Hurricane Sandy report from New York City

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Hurricane Sandy: New York City Update from TJ Walker

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New York City Subway, Catholic Nuns, and The Russians

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Boniface Roman Catholic school in Jersey City, New Jersey was that the Russians would spot us Catholic children on the platform of the New York City subway. More than a century later, the question just occurs to me: How would the Russians know that I was a Catholic? 

New York City Marathon Cancelled: Who to Blame?

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Delays and Long Lines for Voting in New York City

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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.

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.

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.

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

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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

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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

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?

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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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.

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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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

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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IABC 2013 Conference

Joan Detz Speaker Services

The International Association of Business Communicators will hold its 2013 conference in New York City on 23-26 June. To learn more: [link]. I’ll present ”How to write speeches that create value” Speechwriting

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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.

“Churchill: The Power of Words”

Joan Detz Speaker Services

The Morgan Library & Museum in New York City is offering a new exhibit on the speeches of Winston Churchill. ”Churchill: The Power of Words” runs from June 8 through September 23.

How to Send the Wrong Message

Matt Eventoff

The New York Post reported today that John Liu, New York City’s newly elected Comptroller, has instituted a new policy … drum roll please… and the new policy is: “New York City’s new comptroller, John Liu , has ordered his staff to rise whenever he enters the room and to address him as “Mr.

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Doug Schifter - Leveraged Suicide to Lobby Against Alleged Unfair Competition by Uber

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In 2011, app-based service Uber entered the New York City market. And, this year, as Jessica Bruder chronicles in New York Magazine , black car driver Doug Schifter committed suicide. Is this the new economy in one of the wealthiest communities in the world?

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Uber Earns "Branding Points" During MTA Power Outage Delaying Subways

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The city is on edge. It offered $5 UberPool rides anywhere in New York City. Here is the coverage in the New York Post. The weather is hot. With more hot to come. And then the MTA power goes off. That delays subways for all lines.

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