WORLD EXCLUSIVE: First English translation of Putin's victory speech

Max Atkinson

At the end of my previous blog post, I complained that the Western media - including newspapers like The Times , which used to boast that it was a 'newspaper of record' - hadn't bothered to publish an English translation of Vladimir Putin's victory speech ( HERE ).

Charm: Is that mutually exclusive with Sheryl Sandberg's "leaning in?"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

According to THE NEW YORK TIMES , the next pope of the Roman Catholic Church must have charm. That  That trait, which comes under the umbrella of emotional intelligence (EI), always has been highly marketable. 

Trending Sources

Blogging for Bucks - Exclusive interview with Toby Bloomberg

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Here marketing expert and blogger featured in FORBES Toby Bloomberg conducts an exclusive interview with me on what you have to know to have blogging as one of your revenue streams. Can you make money blogging?   But there is a learning curve.  careers Games Media Selling Weblogs

Silicon Beach Report Jan. 5: Snap’s Unusual Structure Led to Breakthroughs, But Also Problems

Presentation Guru

Snap’s unusual structure led to breakthroughs but also problems; Hulu nabs ‘Lost’ exclusive subscription streaming rights from Netflix; and SpaceX now targeting late January for Falcon Heavy launch

World exclusive: vintage video of famous cricketers from the 1950s

Max Atkinson

Thanks to my brother (@dsa99uk), who's just had some 16mm cine film taken by our late mother converted to DVD, here's a chance to see how many cricketing celebrities you can spot (and watch some action) at the Scarborough cricket week during the 1950s.

Robert McKee: Persuasion through storytelling trumps statistics

Presentation Zen

Data and storytelling Statistics and storytelling are not mutually exclusive. "As a method of persuasion, I am not a big fan of PowerPoint presentations," says the legendary screenwriting guru Robert McKee.

2012 58

Women and power? The double standard of the severed head

The Eloquent Woman

Let that sink in again: "the exclusion of women from power is culturally embedded.the continued strength of classical ways of formulating it and justifying it." When TMZ leaked this photo of comedian Kathy Griffin holding what appeared to be a bloody severed head of U.S.

Speaking PowerPoint by Bruce Gabrielle — A review

PowerPoint Tips

It covers “boardroom presentations&# exclusively. Speaking PowerPoint: The new language of business , by Bruce Gabrielle is an important book. Why do I say that? These in-house business presentations are undoubtedly the most common type of presentation given today. It doesn’t cover sales presentations, “ballroom presentations&# (keynote speeches, conference sessions) or training presentations. Bruce has studied and included 40 years of relevant research.

Drudge Report Headlines "United States of Distrust" - No One's Watching Our Back (except courts/intelligence agencies)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Professionals like myself and established social circles have hardened with their exclusivity. The influential Drudge Report hammers the lack of trust in the United States. That  That distrust includes the Trump Administration, Congress, opinion polls and the media.

Want to boost conference attendance? Add women speakers

The Eloquent Woman

Above the Law blog put it this way: "[I]f you are an attendee, stop attending conferences that continue to perpetuate exclusion.

Shokunin Kishitsu & The five elements of true mastery

Presentation Zen

As Jiro's older son says in the film, "We're not trying to be exclusive or elite. Last November I dined in Tokyo with a friend who was here in Japan on business from California. My friend is the CEO of a multi-billion dollar tech company with offices worldwide, including in Japan.

2015 50

The Three Cs of Compelling Public Speaking Performance « The Shy.

The Shy Speaker's Guide to Succes on Stage

Now, “Basic&# and “Effective&# need not necessarily be mutually exclusive. Home About Gary Testimonials FREE MATERIALS! NTU PPT TRAINING FILES The Shy Speaker's Guide to Success on Stage Tips & Strategies to Help You Speak Effectively to Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime Stay updated via RSS Get Gary Now!: Facebook: Shy Speakers Guide on FB Mobile: (+65) 91380556 Email: Subscribe Click below !

The Sales Myth: Delighting Customers Converts Leads

SpeakerSue Says...

or guide the to the very best choice for their needs (which may be your most exclusive, expensive package or your standard product)? If you sell luxury products, it’s likely that you want to delight your customers.

Lead 27

The secret to storytelling is in the editing

Presentation Zen

Every frame matters and the inclusion or exclusion of the little things makes a difference. Presentation lessons abound in the cinematic arts. Many producers and directors will tell you that what can really make or break a film is the editing.

2013 48

10 tips for improving your presentations & speeches

Presentation Zen

It may be true that it''s all important, but when you have only ten minutes or an hour, you have to make hard choices of inclusion and exclusion.

2014 62

Alliteration Alert: It’s election time!

The Presenter's Blog

If you see yourself as a part of an exclusive sect called “values voters”, then you must have a pretty judgemental view on the voting habits of the rest of us. by Peter Paskale. How do you choose which candidate to vote for?

2014 21

Book Review: Discover Your CEO Brand, by Suzanne Bates

PowerPoint Tips

If you purchase the book this week (from October 10-14, 2011), you’ll gain free access to an exclusive webinar series with the author. I reviewed Suzanne Bates’ first book, Speak Like a CEO , because it was so related to presenting.

Presentation on Resilience: Friday, Oct 4, 6:00pm (Hyatt Regency Osaka)

Presentation Zen

This event is exclusively for members and for their invited guests. Next Friday (October 4) I will be presenting for the ACCJ (American Chamber of Commerce Japan) at the Hyatt Regency Osaka.

Hotel 11

7 Japanese aesthetic principles to change your thinking

Presentation Zen

Reminds us to think not in terms of decoration but in terms of clarity, a kind of clarity that may be achieved through omission or exclusion of the non-essential.

2009 57

Public Speaking Lessons from the Old Spice Guy

Manner of Speaking

So without further ado, here it is, a Manner of Speaking exclusive: Top Ten Lessons on Public Speaking from the Old Spice Guy. It’s Friday as I write this post, so time for something on the lighter side. Those of you who live outside North America (as I now do) might not be familiar with Old Spice men’s care products , but when I was growing up in Canada, I used to love the smell of my Dad’s Old Spice aftershave.

Social Media = Strategy + Mobile

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here  is an exclusive interview I conducted with social media go-to pro Sherrie Madia.  If we had to brief someone fast on social media, we would need only two points to hit: Strategic thinking + mobile. 

How to be a more confident – fire your fear of public speaking

Inter-Activ Presenting and Influencing

If you'd like more information and receive exclusive offers, discounts and bonus materials please enter your email details below. ​ If you have ever had an anxiety or panic attack at the thought of speaking in public, then you know how an emotional hijack feels. In this post, I'd like to share why it happens and how, by learning how to manage it, you can fire your fear of public speaking and become a more confident communicator. What is Emotional Hijack?

2015 35

Content or Presentation - Which is More Important?

Speak and Deliver

Quality content and quality presentation are hardly mutually exclusive. I hear this debate every day. Coach A - "You've got to hone your presentation skills, or it will take away from your content!" Coach B - "If you don't have great content, your presentation skills won't matter!"

Presentation lessons from Steve Pinker's advice on writing

Presentation Zen

Exclusion of the nonessential is not a panacea, but it goes along way toward achieving simplicity. One of the most interesting books I read last year was Steven Pinker’s The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person's Guide to Writing in the 21st Century.

2016 48

Famous Speech Friday: Mary Beard on "Women in Power"

The Eloquent Woman

That said, if the deep cultural structures legitimating women’s exclusion are as I have argued, gradualism is likely to take too long for me, thank you very much.

Famous Speech Friday: Jessica Mendoza calls major league baseball playoff

The Eloquent Woman

Calling a game, at this level or almost any other, has almost exclusively been the province of men.

1993 13

Guardian: What makes a great speech? Hard to know, with so few by women

The Eloquent Woman

The point is that "great oratory" is a category that has been consistently defined to exclude them – and the more you search for the roots of our own oratorical traditions in the classical past, the more obvious that exclusion becomes. Writing in The Guardian, ?columnist

Chapter 1: How to Write a Non-fiction Book in 60 Days

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

That said, you don’t spend the 60 days focused exclusively on writing the book either, at least not in the conventional sense of writing. Chapter 1: Can You Write A Book In 60 Days? Is it possible to write a book in 60 days? I am living proof. I have written 11 books and short reports —each in less than 60 days. Many other writers I know have written books in under 60 days too. It can be done. It is being done. You can do it. This book will show you how to do it.

2014 22

Public speaking e-course relaunches today!

Speak Schmeak

But only to my exclusive waiting list. If there are spaces left tomorrow, I'm opening it up to the general public. Check back here tomorrow to see if the link is up

3 Presentation Lessons from Comic-Con 2012

Duarte Blog

Turns out this man wasn’t the rabid fan we all thought he was, but the Vice President of Marketing for DC Comics John Cunningham and we were all getting exclusive villain masks from the new Batman series. First of all, let me come clean. I am not a fanboy of any kind.

2012 27

If George Lucas designed your presentation

Speak Schmeak

At the time, special effects were used almost exclusively to create scenes with monsters and space ships and explosions (and the very cool twister in The Wizard of Oz), and were still fairly rudimentary in how they were made and filmed.

NY Post Releases More Melania Photos - These with Lesbian/S-M Themes

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

They were published as an exclusive by the New York Post.    Now the New York Post has published another batch of exclusive photos. The first bombshell were the nude photos of Melania Trump when she was modeling in Europe.

A quotable challenge: Let's use more examples of women speakers

The Eloquent Woman

This blog's recent series, "Famous Speech Fridays," included in our tag for famous speeches , focuses exclusively on women's speeches--with an extra focus on speeches by women that discuss women's issues.

Using reciprocity to persuade without manipulating – “Do the right thing”

Pivotal Public Speaking

Give value – that is value to the audience or your client or potential buyer, something that is exclusively for that person or group of people. If you want to persuade, you can build your success with the reciprocity rule. What is the Reciprocity rule?

More storytelling lessons from "Cosmos"

Presentation Zen

Make the tough choices about inclusion and exclusion Whether you have 5-minutes, 18-minutes, or an all-day seminar in which to tell your story, it is never enough time to tell all that you know or to share everything in as much detail as possible.

2014 31

Richard Feynman: "The Great Explainer"

Presentation Zen

Unfortunately, being a great scientist and being a great explainer often are thought to be mutually exclusive. Even if Richard Feynman had not been a great communicator, he''d still be famous today for the incredible contributions he made to physics.

It's 2012, and women are still having trouble getting on the program as speakers

The Eloquent Woman

The New York Times dubbed it a "seismic rift over the role of women," and noted the recent example is just part of a larger debate there: Public discourse in Israel is suddenly dominated by a new, high-toned Hebrew phrase, “hadarat nashim,” or the exclusion of women.

2012 13

Famous Speech Friday: Australian MP Linda Burney's maiden speech

The Eloquent Woman

The first decade of my life was spent as a noncitizen.The power of racism and exclusion were not things you could see, but you certainly felt them.I

Famous Speech Friday: Mary Beard on "The Public Voice of Women"

The Eloquent Woman

I''m in London next week about women and public speaking for the Fabian Women''s Network at the House of Commons of Parliament. And I have this speech by classics professor Mary Beard ringing in my ears as I prepare for that event.

2014 20

5 Ways to Present Naked

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

  These are the qualities that people who are adequately rehearsed can emulate, because they don’t have to focus exclusively on what comes next, trying to remember the content of the speech.  Of course, I’m envious.    I wish I’d thought of the title, The Naked Presenter.      It’s attention getting.    It got your attention, or you wouldn’t be reading this.