Monthly Archives: January 2018

Spelling deniability

Good: Deniability Bad:   Denighability   I do spell the first of the word correctly, deni. Just add ability at the end and I’ve got it. The root of the word is deny. Maybe if I use the mnemonic of sound … Continue reading

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Horror and comedy both create a physical response

Here is more great writing advice from Life, the Universe, and Everything. The theme of the presentation is about how horror and comedy both create a physical response. Any misinformation is the fault of the note taker. Laughing is a … Continue reading

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Former CIA Officer Will Teach You How to Spot a Lie

Took notes on a YouTube presentation. Enjoy. The link at the bottom. Analyze verses speculate Manage your bias Recognize evasiveness Beware of aggression Difference between convince verses convey Know what non-verbal cues mean Before you make an interpretation of body … Continue reading

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In my own way, self-reliance

Notes from a talk. Any misinformation is the fault of the note taker. DC 28:30 collect things in your bosom. If you are prepared you shall not fear. DC 42:31-32: take care of the poor and the needy. We need … Continue reading

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Making a planet

Here is more great writing advice from Life, the Universe, and Everything. The theme of the presentation is making a planet. Any misinformation is the fault of the note taker. What kind of planets will be created by what planets? … Continue reading

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A Q and A session about Toastmasters

I took notes during the TM conference. Any inaccuracies are the fault of the note taker. Lead by example: see what members’ goals and interests How to be an effective mentor and establish a relationship: need to assess what the … Continue reading

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Drawing on the power of Jesus Christ in our lives

Notes from a talk. Any misinformation is the fault of the note taker. Check out Russel M Nelson may 2017 conference. Learn of Christ by Study the scriptures, prayer and to serve in our calling fully. In the topical guide (on … Continue reading

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Spelling punctual: 1-4-17

Good: punctual Bad:   punctural   I keep wanting to add the r. We’ll see if this works. When you are punctual you avoid being Really late. So avoid the R in punctural.   Here is a second attempt, you ALways … Continue reading

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Choosing a point of view character Part 2

Here is more great writing advice from Life, the Universe, and Everything. The theme of the presentation is choosing a point of view character part 2. If you find all the great scenes are from the same person why not … Continue reading

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How to deal with conflict Part 2

At the toast master’s conference, A presenter talked about resolving conflicts. He does it professionally. I had his name but I spelled it so badly that I couldn’t tell what it is. These are the rest of my notes from … Continue reading

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