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OMAHA WORLD-HERALD: Is Buffett bullish on newspapers or just having fun

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Warren Buffett just bought his hometown newspaper the OMAHA WORLD-HERALD, reports Keach Hagey in POLITICO. 

Create a video from photos in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

These are photos I took at Henry Doorly Zoo, a great place to visit in Omaha, Nebraska! This feature exists in 2003, 2007 and 2010. Enjoy!

Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 67)

Manner of Speaking

I gave a speech in Omaha. Gerald Ford (1913 - 2006) 38th President of the United States. “I ’”. Gerald R.

Omaha 11

Gordon Brown Creates A New Beach

Can You Hear Me Up the Back?

Tags: Presentations barack obama Carla Sarkozy d-day gordon brown Jon Bon Jovi Matthew McConaughey Omaha Beach teleprompter u571 World War II

Flexibility - Lessons From The Road #2

Speak and Deliver

Coolest part of it is the picture I get of whats behind me when Im shifted into reverse. But.what if I couldnt? The show must go on.

Doing a National Radio Tour Today Discussing “Fast and Furious”

TJ Walker Interactive

KFAB Omaha, NE. It was a fast early morning. KPEL Lafayette, LA. 0707AM ET. 0713AM ET. WOC Davenport, IA. 0720AM ET. WTVN Columbus, OH. 0735AM ET. WDRC Hartford, CT. 0750AM ET. WSFX Ft. Myers, FL. 0808AM ET. WILM Wilmington, DE. 0817AM ET. WHJJ Providence, RI. 0825AM ET. WRPW Bloomington, IL. 0835AM ET. WSYR Syracuse, NY. 0843AM ET.

An aha moment

Speak Schmeak

I love this series of commercials for Mutual of Omaha. They're about people's "moment of clarity. Funny? Great. Embarrassing? Awesome.

An aha moment

Speak Schmeak

I love this series of commercials for Mutual of Omaha. They're about people's "moment of clarity. Funny? Great. Embarrassing? Awesome.

Newspaper Industry: Smart moves by The New York Times Co, questionable ones by Berkshire Hathaway

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Has the Oracle of Omaha lost his touch?  It was one thing for him to buy his hometown paper.    Cute. 

President Obama's speech at Westminster awarded a B-

Max Atkinson

PART 1/3 The whole speech can be watched HERE , 'embedding' of which has been 'disabled by request' and full transcript at the bottom of the page.

Warren Buffett - Seemingly So Over & So Not Liking That At All

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Combinations and permutations of Dr. Gloom/Doom and Black-Swan sage Nassim Nicholas Taleb have replaced the Oracle of Omaha.    Yeah, the era of Warren Buffett, at least in the financial media and maybe even in the equities market, seems to be over.    And Buffett doesn't seem to like that at all.

Nov 29 - Dec 5: Health & Social Issues

Joan Detz Speaker Services

1917 Boys Town was founded by Father Edward Flanagan in Omaha, Nebraska. . 1667 Birthday of satirist Jonathan Swift (in Dublin, Ireland). 1823 The establishment of the Monroe Doctrine has also become recognized as Pan American Health Day. Question of the week: Are health issues ever far from political/economic issues?].

Speaking Season - 3, 4, 5, 6 of 107

Speak and Deliver

Dinner was at Drovers here in Omaha, where I had perhaps the best steak of my life. In a day of meetings, two challenges stick out to me: A.

Observational Humor — Case Study #129

Humor Power

I knew Jens when we belonged to a club in Omaha. Here’s another Observational Humor monologue presented at the end of a meeting. In the text that follows, we will look at the set-up for the jokes. The monologue is provided with a short comment on what made each joke tick. My name on the agenda was misspelled Kindy instead of Kinde.

Facial Expression

Humor Power

I did that when I lived in Omaha. What does public speaking, sign language for the deaf, dancing and singing have in common? When you receive training in any of these, you’ll be taught the importance of facial expression. Public speakers know the importance of showing what you mean through gestures and facial expression. Singing.

Joke Contest Results — Blended Cities

Humor Power

Omaha and Oshkosh: Omikosh: A town of many fantastic surprises. Gerald Fleischmann, Fountain Valley, California, USA. It’s time for the results of our Blended Cities joke writing contest. The contest theme was inspired by Sol Morrison of Santa Barbara. New Joke Contests are announced mid-month.

Joke Contest Results — Blended Cities

Humor Power

Omaha and Oshkosh: Omikosh: A town of many fantastic surprises. Gerald Fleischmann, Fountain Valley, California, USA. It’s time for the results of our Blended Cities joke writing contest. The contest theme was inspired by Sol Morrison of Santa Barbara. New Joke Contests are announced mid-month.

Joke Contest Results — Reality TV

Humor Power

Here are the results of our April contest– Reality TV Shows We Don’t Want to See. The winners were selected by our panel of seven judges (speakers and improv players). New Joke Contests are announced on the first of the month (alternating months). New Cartoon Caption Contests are announced on the first of the month (alternating months).

The Future of Conferences, Part Three: What is a green conference?

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

  How many people want to take a huge binder home in addition to the luggage they came with, and that present for the 8-year-old waiting back in Omaha? I talked with author, speaker, and former Yahoo! executive Tim Sanders recently about the future and green conferences. Tim:   Absolutely. Tim:   Three ways.