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Drudge Report Mocks Barack Obama's 51-Minute Long Goodbye - Yale's Jeffrey Sonnenfeld Documented Why Leaders Can't Let Go

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The conservative Drudge Report has reason to mock Barack Obama's long long farewell address. It ran 51 minutes, 10 seconds. He's not alone.

Alleged Use of THE Worst Racial Slur on "Apprentice" - Will Cost $5 Million to Document That

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Allegedly, there is a tape to document that. " - David A. Morris, Fortune, October 9, 2016. Here is the article.

First Allegedly Ailes, Now Documented Trump - Will America Return to Puritan Ethos?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Probably even when they were stinking drunk, and that was almost daily, they didn't banter about female private parts or grope them. Pass the yams.

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

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 The local paper Arizona Daily Star obtained those documents through a public-records request. Here is the coverage by Carol Ann Alaimo. 

Sample Agreement Documents

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

or higher is required for viewing most documents and forms on the this website. After talking to professional speakers, speaker bureaus and lawyers, the following template was developed to give you an idea of the elements to consider when writing your own agreement. All names and company names have been changed or omitted. 1500 S.

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Loneliness Can Kill, Documents THE NEW REPUBLIC - But belonging can hurt so much

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The why behind that is documented in Judith Shulevitz's article in THE NEW REPUBLIC "The Lethality of Loneliness." Twelve-step programs hammer the dangers of isolation.    They encourage even compulsively attending meetings to create a sense of belonging.    He was buried last Thursday. 

Executive Speech Coach - Business Presentations: What's the.

Executive Speech Coach

There is a big difference between these two documents in their purpose and hence their form. Executive Speech Coach - Business Presentations Business presentations tips for executives, sales presenters, managers, technical experts and professionals from the "Speech Coach for Executives" George Torok. Function always drives form. Never.

Discover why every document should “AIAA” and receive a free PDF writing book

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Discover why every document should "AIAA" and request a free PDF business writing, copywriting, or freelance writing book. But you have to read this post and reply by Monday May 17.

PowerPoint Surgery: Tips to create presentation slides that make your message stick, not suck -- Guest post by Lee Jackson

Speak Schmeak

Think billboard, NOT document. But most of them are dull or even bad. It''s bizarre, and it can really hurt your career. But there is hope.

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Ten Commandments for Writing and Speaking

Manner of Speaking

As I worked my way through the documents, I discovered an old photocopy entitled “Ten Commandments for Plain Language Documents&#.

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Tipping point for Diocese of Bridgeport/RC Church? - US SC denies request to keep documents sealed

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The United States Supreme Court  denied the request of the Diocese of Bridgeport, filed on a paid-fee basis by its law firm Mayer Brown, to keep the discovery documents from the settlement of clergy sex abuse cases sealed.     They number more than 12,000 pages.   Time will tell.

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Those clergy sex-abuse documents - Unsealed by 12/1/09, CT Superior Court orders Diocese of Bridgeport

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Judge Stevens ruled that the CT Diocese of Bridgeport must give the media access to the more than 12,000 pages of discovery documents collected in conjunction with the 23 clergy sex abuse lawsuits.  SC reviewed its request to keep the documents sealed.    They were settled in 2001.  Supreme Court. 

Unsealing of Clergy Sex Abuse Documents: Egan's Agony in the Garden

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Yesterday, just at the Connecticut Superior Court in Waterbury ordered, the discovery documents from the clergy sex abuse lawsuits in the Diocese of Bridgeport were unsealed. " Rather than a resolution of anything, these documents could be causing a tipping point.    This will be Egan's agony in the garden.

Free PowerPoint alternatives–Google Docs

PowerPoint Tips

Alternatively, Log into to your Gmail account and click the Documents link at the upper-left. Here are the steps for getting started.

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Create great docs from PowerPoint – review of George! for PowerPoint

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

PowerPoint is a great tool for creating presentations, but it has never been particularly good at creating documentation or handouts. George!

The flipped meeting

PowerPoint Tips

Instead, the Assistant Marketing Manager would prepare a document with the results of his/her research. What is the flipped classroom?

Malala Yousafzai and Public Speaking: 12 Lessons from the Best Speech of 2013

Matt Eventoff

Chunking” – Malala was delivering from a written document (I am unsure if it was a prepared text, or notes), but only spoke while looking down once.

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Format quotations to get attention

PowerPoint Tips

Presenters use a blank layout, insert a text box, and type or paste the quote from some document. Here’s a slide that a client gave me.

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How much should I charge per word?

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

By the same token, expect to charge less if you are editing a book of straight prose than if you are editing a corporate document, especially if it is a complex shareholder document or marketing material. How much should I charge per word? There is no right answer to that question. But let me start with a story. “No matter what?”

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How to show paper forms or software screens on a PowerPoint slide

PowerPoint Tips

They may want to repurpose the slides to a PDF document or some other format, perhaps for downloading or future reference.

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Turn a presentation into a report or e-book

PowerPoint Tips

If you wrote a script or at least thorough notes, you can pour those into a Word document. If you wrote a script. ” What about images?

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Understanding the writing process

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

take notes and document external sources. prepare an outline, breaking down your document into manageable chunks. complete a first draft, or a full section of longer documents, before revising. write the introductions and conclusions of longer documents last. Excerpt from Harness the Business Writing Process. Research.

How many uses for PowerPoint can you think of? (my 500th post!)

PowerPoint Tips

Create images for a Word document. Most people think of PowerPoint as a visual aid for a live presentation. Edit photos. Create training videos.

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I have seen the worst slide in the world

PowerPoint Tips

I wouldn’t have said anything if this diagram had been called a document, but it was called a slide. I found this at [link]. Check it out.

New Words

The Communication Blog

Dox = an abeviated form of "documents" or "to document". Words of 2012. The New York Times annually identifies new words of the year. Invariably there are several communication terms: Dox. Eastwooding. Nomophobia. Unskew. Eastwooding = talking to a chair. MOOC = an acronymn for Massive Open Online Course. link].

10 Steps to Delivery an Outstanding Speech

TJ Walker Interactive

Create a Word or PowerPoint document that contains all of the extra message points, data points, complex charts, facts, and data. In fact, dump as much data as you want in this document. Offer to email this document to your audience in advance or after your speech, or give as a handout. Prioritize your messages.

6 Ways To Counteract Your Audience's Short Attention Span

Professionally Speaking...

And then find another vehicle [handout, document on website, email] through which to share the nice-to-knows. Ask lots of questions.

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How to convince executives that presenters need presentation skills training

PowerPoint Tips

Although I disagree with some of Bruce’s conclusions, I return to his book regularly for the research that he documents.

Send in the writers: When and why to hire a freelance writer

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Sometimes it is worth hiring a freelance writer to write a critical document for you. Imagine that you’ve been writing all day and you are on your fifth draft of a one-page promotional flyer. You are not sure if the headline will hook your target market. E-mail is piling up in your in-box. It’s time to send in the writers.

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Microsoft Sway: give it a try, avoid the hype

More than PowerPoint...

Bring along a Word document, PowerPoint presentation, and a PDF file to see what Sway will do with them when you upload them. It’s not.

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Import text from Word or Notepad

PowerPoint Tips

Follow these steps to create the outline: Open a Word or Notepad document. Importing an outline. This is called importing an outline.

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Pete’s Law: Results From The PowerPoint Ban

Can You Hear Me Up the Back?

This called for decisive action, so Pete banned PowerPoint and gave everyone a limit of a 2 page Word document for all proposals and presentations. “If

Using a window instead of full screen for Slide Show view

PowerPoint Tips

In response to an unexpected question, you want to show another presentation, spreadsheet or document. Click the Set Up Slide Show button.

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View 2 presentations side by side

PowerPoint Tips

You just open the two Word documents and drag one of them to the side. Have you ever wanted to compare two PowerPoint files side-by-side?

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Speaking from a script doesn't have to sound scripted

Speak Schmeak

Your script is not meant as a document, but as a living, breathing conversation. Remember: A script is not a document. Got it?

Microsoft advises of a serious security vulnerability that can be transmitted via embedded fonts

PowerPoint Tips

Office documents can include embedded fonts that automatically install themselves when the document is opened, so PowerPoint, Word and Excel files should be considered risky. As of early November, 2011, Microsoft has provided notification of a serious security vulnerability that are transmitted via TrueType fonts. link].

Do you really need to give a presentation?

Speak Schmeak

Are you the one calling an information-transfer meeting concerning data that could easily be e-mailed to others in a document?

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Freelance Writer’s resolutions for the New Year

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Determine the types of documents or articles you can write based on your experience. If you want to boost your freelance writing business in 2016 here are some resolutions you can make to help you boost your business: Create a business vision that defines who you want to be, who you want to work for and what you want to do (can do).

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A Truly Heroic Speech

Manner of Speaking

Let’s honor the founding documents and get our priorities straight. It was a truly heroic speech. Thank you.”.

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Do you present with printed slides? What if your slides were the size of your paper?

PowerPoint Tips

But the smallest text is 14 points, quite large for a printed document. One of my clients hired a venture capital pitch coach! The problem.

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