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  • A thirty-year police veteran explains ten arresting reasons why you do not want to become a police officer. This is must-have information for any young man or woman considering a career in law enforcement, and it is presented in a humourous format that makes it an easy and fun read for all.

    10 Arresting Reasons You Do Not Want to Be a Big-City Police Officer

    10 Arresting Reasons You Do Not Want to Be a Big-City Police Officer

    by Rodney C Lawley6

  • This article looks at personal characteristics of individuals that influence consumer behavior. What does your personality have to do with marketing? Can/does it benefit marketers and manufacturers to be interested in the concept of personality, and those things that are linked or related to it? Are people's personalities relevant to what they consume? The answer, of course, is "yes," as this Hub reveals.

    Personality and Related Characteristics that Affect Consumer Buying Behavior

    Personality and Related Characteristics that Affect Consumer Buying Behavior

    by Sallie B Middlebrook PhD24

  • This article goes over the basic steps of the application process for a flight attendant. I will also go over my personal list of pros and cons of the job, after being a flight attendant for about a year!

    Pros & Cons of Being a Flight Attendant

    Pros & Cons of Being a Flight Attendant

    by Jorgie Irby0

  • Are you looking for a job where you can use your people skills? Consider a job in retail! Before you send in that application, find out what you can expect as an entry level sales associate.

    The Ups and Downs of Working in Retail

    The Ups and Downs of Working in Retail

    by Kate H11

  • Fruit picking is hard work and recruiting workers is difficult. Farmers are turning to technology to replace labor. New robots mean even delicate soft fruit can be harvested by machine. This is happening now, not in the future. Workers are being replaced and it could affect your work and pay too.

    Automated Robot Strawberry Pickers Replace Human Labor (Your Job Could Be Next)

    Automated Robot Strawberry Pickers Replace Human Labor (Your Job Could Be Next)

    by Beth Eaglescliffe3

  • Advertisers have always pushed the edge when it comes to getting the word out on a product. Here are 5 tried and true advertising gimmicks that are guaranteed to coerce the consumer into spending their money.

    Top 5 Advertising Gimmicks That You Have Fallen For

    Top 5 Advertising Gimmicks That You Have Fallen For

    by CWanamaker16

  • There are many of aspects to cashiering you may not have realized before. If you're considering applying for a cashiering position, take a look at how to cashier from someone with years of experience.

    Responsibilities and Duties of a Retail Cashier

    Responsibilities and Duties of a Retail Cashier

    by Lisa3

  • There are crazy myths about being a Mary Kay Consultant, but as with any opportunity, you have to put in effort to make it work. Take the time to find out for yourself if Mary Kay is right for you.

    The Real Deal About Being a Mary Kay Consultant

    The Real Deal About Being a Mary Kay Consultant

    by Dani Alicia48

  • People continue to shop in retail stores despite the ease of internet purchasing. Here are a few things salespeople do that help run customers out of your store.

    5 Blunders That Kill Retail Sales

    5 Blunders That Kill Retail Sales

    by Peg Cole46

  • The convergence between U.S. GAAP and IFRS will put an end to the LIFO method of inventory valuation. The result will be tax implications for many companies, but also a more accurate representation of costs.

    The Effect of Losing LIFO

    The Effect of Losing LIFO

    by robertcsurina0

  • A guide to bargaining and negotiating a lower price in Chinese wholesale markets with practical haggling techniques to obtain lower prices from a Chinese wholesaler.

    How to Bargain in China's Wholesale Markets

    How to Bargain in China's Wholesale Markets

    by Kamal Mohta10

  • This article explores four of the biggest roadblocks to happiness encountered as a CCA (City Carrier Assistant), and asks the question of whether you really want to subject yourself to this insanity.

    So You Want to Be a Mailman - The CCA Experience

    So You Want to Be a Mailman - The CCA Experience

    by Mel Carriere135

  • Many Texas firefighters are unaware that state law grants tuition exemption for a number of professional certifications and degrees. This explains the process and reasoning for using the benefit.

    How to Receive Free College as a Texas Firefighter

    How to Receive Free College as a Texas Firefighter

    by Daniel J Owens0

  • This article summarizes some of the negative aspects of the pharmacy career. It briefly reviews the challenges and difficulties of retail pharmacy employment.

    Reasons NOT to become a pharmacist

    Reasons NOT to become a pharmacist

    by Jason Poquette36

  • This article is about professionalism in education. It provides teacher etiquette tips for the modern professional. There are general professional etiquette tips as well as tips about teacher etiquette with other teachers, non-teaching staff, administrators, parents, community members, and students.

    Teacher Etiquette Tips for the Modern Education Professional

    Teacher Etiquette Tips for the Modern Education Professional

    by Rose Clearfield26

  • Serving in a restaurant can be the start of a good career. Be the best and you will have happy customers and get noticed by management. Satisfied customers mean bigger tips and more money in your pay packet. Waiting on tables need not be a dead-end career.

    How to Be the Best Waitress Ever (Focus on the Customer)

    How to Be the Best Waitress Ever (Focus on the Customer)

    by Beth Eaglescliffe0

  • Sometimes we rack our brains trying to figure out which prospecting approach will get the attention of a target client- and a classic method can come through when we have exhausted other options.

    When All Else Fails, Be Human

    When All Else Fails, Be Human

    by Megan Metcalf2

  • Often, one small event is enough to change the direction of our lives. One phone call, made while on vacation in Texas, was instrumental in changing my career path and fulfilling a lifetime dream.

    My Former Life as a Flight Attendant

    My Former Life as a Flight Attendant

    by Peg Cole238

  • Selling items online is big business. A great description is essential when it comes to converting a browse to a sale. Find out how to write a product description that works.

    How to Write a Good Product Description

    How to Write a Good Product Description

    by Susan Hambidge2

  • If you have ever seen those boats pushing barges down a river and wondered what life is like on them, or have given thought to working on one, then this is a must read. "It's a good life on a boat."

    Life on the River as a Towboat Deckhand

    Life on the River as a Towboat Deckhand

    by Anthony Davis53

  • This page will give you an idea of the reality of fishing for a living. Fishing may sound like an ideal job, but it requires a lot of sacrifice and work to be successful.

    Working on Fishing Boats

    Working on Fishing Boats

    by Glen Kowalski6

  • Mistakes you make with your telephone voice and 6 tips for correcting. What is your image? Sound more confident and successful. Pause and take a deep breath before answering a call.

    Six Important Tips for Your Phone Voice

    Six Important Tips for Your Phone Voice

    by Audrey Hunt57

  • People often ask me what the police academy is like and how best to prepare. Here are a few things you can do beforehand to make you life at the academy a whole lot easier.

    How to Prepare for the Police Academy

    How to Prepare for the Police Academy

    by Kate Daily26

  • All careers in healthcare science are noble and fulfilling. However, a job like this is not for everyone. If you’re absolutely sure you want to pursue this career path, you need to know all about it. Hopefully, the above-listed points helped you see your future in a clearer way.

    Careers in Healthcare Science: 5 Things You Should Know About

    Careers in Healthcare Science: 5 Things You Should Know About

    by Eva Wislow0

  • HVAC was already a great career choice with a lot of opportunity for growth but with over half the U.S. and Canada now legalizing marijuana in some shape or form a whole new HVAC career opportunity has been created.

    HVAC Plus Marijuana Equals New Career Opportunity

    HVAC Plus Marijuana Equals New Career Opportunity

    by Dan Robbins2

  • Effective promotional product buying does more than help promote your company, it can also help you save marketing dollars. Learn how to develop a good promotional product strategy with these tips.

    How to Develop a Good Promotional Product Strategy

    How to Develop a Good Promotional Product Strategy

    by Heidi Thorne2

  • What is the difference between a zoologist and a zookeeper? This article explores zookeeper careers, salary ranges, and educational requirements.

    Becoming a Zookeeper: Salary and Duties

    Becoming a Zookeeper: Salary and Duties

    by Leah Lefler20

  • If you wish to use Kanban to pull production through your Just in Time (JIT) process as part of your lean manufacturing initiative then you need to understand how to calculate your Kanban quantities. There are several different factors you need to consider when calculating your Kanban quantities from your daily demand, your production lead times, container (bin) sizes and of course the all encompassing safety factor.

    Using Kanban to Calculate Your JIT Bin Quantities

    Using Kanban to Calculate Your JIT Bin Quantities

    by Tony4

  • The definition of mass media is changing as the Internet, mobile and social media continue to evolve. Find out exactly what is mass media today.

    What Is Mass Media?

    What Is Mass Media?

    by Heidi Thorne3

  • This is an adapted situational analysis of the Rio Tinto Iron Ore group from 2012. It identifies their strategic objectives and analyses them in an attempt to ID issues and provide recommendations.

    Rio Tinto: Iron Ore; A Situational Analysis

    Rio Tinto: Iron Ore; A Situational Analysis

    by WoW Guide Master4

  • Answering your phone at work can be a little more stressful than taking a call at home. Find out ways to be a professional on the telephone, and keep your customers satisfied.

    Proper Business Telephone Etiquette Tips

    Proper Business Telephone Etiquette Tips

    by Kieron Walker2

  • If you watch CSI and CSI Miami on television, you are watching criminology at work. Criminology is an important science in the field of sociology that can help prevent future crimes and help prisons become rehabilitative.

    Careers in Criminology: A Top Career for 2016-2026

    Careers in Criminology: A Top Career for 2016-2026

    by Patty Inglish246

  • Basic duties of a cashier are to greet customers, ring up merchandise, bag the items, take the customer's payment and thank them for their business. What training or skills are needed?

    Training, Skills, and Duties of a Cashier

    Training, Skills, and Duties of a Cashier

    by Peg Cole38

  • So are you looking for a job in a call center. Know more about working in a call center or BPO. What are the positions available in a BPO. Know the job description of the same. Also get an idea of the growth in the BPO industry and the salary that it offers.

    BPO Job Description, Jobs, and Salary

    BPO Job Description, Jobs, and Salary

    by Kannan Reddy21

  • A former flight attendant shares the inside scoop about practical jokes and on-the-job training for the airlines.

    Flight Attendant Memories

    Flight Attendant Memories

    by Peg Cole67

  • What are the benefits of lean manufacturing, what are the advantages of lean production? Lean manufacturing can benefit your business in many ways, from reducing your scrap and space required to reducing lead times to a fraction of your current lead times. In addition to this expect your productivity to rise and your profits to improve. Implement lean manufacturing if you want to see these significant and proven benefits.

    Benefits and Advantages of Lean Manufacturing

    Benefits and Advantages of Lean Manufacturing

    by Tony10

  • Delta Airlines has a very successful business model. How did Delta create the winning organization we see in the skies today This article explores Delta Airlines as a Machine Bureaucracy to explain.

    Delta Airlines: A Machine Bureaucracy

    Delta Airlines: A Machine Bureaucracy

    by John M2

  • I will help you find the best free press release services that will generate ongoing publicity for your business, new product or service...or whatever it is you need to promote to a global audience. Having worked in public relations and SEO marketing for more than a decade, I have handpicked the following free PR services that I use frequently—and repeatedly—for my business and clients.

    Free Press Release Distribution Sites (for 2014)

    Free Press Release Distribution Sites (for 2014)

    by Brian Scott7

  • Hub examines "micro" marketing environment, elements external to marketing management, and the effects exerted on a firm's ability to serve or respond to customers, suppliers, and others.

    Basics of the "Micro" Marketing Environment

    Basics of the "Micro" Marketing Environment

    by Sallie B Middlebrook PhD8

  • There are all kinds of jobs that fall under the purview of a merchandiser, but the main job is to make sure that the manufacturer's products that you represent are well-stocked and attractively displayed inside the retail store. Usually the merchandiser will have a weekly route and visit the stores they are responsible for servicing at least once a week, but this can fluctuate seasonally depending on what kind of merchandise we are talking about.

    Retail Merchandising Jobs - What is a Merchandiser?

    Retail Merchandising Jobs - What is a Merchandiser?

    by Emma56

  • If you've just received excellent customer service at your supermarket, thank the store's trainer. They are responsible for ensuring the staff's training is up to date and everyone is working safely.

    What Does a Supermarket Trainer Do?

    What Does a Supermarket Trainer Do?

    by Mary Wickison12

  • Working as a cart collector at Wal-Mart isn't difficult, but it's not exactly a stress-free environment either. Cart pushers are required to collect carts, help out with carry-outs and carry-ins, clean the parking lot, and help out with other tasks. This article will help guide you through it.

    Tips for Working at Wal-Mart as a Cart-Pusher (2018)

    Tips for Working at Wal-Mart as a Cart-Pusher (2018)

    by James Foglio0

  • What is Lean Manufacturing, just what is a good lean manufacturing definition? If you want to implement lean manufacturing then you need to understand Lean Manufacturing Principles and Concepts. This article will try to give you a concise lean manufacturing definition and show how it compares to Agile Manufacturing and Six Sigma.

    What Are the Principles and Concepts of Lean Manufacturing?

    What Are the Principles and Concepts of Lean Manufacturing?

    by Tony18

  • This is a no-nonsense, practical and down to earth guide to how you can increase sales in your shop on a daily, monthly and yearly basis. There is no strange marketing jargon, or tricky sales psychology to learn - just sound advice and simple sales techniques that you can implement today.

    15 Methods to Increase Retail Sales

    15 Methods to Increase Retail Sales

    by Linda Liebrand23

  • Exhibiting at trade shows can be a huge expense... especially for small businesses! Discover helpful ideas for creating an effective trade show booth on a budget and optimizing the investment.

    Trade Show Booth Ideas on a Budget

    Trade Show Booth Ideas on a Budget

    by Heidi Thorne16

  • How did cashiers know how much change to give back before computers? They counted it back by hand. This tutorial makes it easy to give back the right amount of change.

    How to Count Back Change

    How to Count Back Change

    by Peg Cole63

  • An engineer's career path can be accelerated by finding the right mentor. Learn how to position yourself to connect with an engineering mentor and the benefits of branching out with the types of people you consider for mentorship.

    Find Mentor in Engineering - Redefine the Relationship

    Find Mentor in Engineering - Redefine the Relationship

    by Katy Medium0

  • This part 1 article aims to explain some of the key concepts and fundamentals that act as the basic framework for grasping an understanding of marketing. This article answers the question: "What is principles of marketing"?

    Principles of Marketing - Basic Concepts and Fundamentals

    Principles of Marketing - Basic Concepts and Fundamentals

    by Sethughes27

  • As a waiter or waitress, fulfilling customer expectations is often easier said than done. Follow this 10-step guide and you will end your next shift with less stress and full pockets.

    The 10-Step Guide to Stress-Free Waiting Tables

    The 10-Step Guide to Stress-Free Waiting Tables

    by Jeff Davis9

  • General advice for those interested in joining the Navy or the military in general.

    Tips on Joining the Navy

    Tips on Joining the Navy

    by Steven Banker13

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