WorldCat Identities

Caldwell, Sara C.

Works: 51 works in 97 publications in 1 language and 3,265 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Short films  Periodicals  Low budget films  Instructional films  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, E
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Sara C Caldwell
Jumpstart your awesome film production company by Sara C Caldwell( )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book covers the pros and cons of starting a film production company, the importance of contacts, working with investors, finding your niche, marketing strategies and includes examples of production companies
Planning your business : research, goals, and business plans( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old saying, "People don't plan to fail, they fail to plan," rings especially true when it comes to creating a company. This video helps aspiring business owners plan to succeed, with advice from veteran entrepreneurs on clarifying goals, identifying the strengths and weaknesses of a potential enterprise, and establishing a realistic pathway to prosperity. Challenging the viewer to take a serious look at his or her own ability to take risks, manage an organization, and go toe-to-toe with competitors, the program offers insight into market exploration, determining a viable market niche, gauging the level of need for a product or service, learning about one's customer base, and deciding on the most appropriate business structure. Writing a detailed and comprehensive business plan is also a major topic
Internet research : what's credible?( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the Internet, it's incredibly easy, and fast, to research a topic with a few simple keystrokes. But it's also incredibly easy to end up with unreliable and non-credible information that makes your research efforts fruitless. With an overwhelming abundance of options after doing an Internet search, how can you tell which results are reliable? In this video, viewers will learn strategies for narrowing down results and honing in on credible sources of information online. Experts such as college professors and media librarians offer advice, while students share their own experiences. A special section on one of today's most popular research sites-Wikipedia-investigates whether it's trustworthy or not for academic or professional use."--Container
Managing assets and payroll( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assets and payroll are critical components of the accounting process and essential for any business to succeed. After watching this video, viewers will understand the managing of assets, which are resources owned by a company that help with its operations and can be converted to cash, and the managing of payroll-salaries, wages, bonuses and commissions, overtime pay, payroll taxes and costs, employer-paid benefits, and profit-sharing plans. Sections include: Tangible and Intangible Assets, Asset Accounts, Grouping Assets, Depreciation, Payroll Accounting, and The Matching Principle for Payroll Accounting. A graphic design firm and a software company serve as examples. A Films for the Humanities & Sciences/MotionMasters Coproduction
Managing inventory( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inventory can include products that a company makes and sells, products that it purchases and resells, and products that it sells on consignment. Through this video, viewers will learn how companies manage their goods as illustrated by a consignment shop, a large grocery store, a hardware store, a construction company, a chemical plant, a jewelry store, a gas station, and a boutique clothing store. Sections include: Types of Inventory, Inventory Assessment and Systems, Costing Methods, Costing Methods in Action, Specific Identification Method of Inventory Costing, Conservatism and Inventory, and Inventory Adjustments and Estimates. A Films for the Humanities & Sciences/MotionMasters Coproduction
Accounting basics and definitions( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What do GAAP and OCBOA mean? What are revenues, expenses, assets, and liabilities? What are the stages of the accounting cycle? This video answers those questions and many others as it introduces viewers to the process of accounting as illustrated by a cupcake shop and a medical clinic. Sections include: Importance of Accurate Accounting, Basic Accounting Terms, Financial Reporting, Income Statements, Balance Sheets: Assets, Balance Sheets: Liabilities and Owner Equity, and Statements of Cash Flows. A Films for the Humanities & Sciences/MotionMasters Coproduction
Barriers to communication and how to overcome them( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A closed door, an exasperated expression, a noisy workstation, a cultural misunderstanding-all of these are examples of "noise," a general term for anything that gets in the way of effective communication. The key to overcoming communication barriers is to be able to identify and understand them. This program explains the various types of noise and details specific examples of physical, organizational, emotional, nonverbal, cultural, language-related or written barriers. Through expert interviews and creative vignettes, the video offers solutions to overcoming these common communication barriers
So you want to be a screenwriter : how to face the fears and take the risks by Sara C Caldwell( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Splatter flicks : how to make low budget horror films by Sara C Caldwell( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features dozens of detailed interviews with directors, producers, F/X pros, and more? Horror movies get better distribution deals?so they're great for independent filmmakers? Entertaining and informative, packed with insightful and sometimes hilarious anecdotes. Everyone who's ever longed to make their very own horror movie needs a copy of Splatter Flicks, a comprehensive guide that shows aspiring filmmakers exactly how today's most successful creators of horror finance, produce, and market their films. Interviews with the creative geniuses behind such low-budget moneymakers as Dead S
Common Childhood Illnesses( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addresses common childhood illnesses such as, ear infections, common colds, mumps, tonsillitis, appendicitis, chicken pox, fevers, asthma, croup, measles, German measles, meningitis, diarrhea, and constipation, their symptoms, possible at home and professional medical treatments, and how to decide if a doctor should be consulted
Writing for results : the winning written report by Dorothy R Johnson( Visual )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaches step-by-step procedures for writing reports. Emphasizes the need for report-writing skills in all professions. Explains to students "the more responsibility you have in your job, the more reports you have to write."
Constructive communications : talking your way to success( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces four steps for successful verbal communication. Discusses the effect you want to achieve, understanding your audience, knowing your subject matter, and how to best present yourself. Using live scenarios, this video emphasizes the importance of effective speaking in various life situations
Teen dads' point of view( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an in-depth look at how young men deal with sex, birth control, and the pregnancy of a girlfried. It also discusses how society is changing the way it deals with teen fathers. Takes a look at teen pregnancy, its costs to society, young mothers and the children that are born out of teen sex, and how young men are or are not dealing with this issue. Interviews with professionals present the facts about what happens when someone gets pregnant
May I help you? commendable customer service( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaches entry level workers how to provide good customer service by maintaining a good attitude, projecting positive body language, using the correct tone of voice, and developing rapport with the customer. Also explains and demonstrates proven techniques to placate angry customers who populate the nightmares and daily life of front line personnel
Common childhood injuries( Visual )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaches viewers how to care for minor emergencies and how to prevent serious ones from getting worse before medical help arrives. Also includes practical suggestions for keeping the home safe
"You're the boss"( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Designed for anyone weighing the decision to launch a business, as well as those who want to push full-steam ahead, this five-part series provides inspiration and nuts-and-bolts guidance on building a thriving company. Business experts and successful entrepreneurs shed light on a wide range of issues--from branding and marketing to managing employees to long-range planning."--Container
Finding Your Customers : Marketing and Advertising Your Business( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Packed with advice from experienced entrepreneurs, this video highlights smart ways to generate recognition for a start-up business. Topics include the need for targeted messaging that connects with the customer base, effective website building and development, networking through community involvement, business referral or liaising with other firms, and small-scale advertisihg based on repetition rather than splash"--Container
Digital Communication Skills : Dos and Don'ts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From texting to email to video calls, digital technology has transformed how we communicate with each other. But in formal situations like at work or in school, which forms of communications are appropriate, and when? Viewers of this video, especially digital natives, may be surprised to discover that communicating isn't just about sharing information--it's creating it--and that the ways in which emails, texts or voice messages are composed and conveyed may make the difference in impressing or disappointing an employer or co-worker. Even for late adopters of digital technology, this video has important points on what you should do--and what you don't want to do--when it comes to email, texting, video-conferencing and using the phone for business calls or voice mail."--Container
Reading, Writing, and Revolvers : Coping with Teenage Violence( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides students with specific skills they can apply if confronted with violence on or near school campuses
Play it safe : making playtime safe for your child( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video provides explanations of manufacturers' labels, how to test toys for safety and how to decide what toys are safe for children of different ages ; how to childproof indoor and outdoor play areas and what to do to keep visits to friends and relatives safe. Also informs care providers about pool safety, bicycle safety, and playground safety
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Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.09 for Jumpstart ... to 0.41 for So you wan ...)

So you want to be a screenwriter : how to face the fears and take the risks
So you want to be a screenwriter : how to face the fears and take the risksSplatter flicks : how to make low budget horror films
Alternative Names
Caldwell, Sarah C.

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