All the news…

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Now in my 8th week of fasting from the daily news (for reasons I explained back in October) I’m nevertheless fascinated by the stories I hear people around me discussing (many of which seem to involve the surprise election of a New York property developer).

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I read the news today, oh boy…

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

I read the news today, oh boy About a lucky man who made the grade And though the news was rather sad Well, I just had to laugh. — The Beatles, A Day In The Life I’ve made a decision to avoid reading the news for the rest of 2016. This might strike some as […]. Deep End Book Review

2016 175

Michael - Not News

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

At the time, that was news. The phenomenon of a hurricane with such force and devastation is still news. The development of a category 6 or 7 hurricane would be news. Florence was made news. Those two should be news.    Michael shouldn't be news.

2018 60

Important News About Data Protection

Manner of Speaking

If you’re wondering why you have recently received a raft of emails from different companies, organizations and sites about data protection, there is a reason: a new European law on data protection. What is the GDPR? On 25 May 2018, … Continue reading → Uncategorized data protection GDPR Manner of Speaking

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DG in the news

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

Tags: Current Affairs In the news Toastmasters District Governor news

2009 130

Fake News Very Bad News for Brands

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Sure, fake news is a known weapon used in politics.  It's a different context though, when we realize that fake news can just as easily take down our client's brand. In PR Week , Chris Daniels looks at this threat of fake news for brands.

2016 60

You HAD Worked at Bloomberg News - So?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There seems to be as many former editors and journalists who had worked at Bloomberg News as folks who have ancestors on the Mayflower. Immediately, when we have the bad luck to do business with them they foist on us:  I had been an editor/reporter with Bloomberg News

2018 56

Some random news

Speak Schmeak

Tags: News Speaking Engagements

2008 130

CBS News - Tough Challenge Taking on ABC's David Muir

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

News on ABC, anchor David Muir has become the youthful version of Walter Cronkite. In addition, the pacing and visuals for the ABC news are done perfectly. Therefore, the incoming head of CBS News Susan Zirinsky will have to transcend the aura surrounding Muir. On the 6:30 P.M.

2019 56

2 Pieces of Better News, 3 Old Trouble Spots

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The good news provides time to build up our financial reserves and maybe even accumulate wealth. The end seemed near. A whopper of a world downturn was imminent. So, we assumed two months ago.

2019 56

New York Daily News - MORE Layoffs

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The hometown newspaper - the New York Daily News - announced that it was laying off 93. Those who loved the raw personality of the Daily News felt it was the end of an era. Many in the New York Metro area remember the carnage announced on July 23rd of this year.

Fox News - Jeanine Pirro May Not Be a Fit in Lachlan Murdoch Era

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Lachlan Murdoch era has begun at Fox News.  The business case is that Fox News is too small to operate as a stand-alone media business.    So, the career of Jeanine Pirro may be over.

2019 52

Media Training | Yahoo News Hire Investigative Reporter Star

TJ Walker Interactive

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2014 61

In the News: Targeting the Lifestyle Needs of Millennials

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In the News brokersWe all know financial woes rank high on the list of concerns millennials face - and hope their employers will help to solve. However, this generation is incredibly diverse when it comes to which financial challenges specifically affect their day to day lives, and their employers' bottom lines.

The quote of the week: from a news conference

Joan Detz Speaker Services

Johnson [speaking at the Chicago Police news conference on the arrest of Jussie Smollett]: “I just wish that the families of gun violence in this city got this much attention, because that’s who really deserves the amount of attention that we’re giving to […]. The quote of the week comes from Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie T.

2019 40

NBC News Steve Capus: Candidates ‘lazy’

TJ Walker Interactive

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2012 56

LB interviewed in Santa Barbara News-Press

Speak Schmeak

Not About Speaking News Twitter About MeYes, that's right. I was one of several Santa Barbarians interviewed on how we use Twitter for business and pleasure. Great article, which unfortunately is behind a pay wall, so I won't be posting a link here.

2009 130

Communicating Bad News - Seven Steps for CEO’s

Matt Eventoff

How does a CEO communicate change that may be perceived as negative? How does a CEO message bad news? Communicating or delivering negative or “bad&# news is without question an art form. (I I do disagree with the contention that delivering good news properly is not an art - it is) So how do you do it? It is much easier to communicate bad news to someone who is used to hearing from you regularly than someone who hears from you once a quarter.

2009 135

News Corp Expands India Interests

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"News Corp is continuing its focus on India after it announced a deal to buy tech and startup-focused media company VCCircle. Overseen by media tycoon Rupert Murdoch, newspaper niche News Corp had been split from the more profitable entertainment unit - Fox.

2015 65

Here We Go Again - Retail Sales Down 1.2%, Most Since 2009 - Time for a News Fast

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The news has been quite busy hammering the plunge of retail sales - the worst since 2009.   Unless I buy equities short or can restructure my business in a radical way, there is little I can do with this news.   Should those who are in a similar situation go on a news fast?

2019 56

How to deliver bad news

More than PowerPoint...

And you have to be the bearer of bad news. To begin communicating your bad news, just say it. No couching it with “there’s no easy way to put this, but…” You must lead clearly and concisely with the bad news. There’s no way around it.

2015 56

Jon Stewart To O’Reilly: ‘Fox News Is The Lupus Of News … Selling Crap In America’ Mediaite

TJ Walker Interactive

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ABC News: Fry-day, Fry-day: Is pop music frying our vocal cords?

Matt Eventoff

The post ABC News: Fry-day, Fry-day: Is pop music frying our vocal cords? Fry-day, Fry-day: Is pop music frying our vocal cords?

2016 130

Dallas Morning News: Reality of storms and Egypt unrest trumps Super Bowl

Matt Eventoff

The post Dallas Morning News: Reality of storms and Egypt unrest trumps Super Bowl appeared first on Princeton Public Speaking. By TOM MAURSTAD. …“The

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No Breaking News: It Snows in Winter

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  It's expected that local media might position and package several inches of snow as breaking news. The Daily Mail , which usually has bigger fish to fry, has focused on snow. Actually, the coverage is about two snow storms about to occur in the northeast U.S.

2018 52

My take on Anthony Weiner for ABC News

TJ Walker Interactive

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2013 52

SpeakerNet News - a great resource

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

One of the best, free, resources for speakers is the weekly SpeakerNet News email newsletter sent each Friday to more than 9,000 professional speakers, consultants, trainers, and authors. Each issue features items sent in by the newsletter readers, including: Tips on subjects like sales and marketing, travel, technology, great resources, saving money, PR, conducting better presentations,

2010 109

Hillary Clinton Appears on Fox News Channel? | Media Training

TJ Walker Interactive

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2014 52

BBP Featured in Fox News

Beyond Bullet Points

For Cliff’s 5 Essentials for Effective Presentations, check out this Fox News iMag article: [link]. BBP news PowerPoint presentations

Newspapers/TV News - Confidence Continues to Plummet

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Gallup found that we don't have a lot of trust in newspapers and TV news. Remember when our days began with a newspaper delivered on the front porch and ended in front of the evening news broadcasted on TV? For TV news the drop has been to 21%.

2016 56

A Crisis Situation Doesn’t Always Mean (News) Coverage, Pt I

Matt Eventoff

Every day there are myriad stories in the news about companies dealing with a crisis situation; many more never make a news broadcast. Develop Relationships with Board Members, Investors, and Others BEFORE a Crisis Situation or Bad Bit of News. The reality is it is much easier to communicate bad news to someone who is used to hearing from you regularly than someone who hears from you once a quarter.

2011 136

BusinessInsider Prime - Profit Center Built on Bad-News-Sells Formula

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

One aspect of human nature hasn't mutated: the craving for the negative, at least in news. Yes, bad news sells. Or, as the adage goes in the newsroom - if it bleeds, it is a must-cover.

2018 52

The NY Daily News endorsement of Romney is Utterly Meaningless

TJ Walker Interactive

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2012 61

SpeakerNet News - a great resource

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

One of the best, free, resources for speakers is the weekly SpeakerNet News email newsletter sent each Friday to more than 9,000 professional speakers, consultants, trainers, and authors. Each issue features items sent in by the newsletter readers, including: Tips on subjects like sales and marketing, travel, technology, great resources, saving money, PR, conducting better presentations,

2010 100

SpeakerNet News - a great resource

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

One of the best, free, resources for speakers is the weekly SpeakerNet News email newsletter sent each Friday to more than 9,000 professional speakers, consultants, trainers, and authors. Each issue features items sent in by the newsletter readers, including: Tips on subjects like sales and marketing, travel, technology, great resources, saving money, PR, conducting better presentations,

2010 100

News Corp Quarlerly Earnings Increase - Trump's Attack on Fake News Increases Readership

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As rival financial news outfit Reuters reports, News Corp produced quarterly revenue which surpassed analysts' expectations. Ironically, there is speculation that one reason for this uptick in earnings is Donald Trump's attack on traditional media as "fake news." Other

2017 52

Death of Local News - Can The Jersey Journal Survive?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Like a dead fish, the newsroom of the New York Daily News was gutted.    Now it's real: Local news is on the way to dead. It wasn't really news. What had been news was the unlucky black sheep of a family who got nabbed in a breaking and entering or a DUI.

2018 52

Courhouse News Service - Yes, Check Out Its Reporting Opportunities

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Those associated with the legal sector or hoping to parachute into it are answering the growing number of help-wanted ads posted by Courthouse News Service. In addition, Courthouse News Service provides litigation reports to subscribers.

It’s time for some good news about your speaking business — opportunities abound in 2012

Succeed Speaking

If you watch the news and listen to the right (wrong) people, you’ll be led to believe that you need to hide your money under the mattress and turn and run from your speaking business as fast as you can — because “things are bad!!”

2012 194

Jon Stewart Tears Into Fox News For ‘Not Optimal-Gate,’ Offers Diagnosis: ‘Baracktose Intolerance’

TJ Walker Interactive

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ABC Evening News - David Muir Leads in with "Busy Monday"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Anchor for ABC Evening News David Muir knows to vary the lead-in. There had been "bombshell" and "breaking news." And, no, breaking news. the top story of the terror attack in the Port Authority in Manhattan was old news.

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Terrorism as New Normal - Brussels Not News

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But, this is hardly news. Like the Boston Bombing and massacre in San Bernardino, California, the terrorist attack in Brussels is a tragedy. Lives were lost. Trauma will be part of the survivors' memory bank. And the city will be hyperalert for a while.

2016 60

Slow Ratings Day At Fox News, Roger?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"The head of Fox News [Roger Ailes] called on Donald Trump to apologize Tuesday over the billionaire presidential candidate's latest social-media fusillade against network star Megyn Kelly." Maybe it's a bad ratings day at Fox News.

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