Wed.Sep 18, 2019

Fear isn't the reason you avoid speaking.

Speak Schmeak

Not Alex Honnold. Raise your hand if you watched "Free Solo," the documentary about Alex Honnold's untethered climb of El Capitan's 900-meter vertical rock face at Yosemite National Park. Now raise your hand if you watched with one eye closed, hands in front of your face, hiding in a closet!

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Transforming Numbers into Narrative will Build your Career

Duarte Blog

Organizations are drowning in data. We have access to more information than at any other time in history. Just think about all of the ways that we create and collect data today. Every time we use the Internet, scroll through social media, wear smartwatches, or have a blood test—we create data.

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End of Influencers, Return of Brands - How Generation Z Makes Purchasing Decisions

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Trends Interrupted. Again, that is happening. The big bang is that members of Generation Z (those born between 1997 and 2015) ignore influencers in their purchasing decisions. Instead they pay attention to brands. 

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Boris Johnson: 'The boy who wanted to be king.

Max Atkinson

At next week's European Speechwriters conference in Paris, Brian Jenner has asked me to run a breakout session on the afternoon of Friday 27th September - where the probable topic is the rhetorical skill (or otherwise) of new UK prime minister Johnson.

Liberal Dog Fight - Joe Kennedy III Reported to Announce Saturday Run Against Ed Markey for U.S. Senate

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A Kennedy who is a U.S. Representative versus a proven U.S. Senator. Both liberal. Both brandnames.    That's the dog fight which many have been anticipating. Now, reports The Wall Street Journal , it's going to happen.

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