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Georgia Republicans Prefer Paula Deen Over Martin Luther King

TJ Walker Interactive

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Georgia Rep. Paul Broun: Evoluton Is “A Lie From The Pit Of Hell” Liberaland

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Fun Friday: Miss America introductions

Speak Schmeak

From the state that celebrates diversity -- from Scarlett O''Hara to Honey Boo Boo -- I''m Leighton Jordan, Miss Georgia."

Eastern Europe and the Message of Democracy

Matt Eventoff

None other than “Rose Revolution” product President Mikheil Saakashvili of Georgia; Georgia is often considered a success story for democracy in the region, and news of this call certainly came as a surprise (at least to me) and seems to send a mixed message. Ukraine has been independent for less than two decades. Senate in 1856.

Presidential Legacies & Voodoo

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Well, history might have underestimated the myth-making ability of that Georgia peanut farmer. Jimmy Carter, when U.S. Supreme Court.

Rhetorical Devices: Anaphora

Manner of Speaking

This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. For other posts in the series, please click this link. Device : Anaphora. Origin : From the Greek ??????? anafora), which means “carrying back&#. Definition: Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive sentences or clauses. Repetition makes the line memorable.

Famous Speech Friday: Juliette Low's 1924 Girl Scouts speech

The Eloquent Woman

million girls and adults, with more than 59 million alumnae, myself included. branch from veering too far from the international standards of scouting.

Candidate Sam Arora: Getting Right to the Point

Green Room Speakers

Often speakers waste time at the beginning establishing their credibility. By the time they get to their message, the audience has lost interest.

Why - and How - Your Audience Matters. #4 of 5 Blogs. 5 Ideas. 5 Days.

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

  “That dog won’t hunt” may make perfect sense to you because you’re from Georgia, but it won’t in India.  The first question you should ask when preparing a presentation is, who’s my audience?    But that question requires more than a one-word answer.    Why should you care?    Yes and no. 

Those in Software Loop, Beware - You Are Litigation Targets

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"From the moment it was announced that  the Georgia Bar had mis-graded bar exams from 2015 and 2016. Well, now there is a lawsuit."

Observational Humor — Case Study #147

Humor Power

Bill and Sherri attend the meeting with Sheri’s Mother, Georgia. Bill and Sherri Parker Attend Toasmasters meetings with Sherri’s Mother, Georgia. Many of you probably don’t realize that Georgia is in the witness protection program where her last name is Hippie. I evaluated Stan’s speech. THE MONOLOGUE. Mr Toastmaster. ii ii. (I’ve

Women in the U.S. Senate. 17 Strong…and Hopefully Growing

DeFinis Communications

She was appointed by Georgia Governor Thomas W. Hardwick to replace Senator Thomas E. Watson, who had died. George won the election.

Mitt Romney Has a 2 in 3 Chance of beating Obama and has already won the GOP Nomination

TJ Walker Interactive

Gingrich could raise questions by winning Georgia. Yes, Mitt Romney is a terrible political candidate. Sure, Santorum could embarrass Romney in Ohio. And Paul could upset Romney in some small caucus state. And of course, Romney will continue to stick his foot in his mouth and say things to remind everyone he is an out [.].

Observational Humor — Case Study #150

Humor Power

Georgia uses a walker and we often joke about racing each other. Georgia was our timer and while expaining her function to the. Another Olympics has passed and once again I have not beaten Georgia in the 100 meter dash. Georgia said that we time everything. First, we will look at the set-up to give you. was funny. joke.).

Speaking Out: How Does That Happen

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Now, this professor at Georgia State Law School is being subjected to the Open Records Act. Attorney General. Of course, it cost me plenty.

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Hired Burson-Marsteller on Oct. 10, 2014

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  As Hazley reports, the two nurses have been transferred to hospitals in Georgia and Maryland for ongoing treatment. 

A Time to Shine: Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

DeFinis Communications

who was born on January 15, 1929 in Atlanta Georgia. In 1962, when Negroes in Albany, Georgia decided to straighten their backs up…. When you’re looking for powerful material for your next speech—from examples and metaphors to stories and themes—look no further than your own life. Write what you know. Celebrating Dr. King.

Nick Wiltgen At Weather Channel, Student At University Of Arizona - Suicide's Six Degrees Of Separation

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

At the Weather Channel in Atlanta, Georgia, Nick Wiltgen's death has been ruled a suicide. The common thread might be a lack of hope.

March on Washington notebook: What I noticed

The Eloquent Woman

Carter gave us another intimate moment when he spoke of the invisible and basic effort he made as a board of education member in Georgia.

Teleseminar: Magcloud - magazine printing on demand

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Websites referenced in my talk Magcloud Professionally Speaking Georgia Speaker Step Into College Two Words Issuu To hear the teleseminar click on the podcast icon below. Back in August 2008 I wrote a long review of the Magcloud print-on-demand publishing solution from HP Labs. I was recently invited by Dick [.]

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"Is that a rescue?" - New social lubricant

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 The maintenance crew at this development got their rescues at the Animal Heaven from Georgia. The world of socializing has become flat.

Famous Speech Friday: Ida B. Wells's 1909 "This Awful Slaughter"

The Eloquent Woman

Public speaking is an important tool for the campaigner--not just those campaigning for public office, but those campaigning for a cause.

Great Britain has as many gold medals as the Soviet Union

Max Atkinson

The answer is that they too would now be at 16 gold medals: (Gold Silver Bronze) Russian Federation 4 16 15 Kazakhstan 6 0 0 Belarus 2 2 3 Ukraine 2 0 5 Lithuania 1 0 1 Georgia 1 0 0 Azerbaijan 0 1 2 Armenia 0 1 1 Moldova 0 01 Uzbekistan 0 0 1. which sounds like encouraging news for those of us of a certain age

Contest Results: Official Book/Movie/Song

Humor Power

Georgia: James and the Giant Peach. It’s time for the results of the Official State Book/Movie/Song contest. The top lines are listed below. New joke contests are announced on the first of the month. Our subscribers submitted the Official Books, Movies, and Songs for the different states. Not REAL ones. OFFICIAL STATE BOOK.

Toby Bloomberg - Digital, with old-fashioned warmth embedded

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Since Toby is also in the south - Georgia - I hope she stops by for cup, often. The Toby Bloomberg Brand is Digital First.

Politics & Gender - Endless continuum, e.g. Hillary, Vicki, now Michelle

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Selman is Vice President of Georgia-based Selman and Associates.  Politics is an endless continuum, at least when it comes to women.    Even those who aren't candidates or elected officials but are in the loop come under close scrutiny.    A good time is had by all dishing the dirt.

Executive Communications Pros: Maybe we should stay freelancing

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Today there was one for Cox Media in Georgia.  Every now and then David Murray at Vital Speeches of the Day posts a juicy full-time job in executive communications.   I have a friend working at the company and it would be fun to deepen that relationship by becoming full time at Cox.   Lots of fits don't work out. 

Interview: Kurt Shaver – Sales Trainer

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

He holds a Master in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology but he has never let his knowledge of complex integrated circuitry get in the way of closing a big deal. Kurt Shaver delivers high-impact sales training and consulting to companies seeking increased production from their sales force. Kurt brings 25 years of [.]

A Time to Shine: Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

DeFinis Communications

who was born on January 15, 1929 in Atlanta Georgia. In 1962, when Negroes in Albany, Georgia decided to straighten their backs up…. When you’re looking for powerful material for your next speech—from examples and metaphors to stories and themes—look no further than your own life. Write what you know. Celebrating Dr. King.

Diva Marketing Blog's 5th Anniversary - Hitting HomeRuns Through Niche-Within-Niche Strategy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Toby Bloomberg's marketing boutique is based in Atlanta, Georgia.  Toby Bloomberg's DivaMarketingBlog.com  celebrates its 5th anniversary today.    And my astrologist predicts this is its year.    I participated in one of Bloomberg's research studies on us.    Tags: Weblogs

Niche-within-niche model: Dodge Communications revenues up 49% for '08

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

   In a public relations market that is flat overall, the Atlanta, Georgia agency's revenues grew 49% in 2008. The model is niche-within-a-niche and it's selling.    Dodge Communications  micro-specializes on smaller business-to-business healthcare technology companies. 

Public Speaking Tips from my Dog Balou -- Guest post by Joey Asher

Speak Schmeak

My dog Balou is a 60-pound, black-lab mix that we adopted at a PetSmart rescue day last year in Sandy Springs, Georgia. Still out of town!

Public Speaking Tips from my Dog Balou -- Guest post by Joey Asher

Speak Schmeak

My dog Balou is a 60-pound, black-lab mix that we adopted at a PetSmart rescue day last year in Sandy Springs, Georgia. Still out of town!

3+ things to know about the font you choose…

SpeakerSue Says...

They found, hold your keystroke here, that the use of serifs like in Georgia are more warm and fuzzy (really) and enjoyed by readers most, except in certain parts of the country (New Yorkers seem to likeHelvetica better). At almost every sales writing or email etiquette workshop I present someone asks me which is the best font to use. Yours?

10 Great Lines Rewritten For Today’s Manager

Can You Hear Me Up the Back?

“I am the benchmark!&#. Ever wondered why some quotes live on for decades? The great ones use clear, vivid words. You be the judge. Kennedy.

Got Stress? Laugh More: THE Executive Speech Coach & Comedy Legend

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

Today's meeting of the National Speakers Association of Georgia was full of celebrity speakers. He spoke about 2 secret speaking weapons.

Can British Prime Ministers still learn from Aristotle and rhetoric?

Pro Humorist

I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia, the sons of former slaves…&#. Britain now has a new Tory Prime Minister.

Palin: Toned down and revved up

The Eloquent Woman

Earlier this year, I noted the double-edged sword of image for female political candidates, particularly in regard to their speaking style.

More on e-books: Walt Thiessen's THE MONEY SUCKERS has been downloaded 20,000 times

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  An expert in marketing research as well as social media Atlanta, Georgia-based Toby Bloomberg took that road increasingly more traveled. Publishing a book has become more about influence and marketing the Brand Called You than it is about earning money.     You can download it here.  Walt Thiessen.  

Ronald Reagan's moving tribute on the 40th anniversary of D Day

Max Atkinson

They fought -- or felt in their hearts, though they couldn't know in fact, that in Georgia they were filling the churches at 4 a.m., Iain Dale surely speaks for many of us in not being very pleased about the Queen's non-attendance at the Normandy commemorations. For 4 long years, much of Europe had been under a terrible shadow.