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Drudge Report Headlines with One of Trump's Favorites: Chicago As Murderville

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That is the high murder rate in Chicago. Here is the Chicago Tribune coverage Drudge links to. The total of 2017 murders is now 99.

Your Voice Matters – An Interview with Dr. Nick Epley

Matt Eventoff

Keller Professor of Behavioral Science at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Uncategorized communication skills Mindwise Nick Epley Public Speaking Public Speaking Voice University of ChicagoWhen was the last time you sent an email, or a text, rather than making a phone call. It is also less effective.

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Barack Obama’s Farewell Speech

Manner of Speaking

Yesterday, 10 January 2017, President Barack Obama gave his farewell speech in Chicago. It is the end of an era. Obama brought intelligence, dignity and character to the White House.

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Chicago!

Max Atkinson

A few days ago, I logged on to Expedia to book a flight from Detroit to Chicago, from where I was due to fly back to Heathrow. So here are a couple of helpful tips for anyone who might ever have to book an internal US flight to Chicago and/or have the misfortune to fly out of Terminal 5 at O'Hare airport.

Barack Obama’s Farewell Speech

Manner of Speaking

Yesterday, 10 January 2017, President Barack Obama gave his farewell speech in Chicago. It is the end of an era. Obama brought intelligence, dignity and character to the White House.

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Rakuten Marketing, Chicago, IL - Compliance Specialist

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here  are details and how to apply. careers

Faking it for the Chicago Tribune

Speak Schmeak

Columns have included faking a clean house, faking being a team player and faking being funny. You're doing it for real! You usually are.

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Faking it for the Chicago Tribune

Speak Schmeak

Columns have included faking a clean house, faking being a team player and faking being funny. You're doing it for real! You usually are.

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Chicago Tribune Cartoon Caption Contest

Humor Power

Congratulations to Scott Tredwell, a regular contributor to our contests, for his Runner-Up entry in the Scott Stantis Chicago Tribune Cartoon Caption Contest. Humor In Speaking

Tommy Thompson’s Son: “We Have The Opportunity To Send Obama Back To Chicago–Or Kenya” alan.com

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized alan.com "Barack Obama (US President)" chicago Jason Thompson Kenya racism racist Tommy Thompson

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How to Improve Presentation Skills workshop – The University of Chicago

Pro Humorist

Back at the end of May I did a how to improve presentation skills workshop for the University of Chicago. student, The University of Chicago.

Journalistic Integrity Missing in Chicago. Mayor Daley Farewell Video Analysis

TJ Walker Interactive

Analysis Government & Politics Video Workplace Worst Speaker of the Day tip of the day chicago mayor daley Media TrainingAnchors’ ethics take a back seat in furniture ad bidding Daley farewell.

How to Improve Presentation Skills workshop – The University of Chicago

Pro Humorist

Back at the end of May I did a how to improve presentation skills workshop for the University of Chicago. student, The University of Chicago. I enjoyed it for the most part, but there were a couple of things I hadn’t anticipated. But for some reason there was still a mis-communication between us. She was absolutely right.

Bill Murray: How Art Can Change Your Life.

Presentation Zen

Right from the beginning, we hear of a traumatic failing that sends Murray out onto the streets of Chicago for a long walk.

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Guest Posting: Non-Verbal Techniques in a Large Group Forum, by Theresa Zagnoli

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

She counsels attorneys, witnesses, and CEOs on how to be effectively public speakers in and out of the courtroom. ??

No Olympics in Chicago, No Shock

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Why is Chicago's being eliminated  from the Olympics so quickly a "shock?"  "  Recently, violent crime in the streets of Chicago has been hammered in the global news.    In addition, a President and his wife being from Chicago doesn't pull that much weight any more globally. 

CHICAGO TRIBUNE Cuts 15: Era of "good enough" journalism

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Therefore, it's no surprise that a legend like the CHICAGO TRIBUNE is laying off 15, reports CRAIN'S CHICAGO.

CHICAGO OUT! - Blow ripe for conspiracy theory

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, those in America who expected Chicago to be the location of the Olympic games need at least one narrative of how the fates were made to conspire against the city of Chicago and perhaps the U.S. A competitor or competitors might have designed a scheme to trigger violence in the streets of Chicago.  Kennedy. in general. 

Chris Matthews Goes After Jack Welch In Brutal Battle Over Unemployment Numbers – Mediaite

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized "chicago style" chris matthews jack welch Numbers Unemployment

Appeared on WVON Chicago Radio Discussing Rep Akin

TJ Walker Interactive

Press Room Uncategorized

Will Murdoch Go Down For The Count Because of Phone Hacking Scandal?- TJ Walker on WVON Chicago

TJ Walker Interactive

TJ Walker on WVON Chicago. Will Murdoch Go Down For The Count Because of Phone Hacking Scandal?- Audio Rupert Murdoch

Am headed to Family Reunion in Chicago…Off for a few days

TJ Walker Interactive

You better know PowerPoint to get into Chicago's MBA program

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

This article in the Washington Post describes how new students applying for a spot at the University of Chicago MBA program now have to submit a four slide presentation that is used as one of the final criteria for admission. The aim is to encourage creativity as an addition to the essays that are required.

Are You a Natural at Social Media Marketing?

Content Marketing Today

Written by Melanie Brooks. They raised $100,000 for their wedding and $20,000 for a charity. Dave Kerpen. Via freelanceswitch.com.

Stay weird.

Speak Schmeak

Our favorite, and most effective, awards show speeches tend to go one of two directions: Humor or passion. This bridge was built on hope. Yes, you do.

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The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

I always collect them here for you on Mondays as well. A useful role reversal to share with male allies. Did you miss? weekly speaker toolkit

Therapist Erika Hilliard on Shyness and Social Anxiety

Speaking Freely

On August 29, 2012 The Houston Chronical reprinted a Chicago Tribune article on shyness in people who are single and breaking the bashful barrier. The article states that behind shyness is extreme self-consciousness.

5 books that capture commencement speeches by women

The Eloquent Woman

Commencement ceremonies often feature women speakers, but their speeches are less frequently published than those of male speakers. At just $3.99

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What America Reads…

Matt Eventoff

8 – Chicago Tribune 501,202 858,256. 15 – Chicago Sun-Times 312,141 254,379. While there are constantly articles about the decline of traditional print media, there are still some publications that have tremendous reach and impact. . Top 100 U.S.

Communication Across Cultural Divides

Duarte Blog

Production shot from Chinglish’s run at Chicago’s Goodman Theatre. Good communication can be difficult enough in English. ” Delivery

Drudge Report Takes Break from Politics - Headlines with Amateur-Hour Snow Event (don't even call it a storm)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In Chicago it will drop only about three to six inches of the white powder. That was when U.S. When it heads to the D.C.

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I’m attending WordPress Camp this weekend

PowerPoint Tips

I’ll be attending the Chicago WordPress Camp this weekend with my friend, Phyllis Khare. Let me know if you’ll be attending and perhaps we can meet!

3 Steps to Lead Presentation Change in 2014

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

In a recent Chicago workshop, I showed the participants how the time wasted by the current way presentations are created is costing them millions of dollars each year. When I am delivering my workshops, a common concern is raised by the participants. So they don’t act on the information as much as their management would like them to.

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"Could have been me:" 4 lessons from Obama's remarks on Trayvon Martin

The Eloquent Woman

There''s power afoot when a prominent public speaker takes on the persona of another. Hadiya Pendleton was me, and I was her. I''m at risk.

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Another Visit to Speak & Deliver's Story Graveyard

Speak and Deliver

These included the Harvard/Yale Goals Study, The Stuck Semi Story, The Starfish Story, and several others. But there are SO MANY MORE. via butter!

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Public Speaking - Bloopers

Great Public Speaking

Mayor Daley of Chicago was being interviewed on TV following the riots during the Democratic convention. The mayor stated, "The police in Chicago are not here to create disorder, they are here to preserve it." Bloopers are clumsy mistakes that are usually made in public. Don't forget, tonight at nine, our special guest. pause).will

Tears while speaking: Lessons from President Obama

The Eloquent Woman

As someone who has caught glimpses of herself crying, I can relate. But crying, once it begins, is hard to stop--like blushing. That's normal.

Talk About the Talk: Resa Lewiss, MD, at TEDMED

The Eloquent Woman

I attended a professional meeting in Chicago recently. How did you prepare? Who helped you and how? This allowed the preparation to digest.

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Famous Speech Friday: Michelle Obama's eulogy for Maya Angelou

The Eloquent Woman

It''s tough for political and public figures to transcend their roles when they speak. Former President Bill Clinton. Actress Cicely Tyson.

Yes Checklist: what to discuss when and editor says yes to your article idea

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Many publications have their own style guides or follow The Canadian Press Stylebook or The Chicago Manual of Style. Excerpt from Everything You Wanted to Know About Freelance Writing . What you do once an editor says “yes” to your article idea can be as important as how you pitch your ideas (the query letter). Article idea. Working title.

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