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Things that public speakers don’t need on stage

Manner of Speaking

When you deliver a speech or presentation, there are several things you do not need to bring on stage: – Your cell phone – Coins in your pocket – Keys in your pocket – Anything that can jingle in your … Continue reading → The post Things that public speakers don’t need on stage appeared first on Manner of Speaking. Delivery Preparation audience coins in the pocket jingle Presentation public speaking

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A Common Behaviour That May Stunt Your Business Growth

Speaker Launcher

Today I want to talk about a common behavior that many business owners, including all of you speakers, run into. It involves having too many balls in the air. You know – too many projects, launches or other initiatives at the same time.

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How to Start Digitizing Your Supply Chain Management

SlideModel

New technological innovations are disrupting every major business sector, and every business process out there. Supply chain management is no exception.

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How to… Win at Conferences

Presentation Guru

In this edition of ‘How to…’ we’re going to take a bit of different approach and talk about the wider context of your presentation. What do I mean by this? In business, there are three typical types of presentations: Private, within organizations.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 318) – Ronald Reagan

Manner of Speaking

“I learned [during my time as a radio broadcaster] the fundamental rule of public speaking. Whether on the radio, on television or to a live crowd, talk to your audience, not over their heads or through them. Just use normal … Continue reading → The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 318) – Ronald Reagan appeared first on Manner of Speaking. Quotes for Public Speakers public speaking public speaking quotes quotes Ronald Reagan

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Write Your Book Using The Chunky Method With Allie Pleiter

Speaker Launcher

Many professional speakers are also writers, but some just don’t know how to get started. Others are writing a book but keep getting in their own way. On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast, we welcome bestselling author, Allie Pleiter to share her ideas and the Chunky Method of writing.

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Tumblr - Why Its Market Value Tumbled (and what social platform could be next)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In the early days of social networks and social media, Tumblr's signature was  cool.    That was even though, because it was difficult to navigate, many never actually used it. But, you bet, everyone who wanted to seem in the know knew that they had to know that Tumblr existed. 

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Max Atkinson

"988" - A Three-Digit Suicide Hotline Could Save Lives

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In these high-stress times, many of us are no strangers to suicidal ideation. Unfortunately there are those who didn't stop there - with just thinking about killing themselves. Among the tragic deaths this year were the nine NYPD police officers who actually committed suicide.

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Second-Hand Cool - How the Game Gets Played

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The second-hand movement has surfaced from the underground to startups like RealReal and established retailers such as J.C. Penney. That means competition for Goodwill, which used to own the territory.

2019 56

The Roar of Silence

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The push for  talking about it began during the counterculture. Verbally, we were supposed to let it all hang out. Then Oprah came along on talk television and brought conversational sharing to a whole new level.    Haha. Now we know.

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NYPD - Ninth Police Officer Suicide in 2019

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This evening in Queens, a 56-year-old police officer was the ninth in the NYPD to take his life in 2019. He had served the public for about 20 years. As yet, his name has not been released.    Yesterday in the early morning, in Yonkers, Johnny Rios took his own life.

2019 56

ViacomCBS - Power In Play

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

From the get-go, a weakness of the newly formed ViacomCBS is its size: In the media world of titans competing for viewer eyeballs and advertising dollars, it is relatively small. So, it will have to find fast ways to scale. 

2019 56

Humor Cruelest and Most Effective Weapon: "Jessica Correa v. Troutman Sanders"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The court of public opinion sometimes is more critical in legal disputes than the court of law. It also can put a prestigious brand in play.    So, law firm Troutman Sanders, lawyer Gerald Francese, and the law firm at which he now works Locke Lord have much to fear.

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U.S. Supreme Court - Taking a Look Beneath the Robes and at Power of State Attorneys General

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Now, the U.S. Supreme Court is under the microscope.    Recently, several Democrats in the U.S. Senate issued a brief. It indicates concern about the alleged political nature of SCOTUS and recommends a review of its structure and how justices are appointed. Here is that brief.

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Optics - Royals Off to Crathie Church, with Prince Andrew

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For a long time, the royals have been on the defensive. The times have changed and, aside from tourism, their institution creates less value for the pocketbooks of their financially distressed "subjects." " In addition, there's climate change to worry about.

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Jeffrey Epstein - The Cockroach Theory That He Outsourced His Suicide

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The world media outlets don't need the slowdown in the global economy, climate change, or even Donald Trump as the story. They have the conspiracy theories attaching themselves to the death of Jeffrey Epstein. Those could have legs for a long time.

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Bankruptcy: Growing in U.S., Stigma-Free

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The game our parents who endured The Great Recession was supposed to teach us Baby Boomers was frugality. Of course, that didn't happen. Neither has it happened that the crash in 2008 establish extreme caution about spending with all other generations.

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Fading Institution In U.S., Britain, Ireland: The Neighborhood Bar

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It is really happening: Folks no longer look forward to bellying up at the neighborhood bar. Or, as it had been called in the old days "tavern" or "saloon." " For years, churches and reformers of all sorts have been praying for that.

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A Dead Jeffrey Epstein - Was This Classic Case of The Man Who Knew Too Much?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A Developing Story. All the reputable The Wall Street Journal has released so far in the way of details is this: Jeffrey Epstein was found dead in his cell in the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Manhattan. He was charged with two counts of sex trafficking.

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Death of Professionalism in the Private Sector - You Better Get It That It's All Business

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Yesterday, in The Wall Street Journal Sara Randazzo published an article noting that law, along with medicine, has become a business. No longer is either a profession. Essentially, the 180 comments agreed with her take. The tone of most was sadness.

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Client Pushes Back on Law-Firm Bill - Will Others Follow?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

From May to July 2019, Robert B. Pincus, then at Skadden Arps, billed Transperfect Global between $58,000 and $90,000 each month. At the time he was appointed by the court as the tiebreaker director and to run its forced sale. 

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GE Employees & Personal Branding

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Is GE "Another Enron?" " That's what financial expert Harry Markopolos is contending. Specifically, he's fingering billions of dollars in accounting fraud. If he is right, he will earn quite a bit of money for calling this. Here are more details from BusinessInsider. 

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"Dateline" Gives Us Crime Story that Make Never Make It to Trial - Robert Durst's Alleged Murder of Susan Berman

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The murder trial itself has been postponed until January 13, 2020. That concerns family and friends of Susan Berman. That's because her alleged murderer millionaire Robert Durst could be dead by then. He is battling cancer.

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If You Enjoy Watching Dan Abrams on ABC - Michael Wolff's "Siege"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Legal sector insiders probably won't be reading Michael Wolff's June 2019 book "Siege." " At least not to find out the dirt about U.S. President Donald Trump's lawyers. But those who hover on the fringes, watching Dan Abrams on ABC, likely will enjoy Chapter 3 of the book.

2019 52

Walmart Steps Up Customer Service with Human Touch

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Sure, Walmart has installed lots of self-service check-out robots. But, alongside that automation there has emerged a very personal service. There you might be standing in a human-kind of check-out line or looking like you might be ready to check out.

2019 52

Stephen J. Brogan at Jones Day's D.C. Office - "Uneasy lies the head who wears a crown"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Will Stephen J. Brogan be able to hold onto his leadership position at Jones Day? That's one for the bookmakers. The tipping point may be the litigation which went high-profile fast.

2019 52

The Dow, The New Aging, The 5 Pivots

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Today, the Dow has been down as much as 800 points. That's primarily because too many fear another 2008. As MarketWatch details, a recession could be global. Already Germany and China have released data showing their economies are stuck. So, what should we over-50 do, right now?

2019 52

Drudge Report Doesn't Disappoint: Triple Headline on Scary Economic News

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Drudge Report, whose signature used to be the Flashing Blue Light, never misses the chance to grab attention. Today, the grabber is the economy. As the world knows the Dow closed at down a bit more than 800 points. Meanwhile, outside the U.S.,

2019 52

"Savignac, Sheketoff v. Jones Day, et al." - More Shade Thrown on Jones Day Brand

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Recently Jones Day did catch a break in the high-profile gender bias litigation filed against it. One of the four Jane Does backed off. Jones Day had pushed to end the use of anonymous plaintiffs in that gender bias class action "Tolton et al. Jones Day."

2019 52

#MeToo Meets Up with Ambiguity - "Tirschwell v. TCW et al."

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Recently Jane Doe 4 removed her name from class action gender discrimination lawsuit "Tolton, et al. Jones Day." " Federal judge Randolph Moss demanded that she disclose her identity. However, unlike 3 other Jane Doe plaintiffs, she didn't. 

2019 52

Managing Mental Illness - The Catch-22

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Read the anonymous postings on Glassdoor by staff at law firms and the usual is: We are treated as less-than. For example, on the Cravath Glassdoor site , here are two anonymous staff opinions: "Lawyers are rude and treat admins like they are slaves."

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In High-Profile "Tolton, et al. v. Jones Day," Jane Doe 4 Removes Her Name

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The issue of being an anonymous plaintiff in a class action lawsuit came to a head. In gender discrimination class action "Tolton, et al. Jones Day," federal judge Randolph Moss in the District of Columbia ordered Jane Doe 4, a former Jones Day associate, to disclose her identity.

2019 52

Andrew Cuomo - Big Boost to Brand Equity

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Andrew Cuomo's legacy could include his signing into law Bill A08421. Effective in 60 days, it will change the legalities in New York state surrounding sexual harassment. Essentially, as Law reports, it has two parts.

2019 52

EI Isn't Enough - HR Demands You Demonstrate a High AQ

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Those who do the hiring are increasingly looking for workers with a high Adaptability Quotient (AQ). That's what the UK study by Right Management found. And, that's because, let's face it, business currently has to operate amid uncertainty and change. 

2019 52

Star on Wall Street That Went Dark - Bill Tsai, 23

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

His LinkedIn profile associated with his former job as analyst at RBC Capital Markets is no longer operating. RBC has suspended him from his job. He has been accused of both criminal and civil crimes associated with insider trading.

2019 52

The Royals Branding - In Play

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Those cute little grandchildren, ranging from George to Archie, may not save The Royals from extinction. Currently the brand is in play. That brand is under increasing attack.

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