Washington Post reportedly considering adding a paywall in 2013

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For Wed.: Newsletter, & workshop discount for subscribers

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March on Washington notebook: What I noticed

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But this week, the march of marches returned, marking the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and the Rev. If you found this post useful, please subscribe or make a one-time donation to help support the thousands of hours that go into researching and curating this content for you.

Famous Speech Friday: Josephine Baker at the March on Washington

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I'd heard for many years that no women speakers were included at the March on Washington in 1963, the event that concluded with Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech.

Famous Speech Friday: Essie Washington-Williams: "I feel completely free"

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But when Essie Washington-Williams stepped to the microphone to say that she was the daughter of a black domestic worker and U.S. I am Essie Mae Washington-Williams, and at last, I feel completely free."

Be The Eloquent Woman: Workshops in Washington and Oxford

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I''m excited to be launching a new workshop, Be The Eloquent Woman , in two locations: Washington, DC and Oxford, UK. If you''re a subscriber to my free monthly newsletter, you have access to a discount code that will save you $50 on the registration. The day-long workshop is designed to help women executives and politicians to improve their public speaking, using smart strategies that build on the information you get right here on the blog.

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Famous Speech Friday: Kerry Washington on the risk of public speaking

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No one who watches her intrigues in Scandal would be surprised to hear that actress Kerry Washington gave a speech about a speech she didn''t give. In Washington''s case, it wasn''t just a speaking gig, it was the chance to speak at TEDxWomen.

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It Makes You Wonder (Again)

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6.29.2009 It Makes You Wonder (Again) Thanks to the medias reminder, lets add still Senator and still married David Vitter, an acknowledged client of a Washington madam, to our list of relationship hypocrites. Categories: David Vitter , relationship hypocrisy , Same-sex relationships 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Loading.

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“You know, comedy's hard. With drama, you have a responsibility to.

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the price of not being there

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Sunday, July 12, 2009 The Price of Not Being There In last weeks Washington Post Sports section , Amy Shipley recounts swimmer Katie Hoffs surprisingly disappointing race, "more than 10 seconds off her personal best."

conference call 911

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Thursday, May 28, 2009 Conference Call 911 Yesterday I gave a presentation to the Washington Area Legal Recruitment Administrators Association. View my complete profile Subscribe To Posts Atom Posts Comments Atom Comments

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How to be a Profitable Thought Leader with Mary Ellen Slayter

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Mary Ellen is the CEO of Rep Cap as well as the publisher of Managing Editor magazine, which she launched after working as a journalist at The Washington Post and SmartBrief. Want to hear more episodes of the Wealthy Speaker podcast or subscribe so you never miss an interview?

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Joke Contest Results — State Slogans

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Our State Slogans theme was inspired by long-time subscriber and funny guy Sol Morrison, Santa Barbara, California. Terry Wall, Washington Township, New Jersey. ** SECOND PLACE **. Washington: Like rain? Washington DC: Big Spy Country. Washington State: George is On My Mind. Washington DC: Land of 10,000 Mistakes. Washington DC: Grid and Bear It. Washington DC: Don’t Make a Federal Case Out of it.

New York Times Q1 Loss = $14 Million - Sees survival in digital-only subscriptions

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During that quarter, it added 67,000 new digital-only subscribers. Jeff Bezos, head of Amazon, took over The Washington Post. New York Times Inc. is betting on digital-only subscriptions for its iconic newspaper. That has been the one bright spot in Q1. However, simultaneously advertising was down 7%. The net loss was $14 million. Here is the coverage from The New York Times. The question remains if this entity can survive. It has shuttered its Paris operation, eliminating 70 jobs.

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Contest Results: Official Book/Movie/Song

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Our subscribers submitted the Official Books, Movies, and Songs for the different states. Terry Wall, Washington Township, New Jersey. ** THIRD PLACE **. Washington: Singing in the Rain. It’s time for the results of the Official State Book/Movie/Song contest. The top lines are listed below. New joke contests are announced on the first of the month. Not REAL ones. Just ones they came up with using their creativity. The next contest is November 1, 2014.

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On MLK Day: Put yourself in the shoes of a famous speaker

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It's not often that you can put yourself in the shoes of a famous speaker, but you can come close if you visit Washington, DC's Lincoln Memorial on the National Mall. Subscribers also get a 25 percent discount when they register for our next Good On Your Feet!

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The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

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About the quote: This one is on the World War II memorial here in Washington, DC, honoring women who served in all capacities. Fans of The Eloquent Woman on Facebook see links to good reads, resources and ideas from other sources there, in addition to posts from the blog.

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Get 'Good On Your Feet' as a speaker in our March 2-3 workshop

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workshop on dynamic public speaking and presentation skills, March 2 and 3 in Washington, DC. Subscribers to our newsletters get a 25 percent discount on registration. Use the links below to subscribe, then reserve your place in the next Good On Your Feet!

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MLK memorial dedication salutes women ignored in civil rights era

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has opened on the National Mall here in Washington, DC. Most people familiar with King's famous "I Have a Dream" speech, which culminated a march on Washington and a rally at the Lincoln Memorial don't realize that women were kept off the program on that historic day.

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The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

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About the quote: Kerry Washington puts her finger on why women turn down speaking opportunities. If you found this post useful, please subscribe or make a one-time donation to help support the thousands of hours that go into researching and curating this content for you.

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The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

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It comes out on Tuesday, so today's a good day to subscribe. I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January.

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"I Have a Dream" speechwriter shares tales of famous speech

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Go here to subscribe to Step Up Your Speaking, my free email newsletter that looks at a different speaking topic in depth each month.then become a fan of The Eloquent Woman on Facebook and join the conversation with thousands of other women (and men) about public speaking skills and confidence.

Stephen Fry muses on our language use [video]

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Learn how to be a dynamic speaker in my next two-day workshop, Good on Your Feet: A dynamic speaking skills workshop , November 3 and 4 in Washington, DC. Eloquence, at its core, is about language and how it's used to persuade, warn or move audiences.

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Workplace public speaking: Are your messages being heard?

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Go here to subscribe to Step Up Your Speaking, my free email newsletter that looks at a different speaking topic in depth each month.then become a fan of The Eloquent Woman on Facebook and join the conversation with thousands of other women (and men) about public speaking skills and confidence.

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Davos forum to set quota for women at meeting

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Go here to subscribe to Step Up Your Speaking, my free email newsletter that looks at a different speaking topic in depth each month.then become a fan of The Eloquent Woman on Facebook and join the conversation with thousands of other women (and men) about public speaking skills and confidence.

The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

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The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

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Parading women speakers: A century ago, in 1913, women clogged the streets of Washington, DC, to protest the lack of votes for women. Are you a fan of The Eloquent Woman on Facebook ?

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The Letter Was Sent.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That has provided a public service to those who find themselves financially overwhelmed subscribing to the growing number of media outlets with paywalls. The probability is high we never again expected much from Washington D.C.

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A #publicspeaking first: Congresswoman gives speech made of tweets

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Now I want to bring it to the floor of Congress to let Washington know exactly how you feel. Representative Maxine Waters, who represents California's 35th District, last week delivered a first-of-its-kind speech on the floor of the House of Representatives.

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Famous Speech Friday: Jeannette Rankin's "I cannot vote for war"

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She returned to Washington the next morning, determined to oppose U.S. Rankin is pictured speaking on April 2, 1917--four days before Congress declared war on Germany--from the balcony of the Washington, DC, building that housed that National American Woman Suffrage Association.

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Speaking science: Do women cry more for a biological reason?

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Go here to subscribe to Step Up Your Speaking, my free email newsletter that looks at a different speaking topic in depth each month.then become a fan of The Eloquent Woman on Facebook and join the conversation with thousands of other women (and men) about public speaking skills and confidence.

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Better than "needs no introduction:" Memphis student introduces Obama in wry style

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Washington high school in Memphis--the lucky school that won the competition to have President Obama speak at its graduation--schools us all in introducing a famous speaker, with an intro that was short, wryly funny and wise beyond his years.

4 great speaking resources you've never heard of

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Meryl Streep on Margaret Thatcher and public speaking

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The story also notes that Streep is active in the campaign to build a National Women's History Museum in Washington and shows her at a fundraiser quoting Thatcher: "If you want something spoken about, ask a man.

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Timeless Before Timely

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Speechwriters and coaches: Up your game when working with experts and scientists

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Be an Expert on Working with Experts is a popular workshop I'm offering on February 1, 2012 in Washington, DC. Speechwriters and speaking coaches spend plenty of time with smart folks--policy wonks, subject-matter experts, scientists and engineers.

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New TED media player comes pre-loaded with talks, content guide

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You do have to do some setup: Downloading and installing the player and Adobe Flash, subscribing to specific TED talk feeds, and downloading specific talks. Learn how to be a dynamic speaker in my next two-day workshop, Good on Your Feet: A dynamic speaking skills workshop , November 3 and 4 in Washington, DC. And if you subscribe to Step Up Your Speaking, the free monthly email newsletter from The Eloquent Woman, you'll get 25% off the workshop registration fee.

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5 things speakers should ask the meeting planner

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(Editor's note: Jennifer Collins is the president and owner of The Event Planning Group , one of the Washington Business Journal's top 25 meeting and event planning agencies in the Washington, D.C. workshop on dynamic speaking skills , March 2 and 3 in Washington, DC.

Green Room Speakers: Anne Hathaway and James Franco: What Not to Do

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View my complete profile Subscribe To Posts Atom Posts Comments Atom CommentsWednesday, March 2, 2011 Anne Hathaway and James Franco: What Not to Do Clearly, Anne Hathaway and James Franco bombed as hosts of this years Academy Awards. Their downfall can be summed up in one word: Status.

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Green Room Speakers: Lessons from The King's Speech

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View my complete profile Subscribe To Posts Atom Posts Comments Atom CommentsSunday, December 26, 2010 Lessons from The Kings Speech As a speech coach, I couldnt wait to see The Kings Speech , particularly as I am interested in learning more about how to help people who stutter.

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Green Room Speakers: Eat, Pray, Love, Present

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While I have never tried to meditate while being bitten by a swarm of mosquitoes, I do live in Washington, DC and know the anxiety that comes from being eaten alive in your own backyard. View my complete profile Subscribe To Posts Atom Posts Comments Atom Comments

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Speech Advice from the Boss

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View my complete profile Subscribe To Posts Atom Posts Comments Atom CommentsMonday, December 21, 2009 Speech Advice from the Boss After listening to quite a few bad acceptance speeches at this years Golden Globe Awards, heres a great one: No magic potion here. Hes 100 percent himself. Humble.

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Do you have a favorite post from The Eloquent Woman? Share it for a new project

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Learn how to be a dynamic speaker in my next two-day workshop, Good on Your Feet: A dynamic speaking skills workshop , November 3 and 4 in Washington, DC. Do you have a favorite post (or two) from the archives of The Eloquent Woman?

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