Mon.Jul 09, 2018

Wall Street Journal/MarketWatch: Bernanke’s $250,000 Fee

Matt Eventoff

By Greg Robb. "Matt "Matt Eventoff, owner of Princeton Public Speaking, a firm that trains executives to give speak in public, said Bernanke will be highly desirable as a speaker for at least the next two years.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 286) – William Shakespeare

Manner of Speaking

“Conversation should be pleasant without scurrility, witty without affectation, free without indecency, learned without conceitedness, novel without falsehood.” ” — William Shakespeare. Quotes for Public Speakers conversation public speaking public speaking quotes quotes Shakespeare William Shakespeare

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Portugal, Ecuador, Costa Rica for Retirement - Look Beyond Sticker Price

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Again, there is an article in the media - this time USA Today - about how cheaply a couple or single person can retire abroad, as opposed to the United States. The nations mentioned range from Ecuador to Costa Rica.    That has been a hot topic for at least six years.

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Hate meetings? Try implementing this one simple rule to change the way you feel forever.

More than PowerPoint...

I love meetings. But I understand why you might not. A friend recently shared a workplace anecdote. One day, she and her colleagues gathered together for a meeting. For the first few minutes, they shuffled papers and fumbled with their phones. Then they stared at each other. Finally, someone said it. “Hey, what’s this meeting about?” ” And no one in the room knew! After 15-20 minutes of griping, they went back to their offices. I told my friend that was crazy.

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Beyond the Power of Position

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The joint survey by the Women's Bar Association of Massachusetts and the Rikleen Institute for Strategic Leadership found that unequal power in all sizes of law firms generates inappropriate behavior. That ranges from sexual harassment to bullying. The victims are those with no or little power. The consequences include reduced employee engagement, higher attrition, tarnished brands, and the threat of litigation. Here are more details from Laureen Stiller Rikleen in Law.com.

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Portugal, Ecuador, Costa Rica for Retirement - Look Beyond Sticker Price

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Again, there is an article in the media - this time USA Today - about how cheaply a couple or single person can retire abroad, as opposed to the United States. The nations mentioned range from Ecuador to Costa Rica.    That has been a hot topic for at least six years. However, relocation, even within the United States, is a complex issue for those retiring or semi-retiring.

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Beyond the Power of Position

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The joint survey by the Women's Bar Association of Massachusetts and the Rikleen Institute for Strategic Leadership found that unequal power in all sizes of law firms generates inappropriate behavior. That ranges from sexual harassment to bullying. The victims are those with no or little power. The consequences include reduced employee engagement, higher attrition, tarnished brands, and the threat of litigation. Here are more details from Laureen Stiller Rikleen in Law.com.

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