Enterprise; Hard Sell, Soft Sell
More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email email@example.com.
Undigitized item: Request Digitization
Untranscribed item: Request Transcription
- Hard Sell, Soft Sell
- Program Number
- Series Description
Hosted by Eric Sevareid. ENTERPRISE's pioneering use of the "case study" approach to business documents high level decisions as they are taking place in the executive boardrooms. ENTERPRISE deliberately shows decision making processes as they occur. Business is treated as a human endeavor rather than an economic phenomenon. It goes beyond the statistics and charts to show real people making critical decisions and then bearing the consequences. ENTERPRISE benefits from the expertise of the Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration (as Harvard professors act as advisors to each program.) Ex Prod: Zvi Dor-Ner / Each individual episode has different producer Series release date: 10/1981
- Program Description
Hosted by Eric Sevareid. EP take s a look at a variety of approaches to the fine art of selling by examining salespeople in action. It features different salespeople representing a wide variety of products - from automobiles to high-tech equipment to "marital aids". Each salesperson reveals personal tricks of the selling trade, pointing our how success depends on the right combination of product and personality.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Chicago: “Enterprise; Hard Sell, Soft Sell,” 06/25/1984, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed March 27, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4A127E54C4564C6B94EF64E8FBE55E04.
- MLA: “Enterprise; Hard Sell, Soft Sell.” 06/25/1984. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. March 27, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4A127E54C4564C6B94EF64E8FBE55E04>.
- APA: Enterprise; Hard Sell, Soft Sell. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4A127E54C4564C6B94EF64E8FBE55E04