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Mass Shooting in Wisconsin

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What is the meaning of the Wisconsin Recall election?

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Message from Wisconsin

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It’s now been 4 days since the voters of Wisconsin spoke. Uncategorized gov walker wisconsin recall voteAs i continue to sift through the tea leaves, I haven’t come up with anything beyond by initial reaction which was the following: 1. If you can out-spend your opponent 7, 8 or 9 to 1, you can do two things. Walker).

Wisconsin Judge Orders Deadbeat Dad Of Nine (With Six Women) To Stop Procreating

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Ryan ally in Wisconsin: ‘Some girls rape easy’ Maddow Blog

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What is the Future for Government Workers’ Pensions?

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The Unintended Consequences of Ending Shared Governance

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It seems that without the cost-savings generated by shared governance, college would be even more expensive for Wisconsin families.

When the right words create the wrong message

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John Kasich of Ohio was there, as was Scott Walker of Wisconsin. by Peter Watts. What went wrong? Christie gave a passionate speech.

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March Madness and the World Championship of Public Speaking

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They say that between 30,000 and 40,000 contestants start at the club level, and average of roughly 2.7 Not bad, right? Well, it depends. Maybe.

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Famous Speech Friday: Jill Abramson's "to anyone who's been dumped"

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It worked for Carol Bartz, fired as CEO of Yahoo, in her 2012 commencement speech at the University of Wisconsin , another Famous Speech Friday entry.

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Famous Speech Friday: Simone Campbell and the Nuns on the Bus Tour

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Sister Simone Campbell is a nun, an attorney and a poet, and you''ll hear a little bit of all three roles in this week''s famous speech.

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How to follow up your meeting, conference, or event

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   And to create buzz for your next event.    It's a perennial worry for conference people: how do you keep the interest alive so that the meeting has power long after it's over?    Thanks, all! Use that social media -- it's why they call it social. Crowdsource it!  Continue the dialogue. 

Famous Speech Friday: Carol Bartz's commencement speech "Embrace failure"

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Attention! The advice you are about to receive comes from a 63-year-old unemployed former CEO whose language is frequently described as salty."

Tears while speaking: Lessons from President Obama

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As someone who has caught glimpses of herself crying, I can relate. But crying, once it begins, is hard to stop--like blushing. That's normal.

From The Eloquent Woman Index: 8 famous commencement speeches by women

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Carol Bartz''s 2012 commencement speech at the University of Wisconsin, Madison was full of plain speaking from the ex-CEO of Yahoo!, Ursula K.

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Talk About the Talk: Lisa Lamkins at the Align health quality summit

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I was asked to do this talk as a Consumer Representative representing the Wisconsin project for Aligning Forces for Quality. Lisa K. I froze.

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Does simple=stupid in speaking? Why Congress's report card isn't bad

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In all that coverage, the Wisconsin Rapids Tribune was a rare voice expressing Our view: Congressional speech is easier to understand.

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10 famous commencement speeches by eloquent women

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Carol Bartz''s 2012 commencement speech at the University of Wisconsin, Madison was full of plain speaking from the ex-CEO of Yahoo!, and 6.

Famous Speech Friday: Nancy Hanks on the student she expelled

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Sometimes the organization that helped you get your start asks you to come back and share wisdom in the form of a speech. She considered data.

Bloomberg Brand: Reaching out by attacking both presidential candidates

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  Recently a total of 18 people have died in massacres in Colorado and Wisconsin. Branding careers Current Affairs Politics

IABC Silver Quill Awards: Pacific Region

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The Pacific Plains Region includes communicators from: Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, North Dakota, South Dakota, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming. Call for Entries: [link

New Joke Contest — Official State Book/Movie/Song

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Here are three examples : Book: Wisconsin–Who Moved My Cheese? The theme for our October joke contest is Official State Book/ Movie/Song. These are not really the official books/movies/songs. You make them up. Hopefully your connections and creativity will make your lines funny. Movie: North Dakota–Frozen.

Famous Speech Friday: TV anchor Jennifer Livingston on her weight

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She's a television news anchor, for WKBT in LaCrosse, Wisconsin. That's why I think what happened to Jennifer Livingston resonated so strongly.

Political Dynasties Are Forever

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  Former Governor of Florida, he's off to Wisconsin to fundraise for the GOP candidate for Governor Scott Walker.  Just try killing off a political dynasty.    Not even the myopic members of it can do that. Politico reports that Jeb Bush is back.    We are likely to hear lots more from Jeb.

GP Rep Claims First Lady has a “Large Posterior”

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Jim Sensenbrenner R Wisconsin is getting the biggest press coverage of his life. He’s on the front page of the Drudge Report, Huffington Post and, basically, everywhere else. Did he finally author earth-shattering legislation after 33 years in Congress? He said the First Lady has a “Large Posterior.”

Lean Startups & Patents - Briefing for Communications Players

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Best places for patent holders are Virginia Eastern, Delaware, Texas Eastern, Wisconsin Western, and Florida Middle. CLS Bank."

Drudge Report Breaks Pledge to Never Again Post Photos of Hillary

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That didn't take long. Earlier this month, the conservative Drudge Report pledged this: Never to post again a photo of Hillary Clinton.

M&M - Rebranding Chris Christie

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The loss in Wisconsin could be the beginning of a downward trajectory.  Gleefully, the enemies of Chris Christie might be rejoicing.

Donald Trump - Can this Brand Be Saved?

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If Trump does what is necessary to save his brand that might or might not be enough to give him a victory in Wisconsin. The rest is history.

Drudge Report Ramps Up Trump Support - Damns Paul Ryan With Headline "Pussy-Whipped"

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" In a speech in Wisconsin, Ryan said that he found Trump's banter with Billy Bush "troubling." Drudge Report didn't have a moment of ambivalence during this latest crisis for the GOP in Campaign 2016. And that is by deriding House Speaker Paul Ryan with the headline "Pussy-Whipped."

"Troubled" and "Troubling" - Verbal Pivot for Protecting Brand

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NBC  is "troubled" by the Billy Bush locker-room crude banter. After all, the term is descriptive and neutral. Branding

Stock Price - CEO's Too-Earnest Apology Can Sink It

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" Researchers Daryl Koehn of DePaul University and Maria Goranova of the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee analyzed corporate apologies.

Famous Speech Friday: Reps. Jackie Speier and Gwen Moore

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Gwen Moore of Wisconsin's fourth district, also speaking against the amendment. That's what Rep. Congress. federal government budget.

New Joke Contest — State Slogans

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Wisconsin: Chez Cheese. The theme for this month’s contest is STATE SLOGANS. Thanks to Sol Morrison, Santa Barbara, for suggesting this theme. Many states have slogans, such as New Hampshire’s “Live Free or Die.” ” Your challenge is to create a State Slogan that is not real, but funny. Maybe more.

‘Tis the Season … for Commencement Speeches

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Also: Wisconsin Public Radio interviewed me for a one-hour show on commencement speeches: #070523M (&# At Issue with Ben Merens&# ). I’ve received several requests for information on writing commencement speeches. For starters, turn to CAN YOU SAY A FEW WORDS? (St. Martin’s Press, 2006).

The Lady Vanishes: My International Speechwriters Conference keynote

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For those who heard it in person, this version includes many useful links to the resources I cited.) It started with a client. She died in 1962.

New Evidence on Need-Based Grant Aid

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This is very similar to what my team is learning from studying a Wisconsin grant program. They also find that the impacts of need-based aid are strongest for students who did well in high school but are below the cut-off for the Florida Bright Futures grant, again mirroring findings from Wisconsin. and 4.0

Learning a Script: Lessons from Road #1

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No real suspense here - I pulled it off and am working for them right now, as I update this blog from the TownSuites in Brookfield, Wisconsin.

Contest Results — State of the Humor

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Wisconsin is funny because you can be cheesy and that’s a good thing. Here are the top lines for the February Joke Contest — State of the Funny. Some of our subscribers said that this contest was more difficult than most. New contests are announced on the first of the month. The next contest starts on March 1, 2015.

Investors Watching Lead Paint Litigation Issues: Sherwin-Williams, Arco et al.

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As with asbestos, litigation against the former manufacturers and sellers of lead paint could wallop stock prices. Download Statev.LeadIndustriesAssoc.,Inc.

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