Apple’s HTML5 Showcase

Thoughts On Presenting And Design

via apple.com. I'm sure you've heard the debate surrounding Flash and the future of the plugin-hobbled web.

A Neighborhood Which Showcased Assimilation - Now, Pittsburgh's Squirrel Hill Seems Template for Hate

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The world knows and weeps: The Tree of Life Synagogue in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania has become a crime scene. Suspect in custody Robert Bowers allegedly killed 11 and wounded six others. Here are more details from the media.

'Tis Season to Showcase Work Ethic, Close on New Business

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  We can gain an edge by showcasing our work ethic instead of totally giving in to fun. Landing more work or better work is the best gift we can give to ourselves during this 2016 holiday season. "Will you be traveling this holiday?"

Accelerate 2016 Business Growth Summit & Showcase

Speaker Launcher

The post Accelerate 2016 Business Growth Summit & Showcase appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Do you know EXACTLY what to do to make 2016 wildly successful? Join us on January 29th and 30th in Dallas, Texas for a one-of-a-kind conference that will give you everything you need to catapult your speaking business in just two days! You’ll get: Tools (that top speakers use) to grow your business quickly. Insider […].

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The Ultimate Ugly Showcase of Current Government Websites

Thoughts On Presenting And Design

United States. After looking at USA’s Drupal powered Whitehouse website, their actual government website is a huge letdown , it uses dated HTML and awful header graphics. via noupe.com. Haven seen the gallery of government web sites from around the world (link above), I must agree.

Guest Posting: Flying Lessons, First Hand by Rod Thorn

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Business Communication Speech Showcase Speechwriting keynote This is the keynote address by Rod Thorn, Communication Executive, PepsiCo that was delivered at the Ragan Speechwriters and Executive Communicators Conference, George Washington University, Washington, D.C. on March 10, 2015.

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Marks & Spencer: Showcase the crown jewels

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Students of marketing should feature British retailer Marks & Spencer's two new product lines as case studies of introductions which are perfectly timed.    The holidays are coming, after all.    With the worldwide recession lifting just a bit, there is pent-up demand for affordable luxuries.    In addition, after such darkness, we women and gay lovers want to provide that special man with something very special.

European Commission Speech: A Showcase in Structure, Language

OnSpeechwriting

I was talking with a friend about the state of international speeches the other day and he said that, in his opinion, most international speeches are missing some of the same attributes of those given in the U.S.: quotes, anecdotes, statistics. Those little things that often give a speech life.

Allison Massari wins major National Speakers Association contest

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Public Speaking Speech Showcase National Speakers AssociationA panel of distinguished judges at the National Speakers Association Annual Convention selected Allison Massari as the winner of the ‘So You Think You Can Speak’ competition late Sunday. Allison, a 2010 NSA Northern California Pro-Track graduate, had made it to the final group of six contestants after being selected by the Northern California [.].

Andy Bechtolsheim: on innovation for start-ups

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Speech Showcase Technology Andy Bechtolsheim ANZA Technology Network Innovation Sun MicrosystemsSun Microsystems co-founder Andy Bechtolsheim kicked off the 2011 Gateway to the US program jointly hosted by ANZA Technology Network and CCICE at the Computer History Museum in Mt. His keynote reviewed the challenges and opportunities start-ups face in contrast to established companies. He claims that the current uncertainties in the world economy favor [.].

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Toastmaster Time TV Speech: A Tale of Two Cities

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Public Speaking Speech Showcase Crewe London Paris television ToastmastersEarlier this month I spent an evening in the Palo Alto Community TV studios being filmed for the monthly Toastmaster Time TV production. This long-running show features speeches by members of different San Francisco Bay Area Toastmasters clubs. Archived speeches go back to 1997. Delivering a speech in a TV studio I’d given my speech, [.].

Cicero Speechwriting Award Winner: Choosing the Gun, General Peter van Uhm

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Speech Showcase Speechwriting Uncategorized guns non-violence NRACongratulations to Annelies Breedveld for winning the 2012 Cicero Speechwriting Award with her wonderfully crafted speech for General Peter van Uhm, Chief of Defense for The Netherlands “Choosing the Gun” “I do not stand here today to tell you about the glory of weapons. I do not like guns, and once you have been under [.].

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Video: NSA/NC May Meeting

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

The Professional Edge showcase of professional speakers from across Northern California. Tags: Business Communication Public Speaking Speech Showcase National Speakers Association YouTube Nearly 300 members and guests of NSA/NC spent Saturday May 1 at the Achieve! I took to the podium with Jim Carrillo to demonstrate how easy it is to create a video on YouTube in under 10 minutes. I then asked people to share their [.].

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Meryl Streep: Barnard Commencement Speech

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Public Speaking Speech Showcase Barnard Meryl Streep

West Wing Writers’ dour Scottish client

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Cultural Differences Public Speaking Speech Showcase Speechwriting Gordon Brown West Wing Writers

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West Wing Writers’ dour Scottish client

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Cultural Differences Public Speaking Speech Showcase Speechwriting Gordon Brown West Wing Writers

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Riveting analysis of Steve Ballmer speech

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Business Communication Public Speaking Speech Showcase Speechwriting nancy duarte steve ballmer

Riveting analysis of Steve Ballmer speech

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Business Communication Public Speaking Speech Showcase Speechwriting nancy duarte steve ballmer

Riveting analysis of Steve Ballmer speech

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Business Communication Public Speaking Speech Showcase Speechwriting nancy duarte steve ballmer

West Wing Writers’ dour Scottish client

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Cultural Differences Public Speaking Speech Showcase Speechwriting Gordon Brown West Wing Writers

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Interview: Christine Robinson, Winning Toastmaster – Part 1

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Podcasts Public Speaking Speech Showcase speech contest Toastmasters

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Interview: Christine Robinson, Winning Toastmaster – Part 2

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Podcasts Public Speaking Speech Showcase Speech championship Toastmasters

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Annual Reports: A competitive differentiator

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

While some elect to publish the minimum information required by law, others see their Annual Report as an opportunity to showcase the achievements of the past year to current and potential investors; press and analysts; customers and partners. Annual Reports are required of all public companies.

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Celebrating Voices of Leadership with The Bright Side of Life

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Over 30 speakers competed in a showcase where they gave three-minute speeches that were evaluated in terms of presentation skills, message content, personal appearance and stage presence.

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People Make A Difference: Danny Brassell interview

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

I was interviewed earlier today on the “People Make a Difference” show hosted by Danny Brassell from California State University, Dominguez Hills that showcases the positive contributions of people in various communities. I met Danny in late 2011 at a National Speakers Northern California Chapter event and he invited to be a guest on [.]. Business Communication Speechwriting CSU Dominguez Hills danny brassell PMAD

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Presentation: Slide Design for the Artistically Challenged

PowerPoint Tips

I’m pleased to report that my presentation, partnered with PresentationXpert , has been published on SlideRocket, in their Presentations and Webinars Showcase.

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Video: Practical Social Networking - LinkedIn and Facebook

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

While the rest of America celebrated the end of summer with the traditional Labor Day Holiday, Jim Carrillo and I spent a fun morning creating some ‘teaser’ videos on YouTube to showcase our Practical Social Networking webinar series. Each video offers a brief introduction to the full one-hour free webinar. This Wednesday we’ll be giving practical [.].

Video: Practical Social Networking - LinkedIn and Facebook

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

While the rest of America celebrated the end of summer with the traditional Labor Day Holiday, Jim Carrillo and I spent a fun morning creating some ‘teaser’ videos on YouTube to showcase our Practical Social Networking webinar series. Each video offers a brief introduction to the full one-hour free webinar. This Wednesday we’ll be giving practical [.].

5 simple rules for creating world-changing presentations

PowerPoint Tips

At the same time, the video is a showcase of what you can do in PowerPoint 2010. Watch this video by Nancy Duarte on her company’s 5 simple rules for creating world-changing presentations. Who said PowerPoint has to be boring?

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How to Write an Effective Quarterly Business Review

SlideModel

It will not add value to your client’s business, nor will it help you showcase your services in a better light. While showcasing the QBR, it is important to present the KPIs that make the most sense, while making sure you add your own unique punch to it.

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The secrets of successful seminars

Inter-Activ Presenting and Influencing

They are a great way to strengthen relationships with existing clients and showcase your expertise to new ones. Seminars are a powerful business building strategy when done right. If done well you can also create an environment where existing happy customers “sell” your services to prospective customers naturally and unobtrusively. Recently I was privileged to [.] The secrets of successful seminars is a post from: Inter-Activ Presenting and Influencing.

Power & Over-Exposure - What's Next

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Allegedly, former "Today" czar Matt Lauer dropped his pants and showcased his private parts. Already it's happening that females with some kind of power showcase their flat stomachs.

Video: Practical Social Networking - LinkedIn and Facebook

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

While the rest of America celebrated the end of summer with the traditional Labor Day Holiday, Jim Carrillo and I spent a fun morning creating some ‘teaser’ videos on YouTube to showcase our Practical Social Networking webinar series. Each video offers a brief introduction to the full one-hour free webinar. This Wednesday we’ll be giving practical [.].

Stellar Presentation Slides

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Thanks to Antoni for showcasing this excellent presentation on advertising from The Economist of Nov 22, 2008 ‘Managing in the Downturn’ As stunning as the graphics are, the conclusion (slides 56/57) is worth repeating: There’s never been a better time to steal market share than in a downturn.Advertise consistently and intelligently, speak to the right people, [.].

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Ingite comes to South Dakota

Dahle Communication

Second, this will allow smaller towns like Brookings, SD to showcase some of their talent when they might not have otherwise had that opportunity. Last month Brett Duncan over at Marketing In Progress reminded me of an event that I had found earlier , Ignite.

Karen Jacobsen: The GPS Girl

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Her speaker demo reel shows some of what we enjoyed: Directions for Speaker Success Following this showcase presentation, Karen shifted gears (so to speak) and shared her insights into success in the speaking business.

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Monica Lewinsky = Donald Trump's Best Weapon Against Clinton Inc.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 It showcases Clinton Inc. Monica Lewinsky was a chubby, unsophisticated about power young girl. Bill Clinton's crime against her was not so much a sexual one. It was emotional. A political player like himself could read her heart. He should have just left her alone.

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Seth Sutherland - Suicide as Theatre

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In Florida, high school student Seth Sutherland showcased his suicide. It was during a planned fire drill that he publicly ended his life with a gun.    That drama could be what finally gave his life the meaning he needed.

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How to Create a Great Investor Pitch Deck and Close the Deal

SlideModel

” A pitch deck is a PowerPoint presentation and it’s intended to showcase your company’s product, opportunity, team to potential investors. Slide 4 – Showcase Your Product (Demo Time). Slide 4 – Showcase Your Product (Demo Time). Investors will want to know you have carefully planned for growth and the best way to showcase this is to show more than just general market size.

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We Know What This Could Mean: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Falls in Her Office

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Just a bit over a week ago our kids and animal companions were showcasing their Ruth Bader Ginsburg Halloween costumes.    Today, there's an earthquake of angst among progressives. In her office, as The Wall Street Journal reports, that U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) justice fell.

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Dick Wolf's "FBI" Getting Its Footing

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In last night's episode on CBS, "FBI" began to showcase Dick Wolf's old magic. There was none of the tricky kind of shocking opening. The first episode featured a whole bunch of people falling dead after consuming poisoned salad. Instead, there was a mild scene of a U.S.

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Free PowerPoint alternatives – Canva

PowerPoint Tips

So, Use visuals instead of text, when you need text, don’t write long paragraphs, and use graphs and charts instead of words to showcase statistics. This is a guest blog post by Kavita Paliwal. Kavita is Outreach Specialist of Content writer at Canva.

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The Self Promoting Author

Great Public Speaking

Authors can Build a website Start a blog Establish a following on social networking sites Participate in forums Create a book trailer for YouTube Start public speaking All of the above steps allow writers to share and showcase their work. The Internet has completely changed the marketing world for authors. Now writers have a wide range of options when they want to bring attention to themselves on the Internet.