Arkansas Fires Football Coach

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Arkansas, You Got a Problem - Contact Julie Roehm

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Tip to Wal-Mart: Arkansas, you got a problem.  We weren't the only ones who knew that Wal-Mart was going to face serious challenges  once the economy picked up, even a little.    After all its ambiance is non-Experience Economy.    Three cheers for Target.    Our heart breaks for the employees who, we have learned from the proliferation of lawsuits, allegedly are treated poorly.    Items are often out-of-stock. 

Cloudy, With Lots of Green - There's No Place Like Home

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

I got caught in the highway traffic jams from hell in Arkansas. My journey from Tucson, Arizona to my new home in Ohio near the Pennsylvania border was, well, to use that cliché, the perfect storm. For example, I left my laptop and attache case at a Motel 6.

2016 56

The Judge and "the boys" - A Sad Tale of Corruption

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Eastern District of Arkansas Judge Kristine G. Baker, one might put it, "threw the book" at former judge O. Joseph Boekmann, Jr. He had been district judge for the First Judicial Circuit of AK. Although the prosecution sought a bit over 3 years, she sentenced him to 5.

2018 52

Monicagate - Harvey Weinstein a Donor to Bill Clinton's Legal Defense Fund

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In 1998, Bill Clinton's pal from Arkansas started a Legal Defense Fund for him. In terms of sex scandals, the Monica Lewinsky one seems so 20th century. Which it was. 

2017 52

The End of Human-to-Human Communications

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

in Arkansas.  Research by LinkAKC found that more than 80% of us humans depend on our dogs for our mental health needs.    And, in this era of extreme narcissism when we need someone, anyone to listen, more than 80% turn to our dogs. Here is the coverage of that survey.

2018 52

Commencement speeches

Joan Detz Speaker Services

Bronner, published by August House, Little Rock, Arkansas). . I’ve received several inquiries about reference materials for commencement speeches. . Looking for interesting trivia about colleges/universities? Nothing beats PILED HIGHER AND DEEPER: THE FOLKLORE OF CAMPUS LIFE (written by Simon J. This book provides outstanding references, plus a detailed index. .

Mixed in with the Snow, Some White Witchcraft

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Everything had gone wrong, ranging from having to drive back two hours to the hotel to retrieve the laptop and attache case I had left behind (they called me) to a flat tire at 10 PM on a highway in Arkansas. Seven white candles. Olive oil rubbed on them. Seven deep breaths.

2016 60

Talk - Listen for Emotional Content

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That included a flat in Arkansas at 10 P.M. From the get-go, we speechwriters know that talk is about communicating with the audience's emotions. During pre-speech research, we ask the sponsoring organization what's in the hearts of the members of audience. What keeps them up at night? 

2016 56

Segregation silenced this valedictorian: Mary French's inspiring speech, 42 years late

The Eloquent Woman

Kevin O'Neal of The Indianapolis Star reported a remarkable story today about special education teacher Mary French, who got to give her high school valedictorian speech.this week, 42 years after her graduation from Arkansas's Foreman High School.

Stamford, CT Fatal Christmas Fire: A year later

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Now, from the "Today" show and THE NEW YORK POST we learn that the mother Madonna Badger, who had survived the Stamford fire, has moved to Little Rock, Arkansas

Women in the U.S. Senate. 17 Strong…and Hopefully Growing

DeFinis Communications

It wasn’t until 1932 that a female graced the senate floor again, when Hattie Caraway of Arkansas became the first woman to win election to the Senate. Many bloggers (including myself) often lament the dismal number of women in corporate executive leadership positions.

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Buddha and Cleveland Clinic Branding

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That included in the car while driving (on my cross country trip from Tucson, Arizona to Austintown, Ohio, when I got in a huge traffic jam in Arkansas I kept repeating the mantra: Setback. Mindfulness  has been encouraged for stressed professionals.

What America Reads…

Matt Eventoff

47 – Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 180,314 269,879. 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. . Marshall McLuhan is famous for stating “the medium is the message&# and with the introduction of a newer medium (online, web) there is constant debate as to its effect on older mediums (print, broadcast).

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Mamas, Don't Let Your Daughters Go To Bentonville

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Marketing powerhouse Julie Roehm arrived  at Bentonville, Arkansas with the 21st century equivalent of the counterculture flowers-in-her-hair.    She was hired by Wal-Mart to make it more competitive against emerging usptarts like Target.    Roehm was different, at least for Bentonville and Wal-Mart.    She had to be to turn around its prosaic branding. 

Famous Speech Friday: Michelle Obama's "Enough is Enough"

The Eloquent Woman

Well, Hillary has been a lawyer, a law professor, First Lady of Arkansas, First Lady of the United States, a U.S. This is the speech I've been waiting for, in more ways than one.

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