Thu.Feb 22, 2018

Something more: A lesson from Chef’s Table

Manner of Speaking

My wife, Julie and I recently happened upon the Netflix series, Chef’s Table. Each episode features one of the world’s most successful chefs, digging into the background story and finding out what drives the person. We are late to the game. We … Continue reading → Motivation Chef's Table creativity Gaggan Anand Julie Zimmer presentations public speaking

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Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Speakers

Speaker Launcher

On this episode of the Wealthy Speaker podcast, we are sharing daily success habits that every speaker can incorporate into their lives to find greater success. These habits help with focus, time management and lead to better execution of the things needed in business to help grow and scale.

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The Best Way to Annotate a Graph

Presentation Guru

A good graph will make its story quickly and clearly and how you annotate it will be a major part of telling that story. Clutter confuses and makes it difficult to see the wood from the trees, whereas simplicity enables clear and direct attention.…

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The Judge and "the boys" - A Sad Tale of Corruption

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Eastern District of Arkansas Judge Kristine G. Baker, one might put it, "threw the book" at former judge O. Joseph Boekmann, Jr. He had been district judge for the First Judicial Circuit of AK. Although the prosecution sought a bit over 3 years, she sentenced him to 5.

2018 52

Suicide Prevention - The Simple Human Touch

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

With its pressure-cooker work schedule, success ethos, and the need to conform, Japan has the second highest suicide rate among developed nations.    But, preventing those in despair from taking their own lives often has a simple and very human solution. 

2018 52

Law Degree - Maybe Investing in Bitcoin Is Smarter

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  According to a new Gallup poll, only 23% of JDs assess that attending and graduating from law school was worth the financial investment. Here are more details from CNBC. Perhaps investing in bitcoin would be a smarter investment.

2018 52

BigLaw, BigInfluence

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Nothing wrong with being an influencer. That's a well-paid function. Thanks to my three syndicated blogs, I am, yes, an influencer. Influence can become a negative when the webs it weaves aren't transparent.

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Ivan DeVoren - Great Story Line for "Law & Order SVU"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Pittsburgh area environmental lawyer  Ivan DeVoren turned himself into police yesterday on ten felony counts of aggravated animal cruelty and ten counts of sexual intercourse with an animal. There's also possession of heroin, crack, and marijuana." 

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Marketing Writer, Academic Institutions, New York, New York (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

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All-Too-Familiar Political Narrative: Illicit Affair, Then Alleged Blackmail

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

When members of the media out an illicit affair by a government official constituents et al. brace for the next shoe to drop: disclosure that those in the loop have been blackmailed, have been the blackmailers, or have been threatened with blackmail. That's the #1 peril of having trusted servants caught up in matters of the heart. Blackmail can make men and women of integrity violate all their fundamentals about appropriate behavior.