Fri.Jun 14, 2019

A lesson from the Toronto Raptors

Manner of Speaking

Congratulations to the Toronto Raptors! They are the 2019 NBA Champions. I am delighted for Toronto — where I lived for over 15 years — and for all of Canada.

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5 Amazing Apps to Take Your Writing to the Next Level

Presentation Guru

When writing speeches or pitches, you can easily make mistakes but, fortunately, there are many tools that can help you nowadays. The good news is that there is an app for everyone, and you can pick the one that works best for you.…

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Father's Day 2019 - Time for Baby Boomers to Forgive Our Emotionally Unavailable Dads

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's overdue, isn't it.    Finally, it would be smart to ditch the extreme anger of many Baby Boomers at the fathers who just weren't there for us - at least not emotionally.    The actual culture hadn't assigned that role, not yet.

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18 brilliant texting tactics

SpeakerSue Says...

Texting is simply more immediate than sending an email. But business texting has its own set of strategy. Here they are: 1. Only text if you have an established relationship with your client. Text only during normal business hours for them. Just because you’re in Maui and working at 5pm (not that you’ be working at that hour in Maui), do not text to your client in New York or London. They probably don’t love you that much that it’s okay for you wake them. Ask them to opt-in to your texts.

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The Tragic Mystery of Suicide - Third Member of NYPD Takes His Life in Two Weeks

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Again, members of the New York City Police Department are in shock and in mourning. The third member of the police force has taken his own life within two weeks.

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Friends Let Friends Talk

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Former BigLaw attorney Jeremy Fischbach has come up for a solution for the 21st-century plague: extreme isolation. Even in supposed functional families the members, stuck behind their screens, are separate from each other.

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Election 2020 - Guess Who Alan Dershowitz Would Vote For?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It seems like forever that former Harvard Law School professor Alan Dershowitz has been in the media supporting Donald Trump. Now, there's been a shift.

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