Once an attorney, Andy Nagle changed his career and business when he tried to help a struggling community theater as a volunteer. Now he's running a major West Coast business that operates "tribute" musical groups, the most poplar of which are two Beatles tribute musicals. Here's how he's done it.
Some of the best careers in the 21st Century are expected to stem from STEM education -- an emphasis in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Schools in San Joaquin County and other parts of the Central Valley are on the leading edge of what will become commonplace across the state within a few years.
This is the first in a CVBT 2013 series of video, audio and text reports on the topic as it relates to business -- STEM Education: Growing the Valley's Future.
Fitness and wellness instructor and entrepreneur Jim Ptak has had to overcome an obstacle that would have stopped most small business owners -- being paralyzed in a traffic accident. How he did it -- and his plans for further business growth are seen in this report.
It's not only what you say and how you say a, but how you adjust your verbal style to your audience that can lead to more sales and better relationships, says personal improvement coach Beverly Taylor.