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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 315) – Ernest Hemingway

Manner of Speaking

“I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.” ” — Ernest Hemingway. The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 315) – Ernest Hemingway appeared first on Manner of Speaking. Quotes for Public Speakers Ernest Hemingway listening public speaking quotes quotes

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7 Ways a Voice Coach Will Make You a Better Public Speaker

Presentation Guru

Vocal coaches do not just coach those who sing.

2019 87

5 Systems You Need to Run a More Efficient Speaking Business

Speaker Launcher

I just realized I might be taking my own business systems for granted. The question came up, “Doesn’t everybody have templates in place to answer emails easily?” But my clients tell me that they don’t.

2019 84

7 Presentation Tips to Help Students Win Big

SketchBubble

Giving a presentation is anxious enough as an adult, but when you are a young person, it can be incredibly challenging. Seasoned presenters have the experience and strategies to help them cope, and even THEY can still get nervous before a presentation.

2019 84

Deutsche Bank Cuts 18,000 - Former London Equities Trader Talks About How It Was

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Deutsche Bank grew too quickly, without the proper controls. That's the explanation some provide for the current financial pickle it's in. The human side of that mess is that 18,000 employees have lost or will lose their jobs.

2019 56

Using Word Clouds to Increase Audience Engagement in Presentations

SlideModel

Did you know that our eyes are the most powerful medium for processing information? We need far less time to extract meaning from an image, than from a piece of text. Arguably, that’s the main reason why everyone loves a good PowerPoint presentation.

2019 56

Going Deep in Your Niche with Elaine Froese

Speaker Launcher

I always advise my clients to choose a specific topic and discuss the importance of letting your potential clients know exactly how you can serve them. Today I am thrilled to welcome Elaine Froese to The Wealthy Speaker Show.

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Buyouts Are Newspaper Industry's Way of Increasing Editorial Glut - Now, It's Newsday's Turn

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Layoffs are bad for branding. And they can alienate a community. Many in those communities have grown up with "their favorite newspaper." " So, local and regional newspapers are smart to use buyouts instead to reduce costs.

2019 56

The Nation Didn't Watch the Same Robert Mueller Testimony - At Least, Not According to Partisan Media

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Today's testimony by Robert Mueller was a phenomenon out of the classic Japanese film "Rashomon." " That movie's meme was the extreme subjectivity of perception. 

2019 56

"The Stranger in the Woods" Has Growing Competition as an Escape Fantasy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The rat race. Constantly on call through digital devices. The oppression of fashion. Materialism. Winding up homeless. Terror of not having enough to retire on. One, some, or all of those push so many into escape fantasies.

2019 56

"Rocketman" - Mediocre Biopic, Great Inspiration

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The biopic of Elton John "Rocketman" is disappointing in its artistic quality, that is, compared to "Bohemian Rhapsody," the film about Freddie Mercury. What "Rocketman" needed was a good editor.

2019 56

Summer 2019 - Beyond the Heat Wave Story

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Summer 2019 could go down as when travel halted, at least the road kind. Off the radar goes the big heat wave story with the rage about power shutting down in New York City. Instead, the members of the media shift to oil prices. BusinessInsider documents that they are surging upward.

2019 56

Showtime's "The Loudest Voice in the Room," Episode 4 - Vampire Moves

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Vampire. That might be the best way to describe Roger Ailes. And that comes through in the 4th episode of the Showtime series "The Loudest Voice in the Room." " Essentially The Ailes Move seems to have been to take human beings and suck out their sense of self.

2019 56

Beware Career Advice - Yet Another Industry In Trouble (at least right now)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Get licensed to drive a big rig. That was the advice peddled by supposed experts on careers. On the receiving end were groups ranging from underemployed college graduates to over-50 professionals whose industries were downsizing. 

2019 56

If Gatehouse Media and New Media Investments Group Acquire Gannett.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Mergers and acquisitions create redundancies. And redundancies result in layoffs. So, editorial types should be very nervous - yet again. The New York Post reports that Gatehouse Media And New Media Investment Group are interested in buying Gannett.

2019 56

"Child's Play" - When AI Goes Very Wrong

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Horror movie "Child's Play" captures the dangers of artificial intelligence. Parents should wonder: Should we trust our children with apps?

2019 56

Sherwin-Williams, Lead Paint & Investors

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It went on for 19 years.    That was the lead paint class action public nuisance lawsuit filed in Santa Clara County, California. In 2014, three defendants were convicted of causing a public nuisance (lead paint in older housing) and ordered to pony up $1.15

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Not Opting for BigMoney, Not Willing/Able to Work THAT Hard

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Savvy about how to get and keep attention, Nerd Wallet starts out its article on law careers with the $190K starting salary in large law firms.

2019 52

Career Planning, Brutal Law of Supply/Demand, Lost Generations of Best/Brightest

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The career game used to be investing time as a federal prosecutor putting away white-collar criminals, then moving on to defending those types as partners in BigLaw. That pivot is no longer a sure thing.

2019 52

That $2B Roundup Verdict Slashed - So?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Bayer is having victories in the reduction of the size of awards in Roundup litigation. Recently, there have been three. The most remarkable is the slashing of the $2 billion award to Alva and Alberta Pilliod 95%. Judge Winifred Smith ruled that unconstitutional. It now stands at $86.7 million.

2019 52

Marketing - No, LinkedIn Isn't Always THE Must

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Look at LinkedIn. What you notice is plenty of indirect and direct marketing by law firms. However, a new survey by Greentarget, reports Patrick Smith in Law.com , found that's not very effective in new business development. Neither are the peer-driven ranking and listing services.

2019 52

Bookmakers Should Take Odds If Jeffrey Epstein Will Be Alive to Stand Trial

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Things have stopped going Jeffrey Epstein's way. If he realized that at the Manhattan Metropolitan Correctional Center, he might have tried suicide. Or, since convicted pedophiles don't do well when incarcerated, one or more inmates may have attacked him.

2019 52

Bernie Wants to Come Back

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Why not try? Perhaps that's Bernie Madoff's mindset in filing a petition for commutation of his 150-year sentence. The request is on record on the website of the Department of Justice. His lawyer is Ira Lee Sorkin. As the New York Post explains, if the U.S.

2019 52

Not Everyone Wants To/Can Work THAT Hard

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Savvy about how to get and keep attention, Nerd Wallet starts out its article on law careers with the $190K starting salary in large law firms.

2019 52

Earthquake - DoJ Investigating BigTech (will aftershocks include criminal indictments for tech leadership?)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It is a possible earthquake for investors and the leadership of BigTech. Wealth, power, influence, and how business is conducted can be reconfigured. The sector may never have another golden age. 

2019 52

Provocative Approach to Posting Help-Wanted Ads for Sales Team

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Take a look here. Selling

2019 52

NY Victims of Revenge Porn 1+, Internet 0

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Revenge porn is nothing new. A rerun of "Chicago P.D." " chronicled how a supposed knight in shining armor offed the poster of a friend's suggestive photos. The woman had stopped going to school and was suicidal.    What is new happened today.

2019 52

Enraged? Planning to Post Negative Online Review about Product/Service? Not So Fast

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Pew found that 82% of internet users post online reviews. As CBS reports, leaving comments about products, services, terms and conditions, and more has become as embedded a habit as surfing the internet. But that could halt - abruptly.

2019 52

A Workplace Divided, Careers in Play - "Torre, et al. v. Charter Communications"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

On June 19, 2019, five middle-aged female employees filed a gender/age bias lawsuit "Roma Torre, et al. Charter Communications." " Here is a copy of that complaint.    Their ages range from 40 to 61. All five are still working at the cable channel NY1. 

2019 52

Extreme Ambition: Putting Out Welcome Mat To Be Abused

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The "jerk partner" isn't unique to BigLaw. Essentially that syndrome consists of making things difficult for subordinates because those professionals with power had it difficult getting where they are. 

2019 52

Let's Look at Latham & Watkins' Client List

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In AdmissionsGate, Lori  Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli could have taken a guilty plea, throwing themselves on the mercy of the court. That's the usual way legal messes are managed.

2019 52

Rudy & Judith - Should This Marriage Have Been Saved?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Snicker snicker.    The one-time Manhattan Power Players Rudy Giuliani and Judith Nathan are making headlines in the tabloids, such as the New York Post,   because of a battle over her toy soldiers and his cable remotes.    But this is no joke. Unless they protect their assets, one or both can wind up homeless.

2019 40

Crime and Punishment - Beyond the Legal System for Jeffrey Epstein

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The history of art and ideas is jam-packed with explorations of alleged crimes and suitable punishments. "Crime and Punishment" by Dostoevsky is a classic in that niche.    That concept dominates because there has never been 100% confidence in or satisfaction with the nation's official legal system.    So, sure, the U.S.

2019 40

Editorial Freelance Market Going to the Dogs - But Will Demand Scale?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The fertility rate is down. With the costs of college not stabilizing the rate will stay down. So, Americans have turned to be helicopter parents of four-leggers: dogs.    Consequently, the help-wanted ads for contract content-creators increasing indicate demand for those with a passion about and expertise in the dog niche.    Just now, posted on job-posting site ProBlogger.com are two help-wanted. Here is one, here is another.

2019 40

Harvard Law School Professor Bruce Hay Met 2 Interesting People.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Bruce Hay has been put on indefinite leave from his teaching position at Harvard Law School. His biography , though, is still on that law school's website.    He had been homeless. He has racked up $300K in legal fees. And media outlets, ranging from New York Magazine to Abovethelaw.com , have outed intimate details of his private life. Those include his difficulty reaching orgasm probably because of antidepressant medication. 

2019 40

Manhattan Borough President, et al., New York, Writer (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Temporary opportunity. Details.    careers Writing

2019 40

Manhattan Borough President, et al., New York, Writer (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Temporary opportunity. Details.    careers Writing

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