The Year of COVID-19: March 21, 2020

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Parents will warn members of the Class of 2020 against making the financial sacrifices to launch a career in New York City. Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. America is in surrender. 

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The Year of COVID-19: March 20, 2020

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Q2 2020 GDP could plummet 14%. Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. Human nature continues to be puzzling. Some are baffled why there is more concern about the economic impacts of COVID-19 than the reality that it can be fatal. 

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Year of COVID-19: March 29, 2020 (a time of miracles)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. COVID-19 isn't just a sustained narrative of fear and suffering. There have been miracles. Big ones, that is, the old-fashioned kinds when people assumed to be dying roared back to a life.

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Did you get your free gift?

Speak Schmeak

I created a new free offering last year and I want to make sure you got yours! Hey peeps! In case this fell through the cracks, here's the info on my new-ish Easy Speaker Proposal Template and tracking sheet !

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The Year of COVID-19: March 30, 2020 (Monday is cruelest day of all)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Meanwhile, The Wall Street Journal reports the Class of 2020 assumed they were entering a hot job market. Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. The routine for many adults in America is this: the weekend, then work on Monday.

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The Year of COVID-19: March 28, 2020 (Generation C)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. Babies born during the current pandemic will only know how life is post-COVID-19. In The Atlantic , Ed Yong says those babies should be called "Generation C."

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The Year of COVID-19: March 27, 2020 (inevitability)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. There are 12 coronavirus hotspots in the U.S. Ohio, where I have been based since I fled New York Metro's high cost of living, is not one of them. Not yet. Maybe not ever.

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Grand Princess - 2020 Election Game-Changer?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It can go down in the history of presidential politics in America as the game-changer in Election 2020. What plays out there can not only determine Election 2020. Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com.

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The Year of COVID-19: March 31, 2020 (Maybe No Ventilator for Ok, Boomer in ER)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here is my book on that, including lessons learned, which can be downloaded free.  Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. It's come to this:  rationing of emergency medical care. 

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In The Year of COVID-19: March 18, 2020

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Anyone predicting results of 2020 Election, if that will be held as scheduled, generates an eye-roll. Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. The economy, how we work, and socializing have all changed. There is no going back to the 20th century.

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2020 - Content Remains King in Marketing

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

According to World Media Group, content will be a top priority among marketers in 2020. Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. As Steve Barnes reports in Odwyerpr.com , 79% of marketers surveyed indicated that content remains king. 

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In The Year of COVID-19: March 19, 2020

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. We're getting it. We're in this for the long haul.    The Chinese claim there have been no new cases of COVID-19.

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In The Year of COVID-19 - March 17, 2020

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That can kick off with viewing, free on YouTube, the wisdom of American Buddhist nun Pema Chodron. Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. The ah-ha moment has come to America:  This is serious.    The corollary to that is:  I may die.

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In The Year of COVID-19 - March 15, 2020

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. Some things are changing. Some not. Right Thing to Do Transcends Sexiness of Entrepreneurship.    Cleverly, Matt and Colvin bought up 70,000 bottles of hand sanitizer in Tennessee and Kentucky.

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In the Year of COVID-19 - March 14, 2020

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. The world walks on eggshells. Not even the experts know for certain how severely COVID-19 will impact human health, the economy, and politics. Humanity has been humbled. Meanwhile: Don't Use Wrong Word. 

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The Year of COVID-19: March 22, 2020 (Is Disney in Trouble?)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Meanwhile, Everyman/Everywoman might have to embrace being self-isolated and nothing open in the community until June 2020. Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. "This" is the new usual.

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Jobs Report, Dow Jones - It's a Dog Fight in Election 2020

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The growls and extreme aggressiveness of a dog fight will dominate Election 2020. According to the January 2020 jobs report from the Dept of Labor, 225, 000 new jobs have been created. Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. It's palpable.

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In The Year of COVID-19: March 16. 2020

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. Over the weekend the world, with exception of South Korea and China, shifted into panic.    Federal Gov, Ranging from White House to Federal Reserve, Tried to Bring Calm.

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The Year of COVID-19: March 23, 2020 (hope, magical thinking, reflection of end of life issues)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"  - MarketWatch , March 23, 2020.  Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com.

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Create an animated intro for videos in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

Get my free video training, "13 techniques that will make designing your slides EASY." If you want to create a series of short training or promotional videos, it’s useful to have an intro that you put in front of each video.

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Maybe 2003 Was A Very Good Year - Compared to 2020

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That famous book on my 2003 ordeal is "Geezer Guts," which you can read for free here.   However, compared to 2020, now I get it: 2003 was a very good year. Here are 6 tips for search engine optimization (SEO) in 2020. "Geezer Guts" had more than a million downloads. Around the world other down-and-outs contacted me, saying they too considered merchandising the sale of a kidney.

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Madame Clairevoyant Guides You for Week of February 23, 2020

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. With the coronavirus poised to do a haircut to the world economy (and, of course, kill off too many of us), we certainly need New York Magazine's Madame Clairevoyant to get us through this week.

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Influencer Marketing, CA Bot Law, Edelman 2020 Trust Barometer

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Would Steve Jobs still be a superhero in 2020? The 2020 Edelman annual Trust Barometer documents the shift from perceiving technology as a positive force to extreme wariness. Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com.

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How to create a logo in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

Get my free video training, "13 techniques that will make designing your slides EASY." Would you like to create your own logo, product image, or course symbol in PowerPoint in a few minutes — following some easy steps? If so, you’re in luck, just read on.

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In the Year of COVID-19: March 25, 2020 (U.S. Is Next Italy, Ohio Is Next New York)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here, free to click open, is my guide on that Download Outwitting ageism. Class of 2020 is the Unhinged Gen.  Unasked, a clerk observing this escorted me back in to replace them free. Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. Today is a time of mixed moods.    On the one hand, there are exhales about the $1.2K per person that will help pay for necessities.

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In The Year of COVID-19: March 24, 2020 (a nation embraces zen mantra of "Clear Thinking, Don't Know"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Class of 2020 might have a shot at jobs requiring a college education.  Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. Zen has been around a long time. But since the COVID-19 pandemic, its wisdom is being widely embraced. The central platform for zen, at least in some schools of it, is:  "Clear Thinking, Don't Know." " Every hour brings surprises. The Dow surges.    At 11:00 A.M. ET, it's at 1,408.17.

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2020 - Restaurant Business Hit By Eating-at-Home/Frugality Trends

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That will hit the restaurant business in 2020, especially the casual dining niche. Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. Dorothy from "The Wizard of Oz" nailed it: There is no place like home. 

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Financial Pain Ain't Relative - It Doesn't Help to Know that Warren Buffett Lost $21 Billion in 2020. So Far

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

BusinessInsider reports that in 2020, Warren Buffett has already lost $21 billion or 24.1% And there are nine more months still to go in 2020. Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. It's the financial-planners' platitude: How much more their other clients lost, compared to what the Dow Jones crash snatched from our own (illusion of) financial security. 

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Help Has Arrived (and it's free) - Law Firm Paul Weiss Chairman Brad Karp Created Unique Coronavirus Relief Center

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Chairman of law firm Paul Weiss - Brad Karp - has been an early adopter in rallying lawyers, as well as businesses not in the law loop, to help Everyman/Everywoman during COVID-19. His very visible presence established a kind of template for why to help - and how. 

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How can I help?

Speak Schmeak

I also want to remind you of my free offerings , which are scattered around but always available: ?? P.S. I have debated making some offerings free. You don't need any advice from me on hand-washing or social distancing.

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Free & PWYC Writing Webinars

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

I am offering a setirs of free and PWYC (pay what you can) writing webinars. Here’s what is online so far at paullima.com/pwyc: Free video: 20 books, mostly on writing, by Paul Lima. Take 10 minutes to see how one author promotes his books. This … Continue reading →

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Ad Industry Hit Hard - Don Draper from "Mad Men" Would Probably Get Laid Off

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Overall 44% predict the impacts on advertising during 2020 will be worse than what played out during 2008 -2009. Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. The economy is a system - that is, an interrelated entity with lots of moving parts.

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Would Free Public Transportation Lure Americans from Their Cars? - The Luxembourg Initiative

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As The Guardian reports, Luxembourg is the first country in the world to make its public transportation free.   However, the elephant in the room on this one is: Will free be enough of an incentive to lure those not using public transportation to opt for that instead of driving cars? 

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Close to Home: NY State Gov Andrew Cuomo's Brother Chris Infected with Coronavirus

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. In the latest presser, New York state governor Andrew Cuomo indicated this: Yes, his brother Chris, the television anchor, has COVID-19 but it has been caught early. 

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2020 - Make It Your Business Not to Declare (prematurely) Any Player "Done"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. During 2019, investing in the stock market generally had been a better bet than participating in a hedge fund.    According to Hedge Fund Research, reports the New York Post , the average return was about 8.5%

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Empowering women means paying them

Speak Schmeak

After yet another request from a women's organization asking me to speak for free, I wrote this post on Facebook. Feel free to share the LinkedIn article or this post, as this message needs to be shared widely! Do you ask your doctor or plumber to work for free?

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Thanks for Being Here: That's What Shopper Tells Kroger Workers

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. The Kroger store on W. Alexis, Toledo, Ohio is jam-packed with merchandise. That includes toilet paper, as well as paper towels. The makings for a gigantic salad look mighty fresh.

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COVID-19: Global PR Industry Expects Hard Times

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. The assumption might be that during a crisis such as COVID-19, around the world PR agencies would be scaling financially. After all, such a comprehensive upheaval requires so much messaging. 

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Andrew Cuomo - New York Accent Gains Cool, Blunt Becomes Acceptable

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. Daily Andrew Cuomo gives a presser.    Because he is doing such an amazing job managing the COVID-19 in his state, his New York accent has become cool. It's the same way in which the young dashing John F.

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Madame Clairevoyant in Era of COVID-19

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. The "experts" really don't know, do they.

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Disrupted Gossip Media - David Pecker Imposing 23% Pay Cuts, April 1

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. Like every other sector, the gossip one keeps changing. The empire American Media , with its print legacy, has been struggling.

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Thomas Schaefer - Financial Fallout from COVID-19, The Suicides Begin

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. Financial leadership can be an overwhelming burden during depressed economic times. Thomas Schaefer might have become overwhelmed by that responsibility. This finance minister of Germany's Hesse region committed suicide.

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When at Sanity Tipping Point, Seek Clarity with Madame Clairevoyant

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here , for the rest of you, is her projection of how this week of March 23rd, 2020 will play out for each sign of the Zodiac. Complimentary consultation (pressure-free) janegenova374@gmail.com. For me, at least, New York Magazine's Madame Clairevoyant nailed it.

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