Another Rite of Passage Goes Poof: Buying That First Car (HURRAH!)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So universal is that first car purchase a symbol of entrance into adulthood that one security question on financial accounts is: What was the brand of your first car. My financial planner at Edward Jones stressed keeping a solid reserve in my checking account for those repairs. 

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WalMart - The Death of The Store

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Among WalMart's new strategies is to to take on king of digital consumer purchasing - Amazon. The only reason for actually going to the store is to kick the tires before purchase, to speed up the purchase and not wait for delivery, and/or to pick up merchandise ordered online.  Instead we take a walk, go to yoga, have coffee or soup in Panera, or attend a special event such as a presentation on funding retirement by a financial planner.

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The End Is Near - Or, Maybe Just for The Seeming Smugs in Oro Valley, Arizona

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

She had purchased a house in one of those growing number of retirement communities.  Most financial planners will tell us to sit tight. "RED OCTOBER: Amazon, Google, and Snap are plunging and taking global stocks down with them." 

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What is Behavioral Economics: Your Quick Guide 


Or include some free samples to your order in hope that you’ll purchase from them again. Urban planners suggested a variety of new town planning options, but the local folks selected a plan extraordinarily like the serpentine layout of the old town – one that was neither particularly good or convenient, albeit very familiar. Every day we make a myriad of decisions – eat out or buy groceries, walk or hail a cab, go to the movies or stay in.

Every Month I Will Save $706 (Source: Nerd Wallet)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It tended to be the first major purchase of immigrant males.  Millennials are opting for home purchases in neighborhoods they can walk around. Planners create schedules for a no-cost-to-residents service to transport them to shopping centers.  "In Mexico, I won't need a car." " That's what a communications colleague gushed. Finally, he had figured out where he could have a middle-class lifestyle in retirement.

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Inflation: Going Back to Drawing Board on Retirement/Semi-Retirement Planning

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Those "they" range from financial planners to members of the media who know the topic guarantees eyeballs.  Yes, property can legally be purchased - for relative peanuts. 

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An easy and authentic way to sell when your prices are higher…

SpeakerSue Says...

Help your prospect feel authentically and totally comfortable about making their purchasing decision. All of us are fearful we’ll mess up; that we’ll discover that we could have done “better” just after we commit to a purchase. It’s up to you, the sales person, to help the other person feel that way by conveying the lack of risk involved in the purchase. If it’s an association planner, maybe they have a poorly attended meeting.

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Public Speaking: Draw More Traffic to Your Website with These Tips

Great Public Speaking

If you are just beginning and need to attract meeting planners, upload your headshot, as well as some action shots of yourself speaking to an audience. Place both low resolution and high-resolution photos on your website so meeting planners will have access to the size they require for print and web publications. Have you ever worked your way through an online purchase and then something made your change your mind?

The Self Publishing Deception

discount which means that the bookstore wants to purchase it for $6.75 That means, if your book costs $1 to purchase from the publisher, they want $5 for each book. If it costs $2 to purchase, they want $10.

Speaking with Value

Name: Email: FREE Speak-to-Me eZine for Speakers & Meeting Planners Includes great tips, Speaker of the month profile, and much more!

Charli Jane Speaker Services: Does Your Website Have A Purpose

If you expect your site to kindle some form of action, whether it is for visitors to fill out a form so you can contact and stay in touch with them, or purchase a product, there are steps you can take to guarantee that your website is functioning at peak effectiveness.

My effort to reform the panel discussion, starting with the moderator

The Eloquent Woman

That''s why I''m excited to present my first public-speaking ebook, The Eloquent Woman''s Guide to Moderating Panels , now available for purchase in a wide variety of ebook formats for just $3.99. I know a lot of people who could use this e-book, whether as moderators themselves or even just planners of good conversations. Panels, in my view, are often dreadful or just plain boring.

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Charli Jane Speaker Services: 14 Profitable Ways to Use Autore

Include the tangible benefits the visitor will get by purchasing your product. Make sure to include a paragraph or two at the end of each lesson enticing them to consider making a purchase.

The profitable world of self-publishing

Since I wasnt on the road speaking 365 days of the year I wanted to have my book available for purchase seven days a week whether I was speaking or not. At present I have a total of nine information products, manuals, books, tapes, and special reports available for purchase.

The Beginning Public Speaker: Some of the basics of getting started

You only want to start with a simple online presence to direct planners and media professionals to your website to learn more about you AND you want to collect names for your mailing list which will become one of your most valuable assets in your business in the very near future.

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Betty White Hammers Age Isn't for Sissies - That's Raw Reality in Looking for, Keeping & Landing Better Work

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A few weeks ago I consulted with a financial planner. In investing, to preserve my principal, I purchased a fixed annuity. The world of work is fragmented. Some employers such as Home Depot make it their mission to hire and develop older workers. Others such as many players in Silicon Valley make it their business to only recruit those under-40. That's the reality. And, if you are perceptive you will pick up right away in the interview whether you have a shot at being hired.

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Speaking Business

Theres nothing like an upcoming speaking engagement to inspire creating product to have available for purchase at that program! Two of the first books out of the shipment were presented to the meeting planners  they loved it!

Do your potential customers forget about you?

This is a potential customer who may have been very interested in your products, but who lost your contact information, or was too busy to make a purchase when your first message reached him.

Does Your Speaking Menu Look Delicious?

Speaker Launcher

for those of you who have a Meeting Planners. bought this book also bought…’ - for your online product purchasers use the. Have you ever been to a restaurant where they. matched the food with the wine that they. recommend? Yum, love that! And it makes it. easier for you, the customer. When working with speakers on their websites, we’ve recently started to match up product ideas. with keynotes and workshops. By doing this you are adding value for the client.

Productive networking during the holiday season for speakers

Shop the display tables  if you are fortunate enough to attend functions that include trade displays, use the time wisely to also purchase holiday gifts. Name: Email: FREE Speak-to-Me eZine for Speakers & Meeting Planners Includes great tips, Speaker of the month profile, and much more!

Wendi McNeill: Is Your Ebook Gathering Dust and No Visibility.No Sales?

Giveaway your ebook to a large website with your target audience Offer a discount to another service or product when your customer purchases your ebook. MEMBERS LOGIN Home SPEAKER SERVICES Speaker Services Get Found Now!

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Charli Jane Speaker Services: Public Speakers: Create Streams of Income With Your Products and Services by Wendi J McNeill

Some of your products will be used as giveaways, teasers, or bonuses for purchasing other products or services. MEMBERS LOGIN Home SPEAKER SERVICES Speaker Services Get Found Now!

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Public Speaking : VIDEO

Great Public Speaking

You can purchase or rent training videos on just about any business subject. The scene shows a lady at a desk who is supposed to be one of the top meeting planners in the country. Video has been ingrained in our society for some time now and it looks like it will be around for quite a while. VCRs and monitors are readily and inexpensively available just about anywhere, so considering the use of video in your presentation is not really a wild idea. Video can be used in several ways.

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Seven Steps to a Successful Murder Board

Larry Tracy, author of The Shortcut to Persuasive Presentations, (Available for purchase at his website) is a retired Army colonel whom President Ronald Reagan described as an extraordinarily effective speaker.

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Creating Passionate Users: Give users a Hollywood ending

Here's the e-mail they send to you after you've made a purchase: -- begin Your CDs have been gently taken from our CD Baby shelves with sterilized contamination-free gloves and placed onto a satin pillow.

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