Prepare and Thrive Financially During Difficult Times with Gerard Braud

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The post Prepare and Thrive Financially During Difficult Times with Gerard Braud appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Not only is crisis communications his business, but he has been through more personal financial crises than most. Financial strategy and planning.

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Editorial: Are we financially doomed?

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Are we financially doomed? We’re acting as if we are still a first world country. We have a problem. Hardly anybody is working. Businesses are not generating revenue. Here, throw money at the problem and hope it goes away, our … Continue reading →

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COVID-19, If Financial Crisis Worsens, Apartment Security

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

If social unrest and financial hard times worsen, a surge in criminal activity could spread throughout America.    That should be a concern to the legal staff at residential apartment complexes. The security of residents should be on their minds. The oddball reality is that the last two complexes in which I leased did not have video monitoring.    Law & Crime reports that Ruth Wilson has filed a wrongful death suit against apartment complex FPACPS Ashford.

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Aging in America - Financially Squeezed

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Obviously, all this continues to leave many seniors in a financial squeeze. Do the math. For 2019, the increase for seniors and others receiving Social Security was 2.8%. 

How to Create a Statement of Retained Earnings for a Financial Presentation

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Preparing financial statements may not sound like the most exciting task. This financial statement proves the organization’s ability (or lack of thereof) to generate revenue, reduce costs or do both. Finally, these statements majorly help with financial decision making.

Thomas Schaefer - Financial Fallout from COVID-19, The Suicides Begin

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Financial leadership can be an overwhelming burden during depressed economic times.   The theory is that he anticipated that the population would have outsized expectations of financial help during the economic fallout from the COVID-19 generated downturn.

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Media Financial Woes Will Worsen in 2020

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

During 2019, some estimates have it that 8,000 lost media jobs. For television, revenue declined 4%. For print, it was 20%.    And, according to Axios , 2020 will be even worse. There are two main reasons. One, folks are getting weary of political news.

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Can Focus Be Financially Fatal?

Speak and Deliver

Day 3 of the previously advertised 51 Day Challenge. My outcomes, and today's podcast, are below

Interview: Julie Mergen – Financially Savvy Speaker

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Perceptions about money had restrained each of them from achieving financial freedom, which meant something different to each of them in turn. Julie’s passion now is to reach out and share in creating a new community which includes all women, anyone who wants to discover their relationship with money and create financial freedom — freedom in all aspects of life. The Foundation offers support and education to show these women the way to financial empowerment.

Business Interruption Insurance Coverage - Financials, Politics, and Legalities

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Among NAIC's arguments are that such legislation would create substantial solvency risks, reduce the industry's ability to pay out other claims, and worsen the current financial and economic impacts of COVID-19.  " while 'business interruption' coverage is indeed a common feature of commercial insurance policies, it doesn't typically provide coverage for communicable diseases or government-imposed shutdowns caused by a national emergency." 

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The Financial Times is 125 years old today

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Financial timesI was delighted to open my favorite newspaper this morning and learn that the FT celebrates 125 years in print today.

The Fellowship of Suffering - Emotionally (and often even financially) the Playing Field Has Been Leveled

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  " the simple act of taking part in the fellowship of suffering." " - Vivian Gornick, The Atlantic , May 2020 (that is, COVID-19 time). A new trend has started.

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The Year of COVID-19: April 9. 2020 (guilt about being able to hang on financially)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, those of us who aren't facing that kind of extreme financial insecurity feel, you got it, guilty. If COVID-19 lockdowns hang on and people can't get back to work, 60% of folks in America can run out of savings.

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Public speaking for financial advisors

Speak Schmeak

I was interviewed this week for a two-part series on public speaking for financial advisors in the Canadian magazine Investment Executive. Here's part 1: Seven steps to more compelling presentations And part 2: How to structure a winning presentation Thanks to Fiona Collie for an article full of great tips, and for some of the most accurate quotations I've ever read from a journalist! Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies The Business of Speaking Interviews

Financial Media - The Business of Doom & Gloom

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Bad news sells. Even if that consists of speculation. Today MarketWatch must be getting plenty of traffic. Its article is on the shaky state of Social Security (along with Medicare).    By 2034, the monthly Social Security benefit could be cut by 23%.

America Is Land of Financial Opportunity for Only 3 out of 10

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  But, according to the American ethos, it frequently means being a step or many steps beyond financial survival. What a study by Financial Health Network found, reports CBS , is that only 3 out 10 see themselves that way. "Opportunity."

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Financial Services Industry - Shift from Retirement to "Next"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Even the financial services industry, known for pushing various forms of retirement accounts, is recognizing the shift. In response, the financial planner says that the focus then has to be on the Next. Retirement.    That was invented in the late 19th century.

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U.K.-Based Financial Times Endorses Barack Obama: ‘The Wiser Bet’

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized Barack Obama endorses Financial Times U.K.-Based Based ‘The Wiser Bet

Reaching Financial Security

Great Public Speaking

For Tom, he is successful enough that he has financial security. Tom Antion lays it all out for you. There are techniques that you need to learn and if you take to time to implement them, you can be successful. That means that he can do what he always wanted to do: give to charity.

Financial Services Firms - If You Don't Leave Us Alone.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

To those categories of products, services, and creatures might be added financial services firms. Yet, usually with great authority the financial services firms predict millions of dollars will be needed for retirement or semi-retirement.

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Financial Limbo - The 85,000 Gone Missing

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

At stake are financial issues such as pensions and the ability to sell a house. Arizona is fertile territory for Thomas Asimou's legal niche. That Phoenix, AZ lawyer, reports Bloomberg , helps the families of the missing have that person declared dead.

Paywalls: Financial Salvation for Media or Trojan Horse?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Publications, both legacy and digital natives, are struggling for survival. Some are rushing into paywalls. Others are playing the very different game of total free access. I analyze the pros and cons of paywalls in an exclusive article for Odwyerpr.com. Here you can read it.

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Financial Language As COVID-19 Hits Business (often hard), Including Brandname Law Firms

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For that reason, it's big financial news that UK-based Gateley PLC announced there will be no interim dividend for shareholders. One term, it leverages, that could dominate financial narratives in the legal sector is:  "protective move." " That language transmits a number of messages, including:  We are not in a distressed financial condition. Language is a mirror of what's going on out there.

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Using Visuals in Financial Presentations « TJWALKER INTERACTIVE

TJ Walker Interactive

» Using Visuals in Financial Presentations It is always important to have visuals in any presentation to enhance audience understanding and participation. News analyzed from a communication perspective.

Governments Must Take Urgent Financial Action To Deal With Life Under COVID-19

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Governments are going to go into stupidly ridiculous debt, or bankrupt, supporting their populations as businesses go under during this COVID-19 virus outbreak… Here’s what they should do, and do soon: Suspend all rent and mortgage payments Roll back prices … Continue reading →

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WeWork - Cool Startup Brand, But Shaky Financials

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But the financial side of the office-sharing concept is less rosy. Instead of professionals such as lawyers and copywriters being isolated operating from home or renting expensive offices, they can be part of the WeWork community. That startup, whose branding is total cool, provides affordable leased space which pulls worker bees out of the aloneness. Cross-pollination of ideas happens. And, the possibility of networking is always there.

Financial Crash - We Became Our Parents

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But, there isn't too much analysis of how that amazing financial crash reprogrammed the values and behavior of us 76 million Baby Boomers. Articles like Bob Bryan's in BusinessInsider deconstruct how The Great Recession shaped the Millennial psyche.

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How to Make Your Numbers Come Alive in Financial Presentations.

TJ Walker Interactive

financial presentations This entry was posted on March 11, 2011, 2:13 pm and is filed under Analysis , CEOs/Financial , Communications , Help , Presentation Skills Training , Video. Will Information about Competitors take Away from My Financial Presentation?

Public speaking for financial advisors

Speak Schmeak

I was interviewed this week for a two-part series on public speaking for financial advisors in the Canadian magazine Investment Executive. Here's part 1: Seven steps to more compelling presentations And part 2: How to structure a winning presentation Thanks to Fiona Collie for an article full of great tips, and for some of the most accurate quotations I've ever read from a journalist! Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies The Business of Speaking Interviews

Gossip - Financial Stakes Just Got Really High

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Bloggers determined to increase page views and the entire gossip industry often post provocative rumors. Also, sitting around and ripping those not present apart is as old as civilization. Now they will make sure that they fact check them before publishing or flapping their jaws.

Financial Pain Ain't Relative - It Doesn't Help to Know that Warren Buffett Lost $21 Billion in 2020. So Far

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's the financial-planners' platitude: How much more their other clients lost, compared to what the Dow Jones crash snatched from our own (illusion of) financial security.    Well, if among their clients has been Warren Buffett, they have lots of details to pile on about financial catastrophe.   The odd thing is that most financial planners still don't get it that financial pain isn't relative.

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FORBES.com – Financial Pitch « TJWALKER INTERACTIVE

TJ Walker Interactive

Read the rest of this at Forbes.com financial pitching , forbes This entry was posted on March 23, 2011, 4:27 pm and is filed under Analysis , Communications , Pitching. News analyzed from a communication perspective.

Ghostwriter for Financial Wealth Book (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here are details and how to apply. careers

Millennials - Financial Reality Bites, Which Is Bad News for Economy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's the grim financial reality announced by Young Invincibles. The net worth of those 25 to 34, with college degrees, is a minus $1,900. Here are many more details from MarketWatch. Mostly that's due to the "perfect storm" of: College debt. 

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Drudge Report - Financial Signals Don't Favor Hillary Win

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Then the Drudge Report goes on to announce that the financial signals which are associated with predicting election winners are not in favor of Hillary. The Drudge Report turns to an economic lesson this evening.

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Becoming an Expatriate - Financial Necessity, Not Adventure for Aging Americans

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Increasingly, it's become a option-to-be-considered for financially challenged aging Americans. English majors (yes, at one time there were plenty of those) associate becoming an expatriate with adventure. And exotic career paths.

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Will Information about Competitors take Away from My Financial.

TJ Walker Interactive

» Will Information about Competitors take Away from My Financial Presentation? financial presentations This entry was posted on March 15, 2011, 1:56 pm and is filed under Analysis , CEOs/Financial , Communications , Help , Presentation Skills Training , Video.

Sophisticated Financial Writer, Irvine, CA (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here are details and how to apply. careers

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Want to Do a FIRE (Financial Independence/Retire Early)? Stop Eating Out

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Why you will decide to halt the luxury of dining in a real restaurant where you are served and pay a tip is that you have opted to do a FIRE, that is, Financial Independence, Retire Early.  You will get push-back on this one. People enjoy eating out with other people.

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Glenn Scarpelli - Never Underestimate Bite of "Financial Reality" in America

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In his suicide note, Glenn Scarpelli indicated he could no longer live with his current "financial reality." But, in America, "financial reality" bites.   Only recently I returned to financial solvency.

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From Road Warrior to Financial Freedom with Ken Keis

Speaker Launcher

The post From Road Warrior to Financial Freedom with Ken Keis appeared first on Jane Atkinson. During the podcast, Ken shares his own story and how we went from a road warrior traveling 300+ days per year to having the life that he wants and the financial freedom to live that life. Today we are going to get very intentional. Intentional about building the business that is perfect for you.

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Preventing a Financial Flashpoint - Bring Back the Old-Fashioned Boarding House

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Landlord Nation is triggering a financial flashpoint.  One solution for not only the aging but all those struggling financially could be the return of boarding houses. Yet, that set-up meets more than just the financial needs of the aging and financially at-risk.

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Stock Market Rally - All In For FIRE (financial independence, retire early)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And, what can happen - en masse - is FIRE (financial independence, retire early). "Stocks and commodities are on the verge of rallying to highs that have eluded them during recent upswings, a breakthrough … likely [to] fuel further gains." 

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