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Use triggers to create interactive presentations

PowerPoint Tips

Audiences today want an interactive experience. As a presenter, you can: Ask them questions. Answer their questions. Organize small group exercises. But you can do more. You can also integrate your audience into the presentation itself.

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Over-50 - "They" Seem to Want You Out & What You Must Do

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Your boss might have been fired. It seems like a typical case of guilt-by-association. The new regime is cool or even abusive toward you.    You notice less and less gray hair around the office. New hires all look the same: mid-20s. Plum assignments aren't coming your way.

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Your LinkedIn Profile - How's It Doing

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

LinkedIn is  the  platform for professionals. At least currently. That means your profile represents how you are presenting yourself to potential employers, those you want to network with, clients, and customers. In essence, that constitutes a "sales pitch." 

Cover Letters - Seasoned Professionals Can Prevent Getting Knocked Out of Box as "Overqualified"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The cover letter is how job hunters introduce themselves to potential employers. Essentially, that means it's a sales pitch. And, if the sales pitch is done effectively, the cover letter can prevent seasoned professionals from getting knocked out of the box as "overqualified."

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(Paid) Work Can No Longer Be Religion of U.S. - Tech Could Eliminate 38% of Jobs By Early 2030s

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A bunch of misfits who couldn't make it in the old country migrated to the new world. They were the Puritans. Among the values they brought with them was the deification of work. Yes, work was a sacred act. 

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Career Interrupted: The "Borking" of Brett Kavanaugh

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The conservative Drudge Report took a surprising stand.    Late Sunday night it headlined with The Hill coverage of Christine Blasey Ford's allegation that U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her. That was in the early 1980s.

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