Chicago Sun-Times - Publishes Blank First Page as Provocative Plea for Digital Subscribers

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Today, reports The Hill , the Chicago Sun Times published its front page as totally blank. That was its way to position and package its plea for readers to become subscribers to the digital edition. Yes, the marketing initiative is provocative. But, will it, or anything else, save a media property whose origins had been in print? And, the larger question is: Aren't most writers going to have to embrace a career transition, sooner perhaps than later? The glut is growing.

Make Fear Your Homeboy with Judi Holler

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Judi is a keynote speaker, author, and a professionally trained improviser and alumni of The Second City’s Conservatory in Chicago, Illinois. Judi is a keynote speaker, author, and a professionally trained improviser and alumni of The Second City’s Conservatory in Chicago, Illinois. Judi is also a past president of Meeting Professionals International, Chicago Area Chapter, and was named one of the 40 under 40 in the meetings industry by Connect magazine in 2015.

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An Interview with the New Editor of Vital Speeches

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He's covers speechwriting and executive communications out of Chicago where he lives with his wife a nd daughter. If that isn't enough, he also covers politics, society sport and adventure for publications ranging from ESPN the Magazine to the Chicago Tribune and websites ranging from the Huffington Post to Vibe.com. That’s what I’m after, and that’s what people will subscribe to Vital Speeches to read. Vital Speeches of the Day has a new editor.

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

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It was about two women, one growing up on the south side of Chicago with a Malibu Barbie as the model of "ideal," the other a poet, author and activist. If you found this post useful, please subscribe or make a one-time donation to help support the thousands of hours that go into researching and curating this content for you It''s tough for political and public figures to transcend their roles when they speak.

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Famous Speech Fridays: Coretta Scott King's "10 Commandments on Vietnam"

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Photo by the Chicago Urban League, from the University of Illinois at Chicago library archives on Flickr.) Go here to subscribe to Step Up Your Speaking, my free email newsletter that looks at a different speaking topic in depth each month.then become a fan of The Eloquent Woman on Facebook and join the conversation with thousands of other women (and men) about public speaking skills and confidence.

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Answers Are Everywhere

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Not to mention, but the guy that booked me for the Jacksonville presentation had emailed me that day about a possible speaking gig in Chicago in May, which I was just starting to consider how to make happen. Subscribe to Communication Steroids blog and podcast feed Subscribe in a reader Download our free report: “Getting Over the Fear of Public Speaking&# No strings attached!

The Communication Blog: A Speech of Dedication

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We write; we talk on the phone; we e-mail; we visit when they come to Chicago or I see them when I am in their cities. Luckily so many of my Northeastern students remained in Chicago and what a joy it has been to stay in contact. 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Loading. 2.02.2011 A Speech of Dedication Here is a wonderful speech of dedication. It was written and delivered by Professor Bernard J.

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When "um" became a dirty word

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ME: I recently heard Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on the radio expressing sadness over the beating of a 16 year-old in Chicago, and I have to say, he didn't sound genuinely sad, outraged, or shocked. And if you subscribe to Step Up Your Speaking, the free monthly email newsletter from The Eloquent Woman, you'll get 25% off the workshop registration fee. (Editor's note: You have just a few days left to sign up for next week's workshop--links at the end of this post.

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How Do You Choose a Speaking Coach?

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I still remember watching a doe-eyed, rookie quarterback named Doug Flutie being screamed at by Chicago Bears coach Mike Ditka on Monday Night Football. Followers Subscribe To Posts Atom Posts Comments Atom Comments Rich Hopkins Speaker, Author, Communications Coach CLICK image to purchase! skip to main | skip to sidebar How Do You Choose a Speaking Coach?

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Marketing Through Speaking Engagements - Nolo's Legal Marketing Blawg

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Categories : Speaking Tags : Carolyn Elefant , marketing , Nolo , Nolo Directory , speaking events Posted by Carolyn Elefant | Permalink | Email This Post Posted In: Speaking Bookmark: About This Blog About This Blog Reach Us Click here to contact us Subscribe Subscribe to this blogs feed Subscribe By Email Search Nolo Blogs What Price Justice?

Talk It Up!: Public Speaking Tip #7: Get your passion up!

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Zen marketing from a totally clueless new media junkie Upcoming Seminars MAY 23rd: EXTREME Social Media Boot Camp, Chicago, IL About DSSP Podcast "You are such a must-listen show for me." -- Chris Brogan "Pound for pound, your show is the best of its kind. Im always learning from your great content!" --Craig Shoemaker, Polymorphic Podcast LATEST PODCASTS SUBSCRIBE NOW via iTunes! Talk It Up!

Famous Speech Friday: Christine Lagarde at the Global Women’s Forum

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First woman head of Baker & McKenzie in Chicago, back in 1999. Go here to subscribe to Step Up Your Speaking, my free email newsletter that looks at a different speaking topic in depth each month.then become a fan of The Eloquent Woman on Facebook and join the conversation with thousands of other women (and men) about public speaking skills and confidence

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Ego Food: Want to be a better speaker?

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A Short Post ► Mar (4) Bloxes at Google Chicago Updates: SOC Orgs selected, Funabol CEO ignorantly. Thanks 5:01 AM PDT Post a Comment Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) All (well, some) About Me Chris DiBona I am the Open Source Programs Manager for Google , the editor of Open Sources and Open Sources 2.0 Ego Food Healthy, organic food for Chris DiBonas ego, so it can grow up big and strong.

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How to Present While People are Twittering | Pistachio

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Learn more about Twitter for business in our “Wednesdays at 1″ webinar series : Twitter for Business 101 February 25, 2009, 1PM EST Advanced Twitter for Business March 11, 2009, 1PM EST Twitter for Business resources: Twitter for Business reading list Follow @touchbase on Twitter for posts and our link blog Subscribe to the TouchBase blog via RSS or email Category : Touchbase Blog Bookmark : Digg del.icio.us Pistachio Micro sharing. Macro results.

The Art of Butts in Chairs | chrisbrogan.com

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Photo credit, daveybot If you enjoyed this post, please consider leaving a comment or subscribing to the feed to have future articles delivered to your feed reader. Living in Newfoundland and Labrador, on the extreme east coast of Canada, I am closer to England than to most cities west of Chicago. chrisbrogan.com Home About Speaking Rockstars Newsletters Contact Best Of The Art of Butts in Chairs March 20, 2009 · Comments I run a series of conferences.

Five Ways to Speak Like Obama | BNET

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Just check out his presidential acceptance speech in Chicago to see this skill at work. BNET Talkback Share your ideas and expertise on this topic Subscribe to this discussion via Email or RSS 1 jimbs 04/21/09 | Report as spam RE: Five Ways to Speak Like Obama Yes, that was a catchy title.

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