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Meetings are Good for the Economy and Local Businesses

(StatePoint) The summer season of conferences, conventions, business meetings, incentive travel, tradeshows and exhibitions is in full swing -- and with it comes the positive impact to local businesses and economies.

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Sunday 07/13/2014
Commercial ventilation systems 101: What every restaurant kitchen needs
Posted: July 13, 2014

(BPT) - Running a restaurant or food service business is complex. Business owners need the right restaurant equipment to cool, cook and properly store food – but a safe and successful kitchen requires more than that. One of the most important pieces to keep a kitchen functioning smoothly, and the most necessary to obtain proper permits is having the right commercial ventilation system.

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5 things you can't forget when you're catering on the go
Posted: July 13, 2014

(BPT) - Providing warm, delicious food to customers on location is one of the food service industry’s greatest challenges. If you are a restaurateur, caterer, baker or owner of a mobile food stand, you understand how difficult it is to transport and deliver quality food that maintains proper temperatures and the taste your customers deserve.

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Tuesday 07/08/2014
Learn why 3D printing may not be a viable alternative for stamping and machining
Updated: July 09, 2014 - 1:32 am

(BPT) - If your project requires high quality, tight tolerance manufactured specialty washers, shims, seals, gaskets or spacers, you may be interested in exploring your options with 3D printing. This process is the new craze in parts manufacturing and while 3D printing is generating a lot of interest, traditional specialty stamping manufacturers offer customers some very real advantages over 3D printers when it comes to parts that have been traditionally stamped or in some cases machined.

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Monday 06/16/2014
How to Network Your Way to a Great New Job
Updated: June 17, 2014 - 1:35 am

(StatePoint) When it comes to getting a job or doing business, social media and other forms of electronic communication are a great networking tool, however, there will never be a substitute for communicating face-to-face.

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Fishing for Answers to the Perils of the Open Seas
Updated: June 17, 2014 - 1:35 am

(NewsUSA) - While the movie "Captain Phillips" made for good entertainment, it highlighted a small sampling of the dangers fishing vessels and cargo ships face when traversing the open seas. With the help of advanced technology, the seas are becoming a little safer.

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Wednesday 06/04/2014
FCC Doublespeak: Diversity, African-American Broadcast Ownership Snubbed
Updated: June 05, 2014 - 1:35 am

(NewsUSA) - On March 31, 2014, the FCC voted to slam the door shut on an important gateway to enhancing localism, viewpoint diversity and opportunities in broadcast television ownership. It did so by ruling for the first time that when a TV station provides sales and marketing support for another station in the same market under a Joint Sales Agreement ("JSA"), that station will be deemed the "owner" of the other station for regulatory purposes.

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Wednesday 05/28/2014
American CurrentSee: A New Publication That Empowers the People
Updated: May 29, 2014 - 1:34 am

(NewsUSA) - America used to be considered a superpower -- a place where dreams were made. While, globally, it is still considered a great nation, there is no arguing that its image has become tarnished as of late, and it's citizens a little more tired.

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Friday 05/09/2014
This Small Business Week: Don’t Neglect Your Online Presence
Updated: May 10, 2014 - 1:31 am

(StatePoint) If you own a small business, you know that online visibility is one of the keys to success. And these days, harnessing the Web is crucial to any marketing plan.

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