Could you benefit from an Advanced Speaker Mastermind?

Speak Schmeak

Could you benefit from an Advanced Speaker Mastermind program? My colleague Dr. Gloria Miele and I were brainstorming a new program yesterday and this short video is the result of our conversation. We''d love your feedback! Programs The Business of Speaking Fun Stuff

Who’s Got Your Back?

Speaker Launcher

Whether you have a mastermind group, a business networking group or a team of staffers, meeting with other people to hold yourself accountable can be highly effective. I could blow off some of the mastermind calls but I make moving my business forward my #1 priority.

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How to set up a mastermind group


Two-time Academy Award winner needs an acting coach?

Speak Schmeak

I also attend my industry's conferences and mastermind sessions several times a year to stay fresh on my speaking and training skills. Billboard Daily Blog Are you a fan of "Grace and Frankie," the hot Netflix series starring Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin?

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Hustling Your Way To 6 Figures And Beyond with Sarah McVanel

Speaker Launcher

If so, you may want to consider joining Sarah and me for the new Inner Circle Mastermind program that starts in February 2018. To learn more about the Inner Circle Mastermind program click HERE. On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker podcast, I have a very special guest – Sarah McVanel. A Great Resource for Public Speakers

DeFinis Communications

The mastermind behind this approach and one of the co-founders of Alltop is leading innovator and marketer Guy Kawasaki. One of the biggest frustrations my clients have when preparing a speech is finding those key stories and credible facts that make it come alive. They often reveal that they waste so much time searching for information online that they no longer have enough time for practice. If this sounds like you or someone you know, I highly recommend you try

10 famous speeches by women about war

The Eloquent Woman

Phyllis Rodriguez and Aicha el-Wafi on forgiveness after 9/11 is a TED talk given by a pair of activists who share an unusual motherhood tie: One had a son who died in the World Trade Center attack, while the other''s son is serving a life sentence for having masterminded that attack.

Uber Culture = Defendant in Lawsuit (watch out Fox News)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In addition, it could provide incentive for organizations with alleged toxic cultures, such as Fox News, to purge itself of the masterminds of alleged abuse. Organizational culture is being assessed as a key variable in financial performance, including stock price.

Beyond storytelling: Create an experience

PowerPoint Tips

Peter Diamandis, Chairman and Cofounder of the XPRIZE and Singularity University, describes the goal of his presentations as creating a “mastermind” in which every participant contributes to every other participant’s experience.

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Ruth Madoff - Can She Get a Hang of Leaning In?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Meanwhile her Ponzi mastermind husband Bernie is serving what amounts to be a life sentence in prison. Ruth Madoff lives out a sentence of isolation. That has been imposed by upscale society.

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. I grew up reading Encyclopedia Brown and The Great Brain and then the Robert Heinlein books for youth (and later his more mature material), C.S.

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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. As many who followed the rise and fall of Theranos' founder, Elizabeth Holmes, know, the company's California facility lost its license to test blood.

Charles W. Murphy Plumges to Death in Manhattan - 4th Suicide Associated with Madoff Ponzi Scheme

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The mastermind of the Ponzi scheme Bernie Madoff seems immune from the jinx. The Madoff Ponzi scheme might be carrying a curse. Charles W. Murphy , 56, is the fourth professional associated with that stunner of a swindle to commit suicide.

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 the tightknit group of friends (you know who you are) that masterminded and coached me as I spent my summer preparing a speech that was never given on the Big Stage, but was still shared with hundreds of people over a two month period - and Dwayne Windham, who chaufeurred me around at the championship, and gave me a place to stay! -

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. (Editor''s Note: Over the last couple of years, I''ve watched my friend Maureen Zappala transform herself from a top-notch Toastmaster Speaker to a Wannabe Speaker to an actual, Bona Fide Keynoter.

You don't have to go it alone

Speak Schmeak

This is what Speak to Engage Mentoring and Mastery is all about: Mastermind + coaching + mentoring + community + accountability = Success! "How can I get my audience to ask more questions?" "How How do I create notes that are useful?" "How How do I make a more effective call to action?" "How

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. Fake Mastermind Sessions Masterminding is considered an extremely powerful business and personal improvement tool.

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.

Robert Mercer, Twitter Bots & Politics

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Drudge Report headlines with a mastermind and funding source behind Donald Trump's obsession with Twitter - or, more specifically, Twitter bots.

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

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Caspersen, a former Wall Street executive charged with masterminding a Ponzi-like scheme, pleaded guilty Wednesday to stealing millions from investors to place risky stock-market bets." "Andrew W.W.

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 Sonia Friedman Productions' version of "Hamlet" is compelling. 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? The economy might fall off their radar as they battle U.S. Supreme Court decisions such as today's. In "Obergefell v.

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. That information is from an AP-GfK poll. The same poll found that 51% are confident about Trump'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. A sign of these wild political times: USA Today comes out with an impassioned plea for the nation to please please please not vote for Donald Trump.

Bridgegate Trial - Will Trump Dump Christie?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Wildstein entered a guilty plea to having been the mastermind of Bridgegate. There is a phrase which bounces around both networking theory and practice: The Favor Bank. I first came across it in the early 1990s, when I read Bob Dilenschneider's book "Power and Influence."

Martin Senn - Turmoil at Zurich Insurance Associated with Second Suicide

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Ponzi mastermind Bernie Madoff has not taken his own life. "Former CEO of Zurich Insurance Group AG Martin Senn, who left the company in December, has killed himself, marking the second suicide [Pierre Wauthier] among the insurer's top management ranks in the past few years."

Mind Of ISIS - Deja Vu 1970s Weathermen

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And, just like the masterminds of ISIS, they thought in absolutes. Leaders of the late 1960s and early 1970s violent radical movements were convinced they were killing people for a righteous cause. They were anti-American values.

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. Now with New York Magazine, journalist and book author, Gabriel Sherman, made his name covering former Fox head, Roger Ailes.

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.    After the controversy the organization, personal brand, cause, product or service can be better off than before. 

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. The most promising career game has become The Comeback.   Sure, given that we humans are a myopic bunch, we were always screwing up.

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. Here’s the link to the Vlog if you missed it. link]. Adding a new umbrella takes work and focus and is not recommended for all.

"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." " In essence it's a chronicle about victims.

Move Your Business Forward in 2012

Speaker Launcher

The Bachelors and Masters programs offer small group sizes and a combination of learning modules (audio and video), monthly mastermind calls and private coaching time with Jane.

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. Technically, it was hard to fault the way she brought this year's party conference to a close, deploying as she did, repetition and a 3-part list.

Four principles of presenter prosperity

Speak Schmeak

How about a Mastermind group ? Download audio here. I have a client, Bart Baker , who has grown a successful insurance office over the past 22 years or so.

Four principles of presenter prosperity

Speak Schmeak

How about a Mastermind group ? Download audio here. I have a client, Bart Baker , who has grown a successful insurance office over the past 22 years or so.

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. The new games should fit the prison theme. New Joke Contests are announced at the start of the month. The next contest will be announced on May 1.

"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.    The show was one in which a lot of people learned that they could walk through loss. 

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. Everybody’s fed up with deceit and phoniness. They want to hear the truth, and they want to believe what you’re saying. On the surface, this seems simple enough.