Jay Roach's Movie on Downfall of Roger Ailes - Bob Dilenschneider Not Featured in Hillary Busis' Vanity Fair Promo

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The trouble was this: That bio had been published a year earlier. Outsized media genius Roger Ailes will live on among the ambitious and creative. Like film-maker Jay Roach they will find material in Ailes rise and fall to create or enhance their own Brandnames.

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Facial Attraction

The Communication Blog

The basic finding is that women who are in their fertile period prefer masculine facial features (George Clooney, rather than Pee Wee Herman--examples from Steven Gangestad, the author of the study). 10.16.2010 Facial Attraction Heres an interesting article on facial attraction that is likely to stimulate some interesting class discussion.

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How to Expand and Grow Your Brand with Cheryl Cran

Speaker Launcher

Listen to the podcast below: Highlights you won’t want to miss: * How to craft a succinct bio. In order to create a successful company, you need to invest the time and effort to make (and keep) yourself known.

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A most inspiring TED Talk: Dr. Hugh Herr

Presentation Zen

When his talk was finished, I thought this was just the kind of thing that should be featured on TED. Links • Bionxmed.co • Biomechatronics at MIT • Dr. Hugh Herr's bio page at MIT

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15 ways I use @evernote for public speaking & coaching speakers

The Eloquent Woman

Here are 15 ways I''m using Evernote for public speaking and coaching speakers: Special shared notebooks for my coaching clients and my blog: One of my favorite features of Evernote is the ability to create a notebook, fill it with material and share it with my coaching clients.

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How to Give A Compelling Interview Presentation: Tips, Examples and Topic Ideas

SlideModel

Most interview presentation templates feature the next slides: Opening Slide. Quick Bio/Personal Summary. Backup your statements with facts. Interview presentations have now become the new norm for most industries.

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Smart self-promotion: 6 must-haves on your speaker page

The Eloquent Woman

Here are my priorities for your speaker page: Video of yourself speaking before a live audience: I don't care whether this is video from your friend's iPhone, or professionally shot video, but such a video (or several) should be prominently featured. A featured speaker?

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Job Interview Is Going Badly - 5 Ways to Try to Turn It Around

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

You can take the risk of shifting the direction of the conversation to feature your strengths. The interviewer's bio indicates she had worked three years in Barcelona, Spain. Seasoned job hunters  know a job interview is derailing. The interviewer phases out, for example.

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Famous Speech Friday: Viola Davis's Golden Globes Meryl Streep intro

The Eloquent Woman

Make it personal: If you are just reading a prepared bio, you're doing it wrong. This speech is Davis's fifth entry in The Eloquent Woman Index of Famous Speeches by Women , making her one of our most-featured speakers.

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"So you liked my talk? Now what?" 8 ways to make the most of a speaking gig

The Eloquent Woman

And I''d love to come back--perhaps as a featured speaker next time," is one way to say that. Update your speaker bio or page: You should have a short biography and a section of your website or blog or LinkedIn profile that includes your speaking experience.

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From NASCAR slides to "Any questions?": 8 kinds of slides to delete right now

The Eloquent Woman

Your bio: Make the introducer do her job and leave it out of your deck. Expressing your points in logos does not actually make them clearer, and loading ALL the logos on one slide doesn''t actually feature your partners.

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From the vault: 7 paths to success for panelists

The Eloquent Woman

Provide your introduction and a bio for the program: I''m a big fan of taking charge of your introduction , but never more so than when you''re on a panel. (Editor''s note: Since this post appeared in 2009 , my own views on panels have shifted quite a bit.

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10 Books for the 21st-Century Presenter, Storyteller

Presentation Zen

6) Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead by Brene Brown I love Brené Brown''s work and I have featured her presentations a few times over the years such as here and here.

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Query letter: how to sell your article ideas to editors

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

As you pitch different publications or companies in different sectors (for corporate work), adjust your bio to reflect your strengths in relation to the article idea, the type of publication, or the company you are pitching… Here is a query letter template: Person’s Name. Would you be interested in a feature story on the healthy habit of eating an apple a day?

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Volunteers, Charities and NPOs Get a Break on Public Speaking Skills

Executive Speech Coach

Volunteers, executives and staff of NPOs are invited to attend this free Presentation Skills Clinic sponsored by Bay Gardens and featuring local presentation skills expert, George Torok. What’s the difference between a speaker’s bio and an introduction?

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e-books

The Communication Blog

This week, I held my first Amazon Kindle digital book reader -- and was pleasantly surprised with some of the educational features, like the note-taking capability and built-in dictionary. 8.17.2009 e-books An article published in the New York Times , “Moving into a digital future, where textbooks are history,&# discussed the changes taking place in education, specifically the move from written textbook to e-books.

The Communication Blog: Communication Strategies: Confront Your.

The Communication Blog

Are programs that feature gay characters a step forward or a step in the wrong direction? 1.10.2011 Communication Strategies: Confront Your Stereotypes Originally, the word stereotype was a printing term that referred to the plate that printed the same image over and over. A sociological or psychological stereotype is a fixed impression of a group of people.

Simplicity, complexity, and the wagasa

Presentation Zen

Read Nishibori Kotaro's short bio. These are fantastic; a few of the rooms will feature these in our new house in Nara). I think of complexity and simplicity not as opposites, but as ideas that have a harmonious relationship.

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Public Speaking: Spread Your Content

Great Public Speaking

You generally don't get paid for the articles (it's possible you could), but you get paid by your bio line and link back to your website. Offer your credentials and sample articles and you just might be their next featured columnist. The business model for a content website is that the site owners gather as much content as they can on a particular topic. They then try to attract as many people as possible who are interested in that topic.

practices for panelists: 7 paths to success

The Eloquent Woman

Provide your introduction and a bio for the program: I'm a big fan of taking charge of your introduction , but never more so than when you're on a panel. Speaking as part of a panel is a great opportunity to speak without the full responsibility for holding an audience's attention.a

top women speakers? Aimee Mullins

The Eloquent Woman

From her bio: She learned to walk on prosthetics, then to run -- competing at the national and international level as a champion sprinter, and setting world records at the 1996 Paralympics in Atlanta. Mullins tackles it, and so do the commenters on this TED page featuring her speech.

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Public Speaking : SPREAD YOUR CONTENT

Great Public Speaking

You generally don't get paid for the articles (it's possible you could), but you get paid by your bio line and link back to your website. Offer your credentials and sample articles and you just might be their next featured columnist. The business model for a content website is that the site owners gather as much content as they can on a particular topic. They then try to attract as many people as possible who are interested in that topic.

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Esteem and the Media

The Communication Blog

But, this type of show draws incompetence in such broad strokes that it can never be taken as real, unlike the shows that feature competence. 6.19.2010 Relationship and Work Esteem In my attempt to integrate media literacy into my communication textbooks, Ive been working on the ways in which the media influences our view of interpersonal relationships (close relationships and workplace relationships). Here is an initial formulation of just one aspect of this influence.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 21, 2013: School Funding Formula Press Event on Monday 9/23 at 11:30 am Capitol Rotunda

Speaking Of...

Featuring Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Danielson, Dr. Todd Whitaker, Will Richardson & David Andrews, Esq. On Sunday and Monday, our features include keynote presentations by Chris Lehmann and ASCD Author Dr. Connie Moss, as well as numerous breakout sessions on PA’s most timely topics. Details on each candidate, including bios, statements, photos and video are online at [link].

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 20, 2013: If you are involved with policy regarding charter schools you need to read SRC member Joseph Dworetsky’s lucid analysis of their financial impact on school districts (and taxpayers).

Speaking Of...

Featuring Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Danielson, Dr. Todd Whitaker, Will Richardson & David Andrews, Esq. On Sunday and Monday, our features include keynote presentations by Chris Lehmann and ASCD Author Dr. Connie Moss, as well as numerous breakout sessions on PA’s most timely topics. Details on each candidate, including bios, statements, photos and video are online at [link].

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 5, 2013: School Funding shouldn't depend upon how powerful your legislator is – Join us in Harrisburg Sept. 23rd

Speaking Of...

But so long as the very FACTS that guide the discussions are drawn from the Gates Foundation, and Gates grant recipients are the chief experts featured, we do not have a true dialogue, a real debate about the future of education in America. Details on each candidate, including bios, statements, photos and video are online at [link]. Featuring Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Danielson, Dr. Todd Whitaker, Will Richardson & David Andrews, Esq.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 4, 2013: PA One of Only Three States Without an Education Funding Formula – Join us in Harrisburg Sept. 23rd

Speaking Of...

Superintendent Gregory Shannon and other dignitaries gathered in the high school courtyard to greet students at what they say is a transformed school, featuring small learning communities, such as an honors academy, an in-school cyber-learning program and a ninth grade academy. Details on each candidate, including bios, statements, photos and video are online at [link]. Featuring Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Danielson, Dr. Todd Whitaker, Will Richardson & David Andrews, Esq.

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Executive Speech Coach - Business Presentations: Sales & Marketing.

Executive Speech Coach

You might think that Sales & Marketing Executives would grasp the difference between benefits and features. What’s the difference between a speaker’s bio and an introduction? Many people don’t realize the difference and often say bio when they mean introduction. Wrong introduction - but you still smile ► January (5) What’s the difference between a speaker’s bio and.

Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 18, 2013: Pew Poll: With education cuts Philly is eating its own young. "Gov. Corbett's main focus is to ensure that students in the district have access to the best education possible," said Timothy Eller, a spokesman for the state Education Department.

Speaking Of...

18 th , 2013 Featuring Morris Dees and honoring education advocates Barbara Minzenberg and the Philadelphia Student Union. Featuring Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Danielson, Dr. Todd Whitaker, Will Richardson & David Andrews, Esq. On Sunday and Monday, our features include keynote presentations by Chris Lehmann and ASCD Author Dr. Connie Moss, as well as numerous breakout sessions on PA’s most timely topics.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 17, 2013: “Anyone want to see the “crisis in American education”? Come see how the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is denying a thorough and efficient education to the children of Pittsburgh.”

Speaking Of...

18 th , 2013 Featuring Morris Dees and honoring education advocates Barbara Minzenberg and the Philadelphia Student Union. Details on each candidate, including bios, statements, photos and video are online at [link]. Featuring Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Danielson, Dr. Todd Whitaker, Will Richardson & David Andrews, Esq.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 16, 2013: Since 1991-92 there has been no set formula for providing funds for PA schools. 65% of all funds now distributed in this school year are based on statistics from the 1989-90 school year.

Speaking Of...

18 th , 2013 Featuring Morris Dees and honoring education advocates Barbara Minzenberg and the Philadelphia Student Union. Details on each candidate, including bios, statements, photos and video are online at [link]. Featuring Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Danielson, Dr. Todd Whitaker, Will Richardson & David Andrews, Esq.

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Sales & Marketing Executives versus 12-year-olds

Executive Speech Coach

You might think that Sales & Marketing Executives would grasp the difference between benefits and features. What’s the difference between a speaker’s bio and an introduction? Many people don’t realize the difference and often say bio when they mean introduction. Wrong introduction - but you still smile ► January (5) What’s the difference between a speaker’s bio and.

Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 14, 2013: It’s not just the Basic Education Subsidy. There was almost $227 million in the PA budget’s Charter Reimbursement line before it was zeroed out. Zero, zip, zilch….

Speaking Of...

18 th , 2013 Featuring Morris Dees and honoring education advocates Barbara Minzenberg and the Philadelphia Student Union. Details on each candidate, including bios, statements, photos and video are online at [link]. Featuring Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Danielson, Dr. Todd Whitaker, Will Richardson & David Andrews, Esq.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 3, 2013: “Philadelphia, Mississippi: 1963 Black children not allowed in libraries -- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: 2013 No school libraries”

Speaking Of...

Philip Randolph’s bio with notation that high school in Philadelphia named for him has no library. More information on the overall governance changes can be found in the February 2013 issue of the PSBA Bulletin : [link] Electing PSBA Officers: 2014 PSBA Slate of Candidates Details on each candidate, including bios, statements, photos and video are online now PSBA Website Posted 8/5/2013 The 2014 PSBA Slate of Candidates is being officially published to the members of the association.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 11, 2013: Teaching? Piece of cake. Everybody knows you can pick that up in just five weeks….

Speaking Of...

The South Philadelphia school, hit with large class sizes, was featured in an Inquirer article Tuesday on how Kaplan and teachers grappled with those classes, including one with 26 first graders. Their one positive feature is that they make a lot of money for investors. 18 th , 2013 Featuring Morris Dees and honoring education advocates Barbara Minzenberg and the Philadelphia Student Union.

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what does it take to get on the program?

The Eloquent Woman

What does it take for a conference to feature more women speakers on the program? To make sure they know you're available and willing, promote that on your website, in your bio, and certainly whenever you're networking, both online and in person.

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Writing services you can offer corporate clients

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Film companies often seek funding from Telefilm Canada and other government agencies that fund feature films in Canada. Corporate histories, company profiles, and executive bio/profiles : Written for websites, brochures, annual reports, shareholder, or investor videos, these are generally handled by corporate communications and are often contracted out. Writing services you can offer corporate clients.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 25, 2013: Ed Policy Roundup Hiatus

Speaking Of...

Featuring Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Danielson, Dr. Todd Whitaker, Will Richardson & David Andrews, Esq. On Sunday and Monday, our features include keynote presentations by Chris Lehmann and ASCD Author Dr. Connie Moss, as well as numerous breakout sessions on PA’s most timely topics. Details on each candidate, including bios, statements, photos and video are online at [link].

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 24, 2013: Education advocates demand equitable school funding formula

Speaking Of...

Featuring Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Danielson, Dr. Todd Whitaker, Will Richardson & David Andrews, Esq. On Sunday and Monday, our features include keynote presentations by Chris Lehmann and ASCD Author Dr. Connie Moss, as well as numerous breakout sessions on PA’s most timely topics. Details on each candidate, including bios, statements, photos and video are online at [link].

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 23, 2013: With lawmakers returning, it's time to stand up for public education

Speaking Of...

Featuring Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Danielson, Dr. Todd Whitaker, Will Richardson & David Andrews, Esq. On Sunday and Monday, our features include keynote presentations by Chris Lehmann and ASCD Author Dr. Connie Moss, as well as numerous breakout sessions on PA’s most timely topics. Details on each candidate, including bios, statements, photos and video are online at [link].

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 10, 2013: Supt. Hite: “We cannot allow the city, the state, the School District, or anybody else to think that this is normal”

Speaking Of...

18 th , 2013 Featuring Morris Dees and honoring education advocates Barbara Minzenberg and the Philadelphia Student Union. Details on each candidate, including bios, statements, photos and video are online at [link]. Featuring Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Danielson, Dr. Todd Whitaker, Will Richardson & David Andrews, Esq.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 9, 2013: Yinzercation: How to Read the PSSA Report

Speaking Of...

18 th , 2013 Featuring Morris Dees and honoring education advocates Barbara Minzenberg and the Philadelphia Student Union. Details on each candidate, including bios, statements, photos and video are online at [link]. Featuring Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Danielson, Dr. Todd Whitaker, Will Richardson & David Andrews, Esq.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 8, 2013: Where’s the accountability for state and local elected officials responsible for providing a constitutionally mandated “thorough and efficient” education for 134,000 Philly students?

Speaking Of...

18 th , 2013 Featuring Morris Dees and honoring education advocates Barbara Minzenberg and the Philadelphia Student Union. Details on each candidate, including bios, statements, photos and video are online at [link]. Featuring Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Danielson, Dr. Todd Whitaker, Will Richardson & David Andrews, Esq.

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