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Professioni e mestieri
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We take a look at a number of different jobs — some in areas that you might not even think of. Artists, salespeople, and dubbers are among those who tell us about their careers.

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Professioni e mestieri - Cipriano Moneta - Country Manager - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy Milanese

An interview with Cipriano Moneta, the national manager of Xing Italy, a social network for professionals. He tells us why Xing is much more useful than Facebook, Twitter and MySpace.

Professioni e mestieri - Cipriano Moneta - Country Manager - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy Milanese

Interview with Cipriano Moneta, Italian Country Manager of XING. Moneta talks about his work on this start-up social network, and why it will succeed. Moneta worked for many years in recruitment and believes XING will be extremely useful for job hunters.

Professioni e mestieri - Kaleidoscopio, vetro artistico - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Kaleidoscopio is a family-owned business which one could define as an almost artistic business. In fact, they create objects, such as paintings, lamps, and panels in colored glass.

Professioni e mestieri - Kaleidoscopio, vetro artistico - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Kaleidoscopio is a Neapolitan company that sells its works through two shops, one in Rome and the other in Naples. Most of its business, however, is conducted at fairs and special events, where new collections are launched.

Professioni e mestieri - Il lavoro di Copywriter

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Andromeda tells us about her job as a copywriter. She explains what a copywriter does, and what kind of studies can help prepare you for this kind of job.

Professioni e mestieri - Silvia D'Onghia, giornalista

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Silvia is an editor (in real life) for Il Fatto Quotidiano (The Daily Event), a national newspaper with some special characteristics. Silvia tells us what kind of news she covers, and some of the problems she encounters.

Professioni e mestieri - Rivenditore per parrucchieri - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Yabla takes us to a shop specialized in beauty products. There's plenty of new vocabulary here!

Professioni e mestieri - Rivenditore per parrucchieri - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Antonella talks about her relationship with the people who come into the shop, especially older women who still care about being beautiful, and who are beautiful, inside and out.

Professioni e mestieri - Belle Arti -Tecniche di decorazione - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Tamara shows us how she turns out made-to-order boxes and embossed greeting cards in her Rome shop. Polvere di Fata is the shop's name and it means both fairy dust and crafting glitter. Tamara owns it together with her twin sister Tania, and their mother Cinzia.

Professioni e mestieri - Belle Arti -Tecniche di decorazione - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Tamara shows us the acrylic water-based paints that the family uses to decorate ornaments, frames, and masks, among other things.

Professioni e mestieri - Belle Arti -Tecniche di decorazione - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Tamara and Tania show some of the items that can be bought either unfinished or decorated in their shop. They demonstrate the use of glass paints and outline the steps used in decoupage.

Professioni e mestieri - Belle Arti -Una Busta Regalo - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Tamara shows us how to use a simple stencil to turn a plain paper bag into a gift package.

Professioni e mestieri - Belle Arti -Una Busta Regalo - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Tamara, with Tania's help, continues with the decoration of a gift bag. The glue and glitter technique can also be used on handbags or t-shirts.

Professioni e mestieri - Belle Arti - La pasta modellabile

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Tamara uses a synthetic modeling clay in her shop to make necklaces, personalized plaques, and much more. She uses a special kind of glue for this material.

Professioni e mestieri - il doppiaggio - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Dubbing has all sorts of uses, but certainly one of the most fascinating ones is making us believe an actor is speaking our language when we go to see a foreign film. Arianna takes us through the basic phases.

Professioni e mestieri - il doppiaggio - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Now that Arianna has explained what dubbing is, she demonstrates the dubbing process itself, using a video from Yabla English.

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