Acceptance Speeches

13th January, 2014 - Posted by janebeard

Hollywood celebrities and musicians aren’t the only people who make acceptance speeches. In the business world, awards go to inventors, top sales people, and other stand-out performers. Last night, the Hollywood Foreign Press gave out the Golden Globe Awards. And even though they’ve known for almost two months that they were one of five people […] Read More

Faux-pology versus Apology

9th January, 2014 - Posted by janebeard

Governor Chris Christie just finished a nearly two-hour long press conference to respond to the news that members of his administration used lane closures to access the George Washington Bridge from Fort Lee to retaliate against the mayor of that city. Here’s an article about the press conference. If you want more articles, they’re all […] Read More

Disaster

6th January, 2014 - Posted by janebeard

  Poor Michael Bay. Poor audience who thought they were going to hear from the world-famous film director. He had just started to address a huge audience at the annual Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas today, when disaster struck — and he made all the wrong choices. The CES is a must-see meeting for […] Read More