Toastmasters Announces Speakers for 2016 Convention in Washington, D.C.

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Toastmasters announced an impressive lineup of speakers for its 2016 International Convention, to be held at the Marriott Marquis Washington, D.C., 17-20. Ten dynamic speakers will share their insights and expertise on a variety of topics.

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Jeff Bezos Buys the Washington Post

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Washington Post reportedly considering adding a paywall in 2013

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Washington Redskins Name At Crisis Communication Level | Crisis Communications

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The Washington Post Suspends Paywall During Jonas

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Unlike The New York Times, The Washington Post has a no-hack-around paywall. As a public service during Jonas, it is suspending that paywall. Now we won't miss a detail about how Mother Nature can even have the upper hand with the movers and shakers Inside the Beltway.

In Honor of Presidents’ Day: Public Speaking Lessons from George Washington

DeFinis Communications

Presidents’ Day, also known as George Washington Day, was the first federal holiday to honor an American citizen and was initially celebrated on Washington’s actual birthday, February 22. I recently read the book Presidential Voices: Speaking Styles from George Washington to George W.

Dan Rather implies Ohio GOP could steal the election – Washington Examiner

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Mitt Romney In 2002: “I’m A Big Believer In Getting Money Where The Money Is…In Washington”

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Bloomberg Government, Washington D.C. - Content Analyst (help-wanted)

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Here are details and how to apply. careers

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How does a right-wing hack Like Jennifer Rubin land at the Washington Post?

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Dates: Philadelphia & Washington DC

Joan Detz Speaker Services

Mon-Tues, June 10-11, 2013 - Washington DC HOW TO BREAK INTO FREELANCE WRITING. Sat, November 3, 2012 - Philadelphia. THE BUSINESS OF SPEECHWRITING. Sat, March 23, 2013 - Philadelphia. THE BASICS OF WRITING & GIVING A SPEECH. Mon-Tue, April 15-16, 2013 - Philadelphia. ADVANCED SPEECHWRITING.

When a man hogs the mic at the the Women's March on Washington

The Eloquent Woman

asked one of the friends with me at the Women's March on Washington. "Who's speaking now?" The large screen nearest us had trouble with the livestream, so the images weren't always synced with the sound, or even recognizable.

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March on Washington notebook: What I noticed

The Eloquent Woman

But this week, the march of marches returned, marking the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and the Rev.

Presentation Zen workshops in Washington DC, March 21-22

Presentation Zen

Ideas on Stage will hold more Presentation Zen Experience seminars, beginning in Washington DC, March 21-22. The first seminar was held last October in Paris and it was a big success. Participants loved it; the feedback was fantastic.

Speechwriter Full-Time Opening, Washington D.C.

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Excalibur staffing is handling the search. Client is a federal office. Here are details. careers Public Speaking

Scarlett Johansson, Eva Longoria And Kerry Washington Want You To VOTE for Obama!

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Drudge Report - Smackdown with The Washington Post Headline on Clinton's Shrinking Lead`

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That article is in the respected and influential The Washington Post. A confident Drudge Report is back to its bombastic self. No, the blaring blue light hasn't returned.    But there's the old trick of an unflattering photo of Hillary.

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Washington, D.C. - Bloombergville

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

No question, the story is happening in Washington D.C.    Bloomberg is confirming that with its massive list of help-wanted on Journalismjobs.com for reporting opportunities there. Question: Is Bloomberg attempting to take on Politico and more?

Famous Speech Friday: Josephine Baker at the March on Washington

The Eloquent Woman

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"

The Eloquent Woman

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

The Eloquent Woman

I''m excited to be launching a new workshop, Be The Eloquent Woman , in two locations: Washington, DC and Oxford, UK. 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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Robots - Those Are The Washington Post's front-line journalists at Olympics

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Artificial intelligence, such as The Washington Post's Heliograf, is sophisticated enough to put together simple news coverage. So, on the front lines of reporting at the Olympics WaPo has put its robots.

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The Washington Post - "President" Trump Warns Jeff Bezos about manipulation of media

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The latest is The Washington Post, currently owned Amazon head, Jeff Bezos. Feeling his oats, Donald Trump keeps adding to those entities he is taking on. As "President" Trump warns, he is going to unbundle the influence of that media outlet from Amazon.

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

The Eloquent Woman

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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"Trump: Oregon victims might have survived had they been armed," The Washington Post

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" - Philip Rucker, The Washington Post, October 3, 2015.

In Celebration of Black History Month: The Legacy of Booker T. Washington

DeFinis Communications

Washington. Washington a few years ago when I received a call from his great granddaughter, Sarah O’Neal Rush. Washington Empowerment Network (BTWEN). Washington was an extraordinary man. Washington. Washington’s blood running through my veins.”.

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Washington D.C. - Closely Watched Pols

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Among the watchers are POLITICO, the WASHINGTON POST, and perhaps the NATIONAL ENQUIRER will be setting up an official office.    In THE NEW YORK TIMES, David Carr observes that Sally Quinn might have fallen not so much for the tone and content [her own dysfunctional family] of her column as because Washington is no longer a society.    They watch every move of the pols. 

Will the 50th anniversary of March on Washington remember the women?

The Eloquent Woman

I keep threatening to put together a public-speaking tour of Washington, DC, where I live--and if I did, this spot would be a highlight of the tour. stood to give his famous "I Have a Dream" speech, capping the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom in 1963, 50 years ago this month.

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Be The Eloquent Woman: New workshop May 15 in Washington DC

The Eloquent Woman

On May 15, I''m bringing Be The Eloquent Woman back to Washington, DC. Today, I''m convening my Be The Eloquent Woman workshop in Oxford, UK, as a pre-conference session at the annual conference of the UK Speechwriters Guild.

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Paid Content: Not now, says WASHINGTON POST publisher

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  For now, the publisher of the WASHINGTON POST Katharine Weymouth says no to a paywall, reports Keach Hagey in POLITICO , a major competitor for WaPo.

BBP 101 – LIVE 1-Day Course in Washington DC, May 27th

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Washington, DC. 130 M Street NE, Washington, DC 20002. Click here to view the full brochure: Washington DC BBP Brochure. Attend the next BBP 101 – LIVE 1-Day Course!

BBP 101 – LIVE 1-Day Course in Washington DC, May 27th

Beyond Bullet Points

Washington, DC. 130 M Street NE, Washington, DC 20002. Click here to view the full brochure: Washington DC BBP Brochure. Attend the next BBP 101 – LIVE 1-Day Course!

Is Obama overrated as a candidate? Washington Post

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Decline and Fall of the WASHINGTON POST

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In the print copy and not available online is a chronicle of the decline and fall of the WASHINGTON POST.  For those who still go to bookstores, it's worth the $4.95 to pop for the February 4th edition of THE NEW REPUBLIC.    Digitals will relish how print and web were kept separate, including in different locations, until recently.

Washington Post Won’t Retract Romney/Bain Story

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WASHINGTON POST to shut down 3 bureaus

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Another sign of the lessening influence of the WASHINGTON POST:  Politico.com, whose influence is growing, reports that WAPO is shutting down three bureaus by the end of the year.    A few news aides have been let go but most the staff have the option to relocate to Washington D.C.,   They are in New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles.  where the newspaper is headquartered. 

Amazing Moon's WASHINGTON TIMES lasted this long

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

With Politico.com owning the media influence game in Washington D.C.,   WASHINGTON POST is being subsidized by the parent's successful Kaplan business.  Moon's WASHINGTON TIMES has been holding on at all.  Politics has become too important a category to be covered by marginal players like the WASHINGTON TIMES.  the worst can be expected for the town's newspaper business. 

WASHINGTON POST: Seemingly clueless about saving itself

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Web creation POLITICO.COM is eating the WASHINGTON POST's lunch, with a nice side of influence.    Yet, just like THE NEW YORK TIMES and THE WALL STREET JOURNAL,  WaPo can't seem to save itself.    It just seems out of touch with the 21st-century zeitgeist. The classic example is bringing back old-power player Sally Quinn.    She had been the Inside the beltway hot hostess as well as the woman who got her [married] man Ben Bradlee. 

WASHINGTON POST - A lot of wrong moves

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The game that the corporation Washington Post might have played would have been to accelerate its involvement in Kaplan and sell the newspaper or the parts of it which someone would buy.    Instead, it simultaneously pursued the Kaplan migration into online education and tried to confront the threat from Politico.com.    That has proven to be a mistake.

"Prestigious Washington-based publisher" - like who cares prestige, any more?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This help-wanted  from Kiplinger Washington Editors, Inc.   For example, it starts out: "Prestigious Washington-based publisher." " What it should start out: "Solvent Washington-based publisher." reads like something from the 20th century.  " Prestige, so quaint, isn't it.    Tags: Writing