Not All Books Are Created Equal - Being Justice Antonin Scalia's Co-Author

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  As lawyer-journalist Kathryn Rubino reports on Abovethelaw.com , Garner had been Justice Antonin Scalia's co-author on two books. So much of career success depends on who chooses us to work with them.    So, Bryan A. Garner was a lucky professional.  They are: "Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges" And, "Reading Law: The Interpretation of Legal Texts."

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Podcast: Erik Deckers Interview

Communication Steroids

Erik Deckers and Kyle Lacy co-authored a recent book “Branding Yourself: How to Use Social Media to Invent or Reinvent Yourself.&# Erik Deckers and Kyle Lacy co-authored a recent book "Branding Yourself: How to Use Social Media to Invent or Reinvent Yourself."

Interview: Wendy Hanson – Sassy Lady

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

She co-authored The Sassy Ladies’ Toolkit for Start-up Businesses, which received the [.] She co-authored The Sassy Ladiesrsquo; Toolkit for Start-up Businesses, which received the Writerrsquo;s Digest Award for Non-Fiction Self-Published Books. Wendy Hanson helps startups and legacy companies act more aggressively, create more accountability and be more innovative. By shifting the culture, she helps teams communicate more clearly and work with focus.

Duarte Launches New Strategy Practice to Help Leaders Spark and Sustain Movements

Duarte Blog

Inspired by the 2016 book Illuminate that I co-authored with Nancy Duarte, our new practice’s methodologies are built on a proven framework to lead people through five stages of transformation and practical communication tools to inspire others to support and execute a big vision or idea.

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Analysis of a Speech by William Kamkwamba

Manner of Speaking

He co-authored a book entitled The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind , had a documentary film made about him and was invited to several places to talk about his experience, including The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Today’s post is about a remarkable young man named William Kamkwamba.

How to Illuminate the Future and Inspire Others to Follow

Duarte Blog

Patti Sanchez (left) and Nancy Duarte (right), co-authors of the book Illuminate (2016), share how to Illuminate the future and inspire others to follow. To thrive in the long-term, organizations must continually reinvent themselves to avoid decay and decline.

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5 speakers share what writing a script did for their talks

The Eloquent Woman

I hang out with speechwriters, but for many of my coaching clients, the idea of using written remarks or a script for their speeches just doesn't occur to them.

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Do you use non-sexist writing in your speeches?

The Eloquent Woman

Do you use non-sexist writing in your speeches? It's not tough--most of the time, you'll improve your sentences by doing so. That was the magic that Kate Swift and Casey Miller offered in The Handbook of Nonsexist Writing: For writers, editors and speakers.

Famous Speech Friday: Phyllis Schlafly's What's Wrong With Equal Rights for Women?

The Eloquent Woman

Still publishing and still consistent in her theme, Schlafly this year co-authored The Flipside of Feminism: What Conservative Women Know -- and Men Can't Say.

Avoiding the hated bullet-drenched PowerPoint

Pivotal Public Speaking

Dan Heath, co-author of Made to Stick, speaks with Fast Company on how to avoid “that dreaded bullet-drenched PowerPoint that everybody hates”. link]. PowerPoint public speaking videos

Avoiding the hated bullet-drenched PowerPoint

Pivotal Public Speaking

Dan Heath, co-author of Made to Stick, speaks with Fast Company on how to avoid “that dreaded bullet-drenched PowerPoint that everybody hates”. link]. PowerPoint public speaking videos

Interview with Sunni Brown: Doodler, Gameist and 2011 TED Speaker

Duarte Blog

She’s one of the author’s of Gamestorming , a fantastic book that has catalogued visual brainstorm processes that can be used in various situations yielding distinctly different results. I mustered the energy because I had kick-butt co-authors.

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Free PowerPoint alternatives–OpenOffice.org

PowerPoint Tips

Fun and little known fact: I’m the co-author of OpenOffice.org For Dummies. OpenOffice.org is a Microsoft Office clone, pretty close to Office 2003.

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Secrets of Power Presentations Book Review

Executive Speech Coach

Many years later I met the author, Peter Urs Bender. We later co-authored a bestselling book together – Secrets of Power Marketing. Secrets of Power Presentations by Peter Urs Bender This book first published in 1991 and I first read it around that time.

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What can video do to help you get that speaking gig? An organizer's tips

The Eloquent Woman

(Editor's note: Sarah Milstein, co-author of The Twitter Book and general manager of the Web 2.0 Expo, is a reader of this blog who has prompted some of our most-read and useful posts. Over a recent lunch, I urged her to share why she uses videos to choose her program speakers.

Famous Speech Friday: Myrlie Evers-Williams's Inaugural Invocation

The Eloquent Woman

You can read more about Evers-Williams's astonishing life here , and in the books Watch Me Fly: What I Learned on Becoming the Woman I Was Meant to Be and The Autobiography of Medgar Evers: A Hero's Life and Legacy Revealed Through His Writings, Letters, and Speeches , both of which she co-authored.

Podcast: Interview with the Times

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

Interview with Cyndi Maxey In this interview with Cyndi Maxey, co-author of “Speak Up! . I have received a copy of my recent interview with the times. This was recorded at the dinner at the Toastmasters conference in Johannesburg. I discussed Toastmasters, the importance of communication and leadership skills, and why the Toastmasters programme is so important. Thanks to Ian and Michael Bratt, as well as the Times for the copy.

Presentation Tip: Ten years of the newsletter

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

The thoughts I have captured in these newsletter articles have helped me author or co-author six books (with two more planned for this year). Ten years ago, on February 26th 2002, I sent out my first newsletter. Today, I am sending you issue 255. What a journey it has been these last ten years. According to my records, over 13,500 people have been part of the newsletter list at one time or another (over 8,200 are on the list currently).

Body Language Oozes Testosterone

Executive Speech Coach

Working with co-authors Dana Carney and Andy Yap from Columbia University, Cuddy completed a definitive study that became a wonderful article, Power Posing: Brief Nonverbal Displays Affect Neuroendocrine Levels and Risk Tolerance, which appeared in an issue of Psychological Science magazine (September 21, 2010). We know that body language sends messages. Those messages are not always clear to your audience. There are intended and unintended messages that body language might convey.

“How to Write in Someone Else’s Voice”

Joan Detz Speaker Services

Business writing authority Natalie Canavor interviewed me for an article now appearing in CW Bulletin (an e-newsletter from the International Association of Business Communicators). Natalie is co-author (with Claire Meirowitz) of THE TRUTH ABOUT THE NEW RULES OF BUSINESS WRITING. [link].

Inside Voice: Candida Fink, MD, psychiatrist and author

The Eloquent Woman

I''m delighted to include in the series my longtime friend Candida Fink , a child and adolescent psychiatrist who has co-authored two books: The Ups and Downs of Raising a Bipolar Child: A Survival Guide for Parents and Bipolar Disorder For Dummies.

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Robert Scoble: What he's up to

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Microsoft's First Blogger and co-author of "Naked Conversations," Robert Scoble got a whole generation blogging.    Since he left that job at Microsoft, where he often created 40 posts daily on his blog, he's remained a force in social media.

Smartphone - Is It On Way To Over

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

He also co-authored the classic "Naked Conversations." The gadget that took over the world - the smartphone - may be just an interim whatever in how we human beings experience our worlds.

R Bloggers Journalists?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Robert Scoble, co-author of "Naked Conversations" and former blogger for Microsoft, never contended he was a journalist.    Why would he?    Blogging and traditional journalism are 2 different mediums.  

Interview: Shel Holtz - Business Communicator

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Shel is the author of five books, including Public Relations on the Net, Corporate Conversations, Blogging for Business and the recently released How to Do Everything with Podcasting. Along with co-author John C. Having spent 30-plus years in organizational communications in Fortune 500 companies, consulting firms, and as an independent consultant since 1996, Shel Holtz, ABC, brings a depth of experience to his engagements.

When Ego Gets in the Way of a Good Presentation

Professionally Speaking...

I attended an event recently where the presenter was the co-author of a well-known book on a hot business topic. He is also a senior executive in a prestigious firm whose name you would recognize.

Executive Speech Coach - Business Presentations: Effective.

Executive Speech Coach

Canadian Institute of Management Presentation Skills Client Feedback More Client Feedback Presentation Mistakes, Myths and Madness PowerPoint Sins Presentation Sins Extroverts Make Bad Public Speakers Bad News Lies Cliche Hell About Me George Torok Co-author of the national bestseller, "Secrets of Power Marketing".

Are all social workers employed by the NHS as big a waste of our money as this one?

Max Atkinson

As co-author with Paul Drew of a book on courtroom language ( Order in court: the organisation of verbal interaction in judicial settings, Macmillan Press, 1979) we learnt about some of the differences between examination in chief and the more aggressive cross-examination. You''d have thought that all social workers would understand the basics of interaction and/or how to communicate with people they haven''t met before.

Duarte Launches New Strategy Practice to Help Leaders Spark and Sustain Movements

Duarte Blog

Inspired by the 2016 book Illuminate that I co-authored with Nancy Duarte, our new practice’s methodologies are built on a proven framework to lead people through five stages of transformation and practical communication tools to inspire others to support and execute a big vision or idea.

Just Wait: No matter how wrong that feels

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 For example, the co-authors of the book I am ghostwriting hadn't gotten back to me. It's downright counterintutive.

IM, Text, and Tweet…Oh My!

DeFinis Communications

“It’s showing a real creativity and a firm grasp of the linguistic resources available to them,&# said Derek Denis, a co-author of the study. The overwhelming proliferation of Instant Messaging (IM), text messages, and Twitter has long placed linguists on alert.

WIRED not holding up

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  For instance, "Naked Conversations" co-author Robert Scobel had a column.  The blame game has started.    WIRED's troubles, reports  Ryan Tate in GAWKER, are being blamed on its head Christopher Anderson.    Instead of pushing ads, which have been going down down down, Anderson has been focused on hawking his books and delivering keynote addresses. 

How to Open Your Presentation with Attention Grabbing Pizzazz and.

Executive Speech Coach

Canadian Institute of Management Presentation Skills Client Feedback More Client Feedback Presentation Mistakes, Myths and Madness PowerPoint Sins Presentation Sins Extroverts Make Bad Public Speakers Bad News Lies Cliche Hell About Me George Torok Co-author of the national bestseller, "Secrets of Power Marketing".

Getting from "no" to "yes" in negotiation with storytelling

The Eloquent Woman

In this video, the co-author of Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In uses the language of speaking and storytelling to share how to behave effectively in negotiations.

Thought Leadership - Your Opinion-Editorial Has More Value Where There Are "Barriers To Entry"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

His influence doing this is so much greater than when he was co-authoring a stand-alone blog on medical devices. The media game continues to mutate.

Mommy Bloggers: Will the majority go the way of so many early adopters in social media?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Of the latter, only Robert Scoble, co-author of "Naked Conversations," remains high profile.  Everything changes.    And that everything is changing a lot faster, given the astounding developments in technology. 

The one thing the best presenters at SXSW 2010 have in common

Speaking about Presenting

Chris and Julien are co-authors of Trust Agents. Dan Roam is author of Back of the Napkin. Gary Vaynerchuck is the author of Crush It. SXSW is a mega conference/festival for geeks in Austin, Texas, United States. Mega means over 10,000 attendees.

Power Presentations Tip 47: How to be more engaging

Executive Speech Coach

Canadian Institute of Management Presentation Skills Client Feedback More Client Feedback Presentation Mistakes, Myths and Madness PowerPoint Sins Presentation Sins Extroverts Make Bad Public Speakers Bad News Lies Cliche Hell About Me George Torok Co-author of the national bestseller, "Secrets of Power Marketing".

Picture Your Audience in Their Underwear

Executive Speech Coach

Canadian Institute of Management Presentation Skills Client Feedback More Client Feedback Presentation Mistakes, Myths and Madness PowerPoint Sins Presentation Sins Extroverts Make Bad Public Speakers Bad News Lies Cliche Hell About Me George Torok Co-author of the national bestseller, "Secrets of Power Marketing".