New York City's Silent Killer

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Wall Street Journal describes how parents in New York City pony up $400 an hour to get their children an edge in a test for a gifted program. Just yesterday, an 18-year-old who had been enrolled at New York University committed suicide by jumping in front of a train.

Hurricane Sandy report from New York City

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Hurricane Sandy: New York City Update from TJ Walker

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Stacey Radin, 52, Commits Suicide - The "Hanging Times" in New York City

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A New Yorker. In New York City, there has been the third hanging. Here are more details from The New York Post.  Caring human beings in all locations, not only New York City, have to recognize the pull power of the hanging ethos in these chaotic times.

New York City Marathon Cancelled: Who to Blame?

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New York City - Cartoonish Version of Gilded Age

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In Harpers , Kevin Baker declares New York City (and other large wealthy urban areas like San Francisco) over. That's what has made New York City boring.  The good news is that there are many options to working in New York City.

Delays and Long Lines for Voting in New York City

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Blockchain Writer, New York City (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

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New York City - You Could Become Bad Guy for Using Uber

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

New York City (NYC) has been the first major urban area to pass legislation capping the number of ride-share services. However, cities ranging from Chicago to London have also pushed back on what could be called The Uber Effect. 

Class of 2018 - Best Time in Years to Rent Apartment in New York City

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's a renters' market in New York City.    And, that means members of the Class of 2018 can try out their dreams in Manhattan at a time when the median rents are the lowest in about 7 years.

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New York City's Brearley - Yet Another School for Scandal

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here is the coverage by Katie Van Syckle at New York Magazine. Now the elite Brearley, based in Manhattan, joins Choate, Rosemary Hall, Horace Mann, and Poly Prep in being outed as the setting for sexual abuse of students.

Bloomberg BNA, New York City - Correspondent (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

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Immigration Firm, New York City - Writer (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

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Global Citizen, New York City - Deputy Editor (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

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Law360, New York City - News Assistant (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

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Tech Expanding New York City Footprint - Rents, Commercial/Residential Will Probably Soar

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, tech giants such as Google are considering expanding their New York City footprint. It may or may not be in New York. The irony, though, is that rents, commercial/residential, will probably also soar in New York City.

Legal Action = New York City State of Mind

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"New York City pays out way more than any other major city to settle legal claims - doling out a whopping $720 million in judgments and settlements during the past fiscal year, a new report [from Governing magazine] says." " -   New York Post, November 1, 2016.  New York City is crawling with lawyers. Sure, the cost of living is high in New York City.

New York City Streets - Suicide Lane for Yellow Taxi, Black Car Drivers

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The powers that be in New York City have to enact emergency measures to bail out traditional yellow taxi and black car drivers.    This blog asks the New York Taxi Workers Alliance how it can help with advocacy communications.

NAACP Legal, New York City - Communications Director (help wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

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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. New York City is their comfort zone.

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?

Saturday, April 27, New York City

Joan Detz Speaker Services

I’ll present a session on “The Business of Six-Figure Speechwriting” at the American Society of Journalists and Authors conference. To learn the full agenda: [link]. Speechwriting

Guest Blog: Lessons from Bethenny Frankel of The Real Housewives of New York City – How to Build Income

DeFinis Communications

Great ideas combined with a powerful interaction strategy can lead to great business if handled correctly, as Bethenny Frankel of The Real Housewives of New York City fame has showed us over the past few years. Don’t be afraid to dive into new territory. Got Platform?

TJ Interview on WPIX in New York City Without Pants

TJ Walker Interactive

Click here. And then watch here to understand what was really going on. Press Room advanced tips dress for tv Media Training tv dress tv interviews

2013 ASJA conference in New York City

Joan Detz Speaker Services

On Saturday, April 27, I’ll speak at the annual American Society of Journalists and Authors conference: “So, You Want to be a Speechwriter? The Business of Six-Figure Speechwriting” [link

Raccoons Slowly Taking Over NYC, Hissing At People…Drudge

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Behind the scenes with TJ – My first NYC Office

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Behind the scenes with TJ- NYC Parades

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Need to find a female founder to speak in New York City? Look no further.

The Eloquent Woman

And she's right, because "this" is "A Field Guide to the Female Founders, Influencers and Deal Makers of the New York Tech and Media Scene." Reader Allison Ehrich Bernstein wrote in this week to say "Just saw this via the blog swissmiss and thought it belonged on The Eloquent Woman."

Elections and Money

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11.29.2009 Elections and Money One thing is clear from the case of billionaire Michael Bloomberg who won the election for mayor of New York City after spending over $102 million ($175 per vote), outspending his opponent, City Comptroller William Thompson, Jr.,

Crisis Communications - Pork Wins, Politicos Get The Flu!

Matt Eventoff

Monday and Tuesday were voluminous with brewing crises — one of the biggest political party switches in history, a new potential pandemic, and a decision to fly Air Force One over Ground Zero — all offered valuable, and contrasting, examples of communicating during an early stage of a crisis, and just how critical getting out in front with a central message is. Democratic leadership had a relatively easy task - graciously accepting their new colleague.

Site and Trainer Review: Speaking Excellence with TJ Walker

Communication Steroids

And from an outside perspective, the New York City-based TJ Walker looks successful. He’s built a good brand around the name TJ Walker, and has just released a new book “Secrets to Foolproof Presentations.&#

How to talk to each other when you don’t agree

Kate's Voice

The other night, I was in New York City where we saw a new play on Broadway called The Band’s Visit. It’s the story of an Egyptian band that plays a concert in a small Israeli village and what happens there.

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How to talk to each other when you don’t agree

K8sVoice

The other night, I was in New York City where we saw a new play on Broadway called The Band’s Visit. It’s the story of an Egyptian band that plays a concert in a small Israeli village and what happens there.

Donald Trump - Maybe He's Just Not a D.C. Kind of Guy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

He may have to opt out of power to save his business empire, at least the New York City niche. And, those big plans to build the Scion or American Ideas formats in New York City have been put on the shelf. After all, New York City is about money.

Another Suicide at New York University - We Have Robbed That Generation of Hope, Stepped Up Career Pressures

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

in the East Village of New York City.   That's when an 18-year-old student enrolled at New York University took his life. Yes, higher education in New York City has become the killing fields.  It was about 12:05 P.M.

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No News: Rents in NYC "Unaffordable"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Members  of the Class of 2018 who are starting jobs in New York City might not have been able to afford the rent.  And RentHop found plenty of above-that's in New York City.   Here are more details from the New York Post.    According the RentHop, "affordability" is defined as rent constituting 40% or less of your income. "Unafforability" is anything above that.

What do bookstores have to say about author events? A guest blog from Waverly Place Literary Agency

Joan Detz Speaker Services

“Because of the competition in New York City, we want to offer something experiential,” says Kaylen Higgins, Events Director at Strand Bookstore. Guest post by Debbie Carter, Waverly Place Literary Agency [link] What do bookstores have to say about author events?

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Michael Bloomberg - Hillary, Donald Could Be In For The Run Of Their Political Lives

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Former mayor of New York City, Michael Bloomberg, has commissioned a poll. Campaign 2016 might get a lot more interesting. It will tell him where he stands in terms of Hillary and Donald. If Bloomberg enters the race, the current dynamics would be blown into a trillion pieces.

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What do bookstores have to say about author events? A guest blog from Waverly Place Literary Agency

Joan Detz Speaker Services

“Because of the competition in New York City, we want to offer something experiential,” says Kaylen Higgins, Events Director at Strand Bookstore. Guest post by Debbie Carter, Waverly Place Literary Agency What do bookstores have to say about author events? “We want programming that’s more dynamic than just an author’s talk or having a conversation.” ” (Facebook photo: crowd […].

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ASJA opens registration for May 2017 writing conference in NYC

Joan Detz Speaker Services

From the American Society of Journalists and Authors: May 5-6 2017, New York City The publishing industry occupies very different terrain than it did even a decade ago. With the industry shift from print to digital, new media for authors, the influx of content marketing, and revolving editors, freelancers need to build their platforms while […].

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Daily Mail: Hillary's Next Could Be Run for NYC Mayor

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And that is for politically sidelined Hillary Clinton to get back in the game by running for mayor of New York City. After all, she is a New York kind of gal. Her New York City network has solid high-powered relationships.

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What will you do this week to get involved in a professional organization?

Joan Detz Speaker Services

I started my career as a member in the New York City chapter – seldom missing a meeting. I rejoined the International Association of Business Communicators – Philadelphia Chapter. Keep in mind: You don’t have to join a professional organization to start getting involved. You can follow an organization on Twitter (IABC has great #commchats), get […]. Career info International speakers Professional organizations