Mon.Nov 05, 2018

Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 296) – Gloria Steinem

Manner of Speaking

“I think the most obvious real fear I had was of public speaking. That really paralyzed me. I’d have to cancel appearances at the last minute because if I tried to do them, I’d lose all my saliva and each … Continue reading → Quotes for Public Speakers fear of public speaking Gloria Steinem public speaking Public Speaking Quotations quotes

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What if you didn’t own a car anymore?

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I own a car. When it dies, I may not buy another. In fact, I may never own another car again in my lifetime. I don’t want to be careless. I’d rather be carless. This is a shocking statement for a middle-aged Michigan suburbanite to make. For a time, I worked in the auto industry.

2018 56

SoCal Real Estate - Those Planning to Retire Should Have Sold At Top of Market

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A crash? Probably not. The real estate experts, reports LA Times , are not anticipating a meltdown in the housing market in Southern California.    But there has been a slowdown in sales. Inventory of unsold houses is piling up. And sellers have had to downsize the asking price.

2018 56

Substance Abuse - The Limits to Compassion

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There's a substance abuse epidemic. Compassion that addiction is a disease isn't being effective to bring it under control. Meanwhile, insurance companies are paying out a bundle for in-patient rehabs. Residences are being robbed (including my one-time beach house).

2018 52

Staying Off the Wolf's Radar

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Those who oversee the U.S. economy must be shaking in their shoes.    More of us among the best and brightest are thumbing our nose at conspicuous consumption and opting for radical saving.

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