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). 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).

Drudge Report - America Wants Strong Leadership, Exit Polls Show

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There is a neutral photo of Hillary and a headline that Americans want strong leadership. However, what leadership is has always been ambiguous. Meanwhile, America and the world wait to find out "what" we are getting into for the next four years.

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Thought Leadership - Remember America Not Founded By "Downton Abbey" Aristocracy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's part of America's ethos of anti-intellectualism. Media coverage of negative developments tends to include the academic pedigree of those involved.

2015 60

Leadership: TX Gov Rick Perry Could Provide What America Needs

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It was after 9/11 that New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani did a 180 into his best leadership self. As the TX economy gets battered so could that of the rest of the America. His words, facial expressions, and body language gave not only The City hope but also the nation and the world.

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Leadership Communications - Leveraging Baby Charlotte

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's all ears about Hillary Clinton's vision for the future of America. It falls on deaf ears and glazed-over eyes to talk about the America the next generation will have to make a living in. Totally compelling is Baby Charlotte's America

Thought Leadership: Beyond The Happy Valley

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

One of those memes which has outlived its relevance is the assumption that life in America is the Happy Valley. "It is our constant difficulty that we want to keep what is pleasant and reject what is unpleasant." " Ayya Khema, "Being Nobody, Going Nowhere."

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Thought Leadership - Tolstoy's Meme Of Happy Families

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Thought leaders, especially during Campaign 2016, can explore that meme and its implications for America's future. Since the dark musings of Sigmund Freud, too many thought leaders have focused on unhappy families. After all, that's where the juicy stuff is for analysis.

2015 56

Leadership Communications - In The Time Of Ebola

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Probably not since The Great Depression are human beings in America so frightened. To America has come The Time of Ebola.   The tone and content of a leadership fireside chat would be candid.

2014 52

America-phile – Life Across the Pond

Pro Humorist

As some of my friends and regular readers know in September 2009 I emigrated to the United States of America to marry my long term American girlfriend. Leadership: According to Toastmasters Advanced Communicator Bronze Interview with 2008 Evaluation Champion. Hello, hey, bonjour, ciao… alright? I can’t believe that it’s been eight months. since I’ve written a post on here. Wowsers. trousers. A LOT has changed!

Thought Leadership Back In Demand - So Are Advanced Academic Degrees

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For both solutions and comfort societies are again seeking out thought leadership. In the late 1970s, Corporate America and think tanks were recruiting those of us who had done doctoral studies. Yeats captured it well: The centre cannot hold.

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Language Of Leadership - 4 Platitudes Never To Use in 2014

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, leadership has to avoid the usual platitudes.   That meme may never really resonate in America. Well, 2014 is turning out not to be the very good year we assumed we deserved. From 9/11 on, we have been struggling with unexpected crisis. We figured we were entitled to a break.

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Thought Leadership Is Glutted - 5 Tips On Getting Attention

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Thought leadership is experiencing the same kind of glut. If you need the minds and hearts of America's Everyman, not GOP leaders, you might have to do course correction. Currently, the fields of writing, lawyering and producing energy are glutted.

2015 56

Thought Leadership - The Persona Of Effortlessness

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That was Corporate America in the late 1970s. Personal - and organizational branding - are returning to a more simple time. Executuves were relaxed. Had one piece of paper on their desks. Listened. And stated, "I need time to think about that." " The new ethos means the end of the professional persona of Being So Busy.    On Amazon.com, the book "Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less" is at number 651. The author is Greg McKeown.

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

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

However - and this is a sign of how far women in America have come - neither was put in the "woman leader" box. Currently, their leadership is in trouble. If Mayer and Holmes fall, the thud won't affect female leadership.

2016 56

FTC Leadership In Play - Maureen Ohlhausen Could Be Out, Joseph Simons In

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Yes, the meme of the Trump Administration is America First. And the policies which eventually are created could harden into protectionism. But, what is more likely is that global trade will continue to be a critical priority in the U.S. economy. 

2017 52

Like Left-Handedness, Introversion Had Been Punished, At Least in America (and, still is)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Yes, being an introvert has gotten to be less of a social sin since so many in tech and the superstars in legal thought leadership are hardly glad-handers.   Takeaway: The freedom to be an open introvert has to become a major rights issue in America.

2017 52

Thought Leadership - Never Underestimate Force Field Created By Babies, Puppies

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Brilliantly, Hillary Clinton has taken on the mantle of America's Grandma. And her first big move through that positioning and packaging has been on the vaccine issue. Of course, GOP's Chris Christies blew that one, in a high-profile, ham-handed way.

2015 56

Leadership - In Yahoo/AOL M&A, Who Will Keep Jobs

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Therefore, if activist shareholder Jeffrey Smith of Starboard Value achieves his goal of having Yahoo acquire AOL, leadership should worry.   America's brand of capitalism currently is focused on enhancing shareholder value.

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President Trump - Will that end the divine right of kings in America

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Sure, America went for a democracy. And soon enough the Adams family, with its political dynasty, created America's version of the divine right of king. It could be a very different America. The leadership of the past will be forgotten.

2016 52

Hillary, Jeb, Jack - Not Death Of Dynasties In America, Only A Pause

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, that could be the end in America of Clinton Inc. But current times will simply represent a pause for dynastic rule in America. What will be the next Dynasty in America in political leadership? Hillary Clinton is losing her lead in the polls to Bernie Sanders.

2016 56

Owen Labrie Saga Continues - Elite Education in America On Trial (makings of a Greek tragedy)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Both the rich and the ordinary will wonder: Are the supposed solid education and the networking opportunities associated with elite prep institutions perilous for the students and for America?   And the leadership at St. That infamous St.

2016 56

Thought Leadership - What About MIT's 4 Suicides This Past Year, 2 This Month

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Thought leadership, from diverse disciplines, has to focus on how to prevent college students from taking their own lives. That's because thought leaders know that success is currently the unofficial religion of America.

2015 56

Hair, height & the Labour leadership contest

Max Atkinson

Reflecting on the Labour leadership contest, I was reminded of something I posted during the US presidential election about the importance of a good head of hair for contemporary politicians - on which basis, there looks like being a dead heat between the male candidates in the competition (above).

Thought Leadership - Tool To Help The Tiger Woods Embrace Reality, Change

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Some took advantage of those opportunities, obtained college degrees, worked for Corporate America or started their own enterprise and became Middle Class or even rich. "Woods isn't good for the game anymore. He isn't good for himself either.

2015 56

Kraft North America Grocery Business: Zen lessons of everything changes

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Today Kraft North America Grocery officially splits from the fast-growing snacks business to be its own company on the stock market.  Kraft North America grocery is a traditional organization in a dog-fight of a marketplace. 

Body Language: What Can You Learn at the Expense of Politicians.

The Shy Speaker's Guide to Succes on Stage

With elections fever all the rage in America right now – this special Body Language Report highlights and interprets some of the messages and mistakes that politicians use and make during their political rallies. Home About Gary Testimonials FREE MATERIALS! NTU PPT TRAINING FILES The Shy Speaker's Guide to Success on Stage Tips & Strategies to Help You Speak Effectively to Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime Stay updated via RSS Get Gary Now!:

Roseanne Barr - Not Following the Usual PR Post-Scandal Drill

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

At least in America. Unlike parts of the UK, America is not a closed system in reputational matters. Coaching, auditing, lecturing, and writing/ghostwriting thought leadership content on ageism. She's back. 

2018 52

Forbes: To Lead, Tell a Story

Executive Speech Coach

through storms that nearly tore the country apart, Washington returned to his own farm, possibly his greatest act of leadership. America drew on the story of the Roman general as we draw on the story of George Washington. leadership speech story telling business presentations effective executive speakingTo Lead, Tell A Story By Christian D'Andrea and Adam Nemett Forbes.com Storytelling has always helped people deal with change.

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Alum: Radio interview

Joan Detz Speaker Services

Pittsburgh-based leadership consultant Tim Hayes will be a guest on “America’s Morning Show” tomorrow (Thursday, June 9) at 7:30 a.m. He’ll be on the air with guest host Glen Meakem talking about leadership communications issues and examples, from current headlines to historic events. . America’s Morning Show” is heard on FM News Talk 104.7

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GOP - Donald Trump Rebranding It as Party of Workers

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A rebranded GOP, with the leadership of a business player like Trump, can kick the extreme liberalism of some factions of the Democratic party to the curve. America could become great again.

2016 56

"Chappaquiddick" - Generates Hunger for Integrity

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Ted inherent weaknesses and the machinery which kept him going could and might generate a primitive hunger in America for integrity. Coaching, auditing, lecturing, and writing/ghostwriting thought leadership content on ageism.

2018 56

Competition for Ideas - That's What Politics Is About, Says John Kasich on "Meet the Press"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Thought leadership is back. Increasingly, we in ghostwriting/scriptwriting are being contacted to research and produce thought-leadership. That's exactly how America might get Universal Basic Income -or guaranteed funding of one's living expenses.

2017 52

"The Restless Wave" - John McCain's memoir #6 on Amazon

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

McCain has become the loudest voice in the conversation about America.    Coaching, auditing, lecturing, and writing/ghostwriting thought leadership content on ageism. As he is dying from brain cancer, John McCain continues to be the man who insists on doing the right thing.

2018 52

Portugal, Ecuador, Costa Rica for Retirement - Look Beyond Sticker Price

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's difficult enough to know how to be safe on streets of the America. In Ecuador, retirees from America can participate in its national health system but that's not an option in many other overseas locations.

2018 52

A public speaking lesson from NORAD

Speak Schmeak

North American Aerospace Defense Command "is a United States and Canada bi-national organization charged with the missions of aerospace warning and aerospace control for North America. Have you heard of NORAD?

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A public speaking lesson from NORAD

Speak Schmeak

North American Aerospace Defense Command "is a United States and Canada bi-national organization charged with the missions of aerospace warning and aerospace control for North America. Have you heard of NORAD?

2011 144

Generational Resentment: No, End-of-Life Care Isn't Big Financial Burden on U.S. Healthcare Bill

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Also, resentment festered because we were the first gen in America to attend college en masse.   Coaching, auditing, lecturing, and writing/ghostwriting thought leadership content on ageism.

2018 52

The Third Presidential Debate 2012. Analysis and Commentary. And Who Won?

The Presenter's Blog

He had shown himself credible as the next CEO of United States of America Inc. BarackObama 's strong and steady leadership on full display tonight. In particular, I thought his response “America has not dictated to other nations. Up till tonight, it was one round each.

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Haran Kumar, 17, Headed for Harvard - Dead, Possibly a Suicide

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Darkness has again fallen on one of America's best and brightest.   Coaching, auditing, lecturing, and writing/ghostwriting thought leadership content on ageism. Haren Kumar, 17, was headed for Harvard in the fall to study computer science and history. That won't happen. Missing since Thursday from his family's home in the St. Louis, Missouri Metro area, Kumar's body was found.    Some suspect suicide.

2018 40

Psychology - Oh, Yeah, Remember How We Used To Cite That Research

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In the 20th century science had become the new religion of America. Coaching, auditing, lecturing, and writing/ghostwriting thought leadership content on ageism. Psychological research has joined the list of institutions we can no longer trust.

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