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Who’s Got Your Back?

Speaker Launcher

My Mastermind team meets every two weeks; so I know that at least every two weeks I am going to think about my business strategy. link].

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How to set up a mastermind group


Karen Jacobsen: The GPS Girl

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

No member of the National Speakers Association speaks to as many people on a daily basis as does Karen Jacobsen. Oh Say Can You See? Accelerate!

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Book 8 of 52 in 52: The Barefoot Executive by Carrie Wilkerson

Speak and Deliver

I first ran across her on Twitter in 2008, when it seemed my ''New Foot Smell'' would match well with ''The Barefoot Executive''. Evans last year.

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Elizabeth Holmes Pushes Back on Regulatory Rulings

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

He was the mastermind who essentially got hedge fund guru, Steve Cohen, off the hook with the SEC. That's not a surprise.

What Were the Best Speaking Programs/Books of they Year?

Speak and Deliver

He offers a tremendous amount of recorded content as well as ongoing mastermind training. I''ve always loved reading. In Pt. Do It! often.

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What This Speaker is Thankful For.

Speak and Deliver

I am thankful for those in my Speaker's Mastermind Group, who have helped keep me on track this year. I am thankful for BeauJo's Pizza, which gives me a place to reward myself after a job well done. - I am thankful for Joe Sabah , who, even in his '80's, gives back so much to speakers. I am thankful for Tim Tebow, just because. -

Speaker Launch Toward Success - A Case Study from Maureen Zappala

Speak and Deliver

To start, I joined the one year follow-up mastermind group after the boot camp. What does a journey like that look like? I’m not a marketer.

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Bridgegate - Now, Andrew Cuomo's Implicated

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

He took a guilty plea for masterminding the Fort Lee, New Jersey gridlock to punish the city's mayor Mark Sokolich. Here is the article.

Andrew Caspersen - What secrets lie in the hearts of men (only The Shadow knows)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Andrew W.W. " - Christopher M. Matthews, The Wall Street Journal, July 6, 2016. Here is the article. This story rocked the business world.

Top 20 Seminar Scams and How to Avoid Them

Great Public Speaking

Fake Credentials · Fake Mastermind Sessions · Selling the Dream · Other Click here for the 2013 Scam Update Fake Application Process Although there are many legitimate applications processes to determine if you are right for a particular program, there are many that aren’t legitimate at all. I’m all for that. What to do? ….Don’t I get that.

Drudge Report - AP-GfK Poll Found Only 36% Confident About Hillary's Health

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It has been among the masterminds for embedding the issue in the national consciousness. The first debate came and it went. Developments in Campaign 2016 operate on fast time. Now the Drudge Report again is focused on the Sick-Hillary meme. The latest Drudge Report headline screams that only 36% are confident about Hillary's health.

USA Today Pleads Don't-Vote-For-Trump - Power Takes on Negative Connotation

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

David Wildstein has already admitted masterminding that dirty trick which put Fort Lee traffic on the George Washington Bridge in gridlock.

Bridgegate Trial - Will Trump Dump Christie?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Wildstein entered a guilty plea to having been the mastermind of Bridgegate. Here is coverage in New York Magazine. Could that finish Christie?

Benedict Cumberbath's "Hamlet" Brilliant - But Do We Align With Shakespeare's World View

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

If those masterminds are, it's doubtful if they will go mad. The set is a mixture of contemporary and medieval.

"Obergefell v. Hodges" - That + SCOTUS ObamaCare Ruling, Rogers Ailes Will Be Busy Guy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

They can mastermind ways to undo such a threat to Americana. Has Campaign 2016, at least for conservatives, shifted to social values?

Martin Senn - Turmoil at Zurich Insurance Associated with Second Suicide

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Ponzi mastermind Bernie Madoff has not taken his own life. " -  John Letzing, The Wall Street Journal, May 30, 2016.

Mind Of ISIS - Deja Vu 1970s Weathermen

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And, just like the masterminds of ISIS, they thought in absolutes. They were anti-American values. At least initially. Also, we were not stupid.

Roger Ailes Hires Superlawyer Charles Harder for Possible Lawsuit against Journalist Gabriel Sherman

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For example, another superlawyer, David Boies, was able to essentially get hedge fund mastermind, Steve Cohen, off the hook with the SEC.

Chick-fil-A: Can this controversy be managed

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Every mastermind in public relations knows that controversy, managed well, can wind up creating new value. 

National Comeback Day: Screwed Up, Learned, Roaring Success

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 If Ponzi mastermind Bernie Madoff didn't know he's never getting out he would likely be putting the pieces today for a comeback.

Brand Expansion: Growing Your Umbrella

Speaker Launcher

Mastermind clubs (paid). Recently I told you that I was adding a new lane to my business model. link]. link]. What are some ways to expand?

"Mad Men" - Does Joan deserve tragic death?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

On "Breaking Bad," few ever thought met mastermind Gus could be done in. Tonight begins the final season of "Mad Men."

Move Your Business Forward in 2012

Speaker Launcher

In the year 2012, how many times do you intend to stop working “in” your business, long enough to work “on” your business, i.e:

David Messerschmitt & Double Lives - Happens All The Time

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But I had no idea that, for years, he was allegedly masterminding mobile cramming schemes whose revenues totaled a king's ransom.

What do Harriet Harman and Sybil Fawlty have in common?

Max Atkinson

One of the many memorable lines from Fawlty Towers was when Basil told Sybil that she ought to go on Mastermind, special subject "the bleeding obvious." Until today, I'd always thought that Harriet Harman, deputy leader of the Labour Party, had rather more about her that Mrs Fawlty. Together we'll fight for a prosperous and fair Britain.

Four principles of presenter prosperity

Speak Schmeak

How about a Mastermind group ? Download audio here. You have to see yourself as capable and you have to perceive obstacles as surmountable.

Four principles of presenter prosperity

Speak Schmeak

How about a Mastermind group ? Download audio here. You have to see yourself as capable and you have to perceive obstacles as surmountable.

Contest Results — Games to Play

Humor Power

Here are the results of April’s contest as picked by our panel of judges. The theme for the contest was: Games To Play in Prison. The challenge was to make up games (which are not real), based on actual games which do exist. The original games can be board games, TV games, reality games, carnival games, sport games, etc.

"Criminal Minds" - Walking Through Loss

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  That game is masterminded by a psychopath of a father who had killed his wife and is now killing his son.  "Experience is a brutal teacher. But you learn, boy do you learn." " - C.S. Lewis. It's with that quotation that tonight's episode of "Criminal Minds" ended.  Lewis said, learn. 

Speaking: How To Communicate Your Unique Truth When Speaking

Pivotal Public Speaking

Whether you’re talking from the stage, speaking on a teleseminar, or presenting to your MasterMind group, people will connect with your message when you’re relaxed in your delivery. Be authentic. Be transparent. Be real. Wherever you’re speaking, you know this is what your listener is craving. Be The Real You. Somebody real.

20 Tips for new Professional Rising Star Speakers

Your mastermind group will be an excellent source of feedback, encouragement and often a reality check for you. Contact speakers you admire.


13 Lessons (& Tips) Learned Launching an eBook

When it launched I wasn’t quite sure what to expect but I was sure I’d learn a lot by doing it - I was right. Has It Been Worth It? 19.95