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Joy of Giving Something, Inc

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Works: 43 works in 55 publications in 1 language and 756 library holdings
Classifications: TR655, 779.092
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Spotlight on careers in travel and hospitality ( )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of Fortune's Most Admired Companies, jetBlue is dedicated to bringing humanity back to air travel. And HK Hotels, family-owned and -operated accommodations infused with charm and Old World service, has been featured in Conde Nast Traveler and Travel + Leisure. In section one of this program, Eric Brinker tells how he overcame severe dyslexia to become jetBlue's Director of Brand Management and Customer Experience, while in section two, Henry Kallan, President and owner of HK Hotels in New York City, recalls how he emigrated from the former Czechoslovakia at the age of 21 and got his humble start in the hotel industry as a busboy
Witness number seven by Todd Hido ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Transvest by Yuki Onodera ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spotlight on careers in food ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cato Corner Farm in Connecticut produces handmade gourmet cheeses prized by the upscale Blue Hill restaurants in New York. Section one of this program introduces viewers to the art and craft of cheese-making through the experiences of the mother/son team of Elizabeth MacAlister and Mark Gilman, who talk about the joys and challenges of their business as they demonstrate how they make and market their cheeses. In section two, Dan Barber-one of America's top chefs and owner of the Blue Hill restaurants-explains why he became a chef, how he ended up owning two restaurants, and why he's so enthusiastic about using locally grown foods
Spotlight on careers in fitness and sports ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cindy Sites was a ballet dancer; Ray Anderson played football and baseball in college. Section one of this program focuses on Sites' success as owner of Go Figure Fitness, a small chain of studios where she and her staff teach her Figure Method-a combination of Pilates, yoga, and classical ballet technique. Section two tracks the career of Anderson from Stanford University and Harvard Law School, to sports agent to the likes of the Colts' Tony Dungy and the Cardinals' Dennis Green, to Executive Vice President of the Atlanta Falcons, to Vice President of NFL Operations
Spotlight on careers in housing and real estate ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Before he opened his own construction company, Ted Herz worked in the chemical industry. And Arnold Penner, head of his own multimillion-dollar real estate development/investment business in New York City, started out as a car salesman. In section one of this program, Herz discusses his frustrations in the corporate world, how he turned his home remodeling hobby into a full-fledged career, and the kinds of things that have to be considered when dealing with so many projects and clients. In section two, Penner talks about the appeal of real estate and how hard work has paid off for him as he tours viewers through several of his NYC properties
Careers in food ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces students to real people who have found satisfaction in their careers, overcame challenges and uncertainties along the way. Spotlights a mother and son team, Elizabeth MacAlister and Mark Gilman, who talk about the business and marketing of handmade gourmet cheeses. Dan Barber explains why he became a chef, how he ended up owning two restaurants and why he uses locally grown food
Photojournalisms by Ed Kashi ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Careers in technology ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces students to real people who have found satisfaction in their careers, overcoming challenges and uncertainties along the way. Spotlights Geoffrey Ballard, who developed the environmentally clean, zero emission Ballard fuel cell, and Bob Mason & Jeremy Allaire, who founded Brightcove, a direct-to-Internet TV service
Careers in medicine ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces students to real people who have found satisfaction in their careers, overcoming challenges and uncertainties along the way. Spotlights Dr. Swayam Sadanandan, her dedication to treating sickle cell anemia patients and her efforts to provide social services to patients and their families. Also spotlights Michele Speer, RN, breast cancer survivor and Nurse coordinator and her mission to provide support, education and advocacy for each of her cancer patients
Careers in science ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces students to real people who have found satisfaction in their careers, overcame challenges and uncertainties along the way. Spotlights Donna Shirley a small town girl with keen interest in flying has made a career for herself at NASA where she is a project engineer for the Cassini mission to Saturn and head of the Mars Exploration Program. Ira Hellman, a music major who ended with degrees in cell biology and human genetics and become Vice President of Oncology at Genentech and professor at Yale University
Careers in sports business ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces students to real people who have found satisfaction in their careers, overcame challenges and uncertainties along the way. Spotlights Eric Brinker, tells how he overcame severe dyslexia to become jetBlue's director of Brand Management and Customer Experience. Henry Kallan, president and owner of HK Hotels in New York city recalls how he emigrated from Czechoslovakia at the age of 21 and got his start in the travel industry as a bus boy
Careers in the arts ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces students to real people who have found satisfaction in their careers, overcoming challenges and uncertainties along the way. Spotlights Jacques d́Amboise, a famous classical dancer and founder of the National Dance Institute, which exposes inner-city school children to the magic and discipline of dance. Also discusses Andre Andreev and Dan Covert, graphic designer for many of the MTV's premier award shows and founders of the graphic design shop Dress Code
American beauty the work of Stephen Shore ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to the work of American photographer Stephen Shore. Features footage of Shore at work and includes Shore's comments on photography
Careers in education ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces students to real people who have found satisfaction in their work"Gaston Caperton overcame dyslexia to become the Governor of West Virginia and President of the College Board--provider of the SAT, AP exams, and CLEP tests. In section one of the program, Caperton explains how his struggle with dyslexia fueled his dedication to the promotion of education. In section two, Virginia Jose, an art educator at South Bronx Preparatory School and a practicing professional artist, discusses what teaching means to her. She also shares whay art is so important to her--a message she also strives to communicate to her more than 120 students each week"--Container
The observer observed ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ongoing series of documentary videos in DVD format, this project showcases photographers at work and in conversation. It allows photographers to explain, in their own words, their interests, motivations and goals
Careers in housing & real estate ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces students to real people who have found satisfaction in their careers, overcame challenges and uncertainties along the way. Spotlights Ted Herz who discusses how he turned his home remodeling hobby into a full-fledged career, and the things that have to be considered when dealing with many clients and projects. Ted Penner talks about the appeal of real estate and how hard work has paid off for him
[Night studio] by Todd Hido ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ongoing series of documentary videos in DVD format, this project showcases photographers at work and in conversation. 25 discs available March 2008. It allows photographers to explain, in their own words, their interests, motivations and goals
Head in the clouds the photography of Jerry Uelsmann by Jerry Uelsmann ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ongoing series of documentary videos in DVD format, this project showcases photographers at work and in conversation. 25 discs available March 2008. It allows photographers to explain, in their own words, their interests, motivations and goals
Half light by Michael Kenna ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ongoing series of documentary videos in DVD format, this project showcases photographers at work and in conversation. 25 discs available March 2008. It allows photographers to explain, in their own words, their interests, motivations and goals
 
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