Mon.Oct 08, 2018

Walk and Talk: give it a try

More than PowerPoint...

I went for a walk in the park. As I walked, I talked. I attached an $11.99 lapel mic to my phone, and talked for four minutes straight. With Google Docs Voice Typing on my phone, my words were instantly transcribed into a document. When I got back to the studio, I had a 552 first draft.

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Google+ - Finally Being Put Out of Its Misery

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It was almost intuitive. At least for those of us who make our lives on the internet - both the personal and professional parts. We "felt" the lack of excitement and engagement on Google+. Sure, I joined Google+, just like I had joined Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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CNN Internet Traffic Up, Fox News Down

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Are folks weary of the constant drumbeat of conservatism? Could be. According to Similar Web , Internet traffic on Fox News is down 4 points. It has fallen to 36th place. Meanwhile, CNN, whose news coverage is broader, is up 5 points. Its rank is 26 - 10 slots higher than that of Fox News. 

Financial Services Firms - If You Don't Leave Us Alone.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Opioids, energy production, lead paint, and the two barking dogs next dog. All have been alleged to or actually been convicted of creating a public nuisance. To those categories of products, services, and creatures might be added financial services firms.

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The Enigma of Compulsion - Ted Bundy's Story Might Provide Insight into Anthony Weiner's Struggle

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In May 2019, Anthony Weiner may be released from federal prison in Devers, Massachusetts. That would be three months earlier than his 21-month sentence required. The reason is good conduct. Here are more details from the New York Post.

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Not on the Grid Yet - Global Power of Gig-Economy Players

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In the UK, IWGB represents Uber drivers. That union - Independent Workers Union of Great Britain- is the advocate of gig workers. And, in its recent activities on behalf of Uber drivers, it is pushing to have them reclassified as legal entities closer to employees or even employees. 

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Client Stink - Can Powerful Law Firms like Boies, Schiller and Jones Day Shake It Off?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The career of law seems to be more about power than practicing law.    Yet, what's convenient and cute is that the power part is positioned and packaged as the noble legal fundamental that everyone has the right to a defense.

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