Fri.Mar 20, 2020

Sober, But Isolated: What Do We Do?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The New York Daily News nailed it: Self-quarantine, along with the cancellation of many Alcoholics Anonymous meetings, is tough on sobriety. After all, alcoholism has been called "The Disease of Isolation."

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How to Apply Styles to Photos in PowerPoint

Duarte Blog

Welcome to the Presentation Hacks: Using Photos in PowerPoint video series! In these lessons, a Duarte designer shares some of the fundamental tools of using photos in PowerPoint. In this lesson, we’ll show you some creative ways to use PowerPoint effects to emphasize your photos.

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The Year of COVID-19: March 20, 2020

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Human nature continues to be puzzling. Some are baffled why there is more concern about the economic impacts of COVID-19 than the reality that it can be fatal.    So, let's focus on the economic ramifications of the pandemic.

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Email Communications during Crisis: Part 2

SpeakerSue Says...

Here is what I know: If a subject line says, “Your Friends at X Company,” we are not friends. Do not pretend we are. If a CEO message says, “You are our top priority,” it’s probably not true. Do not lie to me. If an email claims, “We are closely monitoring Coronavirus (COVID-19),” followed by something about following strict guidelines (even though cleanliness was always their top priority), what are they actually doing? Don’t believe it.

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Smart Policy in Extreme Crisis - NY State Classifies Liquor Stores as Essential Business

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Imagine enduring lockdowns, plunging Dow, job loss, and the forecast of a global economic depression without alcohol. Impossible. Recovered alcoholics being the exception. They are socialized to navigate life using other tools.). For once, government leaders recognize that reality.

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Hospitality, Transportation, Retail, Now Law - Darkness Fell Fast

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"In barely two weeks the coronavirus. led to] layoffs for some staff, an expected drop in billable hours. and many firms seeking to extend their credit line at banks." " - Law.com , March 20, 2020.    The layoffs were of staff at Robinson Brog. 

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Keeping the Peace in Time of COVID-19: ABC's David Muir

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Those were the memes William Shakespeare hammered in his dramas. Keeping human beings rational and calm during COVID-19 and its economic impacts seems to have been the mission of ABC's David Muir. Not only is he leading the delivery of the news and insight about the virus at 6:30 P.M.

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