Thu.Nov 15, 2018

Using Alexa Flash Briefings to Boost Your Speaking Business with Jeff Smith

Speaker Launcher

Jeff Smith aka The Alexa Guy is with us to explain what Alexa Flash Briefings are and how to make them work for you and grow your speaking business. Jeff Smith creates Alexa skills for companies, entrepreneurs, coaches and speakers to help them engage with their followers on a daily basis. In December of 2017, […]. The post Using Alexa Flash Briefings to Boost Your Speaking Business with Jeff Smith appeared first on Jane Atkinson.

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Avery - Hell Is Relative

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It was the ice. No, some contend, it was the snow. And, everyone groused about the bone-chilling cold. Avery made life a lot harder, very quickly on Thursday. The ice was plentiful. Several times my car veered into the sidewalk. You bet, those cars behind me slowed down.

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How to Foster a Culture of Creativity in Your Team

Presentation Guru

Many of us (especially if we’re working in any kind of corporate role) wrongly assume that to be creative, means to be artistic. In fact, creativity involves using our imagination or original ideas to create something. It’s about being inventive.

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Cruel Irony: Could Laws to Prevent Suicides Be Increasing Them?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

New York City taxi driver Roy Kim hung himself on November 5th. That was the 8th recent suicide among the city's cabbies. And, collectively they are part of the dramatic rise in suicides among American workers of all kinds.

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How to Give A Compelling Interview Presentation: Tips, Examples and Topic Ideas


Backup your statements with facts. Interview presentations have now become the new norm for most industries. They are popular for sales, marketing, technology and academic positions.

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The Mind of a Serial Killer - What Was Samuel Little Thinking When He Snuffed Out Up to 90 Lives?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The signature of "Criminal Minds" is this: Creepy plot lines for depicting various kinds of serial killings. One of the most riveting was the psychiatrist's daughter who transformed her victims into the dolls her father had taken away from her when a child. Then she offed them.

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Speaking To Time – Learn How to Avoid Overrunning

Inter-Activ Presenting and Influencing

Speaking to time - Hands up if you get frustrated by speakers who overrun! Presenters who have not mastered the art of speaking to time are one of my pet hates, and it seems that I am not alone. Overrunning is one of the most common complaints in both the business and community sectors. Few people appreciate speakers who fail to respect their audience's time. The consequences of poor presentation timekeeping. Audiences get bored by overlong presentations, and some members may even walk out.

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More Trending

Roy Kim - Where Was Government?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Another standard way of making a good living, if you work very hard, is being blown up by technology. That's driving a taxi in New York City.

Career Paths - Remembering Peter Thiel's Big Disappointment

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Sure, Jones Day paid bonuses up to $400k to the 11 former U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) clerks. And, sure, that has become a story in itself, and, according to Tony Mauro at , not an entirely positive one. But, likely Jones Day doesn't give a damn.

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Story-Telling - Christmas Narrative Not Credible in 2018

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

An iconic part of the Christmas story is the altruism of Joseph.    According to the standard saga, Virgin Mary told him that she was pregnant. Since they had not had sexual relations, he knew he was not the father. He also accepted that Mary had not had sex with anyone else. 

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