Print: Economics of infrastructure

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Arthur Sulzberger conceded that eventually the flagship THE NEW YORK TIMES will no longer be produced in print.      Not that we didn't anticipate that but that a leader in media has admitted that print is over. The reason it's over is economic.    Media can no longer support the cost of the infrastructure that print requires.  It's official.    At the New York Times Inc.,

"EliteAdmissionsGate" - First Class Action Lawsuit Filed, Will Days of Rage Follow?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Will those who view themselves as "screwed" in a rigged economic system occupy the mansions of the entitled in Greenwich, Connecticut? " Now out of print, it had been #60 on Amazon in 2009. 

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Media Vulnerable to Collapse in Post-Trump Era

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Already, much of print media and digital natives such as Buzzfeed and Vice are struggling. Those like The New York Times, which have a print legacy but managed to get their heads around digital, have turned themselves around.

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Millennial & Unemployed In The U.S. - It's Much Worse Overseas, Even In STEM

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's what Angelina Benoit reports in the current print edition of Bloomberg Business Week.   Benoit adds that according to economic expert Ekkerhard Ernst the youth unemployment overseas is going to get worse until about 2019.

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Davos Meme 2014: Media Covering Media

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The focus on the annual power fest of the World Economic Forum meet-up in Davos, Switzerland used to be coverage of weighty issues like where the global economy is headed or sustainability. Everything changes.

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Beyond Rich, Middle Class, Poor - No Longer Labeling Ourselves Via Class

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That could take the form of a financial reversal during the Crash of 2008 (which could happen again in 2019, of course), the collapse of an industry such as print, loss of a job when over-5o and not landing a comparable one, bankruptcy because of medical bills, and/or a game-changing scandal.

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Digitizing and Widgetizing Our Textbooks

The Communication Blog

Except for the fact that it can be accessed electronically, the digital textbook is little different from a print book. Reasons for the Move to Digital/Widgetal There are lots of reasons for the move from print to digital/widgetal. Perhaps the economic reason comes to mind most easily. Print books are expensive to produce, to ship, and to buy. This frequent assessment—whether for good or ill--would be virtually impossible in a print book.

2019 - Big Media Story Will Be Media

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The story of media could even upstage the saga of the coming global economic slowdown. Meanwhile, establishment media, with a print legacy, has bounced back. More powerful than governments, business enterprises, and nutty leaders is the media.

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Katherine Dettwyler - Line Between Private and Professional Selves Blurred

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In good-old print days, when employed full time by a major auto company, I knew not to identify it or make any negative references to its business in my articles for The Wall Street Journal.  But there can be an economic cost.

Language, Pop Culture, and the C-Word

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Meanwhile, all of us who make public statements should have become circumspect in all mediums - digital, print, audio, video, voice, and in-person. The "C-Word" used to refer to a medical condition: cancer. 

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

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In it, all ages, races, ethnic groups, and socio-economic incomes mix. Since a public library is less and less about print books, we who come in talk. Yesterday, I attended a guided group meditation session at the Woods Public Librar y, here in Tucson, Arizona.

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2030 - Will Social Media Go Down in History as Fad, Like the Hula Hoop

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The print kind. I just completed several on economic restructuring in developed nations and developing ones. That has transported my communications boutique from the vestiges of the two economic downturns in the 21st century to the kind of demand it experience last century. 

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Your Data Wants a Makeover

Duarte Blog

“The Crisis of Credit Visualized distills the economic crisis into a short and simple story by giving it form. Not only do economic activities take shape, but new relationships can emerge between these shapes.&#. Print spreads made from the same assets as the video.

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Denver Post, Et Al. - Do They Have a Right to Life?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Loyalists to the old-line print newspaper industry are fighting to keep them alive. And, here is the emotional toll economic displacement can have on seasoned players in journalism. The battle for the life of the Denver Post has gone high-profile. Meanwhile, the longer-term existence of once powerful brandnames in journalism, ranging from the San Jose Mercury News to the Orange County Register, is also in peril.

How To Be Everyone’s Cup Of Tea*

Can You Hear Me Up the Back?

That’s the problem you face when you’re printing a package. Economics dictate that you have to print two years worth of packaging, and you can’t customize it for anyone. I’ve been trying to drink a bit less coffee lately.

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Pricing strategies for freelancers and consultants

Joan Detz Speaker Services

You’ll find updated sample fees … an expanded chapter on negotiating … information regarding the impact of the economic recession on consulting businesses … advice for setting project rates … and advice for raising your rates. Print $23.95. Last week at the NAGC conference in St.

E-Book = New price of entry

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Building a brand for a consultant, financial planner, or politico used to entail publishing a print book through an established house like HarperCollins.   That

Brenda Barnes's letter to Sara Lee employees - Why so much corporatese?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

However, it's puzzling that her good-bye letter to employees - which FORTUNE prints here  - is so filled with corporatese.    I am so proud of what we accomplished together and how we did this in very challenging economic and competitive climate." In many ways, Brenda Barnes was the new Professional Woman. 

Those 169,000 Jobs Might Be Disappointing: But we ghostwriters/speechwriters are too busy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But when you're among those in what's growing, maybe even too fast, you become transformed into an economic bull.  That adds up to plenty of auditions for us for ghostwriting print and e-books. You bet, the recovery is uneven - and some sectors like law even remain flat.

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Career Crash 2003: Breaking open to way too much choice

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Instead of thinking what group to join for networking or what degree to pick up, we look straight into the realities of economic survival.  Bottoming out has become the 21st-century success formula. 

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Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Such a reset could wake up the business-print sector which has been in decline since the 1990s boom ended.    Back during that period of rapid economic growth, publications such as RED HERRING and BUSINESS 2.0 In late April around the same time, both THE WALL STREET JOURNAL and BLOOMBERG BUSINESS WEEK will introduce what could set fresh trends in mainstream media. As we have been hearing, the WSJ is launching   New York coverage.  That

Tunisia: Social Media as Black Swan [not to be confused with film about ballet]

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The classic example is how the Internet appeared and was a game changer in business, how human beings communicate, the print media industry, and the legal system.   Such a shift could provide non-Muslim nations an opening in the coversation with Muslim ones about how they can be more economically interdependent. This was not supposed to happend in Tunisia: Revolution.    The Muslim culture was moderate enough to not bring politics or emotions to the boiling point. 

Chris Christie aka Gov Sandwiches: What a PR opportunity in obesity

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In fact few matters inspire mirth these days of global economic tension.   It was this, not the print novel, which got me invitations to speak on careers.  Chris Christie keeps resurfacing as a probable GOP presidential candidate. 

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Public Speaking Book Roundup: Duarte, Livingston, Smith and Boettinger

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

This book is a neglected masterpiece, out of print, and originally published in 1969.    And he spends far too much time wandering through the thickets of Western literature, philosophy, and economics before he gets to the point. The pile of new books on public speaking people have sent me regularly gets too high to be safe, and then I work through them to see what’s most useful.    Here’s the best of the current ones.   1. 

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Finding article ideas to pitch to editors

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Even if you do not have a regular column to write, the Yellow Pages (print or online versions) can be a great place to find article ideas. Think in terms of housing, crime, other social or cultural issues, immigration, economic issues, legal or political issues, and so on. [Excerpt from Everything You Wanted to Know About Freelance Writing - [link] ].

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Deliver a Presentation like Steve Jobs - BusinessWeek

BusinessWeek BusinessWeek Exchange Search all of Unstructured Finance: BusinessWeek s Wall Street News Blog Home Top News Economics Columnists Videos Newsletters The Debate Room In Your Face Blogs Money & Politics Green Business What’s Your Story? A 10-part framework you can use to wow your own audience By Carmine Gallo Story Tools post a comment e-mail this story print this story order a reprint suggest a story digg this save to

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Controversy: Risky Tool, Powerful Punch

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The July 23rd print edition of the influential THE ECONOMIST covers that appearance in its section "Schumpeter."  The whole "New Testament" of the Bible was, come to think of it, built around a controversy. 

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Public Relations Generation Gap - Digital aren't winning, yet

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Yes, they will be at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland this coming January.    It's tough to pull ourselves offline long enough to write a  print 250-page something.  "You're stuck in the past."  "  We digitals can say that over and over again about the old-guard in the public relations industry. 

The Media Economy - Black Swan Opportunities

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

   In media, the Internet has shifted the game from print to, as Jennifer Senior reports  in the May 10th edition of NEW YORK Magazine, digital media, video games, interactive advertising, and other niche services.   After I made the leap from totally print to the lion's share of my assignments in digital, I returned to a success formula from the past. 

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 20, 2013: If you are involved with policy regarding charter schools you need to read SRC member Joseph Dworetsky’s lucid analysis of their financial impact on school districts (and taxpayers).

Speaking Of...

Whether or not one supports charters in general, the economics of their funding are central to the District''s budget problems. Her responses are printed below in full: [link] Diane Ravitch and the Corporate Reign of Error Huffington Post by Arthur Goldstein ESL Teacher and UFT Chapter Leader 09/19/2013 6:06 pm I''ve been teaching for almost thirty years, and I don''t know precisely when my colleagues and I became public enemy number one.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 23, 2013: With lawmakers returning, it's time to stand up for public education

Speaking Of...

Dr. Ravitch’s presence in the city, which is a hotbed for political, economic, and social debates that center around the city’s troubled school system, was celebrated by thousands of educators—both those who were able to attend the event and those who weren’t. in economic activity. Click Here To View and Print the Conference Registration Brochure.

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Books & The Gush: Career Recklessness?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Sales did not do all that well and the book is out of print.    At least, in the 30 years of an economic boom in the U.S.  However, Pre-publication of Bob Dilenschneider's book "Power and Influence: The Rules Have Changed," television financial commentator Maria Bartiromo spoke well of it.    Bartiromo is doing the Foreward for Dilenschneider's next book , due out February 10, 2010. 

Designing Choreographies for the New Economy of Attention

Human attention-structures work differently from goods and services and will require a new kind of economics and a new kind of economist. At the center of this debate are questions about changes in the practices and economics of education, and their bearing on structures of attention.

Charli Jane Speaker Services: 10 Ways to get publicity

For newspaper and printed media, be prepared to follow-up on your submission with calls and emails (Did you receive my press release?). If you need printed advertising media and are just starting your business or are on a low budget, visit Vista Print online.

Eight Steps to Getting Speaking Engagements : MarketingProfs Articles

Home Marketing Resources Online Seminars Conferences Research Store Members Only Forum Blog Jobs Resources Home How-to Articles Case Studies Online Seminars Downloads Quick Reads Daily Chirp (0) items My Cart Email Print Save Text: A A Eight Steps to Getting Speaking Engagements by Steve Markman Published on October 28, 2003 Marketing and PR efforts should be in the forefront of your organization, especially in todays competitive climate and the uncertain economy.

How to Meet With and Speak to Your CEO

Executive Speech Coach

Send your one-page summary in advance, as most Exec Assistants will print and provide a briefing package at the end of the day for the next day’s meetings. Dan McCarthy is the Director of Executive Development Programs (EDP) at the Whittemore School of Business and Economics. How to Present to the CEO of Your Company and Win. Guest Post by Dan McCarthy Most employees NEVER get to have a meeting with the CEO of their company.

Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 21, 2013: School Funding Formula Press Event on Monday 9/23 at 11:30 am Capitol Rotunda

Speaking Of...

link] Newly Released Economic Well-Being Indicators A project of the Anne E. Click Here To View and Print the Conference Registration Brochure.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 5, 2013: School Funding shouldn't depend upon how powerful your legislator is – Join us in Harrisburg Sept. 23rd

Speaking Of...

Shoring up the flagging education system has been a pillar of President Enrique Peña Nieto ’s efforts to advance the country economically and move more people into the middle class. Click Here To View and Print the Conference Registration Brochure.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 13, 2013: Forbes: Charter School Gravy Train Runs Express To Fat City (using “other people’s money”)

Speaking Of...

link] Let''s Reverse the Damage From Race to the Top, EPI Report Says Education Week Politics K-12 Blog By Michele McNeil on September 12, 2013 9:05 AM A new report by the Economic Policy Institute finds big flaws in the Race to the Top program and questions how much the $4 billion spent to spur education improvements in the states will actually narrow achievement gaps and improve student outcomes. Click Here To View and Print the Conference Registration Brochure.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 19, 2013: Ravitch and Rhee: Two Near-Opposite Views for Fixing Philadelphia Schools

Speaking Of...

Dozens of the nation’s top CEOs will meet today to set the plans for a national advertising blitz that may include TV, radio and print. What’s missing in the current debate over economic inequality is enough serious discussion about investing in effective early childhood development from birth to age 5. Click Here To View and Print the Conference Registration Brochure.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 11, 2013: Teaching? Piece of cake. Everybody knows you can pick that up in just five weeks….

Speaking Of...

And it grew again last year, according to an analysis of Internal Revenue Service figures dating to 1913 by economists at the University of California , Berkeley , the Paris School of Economics and Oxford University. Click Here To View and Print the Conference Registration Brochure. Click Here To View and Print the Conference Registration Brochure.

2013 40

Top 20 Seminar Scams and How to Avoid Them

Great Public Speaking

Here are some insider tips to watch for when attending a seminar (they are in no particular order and you should probably print this out and take it with you when you attend your next seminar): I’ll list them here for quick reference and then give more details below. Unfortunately, I also “get” the economics of celebrity hype and how conmen and hucksters use celebrities to manipulate you into spending money you never would have spent had you been totally clear minded at the time.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 17, 2013: “Anyone want to see the “crisis in American education”? Come see how the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is denying a thorough and efficient education to the children of Pittsburgh.”

Speaking Of...

The author is Addison Wiggin, executive publisher of Agora Financial, LLC, described in his biography as “a fiercely independent economic forecasting and financial research firm based in Baltimore , Md. Click Here To View and Print the Conference Registration Brochure.

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