Michigan Abortion Legislation Package Moves Forward

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized Abortion anti-abortion michigan

Michigan Car Parts CEO urges employees to vote against Obama? MSNBC

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized "Automobile (Industry)" "Barack Obama (US President)" Michigan auto parts supplier Car Parts ceo Lacks Enterprises Richard Lacks

Michigan: Women's words as fuel

The Eloquent Woman

She publishes stories by, for and about Michigan women at Michigan Womens Forum and on Twitter here.) Michigan history rings with the voices of women, speaking out on topics that range from abolition to suffrage to labor and civil rights.

State of Michigan: Opening for Speechwriter w media skills

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Well, this opportunity is with the State of Michigan.  The Executive Communications beast is not only stirring.    It has fully awakened after going to sleep in the beginning of the 21st century.    After Enron, executives went low-profile.    Then came the 9/11-induced recession.   Those applying need, in addition to speechwriting experience, skills in media.    Here are more details and how to apply.

Big 10 QB Kirk Cousins – The Heisman Speech

Matt Eventoff

There are many reasons why Michigan State Quarterback Kirk Cousins has a bright future – and his public speaking skill is one of them. Cousins delivered a Heisman-esque speech last week while addressing the annual Big Ten Kickoff Luncheon.

University Crisis Management – Lessons from the Penn State Crisis

Matt Eventoff

Many colleges and universities (Stanford, UCLA, Duke, Notre Dame, Michigan, the Ivy’s, and many others) have unrivaled academic and athletic reputations. michigan ncaa crisis management notre dame penn state crisis penn state crisis communication Penn State crisis management princeton stanford university crisis communication university crisis communication plan university crisis management

March Madness and the World Championship of Public Speaking

Speak and Deliver

Just as one of the four teams in the NCAA Tourney will eventually be considered the best, even if it''s Michigan State, with 11 losses, who gets hot at the right time. Craig Valentine Jim Key Jock Elliott March Madness Michigan State NCAA Toastmasters World Championship of Public Speaking

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To Catch a Liar

The Communication Blog

The article appears in Communication Currents and is written by Tim Levine from Michigan State. 6.15.2009 To Catch a Liar Heres an interesting update on the ever-present question: can you really tell when someone is lying? Categories: cues to lying , deception detection , lying 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Loading.

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Campaign 2016 - Deja Vu Counterculture

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That was when the Counterculture moved from the Left Coast to Midwest Ann Arbor, Michigan campus of the University of Michigan. "Unsettled electorate gives a lift to antiestablishment candidates, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll finds."

2016 56

Barnes & Noble - Gone Is Genteel Mission of Working (full-time) in Bookstore

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

During the doctoral program in literature and linguistics at the University of Michigan, a winner of the Woodrow Wilson fellowship dropped out. His understanding wife picked up an application at a bookstore on State Street in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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Social Security COLA Increase of 2% for 2018

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Meanwhile, the University of Michigan survey reports early October consumer sentiment kills it at 101.  Those who normally receive monthly payments from the Social Security fund might be planning The Big Shopping this holiday season. Or an exotic trip.

2018 52

Fidel Castro's Son "Fidelito" Commits Suicide - So Little Is Known about Treating Clinical Depression

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

When a graduate student at the University of Michigan and later when I hung out a shingle and operated my own communications boutique, I received psychotherapy from David W. in Psychology from the University of Michigan.

2018 52

Borders: It's come to this

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

One of the closings will be in Michigan.    But, good news fellow alums of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, it won't be the iconic one on State Street. Borders, once the pioneer in the book store as an experience, is closing 17 stores.    The DETROIT FREE PRESS reports that the shut-downs will happen after the holidays. All this, while not unexpected, is sad.    Tags: Books

Writer Glut - Will Become More Severe If Fusion Folds

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  At the end of their year studying at the University of Michigan so many of my classmates optimistically journeyed to Manhattan. Currently, all of us from the University of Michigan Class of 1968 are bug-eyed at how much our little worlds have changed.

2018 52

Economic Reality Become Binary

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, it's very good news to hear that Barbara McQuade has been hired as a professor of practice at her alma mater the University of Michigan Law School. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan.

Daily Mail - Trump's Tweet Smackdown on Fiat Chrysler - 2,000 U.S. Jobs Created

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

They will be in Michigan and Ohio. In graduate school at the University of Michigan, I was ranting about some of my classmates sucking up to a terrible professor. The Daily Mail has been ahead of many other news outlets in covering the most recent Trump Tweet smackdown.

2017 56

Gorsuch's Plagiarism - A Lawyer Is Trained Not To Do That

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" It certainly would have in the Freshman Composition one I taught at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Michigan.

2017 52

The "Unsub" in Tampa, FL - Serial Killers Before "Criminal Minds," et al.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

During the late 1960s, in university town Ann Arbor, Michigan, young women were being whisked away and found mutilated. I was a doctoral student there at the University of Michigan. A serial killer is in Tampa, Florida. That's what is known. 

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5 Creative Ways to Spice up your Presentation: Guest Post by Alli Matson

Speak Schmeak

About Alli Matson: Alli grew up in Seattle, WA and attended the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor for undergrad. Occasionally, a guest post comes across my desk that is too entertaining to pass up. Enjoy this contribution by Alli Matson of Presentation Wit.

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Court of Public Opinion 1, John Conyers 0 (And formal procedures, including legal action, become increasingly irrelevant)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Former Democratic Representative from Michigan - John Conyers - caved to what had been going on in the court of public opinion. Taking formal action, including legal moves, is so 20th century in this era of social media.

2017 52

Extreme Glut of Degreed Talent - Either Go to T10 Program of Forget It

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In the 1970s, a fellow MA classmate at the University of Michigan hadn't been accepted into the doctoral program. 'Tis the season for deans at some law schools to lose their jobs. And for current law students and alumni to fret about the value of their JD diplomas.

2018 52

Drudge Report - Stern Warning to Assassination-Threat Tweeters

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

They threw bricks, breaking the windows of banks in university towns such as Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Drudge Report links to the New York Post coverage of the assassination tweeting about President-Elect Donald Trump.

2016 74

Drudge Report - Close Race in 5 States

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Drudge Report headline this morning is that the race is tied in Colorado, Michigan, New Hampshire, Nevada, and Pennsylvania. The Drudge Report has ramped up expectations that Donald Trump could win on Tuesday. That could encourage his supporters to vote, if they haven't already.

2016 74

Drudge Report Lets Us Know 1) Hillary Is Alive, and 2) She's Losing Lead in Polls

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There is a special focus on Michigan. With great glee, the conservative Drudge Report headlines "Poll Collapse." " That links to Hillary's imploding leads in the polls and Donald Trump's creep upward.   Here   you can read the article.    To keep us reading, the Drudge Report is changing its headlines more often. Earlier today, the headline announced that Hillary was indeed alive.

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Evening News as Theatre - ABC Puts on Best Show

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

He had notified his friends that he was away from the affected San Francisco neighborhood, visiting family in Michigan. Tonight, the staging of ABC News with David Muir outdid itself. Usually, the theatrics, pulled together by Muir's dramatic presentation of news segments, are addictive.

Alone - Donald Hall Still At It, Playing with Concepts

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Generations of students, undergraduate and graduate at the University of Michigan, will remember Hall, with reverence. Nearly 90. brandname writer, Donald Hall, is still at it. In an article in The New Yorker , he plays with the concept of being alone. Essentially he divides it in two.

2016 65

Larry Nasar - Victimes Actually Could "Change the World"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Now, more heads will roll, both at Michigan State University and the organizations overseeing athletic activities. At the sentencing of sex abuser Larry Nassar, MD, 160 female athletes made impact statements. 

2018 52

The Medical Doctor, Victims, News Anchor, and University President

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

news with the sentencing of Michigan State University sex abuser medical doctor Larry Nassar. Like Walter Cronkite , how ABC's David Muir positions and packages news items has tremendous reach. This evening Muir started out the 6:30 P.M.

2018 52

U.S. Presidents, Former Classmates, Ourselves - All Blessed in Different Ways

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Since the mid 1970s, a former classmate in a doctoral program at the University of Michigan has been telling us all how much she knew about everything. Just about all would-be lawyers probably wish they could be what U.S. president Donald Trump claims he is : A Genius. Stable. 

2018 52

Drudge Report - Hope Surges in America (no one quite knows why, though)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

According to how the University of Michigan measures it, it has surged 8.4 The Drudge Report headlines with something that hasn't been plentiful in the 21st century. And that's hope. points.

2016 56

Stormy Daniels - Games Our High School Guidance Counselor Never Taught Us

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A "good girl" (just like the three bandits on the new show "Good Girls" started out) I did doctoral work at the University of Michigan and was a 1L at Harvard Law School.  Power. That's what Stormy Daniels has plenty of.

2018 52

Those of Us Labeled as "Disadvantaged" - "Help" Caused So Much Heartache (did Rylan Hagan sense what was ahead?)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

I wound up in doctoral studies at the University of Michigan and pursuing a law degree at Harvard Law School. Suicide among those under 18 hadn't been considered a mental-health, social, or cultural problem in the black community. That has changed.

2018 52

Drudge Report - Trump as Economy Superhero, Consumer Confidence Crushes at 101.1

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The actual news is this: The University of Michigan survey found that recently consumer sentiment killed it at 101.1. The Drudge Report remains a platform for conservative policies. So, the indirect message its readers can pick up today is that Donald Trump is the economy's superhero.

2017 52

William Reid Dumpster-Dived To Save on Food - Baby Boomers Did It As Political Act

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That was on and surrounding the University of Michigan campus. William Reid got himself featured in USA Today. His claim to fame is that by dumpster-diving for two years he only had to spend $5.50 on groceries. That was a nice cost-saver when in graduate school.

2016 56

We Were Special - A Very Different Time

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Several classmates in the literary criticism seminar at the University of Michigan had tried law school and decided their passion was English literature. It was still the era when the ethos was: The more education the better. That was the second half of the 1960s.

2017 52

Mariska Hargitay Becomes Olivia Benson - Real Person, Fictional Detective Merge

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Worthy is a Wayne County, Michigan prosecutor. Of all the "Law & Order" spin-offs, only the "SVU" continues to produce live episodes. One reason that programming has survived for about two decades is the earnest persona of Olivia Benson, played by Mariska Hargitay.

2018 52

The Revolution = Use-It-Or-Lose-It Platform for Professional Upward Mobility

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For me it happened at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor campus, where I had been pursuing excellence in literature and linguistics. Professors who hadn't been appointed full professors  at the University of Michigan (death in the academic community) had access to a second life.

2017 52

Revolutions - Unique Platforms for Professional Opportuntiy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For me it happened at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor campus, where I had been pursuing excellence in literature and linguistics. Professors who hadn't been appointed full professors  at the University of Michigan (death in the academic community) had access to a second life.

Sam Shepard, Dead at 73 of Lou Gehrig's Disease - Taught Us to Channel Pain

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It was with a whopper of an anxiety attack when a graduate student at the University of Michigan. From the get-go, Sam Shepard's life had been difficult. Despite success and international recognition of his playwriting and acting talents, he suffered to the end.

2017 52

"Fake" Muscles Out "Hypocrisy" in Buzz - Faking Gusto When Dog-Walking

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

When I taught composition at the University of Michigan in the early 1970s, earnest students railed against all that. That looks strange: The New York Magazine headline about Steve Wynn uses the term "hypocrisy." " It's been forever since that word has been a buzz player.

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