Chapter 18Finance

Why Do I Need to Understand? Can’t You Just Pay Me?

I can see your look very clearly as you opened the book to this page. Unless your brain is wired a certain way, your eyes start to glaze over as we enter into the realm of financial models and economic food chains.

You have visions of your freshly pressed suit and your well-written open to the show, or the call for the game-winning home run/touchdown/shot/goal. Or, you have been practicing your camera skills with pans/zooms/tilts, or how to organize clips, run the switcher, make the opening graphic or mic up the coach for the interview. In your mind you have signed all the tax papers, direct deposit is ready to go, and you have already earmarked the take-home pay from the ...

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