To be a good conversationalist, there are a few “rules” when it comes ti comes to conversing with strangers. In most cases, avoid discussing politics or religion unless there is a strong indicator of which way your subject leans and you happen to agree. There’s no use having a “Crossfire” type debate in an airport or anywhere else with someone you don’t know.
As for programming guides, you’ll have many on-screen options and need not worry about “checking your local listings” in the paper, or even trying to punch in channels in the hundreds on your remote control. Simply scan down the list of programs, press “information” to find out more, and click “OK” to tune in the program.
SARA: I am working now on finding a publisher and some new writers for reissuing my Father’s wonderful comic book series from the 1960s, “Boris Karloff’s Tales of Mystery”. I’m very excited about this project.
He really enjoyed working with Val Lewton on “The Body Snatcher” and “Bedlam” and “Isle of the Dead”…good scripts and good Director, done in black and white with lots of atmosphere and engaging the audience.. He enjoyed immensely doing Targets with Peter Bogdonovich whom he admired and liked. He liked the film and the role.
I’m sure you’ll all be excited (as I was) to hear that CBS has taken an interest in Harper Connelly. Several months ago I signed a shopping agreement with the wonderful writer Kam Miller, and she was able to interest Scott Free (Tony and Ridley Scott’s company), and they were able to interest CBS. Though this is very early days in the project, we should know around January whether this will actually become a ðòìîéí òåðä 2 ìöôééä éùéøä. Let’s all keep our fingers crossed for Harper.
You can also use the mindstorming method, which in this case would mean to quickly writing down 20 benefits for the other party in negotiating satisfactorily with you. Remember that the more options you have the more power you have. Know your ideal outcome and what you’re prepared to concede in advance. Don’t wing it and hope for the best. You’ll regret it later. The side that prepares more, gets more.
The snack basket is great for students. You can fill up a basket with their favorite snacks, including some homemade crackers and cookies. This is a grand idea for the final examinations week or whenever a student conducts some special lecture. You can buy a gift basket with different snacks.
Then there is the question of image. A tacky looking cloth laptop case just doesn’t do your image any favors. Aluminum style briefcases and laptop cases make you look and feel more professional. It’s your call whether you choose a faux wood, gold, white or brushed aluminum case, but if you want to be up with the times, choose aluminum.