Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 76)

Manner of Speaking

Booker T. When I have an address to deliver, I like to forget all about the rules for the proper use of the English language, and all about rhetoric and that sort of thing, and I like to make the audience forget all about these things, too.&# — Booker T.

In Celebration of Black History Month: The Legacy of Booker T. Washington

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A race, like an individual, lifts itself up by lifting others up.&# — Booker T. I became reacquainted with the legacy of Booker T. Sarah is an educator and counselor who is also the founder and executive director of the Booker T. I learned that Booker T. Booker T.

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Cory Booker - Can He Rebrand Liberalism?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Because Cory Booker did that he stole the show at the Jeff Sessions' confirmation hearing. For example, Booker made the distinction between law and order and justice. Can voices like Booker's keep Sessions from being confirmed? Never before has a sitting U.S.

Brand Cory Booker: Will it be enhanced with his stress/people-pleasing eating?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There's something downright endearing about a middle-aged man such as Cory Booker whose weight fluctuates.  As the NEW YORK POST reports, Booker does his share of stress-related and people-pleasing eating. Senate Booker has been doing a lot of the latter.

Cory Booker: Theatre will return to U.S. Senate

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Newark, New Jersey mayor Cory Booker knows the value of showmanship.  As POLITICO reports, Booker announced he is running for Frank Lautenberg's seat.    He, for example, demonstrated how hard it is to make it on food stamps by simulating living on them.    The media loved it.    He could return decent theatre back to the U.S. Senate.   The odds are that he will win. 

Cory Booker: Classic challenge of the line between being accessible/transparent and self promoting

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Newark Mayor Cory Booker is known to constituents for his performance art, the most recent piece of it being his simulating the eating budget of someone on food stamps.  As POLITICO explains, Booker is an adept tweeter, with more than a million followers. 

Cory Booker: Watch the greatest show on earth, Dec 4 through Dec 11

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

How much healthy food will Newark mayor and public relations genius Cory Booker be able to afford on his food stamps?    That's an issue he can cover with tweets when he embarks on the greatest show on earth December 4 through December 11. 

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Performance Art: Cory Booker has to make it on $4 a day for meals (warm-up act for run for NJ gov?)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As expected, Newark mayor Cory Booker is getting a lot of attention as he starts his week making it on the budget food stamp recipients have for food.    Also, Booker will have many ancecdotes to tell. 

How to Create an Extraordinarily Effective Speech-Marketing Tool

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Better than "needs no introduction:" Memphis student introduces Obama in wry style

The Eloquent Woman

Now, a student at Booker T. Let's face it: Commencements can be dreary speaking events, full of platitudes and over-long speakers.

Where and How We Wheel Our Digital Shopping Cart.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Recently, it was Democrat Cory Booker who advocated that the U.S. During Campaign 2016, candidate Donald Trump railed against Amazon. The meme was alleged monopoly behavior. And,the promise was antitrust push-back. But, after the win, Trump has had other fish to fry.

NJ Gov Race: No clash of the titans

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  That includes, we now find out from SLATE, Newark mayor Cory Booker. Booker's decision enhances his brand.  In New Jersey, all the cards Chris Christie is holding are good ones.    No smart politico will challenge him as he runs for reelection as governor. 

"Celebrity Candidate" - Voters could push back

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Senate from New Jersey Cory Booker is vulnerable.  But the polls show that his Republic opponent Steve Lonegan is eating into Booker's lead.  When the campaign starts for a full term, Booker might have to dim his celebrity wattage if he wants to win.

The LibDems have a new 3 part list!

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As for the main message about the growth of wind power, I fear that my brother and his wife will not approve - for reasons best known to Christopher Booker

"What Happened" By Hillary Clinton - 53% of Customer Reviewers Give Book 1 Star on Amazon

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Let a thought leader like Cory Booker beam in the spotlight. Hillary Clinton's enemies know how to hurt this aging politico. They are giving her new book "What Happened" only one star on Amazon. That "they" adds up, at least so far, to 53% of customer reviewers.

NJ's Governor Race: Two unique acts

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  If another master performer Newark mayor Cory Booker decides to also run for NJ governor the theatrics could be over the top. In the beginning of next month, Booker will demonstrate how difficult living in poverty is by going on food stamps and living on $5 a day. 

Drudge Report Could Have Tons of Fun with ClintonWorld's Brainy Gang, Including The Hillary.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

They range from Cory Booker to Sheldon Whitehouse. Watchers of  the fading ClintonWorld are reminded that we are dealing with a brainy crowd. They think. They're professorial. They remain intellectual in a populist era. All that is great material for Drudge Report headlines.

Tiger Woods - Ugly Lessons For Public Speakers

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For instance, since they know so much about the conference industry they might become coordinators or bookers. "Tiger Woods hit a new low with the highest score of his career Saturday - an 85 at the Memorial. He was in last place at Muirfield Village."

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Eike Batista: Are we trending back to era of wisdom of low profile?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Senate from New Jersey Cory Booker has been faulted for continually transmitting his high wattage. So, that's what can happen to those with outsized public images!

Wattage: Anyone can have it (DIY - Lesson 1)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Cory Booker.  That's a guy with wattage. And that's what's helping make his election to the U.S. Senate his to lose.  But, anyone can have wattage.  And anyone can put this on the grid for themselves. Here is Lesson 1. Listen.

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Why are there so many novels and histories in the present tense?

Max Atkinson

Here's how the problem was reported in the Telegraph : PHILIP PULLMAN AND PHILIP HENSHER CRITICISE BOOKER PRIZE FOR INCLUDING PRESENT TENSE NOVELS Leading authors have criticised the Man Booker Prize shortlist because half of it is made up of novels written in the present tense.

Simplify: The successful are slouching toward complexity

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Roosevelt, Steve Jobs, and Cory Booker had or have that gift.  You can never dumb down a subject enough.  And if you do that with style and grace you become known as a genius.  Franklin F.

Wattage: Anyone can have it (DIY - Lesson 2)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 That's what Cory Booker has. Personal branding?  So 20th century.  And Selfie is so turned inward.  What gets us what we are going after is Wattage.  And because he does he pulls people toward him.  They could be residents of subsidized housing.

"Nightline" vs. "Leno"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Perhaps the producers, writers and bookers for "Nightline" should make a field trip to Politico's headquarters and analyze this new-media phenomenon. Again "Nightline" will have to defend its space in the late-night lineup of programming.    Leno will be back, as Marisa Guthrie reports , and that constitutes yet another threat to one of the last of high-brow shows. I don't see "Nightline" making it unless it speeds up its metabolism. 

Before Frugal Went Cool

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Politico Cory Booker reinforced his iconoclastic image when he lived for a week on a welfare-type budget. Now even pockets of the wealthy in Manhattan are embracing cheap. Here's the analysis of that emerging trend in the New York Post.

Blogging: Where writers can become rock stars

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The site, owned by Nick Denton, is advertising  a job opening for a booker.  On digital tabloid Abovethelaw.com, head blogger Elie Mystal is always running off to be interviewed on TV, such as Fox News, about some matter related to law.    Blogging as the Wonkette catapulted Ana Marie Cox into as many brandname media jobs as she chose to sample.    She's now a columnist at GQ. 

Debt is "tool for economic advance," Jackson Lears, THE NEW YORK TIMES

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Because of the tabloid's popularity - think the NATIONAL ENQUIRER of the legal profession - bookers put him on talk shows.  Those middle-class rigids who were/are full of condemnation for those of us living in debt have been stunned.    The recovery is taking hold and some of us, in a few good months, have wiped out a lot of that debt.    No wonder the middle class are economically stuck and can't build a platform on which to climb out. 

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What you miss when you mock the role of fairy tales in public speaking

The Eloquent Woman

For thorough discussions of the rule of three in oratory and public speaking, check out a chapter on the rule of three in Christopher Booker's The Seven Basic Plots: Why We Tell Stories , which looks at subtle and overt uses of the rule of three that you may want to borrow in your storytelling.

How to develop a paid public speaking career – V: What you need

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

  Called a one-sheet because it used to be one page, this document has pictures of you looking great, your speaking topics, a brief bio, testimonials, any media hits, a description of your book, and anything else that is relevant for potential bookers to know.  Let’s talk about the marketing materials you need to develop a paid public speaking career.    There are a few essentials:  a DVD, a website, a book, a one-sheet.