Valentine's Day - Hit the Dating Apps or Purchase Companionship Robot?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There are many criticisms of dating apps. At the top of the list is if they merely create the illusion of trying to find a committed relationship.

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Things Can Make Us Happy - Especially If Not Purchased

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Also, by accident, I purchased cat not dog food. Can they conjure up purchasing as more magical than the renters' version of dumpster diving. Sure, the process of shopping for something, bringing it home, and then enjoying it - the ritual can generate great happiness.

Amazon Purchases 3 Cryptocurrency Domains - Major Vote of Confidence in Blockchain

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Those are the 3 cryptocurrency domain addresses Amazon's legal department  recently purchased.    Back in 2013, Amazon had purchased amazonbitecoin.com. amzonethereum.com. amazoncryptocurrency. amazoncryptocurrencies.com.

Purchased Fonts Not Displaying in PowerPoint?

Duarte Blog

We had the same problem! It wreaked a bit of havoc before The PowerPoint® Blog released a fix. Turns out, a recent security update caused Open Type fonts not to display in PowerPoint. The fine folks at the PowerPoint® Blog identified the problem (Microsoft Security Update KB2753842) and a offered a solution (remove it.). All the info you need is here. Good luck! Design Diary Event News Technology Tips error fix issue microsoft patch ppt security The PowerPoint Blog update

Real Estate Industry - Millennials Represent 30% of Buyers & Their Purchases Are in Midwest

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That location is the number-one place where older Millennials (24-34) are purchasing houses, reports Ellie Mae. The reasons why youth purchasing of houses has shifted from the coasts are obvious. Athens, Ohio.

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Get the best price on technology purchases, clothing — and anything else!

PowerPoint Tips

BuyLater is especially useful when you’re waiting to make a large purchase. Do you buy electronics and more on Amazon, Newegg, or other sites? If so, I’d like to introduce you to a new, free service that will help you get the lowest price. Many people don’t realize that prices fluctuate constantly, particularly on websites like Amazon, which allow third party vendors to continually undercut one another.

Millennials Can't Shake Memory of Hard Times - That's Blowing Up Traditional Purchasing Patterns

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Millennials are much like Lee Chandler in  Manchester By the Sea.    They experienced a catastrophe and just can't shake the memory of it.    For Millennials, reports BusinessInsider , that was the sustained economic downturn.

6 Customer Journey Maps You Can Swipe

SlideModel

It means everything that happens from the time a customer become aware that you exist through any and all post-purchase experiences. There are key stages of a buyer’s journey – awareness, interest, consideration, purchase, post-purchase, and re-purchase.

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New York Times Co. - A Bloomberg Purchase Would Could Turn Loser Into Profit Machine

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"New York Times Co. shares leaped 10.7 percent in after-hours trading after Fox Business Network reported billionaire businessman Michael Bloomberg had expressed renewed interest in buying the paper." " - Keith J. Kelly, New York Post, May 1, 2015. Here is the article.

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Government Purchasing Rules

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Free PDF with purchase of writing or freelance writing book

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

2 and send me your e-receipt requesting your free PDF (of equal or lesser value to the book you purchased). Buy any book (through the links at www.paullima.com/books) between now and Jan. Your PDF will be emailed to you within 72 hours.

Books Reviewed: How to Stop Time, by Matt Haig and Forever, by Pete Hamill

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

I heard Matt speak at a recent Marin County bookstore where I purchased his book. (Full disclosure: Matt is the nephew of my good friend James Haig. I’ve not read any of his other writing, but see from Twitter that he has a large and loyal fan base.

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Guess Who's Back?

The Shy Speaker's Guide to Succes on Stage

He purchased a sharp axe, and set off into the woods. Home About Gary Testimonials FREE MATERIALS! NTU PPT TRAINING FILES The Shy Speaker's Guide to Success on Stage Tips & Strategies to Help You Speak Effectively to Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime Stay updated via RSS Get Gary Now!: Facebook: Shy Speakers Guide on FB Mobile: (+65) 91380556 Email: gary@garyguwe.com Subscribe Click below !

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How to Design Better Sales Funnels

SlideModel

Buyers “purchase journeys” are rarely linear. In the current omnichannel landscape they connect with a brand through multiple touch points on their way to conversion – a purchase, an inquiry, a booking or another meaningful action.

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Chris Watts' House to Be Auctioned Off - Would You Bid on It?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It had been purchased in May 2013 for $392,709.   Those interested in the purchase have to submit bids on April 17th.  After the purchase, there could be strange goings-on.

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How Did Josh Shipp Build an Empire of Impact as a Youth Motivational Speaker?

Succeed Speaking

Still, you should obviously do your own due diligence before making a purchase. Josh Shipp is a young man who has done remarkable things. In this interview with Jaime Tardy , he shares — very candidly — some of his keys to success as a youth motivational speaker.

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How to Develop an Effective Lead Generation Strategy

SlideModel

Let’s quickly recap how most purchase journeys happen these days. But there’s a wrinkle: 63% of prospects requesting information on your business today will not purchase for at least 3 months. Getting plenty of traffic does not automatically equals sales and profits.

Branding Dead? Not in Legal Sector

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Purchasing decisions are made more and more via how search engines and Alexa-type devices operate. After all, brands function to reassure purchasers that they are making the wisest choice. New York marketing professor Scott Galloway claims branding is dead.

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Free PowerPoint templates

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

If you really like the templates you can purchase and download the business pack , which is just over 100 slides, specifically focusing on business diagrams. Here is a pretty cool website that I have been looking at: Slide Hunter , an online collection of free PowerPoint templates.

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Matt Eventoff on BET Radio Talking About Communication Strategy

Matt Eventoff

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5 Reasons Every Speaker Should Write a Book (and How to Write Yours in 90 Days)

Succeed Speaking

[NOTE: This post contains affiliate links to free resources, which means I may be paid a commission if you choose to purchase any products for sale on the external sites.

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American Society of Journalists and Authors

Joan Detz Speaker Services

Day tickets can still be purchased for Saturday and/or Sunday. Reminder: ASJA is holding its annual conference in NYC. www.asja.org.

How Did Josh Shipp Build an Empire of Impact as a Youth Motivational Speaker?

Succeed Speaking

Still, you should obviously do your own due diligence before making a purchase. [leadplayer_vid id=”52CC79F19D169″]. Josh Shipp is a young man who has done remarkable things. In this interview with Jaime Tardy , he shares — very candidly — some of his keys to success as a youth motivational speaker. Want to learn more from Josh?

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What Will You Remember Most?

Successful Speeches Blog

The purchase of your first house? When you look back at 2009, what will you remember most? Will it be an amazing vacation? A mind-numbing move? The birth of your first child? The death of a loved one? The start of a promising relationship? 2009 was a transitional year for me. I moved from my place of birth (Toronto) to the unfamiliar, [.].

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What Will You Remember Most?

Successful Speeches Blog

The purchase of your first house? When you look back at 2009, what will you remember most? Will it be an amazing vacation? A mind-numbing move? The birth of your first child? The death of a loved one? The start of a promising relationship? 2009 was a transitional year for me. I moved from my place of birth (Toronto) to the unfamiliar, [.].

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Present interactively: Your audience expects it!

PowerPoint Tips

was well received and you can now purchase the recording. My training webinar, “ Present interactively—Your audience expects it!&# In fact, the Training Manager of a state teacher’s union hired me to give this webinar, slightly customized, for employees. That too was well received. Learn more about what I covered during the webinar and what participants said

Editorial Types - Time Magazine New Management Has 23 Job Openings

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Therefore, it's a nice holiday gift that the new management at Time , recently purchased by Marc/Lynn Benioff, is hiring. So many media outlets, both with a print legacy and digital natives, are cutting editorial. 

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Ecommerce - Will It Be Derailed by Porch Package Theft?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

When thieves snatch the purchase one's planning could be blown up.   After a few porch thefts, it could be logical to decide: Hey, I will just go to brick and mortar to purchase X or Y. The dark side of human nature, not technology, could derail the potential of ecommerce. 

What does a Trillion Dollars look like?

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

We read, for instance, that the Federal Reserve will purchase securities up to $1.25 Imagine you had to give a presentation on the current economic crisis. trillion this year. How would you convey the scale of this to an audience? One option might be to say that the if these were $100 bills a stack [.].

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HP Laptop - The Universe Was Not Smiling on Me

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

I have low expectations of new purchases. Sometimes the universe will smile on me as when I purchased a new GM car after mine had been stolen. The exception has been the service I purchase from Boxaid.

Using a slide layout template for infinite variations

PowerPoint Tips

You can purchase slide library software, such as slideboxx and others, but you can also keep your best slides in an easily accessible folder on your computer. Once you create a great slide layout for a presentation, you can use that slide over and over by changing the text and the image.

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Microsoft Office Subscriptions - Verify Information Retailers Provide

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The odds were that I would need to purchase another computer. One big issue on my mind was this: Only a few weeks ago I had purchased directly from Microsoft an Office subscription. The next day, I purchased the new PC unloaded.  Orange juice and PCs don't mix well. 

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Your Sales Cycle Has Changed. Have You?

SpeakerSue Says...

“57% of the purchase decision is complete before a customer even calls a supplier.” (CEB). 74% of business buyers say they conduct more than half of their research online before making an offline purchase.”

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Cornelia Guest 1, Homeless Animals (including birds) 1

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That one-time "It" Girl has sold her Long Island estate to purchase a 375-acre animal sanctuary in Ancram, New York. Homeless birds, dogs, horses, and more will have a warm, safe place to bunk and chow, thanks to Cornelia Guest.

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Do you have an “exposure magnet” mindset?

Succeed Speaking

Click the “buy now” button below for instant access: As always, your purchase is 100% guaranteed. Watch the whole video and if you’re not satisfied, just let me know within 30 days of your purchase date and I’ll give you a full refund.

Breaking Comedy’s DNA: Review

Pro Humorist

And at some point I would love to purchase one of Jerry’s Skype comedy coaching sessions. If you’re in the market to purchase a book to learn comedy writing, or stand-up material, you would be wise to purchase this book. I’ve been on author Jerry Corley’s mailing list for a couple of years now. I really enjoy what he has to say. And there’s a lot to be learned, for free, on his blog. He’s always entertaining and insightful.

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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. The CT property tax had been my tipping point on car purchasing

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Learn BBP in Person at Our First Public 1-Day Courses!

Beyond Bullet Points

We’ll notify you when we have tracked enough paid registrations for your complimentary registration; if you have already purchased your registration and you later earn a complimentary registration, we will refund the amount you paid. Announcing – Our First Public BBP 1-Day Courses! Only 14 Days Left for Early Bird Pricing. We hope you can join us Nov. 11 and 12th in Los Angeles for our first BBP 1-Day Courses!

War On Food, Beverages Continues To Accelerate - Maine Wants Ban Of Candy, Soda With Food Stamps

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The latest potential problem is the attempt by Maine to ban using food stamps for purchasing candy and soda. Will ID be required, just as with tobacco, to purchase anything with sugar? The food and beverage industries are facing strengthening headwinds.

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Infographics Help Audiences Visualize Data

Professionally Speaking...

You can purchase an individual slide, an entire presentation or a subscription service. Most presentations are filled with truck loads of data, communicated through slide after slide of mind-numbing bullet points.

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11 Public Speaking Lessons from an Eleven Year Old

Matt Eventoff

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What is a Business Model Canvas?

SlideModel

Testing means that they should really purchase the MVP and that they complete the different sections of the BMC for true validation.

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How to Start a Presentation: 5 Strong Opening Slides and 9 Tricks To Test

SlideModel

billion per year on producing clothes no one will ever purchase”. Knowing how to start a presentation is crucial: if you fail to capture the audience attention right of the bat, your entire presentation will flop. Few listeners will stick with you to the end and retain what you have told.

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