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What?? A ‘Magnificent 7′ Remake??

I do not usually care much for reboots.  There are exceptions.  The new Star Trek movie entries have been exciting.  But I was pretty skeptical about a Magnificent 7 remake.  I am such a huge fan of the original, that … Continue reading

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Quality and Customer Service Suffering

With the United States firmly entrenched in the post-industrial stage of socio-economic evolution, companies must place a greater emphasis on service offerings and customer service in general.  Here are two good examples of what they shouldn’t do, unless their goals … Continue reading

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Big Oil Financials – 3 Companies making $271 Million per day

2011, 1st quarter financials are in. Gas is near or over $4.00 per gallon. Royal Dutch Shell reports earnings of $6.9 Billion. That’s about $76 Million per day. How about our old friend Exxon? $10.65 Billion, or $117 Million per … Continue reading

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Disaster Relief for Japan

The world watches as the people of Japan, still trying to assess the damages, locate missing people, and count the dead from the devastating earthquakes and resulting tsunami, worry and wonder if a nuclear meltdown is imminent. There are many … Continue reading

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Writing for a Local Newspaper Publisher

I recently started writing articles for a publisher who puts out several newspapers local to our surrounding communities. The Davison Messenger, The Tri-County News, The Burton Banner, etc. Some of them were existing publications which he purchased, some are new … Continue reading

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Things are taking shape

I first started this blog mainly as a way to promote stories and articles I’ve written that are published elsewhere. Soon enough, I also started using it as a scratch-pad for thoughts and ideas related to work. Just the simple … Continue reading

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I-M your friends and the Red Cross gets paid

By clicking the “I’m Ready” link in the footer at the bottom of the sidebar and signing up for the I’m Ready program, every time you and your friends Instant Message each other, the Red Cross will get a portion … Continue reading

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