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Connect with Prospects Through Active Listening

Active Listening

By Stacy Zemon, Publisher & Chief Scribe Every DJ business person wants to convert their prospects into clients, right? The solution to the challenge of connecting with prospects may be as simple as taking the time to improve your active listening skills. Active listening is all about building rapport, understanding and trust. Your “likability” factor…

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CHAUVET DJ Presents Creative Lighting, Creating Profits at DJ Expo!


Creative Lighting, Creating Profits with Jeremy Brech & Jamie Bodie Wednesday August 13, 2014 11am-1pm Diamond Room B & C Jeremy Brech and Jamie Bodie, two highly regarded special event company owners and producers offer real world tips on mastering new lighting technology to attract more clients and book bigger events in the “Creative Lighting, Creating Profits” seminar sponsored by CHAUVET DJ. Drawing on their own event creations, Jeremy and Jamie share practical tips on designing the kind of dynamic and unique lightshows that attract clients and generate referrals. Their far ranging seminar will cover a diverse range of topics, including DMX control with ShowXpress, alternative uses for lighting fixtures, uplighting trends, and framing key event moments with lighting.
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DJ Tips in under a minute: moving Serato cue points in internal mode


So you have made a mistake in placing a cue point in offline mode. You can either redo or just move the cue point to a different slot. Move your cursor over the cue point, press the left side of the mouse, and move the cue where ever you want to place it. For more videos from DJ Jay Brannan visit www.ProDJTV.com
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