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AC Transit Delivers Meaningful Marketing to Help Current and Future Riders

Content Marketing Today

Bus Shelter Ads Offer Can’t Miss Message that Promotes Use of Rider Friendly Technology. This is targeted, visual content marketing at its best.

How to simplify your presentation without dumbing it down

Speaking about Presenting

One of the hallmarks of a good rider is that their heels are down. Making a presentation simple requires hard thinking. What is simplicity.

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Reflections on Lance Armstrong’s Confession

Manner of Speaking

An awful lot of ink has been spilt over the past few days about Lance Armstrong in the wake of his confession to Oprah Winfrey. How would he handle it?

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Big Apple & New Year's Eve - Choose Between Uber Surge Pricing Or Cost of DUI Lawyer

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" In the Second Circuit is the specific matter if riders have to submit to arbitration for resolving complaints. The case is "Meyer v.

Famous Speech Friday: British Olympic cyclist Nicole Cook's retirement speech

The Eloquent Woman

Because she isn''t Lance Armstrong, you may not have noticed British cyclist Nicole Cook''s retirement speech back in January. Too great for what?

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A lesson from George Hincapie

Speak Schmeak

Never been so scared on the bike as I was today." Yet he still gets scared on the bike. He has good reason to be apprehensive. But George keeps riding.

Are You Storytelling Challenged?

Speak and Deliver

It took a few days, but now Riley is an expert rider, and loves the feeling of the wind blowing through her blonde hair as she zooms down our street."

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Quick takeaways from Presentation Summit 2011–Day 1, Part 2

PowerPoint Tips

She used a Buddhist metaphor of a rider on an elephant. The rider represents the mind and the elephant represents emotions and instinct.

Don't crash and burn

Speak Schmeak

Riders will note how tight the turns are, how bumpy or gravelly the road is, where there might be slippery painted lines on a rainy day.

Don't crash and burn

Speak Schmeak

Riders will note how tight the turns are, how bumpy or gravelly the road is, where there might be slippery painted lines on a rainy day.

Joke Contest — Creative Cures

Humor Power

The cure for young people wearing low-rider pants exposing their underwear: Require all parents to wear low-rider pants exposing their underwear. The challenge for this month’s Joke Contest is Creative Cures. The theme was inspired by Sol Morrison from Santa Barbara, California.

Let go of your ego

Speak Schmeak

How hard do you think it must be to take a back seat to a fellow rider? Take a look at Lance Armstrong , 7-time winner of the Tour de France.

Crashes are part of the race

Speak Schmeak

Sure, I imagine that the riders hope for perfect weather, no illnesses and no crashes, but that never happens. Download audio here. This sucks."

Crashes are part of the race

Speak Schmeak

Sure, I imagine that the riders hope for perfect weather, no illnesses and no crashes, but that never happens. Sicker than a dog now.

"Michelangelos" - Titan Brings Ceiling Ads To MBTA Trains, Buses

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

When stuck on the subway or bus and determined to avoid eye contact with fellow riders, we tend to stay looking up. Yes, we look up.

Cereal Needs Its Cool Factor

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Uber riders' rankings could go up one notch on that 1-to-5 scale if they tip partly in those mini boxes of cereal.  req.).

The Stare: Perception

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 As the NEW YORK POST reports, she perceived fellow rider Heather Burke staring at her.  Jacob allegedly stabbed Burke.

Here’s A Public Agency That Really Understands Content Marketing

Content Marketing Today

Lots of images of happy riders with capsule explanations of their love of AC Transit make an authentic case for their service.

Post-Affluence: Salvation Army vs. Goodwill

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The other riders interrogated her what was the better thrift shop: Salvation Army versus Goodwill. "This top, which still had a Talbot label on it, cost me $1.80 in the Salvation Army." "   That was the talk on the bus today.    She was boasting about her bargains.  "That depends."

"Remember James Tate" - Speakers have a new multi-purpose anecdote

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Currently the state legislature is considering a rider on a bill which would permit Tate to attend the prom. 

Current Speakers and their Books – V: Chip and Dan Heath

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

The first, Made to Stick , took Robert Cialdini’s ideas from his classic book Influence and made them more accessible.

I went for my third bike ride in 13 years today.

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

From the ages of 5 to almost 45, I was an avid bike rider. I went for my third bike ride in 13 years today. Rode spring, summer and fall almost on a daily basis; a one-hour ride was a short ride for me. Published Articles creative writing bike ride cycling

How are your observational skills?

Speak Schmeak

A lot of riders, Bob, are going to have to dig deep today." Clever! I added a new line to my opening monologue. Is there a name for this?

How are your observational skills?

Speak Schmeak

A lot of riders, Bob, are going to have to dig deep today." Clever! I added a new line to my opening monologue. Is there a name for this?

Building the Best Possible "Pay It Forward" Model for Higher Ed Finance

Speaking Of...

The only way to make it financially feasible and prevent it from furthering inequality is to reduce the fraction of free-riders. There are simply too many free-riders in the Pay It Forward model, affecting both its sustainability and creating some really negative consequences for those in the public sector. It''s about time!

Jobsworthy News: Council official to walk along a path that doesn’t exist

Max Atkinson

A council surveyor will have to walk the length of the path, which does not yet exist, and decide if trees might be damaged by cyclists, walkers and horse riders. For sheer entertainment, our local newspaper takes some beating. Fundraising to pay for the path cannot start until planning permission is granted

Top Stories for Wednesday

TJ Walker Interactive

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Occupational Illness — Joke Contest Results

Humor Power

The Occupational Illness contest was popular. It’s time for the results. New Joke Contests are announced mid-month. New Cartoon Caption Contests are announced on the first of each month. Here are this month’s top lines: ** FIRST PLACE **. McDonald’s restaurant manager: Fallen Arches. Carrie Paige. ** THIRD PLACE **.

Rosa Parks: Speak for yourself

The Eloquent Woman

Famous for refusing to give up her seat on the bus in Montgomery, Alabama, for a white rider, Parks often had her story interpreted for her, as Gail Collins notes in America's Women : The legend that built up around the incident.was that Parks, a simple woman exhausted from a hard day at work, took her stand because she was tired.

Contest Results — IQ Pressure Points

Humor Power

It’s time for the results of our July Joke Contest. The theme is “ IQ Pressure Points.” ” Things that raise and lower your IQ. The top lines were selected by our panel of eight judges (speakers and improv players). New Joke Contests are announced at the start of the month. The next contest will be announced on August 1.

Creating Passionate Users: Give users a Hollywood ending

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

Let the other riders burn out. Fine-grained user treats The case for easter eggs and other user treats You ARE a marketer. Deal with it. Hmmmm.