Month: December 2013

Power A Smile Lights Up Toys For Tots

Duracell has committed up to one million batteries in this year’s Power A Smile campaign for Toys For Tots. Celebrity spokesperson Ellen DeGeneres shared details about Duracell’s holiday generosity in a video featured on the San Francisco Examiner’s web site.

Posted in business communication, customer service, good business ideas

Customer Use Of Credit Cards Will Hurt Small Business

We extend lots of credit. Most of our customers are businesses who make repeat purchases and they are very reliable when it comes to paying their bills. We make it easy to qualify for Net 30 terms and a high

Posted in bad business ideas, business communication

USITT Program Brings A New Kind Of Education To The Stage

An article about a new stage rigging inspection program in a trade journal I regularly read featured a grant program that funds rigging inspections for schools.  It is a great idea and something that every drama teacher and school facility

Posted in arts education, good business ideas, Pro lighting, Pro Sound

Does The Seller Still Set The Terms?

A classic concept in business is that “the seller sets the terms”. That means that the seller (the one that has an item or service that you want to buy) sets the terms (the price, the delivery date, the time

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