Text and photos by Cathy Rose A. Garcia
Summer is a great time to visit Paris. After all, the days are filled with sunshine, and the city is alive with outdoor festivals and concerts, not to mention the sale season that typically starts in late June.
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ONCE every two years, Paris becomes the center of the world’s aerospace industry.
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Getting The Edge In Professional Selling
Terence A. Hockenhull
THE TELEPHONE can be effectively used to support a sale; but its effectiveness in conducting a “full sale” is debatable. If the product is a well-known brand, sold at a very low price, or the customer is simply ordering or reordering a consumable, it can save an enormous amount of time and energy, negating the need for a face-to-face sales meeting. In all other cases, the salesperson will have to discuss the product (or service) in detail and this will almost certainly entail a sales presentation or meeting.
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By Nickky Faustine P. de Guzman
FROM THE COMEDY of Monty Python to the drama of Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim, Manila is rich when it comes to musical theater this month.
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NEW YORK — Few bands have straddled the divide between indie and mainstream quite like Arcade Fire — eclectic in tastes and cerebral in views, yet enjoying rock-star recognition in the industry.
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