New York City's Suicide Branding

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Meanwhile, in New York City, a 42-year-old man made it his business to take his life by leaping from the Robert F.   Because of its myriad bridges and high rise buildings, New York City has developed a signature for suicides.

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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New York Times Inc. - Turned Itself Around

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A turnaround few anticipated has been New York Times Inc. For years media watchers had predicted the corporation will fold and a foundation would come to the rescue and fund what used to be the digital version of the old print The New York Times.

Clairvoyance Column - Among the Most Popular Reads for New York Magazine

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For example, for New York Magazine, among the popular columns is "Madame Clairevoyant."   Since New York Magazine has no paywall, anyone can click on "Madame Clairevoyant" without charge. So, what do you get for free at New York Magazine?

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New York Times Profits Down 85 Percent

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The New York State Branding - From Prestige to Negative Equity

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Based on all those metrics, several recent surveys document that New York state is among the least best places to retire. Depending on what organization is conducting the survey, New York state ranks at the bottom or a only a few notches above. Affordability. Culture.

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Hurricane Sandy: New York City Update from TJ Walker

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New York Daily News - MORE Layoffs

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Many in the New York Metro area remember the carnage announced on July 23rd of this year. The hometown newspaper - the New York Daily News - announced that it was laying off 93. Now, the New York Post reports that 5 more have been given the ax. 

New York Time

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The smartphone changed time zones as I keep heading away from New Haven, Connecticut to my new business address in Tucson, Arizona. That's because I still need to hold onto New York Time. The New York clients, to my surprise, haven't dumped me.

New York City Marathon Cancelled: Who to Blame?

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New York’s Naked Cowboy Endorses Mitt Romney alan.com

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The New York Times, Model for Newspaper Survival, Stumbling

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So many had written off The New York Times as over. However, again The New York Times is stumbling. Can The New York Times rebrand itself in terms of what is important to the billions struggling to survive and thrive on planet earth?  The prediction was that it would cease to be a business and a foundation would fund its investigative reporting.    Then, it got the hang of digital. Digital subscriptions returned it to profitability.

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Fox Guest Wayne Rogers Says New York Times Columnist Paul Krugman Is “Retarded”

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Leaving New York - Reverse Careers

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

They landed solid jobs or lucrative freelance careers in New York City. Now, the meme has become: I am going to credential my way out of New York City. The mundane epiphany is that they have to credential their way out of New York to a work situation which is less problematic. That usually requires positioning and packaging themselves as attractive to employers and clients outside New York.

Delays and Long Lines for Voting in New York City

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Brand New York City - Only for Those with "Real Money"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Brand New York City is evolving into a living symbol of the 21st century Gilded Age.  Meanwhile, those who tend to their needs increasingly can't afford to live in New York City. As the New York Post reports, the middle class is being gutted.

Line-Cutter Kevin Davis Is Dead - Everything I Need to Stay Alive I Learned on Mean Streets of New York

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Not in New York.    That is one of the many lessons in staying alive native New Yorkers get down cold from the get-go.  He would have dutifully waited his turn for the new Popeyes sandwich in Prince George's County, MD.

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New York Metro Area - What Had Been Homes

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A former English major I got it that before I take the next step, professionally and personally, forward, I had to return to where I had experienced "home" in the New York Metro area. I have to feather a new nest.

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Mergers Mean Redunancies - New York Media Employees Should Be Scared (so should those at Vox)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, employees, ranging from those in editorial to those in the business side, at New York Media should be worried. As New York Post reports, management at both New York Media and Vox Media assure employees that there will be no layoffs.

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New York Times Has Lousy Q3

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

No surprise, the parent of The New York Times reported a lousy Q3. There had been ways around The New York Times' paywall but most of those have been blocked. Overall ad revenues were down 7.7%.

Marketing Writer, Academic Institutions, New York, New York (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here are details and how to apply. careers

The New York Times - The Rocky Road to Digital

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Not surprisingly, The New York Times is struggling in ways that have become quite public. It is already known that the new Metro digital-first czar Cliff Levy put the knock on the section. Kelly reports in The New York Post , the News Guild has pushed back.

New York Times: ‘Romney Has Nothing Really Coherent Or Substantive To Say…’ Mediaite

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Law Students Sue New York Law School

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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.    Meanwhile the new kind of "migrant worker" commutes into New York City daily to work.

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 - Leaving It Hard, Not Impossible

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

If your professional brand is "New York" you probably have decided that's the way it is: You better stay there. It's also obvious that, given your age, there have been fewer opportunities for those great New York jobs and client assignments.

Manhattan Borough President, et al., New York, Writer (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Temporary opportunity. Details.    careers Writing

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Manhattan Borough President, et al., New York, Writer (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Temporary opportunity. Details.    careers Writing

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The New York Times Launches Billionaire Beat

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"The New York Times has shifted chief TV critic Alessandra Stanley to the just created billionaire beat to report on the doings of the top one percent of the one percent.

The New York Times - Unthinkable Could Happen

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" - New York Post, August 11, 2016. As many know, New York Times Inc. And institutions - that is, iconic brands - are struggling to survive in the new world order. It is likely that in five years, the public company called New York Times Inc.

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. This morning I read in the New York Post a man wearing a Make America Great cap pushed another man off the subway platform.

Leaving New York, By Way of Arizona

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In 2014, 126,000 left New York City. My reasons for fleeing the New York Metro area in 2014 ranged from the high cost of housing, which was getting higher all the time. Essentially my new home is a kind of halfway house. That's what newgeography.com found. Probably  Probably for many of those, it was a soul-wrenching decision. After all, you can make the big money in the Big Apple.

Political Speech Writer, New York (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here are details and how to apply. careers

Blockchain Writer, New York City (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here are details and how to apply. careers

Ugly Week for Both Tech and New York City - Decisons by Amazon and Uber

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Depending on your perspective, this has been a bad week either for tech and/or for New York City. In terms of tech, Amazon perceived itself as not getting what it wanted and pulled out of the deal to build a second headquarters in the New York Metro Area.

The New York Times Figured Out the New Game

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Finally, there is hope that The New York Times will continue to exist. There are clear signs that it has figured out how to play the new game to win. In Odwyerpr.com , Kevin McCauley notes: "The New York Times Co.

Drudge Report Links New York, New Jersey, Minnesota Attacks

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The influential, conservative Drudge Report is linking the attacks in New York, New Jersey, and Minnesota. Our response should be fear, right. That could be the platform for Donald Trump to ride in to the rescue. He could announce a really-get-tough-with-terrorism agenda.

Lindsay Jacoby - Is There New York Metro Suicide Ethos?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Those deaths happened in the New York Metro area. Is there something about the New York Metro ethos which encourages checking out, versus solving problems, whatever they might be? Here are the details from New York Post.

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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.

Media Disruptor David Lat Joins New York Office of Lateral Link as Managing Director

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Recently Lateral Link has expanded its New York office. Those in the know know that the lateral legal market can be the platform for creating extreme professional success.

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The New York Times Metro Staff Could Find Coal in Their Stocking

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Metro staff at The New York Times is becoming undone. There's a new "sheriff" in town - Cliff Levy. As the New York Post reports, he told those working in the Metro section that the unit has "lost its footing." 

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