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10 Tips for Running a Successful DJ Business

By Stacy Zemon As the former owner of a full-service, tri-state multi-up with twenty-three DJs, I’ve learned a thing or two about what it takes to be successful in business. Here are 10 things you […]

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The Benefits of Volunteering

By Julie Oshins, “Play It Forward” Vol.un.teer.ing (n.) is generally considered an altruistic activity and is intended to promote good or improve human quality of life. In return, this activity produces a feeling of self-worth […]

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Make Every Day Game Day

By Doug Sandler, “Nice Guys Finish First” Do you ever get so caught up in being busy, you forget what you are actually striving to accomplish in your career, business and life? Because every day […]

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6 Ways to Master Distraction and Stay Focused

“The Monkey Brain” is a trending term used by pop psychologists to describe how our minds become easily distracted. During this time, we migrate away from important tasks because we have lost focus and are […]

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Dr. Proof’s Grammar Goofs

Guest Article by Brian Durio Attention! You have been magically transported back to English class with Dr. Proof, the grammar hawk of the DJ business. Dr. Proof’s Grammar Goof #1: “setup” or “set up”? This […]

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The Pros and Cons of Barter Networks

By Gregg Hollmann, “Party Professional” In this article, I discuss my experiences with bartering. Bartering refers to the trading of goods or services in lieu of a cash exchange. For example, I once entered into […]