Licensing Associate, San Diego, CA (help wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

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San Diego Mayor Bob Filner Should Not Resign, he should be Run Out of town on a Rail

TJ Walker Interactive

Democratic Mayor of San Diego Bob Filner is an embarrassment. Uncategorized bob filner san diego sexuial harrassemnt therapy if you took the worst parts of Anthony Weiner, Newt Gingrich and Bill Clinton and put them in a centrifuge you would end up with a Bob Filner.

Legal Researcher/Writer, San Diego, CA - Help-Wanted

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

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How Room Design May Affect Your Presentation

Pro Humorist

“…the Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture in San Diego are encouraging interdisciplinary research into how a planned ­environment influences the mind…&# Scientific American Mind, April 09. It’s interesting that research is being done into how the architecture of buildings affects mental ability. I think this research is interesting for those of us who have to make presentations. .

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Free Livestream: NSA Conference

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

I’ve just found out that parts of this years National Speakers Association (NSA) conference in San Diego are being livestreamed for free from Sunday June 29th at 5:00pm through Wednesday July 2nd 5:00pm.

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Worries, e.g. Ebola, Terrorism, Hacking - And, With Cheap Gas We'll Drive Away From It All Labor Day

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

I'm opting for the Pacific Ocean near San Diego, California. There is much to worry about. There always was. As usual, this holiday we will leave that angst to the experts and family and friends addicted to drama. Thanks to cheap gas, we can drive away from it all.

Following up after networking events

Speak Schmeak

In San Diego today and starting early. I hope my workshop is going well! Jane Pollak has a great post on how she follows up after networking events. I especially like how she culls the cards that are not a fit for her instead of hanging onto all of them forever (like I do).

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Where in the U.S. is Nancy Duarte?

Duarte Blog

January 30-31: The Art & Science of Creating Great Presentations | Training 2010 | San Diego, CA. October 8: slide:ology Webcast | via Safari Books Online. November 16: Tools for Visual Storytelling | Web2.0 Expo | New York, NY. October 15-21: Pop!Tech

Interview prep: WMDs in U.S.? Was spokesman being honest or just nervous? You Decide.

Speak to Lead

A posting today on TheBlaze alerted me to this interview from ABC affiliate KGTV in San Diego. In the interview the assistant port director, Al Hallor, indicates that weapons of mass "effect" have been found, although not at the port. Coaching a Client Media Training Question & Answer Techniques Staying in Control media training weapons of mass destruction weapons of mass effect WMDs

Sucide Prevention: Don't Sue

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In 2011, when he put together his expensive gay-parade costume he had been diligent that it did not violate any San Diego laws. Long story short, he filed a lawsuit against the San Diego police five years ago. Will X Walters' lawsuit was not frivolous.

Newspapers - Cuts not over

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The latest with layoffs is the SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE.  While media in general is unfreezing, newspapers still are cutting.    This week it let go about 40 employees, ranging from print news reporters to web people.    Tags: Writing

Shades and Kinds of White

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Chris Perez reports in the New York Post : "[Dae Elliott] A professor at San Diego State University offered extra credit to her students for filling out a 'White Privilege Checklist' - which provided 'examples' of ways people are privileged 'because they are white.'" 

Post-Book Era - Long Form, Substance, Thought Leadership All Back, But Not Necessarily Packaged as Books

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

University of San Diego law professor Orly Lobel focused on the need for inventors to protect their ideas. "Don't cite so many books. People don't read books any more." " Ironically, that's what a medical doctor told me.

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"Here's My Book on That." - Traditional Marketing Tactic Risky in Era of Amazon

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  University of San Diego law professor - Orly Lobel - cemented her space in  the big time after she published "You Don't Own Me."

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A Holiday & Alone - Let's Drop Stigma In America Of Willy Lomans

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

My dog and I are going to San Diego and staring at the ocean. Had America not been a nation of the gregarious, Arthur Miller might never have conjured up the tragedy of a man like Willy Loman.

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Jokes & Copyright Law - Conan O'Brien, et al., Being Sued

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, it's no surprise that San Diego, California, joke writer Robert Kaseberg will have his day in court. One-liners are big business. And they constitute intellectual property.

Tragic Flaws - So?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

About the same time the allegations surfaced about Kozinksik, University of San Diego professor of law - Orly Lobel - published the book "You Don't Own Me: How 'Mattel v.

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Ghostwriting/Speechwriting And Globalization - Don't Hang Out "Off Duty" Sign On Holidays

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So I won't be hightailing it to San Diego, California from Tucson, Arizona to reflect on the dynamics and mysteries of the Pacific Ocean. This Christmas, just like Thanksgiving Day, I am downsizing my plans for celebration.

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Lessons from a drag queen

Speak Schmeak

I saw this in action on Saturday night at Lips drag show in San Diego.

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THE E-MYTH REVISITED – TOP 10 POINTS

Sandra Schrift - Executive Speech Coach

I am told (by the meat eaters) that a Big Mac in San Diego taste like a Big Mac in Las Vegas. Author, Michael Gerber, wrote an important business book in the nineties which still holds truetoday. Here are a summary of the top 10 points. All good tips for any person who is a business owner. It is a fatal assumption that if you understand the technical work of a business- that you understand a business that does technical work. Not so.

If You’re Not the Greatest Singer — Do Comedy

Humor Power

I saw Rudy perform in San Diego 15 years ago. There is a saying in improv, “If you can’t sing…sing loud!” ” In other words, be funny.

Lessons from a drag queen

Speak Schmeak

I saw this in action on Saturday night at Lips drag show in San Diego.

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4-Legged Children - Taiwan Joins the Trend

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This Christmas my dog Lee and I are traveling the six hours to the Pacific Ocean in San Diego, California. Even in Taiwan, Karen Bender reports in The Atlantic, folks are opting for the 4-legged type of children.

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Public Speaking – Yale’s Shapiro Releases Memorable Quotes of 2010

Matt Eventoff

airline passenger John Tyner, remark to Transportation Security Administration worker at San Diego airport, Nov. Fred Shapiro , who serves as Associate Librarian at Yale Law School, has just released his 10 most memorable quotes of 2010, which will be published in the next edition of the Yale Book of Quotations. . While not every person quoted was ultimately successful in the endeavor he or she was pursuing, the statements will now become cemented in history: 1.

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Are you encouraging or discouraging your audience?

Speak Schmeak

In a study at UC San Diego, researchers Kari A. Wasilenko, James A. Kulik, and Rebekah A. Wanic assigned 45 female undergraduates to exercise next to either a fit peer, an unfit peer or no one (the control group).

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Women's March Signs Classified as "Protest Art" - But Law Usually Has Last Word

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" A participant in a San Diego Gay Pride - Will Walters - was nailed by the police because they contended his leather outfit provided too much exposure. Museums and libraries are classifying signs from the Women Marches around the world as "protest art."

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Over-60, Maybe Still Working - But Can't Afford NY Metro or CA Any More

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Yes, they are making ends meet now in places like Brooklyn, NY and San Diego, CA. In The Atlantic , Alan Semuels presents the plight of the aging who are experiencing downward mobility. Many are near-poor.

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PowerPoint Tip: Top Ideas from PowerPoint Live

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

The next conference is Oct 17-20, 2010 in San Diego. I look forward to seeing many more of you next year in San Diego I’m back from PowerPoint Live and today’s tip is about the top ideas I learned while at the conference. First off, the conference is changing its name. It is now known as The Presentation Summit, reflecting the evolution of the content beyond just software features to many other techniques and ideas that presentation professionals need to know about.

3 Presentation Lessons from Comic-Con 2012

Duarte Blog

So, when my fellow content developer, the extraordinary Doug Neff , invited a few of us down to San Diego for the event , I went mainly for the others in the group who were definitely big fans. First of all, let me come clean. I am not a fanboy of any kind.

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What America Reads…

Matt Eventoff

16 – San Francisco Chronicle 312,118 354,752. 25 – The San Diego Union-Tribune 261,253 330,848. 31 – San Jose Mercury News 227,119 244,661. 40 – San Antonio Express News 192,930 303,737.

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How Room Design May Affect Your Presentation

Pro Humorist

“…the Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture in San Diego are encouraging interdisciplinary research into how a planned ­environment influences the mind…&# Scientific American Mind, April 09. It’s interesting that research is being done into how the architecture of buildings affects mental ability. I think this research is interesting for those of us who have to make presentations. .

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How Room Design May Affect Your Presentation

Pro Humorist

“…the Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture in San Diego are encouraging interdisciplinary research into how a planned ­environment influences the mind…&# Scientific American Mind, April 09. It’s interesting that research is being done into how the architecture of buildings affects mental ability. I think this research is interesting for those of us who have to make presentations. .

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Who's the boss? You are!

Speak Schmeak

I just got back from a fabulous quickie trip to San Diego where I delivered a training at a gorgeous resort to a group of fun and willing participants (welcome, ECGMC blog visitors!).

2008 130

Commencement Speeches

Speaking Of...

San Diego State University is not only large, but is also known for its location close to the coast, sunny weather, and its laid back lifestyle.

Presentation Tip: Ideas from the 2013 Presentation Summit

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

If you want to learn more about the conference and join us next year in San Diego, check out www.PresentationSummit.com.

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Why you should attend PowerPoint Live

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

Coming up September 21-24 in San Diego is the only user’s conference for PowerPoint, called PowerPoint Live. I’ll be speaking on the Wednesday morning on how you need to design presentations differently when delivering them over the web instead of in person. I wanted to spend a few moments today explaining why I think you, or someone from your organization, should seriously consider attending this meeting.

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How to give a killer presentation: My #AF4Q session notes

The Eloquent Woman

Those were my shorthand, colorful ways of describing what you should put in--and leave out--of a "killer presentation," for the national meeting of Aligning Forces for Quality (#AF4Q), a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, in San Diego last week. Slam the door.

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Famous Speech Friday: Elyn Saks on her schizophrenia "Please do send flowers"

The Eloquent Woman

She now has two studies going, one in Los Angeles and another in San Diego, tracking the routines and treatment decisions of these extraordinary people. Elyn Saks had a family, a successful career as a University of Southern California law professor, and a secret: She's a schizophrenic. And while her condition is well-managed with a combination of psychotherapy and medication, she wanted to let the secret out, against the advice of her family, friends and colleagues.

Important stories I’m reading now

TJ Walker Interactive

That charge has been leveled by conservative groups this after new revelations emerged about New York mayoral candidate Weiner’s “sexting” activity and San Diego mayor Filner’s sexual harassment charges. J ohn Boehner Thinks Steve King Is A Wacko You’ll recall that Iowa Republican Steve King made some remarkably bigoted comments about the children of undocumented immigrants the other day — essentially that most of them are drug mules.

Are You an iPad Speaker? Here are the apps you need.

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

  Not every conference is ready for them – I just spoke at the PCMA conference in San Diego, and the organizers there wanted a DVD for my video clips (or embedded Power Point).  A number of readers have asked me to talk about iPad/iPhone apps for speakers, especially since I recommended giving that special speaker in your life an iPad as a present this holiday season.    So here goes – the iPad and its apps for speakers.

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