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LA studio Laundry creates amazing warped Simpsons idents for American channel FX

LA-based creative studio Laundry has created a series of idents for American TV network FX to promote all <i>The Simpsons</i> episodes ever made being …

Cleveland abductions: Do white victims get more attention?

<b>Three young women disappeared in Cleveland. Media coverage of their cases illustrates stereotypes about race.</b><p>Charles Ramsey heard someone screaming in a nearby house. Luckily, he managed to help the woman, Amanda Berry, who was in distress.<p>Because of his efforts, she, Gina DeJesus and Michelle …

Crime

5 Tips on How to Set Consulting Fees

For all the years I was one-person business planning consulting, one of the hardest parts of surviving in that business was figuring out how much to …

Small Business

Consulting fee rates | Consultant fees

Consulting fees, consulting fees…How do you set consulting fees? Here’s a guide to <b>setting consulting fee rates</b>. (It’s also applicable to those …

How To Set Your Consulting Fees

• Share to facebook<br>• Share to twitter<br>• Share to linkedin<p>The first issue to consider is <i>how</i> you want to get paid for your services. Should you charge by the hour or by the project? Perhaps you'd rather work "on retainer," whereby you provide consulting services on a continual basis as demanded? …

Too Much? Too Little? How to Set Fees for Your New Consulting Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This excerpt is part of Entrepreneur.com's Second-Quarter Startup Kit which explores the fundamentals of starting up in a wide range of industries.</i><p><i>In Start Your Own Consulting Business, the staff at Entrepreneur Press and writer Eileen</i> …

Small Business

The art and craft of finding backers

<b>To negotiate funding, Portland Green developed a new business model. She talks to Andrew Cave</b><p>Securing deals with public sector bodies can require different skills to those used in sales negotiations with companies and other privately owned organisations.<p>Negotiating public tender agreements, dealing …

How to create "Brand You" - Adèle McLay

<i>“Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom”. – Aristotle</i><p>The concept of branding yourself has to do with first uncovering who you are as a …

8 Powerful Dramas About Coming Of Age in Captivity

READ MORE: Telluride: With Its Adventurous Netflix Deal, Can ‘Beasts of No Nation’ Work on the Small Screen?<p>“Beasts of No Nation” (Cary Joji …

Filmmakers' Short Film Tool Kit

Let’s make a film!<p>Short films are some of the favourite films at Raindance Film Festival. The beauty of a short film is you don’t need to have …

7 things you should avoid when starting your own business (Infographic)

Are you thinking of building your own SME from scratch? With half of all UK startups failing within the first five years, it’s vital to learn from …

Startups

7 digital priorities for your small business

The future of business is undoubtedly digital, but how can SME owners identify which priorities will set their organisation up for ongoing …

BLOGS & COMMENTS

After years of impressive growth, there is a real sense that the fortunes of the independent sector have begun to plateau. That’s the key message …

The happiness gap: how happy days are here again – but not for all

Britain’s national happiness index shows a nation seemingly more contented and less anxious than before - but also a growing “inequality” of well-being<p>Debates about inequality in Britain were once simply a question of whether or not the rich were seen to be getting richer and the poor poorer.<p>But …

25-minute walk could add seven years to life

New research shows that exercise can delay the ageing process, with experts suggesting one walk a day could halve the risk of heart attack death and add seven years to the lifespan<p>Just 25 minutes of brisk walking a day could add to seven years to your life, heart experts have said.<p>Researchers said …

Biomedicine

11 Habits of People With Concealed Depression

There will be two main types of people reading this blog: those finding themselves better equipped to understand some of the people they love and those who see their own reflections in these habits.<p>Depression often goes unseen, unrecognized, and undiagnosed. A person with concealed depression is …

Mr. Bingo

Published on 08 August 2018<p>Make your feed sparkle.<p>Published on 07 August 2018<p>With damn fine coffee and cherry pie on the menu.<p>Project FvckRender.<p>Diva …

Joan Crawford

Just how important is networking? (Infographic)

Did you know that a quarter of all small businesses source more than half of all new business through networking? Find out what else this infographic …

Networking

Galleries: let's ditch the artspeak and artybollocks

If public galleries really want to be more accessible, they should listen to George Orwell and never use a long word where a short one will do<p>As an art student eager to know about the latest arts discourse and reviews, I thought nothing of spending hours poring over the library’s copy of …

'Humans' ad stunt had 'profound' effect on viewing figures, says C4 chief

The first episode of <i>Humans</i> attracted six million viewers, Channel 4’s biggest drama audience in 20 years, according to Abraham.<p>Speaking to Marketing …

10 Questions for Broadcaster Bettany Hughes

How do you live a good life? Is wealth a good thing? How do you create a just society? The United Kingdom's electorate recently pondered such …

Genius