Democrat Elizabeth Warren has defeated Republican Sen. Scott Brown in the Massachusetts Senate race

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Don't Cry Massachusetts For Scott Brown

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Scott Brown is not one of the five defendants in Andrea Tantaros' sexual harassment lawsuit. But he is mentioned in that complaint about what sex-related antics allegedly went down at Fox News.

In Morning Joe Interview, Obama Talks Libya, Debt, And Ideas ‘I Stole From A Massachusetts Governor’

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Newtown, Connecticut: It could become tourist mecca like Salem, Massachusetts

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This is a capitalist society so some alert entrepreneurs could spot the tourism potential in Newtown, Connecticut just as they did in Salem, Massachusetts

How You Can Profit from the Massachusetts Gubernatorial Race

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

Here in Massachusetts, we have a gubernatorial race that is an object lesson for students of public speaking everywhere.    The result is that annoying nasal sound that has made this campaign seem inordinately long to voters in Massachusetts.     More importantly, perhaps, the voters of Massachusetts would be far happier listening to them speak. 

James Comey - Hexed?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There are several in Salem, Massachusetts.  Perhaps James Comey has been victim of a spell cast on him. Not only did he lose his powerful position as F.B.I. director. Last January, report the Daily Mail , he took a $500k hit on the sale of his Westport, Connecticut house.

2017 52

Fun Friday: Miss America introductions

Speak Schmeak

I''m Taylor Kinzler, Miss Massachusetts." I never managed to post this in January, but it''s a perfect video for a Fun Friday! The Miss America pageant figured out a way to make 53 introductions fun, engaging and quick (just over ten minutes)! Enjoy the short video.

World Champion Speakers

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Loghandran (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) Second Runner up--Katherine Morrison (Massachusetts) What can we learn from these champions?

2008 52

Cambridge, MA - Major Step for Shutting Down Puppy Mills

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

If puppy mills in New England can't sell their products (ranging from dogs to gerbils) in stores in classy Cambridge, Massachusetts, they might decide to shut down. 

2017 52

Joe Kennedy III Establishes Meme of Midterm Elections with "This Is Not Right"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Joe Kennedy III, grandson of Robert Kennedy, stole Donald Trump's thunder (which endured 70 minutes) with a short talk in Fall River, Massachusetts.

2018 52

Iowa Caucus: Mitt Romney Wins Squeaker Over Rick Santorum. Mike Bako on Headline News

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Mike Bako on Headline News: It came down to a razor-slim margin of votes Tuesday night (January 3) between former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney and former Senator Rick Santorum. Romney came out on top after running in a tie with Santorum at 25 percent of the vote for much of the night, winning the Iowa [.]. Analysis Crisis Communications Government & Politics News Press Room Video headline news mike bako Mitt Romney Ron Paul

Mitt Romney Bobs and Weaves: Mike Bako on Wall Street Journal Radio

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Mitt Romney’s rivals for the Republicanpresidential nominationlaid into him during a heated debate Tuesday night, accusing him of a lack of commitmentto conservative values and attacking the health-care overhaul he shepherdedinto law as Massachusetts governor.

Christopher McCowen - Public Relations Push for New Trial

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Eventually, the Truro, Massachusetts trash collector - Christopher McCowen - was convicted of murder and more. She was a brandname fashion writer for glam publications such as Elle. Her father was a Harvard-educated lawyer.

2017 52

Fortune 500 - Use of Blogs, Social Media Declines

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

No reason is given by the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Center for Marketing Research for the decline in the use of blogs and social media by the Fortune 500.

2016 63

Elizabeth Warren - Megawatt Celebrity Doesn't Necessarily Mean Electability

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Warren has a lot of grassroots outreach to do with voters in Massachusetts. Elizabeth Warren , like Hillary Clinton, has achieved megawatt celebrity status. Just about everyone knows her name. But stardom doesn't necessarily translate into electability. Clinton lost Campaign 2016.

2017 52

Speechwriter - Author

Joan Detz Speaker Services

She has speechwriting credits from South Africa to Massachusetts. Congratulations to political journalist and speechwriter Charlene Smith for her biography of Nelson Mandela. Charlene had her first face-to-face interview with Nelson Mandela on his third day in prison. This authorized biography contains a foreword by Nobel Peace prize-winner, Archbishop Desmond Tutu. . I met Charlene when I conducted a speechwriting workshop for ASJA (the American Society of Journalists and Authors).

RFK Family Mischief - How Quaint

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Kennedy aura has hovered again in Barnstable, Massachusetts. An arrest of two members of the Robert F. Kennedy dynasty for loud partying brought us back to a more simple time. That was the early 1960s and the emergence of the Kennedy dynasty.

2017 52

Addiction Meme - No Joke in MA

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But, in Massachusetts, addiction is no joke. For too long humor has taken the form of saying one is "addicted to a certain television series such as "Breaking Bad" or food like Doritos. The expected response is laughter.

2016 56

Vanessa Marcotte, Karina Vetrano - Lookalike Victims of Serial Killer?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As the Daily Mail reports, Massachusetts law enforcement is not ruling out the possibility that Vanessa Marcotte and Karina Vetrano were killed by the same person. Could there be a jogger serial killer along the Northeast Corridor?

2016 52

Vanessa Marcotte, 2nd Female Jogging Alone, Murdered

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A Google employee based in New York City, she had been jogging by herself near her mother's house is Princeton, Massachusetts. Have being a female and jogging alone become reckless behavior? Or, should the accountability for two recent murders fall on public safety officials? 

2016 52

The Presidential Debates: Round 1. Our Analysis

The Presenter's Blog

Finally however, the reason Romney gets full points, was that he ended with talking about his pride in how he created the Massachusetts health care program while he was that state’s Governor, and strongly framed it as being an example of cascading more power to the states.

Time Zones Matter - A Lot

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, it's puzzling why Charlie Baker, who is the governor of Massachusetts, wants to opt out of the annual ritual of daylight savings time. As the followers of Donald Trump well know: Gov over-regulates.

2016 61

It's Brown: Will Dobbs Be Next?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Senate seat by a significant margin in Massachusetts: 53% to his Democratic opponent's 46%.    This Massachusetts earthquake is already affecting influence and power Inside the Beltway.  GOP previous-unknown Scott Brown won  a U.S.   The Democratic hold on the U.S. Senate has taken a hit.    The President, only one year into his first term, has been delivered a nasty message from the people about his seeming socialistic policies. Political

Nicholas Paggi - The Hacking Mindset

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That has been a quest among many associated with that STEM-oriented institution of higher learning in Cambridge, Massachusetts.   What generations before him called a "prank," Millennial IT expert and MIT alumnus - Nicholas Paggi - thought of as "hacking."

2017 52

Staples, Tech & Small Business - Mahria Barango To The Rescue

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 I ask the powers that be at Staples headquarters in Massachusetts to recognize Barango's outstanding customer service.  Yesterday was my first tech crisis in my new location - Tucson, Arizona.  The client wanted documents scanned.

2014 67

President Trump Blows It with Over-Used Buzzphrase "Witch Hunt"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Witch hunt" should be buried along with those who had been convicted of being witches in colonial Salem, Massachusetts. At a time when the new U.S. attorney general Jeff Sessions needs top-level support, the president Donald Trump blows it.

2017 52

Contract Drivers v. Uber - It's back to the drawing board

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Uber Technologies" as well as a similar class action suit in Massachusetts. No surprise, U.S. District Judge Edward Chen rejected the proposed $100 million settlement in class action "O'Connor v.

Tourism - Selling Experience, Not Scenery

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The "witch shop" in Salem, Massachusetts takes tourists in the back and trains them to conjure up their own spirit guides. "The Pine Tree State kicked off a review of its tourism PR account on Oct. 2, putting the mid-six figure account in play for the second time in two years." 

2014 60

Salem 1692 - Yet Happy-Valley View of Human Nature Dominates U.S.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

During nine months in 1692, in Salem, Massachusetts, 20 people were murdered by the state. They were convicted of being witches or wizards. Nineteen were hanged. One was crushed to death.

2016 56

Lawsuit against J. Walter Thompson - Seeming setback for defendants in courts of public opinion and law

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In CA and Massachusetts, Uber has tried to avoid that by settling with the contract drivers today. "Lawyers for J. Walter Thompson Chief Communications Officer Erin Johnson have posted online a redacted video of former Chief Executive Gustavo Martinez making a joke about rape.

2016 75

Darkness Fell Fast - Andrew Bachman and Mark Zuckerberg (along with sidekick Sheryl Sandberg)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The media packaged him as the Massachusetts version of California's tech wizards. Andrew Bachman is the 30-something son of two suburban Boston medical doctors. His unique brand of tech entrepreneurship, as the Boston Globe crowed, was the physically fit one. 

2018 52

Salem, MA = Big Brandname In Mysticism, But.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Tomorrow there may or may not be surge pricing in Salem, Massachusetts. If the witches and wizards want to exploit the fact that Salem is the big brandname in mysticism, they can get away with it. Over the years visitors to Salem like myself not only gladly ponied up the money.

2015 56

Being the Runner Up

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Vikas Jhingran , a 34-year-old Toastmaster and doctoral candidate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology ( MIT ) in Cambridge, Massachusetts, emerged victorious and claimed the title of 2007 World Champion of Public Speaking.

2007 52

Sins of Sons, Well-Being of Parents - Cameron McDermott, Andrew Bachman

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This reminds us of the situation of Boston, Massachusetts entrepreneurial millennial Andrew Bachman.  The New York Post refers to Carmeron McDermott, 31, as a preppy trust-fund kid in the headline. So, of course, we are all going to be all-eyeballs.

2017 52

AirBnb Vs. Small Town America

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Take Lynnfield, Massachusetts. Airbnb is usually associated with large urban areas. There, motivation is high to get a deal on lodging for a short-term stay. Hotels can run into the hundreds of dollars per night. 

Interview: Donald Hunter

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

He has a masters of business administration from the Sloan School of Management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Donald R. Hunter has been totally blind since seven due to a medication reaction to sulfa drugs. He has been a CEO, consultant, product marketing manager, software developer, public speaker, and financial planner during the past two decades of his corporate and entrepreneurial career. Donald has a burning passion for helping business owners get control over [.]

2009 100

Interview: Donald Hunter

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

He has a masters of business administration from the Sloan School of Management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Donald R. Hunter has been totally blind since seven due to a medication reaction to sulfa drugs. He has been a CEO, consultant, product marketing manager, software developer, public speaker, and financial planner during the past two decades of his corporate and entrepreneurial career. Donald has a burning passion for helping business owners get control over [.]

2009 100

FUN! When It Pulls Revelers toward Death

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

During the Boston, Massachusetts Cocoanut Grove fire on November 28, 1942, 400 had died. On February 20, 2003, about 11 P.M., the Great White concert pyrotechnics ignited flammable foam used to soundproofing. The setting was the crowded Station nightclub in West Warwick, Rhode Island.

2017 52

A Society Estranged from Psychotherapy - Deadly Outcomes

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Voodoo is what we have fun with when we reach out to a psychic in Salem, Massachusetts. Research documents that, yes, psychotherapy can be effective for some conditions. Among them is clinical depression.

2018 52

MASS - Lots of Blame To Go Around

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The political sites will have server-crash tonight when the winner in the Massachusetts U.S. Senate race is announced.    It will likely be GOP Scott Brown and the blame game has already started among the Democrats.    Democrat state attorney general Martha Coakley is blaming the White House and the Democratic National Committee.    That list of miscreants will be expanded.