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The Shrinking of the Middle Class in America

The Shrinking of the Middle Class in America Even as the economy is reported to be in ‘recovery’ we continue to hear about the long-term impact of the ‘Great Recession’ on the Middle Class, particularly that it is shrinking. Is … Continue reading

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Why You Should Franchise Your Business

As with any business model there are benefits and drawbacks. Franchising your business can lead to exponential growth if the benefits outweigh the drawbacks. Continue reading

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Geo-Targeting Your Website

Geo-Targeting Your Website We are all familiar with Google, Bing and other similar search engines getting in our heads, offering suggested searches based on just a few letters being entered in the search box… “did you mean…?” Sometimes it’s helpful, … Continue reading

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Newspaper Map – World Newspapers

Newspaper Map – Web Resource Okay news junkies and map geeks, check out this fabulous interactive website: www.newspapermap.com! Not only is it visually stunning, it is an excellent online tool for anyone interested in local news. The developers of the website, … Continue reading

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ISPCA Emergency Beacon System

The program is a satellite-based search and rescue (SAR) distress alert detection and information system, which ‘listens and watches’ for emergency beacon signals activated by aircraft, ships and backcountry hikers in distress. Continue reading

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