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

DeFinis Communications

Don’t be afraid to dive into new territory. Got Platform? Part 3 of a Three-part Series: Income. The term “platform” is ubiquitous these days.

Hurricane Sandy report from New York City

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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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Delays and Long Lines for Voting in New York City

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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

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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."

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.

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., 10 to 1—elections can be and are often bought.

Crisis Communications - Pork Wins, Politicos Get The Flu!

Matt Eventoff

Democratic leadership had a relatively easy task - graciously accepting their new colleague. So what can we learn so far this week? The Good… Kudos to the Center for Disease Control, Secretary of Agriculture, USDA, the American Meat Institute and the National Pork Producers Council. It has been repeated regularly. What happened?

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

Joan Detz Speaker Services

Guest post by Debbie Carter, Waverly Place Literary Agency [link] What do bookstores have to say about author events? ” (Facebook […].

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? ” (Facebook photo: crowd […].

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. And why should you? Just weird. Check it out!

Imperfections, mistakes, & the courage to overcome them

Presentation Zen

Idina Menzel singing "Let it Go" live in Times Square on New Year''s Eve. It''s hardly news. People can be cruel. There are about ?3

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The why of presentations–getting results

PowerPoint Tips

To get the best results from a presentation, you need to think about the “why.” ” Why are you doing the presentation? Inspire action.

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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. I have been fascinated by the ability of an individual to influence through spoken word since I was a young boy.

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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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. 

The key to storytelling is not your perfection but your humanity

Presentation Zen

The Times article quotes the New Yorker writer and essayist Adam Gopnik as to what makes for a good story. “A No obstacles to reach your goal?

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12 Public Speaking Lessons from “Comedian”

Manner of Speaking

Seinfeld is trying out new material in a small club … and he forgets his lines! The film is very candid. Comedy is not easy! Get feedback.

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The difference between a persuasive and an informative presentation

PowerPoint Tips

The concert was a benefit to raise funds to teach inner-city children this stress-reducing technique). What is a persuasive presentation?

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Apple (AAPL) Exploits Greatest PR Gimmick Ever

TJ Walker Interactive

Apple (AAPL) just enacted the greatest PR Gimmick ever. Apple makes consumer electronic products that people really, really like. How much?

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

Presentation Zen

There are a ton of storytelling-related books and websites in the cosmos. And there is no shortage of people giving story advice and tips. Basically.

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Presentation lessons from Steve Martin's autobiography

Presentation Zen

Last summer I gave a three-hour talk for 300 managers at a famous financial firm in New York City. It''s brilliant. Oops.

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Public Speaking Day – 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. And who was Churchill’s oratorical role model? Power of Delivery; 5.

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Gay Pride and the Spiral of Silence

The Communication Blog

John was one of the main organizers of the first New York City gay pride parade in June 28, 1970, one year after the Stonewall Riots in which GLBT people fought off the police on their usual mission of harassment (June 28, 1969). It was a guide to gay New York City. You mean there are 600 of them?”. link].

The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

Public role, public speaking fear: Chirlane McCray, the new First Lady of New York City, talks about overcoming a longtime fear of public speaking.

Analysis of a Speech by Mark Bezos

Manner of Speaking

He is also the Assistant Captain of a volunteer fire company in Westchester County, New York, where he lives with his wife and four children.

The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

I'm summarizing that extra content every week and putting it here on the blog. Talk about leaning in: Guess what? and beyond. Will I see you there?

Famous Speech Friday: Ai-jen Poo at the United States Social Forum

The Eloquent Woman

It's the main point of the new organization, and the main demand of the workers. Let your audience see themselves.

Inspired to speak: The King's Speech

Speak Schmeak

The suspense is not "Will he stop the villains from dropping the bomb and decimating New York City?!" When he discovers that "Mr.

The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

Here''s what I shared in the week just past: The big day approaches: Live tryouts for TED will take place in New York City tomorrow.

The Secret to Skyrocketing Sales by Turning Content into An Asset

Content Marketing Today

As Drew explains, The simplest way I can put it, is that Brandscaping is a new way of thinking. Her very first video has generated 1.6 Not so.

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Storytelling-III. 5 Ideas. 5 Blogs. 5 Days.

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

  Without that, you have an anecdote:  We were in New York City.  This is the third blog in a series about storytelling – 5 in 5 days.    Everyone seems to get it that storytelling is important, because we’re awash in data and information and can’t remember it all.    He obliged. 

Rhetorical Devices: Epizeuxis

Manner of Speaking

It is time to came together in a new international agreement that can be embraced by rich and poor nations alike.&#. Taylor Mali, New York City, Urban Poetry Slam, October 2007. This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. For other posts in the series, please click this link. Device : Epizeuxis.