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Crop a picture by an exact measurement in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

But if you want to end up with an exact measurement — let’s say to fit the picture into a predefined space — you can do that as well.

A bizarre method of measuring speaking skills

Speak Schmeak

How about we give this guy the HIGHEST score for not making his speeches convoluted, obscure and overly complicated? In 2005, Congress spoke at an 11.5

Measuring who's talking: Men or women? A tool for your next meeting

The Eloquent Woman

We all owe Cathy Deng thanks for coming up with this simple tool that measures who's talking more: men or women?

How Will You Measure Success in 2013?

Speaker Launcher

When measuring success, will you focus on how far you have come or the vast distance between you and your ultimate aspiration? So my goal?

Presentation Insight: Numbers only measure a story

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

They are measurements of something going on in the organization. The audience needs to see all the numbers. What are the numbers really?

Fred Price - The Measure of a Man

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

He gave us the measure of a man. " The church at Northminister Presbyterian , Tucson, Arizona, was full. That was 2 P.M. on July 18, 2016.

Glassdoor - Becoming Metric For Measuring Organizational Leadership

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

To assess Yahoo leader, Marissa Mayer, BusinessInsider's Eugene Kim went to Glassdoor. He did a keyword analysis of  2,200 employee reviews.

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Top 10 Presentation Measurement Units

Can You Hear Me Up the Back?

Accordingly, some objects have evolved their own official units of measurement outside of the usual metric or imperial systems. Water flow.

David Witchs - Is Harvard the measure of a man?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 Is that the measure of a man? Was the measure of this man less because he was no longer a producer in capitalism?

Barack Obama’s Speech on Gun Control

Manner of Speaking

In it, he discussed a number of measures that he proposes to take by Executive Order to reduce gun violence in the United States. President Barack Obama began the final year of his presidency with a speech on gun control. It … Continue reading → Analysis of a Speech Anaphora Aporia Barack Obama Diacope gun control public speakin

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The Communication Blog: Communication Strategies: Self-Esteem

The Communication Blog

2.12.2011 Communication Strategies: Self-Esteem Self-esteem is a measure of how valuable you think you are; people with high self-esteem think very highly of themselves, whereas people with low self-esteem view themselves negatively. When you think like a success, you’re more likely to act like a success. Seek Out Nourishing People.

Michelle Obama: Rhetorical effectiveness measured in tweets-per-minute

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Since the tweet count has become such an important measurement, those seeking influnce will push for their supporters to tweet. 

Webinar on Social Media Measurement

Joan Detz Speaker Services

IABC Philadelphia will present a webinar on Wednesday, February 16th, 12 noon-1:30pm Eastern. Cost : $30 Members; $40 Non-Members. For information and registration details: [link

Analyze This Social Media Measurement Expert | Media Training

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized Media Training

Public Speaking - Measured (Official) Rhetoric About No-Indictment For Darren Wilson

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Tension had been growing for months. The tone, organization, and word choice had to be masterpieces of civility. From ugliness can come grandeur.

Does Murdoch’s Apology Measure Up?

TJ Walker Interactive

This apology would have been a great first step in Murdoch’s crisis communication strategy. Instead, it comes 12 days after the scandal broke and when most people had already made up their minds on whether there was wrongdoing or not. Murdoch’s legacy will forever be painted with the brush of this scandal. The printed apology [.].

Hans Rosling: Upgrading our worldview via data visualization

Presentation Zen

Note, however, here how Dr. Rosling introduces the problem and what he'll be measuring. Data and information are not inherently boring.

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SURPRISE: Consumer Sentiment Rises Unexpectedly to 5-Year High…Drudge

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized Consumers Economic Measures economy

Beyond the Personal Brand: Measure of a life for Class of '67

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 We needed to take a measure of those. From following her art shows and viewing her portraits and landscapes, I knew hers. Me neither.

PowerPoint Slide Makeover - Presenting Test or Measurement Procedures

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

Presenting tests or measurements usually includes talking about how often the testing is done and what tests were performed. each, click here

The Great PR Measurement Debate of 2014—How to Tie Results to C | Media Training

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized Media Training

Ted Kennedy - Taking the Measure of a Man

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  How do we take the measure of the man?  Given that framework, I take a measure of Ted Kennedy as a man who often made it his mission to leverage his influence and power on matters which could benefit the common good. Senator Ted Kennedy is dead.   There will be a trial about that time and those who were leaders. 

Why Your Small Business Needs to Measure Its Return on Social Media Investments

Content Marketing Today

Social media marketing must prove itself with measurable returns. Social media marketing is working in measurable ways for local organizations.

Lady Gaga For Gay Marriage: Pop Star Urges Voters To Back Equality Measures In Four U.S. States

TJ Walker Interactive

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Speaking Out

Public Speaking getting through recovery measures speech crashI recently heard a speaker tell his audience that public speaking is always fun. I’d take a bet that that speaker hasn’t done a lot of speaking in the real world! Of course public speaking can be huge fun.

How to specify the position of an image or object on a PowerPoint slide–precisely

PowerPoint Tips

Click the Size and Properties icon–it looks like a square with measurements. Write down the horizontal and vertical measurements.

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In Love Poems and Presentations, Less is More

Duarte Blog

The only question in measuring its value is: from the point of view of the audience, does it work in support of the story?”

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The Communication Blog

8.15.2010 Salaries One measure of an ailing society has to be the large gap between the salaries of normal people working in education, science, and government and television performers. For example, the median elementary school teacher salary is $50,590. All figures come from TV Guide , August 16-29, 2010. So, whats wrong with this picture?

Nelson Mandela: Lessons for Future Orators

Matt Eventoff

He spoke with a measured cadence, and effectively utilized pausing to emphasize key points. * First appeared in The Atlantic Post.

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Rhetoric and applause in Obama’s inaugural speech as a measure of what the audience liked best

Max Atkinson

When I first started studying bursts of applause in political speeches thirty years ago, some people couldn’t see the point; others thought I was mad. More than a quarter of a century later, I still sometimes find it instructive to focus on the lines that were applauded in a particular speech to see which messages turned the audience on the most.

The Most Talked About Super Bowl Commercial Was a Presentation in Disguise

Duarte Blog

During Sunday’s Super Bowl, a presentation went undercover, posing as a commercial. So how did America respond to this presentation in disguise?

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Create a system for your message

PowerPoint Tips

A presentation doesn’t stand by itself. You created a product and want to sell it. So you create a presentation that meets the need.

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Is your audience suffering an engagement drought?

Speak Schmeak

Doing "nothing" in California has led us to the place we are today, with our state having to take drastic measures to reduce water use. Great!

Guest post: Simple ways to avoid cyber attacks on your computer or mobile phone

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Despite a growing sophistication among hackers and scammers in their ability to steal and exploit personal and corporate information, there is a low sense of urgency among small and medium businesses to take proactive protective measures. Freelance Writing - General

Leveraging existing slides with TeamSlide, slide library software

PowerPoint Tips

This post is an interview with Kartik Sundar, co-founder of TeamSlide, Slide Library/Management software. Ellen: Is TeamSlide secure? Need training?

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TX House Rep. Jessica Farrar Proposing Fine for Male Masturbation

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Banned also would be some birth control measures for males as well as use of Viagra.   Already it has received plenty of media attention.

Slides that pop! Using the 3rd dimension on a slide–Part II: 3D rotation

PowerPoint Tips

Note that PowerPoint measures depth in points. There’s also an interesting setting, Distance from Ground, also measured in points.

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Crisis Communication and Timing – Sony and Johnson & Johnson

Matt Eventoff

Since then, the Company has unveiled a series of measures to reduce the risk of this happening again, including creating the position of Chief Information Security Officer and adding new firewalls, encryption and monitoring services. In a crisis, and in crisis communication, timing, and time, is crucial. There are a number of key points.

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11 famous speeches by women in engineering & technology

The Eloquent Woman

She used lengths of wire to let each audience member get a sense of the new measure, making the foreign more familiar. At just $3.99

Public Speaking Apprehension-

The Communication Blog

Don’t think of public speaking as a measure of your self-worth. In looking over the literature on dealing with pubic speaking apprehension, I searched for less likely sources than NCA journals. Here are some of the things I found, not surprisingly, not that different from what we have in our textbooks: From an article in Forbes: 1. Slow down.

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