How to Communicate with Teenagers, Pt.II

Matt Eventoff

As a teenager, I still have vivid memories of rushing home from wherever I was to see if my latest crush had called and left a message. . Teenagers today don’t have to wait by the phone or check an answering machine — they might get a text or call &# on the cell&# immediately after the school day ends. A few weeks ago Matthew Robson, a 15 year old intern at Morgan Stanley, wrote a highly touted paper on how teenagers consume media.

How to Get Noticed by Meeting Planners with Lori Pugh Markham

Speaker Launcher

On this episode of the Wealthy Speaker Podcast we are talking with Lori Pugh Markham about what it takes to catch the eye of meeting planners. We are excited to have with us, Lori Pugh Markham from Meeting Planners International. The post How to Get Noticed by Meeting Planners with Lori Pugh Markham appeared first on Jane Atkinson. We are excited to have with us, Lori Pugh Markham from Meeting Planners International. How do you find speakers?

How to Get Noticed by Meeting Planners with Lori Pugh Marcum

Speaker Launcher

On this episode of the Wealthy Speaker Podcast we are talking with Lori Pugh Marcum about what it takes to catch the eye of meeting planners. We are excited to have with us, Lori Pugh Marcum from Meeting Planners International. How do you find speakers?

How to Really Craft Audience-Centric Presentations

Duarte Blog

There’s a saying, “people don’t care what you know until they know how much you care.”. That’s excellent life-advice, and it can also help you when you’re trying to write an audience-centric presentation. care”) you can give people information that truly matters to them.

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Snap Offers Instagram Advertisers Free Ad Space (another aggressive move against Facebook)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Snap has been making fast progress on the learning curve for how to become a big-time player in social.    Yes, it has figured out how to make money.  " To take advantage of this offer, advertisers go to the Snap online application.

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How to be an Outstanding Communicator

Manner of Speaking

He is a regular contributor to the Guardian’s Mind Your Language blog and has appeared on BBC Radio 4’s Word of Mouth. Through his company, CreativityWorks , Martin has worked with an impressive host of companies and organizations to help their people significantly improve their public speaking and presentation skills. I read the article below on Martin’s blog (which I am happy to have on my Blogroll) several months ago. Today’s post is from Martin Shovel.

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How to Develop an Effective Lead Generation Strategy

SlideModel

Most people need time to shop around and make up their mind, especially in the B2B niche. They have already moved to the bottom half of your sales funnel, and care to know more about your line of business. How to Create a Winning Lead Generation Strategy.

How to communicate social issues through art and parody

The Speaker Point

April 12, 2011 Posts Comments The Speaker Point Helping you master public speaking and communication skills Home Delivery Speech Analysis Making Money Preparation Reviews About How to communicate social issues through art and parody April 1, 2011 By Alex Cequea View Comments I’m using the term “art” very broadly here, because there’s really no other way to categorize these beautiful acts of self and collective expression. I can’t believe I forgot to mention them.

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Beware the false dilemma! How to pivot away from an either-or question…

More than PowerPoint...

Why would anyone need to go to college when they could just take online classes? Media outlets that depend on advertising dollars often like to post false dilemma questions like these. Often, the intent is not to inform or educate. Consider these four questions.

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Presenting Business Diagrams: How to Deliver a Strong, Positive Impact

SlideModel

For a narrative to attract a positive response, it must first be understood by the people it means to persuade. That means everyone involved in the business needs to clearly articulate their part in the story: HR managers need to establish pride in the company culture. Decision makers need to clarify the processes and strategies the company should adopt to deliver high performance. Marketers need to tell moving stories that draw customers to the brand.

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THE Executive Speech Coach, Great Advertising, Best Copywriter

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

Gene Schwartz was one of the greatest advertising writers who ever lived. " 2-How-to headlines. Example: "How to Make Anybody Like You!" " 7-Reference to a foreign or exotic location. " Note: once Schwartz found a formula that worked, he would adapt it to many other ads for many different products. Bob Bly is one of country's best copywriters. This is from his newsletter.

How to find ‘corporate’ freelance writing gigs

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

If you want to write for newspapers and magazines, the query letter is the best way to get started (see video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uCt1I20Bdyc But when it comes to landing ‘corporate’ (business or non-profit) writing gigs, it’s a whole other matter… Why is it that many of us find sales and marketing difficult to do? Once you accept that you are in business, it’s easier to apply marketing tools to your freelance business.

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Guest Blog: Lessons from Suze Orman – How to Influence and Connect

DeFinis Communications

Our publishing model was designed to support the independent author and to make it possible for writers to retain the rights to their work and still compete with the major publishing houses. But not to Suze Orman. And her path to platform success is worthy of study.

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How to Start Speaking at Events | chrisbrogan.com

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

chrisbrogan.com Home About Speaking Rockstars Newsletters Contact Best Of How to Start Speaking at Events December 8, 2008 · Comments One day, I wasn’t a speaker at conferences, and then I was. Some day, I hope to be a really well-paid speaker.

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How to Create A Branded Presence For Your Products and Services in the Media: Inside Communications with Mike Bako

TJ Walker Interactive

Peter Himler sat down with host Mike Bako to share all things PR including how the new communications landscape has not changed his clients’ overriding goal: to create a positive, branded presence for their products, services and POVs in the media. What has changed are the means to this end, which now encompasses not just [.]. advertising Analysis News public relations Social Media Video inside communications mike bako peter himler

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How to Create A Branded Presence For Your Products and Services in the Media: Inside Communications with Mike Bako

TJ Walker Interactive

Peter Himler sat down with host Mike Bako to share all things PR including how the new communications landscape has not changed his clients’ overriding goal: to create a positive, branded presence for their products, services and POVs in the media. What has changed are the means to this end, which now encompasses not just [.]. advertising Analysis News public relations Social Media Video inside communications mike bako peter himler

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How to Give a Great Talk

Pivotal Public Speaking

For instance, you’ll often see financial seminars advertised in your local newspaper. The ads invite you to come for a lunch or evening seminar … typically just an hour or two … on a topic like estate planning, retirement planning, or mutual fund investing. So how do they make money? One of the ways you can market your product or service is through public speaking. .

Make a Presentation Like Al Gore - Wired How-To Wiki

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Since its release, the movie has strengthened the world-wide movement to prevent global warming, won two academy awards and helped Gore win a Nobel Peace Prize in 2007. The movie is also an example of how effective a slide show presentation can be. How to detect Lie when someone speaks?

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How to Present While People are Twittering | Pistachio

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WEBINARS Advanced Webinars 23 Feb How to Present While People are Twittering Posted by Tamar Weinberg > This is a guest post from esteemed presentations and speaking expert Olivia Mitchell. People used to whisper to each other or pass hand-scribbled notes during presentations.

5 Questions to ask before you start to write your non-fiction book

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

A friend of mine told me he was starting to write a non-fiction book. I don’t need to answer the W5.”. I suggested that he take a look at the W5, from the perspective of thinking about and planning his book, before he started to write. So tell me how to answer the W5 before I start my book.”. How is a good point,” I said. “It It wouldn’t hurt to add hoW to the mix and make it the W6.”. The next question to ask is what.

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How to Change the World: The 10/20/30 Rule of PowerPoint

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How to Change the World A practical blog for impractical people. « Thus, I’ve worked to limit control all these factors. As a venture capitalist, I have to listen to hundreds of entrepreneurs pitch their companies. Most of these pitches are crap: sixty slides about a “patent pending,” “first mover advantage,” “all we have to do is get 1% of the people in China to buy our product” startup.

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How do you communicate with someone you disagree with?

Dahle Communication

" Well, since he doesn't have a comments page to discuss what we would call it, I figured I would post about it here and if anyone wants to add to the discussion they are more than welcome. " Evidence of this can be seen every single day if you watch any type of news commentary, read blog posts on politics or marketing or listen to AM talk radio. If I disagree with someone, I don't delve into name calling and trying to degrade them.

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From Creative Process to Global Politics: Insights from SXSW Interactive

Duarte Blog

For the first (and definitely not last) time, Duarte sent a small team to SXSW Interactive. We came back to work with new insights and renewed enthusiasm. We still have plenty to process, but here are some of the highlights. This approach makes it easy for him to get started.

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How to get zero cost publicity for your business

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

Whether you want to make more sales or get an offer on television, you can broaden the scope of your clients by free publicity. You dont have to climb a flagpole or hire a dancing bear to get attention. How are you presently getting customers?

Charli Jane Speaker Services - how to create a media kit

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Whether you send your media kit via email in PDF format or whether you decide to print and post it, it should be packaged neatly with a cover / folder bearing your organizations logo. 14 ways to make money when speaking for free! ► Discover how to make money.

Charli Jane Speaker Services - how to define your niche

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This is one of the hardest things speakers have to do - defining their niche, and in most cases, it can stop them dead in their tracks. Inexperienced speakers have a tendency to generalize themselves and that wont lead to those successful paid speaking engagements.

7 Speaking Trends -- How to Make a Powerful Presentation

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If you give them what they need to know in a way they can quickly understand and apply, theyll love you. Get to the heart of the matter in as few words as possible. Say what you have to say. Theyre less likely to make a speech, more likely to talk to their audiences.

Charl iJane Speaker Services How to get bookings

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were here to help you! Below is just a handful of tips to help position yourself within the speaking arena and get those speaking engagements booked! You want to narrow your expert niche as much as possible. Your first anecdote or presentation needs to be the most powerful!

How to productively build your personal brand for speakers

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To ensure you are productively building your brand, here are some ideas to help you: Be memorable  dont be like everyone else. Find a way to help you stand out amongst the crowd. A way to do this is to conduct a self-audit. Keep it up to date.

Articles you should have read

Dahle Communication

Instead of delving into something new today, I wanted to highlight some of the great posts and articles that I have found over the past couple of weeks that I felt needed to be discussed more. With so many posts out there, it is sometimes hard to find the good articles and a lot of times someone will post a great blog and for whatever reason, it is just missed. They wanted people at the expo to be able to answer questions without having to shout out the answers.

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How to Successfully Moderate a Conference Panel, A Comprehensive Guide " Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

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38 mins ago « Weekly Digest of the Social Networking Space: Jan 30, 2008 Silicon Valley Sightings: San Jose Mercury News » 67 How to Successfully Moderate a Conference Panel, A Comprehensive Guide Categories: Conference Posted on January 30th, 2008 Yesterday, I moderated another panel, ( here’s a review ) and I’m told by the conference organizers it went well. Sadly, the value of most panels are really poor, and this is mostly due to the lack of moderation.

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It's Not What You Say

Professionally Speaking...

Parker, a former vice chairman of the global communications and advertising agency Saatchi & Saatchi London, certainly has a wealth of experience with speeches, presentations and pitches -- making them; evaluating them; coaching others to give them.

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Artificial Intelligence Seems to Be Connecting the Dots

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  But, what I didn't know is that the artificial intelligence (AI) tracking us seems to have the capacity to connect the dots. So, I have to assume that AI has been coded to retrieve as much relevant information about us and then pass that on to advertisers.

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Sales arguments that build presentations

The Presenter's Blog

The best way that I can demonstrate the two routes to achieving this sort of math-magic is by sharing with you the slogan from a TV commercial that I often hear when I’m traveling in the Middle East. Whenever I hear that commercial, I want to vault across my hotel room to change the channel.

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The Power of Podcasts with Doug Sandler

Speaker Launcher

On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast, we are so fortunate to have Doug Sandler join us to help improve your podcast and share some great systems on how to build your audience. On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast, we are so fortunate to have Doug Sandler join us to help improve your podcast and share some great systems on how to build your audience. How I got into the business of podcasting.

Using Alexa Flash Briefings to Boost Your Speaking Business with Jeff Smith

Speaker Launcher

Jeff Smith aka The Alexa Guy is with us to explain what Alexa Flash Briefings are and how to make them work for you and grow your speaking business. Jeff Smith creates Alexa skills for companies, entrepreneurs, coaches and speakers to help them engage with their followers on a daily basis. The post Using Alexa Flash Briefings to Boost Your Speaking Business with Jeff Smith appeared first on Jane Atkinson. How to get started. 1-call to action. *

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Verizon Media Group - About 800 to Lose Jobs

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For example, its dream of deriving big-time revenues from digital advertising was just that - a dream.  Meanwhile, 800 in various functions in media have to scramble to find jobs or enough contract assignments to make ends meet.

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English Majors - It's Come to This

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Yet, BookRags.com offers seeming peanuts ($400 to $450) for putting together study guides for literature. So, it's come to this for English majors. The good news is that iGens seem to be wiser than we had been in opting to invest four years studying literature. 

2019 56

Disney Deal Closes Today, Lachlan Murdoch Era Kicks Off at Fox (and it could end with the sale of the network)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And, according to Gabriel Sherman's analysis in Vanity Fair , that means the Lachlan Murdoch era hicks off at Fox News. It could be too small a business entity to operate as a stand-alone.  That was to be a whole other story which precipitated the end of Ailes.

2019 56

Listen Up, FBI - Many College Students Are "Customers" of Term Paper Research/Ghostwriting Services

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The more common area of paying to play is researching and ghostwriting (including inserting footnotes) term papers, essays, and even supposed creative writing exercises. This service, advertising for academic writers on the Boston part of Craigslist help-wanted, may be among them.

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Interview: Kathy Stershic, Tech Policy Freelancer

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

She provides senior-level business and communications consulting expertise to executives at leading-edge organizations, and is especially known for bringing focus and alignment to complex environments. Kathy Stershic is Principal Consultant of Dialog Research & Communications.

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Media in 2018 - 15,474 Jobs Cut (implications for public relations agencies)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The media can't catch up to how technology, consumer preferences, and politics keep changing its business.    Consequently, to survive, in 2018, it cut 15,474 jobs (source: Challenger, Gray & Christmas).

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What is a Business Model Canvas?

SlideModel

Based on the work of Alexander Osterwalder, a Business Model Canvas , or BMC for short, is a diagram used to visualize a business model; it allows structured organization and a quick method of evaluation and reflection on the effectiveness of a Business Models. How is it displayed?

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