#MondayMotivation: I’ve Got Non-Math-Person Cred

Looking for a little #MondayMotivation? We’re pulling out past stories that are still just as relevant today. Here’s a pearl from Jim: My Dear Aunt Sally.

I don’t have an Aunt Sally.

That was just my way to get you to start reading this before I tell you that I’m going to talk about math …

But before you click “back” or shriek in Wicked Witch-like horror when doused with water, know that I majored in English in college! I wrote a thesis about Frankenstein. I like T. S. Eliot.

I’ve got non-math-person cred.

So stick with me. If you’re a live entertainment marketer and you’re math-phobic, I’m going to tell you something you need to hear, but, like the sting of a vaccine shot, it’ll only hurt for a second and then be really good for you.

My Dear Aunt Sally stands for “Multiplication, Division, Addition and Subtraction.” And if you can multiply, divide, add and subtract, you can do 99% of the math that you need to do in order to be an effective live entertainment ticket sales marketer.

And the other 1% you can have somebody else do. …

Check out the rest of Jim’s post: My Dear Aunt Sally.

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