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You have a platform, but are you making it count?

Speak Schmeak

Yeah, you're using your platform. Your platform may be bigger than mine or smaller than mine. You have a platform. they say.

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TuneIn Radio: A great platform for podcasts

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

TuneIn is a popular app available for iOS and Android devices. It allows anyone to listen to radio stations from around the world.

How Executives Can Keep Their Organization Informed via an Online Platform

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

In two weeks time I’ll be hosting an free webinar on How Executives Can Keep Their Organization Informed via an Online Platform on the INXPO Social Business TV network. I’ll be sharing tips on how executives can effectively inform and engage with their extended teams. Business Communication Social Media Technology INXPO Webinar

Part 1 of a Three-part Series: Got Platform?

DeFinis Communications

The term “platform” is ubiquitous these days. Platform, Part 1: Ideas. A strong platform starts with strong ideas. One million!

Five Platforms for a Classroom Back-channel Chat

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

The following are five free platforms that can be used hosting a back-channel chat. Ideas for technology integration in education. Present.ly

Cover Lettters - Platform for Career Start-Overs

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

How can I start over?" " That's what an over-50 colleague asked his network last week. Then he had hit a wall. A different one.

When the Trump Platform Collapsed - Roger Ailes, Chris Christie

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Donald Trump must have looked good as a platform for each to launch a comeback.   Too bad for the two that platform wasn’t sturdy.

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Murder - Always Entertainment, Platform for Half-Baked Theories

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In 1895, a 13-year-old boy in England, Robert Coombes. murdered  murdered his mother. The  The details are bizarre.

Round. Nick Clegg’s Conference Speech Problem

The Presenter's Blog

Get the timing or direction wrong and you fall off your platform. He spoke quite literally in the round, with people all around him.

The Best Websites for Google Slides, Prezi and PowerPoint Templates

Presentation Guru

… Resources Templates featured PowerPoint Presentation Design Prezi Templates Visual Aids

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Procrastination = Platform for (Extreme) Angst

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But right behind that reason is the realization that procrastination = the platform for extreme angst. The first draft was garbage. He knew it.

Podcast: Creating Your Platform

Communication Steroids

Speakers and authors will benefit greatly from creating and building a platform from which to launch their careers. What exactly is a platform and how can you build it? We mention Suzanne Falter-Barns in the podcast as an expert on platform-building. What exactly is a platform and how can you build it? How Much Joy.

Podcast: Creating Your Platform

Communication Steroids

Speakers and authors will benefit greatly from creating and building a platform from which to launch their careers. What exactly is a platform and how can you build it? We mention Suzanne Falter-Barns in the podcast as an expert on platform-building. What exactly is a platform and how can you build it? How Much Joy.

Blog platform updated

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

Hi all. I have just upgraded this site to the latest version of wordpress – version 2.8. Everything appears to be fine, please let me know if you find any funnies. thanks. Craig.

Medium.com = LinkedIn Pulse-Like Open Platform For Influence Publishing

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The latest platform for influence publishing is Medium.com. It joins LinkedIn Pulse as an open platform to post on.

The Trump Brand - Built On Platform Of Social Media

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The platform for bundling together private and public has been social media. That will be the lasting Trump game-changer.

7 Suicides at Columbia University - Coillege Had Never Been Great Platform for Nostalgia

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

On an episode for "Mad Men," Don Draper does his nostalgia presentation. That segment has become a classic. It probably never was.

Drudge Report - Ideal Platform For Explaining Trumpism Gag Order on Several Government Agencies

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There must be a leadership and management reason. And even Trumpism loyalists are curious about this latest initiative. High rankings on Google.

Facebook = Platform for Baby Boomer Mourning

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Baby Boomer Tom Cordaro, a lawyer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is dead. His daughter, for example, posted his favorite Italian music.

Thought Leaders - You Can Create Web Platforms W/O Coding

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Code-free web design platforms are an increasingly popular tool among web designers. Companies [e.g. Here is the article.

"Lessons Learned" = Popular Meme, Poor Platform For Change

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Books, articles, speeches, and film documentaries are framed: Lessons Learned. Few who pontificate have figured out how to make the lesson sticky.

Trump's Presidential Campaign - Is it really a platform for launching cable network alternate to Fox News?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

His actual agenda might have been and is to leverage that high profile as a platform for launching a cable network alternate to Fox News.

Bernie Kerik: Prison great platform for next career move

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 After serving three years for tax evasion and being dishonest with the White House, he is now an advocate of prison reform.   careers

Likeability & Hillary Clinton's Lack Of It - That Power Platform Could Be Crumbling

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Likeability has been a traditional platform for power. " - Peter Nicholas, The Wall Street Journal, December 15, 2015. Here is the article.

Amazon.com's Book Rankings - Platform For King-Size Schadenfreude

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It was that astute cynic the late writer Gore Vidal who observed that it is not enough for a professional to succeed. A good time can be had by all.

"Send Us Your Book" - Publishing Still Platform for Consultants to Make Big Money

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The calls are coming in again: Requests to research, conduct interviews for, and ghostwrite books for publication. The compensation for books is high.

Using Humor From the Platform

Humor Power

He shared many excellent, practical tips for using humor from the platform. I enjoyed a tele-seminar by Brad Montgomery today. Brad is a successful professional speaker, a funny guy, and a great teacher. Here are a few of his suggestions: 1. If you wonder if you’re crossing the line of good taste, you’re too close to the line.

Mobile: Content for this platform

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Dmyla - Dreamstime.com.   IdeaLaunch conducted a webinar on content for mobile.    Not only did more than 300 people tune in.    The presentation and Q&A ran way over the hour.    And we stayed glued to our screens.    Mobile users are orbiting around at high speed. 

Should You Use Humor in VC Pitch? « TJWALKER INTERACTIVE

TJ Walker Interactive

News analyzed from a communication perspective. » Should You Use Humor in VC Pitch? You can follow any responses to this entry through RSS 2.0.

Medium = Cool Open Platform: Hillary Clinton Posts On It (about Donald Trump, of course)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's official: Open social network platform - Medium - is cool. Hillary Clinton has recently posted on it. She is not extreme.

The Difference Between Good and Great

Speaker Launcher

Most Recent Post Platform Skills Presentation SkillsGreatness. The same goes for speaking. Which category do you want to be in? Focus. link].

Present in Four Places at the Same Time

Presentation Guru

Here, Shane’s written a detailed article on four virtual speaking platforms that you should investigate if you have a message to share.

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Blogging In Era Of LinkedIn Pulse, Medium, Twitter & Other Open Platforms

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Instead, the focus has shifted to how to manage the blog in this era of so many prestigious open platforms you could also be posting on.

Bunny Mellon Funeral: Platform for John Edwards' Comeback

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Right now, former top-tier politico John Edwards is back practicing law as a plaintiff attorney. We assumed that might be the agenda of Ted Kennedy Jr.

What to Say When.You’re Dying on the Platform

Pivotal Public Speaking

What to Say When.You’re Dying on the Platform: A Complete Resource for Speakers, Trainers, and Executives. by Lily Walters.

What to Say When.You’re Dying on the Platform

Pivotal Public Speaking

What to Say When.You’re Dying on the Platform: A Complete Resource for Speakers, Trainers, and Executives. by Lily Walters.

Upwork & Other Outsourcing Digital Platforms - Tarnished brands, if Donald Trump wins?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's a digital platform enabling American organizations and individuals to search for labor around the world. Their Those who lost jobs or had their wages lowered because of outsourcing could get Donald Trump elected. If he makes it to the White House brands associated with outsourcing could become tarnished.

AnonymousLawyer.com - Platform for legal parody

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Before Jeremy Blachman, then a 3L at Harvard Law School, started his blog AnonymousLawyer.com in 2005, legal was a dry media category.    Unless you were a lawyer, considering attending law school, or your company was in trouble, you never bothered with it.    Then Blachman introduced parody to talking about the law. 

Medium - Can This Digital Platform With No GateKeepers Kill Establishment Media?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Medium is being taken seriously by politicos. One of its "regulars" is Hillary Clinton. So, it truly is a fresh approach to messaging. media.

Poppy Harlow - Platform For Rest Of Us To Forgive Ourselves For Media Mishaps

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Father, help me forgive myself for my media screw-up. In an article I spelled 'Hipaa' wrong. A reader noticed it and left a comment.