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?

Blockchain Writer, New York City (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

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Hurricane Sandy report from New York City

TJ Walker Interactive

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New York City Marathon Cancelled: Who to Blame?

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Hurricane Sandy: New York City Update from TJ Walker

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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

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

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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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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

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

The Communication Blog

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.

Conference update from the American Society of Journalists & Authors

Joan Detz Speaker Services

May 5 – 6, 2017 Annual Conference Update By Estelle Erasmus, ASJA New York City 2017 Conference Chair I’m excited to make two announcements: that the big reveal of our conference program will be up on […]. No, you don’t have to be an ASJA member to benefit from ASJA’s terrific writing conferences. Read on.

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?

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.&#

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 […].

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.

Imperfections, mistakes, & the courage to overcome them

Presentation Zen

Idina Menzel singing "Let it Go" live in Times Square on New Year''s Eve. Just keep moving forward You may have heard by now that the Tony Award-winning singer and actress Idina Menzel sang "Let it Go" live in New York City''s Times Square on New Year''s eve.

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The why of presentations–getting results

PowerPoint Tips

I remember watching a video of a presentation given to some reporters in the context of a concert that Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr gave in New York City a few years ago. To get the best results from a presentation, you need to think about the “why.”

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Drudge Report - Earth Hack Makes Us Wonder If There's a "Patch" for Evil

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And, count on a new type of PTS to emerge regarding confidence in digital everything. We need Frank Reagan, New York City police commissioner, on "Blue Bloods" to save the soul of civilization.

2 Great Visual Storytelling Books for Children

Presentation Zen

My wife had a business trip to New York City about a year ago and brought back The Disney Star Wars Me Reader.

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Famous Orators – 5 Lessons from William Bourke Cockran

Matt Eventoff

William Bourke Cockran , a Congressman from New York City in the early 1900s was described in his day as the greatest orator in the land. Today is a special day in the world of public speaking and communication. Today is the 89th anniversary of the death of William Bourke Cockran, who in my estimation may be one of the greatest speakers of all time.

12 Public Speaking Lessons from “Comedian”

Manner of Speaking

The documentary follows Jerry over a period of several months as he works to develop material in small comedy clubs in New York City with the objective of getting his act to a level where he can take it to a big stage.

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NYC Bar Scene: No longer a dog's world

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

On a boring or emotionally difficult day, dogs in New York City could always drop by a bar and look forward to being fed whatever from the patrons.    However, during the past year, reports THE NEW YORK TIMES , what's on the books has been enforced. 

When the male moderator won't let the lone woman panelist speak

The Eloquent Woman

Writing on Facebook , audience member Marilee Talkington reported on what happened during a session she attended at the World Science Festival in New York City in early June.

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The key to storytelling is not your perfection but your humanity

Presentation Zen

The Moth started in George Dawes Green''s living room in 1997, but soon the storytelling club founded by Green started hosting events in cafes and clubs throughout New York City.

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Improve Your Storytelling Presentation Skills and Get Your Ideas Adopted

Duarte Blog

This means that stories make people more likely to adopt new ideas and act based on those ideas. For example, in his movie, Al Gore posed that much of New York City (among many other places) could be underwater in the future if we don’t change our habits.

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The difference between a persuasive and an informative presentation

PowerPoint Tips

I remember listening to a recording of a presentation given by a research scientist at a press conference before a 2009 Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr concert at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

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Apple (AAPL) Exploits Greatest PR Gimmick Ever

TJ Walker Interactive

last night, 1000 people camped out in front of the Apple store on 5th Avenue her in New York City in anticipation of the new iPhone 6 going on sell today. Apple (AAPL) just enacted the greatest PR Gimmick ever.

The "A" in College - Losing Its Brand Equity, Marketability

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Some of my colleagues who are adjunct professors in New York City universities tell me that "students are obsessed with getting that 'A.'" For new graduates, that can a plus.

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Analysis of a Speech by Mark Bezos

Manner of Speaking

I recently came across this TED Talk by Mark Bezos, the Senior Vice-President of Development, Communications and Events at Robin Hood , a leading poverty-fighting charity in New York City.

The American suffrage "Prison Special" speaking tour of 1919

The Eloquent Woman

They traveled the length and breadth of the continental United States , from Charleston and New Orleans to Denver, Los Angeles, Chicago, and more. But they spoke to large crowds in city after city.

The Key to story structure in two words: Therefore & But

Presentation Zen

The documentary begins as Matt and Trey return from New York City where their first Broadway musical, The Book of Mormon , had just opened to rave reviews. There are a ton of storytelling-related books and websites in the cosmos.

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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.