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Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

My friends at Symphonia are running a community building sessions based on the methodology and work of Peter Block. Workshops community buildingI have been to his workshops and they are great. Peter Block. Contact Johleen on 021 913 3507 or email to book your place.

The need for participation, compassion, & community in the classroom (and lecture hall)

Presentation Zen

In the book Dumbing Us Down , author and award-winning teacher John Taylor Gatto speaks on the importance of community. Part 1.

January 5th - Speak & Deliver Speaks at Red Rock Community College

Speak and Deliver


Interview: Erik Hersman, TED Fellow & Founder of iHub

Duarte Blog

Business Interview Video Africa community Erik Hersman iHub presentations tech Technology TED Fellow

Dr. Martin Luther King – Words Matter

Matt Eventoff

Uncategorized anti racism century christianity clip community organizing conclusion human interest Jr. Words matter.

Special Note TJ Walker Community

TJ Walker Interactive

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TJ Walker Channel is looking for Community Engagement Officers and Interns

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized Community Engagement Officers Interns internship TJ Walker

Trial as community healer

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

What seems to have happened as a result of the two trials - the one about conviction and this one about the sentencing - is that the community has begun healing.  Today was the third day of deliberations for the jurors in the penalty phase of the Petit murder trial.    Earlier they had been deadlocked. 

Join my Making Presentations Fun community on Ning

Speak Schmeak

As a kickoff to the book I'm working on about making presentations fun, I've started a Speak Schmeak community on Ning where we can play, write, draw, post videos and engage in discussion about what makes presentations fun! This is my first time with this kind of site, so if you have ideas for enhancing it, please let me know. See you soon

Join my Making Presentations Fun community on Ning

Speak Schmeak

As a kickoff to the book I'm working on about making presentations fun, I've started a Speak Schmeak community on Ning where we can play, write, draw, post videos and engage in discussion about what makes presentations fun! This is my first time with this kind of site, so if you have ideas for enhancing it, please let me know. See you soon!

new resource: public speaking community

The Eloquent Woman

As with any online community, this one will work best if you participate. Check it out!

The Public Library - Building Community, One Special Event At A Time

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The public library has been the heart of the community. It was conducted by Bev Paul. Yeah, Paul was that  gifted.  People watch.

Gannett cuts 700 in its community newspapers

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Meanwhile, community newspapers have become the killing fields, at least those owned by Gannett.    The stock is up 4%.

Relationships Shape Women’s Communications

DeFinis Communications

Women are more active in creating community. Business Tips Executive Speech Tips Language Performance Physical Presence Presentation Skills Presentation Tips Speaking Tips Technical Presentations Top Speaking Tips Uncategorized Vocabulary body language passion community Connection Distinctive Language effectiveness Encore!

Bring the TEDWomen conference to your community

The Eloquent Woman

Check out the community on The Eloquent Woman on Facebook , and sign up for Step Up Your Speaking , my free monthly newsletter, here.

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Blogging at Motley Fool: It takes a community

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  From the get-go, there was a sense of community.    Our leader was Roger Friedman.  Branding careers Weblogs

The Ladies Who Lunch - 21st Century Version Are Ladies In Over-55 Communities

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The setting for that historic Easter repast was the dining room of her retirement community, Saddlebrooke, Oro Valley, AZ. It was Easter 2014.

Join the Network of Community Leaders for South Africa

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

A few months ago we invited people who are passionate about South Africa to join the Network of Community Leaders for South Africa (see below for the message that was sent out in May). Venue: Manenberg (a community who is setting a wonderful example in terms of community building). Dear Craig. for more information). Louise.

Middle Class Economics - Rebrand That As Affording A Satisfying Lifestyle, Safe Community

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The concept which could and would empower Americans is this: Having access to an affordable satisfying lifestyle in a safe community.

Jewish Lite - Hunger for Community

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  It's more that we hunger for its sense of community, taking care of its own, candor, and that wonderful Yiddish dialect.  There will never be the deep Jewish identity that was the ethos of "Annie Hall."  "  Too old-world ethnic.    And we all have had with every aspect of Woody Allen. 

Would it help if I sounded like a man? 5 Techniques for Quiet Talkers

Kate's Voice

Perhaps believing this to be the case, as women have stepped into more and more leadership positions in business, politics and the community, the average pitch of women’s voices in the western world has dropped significantly. Many women think that a powerful voice is a low voice. On the average, women now speak only 2/3 […].

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Pima Community College: Beware self-praise in documents which can be made public

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The leadership at Pima Community College, here in Tucson, Arizona, learned a hard lesson. Here is the coverage by Carol Ann Alaimo. 

Lone Star Community College: Thanks to the news coverage, will there now be copy-cat stabbings?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  We may get an answer to that now that at Lone Star Community College in Texas the violence was done with a knife. 

LinkedIn Communities - Maybe Some Articles Should Be Targeted for Third-Party Media

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" For instance, on the LinkedIn communities, professionals too frequently post complex articles. Many of them are useful to members of the communities.  Those networks include LinkedIn.    Sure, LinkedIn is one of the most powerful professional networking tools.  We can't keep riding one horse.

Saber Es Poder (especially about money): ICFJ bridging that gap for minority communities

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  That was the lack of mainstream media coverage in minority communities on the subject of building, protecting, and growing wealth. 

4 Ways To Win Over Every Audience

Presentation Guru

The Guru’s Big Five Questions – Philip Collins

Presentation Guru

This community is the Guru.

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Gateway Community College vs. Harvard - Does it matter in communications career?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Is there any reason to attend Harvard versus Gateway Community College to start out on those career paths?    Any college, community or four-year, can do that.    And when she was paying for her degree it was at a community college.    They may turn out to be right. 

Hosting Toastmaster Time Television

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Shows are broadcast on local television community access channels and a complete archive of the past eight years are available for viewing on the Toastmaster Time website. Toastmaster Time is a long-running San Francisco Bay Area monthly television program, produced by members of Toastmasters International clubs in District 57.

Podcast: PR Troubles with Ozzie Guillen

Communication Steroids

Ozzie Guillen, manager of the Miami Marlins, stuck his foot in his mouth this week by saying he ‘loved Fidel Castro’ and caused a rumble in the Cuban Community in Florida. Tim and Roger take a look and see how the Marlins and Ozzie in particular, handled this PR situation. Public Relations Miami Marlins Ozzie Guillen

Excuse #923: "I'm not a presenter."

Speak Schmeak

Maybe you''re educating the community about autism. The Sharks thought the presentation was pretty bad, too, and told them so.

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I want to see the speaker, not the coaching

Speak Schmeak

I recently attended an event with a long lineup of speakers. I'm like a kid in a candy store at events with lots of speakers!

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Online Politeness

The Communication Blog

of Virtual Communities and Social Networking, 1(2), 65-84, April-June 2009), a topic we address in our textbooks but never fully enough. 10.10.2010 Online Politeness Heres an intresting take on politeness (Int. Categories: online politeness 2comments: Karen said. I was wondering where the link to the article was? Thanks! 10:48 AM Joesaid.

Hans Rosling: Doctor, Professor & Presenter Extraordinaire

Presentation Zen

But it's also a sad day for all of us in the greater TED community or data visualization/business intelligence communities as well.

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The Unstoppable Freelance Revolution

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

The freelancing community has grown in size and influence, as white-collar freelancers are becoming a more important economic force that collectively impacts business profitability and reinvents work beyond the traditional 9-to-5 office job. The Unstoppable Freelance Revolution. by Lisa Goller, MBA. Everyone is going be a subcontractor.

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Hybrid and Public Speaking

The Communication Blog

10.08.2009 Hybrid and Public Speaking Just searching some college websites and found (again)Maui Community Colleges (U of Hawaii)speech website--theres lots here for anyone teaching the hybrid or the public speaking course--handouts, student testimonials, guides, and more. Communication Strategies: Guidelines for Making Se.

5 public speaking lessons from a college president

Speak Schmeak

She is clearly inspired by her work, by the college and by our community, which was endearing to a local like me. that are numbered ? Darn it!

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Trick or Treat: Costumes, Pumpkin Carving, Harry Potter Hogwarts School Halloween House Will Treat Visitors to Augmented Reality “Wizardry”

Duarte Blog

After months of planning, today we get to share our magical creations with our fellow co-workers as well as the broader San Jose, CA community.

Princeton University, President Wilson and the Art of Public Speaking

Matt Eventoff

. “What is the object of oratory? Its object is persuasion and conviction…”. - Woodrow Wilson, The Princetonian, 1877.

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Three Radical Ideas for Improving (not Reforming) Higher Education

Speaking Of...

Per student spending of about $6000 in community colleges is a travesty. Require that all states receiving any Title IV financial aid maintain adequate per-student spending at their community colleges. Higher Education reauthorization community colleges Obama Gates higher education