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Create a system for your message

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All presentations should have a system that follows up, closes the loop, and furthers the progress made during the presentation. All presentations should have a system that follows up, closes the loop. Do you see how these examples turn a message in a presentation into a system?

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Getting it together with discipline and systems

Speak Schmeak

And coincidentally, I've been noticing a lot of signs pointing me toward creating better systems, which can only help me be more disciplined. And as a sub-theme, SYSTEMS. I was lying in bed the other night thinking, "I'm so weak. I'm so lazy. I have great ideas but never follow through."

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Cameron's objections to AV make a powerful case for a more proportional system than AV

Max Atkinson

Those against the alternative vote believe they can persuade the British that we are too dim to count up to three , comes a confession from Rawnsley: 'I belong to that tragically nerdish minority who are fascinated by electoral systems and think they can make a significant difference to the quality of politics and governance. Andrew Rawnsley has an interesting article in today's Observer that's well worth reading as we approach the forthcoming referendum on electoral reform.

Duarte’s Diagrammer™: 4,000 Diagrams at Your Fingertips for 99 cents each

Duarte Blog

Business Design Diary Event News Technology Video 3forfree Diagrammer diagrams download library searchable slide:ology system taxonomy tool visualizeWhere there is madness, Nancy Duarte finds method.

Meeting Report: Systems for Professional Speakers

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Colorado-based customer satisfaction expert Ruby Newell-Legner, CSP — the current President of the National Speakers Association — was the featured presenter at Saturday’s NSA Northern California Chapter meeting.

No systems, no formulas

Speak Schmeak

As a coach, I find myself tempted to put my work into some sort of "system" or "formula." His philosophy is that systems and formulas don't work, and that each of us can successfully pick stocks by using our eyes and our ears and simply observing the world around us.

Dating - Install Perfect Signal System

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, if you are serious about winning love in the dating game you will install the perfect signal system. Of course, the women's current signal system needs to be disrupted. Dating is a high-risk, time-intensive, and often expensive activity.

Does our Educational System Need Changing?

Dahle Communication

So there in lies the question: does our educational system need changing? It's that time of year again - millions of students are either starting or getting ready to start the school year, which is why this post is going to be more about education than communication.

Interacting with your audience using an audience response system

Inter-Activ Presenting and Influencing

That’s where audience response systems can be a powerful tool. I was recently lucky enough to witness a demonstration of one such system in Winchester, Stephen Lucas of Soundbite Productions showed us how such devices can increase audience participation and therefore engagement.


Discover Card's Systems, Customer Service - Irate (Former) User Loses It

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That was system error one. The second systems error occurred when they didn't connect the dots that I would have to travel to get from Point A, AZ, to Point B, OH. The third systems error occurred today, September 2nd, in OH. Let's cut to the chase.

Putting the UW System Tuition Freeze in Context

Speaking Of...

It''s no wonder there''s now backlash against our financial aid system-- there''s universal need and a narrow means-tested system. As this recent presentation from System showed, financial aid tends to reduce the price paid by students at these schools by about $2,200 or 17%.

Public Speaking Tips…for Navigation Systems

Kate's Voice

When we arrived in France, we rented a car and made sure that it had a navigation system in it. It was an adventure, and we eventually called the female voice of our navigation system “our consort.” ” We became quite close and trusted her implicitly as she knew all the streets, even the little back [.]. communication Practical application vocal power public speaking tips

Bill O’Reilly Clashes With Krauthammer Over Outdated, ‘Waste Of Time’ Debate System

TJ Walker Interactive

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"Noctural Animals"- Creatives Are Way Better at "Justice" than Legal System

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

We creatives waste our money and hope playing around with the legal system. Anyone who has been deeply hurt usually longs for just the right kind of revenge. Ed, a writer who finally is going to have a novel published, succeeds. Finally.

The Pulse Tragedy - Violence as homemade system of justice

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The tragedy at the Pulse, in Orlando , is understandable. Not that it should be condoned, of course. Violence is the oldest way in which humans seek to achieve their own form of justice. Cain, the son of the Adam and Eve, killed his brother Abel.

What we’ve got here is failure to communicate

Matt Eventoff

This was followed by Department of Homeland Security Chief Janet Napolitano first stating that “ the system worked&# , and quickly reversed course the following day stating that “ What I would say is that the system did not work in this instance.&# This is a shining example of why messaging matters. This was followed by Tuesday’s comments (with a marked change of tone ) that “…a systemic failure has occurred.&# .

Wisconsin Republicans Rethinking Shared Governance in University of Wisconsin System

Speaking Of...

At a meeting of the Regents today, Representative Robin Vos suggested that the Wisconsin Legislature Republican caucus is rethinking the faculty''s role in governance on UW System campuses, out of a sense that they are keeping the System from being "nimble." shared governance UW System Robin Vos faculty

Rebranding Jane Genova - Leveraging P&G's Systems Approach

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Applying systems thinking, every aspect, ranging from positioning to pricing, was determined by an overall template. As with the systems mindset of P&G, all aspects of my communications boutique have to align with the template. "Turning around the business."

Trust in FInancial System @21%: So?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Today, reports POLITICO , the ChicagoBooth/Kellogg School found that only 21% of those surveyed trusted the financial system. But live with the financial system they must. Trust was never high in financial dealings. 

9 Public Speaking Tips from a Slam Poet

Manner of Speaking

Adobe Spark is a suite of applications designed by Adobe System to help people create and share stories with graphics and videos. It looks like a great tool and I plan to investigate it. To learn more, and to try … Continue reading → Delivery Guest Posts Adobe Spark pacing Pages Matam pauses tone voice

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Ari Afilalo, Will Gardner, et al. - Assuming they could game the system

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Perhaps lawyers, because they understand the law so well, assume that they have figured out how to game the system. Both real life and fiction are full of examples of lawyers who consider client funds to be their personal ATM machines.

DC’s Sewer System Fail In Today’s Storm

Thoughts On Presenting And Design

Download now or watch on posterous. (4906 KB). Posted via email from Mike Pulsifer's posterous.

Craigslist (Temp) Help-Wanted - Gaming The System, Part 1

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  But, to stop wasting time I had to learn how to game the Craigslist system. This series will present in blunt terms what I have learned about gaming the system. The non-hustlers among us don't bother checking out Craigslist help-wanted.

Casey Anthony acquitted: Legal system worked

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The same euphoria that spread through the land when a lot of miscreants were nabbed in the Watergate hearings is palpable today among those of us who needed to believe in our legal system

Craigslist (Temp) Help Wanted: Gaming the System, Part 3

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Every legitimate businessperson knows that risk has to be shared. Therefore, none who post an ad demanding you take a test or create a customized sample without payment is legitimate. You are investing your time. They are investing nothing. Pass on that answering that ad. 

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Craigslist (Temp) Help-Wanted: Gaming the System, Part 2

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This series provides strategies and tactics on how to land well-paying assignments on Craigslist.  Yes, there are plenty of those, amidst the help-wanted ads which pay peanuts or are scams. The reality about the plums is that the competition is stiff.

Checklist for Evaluating a Shopping Cart System

Great Public Speaking

(Remember… most pieces of software are simply shopping carts and not complete and integrated sales systems) Instructions to use this checklist Whenever considering any shopping cart or shopping cart system ask the questions in the list below. Check out the system that does all of the above

Slideboxx (slide management system) review and special offer

PowerPoint Tips

I've started using a slide-management program called Slideboxx. It lets you search for slides based on file name and content; you can then copy the results to the Clipboard (to paste into an existing presentation) or use them to create a new PowerPoint presentation. With over 10,000 slides on my computer, I need some help! Slideboxx works in your browser, which is unusual; it's actually a Flash application. It features a Search box where you enter keywords to find the slides you need.

Mark Cuban Hints at Hiring Charlie Sheen For HDnet TV Network.

TJ Walker Interactive

It’s usually on channel 100,051 on most cable systems. News analyzed from a communication perspective.


Bloggers Taken Seriously By Legal System

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Blogging is being taken seriously by the legal system.    Here is a lawsuit about libel and defamation.     Last week U.S. District Judge William Bertelsman ordered to pay $1 million in compensatory and $10 million in punitive damages.    That latter was because, reports Bruce Carton in LEGAL BLOG WATCH, the gossip blog had not responded to a lawsuit filed against it last February by Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader Sarah Jones.

How to Be a Professional Speaker - Tom Antion's Wake 'em Up Video System

Great Public Speaking

I want to help speakers turn into professional speakers! No-cost media marketing methods that get new clients to call you. Advanced database marketing techniques. you''ll know just who to call and exactly when to call them.

Blacking the names of Adam Boulton, Jeremy Paxman & the American judicial system

Max Atkinson

American readers may be specially impressed Lord Black's views on the US judicial system, which starts about 42 seconds in and features some interesting statistics: ".99.5 The whole system's a fraudulent fascistic conveyer belt to the corrupt prison system, that's what.

Public Speaking: A Good Sound System

Great Public Speaking

As a humorous presenter you must have an excellent sound system because some of the time you will be talking while your audience is laughing. A humorous presentation demands a better sound system than a serious talk. Make sure the sound system is carrying to all parts of the room. If it is hard to hear, people won't listen. Stand-up comics need good sound too, but they are a little different because they tell a joke, then people laugh (they hope).

Master every aspect of public speaking with this mind-body system

Pivotal Public Speaking

The New TalkPower is a mind-body system that integrates neurobiology, behavior modification, performance techniques, speech crafting and leadership skills to help you master every aspect of public speaking — from gracious toasts to great speeches. The New Talkpower. Natalie Rogers.

What is the best editing system for YouTube Videos? | Media Training

TJ Walker Interactive

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This week’s sound byte: Public Speaking Success System

Pivotal Public Speaking

This is an mp3 album. Some of the topics: 10 Tips for Speakers. 6 Questions That Professionals Speakers Answer. Easy Ways to Remember Your Speech and Other Material. How to Handle Questions During a Presentation. How Free Speaking Gigs Will Help You. How to Deal With a Negative Audience.

Blog Traffic: Best signal system on breaking developments

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  But it could be an even better early-warning system for businesses and investors.  Bloggers, Arianna Huffington observed, have OCD [obsessive compulsive disorder.]    Me, I check the traffic every half hour.    That's exactly how I get my tips on breaking news.    Any unusual activity on a certain post signals me to check further.    When I do I run right into a developing story. 


Public Speaking: You Must Have a Good Sound System

Great Public Speaking

When speaking in public you must have an excellent sound system because some of the time you will be speaking while your audience is laughing. A humorous speech demands a better sound system than a serious speech. Make sure the sound system is carrying to all parts of the room. If you have someone at the presentation with you, have them signal from the back of the room if changes are needed in the public address system after you have started.

How to display equations and formulas in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

The principles of creating an equation are the same in both systems, but components are in different places. I’ll show you the newer system. For the older system, you’ll see a text box. Sometimes, you need to display a complex formula or equation in PowerPoint.

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Lindsay Lohan et al. - Why can't legal system admit it just doesn't know much about addiction

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Now, we are apt to lose any vestige of confidence we had in the legal system.    Then that will leave the legal system with another set of problems in sentencing. We have lost our 20th-century confidence in science.    Remember how we Baby Boomers learned about the scientific method in college and revered it for the next half century?    The tipping point is Lindsay Lohan.