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Seeing customers can make chefs feel more appreciated, more satisfied with their jobs, and more willing to exert effort.

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As a business coach for speakers, Jane Atkinson has helped unknowns become in-demand keynoters — and she has a few ideas about how to ensure your speakers connect with your audience.

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