quitting this organization.    It's following out the door Nike, Exelon, Pacific Gas and Electric and others.    The reason is the Chamber's anti-green stance. 

Piggy in the Middle: How do you know you're becoming/are one?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

   In FAST COMPANY, David Wiley, a rather conservative voice from Brigham Young University, anticipates that the university will be irrelevant by 2020. Sooner than later,'s Kindle and its me-toos will eliminate the middlemen in publishing.    Those include agents, publishing houses, bookstores, book publicists, and reviewers. 

Can a weak speaker with a great message hold an audience?

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  Ray estimates that the company is half-way to its goal of zero emissions by 2020.  Can a weak speaker with a great message hold an audience?    That’s the question that a speaker like Ray Anderson poses.    And can he improve?    I’ll answer that question at the end.    But first, who is Ray Anderson? 

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