Fri.Apr 19, 2019

Greenwich, CT - What's Changed, What's the Same (such as so many AA meetings)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The big old-line mansions aren't selling in Greenwich, Connecticut. During Q1 2019, Bloomberg reported sales were down 25%. The ethos of that affluent community has changed. What are selling are those smaller kinds of residences. Those are perfect for getaways from Manhattan.

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Which post-war Oxford prime minister was the best speaker?

Max Atkinson

Since 1945, 10 of the 14 (72%) UK prime ministers were graduates of Oxford university. None had been to Cambridge, Durham, Manchester, London or any other English university. Gordon Brown graduated and taught at Sottish universities.

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Live Like Medieval Monk, Now & Throughout Retirement

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

They are everywhere: Rational men and women who wake up one day and recognize they will never have enough to retire or stay retired. They are probably in their 50s. They read they could make it into their 90s. There is hope, at least according to Jared Dillian's article on MarketWatch.

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Which Oxford prime minister was the best speaker?

Max Atkinson

Since 1945, 10 of the 14 (72%) UK prime ministers were graduates of Oxford university. None had been to Cambridge, Durham, London or any other English university. Gordon Brown graduated and taught at Sottish universities.

2019 52

Instead of Investing in M.B.A. Degree, Read These 11 Books (Jack Welch's isn't included, Dale Carnegie's is)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Once considered the degree with the guaranteed high ROI - the M.B.A. - has gone uncool.    According to a 2018 Kaplan survey , 70% of M.B.A. programs report applications are down.

2019 56

Your secret equation for prospecting success

SpeakerSue Says...

Care + personalization = engagement. Personalize your touchpoint. Evoke authentic emotion. Make the next step friction-less. Delight with a vision statement. The equation starts with caring enough about their success/happiness/delight/comfort instead of your passion for your product or desire to make a sale. BONUS. Should you ever cold email today? No and maybe.

Straight from Machiavelli: Democrats Hire Jones Day

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Trump Administration dumped law firm Jones Day for any legal work on the reelection campaign. Here is the coverage of that development. A Democrat who's campaigning for U.S. president and who has the funding would be smart to hire Jones Day to manage election legal matters.

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More Trending

The White Shoe Law Firm & "Tolton v. Jones Day"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Jones Day is proud of its success in promoting a diverse group of outstanding lawyers."  "  Posted in April 2019, on Jones Day's website. Here is the entire statement. From the get-go, law firm Jones Day blew crisis management 101. Yes, "Tolton v.

2019 52

Wrapping Our Minds and Hearts Around "Crazy"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Last night "Law & Order SVU" played with the definition of "legal insanity" in a soul-wrenching way. A successful female lawyer at first tried to pin the murder of her husband and two children on the nanny. Then Fin discovered blood of the deceased on her sneakers.

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More Shade Thrown on Morrison & Foerster - "Doe v. MoFo"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"The federal judge [U.S. Magistrate Jacqueline Scott Corley] overseeing the gender discrimination case against Morrison & Foerster has denied the firm's motion to sanction a former associate [Jane Doe 4] who signed a waiver of claims before suing the firm." 

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Executive Content Writer, Bellevue, Washington (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

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