Marketplace PM for September 3, 2007

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CEO and chairman of the Bard

A chief executive's life can have its moments of high drama. That's why a training seminar uses Shakespeare to teach management lessons. Sean Cole has the story.
Posted In: Jobs

Just say no to your boss

It's one of the smallest words in the English language and probably the toughest to say to the boss. Dr. Dory Hollander is the founder of Wise Workplaces. She tells Tess Vigeland how to say no -- without losing your job.
Posted In: Jobs

Making a virtual impression

Golf has been a popular way to schmooze with the boss. But the workplace and the games we play are changing. Reporter Jane Lindholm thought it might be worth a shot at a new approach.
Posted In: Jobs

Don't stand out, stand together

Management gurus say the best way to get ahead at work is to just put yourself out there. But commentator Richard Conniff disagrees. He says workers are better off if they stand together, than stand out.
Posted In: Jobs

Another crazy boss

Stanley Bing has written several books about bosses. In his latest, the revised and updated "Crazy Bosses," he writes about the boss he knows all too well -- himself. He talks with Tess Vigeland.
Posted In: Books, Jobs

Some of NYC's cabbies plan strike

A group claiming to represent thousands of the city's licensed cabdrivers is planning a strike. Drivers are protesting a new high-tech system they say will cost them unnecessary time and money. Amy Scott reports.
Posted In: New York, Travel

U.S. workers lead in productivity

Encouraging news for Americans on this Labor Day: You can take it easy. You've earned the rest. A survey concludes you're the most productive workers on the planet. Stephen Beard reports.
Posted In: Jobs

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Licensed To Ill
Talkin Verve: Roots of Acid Jazz
Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols
Ultimate Collection
Let's Face It
Life Pursuit

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