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Future Business Leaders of America – California State Leadership Conference

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

I was fortunate to volunteer as a speech contest judge for an impromptu speech contest for High School students held Friday and Saturday as part of the State Leadership Conference of the California Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA). FBLA is the largest and oldest business student organization in the world. Be afraid, be very afraid.

“It’s Halftime in America” — An Analysis

Manner of Speaking

One commercial that caught my attention was Chrysler’s motivational offering entitled “It’s Halftime America” and featuring Clint Eastwood. It’s halftime in America too. Yeah, it’s halftime America and our second half is about to begin. And what’s true about Detroit is true about America.

What America Reads…

Matt Eventoff

I found this post from Brian Solis very interesting – a list of the top media outlets, by circulation, as well as the 25 most popular blogs in America, as compiled by BurrellesLuce. . Thanks to Brian for sharing and to Burrelles Luce for the information. Enjoy perusing the lists. Maybe this blog will make the Top 25 next year).

Fun Friday: Miss America introductions

Speak Schmeak

The Miss America pageant figured out a way to make 53 introductions fun, engaging and quick (just over ten minutes)! Enjoy the short video.

Famous Speech Friday: Kelley Johnson's Miss America speech on nursing

The Eloquent Woman

When it comes to the talent competition at the Miss America pageant, the skills on show run to lots of singing and dancing. Mine was Joe.

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America Won't Let Trumpism Scapegoat Media

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The new Quinnipiac University poll found that 52% trust the media more than they do Donald Trump. The trust level of The Donald is at 37%.

Boy Scouts of America: An American value?

The Presenter's Blog

America has made itself the home of public speaking. The Greeks and Romans might have started the art of oratory, but during the 20th and 21st centuries it was with their MLKs and JFKs, with their Reagans and Obamas, that America championed oratory. To consciously teach someone to repress their identity, is not a value of America.

Pod Save America

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Pod Save America is a lively, irreverent and highly partisan discussion hosted by hosted by Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, Dan Pfeiffer and Tommy Vietor. I’m impressed by the new podcast from the Obama speechwriting team (who suddenly have time on their hands). Podcasts Speechwriting Barack Obama

The Best “San Francisco” Speakers at SXSW

DeFinis Communications

2) Jill Okawa Fletcher ( @JillOinSF )– Virgin America. She currently leads social media strategy at Virgin America.

Famous Speech Friday: Jeane Kirkpatrick's "Blame America First" speech

The Eloquent Woman

But then, they always blame America first. On the face of it, she was an unlikely keynote speaker for the 1984 U.S. And her topic?

Chris Brown's Tantrum at Good Morning America « TJWALKER INTERACTIVE

TJ Walker Interactive

» Chris Brown’s Tantrum at Good Morning America Chris Brown was on Good Morning America with Robin Roberts.

Messy Is Good - Just Look at Success of Chaotic Make America Great Again Campaign

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So many of the tactics which have made Donald Trump's campaign successful relied on creating chaos. And there are plenty. Here you can order it.

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America's Flight into [safe] Fright: Why Halloween has already started

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Already!"   But, she bought it.    That's what's happening a lot these days. 

Mary Tyler Moore, 75 Years Old, Gave America New Heroine Mary Richards

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Mary Richards, career gal, became the new American heroine.    Her job was important to her. 

Prostitutes as Way of Life: From Summit of the Americas to senior citizen housing

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

At the Summit of the Americas there are likely some ticked off prostitutes.    Of course, there are also some ticked off U.S.

Class in America - Founding Fathers Were Snobs

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Well-researched and with a sophisticated tone, the book documents how class-obsessed America has been, right from the get-go. 

October Surprise - America Gets Giddy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Steve Gillmor started out the weekly "Gillmor Gang" with "Welcome to the Trump Administration." Want better results?

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Drudge Report - Israel, UN & America's 2 Presidents

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The phenomenon of America's 2 President could be tarnishing the legacy of the Obama Administration. It's one of support. And every U.S.

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The Oranging of America & Kellyanne Conway

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And straight from the Oranging of America. That assumption of a time-out is so pre-Oranging of America. It's a wonderful treat.

Free Press in America - Already In Play

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And, no, I never considered myself on the front lines of maintaining a free press in America. In 1964, the U.S. Sullivan." Gawker."

Barack Obama Reelection Signals Rise Of New America

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized Barack Obama demographics Politics Reelection republicans Signals Rise Of New America

Small Town America - Circumspect about Going Trump

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That seems to have been the situation in Small Town USA. Since September 1, 2016, I have been living in Austintown, Ohio. Never happened.

Right-Wingers Whine About Oscar Omission for Dinesh D’Souza’s ”2016: Obama’s America’

TJ Walker Interactive

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White in America - Despairing Without a Cause

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Meanwhile being white in America has become a situation of being invisible. "  Mike Stone, AP, June 3, 2016.

Franklin Graham is a Right-Wing, Homophobic, Political Hack Who Hates America

TJ Walker Interactive

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Post-Nice, Saving America's Christmas Season 2016

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's the post-Nice mindset. And it's likely to reduce revenues for all those businesses which depend on that major U.S. And for businesses.

America Pivots to "I'm All Stressed Out"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"I'm all stressed out" has become the verbal shorthand for instructing the world not to dare make small talk with us.

Drudge Report - America Wants Strong Leadership, Exit Polls Show

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Meanwhile, America and the world wait to find out "what" we are getting into for the next four years.

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Pack of Lies Volume One: Debunking the 40 Most Destructive Conservative Myths in America

TJ Walker Interactive

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If 7.4 Percent Was ‘Morning Again in America,’ Why Is 7.8 Not ‘Sunrise?’ Huffpo

TJ Walker Interactive

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Hit Me Again, Sam - Booze & The Profesional Class in America

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Let's cut to the chase. After all, practicing law is a time-consuming function, with not a lot of certainty about one's schedule.

Safety is fun! says Virgin America

Speak Schmeak

Go Virgin America! Download audio here. Here's another very clever way to take something old, predictable and boring and make it fresh again.

Safety is fun! says Virgin America

Speak Schmeak

Go Virgin America! Download audio here. Here's another very clever way to take something old, predictable and boring and make it fresh again.

Jane Pauley, America's Sweetheart, Returns to Regular TV Slot

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Like Mary Tyler Moore aka Mary Richards, Jane Pauley had been America's sweetheart. Many of us sent in gifts. " Here are the details.

Legal Sector - Is It Following Corporate America Business Model of 1980s?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Soon enough, that now-best practice spread throughout Corporate America. Those cuts occurred across the firm's locations.   careers

Make America Great Again - These Brands In Play

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" Soon enough, Jones Day caved but the bump wasn't applied equally to all its locations.   And appearing cartoonish.

Aging in America - Clash of Two Cultures (Over-65 Working/Retired)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Atlantic features how aging is an invisible force changing America. By 2050, about 20% of the population here will be over-65. But not all.

Benjamin Franklin - America's First Public Relations Player

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Overall, Franklin was the most effective ambassador for the emerging America, both domestically and abroad. Order here. It's odd.

Aging in America - Social Distancing

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The bias against the aging is obvious in professional life. In Silicon Valley, you're finished at 39. But there's more to the story.

Third-Party Debate To Be Broadcast By Al Jazeera English, RT America, No Major Cable News Networks

TJ Walker Interactive

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