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Like A Phoenix, This Site Is Reborn

Thoughts On Presenting And Design

A couple weeks ago, I installed WordPress on a domain I had not been using so I could work on a site redesign for my wife. Little did I know at the time, but that site was actually a parked domain. BOOM went my personal site. This site. Well, I restored that backup to a fresh install and… nothing. A broken site. Years of blog posts: gone.

Rhetorical Devices: Anadiplosis

Manner of Speaking

“a slave; the slave” and “a gladiator; the gladiator” in the quote by Joaquin Phoenix below. ” — Joaquin Phoenix in Gladiator (2000). Bush Joaquin Phoenix Margaret Thatcher rhetoric Rhetorical Devices Steve Jobs YodaThis post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. Striking story!”

Providence Phoenix: Latest Alt-Weekly To Fold

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Phoenix Providence, reports Dan Adams in the Boston Globe , is the latest Alt-Weekly to bite the dust. Before that the Boston Phoenix tanked.

Drudge Report - Pivots from Anti-Hillary to Featuring Trump in Mexico, Phoenix

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Drudge Report is no slouch when it comes to what to make  The Main Feature.    The site was smart in doing that.

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Donald Trump In Phoenix - It Will Go Down In History As One Of Those Big Speeches

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Phoenix, Arizona is having an especially hot summer. The town is conservative and all about business. The transition will be to superhero.

Talent Unleashed - Would Middle-Class Background Have Blocked Joaquin, River Phoenix

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Suppose Joaquin and River Phoenix had been reared in Stamford, Connecticut. The 2013 book "Last Night At The Viper Room" chronicles a bohemian global poverty-ridden childhood for the five Phoenix offspring. Is a traditional middle-class background an obstacle for nurturing talent? Here you can order it from Amazon. 

Joaquin Phoenix Shows Us How to Use Prop

Green Room Speakers

Saturday, January 16, 2010 Joaquin Phoenix Shows Us How to Use Prop Using a prop, if its done well, can be a powerful tool to make your message stick.

Kaplan, University of Phoenix, Capella, Strayer - They were hot and now they're not

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  So were the University of Phoenix, Capella, and Strayer.  Higher education in America just can't catch a break. 

11 Public Speaking Lessons from an Eleven Year Old

Matt Eventoff

Jonathan McCoy is eleven years old. 11 years old! Watch the video again – 11 years old! Eye Contact — Never wavers and never looks down.

Rhetorical Devices: Paralipsis

Manner of Speaking

I’m not saying that from the ashes of captivity, never has a Phoenix metaphor been more personified! This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. For other posts in the series, please click this link. Device : Paralipsis. Origin : From the Greek ?????????? paraleipsis), meaning “omission&#. Charles F.

Why Women Almost Never Win the World Championship of Public Speaking

Speak and Deliver

Dark Phoenix literally giving Wolverine the Death Stare OK - I can feel the death stares. How's that for a charged title? At club. At District.

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[Podcast] ROI of LOL: Adding Humor to Your Presentation with June Cline

Speaker Launcher

32:31 If you’re in Phoenix on July 22, 2016, make sure to catch June’s one woman show Make it a Great Ride. Click To Tweet. 23:50 @&#!

Buddy Cianci: Ultimate role model for coming back big

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Former mayor of Providence, Rhode Island and ex-con, Buddy Cianci has been voted "Best Radio Personality" by THE PROVIDENCE PHOENIX.

Drudge Report Has a Ball Telling Us FBI Grills Hillary Clinton on Emailgate for 3.5 Hours

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That started with Bill Clinton's private meeting at the Phoenix Airport with Attorney General Loretta Lynch.

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Clinton + Lynch = Possible Machiavellian Move by Bill to Derail Wife's Presidential Campaign

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A student of Machiavelli could see dark motives in Bill Clinton's initiative at Phoenix airport. Time will tell.

Video: Deanna Turner - Anatomy of a Sales Call

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, Arizona, I had the opportunity to see Deanna Turner, CSP give a talk on the best practices of top sales performers. In her presentation “Anatomy of a Sales Call,” she discusses a number of concrete steps to manage the sales cycle and ensure you close sales [.].

Video: Deanna Turner - Anatomy of a Sales Call

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, Arizona, I had the opportunity to see Deanna Turner, CSP give a talk on the best practices of top sales performers. In her presentation “Anatomy of a Sales Call,” she discusses a number of concrete steps to manage the sales cycle and ensure you close sales [.].

Video: Deanna Turner - Anatomy of a Sales Call

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, Arizona, I had the opportunity to see Deanna Turner, CSP give a talk on the best practices of top sales performers. In her presentation “Anatomy of a Sales Call,” she discusses a number of concrete steps to manage the sales cycle and ensure you close sales [.].

Max Dixon: Make Your Best Stories Better

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, Arizona, I had the opportunity to see Max Dixon give a talk on ways speakers can improve the stories they include in their talks.

Max Dixon: Make Your Best Stories Better

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, Arizona, I had the opportunity to see Max Dixon give a talk on ways speakers can improve the stories they include in their talks.

Max Dixon: Make Your Best Stories Better

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, AZ I had the opportunity to see Max Dixon give a talk on ways speakers can improve on stories they include in their talks. In his presentation “Stepping Up from the Top: How to Make Your Best Stories better&# Max discusses key features the most powerful [.].

Awesome Storytelling Secrets - Patricia Fripp

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, AZ I had the opportunity to see Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE, give a talk on storytelling. Fripp discussed the inside secrets of how you can tell totally awesome stories to emotionally connect with the audience.

Shift Your Expertise to a New Industry in Less than a Week! - Michael Soon Lee

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, AZ I had the opportunity to see Michael Soon Lee, MBA, CSP, give a talk on ways a speaker can re-market their expertise to a new industry. In his presentation “Shift Your Expertise to a New Industry in Less than a Week!&# Michael discusses the expertise [.].

Shift Your Expertise to a New Industry in Less than a Week! - Michael Soon Lee

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, AZ I had the opportunity to see Michael Soon Lee, MBA, CSP, give a talk on ways a speaker can re-market their expertise to a new industry. In his presentation “Shift Your Expertise to a New Industry in Less than a Week!&# Michael discusses the expertise [.].

Awesome Storytelling Secrets - Patricia Fripp

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, AZ I had the opportunity to see Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE, give a talk on storytelling. Fripp discussed the inside secrets of how you can tell totally awesome stories to emotionally connect with the audience.

NSA Convention 2009: Advanced Planning

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

In two days I’m off to Phoenix for my 5th National Speakers Convention. This one is being held at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa where it’s 112-degrees and only mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the midday sun. Five years after my first convention I’ve learned that advanced planning is a necessity. [.].

In Manhattan It Felt Like 100, In Arizona It Felt Like (and was) 104 - A society on edge

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In Phoenix, police say there could be a serial killer. Yesterday, the added nuisance to life in Manhattan was the MTA power outage.

New Speechwriting Book Available

OnSpeechwriting

Official News Release: PHOENIX (November 16, 2011) - It happens every day. . It’s officially official. So what are you waiting for? Buy one.

Matt Eventoff on BET Radio Talking About Communication Strategy

Matt Eventoff

"Zero to One" By Peter Thiel - 23 On Waiting List At Woods Memorial Library

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It is on the Eastside of Tucson, Arizona, miles away from thriving commercial areas like Phoenix, AZ (where the Superbowl will be) and Dallas, Texas.

The Difference Between Good and Great

Speaker Launcher

PS: A really good example of focus was Joe Calloway’s Let it Go speech several years ago in Phoenix. Greatness. Focus. link].

"Guilty As Sin" By Edward Klein - How Ambition Drives Branding

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

We get the backstory of why cunning Bill boarded Attorney General Loretta Lynch's airplane in Phoenix, Arizona. Players, ranging from U.S.

The Big 4th of July Cookout - Hill on Grill

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The amazing things are that he requested that conversation at the Phoenix airport and that Lynch accepted the offer. It happened.

Serial Killer - Hope I Don't Bump into Him/Her

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Now, I'm in the Phoenix Metro area. Since April, there have been five murders whose MO seems to be that of a  serial killer. Was this.

Donald Trump - The End Of The Well-Organized Speech

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

He threw the first grenade today in Phoenix, Arizona. That is, if Donald Trump's influence continues to grow.

Sheraton Kisses Away Alternate Sex Biz: Here's a niche for PR firms

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  At the Phoenix Sheraton restaurant, a lesbian couple shared one to celebrate their anniversary.  We all know the magic of a kiss. 

The Hillary Clinton Campaign - Worry Not A Good Thing

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In Phoenix, Arizona, today Donald Trump could be making the analogy of the Martin Luther King talk of "I have a dream." presidency."

ROI of LOL: Adding Humor to Your Presentation with June Cline

Speaker Launcher

32:31 If you’re in Phoenix on July 22, 2016, make sure to catch June’s one woman show Make it a Great Ride. Does it pay to add humor?

The Cowardly Lion: James Comisar could fundraise for Museum of Television by mass producing this meme

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  He is attempting to raise money for the Museum of Television in Phoenix.    On Monday I start a new job in lower Manhattan. 

"The Master" - Chilling portrayal of two disturbed, needy men

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

One of those who comes, stays, but then leaves is Freddy, played by Joaquin Phoenix.    His tragic flaw is alcohol. That