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Back of the Napkin to Head of the Class – Introducing Dan Roam’s Napkin Academy

Duarte Blog

That gives you a full year of world-class visual thinking training for only $29.99. annual registration fee. Dan Roam.

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7 Executive Communications Lessons for World-Class Speechwriters

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Seven years ago this month, I added this Professionally Speaking blog to my Executive Communications website. Now, on New Year’s Day 2013, which happens to be my father’s 92nd Birthday — Happy Birthday Dad! — I’ve reached the milestone of 700 blog postings.

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Class of 2017 - Manhattan Becomes More Affordable (sort of)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The latest to relay this good news to the Class of 2017 is   Fortune.  Media outlets are getting giddy describing how the Manhattan rental market has become a downright steal.   According to a report yesterday by Douglas Elliman and Miller Samuel, the median rental price plunged to $3,369. That's a 1% drop. 

Social Comparisons: For Class Discussion

The Communication Blog

And so I thought this might make a useful class discussion in the interpersonal or hybrid courses—simply asking: In what other ways do social media encourage/make easy/facilitate our comparing ourselves to others? For example, after an examination you probably want to know how you performed relative to the other students in your class.

Outplacement - New Rite of Passage for Professional Class

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There was the day we got our driver's permit. Then our license. We made it through college and received that degree. How could that be?

Facebook Secret for Small Business Success: Make it Fun for Your Fans

Content Marketing Today

A Content Marketing Lesson from First Class Plumbing. Call First Class Plumbing! We even have quite a few successful plumbing companies.

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Professors and Public Speaking/Presentation Skills

Matt Eventoff

I have been fortunate to regularly lecture at colleges and universities around the country and am writing this post at 30,000 feet on a red eye flight returning from Boulder following a lecture at a conference at the University of Colorado. The presentation was entitled Know Your ABC’s, and you will be reading more about it in the coming months.

Seton Hill, Greensburg, PA - Class of 1967

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Next year will be the 45th reunion for the Seton Hill College [now a university] in Greensburg, Pennsylvania  class of 1967.

Class in America - Founding Fathers Were Snobs

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Well-researched and with a sophisticated tone, the book documents how class-obsessed America has been, right from the get-go. 

Tech Communication Tips

Matt Eventoff

I often ask professionals to explain a concept to me as if they were addressing an eighth grade class – I find this exercise works well to help a professional prepare a presentation to a non-tech crowd – this often generates stories and analogies that would otherwise have remained undiscovered. Spell it out instead.

Most Important Storytelling Formula

Speak and Deliver

Davis Speaking CPR Storytelling Then Now & How World Class Speaking Coach "I’m too old to have morning sickness for a year. Help me, please!”

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Brand Boston - Professional Class Unburdened by Children

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And, like other Professional Class urban metro areas, Boston has a high cost of living. Boston has evolved into the model of cool.

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Joan Detz Speaker Services

My 2012 “Master Class in Speechwriting” (Washington DC) has sold out and moved into a waiting list. I’ll be posting the 2013 dates within the next few weeks

The Professional Class = Bunch of Self-Haters

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's what we put together at our mindfulness meditation/discussion meeting at a Buddhist temple. Self-love is unconditional.

How to Open Your Presentation with Attention Grabbing Pizzazz and.

Executive Speech Coach

Sunday, February 20, 2011 How to Open Your Presentation with Attention Grabbing Pizzazz and Close with Memorable Oomph Free Audio Class - Feb. Listen to these audio classes and get ongoing support for your skills development. Listen to the live class or listen to the replay on the computer at your convenience. No extra charge.

Hit Me Again, Sam - Booze & The Profesional Class in America

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

No fools, event hosts know that in American society booze is the catnip for the Professional Class. Let's cut to the chase. I lost my mind.

Budget cuts kill public speaking classes

Speak Schmeak

There are certain classes we all took in high school and college that we never would have taken if it were up to us.

Budget cuts kill public speaking classes

Speak Schmeak

There are certain classes we all took in high school and college that we never would have taken if it were up to us.

Interviewing Exercise

The Communication Blog

I thought this would make an interesting exercise in an interviewing class as students prepare their responses to potential employment interview questions. Interviewing class exercise employment interviewing questions 2) “Why do you think you would be good at this job?” link].

Will taking an acting class improve my public speaking skills? | Presentation Training

TJ Walker Interactive

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How Many Times Do I Have to Tell You?

Executive Speech Coach

You can learn more about how to use questions intelligently in your presentations by listening to this free audio class: How to Competently Ask, Answer and Anticipate Questions in Your Presentations It's free to register. You can listen to the live audio class on January 26, 2012 and/or download a free audio file of the class.

Commencement Speeches to Class of 2016 - Borrow from Pema Chodron

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Class of 2016 can't mount that platform if they go out there with the magical thinking that they are special and immune from failure.

MBA Class of 2014 Returns to Confidence

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 As Melissa Korn reports in The Wall Street Journal, the MBA Class of 2014 are turning down jobs.  They are expected to be good.

Almost Finished reading World Class Communication by my friendly competitors Virgil Scudder and Ken Scudder

TJ Walker Interactive

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"Middle Class" - Will That Phrase Dominate Campaign 2016?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That used to be called "being middle class" or "becoming middle class." President. That's a long long time ago.

The Crying Baby - Not in My First-Class Cabin (or when I am dining in a restaurant)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Fashion blogger Arielle Charnas couldn't stop her baby from crying in the first class cabin on the Delta flight from New York to Los Angeles.

"Indignation" - How it used to be at faith-based colleges for naive, working-class kids

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Essentially it recounts the tragedy of a working-class Jewish boy from Newark, New Jersey. Like him, I was a working class kid.

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I would go to math class for this.

Speak Schmeak

If only my teachers and professors had been creative like this. Then again, I was in school before this technology was widespread and easy to use!

I would go to math class for this.

Speak Schmeak

If only my teachers and professors had been creative like this. Then again, I was in school before this technology was widespread and easy to use!

We Lean-In - We file class action lawsuits alleging gender discrimination

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In Abovethelaw, lawyer-journalist, Kathryn Rubino, reports that partner Kerrie Campbell has filed a class action lawsuit against Chadbourne.

PowerPoint Presentations – Best In Class | Presentation Skills

TJ Walker Interactive

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Gentrification (Creative Class) - Brand Taking It On The Chin

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" Directly and indirectly, it represents an unintended consequence of gentrification - or attracting the Creative Class to a location.

Class of 2012: Dollar Stores, Aldi hiring

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A campaign issue, reports POLITICO , is the million members of the Class of 2012 without jobs.    Entry level jobs start at $12.50

The Creative Class: Will Jersey City, NJ become a hub?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Just about every old-line city wants to attract members of the Creative Class.  That's about as enlightened as it gets. 

How to Ask, Answer and Anticipate Questions In Your Presentation

Executive Speech Coach

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Theranos - Slammed with Another Investor Lawsuit, This Could Go Class-Action

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The scary part of this latest development for Theranos is that it could go class-action. Today, distressed Theranos just got hit with yet another lawsuit. And, as many know, superlawyer David Boies is not longer representing the startup.  Fortune reports: "The latest suit. She ditched the lab testing operations.

VW - From Symbol Of CounterCulture To World-Class Sinner

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Now, with the sophistication of the device used to fake emissions reports, VW has become the symbol for world-class sinning. All those values we are again embracing started during the Counterculture. And a symbol of them was the VW bug. They included: Anti-materialism. A McCar like GM's Cadillac just wasn't necessary.

The Trusting Class: Workers in the Underground Economy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Call this new generation of Underground Worker The Trusting Class. "I only take cash."   And it's gone Main Street.

Rogers & Cowan: Class Action Lawsuit Not Dead

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  A former account coordinator at Rogers & Cowan public relations agency filed a class action lawsuit which could include 500 people. 

Panera: Where the creative class gather

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Brilliant, I thought to myself.    A start-up team was interviewing me for a possible financial writing assignment in front of a fireplace.