Fri.Sep 06, 2019

The Slides You Deliver Versus the Slidedoc You Leave Behind

Duarte Blog

When someone comes to Duarte for support with a sales deck, investor deck, pitch deck, or really any deck, one of the first questions we ask is “do you need to project these slides or do you need them as a leave behind?” That’s when we brace ourselves for the response “we need it for [.]

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Likes, Instagram/Facebook, and Influencers

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The optics of likes on social networks - powerful stuff. Both for positive and negative reasons. On the positive side, the number of likes clue in, for example, consumers if that new face cream is worth trying. The influencer endorsing the face cream is likely earning a king's ransom.

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It doesn’t take a therapist to recognize this email problem…

SpeakerSue Says...

Ya’ gotta love analytics! A new client, using email analytics, discovered the customer-facing team is drowning in email! Every team is drowning in email! It doesn’t take analytics! Email breeds like rabbits! Write one and get two-three back. CC-ing is often the culprit. CC: Carbon Copy, or for anyone who has never seen a piece of carbon paper and why should you! Courtesy Copy.). Yes, of course, use CC if someone asks you to.

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Texas System of Justice - Could Randy Halprin "Matter for Decision" Trigger Major Scandal?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In Texas, Randy Halprin is scheduled for execution on October 10, 2019.    But, that won't happen if human rights advocates are able to obtain a new trial for Halprin.

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Total Uncertainty the New Economic Meme - CEOs, et al. Clueless

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Experts who pontificate about what's going to happen in the global, national, state, and local economy trigger eye-rolls.

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Puritanism Disrupted - Lawyer Katherine Spears Is Activist for Making Sex Work a Right (while employed in NV brothel 3 weeks a month)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

America's Puritan roots go deep. Prostitution, despite being legal in Nevada, continues to be a taboo subject - and not a respected way to earn a living. However, when all the moving parts are operating smoothly and on the right side of the law box, the profession can be lucrative. 

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