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. 

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 ).

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

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.

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

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Promoting your business through public speaking.

Speak Schmeak

For exclusive monthly articles like this one, get on over to my website and get yourself on the mailing list! was the topic of September's Presentation Pointers newsletter. For signing up, you'll get a complimentary copy of my favorite " Ten Tips for Speakers.".

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10 reasons to join the Presenting for Humans Success Circle

Speak Schmeak

And because it's virtual, you choose your own method of interaction: You can exclusively stick to the Facebook group if you prefer to write out your thoughts. Are you thinking about joining the Presenting for Humans Success Circle , but not sure if it's right for you?

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Interview: Liz Bowen – Speaking out against school bullying

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Speaking exclusively to Christian schools, she has developed knowledge-based tactics [.] Speaking exclusively to Christian schools, she has developed knowledge-based tactics to decrease this problem. Liz Bowen is passionate about helping kids with one of the biggest problems of their young lives, bullying. Born with a severe birth defect, Liz experienced bullying at an early age. As a Christian practitioner and self-esteem coach, Liz brings answers from a Christian perspective.

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Tom Cruise Brand: Will it wither and die w/o young Katie Holmes

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  An exclusive from PEOPLE , Holmes has filed for divorce. The Katie Holmes/Tom Cruise marriage was on the border of a May/December one.    But many expected it to last because aging Cruise needed the prop of a youngish wife and the child produced.

Macy's & Martha: Stroll down litigation lane

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Macy's sued Martha Stewart when it got wind that she was also hawking her merchandise, licensed to Macy's on an exclusive basis, to J.C. Some things just don't work out. 

Power Couples - No Longer Casting Spells

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In an exclusive for LinkedIn Pulse I examine the shift in this phenomenon and how that members of the power-couple unit can be self-protective. Power couples had their own version of Camelot. That was represented by Ben Bradlee and Sally Quinn, Jack Kennedy and Jackie, Lucy and Desi.

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Alum news: author signed to speakers bureau

Joan Detz Speaker Services

Suzanne now has exclusive representation through the Harper Collins Speakers Bureau. Congratulations to Suzanne Loebl , author of the acclaimed new book, America’s Medicis. You can learn more about booking Suzanne for lectures and author appearances by visiting: [link]. Suzanne has attended a number of my speech writing workshops and offers stellar credentials as an author

Pope Francis & Aging - He Has To Choose His Shots On Advocacy Messaging

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

He left a lasting imprint in modernizing the rigid, exclusive Roman Catholic Church. Now, Pope Francis has added aging to what he will put out there in advocacy messaging.

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Ann Curry To Leave NBC, Reports NY Post - She Was An Professional Everywoman

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Ann Curry is finally leaving NBC over two and a half years after her excruciating departure from 'Today,' Page Six can exclusively reveal." 

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Gorgeous and Cheap Video Production Technique

Great Public Speaking

link] Exclusive Video Training Day at the Great Internet Marketing Retreat Center Video is exploding and it costs a fortune to have someone else do it for you. Complimentary video to teach you how to make gorgeous backgrounds on your video productions for literally pennies.

Newtown, Pop Culure, Censorship: The issue

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In this exclusive for Odwyperpr.com - which you can read here - I look at the issue of youth, pop culture, and the propensity for violence.  The tragedy at Newtown, Connecticut throws many of us into the position of the writer in "The Human Stain." 

Why can't we get unstuck on our own?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In this exclusive interview, I ask Dale Carnegie seminar leader and coach Michael Francoeur why that is and what to do about it.  Stuck is terrible space to be in.    But, once we're there it's difficult or maybe impossible to get unstuck on our own.    Here is that insider wisdom.

Huma/Anthony Reality Show - New Episode

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The New York Post reports as an exclusive that the two renewed the lease on their $11,900 a month Manhattan apartment. Just when Huma Abedin/Anthony Weiner watchers assumed the reality show was over, a new episode has begun.

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Arriving at age 50 or more, and jobless

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In this sensitive exclusive interview, Manhattan psychotherapist Will Meyerhofer LMSW JD shares information, insight, and inspiration.  We Baby Boomers never envisioned aging.    We also didn't anticipate hustling for work, selling ourselves when we were over-50.    Here is that weekend read.

Millennials Aren't Changing the Workplace - At least not at most larre law firms

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's because the "C" students were out there taking risks, learning new skills, and networking their butts off while the "A" students played exclusively in the high-grade sandbox. A Maybe it will be up to Generation Z to change the staid world of BigLaw.

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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.

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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. 

Pema Chodron: Buddhist rock star celebrates 77th birthday

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And it's hard to believe that she started out at Miss Porter's exclusive school and lived in the New Jersey suburbs. Books written by American Buddhist nun Pema Chodron are dog-eared.

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Media Training: John Edwards on Nightline - 8 Lessons for Responding to Scandal

Speak to Lead

Last week, after John Edwards admitted he had had an affair with Rielle Hunter, he gave Robert Woodruff of ABC's Nightline an exclusive interview. Edwards started strong and ended the first half well ahead. But in the second half, many.

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IBM Has To Rebrand As Disruptor, Including Name Change

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As part of its rebranding it can announce a contest exclusively through TechCrunch for a new name. As for a new logo, it can announce a contest exclusively through Jack O'Dwyer's online newsletter. "International Business Machines Corp.

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10 reasons to join the Presenting for Humans Success Circle

Speak Schmeak

And because it's virtual, you choose your own method of interaction: You can exclusively stick to the Facebook group if you prefer to write out your thoughts. Are you thinking about joining the Presenting for Humans Success Circle , but not sure if it's right for you?

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Be my buena mano and get a special coaching package!

Speak Schmeak

It's an exclusive gift just for my buena mano. ? Download audio here. Buena mano" is a term used in the Philippines to describe the first business transaction or customer of the day. Literally meaning "good hand" in Spanish, it signifies good luck to the vendor for the rest of that day.

Be my buena mano and get a special coaching package!

Speak Schmeak

It's an exclusive gift just for my buena mano. ? "Buena mano" is a term used in the Philippines to describe the first business transaction or customer of the day. Literally meaning "good hand" in Spanish, it signifies good luck to the vendor for the rest of that day.

Subway's Nostalgia Meme - Yet, How We Struggle In The Now

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Along the way, we both did Subway, exclusively. Nostalgia has an increasingly limited appeal. Life in the now has become too challenging. That's why Everyman is at the Buddhist temple practicing mindfulness.

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Adversity as the new killer app

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Here is that exclusive interview. One day we are our shallow selves, unable to get a handle on how the game operates.    Then we suffer, we observe others suffer and we blossom.    Kelley Connors, President of Real Women in Health , Norwalk, Connecticut talks about the power of adversity, networks, and wisdom.  Connors has been selected for the Fifty-Over-50 series.

"Think outside the box, find a niche, have a clear message for your services," is what Shayn Cutino tells clients on how to make a good living

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Here in an exclusive interview , Cutino tells her story of career change.  With age came professional discontent.    Shayn Cutino didn't want to be anyone's employee any more.    And she especially didn't want that employer to be a physician.    She's telling that same story and more about making a living on our own terms to her corporate clients and audiences on the lecture circuit.

Coming. Male Counterpart of "Vagina Monologues"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In this exclusive interview  with Jane Genova, Matousek explains how he got there from his start as editor of INTERVIEW in the alternative universe of Andy Warhol. Award-winning author Mark Matousek is creating the script for the male version of the "Vagina Monologues."  "  He's traveling around the world, interviewing men on what it means to be a man.

Terrible TV Week - Repeats for "Good Wife," "Criminal Minds," & No "DH" at all

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  That's so I can focus exclusively on my favorite television programs.  I work my fingers to the bone on the keyboard.    This week there was nothing to devote myself to.    Both "The Good Wife" and "Criminal Minds" were repeats.    And there was no "Desperate Housewives" at all. To get centered I touched my base with my psychic.    She told me everyone was a mess, not only me. 

Business & Optimism - Dangerous State of Being

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

My winning strategy was focusing exclusively on the high end. The second half of 2016 was not a good one for law firms.

Christopher Dawson - The Third Tragic Death of Medical Doctor, During Best Time of the Year

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  On Saturday, a lawyer who lost everything - including his license, family, and nest egg - will provide me with an exclusive interview. Christopher Dawson murdered his two young children and then committed suicide in North Richland Hills, Texas. 

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Thought Leadership for Professional Services Firms - Focus on Target Markets

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Often being the smartest kid in the class and being the most successful are mutually exclusive. Professional services players, ranging from lawyers to management consultants, have always recognized the marketing power of thought leadership.

IBM's Watson: Showmanship Trumps Technology

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That will include nurturing selected media with exclusives. It was widely known that Apple wasn't the best in the technology game. Its edge had always been in marketing. That began with the intuitive grasp of what users wanted and giving it to them.

Hillary Clinton's Latest Mess - What Would Ed Snowden Say About All This

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Hillary Rodham Clinton exclusively used a personal email account to conduct government business as secretary of state. and may have violated federal requirements that officials' correspondence be retained as part of the agency's record." " - Michael S.

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Packaging: Without it, most good ideas wither

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 Upscale stores such as Sephora usually establish a whole function focused exclusively to wrapping purchases. The gift industry taught us the power of packaging. Or should have.

Chelsea Hotel - Creatives & Domestic Discontent

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

They could focus exclusively on their work. It was at the Chelsea , in Manhattan, that so many creatives bunked. Those included Patti Smith. They weren't distracted by domesticity. And likeminded souls were all around.

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