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Profit From Employee Ideas

When Gabe Fasolino was hired as a plant manager at a 7 million manufacturing company, he heard rumours that there were problems with drug and alcohol use among the workers. 712 more words

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Best supplemental jobs for musical theater performers

OK, so you’ve made the commitment to your performing career, and you’re getting out now and then on auditions and gigs. You’re officially in the gray area… 996 more words

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Am I Charging the Right Price?

It’s the heart of a successful business: “Am I charging the right price?” After all, what we charge determines our business profit and sustainability. This is a pretty basic question, but one that always keeps us second guessing, especially when the business volume isn’t coming in as fast as we might want. 1,132 more words

Business Skills

Storytelling as business skill

How often are English literature students told their major is useless and irrelevant to business? But that’s simply not true. Literary scholars have a deep understanding of storytelling, which has vital uses in business, too. 123 more words


“The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.”

- George Bernard Shaw

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The Words are Plentiful But the Listeners are Few

Have you ever had a stunningly attractive friend who makes you look like Frankenstein when you go out together? Or a clever sibling who makes you feel like a village idiot? 501 more words

Communication Skills

Have you heard of the actors fund?

Friends, have you heard of the Actors Fund? It’s amazing. A nonprofit human services organization founded in 1882, the Actors Fund serves all professionals – and not just actors! 175 more words

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