Science Can Make Your Meetings Awesome

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Steven Rogelberg, author, 'The Surprising Science of Meetings.'
Why This Matters: Scientific research provides insight on how to improve a common activity typically taken for granted – the meeting. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager There are 55 million meetings a day in the U.S. and a majority of them are effective – at least in the eyes of those leading them. People’s perceptions …

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ASC Supporting Local Creative Individuals and Cultural Nonprofits

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Nicholas Napoletano at work on his mural on the side of Aerial CLT. The mural was funded, in part, by an ASC Cultural Vision Grant.
Why This Matters: ASC grants reward deserving creatives and cultural organizations with financial assistance to pursue projects that build community, increase relevance and innovation and celebrate creative achievement. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager Supporting creative individuals and nonprofit arts, science and history organizations is the heart of ASC’s work to ensure access to an excellent and …

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Cultural Experiences to Look Forward to in 2019

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Ben Levi Ross as 'Evan Hansen' and the Company of the First North American Tour of Dear Evan Hansen. Photo by Matthew Murphy. 2018 web
Why This Matters: In 2019, Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s cultural community will continue to provide relevant and innovative experiences that entertain, educate and bring people together. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager If you need something to look forward to in the New Year, check out what Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s arts and cultural community has in store. From world premieres and time-honored …

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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Cultural Groups Providing Access For All

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The Charlotte Symphony’s “Music For All” program allows community members with EBT cards to attend any symphony concert for $1 per ticket, best-available seating, beginning one hour prior to the performance.
Why This Matters: All Charlotte-Mecklenburg residents deserve access to Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s vibrant cultural community, regardless of ability to pay. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager Charlotte-Mecklenburg cultural organizations are continuing to ensure ticket costs don’t prevent residents from stepping through their doors. Several are providing low-cost admission to their venues and performances for families with EBT or …

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