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What America Reads…

Matt Eventoff

I found this post from Brian Solis very interesting – a list of the top media outlets, by circulation, as well as the 25 most popular blogs in America, as compiled by BurrellesLuce. . While there are constantly articles about the decline of traditional print media, there are still some publications that have tremendous reach and impact. . 3 – The New York Times 1,039,031 1,451,233.

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Blackberry Etiqutte, Pt II…

Matt Eventoff

Some of my favorites: Your Mind on Media – there are some interesting takes here, not only on whether or not to “Blackberry&# during a meeting, but also on some interesting programs companies like Intel are implementing to try and stem the tide of digital overload.

The New York Times Figured Out the New Game

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Finally, there is hope that The New York Times will continue to exist. There are clear signs that it has figured out how to play the new game to win. In Odwyerpr.com , Kevin McCauley notes: "The New York Times Co.

David Boies 0, Lawyering as Profession 0, The New York Times 1

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Targeted by the spies he contracted with were not only women who might be accusers but also journalists such as at The New York Times. Here you can read all about it in Ronan Farrow's feature in The New Yorker. legal system" - that is the new question. 

(Tradtional) Journalism Industry - The New York Times Reaches Out to Philanthropy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Many watchers of traditional journalism have been predicting this development: Brandname news corporations, such as New York Times Inc., The digital-only members of the media have a spill-over effect.

Chastened New York Media Low-Key On Possible Monday Snow

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The media looked very foolish. So, no surprise, the snow which is supposed to happen this Monday in the New York area is not being hyped.   Likely it will be years before the media descides to bet the ranch on a weather forecast.    Current Affairs Medi

The New York Times - Yes, If It Folds, Rhetorical Tears Will Be Shed (end of story)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The most recent profile is Joe Pompeo's article about the "poisonous" mood at The New York Times.   Sure, it's still a coup for public relations firms to get placements for clients in The New York Times.

New York - Leaving It Hard, Not Impossible

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

If your professional brand is "New York" you probably have decided that's the way it is: You better stay there. It's also obvious that, given your age, there have been fewer opportunities for those great New York jobs and client assignments.

The New York Times - This dog can't hunt

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That seems to apply to The New York Times. The powers that be in charge of that noble media institution can do backflips but they can't get it to become a profitable enterprise in the digital 21st century.

Attack on academic freedom

The Communication Blog

2.25.2011 Attack on academic freedom Assemblyman Dov Hikind from Brooklyn has apparently (according to the Clarion , February 2011, Newspaper of the Professional Staff Congress/City University of New York) “demanded&# that the department of Political Science at Brooklyn College prevent someone from teaching a course on Middle Eastern politics because the proposed instructor was doing research on Palestinian suicide bombers.

"Bums" - Term in New York Post Headline to Describe Homeless

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Well, in 2016, it is shocking, at least to this former doctoral student of linguistics, that today's New York Post headline refers to the homeless as "bums."   Books Current Affairs Media Personal Musings Values

New York Post Puts It Out There: Why Can't Clintons Go Away

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The New York Post brought the issue to the surface. That is, media coverage, paid speaking engagements and hope invested in Chelsea as savior of liberalism. There's no more elephant in the room regarding the Clinton dynasty.

IABC New York’s “The Wired Water Cooler”

TJ Walker Interactive

Analysis iabc new york media training worldwideTo see pictures from the rest of “The Wired Water Cooler&# conference click here.

The New York Times Company - Q1 Loss of $14.3 Million

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The New York Times Company had a lousy Q1. " The question on many minds, especially those of employees there, is: Will the flagship newspaper, The New York Times, be around in five years? Branding careers Media

New York Cockroaches Have Much to Teach Us, Including Roger Ailes

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Since Ailes worked in New York City, he should have been familiar with the cockroach syndrome. Had Ailes reflected on the parable of the cockroach he might still be ruling over the media empire he shaped.   Branding careers Games legal Media Personal Musings Television

Kroger's Fry's - No The New York Times On Sunday

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"I don't see The New York Times on the newspaper rack. The media frame it as the future leader, crushing powerful brandnames such as Whole Foods Market. This, I found a tragic commentary on the decline of the influence of The New York Times.

New York Post Endorses Donald Trump (expecting he'll pivot to more presidential)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The influential New York Post has endorsed Donald Trump. This must-read in New York and usually among the first to post breaking news explains Trump's sometimes odd behavior as "a rookie's mistakes."

"Journalism that matters, More important than ever" - Inward-Looking Promo by The New York Times

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Q3 was not a joyous time for The New York Times in terms of earnings. " That is how the New York Times Inc. The New York Times Company hasn't changed enough since the dawn of the digital era.

New York Mets Owner Channels His Inner George Steinbrenner -Media Training

TJ Walker Interactive

New York Mets owner Fred Wilpon failed miserably at this skill in this New Yorker article about [.]. Analysis fred wilpon Media Training mike bako new york metsby Mike Bako I always stress to my clients that it is not enough to just get soundbites into a news story but you must stay on message and get the exact sound bites you want into a story.

IABC New York’s “The Wired Water Cooler” live from the tv studio of Media Training Worldwide

TJ Walker Interactive

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The Wall Street Journal Reducing Coverage of Arts, Culture, New York News, Combines Sections

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Yesterday, the New York Times Company reported disappointing earnings, mostly as a result of declining print ad sales. On November 14th, it is reducing coverage of the arts, culture and New York news. Difficult times continue in the old-line newspaper industry.

The New York Times - Journalist Layoffs Likely In December 2014

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"The ax will probably swing for about two dozen journalists at the New York Times in late December, insiders said, as a voluntary buyout program looks like it will fall short of its goal of 100 newsroom people."    The New York Times Inc.,

Vanity Fair's Hive As What New York Magazine Used To Be

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's exactly what we used to do with New York Magazine. The Hive is the first out there to deliver the lowdown and interpret the implications of what is happening in the Fox New bunker post-Ailes.

Jared & Ivanka - Will They Be Moving Back to New York City

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As family they were supposed to be the next-loudest voices in the West Wing, The loudest, of course, it was expected would be the new president's. It could be that the media will report a moving van outside the newly purchased home of Jared and Ivanka.

Those The New York Times Wedding Announcements/Photos

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  So, it shocked me that The New York Times rituals still go on and on. Then send the photo, with no allusions to any pedigrees e.g. breeds, elite schooling, Fortune 50 worked for, to The New York Times. Branding careers Current Affairs Games Media Values

NEW YORK: How we Baby Boomers came to understand ourselves

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It was in NEW YORK Magazine that we Baby Boomers read about ourselves.   NEW YORK gave us cover stories on how we were the Me Generation and that those of us who hadn't gotten married by the time we were finished with college or graduate school probably wouldn't ever.

The New York Times - Hundreds To Be Cut in Second Half of 2016

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"The New York Times Co. " - Claire Atkinson, New York Post, April 23, 2016. The prognosis was not that the revered The New York Times Inc. But this disruption isn't only happening to old-line media.

New York City - No, your professional life doesn't gear down when you exit

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The big story among young lawyers is: Hey, now that the entry-level salary of $180K has gone national, I don't have to live in New York City. Do I miss New York? Would I return to New York if rents plunged?

The New York Times - Pulls Up Paywall For Coverage Of Paris Massacre

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And The New York Times (NYT)  is one of the best media properties for us to gain insight about that tragedy. Content-provider Current Affairs Media Personal Musings Values Web/TechWe in civilization must learn from the Paris massacre.

Female Baby Boomer Democrats - New York Post, Like Drudge Report, Loves To Publish Unflattering Photos

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The New York Post, a conservative tabloid, publishes a photo of this Baby Boomer Democrat in a mass of wrinkles. With HRC slipping and sliding away in the polls, the conservative media has had to find another aging female Democrat. Current Affairs Games Media Politics Voodoo

The New York Times Inc. - Is it in play?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Will conservative Donald Trump have the troubled company The New York Times Inc.   NEW YORK Magazine reports the rumor that Trump is considering a purchase, as is conservative Michael Bloomberg.    If I were employed at The New York Times Inc.

Brand New York: Hotel rooms up 24% in 5 years

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Brand New York is growing its equity, at least right now.    And anyone who needs to make a buck should find something to do helping to bring in the New York in Times Square.  Branding careers Current Affairs Media Selling Television Values

Technology, or Lack Thereof, at the Podium

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized david pogue Media Training new york timesTo read David Pogue’s thoughts on technology and presenting from the NewYorkTimes.com click here. Reader response by TJ Walker Dave, you are my favorite tech columnist in the world and your videos are brilliant. But for the love of Pete, you over-complicate speaking. I recommended that you have a single sheet of notes printed in big bold [.].

The New York Times V. Amazon Executives - The PR Week Poll

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This weekend was dominated by The New York Times expose of the brutal organization culture at Amazon. From my experience, I have a strong hunch that The New York Times was on the money.

The New York Times: Will This Institution Be Saved/Transformed By Michael Bloomberg

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"In October [2014], the company [New York Times Inc.] million in the third quarter of 2013" -  Gabriel Sherman, "People Are Talking About Michael Bloomberg Buying the New York Times, Including Michael Bloomberg," in New York Magazine, January 23, 2025.

THE NEW YORK POST: The emerging hot source for influence

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

THE NEW YORK POST, once derided as barely a step up from gossip tabloids, is emerging as a hot source of influence. What I am finding is that THE POST is the ideal hunting ground for compelling news that other media outlets haven't noticed yet. 

How Gretchen Rubin Uses Social Media to Lead The Happiness Project Movement

Succeed Speaking

Marketing Social Media Time Management Website StrategyWhen speakers ask me how to get more exposure for their speaking business, I often advise that they think of themselves as the leader of a movement.

New York Times Q1 Loss = $14 Million - Sees survival in digital-only subscriptions

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

New York Times Inc. During that quarter, it added 67,000 new digital-only subscribers. Here is the coverage from The New York Times. But those kinds of cost-cutting initiatives might not be enough for this media company to survive. Some speculate that a deep-pocket foundation will have to take over The New York Times Inc.   Content-provider Current Affairs Media Personal Musings Web/Tech

The New York Times - Role Model For How To Fail, First Gradually, Then More Quickly

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

More than a decade after digital disrupted publishing, The New York Times, reports Dylan Byers in Politico , has decided to accelerate its Digital First initiative. No surprise in Q1, the New York Times Company suffered a loss.