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Everyone knows that big businesses use massive spreadsheets to keep track of their profitability and other accounting. When I worked for Blockbuster Video, we had huge reports that printed out for every store that detailed numbers from the store's bottom line to tiny details like how many refunds were given for non-movie items. Today, I [...]
The following ten key structural ideas underlie just about every novel, film and short story. 1. Three act structure Virtually all films and novels have three acts. The first act usually introduces the main characters and gives us the set-up. It begins with the inciting incident and ends with the first turning point (see below) [...]
DALLAS — Last summer, top officials of Southwest Airlines and AirTran Airways were working feverishly in secret to wrap up the myriad details of a major merger. This summer, the two airlines may be working even harder. As difficult as a major merger is to craft, the real work begins after the ink has dried [...]