Dayton, Ohio - Midwest No Longer Norman Rockwell Territory

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's in Dayton, Ohio, only 237 miles from Norman Rockwell towns like Austintown, OH. 24 hours haven't even passed since the gun massacre in El Paso, Texas. Now, we in the Midwest, who assumed we were safe from that sort of thing, are also experiencing a shootout.

Paul Krugman: Obama will win Ohio because of Bold Decisions

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Youngstown, Ohio - Symbol of Irrational Support for Donald Trump

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Ghosts of Steel Past haunt the Ohio Valley, where the city of Youngstown, Ohio is based. The dominant narrative is how things used to be. The ambiance mirrors that of episodes from "The Twilight Zone." " Meanwhile a 90-minute drive east is Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Thank You, Walmart and Good Samaritan in Austintown, Ohio

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For me, yesterday that was WalMart in Austintown, Ohio. You know  that  feeling. There you are. You're all set to leave the house and, well, no wallet. You hunt and you hunt. The dog follows you around, picking up on your severe distress.

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3 Cheers for AT&T, Austintown, Ohio

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In a bit of magical thinking, I assumed AT&T retail would be open in the shopping center, across from WalMart, in Austintown, Ohio. The snow was swirling.    But, I had to go out in it. My phone wasn't working. My fault: I had dropped it. No one can be without a phone. Not ever. I loaded the phone, the dog, and myself in the car. AT&T was lighted up. Three salespeople are inside. I blurted out that I had broken my phone. Could they fix it? Would I need a new one? 

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Romney’s unreleased Ohio auto bailout ad – Politico

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Presses Stop Rolling This Month at The Vindicator - Soul of Mahoning, Ohio Valley

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Such an upheaval takes place this month in Mahoning Valley, Ohio. Digital natives such as iGen never experienced how a local print  newspaper could be the soul of the community. So, only we digital immigrants understand how losing that newspaper is emotionally, culturally, and politically catastrophic. The area includes Youngstown and Austintown. That extends from gritty urban to Norman Rockwell ethos. The Vindicator, around for about 150 years, will cease to exist.

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Youngstown, Ohio Loses Another Piece of Its Soul: Vindicator Shutting Down

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here in the Youngstown, Ohio metro area, yesterday the editor in chief Todd Franko announced that the 150-year-old Vindicator will end publication at the end of August. When a community loses its local newspaper, it loses a piece of itself.

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Dan Rather implies Ohio GOP could steal the election – Washington Examiner

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Spiritual Finger Food - Unitarian Fellowship, Youngstown, Ohio

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

I found that out this morning at the Unitarian Church on Elm Street, in Youngstown, Ohio. The spiritual principles of the Unitarian Fellowship are, well, finger food. They are easy to pick up, take in and even enjoy.

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Mysticism & Blessing of Animals - St. Joseph's, Austintown, Ohio

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Only the setting was small town Ohio - Austintown. The barking stopped. That was as soon as Father Greg Fedor went through the crowd, sprinkling holy water on the dogs. Before that, the yapping was drowning out his special prayer for the blessing of the animals.

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GM Lordstown, Ohio Plant - 1,700 Hour Workers Idled, Future in Limbo

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

hard to keep the Lordstown, Ohio plant operating. Representatives of the people, such as U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown, lobbied GM et al. Here is the AP coverage. But, today, the last auto - a white Chevrolet Cruze - rolled off the lines. Then, 1,700 hourly workers went on "idle."

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Opioids As "Public Nuisance" - Ohio AG Lawsuit against 5 Manufacturers

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This time the public nuisance lawsuit is happening in the state of Ohio. Again, the attorney general of a state has leveraged the legal concept of public nuisance to create a major lawsuit against companies. Many of us remember how Rhode Island et al.

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A Prayer for the Ohio Valley - GM to Shut Down Lordstown Plant By End of 2019

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Over the past few years the three shifts at the GM Lordstown, Ohio assembly plant had been reduced to one. It was not unexpected. There was hope that the powers that be in Detroit would retool the plant for one of the models which was in demand, that is, an SUV or pick-up truck.

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Bruce Springstein, The Boss, will campaign for Obama in Ohio, Iowa AP

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No One Is Leaving Youngstown, Ohio (even with GM Lordstown shutting down another shift)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  So, that's exactly why the white working class have remained in Youngstown, Ohio, decades after the steel mills closed. Law professor at the University of California - Joan C. Williams - came from a privileged background. But her husband is what is known as a "class migrant."

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Supply Chains - Something Might Be Rotten in State of Ohio

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Therefore, my encounters, as a possible vendor, with Greenwood Chevrolet , Austintown, Ohio, were quite puzzling. Vendor relations are right up there with customer service when it comes to operating a successful global business. They directly involved, first, salesperson Dave Bradfield and, then, owner Greg Greenwood.

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Before You Go See the USA in Your Chevrolet, Gas Up in Eastern Ohio

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Sure, I knew that gasoline there was higher than in Eastern Ohio. Yesterday I drove around the Pittsburgh Metro area. And paid dearly for that in gasoline.    I hadn't been back in western Pennsylvania for months.

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Greenwood Chevrolet, Austintown, Ohio - No, I Will Never Do Business There

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

He's employed at Greeenwood Chevrolet , Austintown, Ohio. I am no newbie to the rough-and-tumble world of selling vehicles. In Detroit, Michigan, I worked full time at GM, which makes the Chevrolet brand, and at Chrysler.

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Company Branding & Unusual Benefits - Pawternity Leave Coming to Columbus, Ohio's BrewDog

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

based office in Columbus, Ohio. Scottish craft beer company, BrewDog, is opening its first U.S.-based That will be next Monday. At that location it will provide employees with one-week Pawternity Leave. That ensures new parents of dogs have the time to bond with their four-footer.

RNC, Cleveland, Ohio, July 18-21, 2016 - Branding Opportunity of a Lifetime

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Who doesn't expect "trouble" at the RNC in Cleveland, Ohio, July 18 -21? That's exactly why it will be a major media event.

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Analysis of a Speech by Phil Davison

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It is a short speech by Phil Davison, a Republican ca ndidate for the position of Treasurer in Stark County, Ohio. Now, I know nothing about Davison or the burning political issues in Stark County, Ohio. Tags: Analysis of a Speech Albert Einstein Max Atkinson Ohio Phil Davison Politics Republican Stark County Stark County Ohio YouTube The video below has be en spreading like wildfire on the Internet.

NFL Lockout Ends: Mike Bako on WTVN 610 Ohio

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Speechwriting — Success Behind the Podium with Barbie Tootle

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Speechwriting Ohio State University Barbie Tootle is President of Left Field Consulting, which provides freelance writing services, consultation in communication strategies, and training in creativity and personal development. She researches and writes speeches for CEOs and senior officers in the corporate world, non-profits, and higher education. Barbie also writes scripts for large events and videos. She is story editor […].

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It’s Official: Obama wins Re-election – Even Fox Says So

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Big 10 QB Kirk Cousins – The Heisman Speech

Matt Eventoff

My cousin (one of only two) attended Indiana University; I have guest lectured at other Big Ten schools such as Ohio State University (had to get that in for my parents).

Public Speaking Delivery Drama – Two Lessons

Matt Eventoff

Mr. Davison was appearing before a partisan county committee, attempting to win the party nod to run for County Treasurer, one of a number of elected public offices in Stark County, Ohio. This is something to see – it can render one simply… speechless. No media training here. .

Big 10 QB Kirk Cousins – The Heisman Speech

Matt Eventoff

My cousin (one of only two) attended Indiana University; I have guest lectured at other Big Ten schools such as Ohio State University (had to get that in for my parents).

Mike Bako on ESPN Radio in Maryland (WCEM) discussing Shaq, Plaxico and Ohio State football

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Book Review: 11 Deadly Presentation Sins by Rob Biesenbach

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

He is a former VP at Ogilvy PR Worldwide and press secretary to the Ohio Attorney General. Rob Biesenbach is an independent corporate communications pro, actor, author and speaker.

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Speechwriter in the news

Joan Detz Speaker Services

Ohio speechwriter Teresa Zumwald was quoted by the Dayton Daily News : [link]. . Speechwriting

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Walmart Steps Up Customer Service with Human Touch

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

No other discount grocery outlet on the main drag here in Austintown, Ohio can compete with that human and fast service. Sure, Walmart has installed lots of self-service check-out robots. But, alongside that automation there has emerged a very personal service.

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ABC's David Muir - America's Comforter-in-Chief

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Tonight, ABC honored, with names and photos, those who died in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio. Over and over again, ABC's David Muir has stepped into the soul of the two massacres. In person, he comforted the survivors.

The Boaters - Many Were Gazing into Their Phones

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Those were what the boaters on Lake Milton in northeast Ohio could have been watching. The lake. The sky. The seagulls. The bridge ahead. Each other.  Instead, yesterday as on so many days this summer, many were gazing at their phones.

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Polar Vortex - Will Hang On Long Enough to Trigger Mini Baby Boom

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here in northeastern Ohio the temperature plunge had begun about an hour ago. The polar vortex could put in play a mini baby boom. That's because it is hanging on long enough to disrupt the usual evening routines.

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Meme: Shuttering of GM Lordstown, OH Plant Happened on Donald Trump's Watch

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

At one time, the GM plant in Lordstown, Ohio employed 8,000 workers. One of its major success stories had been the Chevy Colbalt. Although the last one rolled off the line in 2010, they are still all around America, with owners expecting them to last more than 200,000 miles. 

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RNC - Packing Heat in July

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Currently, firearms are not permitted at the Quicken Conference Center in Cleveland, Ohio. About 20,000 have signed the Change.org petition permitting attendees at the Republican National Convention in mid July to pack heat.

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Your Employer Goes Bankrupt, You Lose Your Job - Common Saga in 2019 (just like during The Great Recession)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For example, on the main drag in Austintown, Ohio, one whole section has only two commercial establishments standing. Bankruptcies provide plenty of work for transactional lawyers. But, for employees of those businesses which file for bankruptcy, the process means the end of their jobs.

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Summer 2019 - Beyond the Heat Wave Story

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The old Cobalt, the last of that model which rolled off the Lordstown, Ohio GM assembly line in 2010, has been build to last. Summer 2019 could go down as when travel halted, at least the road kind.

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Enraged? Planning to Post Negative Online Review about Product/Service? Not So Fast

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Full Disclosure: It was on the basis of reading online reviews that I selected the apartment complex in the Toledo, Ohio metro area where I will relocate in six weeks.  Pew found that 82% of internet users post online reviews.

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Is America Saying: Let Them Eat Lead?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Public service announcements on radio in the urban metro areas of Ohio warn against the dangers of lead paint in residences.  The U.S. is one of the richest nations of the world. Yet, the lead paint problem remains in housing, particularly in urban areas.

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Ernestine The Operator Replaced by AT&T Superhero Frank

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Twice, Frank at AT&T Mobility, 6000 Mahoning Avenue, Austintown, Ohio, saved my business and about 400 bucks. It's funny to think about it. Back when Ernestine the Operator symbolized the power of The Phone Company,  phones weren't the extension of our being. 

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Early August 2019 - The World's Extreme Need for a Scapegoat

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

One was in El Paso, Texas and the other in Dayton, Ohio.  Last weekend much changed in the dynamics of Election 2020. As the world knows and is being continually reminded by the international media, there were 2 massacres.

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