Guest Blog: The 3 Best Recruiting Automation Tools For 2018

Manner of Speaking

It’s unavoidable these days: stories about how artificial intelligence and automation are poised to transform the economy dominate the news. While AI and automation have been slowly penetrating the recruitment industry during the past decade, they’re set to break through in 2018.

Public Speaking: Automate, Automate, Automate

Great Public Speaking

antion antion antion seminar training presentation skills automation public speaking membership site Tom Antion public speakingPeople comment to me all the time, "Tom, your name shows up everywhere. How do you do it?" Basically I let my fingers do the talking.

Unsubscribe: Ending email bullying is now automated

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Fortunately, there is now an automated way to exit this mess they created for us. Those organizations which obsessively transmit email communications (e.g. several times a day) likely have no idea they are damaging their brandname.

Public Speaking : AUTOMATE, AUTOMATE, AUTOMATE

Great Public Speaking

People comment to me all the time, "Tom, your name shows up everywhere. How do you do it?" Basically I let my fingers do the talking. I learned how to speed things up in my office by using technology. I can think up promotions and distribute them worldwide in a matter of minutes. When you learn how to harness that kind of power it is relatively easy to make your name show up in more and more places.

Famous Speech Friday: Lillian Gilbreth on the human side of automation

The Eloquent Woman

Today, when people are fretting about Amazon putting robots in place of cashiers at Whole Foods, and voice assistants are common productivity tools, we are still using the principles of humanizing automation that were first advanced by psychologist, engineer, and famous mom Lillian Gilbreth.

Working in Media Means No Safe Harbor - 7,770 Jobs Lost in 2019

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Soon enough coders could be put out of the street by the automation of that complex process. Ironically, they are the ones developing the programming for that kind of automation. Glam has turned to glum. There turns out to be no safe harbor when working in media.

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Walmart Steps Up Customer Service with Human Touch

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But, alongside that automation there has emerged a very personal service. Sure, Walmart has installed lots of self-service check-out robots. There you might be standing in a human-kind of check-out line or looking like you might be ready to check out.

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Using 360 Degree Feedback in Your Organization

SlideModel

Automating 360 Degree Feedback. In order to make the 360 degree feedback process more robust there is always room for automation. The question regarding whether or not to automate the 360 degree review mechanism can be difficult to answer.

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The Business of Social - What the Rest of Professional Services Already Knows, Law Firms Still Have to Figure Out

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

They are using automated marketing systems such as Hubspot for managing leads. The 200 law firms analyzed by Good2BSocial have become more aware of the importance of social networks. Surprisingly, many of them are even posting on Instagram.

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How Speakers, Authors and Thought Leaders Can Capture More Leads, Make More Connections and Close More Sales

Succeed Speaking

If you answered “False” to six or more of the statements above, sign up and watch this free video series with strategy after tip after demonstration showing you how to automate the ways you collect leads, connect with them and close each sale.

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[Podcast] What’s New (and working) in Social Media with Chris Tompkins

Speaker Launcher

22:24 To automate or not…that is the question. 23:58 What are good tools for monitoring and automation? Chris Tompkins, social media expert and CEO of the Go! Agency is back to tell us what’s new and working, in social media. Social media changes fast. So fast, in fact, that some of what Chris talked about only a year ago is already out of date. Chris drops by for an updated take on […].

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Microsoft advises of a serious security vulnerability that can be transmitted via embedded fonts

PowerPoint Tips

Read the following pages at Microsoft’s site for an automated Fixit method and a manual, command line method: [link]. As of early November, 2011, Microsoft has provided notification of a serious security vulnerability that are transmitted via TrueType fonts. Office documents can include embedded fonts that automatically install themselves when the document is opened, so PowerPoint, Word and Excel files should be considered risky.

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Create a numbered list with shapes

PowerPoint Tips

Of course, it isn’t nearly as automated as SmartArt, so it requires some fiddling even after you create it, but I think you’ll like it. I recently saw an interesting slide that had a unique numbered list and I thought I’d show you how to create a numbered list with shapes.

Robots - Of Course, You Should Be Territied

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

At Point72, Steve Cohen is overseeing automating the trader's golden gut. Proofreaders will be phased out when more traditionalists accept automated grammar checks. The robot threat really is that bad.

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Do you tell, teach, or train?

PowerPoint Tips

There might be some element of teaching in them — for example, you might want to teach a prospective customer about the need for a social media automation system before you go on to tell them why they should buy yours. What’s the difference between telling, teaching, and training?

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Speaking with integrity

PowerPoint Tips

A few days ago, I bought an expensive product, because it promised to help me promote my products in a new way and with some automation. I thought that the concept was good — and I still do. But once I got the product, I started reading the instructions.

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Systems to Help Scale Your Speaking Business with Taylorr Payne & Austin Grammon

Speaker Launcher

After working with clients of all sizes and partnering with a software company for the speaking industry, he and his business partners identified the desperate need for implementation, optimization, and automation of tools and technology offered in the present day for professional speakers.

Link text to an Excel cell to dynamically update data

PowerPoint Tips

Can you suggest a way to automate the process without having to punch it in a text box every month? Sudeep wrote me, “I need some help to update a slide containing a map with certain districts. I have the monthly sales turnover for these districts.

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GM Korea and Workers Playing Old-Line Game of Chicken

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As a recent article in Th e Atlantic documented, more and more jobs are being eliminated by automation. On the one hand, GM Korea wants reduced labor costs. For two consecutive months sales have been down - significantly. On the other hand, workers want their bonuses.

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Piano Stairs - Why messaging is important

Dahle Communication

Things have become automated for us. If you look at almost any statistic out there, America is not a very healthy nation.

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Inserting icons in PowerPoint 365

PowerPoint Tips

Zoom: Automates the creation of a menu summary slide that uses a zoom animation to link to other slides. If you have PowerPoint 365, by now you should have a major new feature, icons.

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ON THE ART OF FOLLOW-UP

Sandra Schrift - Executive Speech Coach

Use technology – to automate your follow-up process. Have you ever noticed that prospective clients/customers buy whenthey are ready, not when you are ready? So how do you know whento be “in front of them” when they are ready to buy? Rich Sloan of startupnation.com has these suggestions: • Build trust – promptly mail a handwritten note after your meeting. If you set an expectation, meet or exceed it. • Use a variety of mediums – is email marketing viable?Or Or direct mail postcards?

How Models Will Blow Up Manpower Demand in Finance, Maybe Law Too

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Automating trades would consists of feeding in data which would interact with each other. Lawyers thinking about the automation of the traders' golden guts should become anxious about how their own practice areas could be captured in models.

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Deutsche Bank, et al. - Outplacement Providing "Woke" (since 1980s corporate downsizing in America)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Overall, the manpower needs of banking have been transformed by automation. Vivid is the memory of the unique carnage in the legal sector after the 2008 financial crash. Historic was the day Latham cut loose 440, including 190 lawyers.

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Warren Buffett's Timing in Selling Shares of Wells Fargo

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The sector is being disrupted by changing consumers, automation, upstart competition and the need to cut costs. All moves by superinvestor Warren Buffett are closely followed. Therefore, it's big news that he sold a small amount of his shares of distressed Wells Fargo.

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Your Honor, This Robot Is Entirely Innocent of Embezzlement

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Steve Cohen's Point72 Asset Management is focusing on automating the best decision-making for investing. On Abovethelaw.com , lawyer-journalist Kathryn Rubino puts out there a quiz question: What is the oldest Wall Street law firm.

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Why you present

PowerPoint Tips

Automation/animation of slides. I did a survey of my subscribers, asking them 3 questions. I think it’s fascinating to understand the variety of reasons why you present. I received 158 answers.

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Walmart: Not Employer of Future for iGen, or the Over-40

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In The Atlantic , Amy Merrick documents how that large retailer is galloping toward automation and outsourcing functions to companies which use gig workers. The automation part is obvious to anyone who even shops at Walmart infrequently.

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Curation - Human Editors And Algorithms

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  But this isn't the old "automation is taking our jobs" story. Some good news for human editors is that Snapshot, LinkedIn, Instagram, Apple and Twitter have projects requiring curation. You may have already seen help-wanted notices for those or related opportunities.

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Turn a presentation into a report or e-book

PowerPoint Tips

Word makes it fairly easy to automate this process. You might find it valuable to create a report or e-book from a presentation. While you may be familiar with creating handouts, you might want something longer or more structured.

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How to Create Realistic To-Do Lists and Get More Done

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Can I somehow automate this task? Can you automate this task? The to do list debate never gets old. Some swear by their agendas saying that having a to do list is the only thing keeping them sane. Others shrug and state that listing up a bunch of tasks never helps them get more done.

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[Podcast] Boost Your Speaker Bookings with Social Media with Erin Gargan

Speaker Launcher

How automation can prevent you from building relationships. * As a professional speaker, you likely have a presence on social media, whether it is Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or something else. I mean, for years the experts have been telling us that we HAVE to be on social so by now, we’ve all jumped on that bandwagon. But is your presence effective? Does it help […].

The Language of Transition - Keywords in Job Search (that's why outplacement coaches use it)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

McKinsey's midpoint scenario for global jobs lost because of automation technologies such as artificial intelligence and robotics is 15% by 2030. The language of transition is what McKinsey uses to describes the future of work around the world.

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Zenefits Gets Tackled in Free Zone in WA

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It would give companies free use of software to automate human resources functions such as health insurance and payroll. As every marketer knows, free is the ultimate incentive to take that Call To Action (CTA).    Offer a free dinner and you will have a full room to hear your presentation on timeshares. Startup Zenefits had been using that well.

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Medical Robots - These Might Be Fired

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The role of robots, be it in medicine or manufacturing, often takes the form of what's called "partial automation." Robots should be as insecure about holding onto their jobs as humans. Particularly vulnerable are robots used in certain types of surgery.

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How to Start Digitizing Your Supply Chain Management

SlideModel

Robotics and automation are seeing the most use cases in warehousing and manufacturing. New technological innovations are disrupting every major business sector, and every business process out there. Supply chain management is no exception.

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Does your speech need Spanx? 5 ways to rein it in.

Speak Schmeak

Hand over the controls to automate the pace. While I'm moving this week, I've invited some of my favorite public speaking and communications bloggers to guest post here on Speak Schmeak. Please enjoy this post by Denise Graveline from her blog, The Eloquent Woman.

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Financial Services & Future of Work - Not Just Low-Value Jobs Being Eliminated

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That line of business could shrink as more processes are performed by some form of artificial intelligence as well as plain-vanilla automation.  "Vikram Pandit, who ran Citigroup Inc.

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Staff RIFs - Legal Sector Following Corporate America Model

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

With automation and outsourcing, staff members are sitting ducks for layoffs in law firms. Cost efficiency is the name of the new game, as the billable hour is being increasingly challenged by clients. In Corporate America that has been happening since the mid 1980s.

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Robert Mercer, Twitter Bots & Politics

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

this] has created fertile ground for such automated shenanigans, like proving our susceptibility to. The Drudge Report headlines with a mastermind and funding source behind Donald Trump's obsession with Twitter - or, more specifically, Twitter bots.

Rewrite, Rewrite, Rewrite

Pro Humorist

My favourite is “ATM Machine” as ATM means Automated Teller Machine, so it’s Automated Teller Machine Machine. You’ve probably heard the expression “great speeches aren’t written, they’re re-written”. It’s a clichéd expression that has been adapted countless times and has previously been used for novels, screenplays, theatre scripts and so on.

Rewrite, Rewrite, Rewrite

Pro Humorist

My favourite is “ATM Machine” as ATM means Automated Teller Machine, so it’s Automated Teller Machine Machine. You’ve probably heard the expression “great speeches aren’t written, they’re re-written”. It’s a clichéd expression that has been adapted countless times and has previously been used for novels, screenplays, theatre scripts and so on.

When to follow up on query letters

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

I sent you a query two weeks ago on what organizations can do to ensure they profit from office automation through taking a planned approach to training. I’m following up on my query on what organizations can do to ensure they profit from office automation. Excerpt from Business of Freelance Writing: How to Develop Article Ideas and Sell Them to Newspapers and Magazines, Conduct Interviews and Write Article Leads. How long should you wait before following up?

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