Class of 2020 Coming to NYC - Yes, You'll Have to Pony Up Broker Fee

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The standard broker fees had been 12% to 15% of the first year's rent. So, for the $2,500 a month one-bedroom apartment the broker fee, billed at 15%, would be $4,500. State Judge Michael Mackey, based in Albany, NY, issued a temporary restraining order.

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Over-50 in Post-COVID-19 New World Order: The Moving Van Shows Up, Probably Multiple Times

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In the new Post-COVID-19 world order, the moving van will cometh for more and more of us. For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Relocation for the over-50 has become increasingly an issue. And an urgent one. 

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Binge-Watching Law & Order Re-Runs - Shaking Off Trauma

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

They range from Law & Order to Law & Order SVU.   It was reassuring that Jack McCoy on Law & Order has his troubles too, both professionally and personally.   In addition, on Law & Order SVU, Oliva Benson never hardens.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. That series of programs created by Dick Wolf is the gift that keeps on giving as re-runs on ION.

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Binge-Watching Law & Order Re-Runs - Shaking Off Trauma

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

They range from Law & Order to Law & Order SVU.   It was reassuring that Jack McCoy on Law & Order has his troubles too, both professionally and personally.   In addition, on Law & Order SVU, Oliva Benson never hardens.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. That series of programs created by Dick Wolf is the gift that keeps on giving as re-runs on ION.

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Getting Around Has Gone Solo, Personal & Cheap - More of the COVID-19 New World Order

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  When I decided I wanted to venture beyond nine miles I purchased a 50 cc (doesn't require a special motorcycle license in Ohio) moped for $800, plus tax and fees. Public transportation such as subways is perceived as risky in the time of COVID-19. New cars are expensive. The 2021 Chevy Trailblazer runs about $19,000. According to Nerd Wallet , the payments and all the rest could set you back more than $700 a month. Maintaining an aging vehicle is also expensive.

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Detective Olivia Benson on "Law & Order SVU" and Marisksa Hargitay for "Joyful Heart Foundation"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But it was through her long-running role as Detective Olivia Benson on "Law & Order SUV" that she gained the power to bring attention to sexual assault - years before the #MeToo movement.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Sure actress Mariska Hargitay is talented.

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Complying with Friday Noon Court-Ordered Deadline - Michael Rotondo Moving Belongings Out of Family Home

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That eviction notice had been ordered by the court after his mother and father sought legal help.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. By noon tomorrow, Michael Rotondo has to be completely out of his parent's home in Upstate New York. Their failure-to-launch 30 year old son had refused to leave their home. They had even offered him money to get started somewhere else. He remains jobless.

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One Outstanding Business: Legal Fees for Clergy Sex Abuse

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Louis Archdiocese spent $843,000 in fiscal 2009 in legal fees.    The Diocese used a brandname law firm and it was on a fee-paid basis.    It can be ordered from amazon.com.  Like many industries, law has had a bad year.    Those BigFoot white shoe law firms are laying off associates, deferring the start date of those promised jobs, cutting salaries, and making partners kick in up to 15% of their pay. 

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Those clergy sex-abuse documents - Unsealed by 12/1/09, CT Superior Court orders Diocese of Bridgeport

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The Diocese was turned down on its request to have a lower court order providing the media the right to the documents postponed until the U.S.   Some of this legal work was handled by a major law firm on a fee-paid basis, not pro bono.   In this situation, I am convinced that the media want the discovery documents in order to connect the dots about alleged neglience and an alleged cover-up by those in charge when the abuse took place. 

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What Sloppy Steve Could Have Learned Watching Jack McCoy on "Law & Order"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Sloppy Steve should have learned that watching "Law & Order." Affordable fees. Next week fallen-out-of-favor Steve Bannon aka Sloppy Steve is scheduled for an interview with the House Intelligence Committee.    Well, Sloppy Steve might have been sloppy in the lawyer he chose to represent him. As lawyer-journalist Kathryn Rubino discusses on Abovethelaw , that choice is Quinn Emanuel partner William Burck. He is a superstar in white-collar defense.

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Coworking Spaces Post-Pandemic: Where the Industry Is Heading?

SlideModel

Coworking spaces, in turn, are physical premises with office amenities anyone can access for a fee. In this case, you pay a fixed monthly fee for a set number of desks or people, and the provider ensures that your space is properly configured, well-maintained, and regularly cleaned.

Language, It's All About Context - Gangsta Talk Has No Place in Judge Otis Wright II's Court

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

He ordered Hook to pay the fees associated with the hearing over the emails and the court costs. Sometimes it takes plopping oneself down in a number of sandboxes to find the right folks and props to play with in order to earn a living.

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One Writer’s Tale of Self-Publishing

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

POD publishers charge aspiring authors modest fees and pay no advances. They print books one at a time, when they are ordered by consumers or authors, and ship e-books as they are ordered. In 2009, 76% of all books released were self-published, according to Publishers Weekly. Since then, the industry has all but stopped keeping stats.

That Little Matter of Missing a Court Date - Law Catches Up to Lori Vallow

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Failure to comply with court order to produce the children in Idaho on January 30th, 2020. Sliding scale fees. Blonde and beautiful. Suspicious death of her former spouse and brother. Two missing minor children Tylee Ryan, 17, and JJ Vallow, 7. Alleged member of a doomsday cult.

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How the Endowment Effect can Affect Businesses

SlideModel

In order to classify different types of consumers into market segments. In order to understand the concept in more detail, let’s take a look at a few examples. Businesses can be affected due to consumer behavior that they might find hard to predict.

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Building Your Nest On The Cheap - Glass City Furniture, Toledo, OH

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Contrast that 30 bucks fee with the delivery price cited for me at Mattress Firm on W. That includes the furniture, tax, and delivery fee. Here was my Glass City order:  Hide A Bed Loveseat - $299. Nesting. That's the ultimate source of physical, emotional, and spiritual comfort.    The good news in Toledo, Ohio, is that those in the area can build their nest on the cheap. There's the unique used furniture store Glass City. 

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Minimalism No Longer Simply Symbol of Lifestyle Cool - 41% Find It Necessity

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Once they get their financial house in order, then they are able to figure out how to add income from work - any and all kinds.   For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Opting out of the consumer economy might be bad for GDP growth. After all, the U.S.

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E-Nightmare and Edward Jones

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

My Edward Jones financial planner set up the e-documents for me to sign in order to set up a second Roth IRA. Since CDs don't require professional managing, those could be placed in a no-fee Roth IRA. The next day I informed my financial planner to ditch the order for the CD. The Edward Jones brand is:  Making sense of investing. Well, first it should make sense internally of its IT infrastructure. The other night I went through a major trauma.

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211,000 Jobs Added, Unemployment Down To 5% - Business Brisk For On-Demand-Economy Ghostwriters/Speechwriters

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And they aren't so tense that they have brain freeze and can't engage in a back-and-forth conversation about the work order. The rub is this: When will I feel "safe" to take the risk of raising fees which all of us downsized during The Great Recession? When you're out here in the on-demand-economy, you "feel" the economic dynamics. And during the past six weeks, that has been good. Today, the job numbers confirmed that.

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Anthony Bourdain - Way Beyond's Warhol's 15 Minutes

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It seems that when celebrity status goes beyond 15 minutes the universe begins charging a high fee. In order to not commit suicide they had to embrace an ordinary life. sliding scale fees. Like celebrity handbag designer Kate Spade, celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain committed suicide this week. Both chose to end their lives by hanging themselves in a closet. That small private space might have provided a refuge from fame.

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Interview: Vickie Sullivan - Branding Queen

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Specializing in branding for high-fee professional speaker markets, she has launched thousands of thought leaders since 1987. Specializing in branding for high-fee professional speaker markets, she has launched thousands of thought leaders since 1987. Her presentation, Brand It And They Will Come: Build a High-Fee Brand When You Are Not Famous, was short on fluff and long on street-wise detail to help the average $1,000 - $5,000 speaker in the audience stand out from the crowd.

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"A Million Little Things" - As Regina Anticipated, Eve Keeps the Baby Boy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

He ordered the drink. Sliding scale fees. The season finale of "A Million Little Things" was filled with heartbreak. Before Rome and Regina selected Eve as the birth mother of the baby they would adopt, Regina wanted to back out.

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Those Cryptocurrency Exchanges - SEC Issues Warning to Investors

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Often investors are unaware that the exchanges might not follow the instructions put on their orders. Dillet provides this example: " if you submit a limit order on an exchange, you have to trust the exchange that it'll strictly follow your order. The exchange could give priority to bigger investors or screw up the order book without any consequence." What are the fees? Much of CryptoLand is a Wild Wild West. Not that such chaos is all bad.

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The Pampering-Yourself Niche - Forget the Latte, Go for the Bath Bombs

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Instead I watched reruns of "Law & Order SVU." Sliding scale fees. The latte has lots of calories. It's been around for so long that the consumption experience doesn't provide the old uplift. Also, it doesn't quite fit into the pampering-yourself niche.

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When the Journey Is, Well, Complex - Chelsea Manning, Susan Fowler, Aaron Swartz

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

District Judge Anthony Tranga ordered the release Thursday after ruling that there was no need to keep Ms. Sliding scale fees. "U.S. Chelsea] Manning in jail to coerce testimony." " - Washington Times , March 12, 2020.

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Retired at 50 (and other realities for the aging worker during COVID-19)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So much so that there is a backlog in orders. The fee for dental care in Nogales can be a fourth of what it is in the U.S., The concept can be simple, such as providing services to the aging at a fee lower than what the competition is charging.  Yet another COVID-19 shock.

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Mandatory Arbitration for Employees - Jane Fonda Pushes Back

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The LA Times reports that Jane Fonda has joined Time Magazine's Silence Breakers in demanding the end of having employees agree to mandatory arbitration in order to get or keep their jobs.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. The push against mandatory arbitration for employees has gained another high-profile supporter.

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What is a Business Model Canvas?

SlideModel

Think about what the model requires from start to finish in order to make a sale. Unlike the Value Propositions, it’s not just about a new product or business practice, but rather the day-to-day operations that each team will take in order to stay a step ahead of the competition. Are they a flat fee, or are they a variable cost?

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Starbucks' Next - Will Aging Be Unwelcome?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Institutions such as Starbucks could arrest us, like those African-Americans, if we sit at a table and don't order. Sliding scale fees. Already we aging are invisible in social contexts. In the workplace , we're being not hired, laid off, or fired as "young" as age 35. But it could get worse. Much worse. Soon enough the bias against us could become aggressive.

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What is Behavioral Economics: Your Quick Guide 

SlideModel

For instance, instead of punishing people with late fees, an organization can create an automatic payment process for debiting everyone’s accounts on a certain date. Or include some free samples to your order in hope that you’ll purchase from them again.

Working with Speakers Bureaus, Speaker Do’s and Don’ts with Holli Catchpole

Speaker Launcher

What to think about in order to get more bureau bookings. Minimum fee and number of speaking engagements per year. On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast we are talking about when it’s time to find an agent and how to work with speakers’ bureaus. Today we welcome one of my long-time friends and someone I have had great respect for in the business for more than 30 years now, Holli Catchpole. Holli is […].

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Podcasting - Yes, It Can Be Monetized

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Recently a client for whom I create the talking points for the podcasts decided to pony up the monthly fee (about $250) in order to have a shot at monetizing his shows. Most podcasting is being done as part of the marketing mix. And that's that. There is no thought to making a buck directly from that medium. Instead the objectives may be: New business development for professional services firms. Influence. Lobbying, and. Networking.

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Diet Coke - Symbol of Over-the-Hill Generations

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

I will never again order it when dining outside. Affordable fees. In The Wall Street Journal , Cara Lombardo reports that Coca-Cola is attempting to boost the Diet Coke "franchise" by adding 4 new flavors.    The smarter tactic would be to milk that old-line brand for all its remaining value and then dump it. Diet Coke has become the symbol of over-the-hill generations. I know. To a Buddhist workshop in Eastern Ohio I offered to bring some beverages.

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Public Relations Campaigns Can Be More Effective than Litigation in Seeking "Justice"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That was when the judge ordered that, on that award, 14 years of interest be paid. Affordable fees. Ira Rennert, a billionaire, and his company Renco Group lost big in a case in which BigLaw firm Arnold & Porter represented them. Long story short, the $117 million verdict against them became $213 million. Here are more of the details from lawyer-journalist Kathryn Rubino on Abovethelaw.com. The defendants appealed the verdict and lost. The Supreme Court turned down reviewing it.

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Interview: Vickie Sullivan - Branding Queen

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Specializing in branding for high-fee professional speaker markets, she has launched thousands of thought leaders since 1987. Specializing in branding for high-fee professional speaker markets, she has launched thousands of thought leaders since 1987. Her presentation, Brand It And They Will Come: Build a High-Fee Brand When You Are Not Famous, was short on fluff and long on street-wise detail to help the average $1,000 - $5,000 speaker in the audience stand out from the crowd.

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Interview: Vickie Sullivan - Branding Queen

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Specializing in branding for high-fee professional speaker markets, she has launched thousands of thought leaders since 1987. Specializing in branding for high-fee professional speaker markets, she has launched thousands of thought leaders since 1987. Her presentation, Brand It And They Will Come: Build a High-Fee Brand When You Are Not Famous, was short on fluff and long on street-wise detail to help the average $1,000 - $5,000 speaker in the audience stand out from the crowd.

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Why We So Automatically Size Up Other People

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" Here you can order it from Amazon. Affordable fees. Back in ancient times, mankind had the most to fear from fellow humans. Not lions, infections, or eating poisonous mushrooms. The murder rate was at about 33%. One out three died as a result of being murdered. That's why embedded in our unconscious is the ability to quickly size up other people. That's done as a reflex, not consciously. At least that's what social psychologist John Bargh, Ph.D.

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Death of Cool - We Will Be Too Busy Making Money

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There's been a shift to clients ordering bigger and not balking about the fee. Economy watchers are predicting a coming economic boom. Actually, some of us are already picking up on that in our businesses. Also, a real sign of changing times, they are treating talent with more deference. They recognize they need us to make the money and there's plenty of that to be made. An economic boom could be the death of cool.

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Why William Shatner Keeps Working at Age 88

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" Here you can order it from Amazon. Career coaching for the over-50 available, on a sliding scale fee structure. Everyone is different. Everyone finds refuge from their unique demons in their own way. For William Shatner, it has been work. So, that's the wisdom he passes along in his new book "Live Long And What I Learned Along the Way." Shatner is 88 years old. And he's still working.

2019 40

It Gotta Be Kiddin' - New Recovery Publication Wants Articles, Offers No Payment

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's why in my coaching service for the over-50 I had a sliding scale fee schedule. " Here it can be ordered from Amazon. Sliding scale fees. What's not paid for has no value. That's the gospel of capitalism. Even for those chronically unemployed, it's not for free.    One might decry capitalism's brutal ethos. But that's the way it is. Years ago an innovator in performance art - Richard Mennen - launched the 99-cents Theatre.

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Gregory Craig's Not-Guilty Plea - How Much Damage to Skadden Arps?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Among the points of peril are:  One, if Craig didn't register as a Ukrainian agent under FARA in order not to endanger the federal government from assigning work to his firm and to him.   And, two are the questions if Skadden was a participant in the scheme to conceal the large fees it was receiving for Craig's assignment.  Last Friday, Gregory Craig pleaded not guilty to two counts of providing false statements to federal authorities.

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Artificial Intelligence in Services - Allstate's Smart Public Relations

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Way back in 2005, when I was blogging the Rhode Island lead paint trial, there were former full-time journalists covering the courtroom action as "stringers" (gig workers) in order to pick up some extra money.     For individual coaching – sliding scale fees. Tom Wilson, chief executive officer at Allstate, predicts that artificial intelligence (AI) will have the force of a tsunami in services. Here he is quoted in Fortune.

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Language - How to Talk to Yourself about Work After Being Forced into Early Retirement

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Her first step in searching for jobs or contract assignments was to approach it as a must-do in order to pay her bills - and, also, of course, keep busy. After that, sliding scale fees. COVID-19 is forcing more and more older employees into early retirement, notes MarketWatch.

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