CBS - Crazy for Norah O'Donnell to Try to Take on ABC's David Muir

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"  Sure, O'Donnell's coming was aggressively promoted. And that was a flop, both in the evening and late morning. Mostly, the evening television news is dead. Like, they say in sales:  That dog don't hunt. But some of us still tune in.

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How to Start a Presentation: 5 Strong Opening Slides and 9 Tricks To Test

SlideModel

Knowing how to start a presentation is crucial: if you fail to capture the audience attention right of the bat, your entire presentation will flop. Great, because we are all about promoting effective presentation techniques (hint: using a dull welcome slide isn’t one of them).

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Public Speaking - Lost In Translation Humor

Great Public Speaking

Ford had a similar problem in Brazil when the Pinto flopped. An American T-shirt maker in Miami printed shirts for the Spanish market which promoted the Pope's visit. Scandinavian vacuum manufacturer Electrolux used the following in an American ad campaign: "Nothing sucks like an Electrolux." The name Coca-Cola in China was first rendered as Ke-kou-ke-la.

ALAN WEISS INTERVIEWS PATRICIA FRIPP

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

To keep their attention, I also told them how to sell more, interview potential employees, and promote and market. Throughout the years as he got promoted, he hired me multiple times in many cities. Mike promoted big sales rallies and ran a speakers bureau.

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ALAN WEISS INTERVIEWS PATRICIA FRIPP

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

To keep their attention, I also told them how to sell more, interview potential employees, and promote and market. Throughout the years as he got promoted, he hired me multiple times in many cities. My early topics were the result of what I did on a daily basis, “How to Get, Keep, and Deserve Customers” and “How to Promote Business.”. Mike promoted big sales rallies and ran a speakers bureau. Do you have a favorite “flop”? ALAN WEISS INTERVIEWS PATRICIA FRIPP.