Obama’s Name Misspelled On Sample Ballots In Oneida County, New York – Huffpo

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized ballots county in misspelled name new obama's on oneida Politics sample york

Are your speechwriting samples good enough?

Joan Detz Speaker Services

If you needed to show samples of your speechwriting work, would those samples be good enough to attract great clients? Or would it take you a few days - maybe even longer - to get your speechwriting samples in order?). Perhaps more critical: Would your portfolio be ready to show on a moment’s notice? (Or

Live-Tweeting CNN Dem Debate - Were We Dealing With Misleading Samples?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It wasn't until late this afternoon that I got it that I might be dealing with misleading samples of tweets. Last night many of us live-tweeting the CNN Dem presidential-candidates' debate might have felt mighty smug.

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Sample Agreement Documents

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

MY PROFILE EVENTS INSIDE NSA TOOLS MEMBER SERVICES CHAPTERS/GROUPS PUBLICATIONS BLOGS Related Topics CSP Application NSA Logos Request Form Sample Agreement Documents Sample Business Documents Sample Speaker Agreement Documents Writing an effective speaking agreement that fits the needs of both parties is a tricky process, but MyNSA has attempted to make this process as painless as possible.

They Want You to Produce Sample Content - They Should Share Risk

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Increasingly, organizations are demanding applicants for jobs and contract assignments create a sample of what would be done on the job. Reasonable request, usually. Some, though, verge on the bizarre. One brandname media outlet had a three-hour test. There was no compensation.

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The Silent Killer…(aka “Death by Meeting”)

Matt Eventoff

Communication Tips & Strategy Corporate Communication Uncategorized business meetings effective meetings how to run a meeting meeting agenda meeting agenda sample meeting beast meeting communication meeting format successful meeting usa today Portions originally in USA Today. “If you had to identify, in one word, the reason why the human race has not achieved, and never will achieve, its full potential, that word would be ‘meetings.” ” – Dave Barry.

Everything You Wanted to Know About Freelance Writing – Chapter 12: Sample Query Letters

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Blog post includes several sample query letters. When it comes to writing query letters, your goal is to: capture the editor’s attention and demonstrate your ability to write. introduce the editor to a central idea, person, place, concept, or situation. demonstrate that the topic is of interest to the publication’s readers. demonstrate that you are the writer for the job.

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Chapter 13: More Sample Query Letters (from Everything You Wanted To Know About Freelance Writing)

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

From Everything You Wanted to Know About Freelance Writing: Chapter 13: More Sample Query Letters. Read all excerpts from the book here * Chapter 13: More Sample Query Letters Query that worked The query letter below was written by prolific freelance writer and writing instructor Paul McLaughlin (www.paulmclaughlin.ca) and was submitted to Saturday Night magazine.

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Ch 35: Sample Pitch Letters (Everything You Wanted To Know About Freelance Writing)

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Chapter 35: Sample Pitch Letters - After all that work—determining sectors you want to target, finding companies within sectors, sourcing contacts within companies, and scheduling when to send out pitches—you want your pitches to be excellent. What do you say in your pitch letters? Following the format in the previous chapter should help you organize your thoughts, but don’t feel you have to slavishly follow my format. Develop your own style.

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Sample of GoView Demonstration of SnagIT

PPT - Powerful Presentation Techniques

The Password is thewebchef.

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Help I Have to Give a Speech! DVD sample from THE Executive Speech Coach

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

How do you like this sample?   Secret Weapon Bob Chesney of Chesney Communications has been working on amazing new video clips to promote some of my best selling Presentation Skills Training DVDs. Bob helped me create these as well. Bob has also helped me prepare new video clips for my virtual office. Stay tuned for more online training programs from Patricia Fripp.   Tags: On Marketing Public Speaking & Presentations

Nonverbal Communication

The Communication Blog

The website has links to the Preface, the TOC, and a sample chapter--I chose the chapter on temporal communication--Time Messages. This sample chapter is open access and so students as well as instructors can use it. Kendall-Hunt has put up a website for my The Nonverbal Communication Book. www.KendallHunt.com/devito ). It''s a really very different nonverbal communication textbook and that''s why I wanted the chapter made available online.

New evidence that bullet-points don’t work

Speaking about Presenting

Here are samples of the slides used: A. At last, we have some scientifically rigorous evidence to show that slides full of bullet-points don’t work. The research is the work of Chris Atherton , a cognitive psychologist.

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How clearly do you speak? Try this one insightful public speaking test:

More than PowerPoint...

Then, upload your one-minute video sample to YouTube. Within a few moments of uploading your video, YouTube will automatically generate closed captioning (CC) for your one-minute vocal sample. Sample script: Hi.

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The 8th annual Outstanding Presentations Workshop is free this year

PowerPoint Tips

eSlide’s “In-&-Outbox”: Professional Presentation Design Before and After Samples. The 8th annual Outstanding Presentations Workshop is free this year. We have an expert group of 6 speakers.

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$100 off PowerPoint design service -- two weeks left!

Speak Schmeak

Check out some samples of my work here. Just a quick reminder that you still have two weeks to take advantage of my August PowerPoint design special : Take $100 off my regular rate! Read about my service here. Book me now -- time's running out! Specials and Sales

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$100 off PowerPoint design service -- two weeks left!

Speak Schmeak

Check out some samples of my work here. Just a quick reminder that you still have two weeks to take advantage of my August PowerPoint design special : Take $100 off my regular rate! Read about my service here. Book me now -- time's running out!

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What Pro Comedy Writers Are Doing That You’re Not

Pro Humorist

I’ve procrastinated on my own writing samples long enough. What follows is a list of writing samples that the average U.S. Other than working and getting paid, I mean. Here in the U.S. comedy writers are expected to have certain calling cards in order to get work or get an agent, which don’t always go hand in hand. Admittedly it has been tough having a kid, and working a day job whilst trying to leave that day job for something less soul destroying.

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Is Your Speech Any Good?

Successful Speeches Blog

On my most recent trip to Whole Foods, I came face to face with a huge display of free, organic orange samples. I used the tongs on the display to get a piece of orange and bit into it. It was the sweetest orange I had ever tasted. It was so good I couldn’t help [.].

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Is Your Speech Any Good?

Successful Speeches Blog

On my most recent trip to Whole Foods, I came face to face with a huge display of free, organic orange samples. I used the tongs on the display to get a piece of orange and bit into it. It was the sweetest orange I had ever tasted. It was so good I couldn’t help [.].

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Presentation Lessons from a Cooking Demonstration

Professionally Speaking...

Give Samples :: Of course the cooking demo lends itself to handing out samples of the food that's being prepared. You may think that, as business presenters, we don't usually have cool samples to give out.

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Late Night Comedy Writing Packet

Pro Humorist

I finished it back in November, and now have a potential sample that I can tweak if I decide to look for Late Night writing jobs. I’m glad I went through the process and have another writing sample for my portfolio (in addition to a short film and an original sitcom pilot I wrote earlier this year). Well, I finally finished putting together my generic Late Night Comedy Writing packet.

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Cryptocurrency Assignments - Search Beyond U.S.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

However, they generate samples for your portfolio. That's how I built a portfolio of samples for clients based in China. The way "in" for a field or a niche is usually to do assignments or even full-time jobs for a low fee.

Teaser video for Confessions book – Now up!

Speaker Confessions

This also appears on the amazon.com page along with the sample chapters. The first in a series of videos O’Reilly Media has made for the book is up.

Global Ignite Week!

Dahle Communication

However, here is just a sample of one of them from a friend of mine Corey Heidelberger who writes what seems to be a master's thesis each week at his blog,  Madville Times. This week is Global Ignite Week around the globe.

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Free Query Letter webinar on YouTube

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Contains sample query letters and other information you should know before you pitch your article idea to newspaper or magazine editors. Free Query Letter (selling article ideas to editors) webinar on YouTube: [link]. Based on the books Everything You Wanted to Know About Freelance Writing and Business of Freelance Writing – www.paullima.com/books

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Clowns.com, Elmont, NY - Is It Clowing Around in Craigslist Help-Wanted?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It then specifies that, as part of the application, at least two  sample articles must be submitted. On today's Craigslist, Clowns.com, Elmont, New York, starts out with the standard verbiage for a help-wanted for creating content. Here is the ad.

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Vanity Fair Lays Off Six, Following Cutting 15 Last February

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In more ads there is the requirement that the applicant do unpaid work as a "sample."   Writers ask me if they should go along with preparing a sample. Will the paywall it erected trigger many more layoffs at Vanity Fair? Only time will tell.

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Books - That's What Clients Want, Or, More Accurately, Need

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The answer is simple: Have samples of books you have ghostwritten. How to get those samples is to volunteer your services to strategically plan and ghostwrite a few e-books that can be published on a computer.

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Confessions: sneak preview now online!

Speaker Confessions

You can now read sample chapters from the book, Confessions of a Public Speaker. Head over to the amazon.com listing for the book and you’ll see a link at the top of the page.

Quick Tips to Kick-Out Boring Bullet Points

SlideModel

The following sample shows another way to represent the original bullet list. In the sample below you can see how we have converted a traditional bullet list into a new slide with three components. If needed, additional lines to divide the cells can be added to the slide, however in cases like the sample below the lines and way shapes are organized is implicit as the padding and space between cells help to achieve a visual separation of the text.

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2 ways to save time and effort by setting default shape formats in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

Remember that themes don’t have any objects in them, unlike templates, which can have sample slides, logos, images, etc. I rarely use shapes with outlines. So every time I insert a shape, I click the Format tab, choose Shape Outline, then No Outline. Wait, why am I doing that?

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The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

A sample from Lakoff: ".women I read a lot about women and public speaking, and post my finds first on The Eloquent Woman on Facebook. But I always collect them here for you on Mondays as well.

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TruConversion - It's Really Trying to Pull This (the business of Congress to investigate)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And, after you navigate through all that, you are encouraged to create an original 500-word writing sample on an aspect of marketing. No, producing an unpaid sample of what you might be able to do for an employer or client is not unethical all the time.

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Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur: How to publish a book

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

There are plenty of links to online resources, including tons of free information on the book site itself ([link] such as Microsoft Word templates, sample contracts and external links (there are over 350 hyperlinks in the book).

5 public speaking lessons from a Vitamix demo

Speak Schmeak

And, on top of that, he used vegetable broth in the soup and soy milk in the smoothie, so even vegans and vegetarians (like me and my husband, who are clearly a target market), could taste all the samples. And all of this while having a casual conversation and making smoothie and soup samples.

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5 public speaking lessons from a Vitamix demo

Speak Schmeak

And, on top of that, he used vegetable broth in the soup and soy milk in the smoothie, so even vegans and vegetarians (like me and my husband, who are clearly a target market), could taste all the samples. And all of this while having a casual conversation and making smoothie and soup samples.

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Functions of Smell

The Communication Blog

In the current issue of Wired (May 2014) there’s a brief article on Menssana Research and their efforts to detect sickness from breath samples. According to their website, they do NOT provide diagnostic tests for disease but instead a breath test to tell you if you don’t need to get more tests. So, for example, in the case of a lung cancer test, if the breath test is negative, the person need not go for additional tests.

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New ebook! 101 Advanced Techniques Every PowerPoint User Should Know

PowerPoint Tips

Here’s a sample of the new techniques: Save a presentation to a DVD. 101 Advanced Techniques Every PowerPoint User Should Know.

For impact: It’s diacope baby, diacope”

The Presenter's Blog

Here are a few possible A-A-B-A business samples, this time playing with the theme of “strength”: “Strength, strength, industrial strength.”. by Peter Watts. Oh dear.

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