Resumes and Advanced Degrees - Not Always a Plus

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Advanced degrees of all kinds can increase the expectations about compensation.  There is that moment of clarity: Displaced lawyers realize they may never practice law again. That ah-ha experience could come to them on their own.

Beyond Goldilocks Myth of "Just Right" - Lower Expectations

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" Unfortunately, that sets up the expectation for perfection. " From the get-go, they have to lower their expectations. When they re-located from the coasts they expected perfection. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

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Expect More TV Programs About Young (Rich) Lawyers

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. And, so soon after the Cravath Bump …  Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy is increasing - significantly - associate salaries. 

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Full-Time MBA Programs - Expect Them To Be Rebranded

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

An advanced degree in finance, for example, is what both the ambitious and those hiring prefer. Professional degree programs are in play. And the academic institutions which "sell" them will likely have to rebrand many of the programs. Not only is the value of law school being questioned. So is that of the full-time MBA program, both here in the U.S. and abroad. The current issue of The Economist focuses on why the full-time MBA degree has lost its pull power.

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Prepare Your TV Comments In Advance | Media Training

TJ Walker Interactive

Prepare Your TV Comments In Advance. I’ve been in many a green room (a room not green where TV guests are put before they go on camera), so I knew to expect the unexpected. Fortunately, I did all of my thinking in advance of ever walking into the TV studio. Media trainers often tell their clients to prepare simple three-part messages before going in front of a TV camera for media interviews. (I I give the same advice.)

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Six Speaking Skills You Need For Managing a Crisis

The Shy Speaker's Guide to Succes on Stage

The speaker was expected chair a media conference and deliver an official statement addressing a crisis that had struck the organization that he was working for. As the official spokesperson for the hotel, Gregory was expected to build and/or maintain the company’s image and explain the hotel’s position during his presentation to a room filled with hawkish reporters. Home About Gary Testimonials FREE MATERIALS!

How to Speak & Offend Part III of IV: How to Speak & Offend Your Fellow Toastmasters - and Soon the World

Speak and Deliver

Expand & Advance - to an Advanced Club. Advanced clubs often have a higher tolerance for off-color, controversial, or more-spirited topics. Is your stage demeanor what you expected? In Part I , I gave some tips to avoiding offending your audience inadvertantly.

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How to speak like a leader

PowerPoint Tips

Later, I’ll talk about the importance of listening and compromise, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t research and think about the situation in advance.). It turned out that she thought her role was just to provide statistics, whereas they were expecting her expert opinion.

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How to Say a Few Words When You are not Prepared to Speak in Public

Speaking Freely

You are expected to be able to share your ideas, expertise and experience to contribute to your company’s success. If you can’t speak up and speak out, you hit a glass ceiling past which you can’t advance in your [.]. By Sandra Zimmer Speaking in groups and meetings is an essential skill for every business professional.

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How to Start Digitizing Your Supply Chain Management

SlideModel

According to a PwC industry study , 72% of surveyed businesses have already begun the digital transformation of supply chain and expect to finish the digitization process by 2021. And to match advances in the manufacturing sector, Supply Chain 4.0.

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Be a Powerful Presenter … Even “On the Fly”

DeFinis Communications

So if you want to bring the house down, you have to prepare your script or outline in advance and practice your delivery by rehearsing out loud. We all know that when it comes to public speaking, “practice makes perfect.”

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Meetings are Presentations Too

Professionally Speaking...

What outcomes are expected from the meeting? Is there material you should review in advance so you can make relevant comments and ask necessary questions?

Experiences from the presentation trenches

PowerPoint Tips

I wasn’t paid but was expected to pitch a product at the end, using an affiliate link of the workshop organizer. It’s important to understand the level of expertise of the audience and I’ve given a similar presentation to a more advanced audience with not such great results.

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Be a Powerful Presenter … Even “On the Fly”

DeFinis Communications

So if you want to bring the house down, you have to prepare your script or outline in advance and practice your delivery by rehearsing out loud. We all know that when it comes to public speaking, “practice makes perfect.”

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Presenting for Humans: Insights for Speakers on Ditching Perfection and Creating Connection

Speak Schmeak

I'm expecting my book, Presenting For Humans: Insights for Speakers on Ditching Perfection and Creating Connection , to be available on Amazon by the end of March, and hopefully to have some hard copies in hand to sign for my VIP supporters! It's coming, it's coming!

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How to make your panel more fun

Speak Schmeak

There are a lot of great articles about what to do once you're on the stage, which I'll reference at the end, but I'd like to talk about what you can do in advance to create a panel environment that's more relaxed and more conducive to fun and humor: 1.

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Role of Court Jester to Distract From King's Actions - Rudy Giuliani

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Here is what to expect  Download BACKGROUNDERJaneGenovaCoaching. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Never underestimate the complex cunning of political leaders. William Shakespeare had that down cold.

2018 52

Harvey Weinstein - Artistic Genius Will Not Exempt Him from Justice

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There, notes Yahoo, he "is expected to surrender to the New York City police on charges of sexual misconduct." Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. We were the pre-tech gen. To us artistic genius was sacred. For that we gave F.

Good things take time

Speak Schmeak

And if that's all the time you're spending on crafting your presentation, don't expect massive results from it. Don't expect lots of clients, lots of referrals or lots of sales. This might mean talking to the organizer or sending out a survey to the participants in advance.

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Speaker Profile: Seth Braun

The Speaker Point

I also run a 3 year advanced coaching program for men ages 24-42. Can I expect to be dignified on stage if I am a slob at lunchtime? Stage time, as we call it, is advanced training for the mind and body, so don’t wait until you are successful, smart, enlightened, lose 10 lbs.

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Don't be a technology dinosaur

Speak Schmeak

I attended a conference last weekend where several speakers had technology issues that could easily have been solved in advance if they had any idea how their technology worked. One speaker actually said, when it came time to advance his first slide, " Now how do I do this?

Mother's Day - Our four-Legged Children

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

On Mother's Day, I never expected my four-legged children to do anything special for me. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. They were and still are bringing me so much joy and selfless love.

2018 56

Presentation handouts: Yes or no, what kind, and when?

PowerPoint Tips

I think that’s a high expectation for you, as a presenter, in an every day business setting. However, if they ask for the handout in advance, you can’t very well say no, so I would just ask for their attention. Sometimes, you are expected to be entertaining.

DLA Piper - Now Its Story Is Being Shaped by Media (and mostly beyond its control)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

She explicitly discusses how through "control" she can have the powerful rainmaker Lehot advance her career.   It could have simply taken action, as is expected in a crisis.

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Lots of Lives Were Saved at Canfield Branch of Youngstown/Mahoning Library 8/2/2018

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  I swung by the Canfield branch before 5 PM, expecting to get in and out - and then attend my support group at 6:30 PM. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers.

2018 52

Mirror, Mirror, On The Way - Who Has The Most Stress Of All

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That was the expected norm.  Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. In developed economies it's a status symbol to be enduring extreme levels of stress - on a sustained basis. Many U.S.

2018 52

The Poor Professor

The Communication Blog

These also suggest—to my mind at least--that students’ expectations for professors are realistic, reasonable, and achievable. Unrealistic or unexplained expectations. This disliked professor is one who sets unattainable or only vaguely articulated expectations. This is the professor who assigns a term paper but doesn’t really explain what is expected and what might constitute a great (A) paper.

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(Very) Hot Summer Begins - Will It Be Another 1967?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Meanwhile, here where deer cross Main Street I am expecting trouble. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. The summer of 1967 was very hot. The tall buildings of urban areas trapped the heat.

2018 52

High Online Traffic - But, That Might Not Convert into Calls To Action (CTA)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It is well-known that when we download a freebie we can expect a contact from a salesperson. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. The blog, tweet, Facebook post, and/or LinkedIn Update might receive plenty of traffic, including likes, shares, and comments.

Job Churn - No Safe Harbor, Including Fast Food McDonald's

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Gone is that expectation. Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Yes, there are plenty of jobs being created. That's not the reason for national financial angst, especially among workers over-50.

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The "School for Scandal" Ongoing Saga - Now, Lawsuit Filed Against Dalton

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Can we expect elite-loving Vanity Fair to publish a major investigative report on Dalton's "Student Nanny?" Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Those not in those inner elite circles treasure scandals about what allegedly occurs within.

2018 52

Rudi Bakhtiar - Did powerful at Fox treat sex as perk of the job

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Several, such as Rudi Bakhtiar, contend they were sexually harassed by males who could advance their careers at that cable network. Both genders could expect sexual favors from their female and male subordinates.

2016 56

Elizabeth Holmes, Marissa Mayer - Symbols of Flawed Leadership, Not Flaw in Having Women at the Top

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Mayer was the leader with advanced tech expertise. Yahoo is expected to report disappointing earnings. The media positioned and packaged Marissa Mayer at and Elizabeth Holmes at Theranos as superwomen. Holmes was disrupting the lab-test establishment.

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Over-50: Before You Lose Everything in Next Recession

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In an economic downturn - and many investment experts are expecting one - older workers have a target on their back.  Mature professionals who are working advance their careers. Let's face it.

2018 56

They want a proposal. Now what?

SpeakerSue Says...

It’s about creating a response that puts them at ease, helps them feel safe and smart and elevates the conversation – and their expected results. That is how you’ll advance the sale and accelerate your success! “Send me a proposal,” they say. Why do they want you to send information? So they can see space, rates, dates? Sure that is part of it. But high achievers know it isn’t just about the stuff/product/features or even the price you have they may want.

Ignite Win Anyway

Speak and Deliver

Five minutes, twenty slides is their schtick - short speeches tied to a slide show that advances every 15 seconds whether you''re ready or not. If you''re boring, expect heckling. To vote, head here: [link] Thank you, in advance, for helping give me yet another venue to Speak.&

2014 78

BigLaw Brands - Will Jones Day Rebrand from "Black Box" to "Transparent?"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Yesterday I had blogged that I had expected it to be late to the party if and when it matched the new level of associate compensation established by Milbank. After all, the long hours and complex tasks involved in being employed at BigLaw creates the expectation of BigBucks.

2018 52

Joe Muto's book: Will anyone buy "The Atheist in the Foxhole?"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Dutton, an imprint of Penguin, has given him a low six-figure advance for a tell-all tentatively titled "The Atheist in the Foxhole," reports John Cook at GAWKER.   Few expect he would have had access to the kind of insider information which makes a book hot. 

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BP and the Gulf Crisis – Special Edition

Matt Eventoff

I apologize in advance for two posts in one day, but……wow. So just how much money can the impacted critters expect to see dedicated to their cause? In keeping with what Americans have come to expect from the oil company since the Deepwater Horizon rig explosion in April, BP admitted it can’t actually predict that number. Leadership at BP really just doesn’t seem to understand crisis communication, at all.

2010 109

Is your mental game up to par?

Speak Schmeak

Visualizing a successful presentation Have you visited the venue in advance so you know the layout of the room and any challenges? Sometimes you expect an audience of fifty and it ends up being an audience of five.

2013 194

How to make your panel more fun

Speak Schmeak

There are a lot of great articles about what to do once you're on the stage, which I'll reference at the end, but I'd like to talk about what you can do in advance to create a panel environment that's more relaxed and more conducive to fun and humor: 1.

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What if you didn’t own a car anymore?

More than PowerPoint...

So how could I say “I’m not buying another car” — and still expect to have friends? Further, technological advances are changing the way I think about car ownership. I own a car. When it dies, I may not buy another.

2018 56

Black Voodoo - Peril of Magical Thinking

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In contrast to this case of the jitters, nearly 70% of those interviewed expect demand in their own firm to grow in 2018's second half. Among them, 8% anticipate 5+% growth, 29% look forward to growth between 2% and 5%, and 32% expect growth but at less than 2%, Given historic trends in demand, all that growth seems downright impossible.   As a serial entrepreneur I  know the career expects recognize the power of extreme optimism.

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