Retirement Communities - SAGECare Certification and More

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Members of the LGBT community worry about feeling "safe" if and when they relocate to a retirement development. After all, they remember vividly the era in which an alternate sexual orientation was best kept under wraps. 

Cover Letters - Certifications Catch Employers' Eye

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

One form of documentation is certifications. That might be certification in Google AdWords or in a software program. Or it could be certification that we have completed a seminar in marketing and sales. The current economy is hands-on.

New Barack Obama Birth Certificate Discovered by TJ Walker

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized Barack Obama Birth Certificate birther citizenship Discovered

Retirement Communities - SAGECare Certification and More

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Members of the LGBT community worry about feeling "safe" if and when they relocate to a retirement development. After all, they remember vividly the era in which an alternate sexual orientation was best kept under wraps.    In liberal states, SAGECare has been able to certify about 300 retirement facilities as okay for LGBTs to settle in. SAGECare is under the umbrella of LGBT advocacy group SAGE. 

Video Of Barack Obama Being Born In Kenya!

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized Barack Obama Birth Certificate Born Kenya Video

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When Mothers Told Us Baby Boomer Girls To Get Teaching Certificates - No leaning in

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Even the smartest girls in the advanced placement classes at Snyder High School, Jersey City, New Jersey were mandated by mom to "get teaching certificates."  History will never be kind to relationships between mothers and their Baby Boomer daughters. 

The Selling Game: A teaching certificate, yeah sure

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Today, the email comes telling me it will provide the training I need to become a teacher Download Teachertraining.    That's in a marketplace in which all teachers are vulnerable to layoffs and new teachers are the last-in, first out. Should this be made illegal, that is, pitching training which is increasingly unmarketable?    If that happens, the lion's share of those operating law schools will be hauled before a judge. 

How to Help Others Move Beyond Bullet Points

Beyond Bullet Points

BBP for Educators and Trainers Helping Others With BBP & BBP Certification VideosIf you’re aiming to help your boss, your team, your students or anyone else to find their clear and compelling story, how can you use BBP to help? During this 1-hour video recorded on May 25th, 2011, you’ll learn: Introduce the idea of BBP to your group. Help them overcome obstacles to using the story template. Learn ways to open up new thinking and creativity. >>>To

This Friday: Live Webinar with Susan Schleef: 3 Questions to Help You Connect with Your Audience

Beyond Bullet Points

Join us at noon Eastern this Friday, May 25, 2012 as BBP Certification Student Susan Schleef will present a 1-hour webinar as part of the completion of her BBP certification program. What 3 questions should you ask to connect with your audience, and why are they important? During this webinar you’ll learn: - How technology and social changes have created a stronger desire for connection. - 3 specific changes you can make to your language to increase connection. -

the one skill to develop

The Presenter's Blog

Maybe more school or certifications. Reblogged from fool with a plan: Want a leg up professionally? Need a career boost? Become a better public speaker. I can hear the collective response: Ohhh, ugh, groan. Not public speaking. That’s lame. Give me career advice I can use.

2012 130

The New Aging - Enrolling in Degree Programs

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

What seems to be the middle ground on this, though, is to opt for certification versus a degree. Increasingly, in help wanted ads employers are indicating they want certification in, for example, Google Ad Words or Resume Writing.

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Sixth anniversary gifts for you!

Speak Schmeak

To celebrate, I'm offering one $60 gift certificate (from six of my favorite online and local businesses) to each of the first six people who sign up for any of my services in October, including individual public speaking coaching, live or video presentation review, and PowerPoint design.

2011 221

Get Certified in BBP in Only 3 Days this November 11, 12 & 13th

Beyond Bullet Points

11 and 12 in Los Angeles, you’re invited to attend a third day of basic certification training on Nov. When you’re done, we’ll issue you a certificate indicating that you’ve completed the basic certification program. If you’ve been interested in getting certified in Beyond Bullet Points, here’s your chance to get a jump start and get trained in an accelerated format. If you attend both the BBP 101 and BBP Advanced courses on Nov.

Presentation Myths

Professionally Speaking...

Yet when I teach the Association for Talent Development''s (ATD) Presentation Skills Certificate program and other presentation courses and workshops, I find myself “busting” a lot of myths about presentation practices.

2014 172

Miracle on South Raccoon Road

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

On my way home from the party I will purchase a gift certificate at Panera. The window of opportunity was closing. I had about 45 minutes left before the snow on my car and around my car would freeze.

2017 52

Sixth anniversary gifts for you!

Speak Schmeak

To celebrate, I'm offering one $60 gift certificate (from six of my favorite online and local businesses) to each of the first six people who sign up for any of my services in October, including individual public speaking coaching, live or video presentation review, and PowerPoint design.

2011 130

"Googleness" Subject of Age-Discrimination Lawsuit "Robert Heath, Cheryl Fillekes v. Google Inc."

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The most recent development in this litigation, notes Mulvaney, is the push by Ogletree for the federal district judge in California to undo the certification of the class. Walmart" never reached certification.

2018 52

Our Live BBP Courses in LA – only 15 days away!

Beyond Bullet Points

11 and 12 in Los Angeles, you’re invited to attend a third day of basic certification training on Nov. When you’re done, we’ll issue you a certificate indicating that you’ve completed the basic certification program. The dates of Nov. 11th and 12th are fast approaching for our LIVE 1-Day courses in Los Angeles.

Interview – Cynthia Klein: Speaker, Educator, Author

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

in Psychology from Berkeley and a Training and Human Resources Certificate from U.C. Santa Cruz along with certificates from four parent education institutions. Since 1994, Cynthia Klein has been guiding parents to creating happy and healthy families. As a speaker to over three hundred groups, Cynthia has given parents the tools and confidence to improve their family dynamics.

Author 116

Media Media Everywhere - But Where Are the Profits, Including at Time Magazine

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Others have picked up certifications via the community college or online education in niches such as green associate or tax preparer.  Media remains a glam business.

2018 52

Gifts Not to Send to Clients

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Essentially, I have developed this list of what not to send: Barnes & Noble gift certificate to the vice president of marketing. Sephora gift certificate. The strengthening economy could get even better in 2018.

2017 52

Flowchart To Oblivion

Thoughts On Presenting And Design

Today, I asked someone to request the help desk start the certification process for a KVM (Keyboard-Video-Mouse) switch. The request was rejected because it lacked a Section 508 (accessibility requirements for those with disabilities) certification from the vendor.

2009 130

2011 Annoying PowerPoint Survey results have been released!

Speak Schmeak

And don't forget: Through the month of October, I'm offering the first six people who book a service with me a $60 gift card or certificate to one of six of my favorite businesses ! The results of Dave Paradi's Annoying PowerPoint Survey for 2011 have been released!

2011 184

Content Providers - Brutal Lesson from Crypto

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Next week I start a certificate course in tax fundamentals. Could Michael Arrington, the venture capitalist for had founded TechCrunch, have been wrong? Not only did he set up a hedge fund based on crypto. He travels the world preaching the gospel of that virtual currency.

2018 52

M.B.A. - Brand in Play

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Instead, more and more help-wanted ads indicate they want certifications. Last year I developed the online modules for the LEED green associate certification

2018 52

First BBP Live 1-Day Courses a Big Success!

Beyond Bullet Points

Plus, we held a third day of training for BBP Certification and we have our first group on their way to being certified! . Last month we held the first-ever BBP Live Courses at Sony Pictures Studios in Los Angeles, and the experience was a smashing success.

Make your webinars super interactive

PowerPoint Tips

Prizes are e-prizes, like a free e-book, an Amazon gift certificate (be careful, though — Amazon certs don’t always work in certain countries), etc. This is a guest post from Brenda Bence , who is a corporate branding and personal branding expert.

2014 244

Office Holiday Party - Less Booze Because of Weinstein Effect

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Most workers, if given a choice of a party or gift certificate, would skip the party. Harvey Weinstein is the grinch destroying supposed joy at office holiday parties. 

2017 52

Lowering State Bar Passage Score - The Consumer Issue

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There certainly would be an outcry if the score had been lowered in other kinds of certification or licensing examinations for practicing in a certain profession. The Oregon State Supreme Court has lowered the state bar passage score. It had been 284. In the future, it will be 276.

2017 52

New research questions the benefits of custom animation in PowerPoint

Speaking about Presenting

A simple entry of a circle around the words “view certificate&#. A zoom entry of the Certificate dialog box. I thought that simple, non-distracting animations that brought in slide elements one at a time as I verbally introduced them was helpful.

Family Dollar - Way It's Trying to Turn Customers into Loss-Prevention Posse

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Family Dollar might have more cooperation from customers in apprehending potential shoplifters if they offered incentives such as a $10 gift certificate. One out of 11 people will take the five-finger discount, documents the National Association for Shoplifting Prevention.

2017 52

IBM's Decision to Yank Remote Workers Back to Brick & Mortar - Not Very LEED-Certified

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The LEED credits for certification have a category which rewards developers and property owners for community planning which facilitates less traffic. The movement is toward more and more remote work.

2017 52

Higher Education and Abuse of Power - Now, John Jay Under Scrutiny

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Also, what those reading the help-wanted ads will notice is that more employers want certificates for skills, not actual academic degrees. On television fictional crime series such as "Law & Order SUV" there are episodes about dirty cops. Now that script is allegedly playing out in real life.    This time the story is about "dirty" professors. The setting is John Jay College of Criminal Justice, based in Manhattan and supported by tax payer money.

2018 40

6 great gifts to encourage your favorite speaker

The Eloquent Woman

Why not a gift certificate that lets her upgrade a free Prezi account to one of the paid versions for more functionality in zooming slide presentations.a

2013 96

2011 Annoying PowerPoint Survey results have been released!

Speak Schmeak

And don't forget: Through the month of October, I'm offering the first six people who book a service with me a $60 gift card or certificate to one of six of my favorite businesses ! The results of Dave Paradi's Annoying PowerPoint Survey for 2011 have been released!

2011 130

Ten Reasons Why Toastmasters Do Not Jog

Humor Power

Because all they’ll get for their effort is a certificate of participation. Ten Reasons Why Toastmasters Do Not Jog. Because Mr Jogger, Ms Trotter and Fellow Runners sounds stupid. Because they fear jogging more than they fear death. Because there is no designation of JTM. Because they know that other joggers will be visualizing them naked. Because if they drop dead on a jogging trail they’ll be featured on Dateline NBC.

2014 40

Encore Careers - Leaving the Rat Race, Not Working/Earning Income

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Enrolling in a certificate program to acquire new knowledge and skills. In New York City, a 60-something client I am coaching is weighing taking early retirement. He told me that today the temperature could reach 100 degrees. And the summer could be the hottest since 1929.

2018 52

NY Daily News Cuts Newsroom in Half - This Should Be the Ah-Ha Moment for Editorial Types

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Regarding the latter, what about some kinds of Google Certification or certificate training in creating resumes? According to AM NewYork , before the New York Daily News announced it was laying off half its newsroom, the number of journalists numbered about 85.

2018 52

How long?

Joan Detz Speaker Services

You’ll get two full days of training, and you’ll walk out with a Joan Detz Speechwriting Seminar Certificate of Completion that will add clout to your resume. How long does it take you to write a speech? Do you have a nagging suspicion you could be writing faster (and better)? . Join “The Basics of Writing & Giving A Speech” on Monday-Tuesday, March 19-20, in Philadelphia.

Economic Boom - But Older Workers Take Longer to Find Jobs, Earn Less (despite education)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Also, although academic degrees might not get them anywhere in full-time employment, career-oriented certifications can. Is the economic boom only for youth to share in? Could be.

2018 52

Does our Educational System Need Changing?

Dahle Communication

' That means going to graduate school for your education certification, doing a year-long residency with a master teacher and doing other placements to truly learn what happens in a classroom.

2011 195

"Downton Abbey" - Modern Women

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Armed with Marigold's birth certificate she marches over to Margie's and gets her baby back. Hitler is thrown in prison. But not before his thugs murder Edith's lover and father of her child - Michael. Once she finds this out she does a paradigm shift. 

2015 65

Win a $5000.00 Trip to The Great Internet Marketing Center

Great Public Speaking

Gift Certificate to the Speaker Shop where you can get extremely high content training materials on Internet Marketing and Professional Speaking. It is the season of giving and nothing makes me happier than helping out my fellow entrepreneurs.