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Speaking tips from "Serial"

Speak Schmeak

I finally got around to finishing the original season of the podcast "Serial," in which the case of convicted murder Adnan Syed is re-evaluated in detail by investigative journalist Sarah Koenig. I had listened to the first four episodes on a road trip last year, but never picked it up again.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 307) – Tyrion Lannister

Manner of Speaking

“When you tear out a man’s tongue, you are not proving him a liar; you’re only telling the world that you fear what he might say.” — Tyrion Lannister, Game of Thrones. The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 307) – Tyrion Lannister appeared first on Manner of Speaking. Quotes for Public Speakers Game of Thrones public speaking public speaking quotes quote Tyrion Lannister

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Intro to The Accidental Writer

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Don’ t know why, but I am writing my memoir, The Accidental Writer. About 10 chapters into it. Posting the first draft (pleas excuse any typos) of the introduction here. Seem like something you’d want to read? Do let me know! Introduction to The Accidental Writer. I have been one of Canada’s most successful freelance writers and one of the country’s most successful freelance trainers.

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"Unintended Entrepreneur" - 40% of Us Are Already Scrambling on Our Own, Many More Will Follow

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Billionaires in tech who also changed the world made the concept of entrepreneurship heroic. Elite schools of business, which had focused on staffing up Corporate America, began offering programs for wannabe entrepreneurs.

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How Voice of the Customer Concept Can Boost Sales and Revenue

SlideModel

Many small businesses continue to grow as a result of customer satisfaction, whereas many large organizations can decline when they fail to account for the voice of their customers. The smartphone industry is quite a recent example of this.

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Skadden Arps - Recalling Fatty Arbuckle

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The charges are that Greg Craig made false statements about his work for the Ukraine. Those were to the Justice Department. He will be arraigned tomorrow. Here are more details from Law.com. Those are newsworthy for several reason. One, Craig is a Democrat.

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Technology & Other Fun Stuff for Speakers with Scott Klososky

Speaker Launcher

Do you ever wonder where technology is heading and how it will affect the speaking world? On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast, we are joined by Scott Klososky who will share his expertise and give us a glimpse into the future to see what we can expect in technology. Throughout his career, […]. The post Technology & Other Fun Stuff for Speakers with Scott Klososky appeared first on Jane Atkinson.

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So This Could Have Been Our U.S. President?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here is the copy of the 36-count Grand Jury indictment against Michael Avenatti, via The Recorder. Need affordable help strategically planning and putting together content? That ranges from blog posts and e-books to planning/scripting podcasts and creating traditional speeches.

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Was This a Love Story Which Could Only Have Tragic Ending in America? Irwin & Alexandria Jacobs

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Is this Shakespearean? Irwin Jacobs, law enforcement believes, murdered his wife Alexandria. She had been wheelchair bound for about a year and her mind was slipping into dementia. Then he murdered himself. A self-made entrepreneur, Irwin had been part owner of the Vikings.

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Julian Assange - A Lot of Folks Didn't Like John Adams Either

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's the classic on how the world (including inside the beltway) really works: "The Power Game" by Hedrick Smith.    In it, Smith explains that one source of power is likability.    Well, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is perceived to lack that.

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Law Firm, Philly - Full Time Writer/Social Media (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Details. careers

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Summaries for Non-Fiction Books - REMOTE (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Details. careers

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The Cookie Jar Is Just Sitting There - Such a Small Step for Lawyers to Open the Lid, Put Their Hand In

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There is a lot of money in clients' accounts. And there are lawyers who need temporary financing.    So, as happens in fiction and in real life, the lawyers put their hands in the cookie jar. Most position and package it in their heads as a temporary loan they will repay. The law sees the situation differently. Many recall how law partner Will Gardner on "The Good Wife" was suspended from practicing law for six months.

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