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Front Leaning Rest Presentation at American Legion Post 526 Meeting

The following topic will be addressed in this post: Front Leaning Rest: Entrepreneurship for Veterans My social entrepreneurship venture has a working title of Front Leaning Rest (FLR). In this venture, I promote entrepreneurship with veterans. Former military personnel have … Continue reading

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I Can See the Future and It Has Value

The following topic will be addressed in this post: How do managers use the concepts of Present Value and Future Values? Managers of firms study many concepts and must make many decisions based upon their academic knowledge and their business … Continue reading

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Repatriate Me!

The following topic will be addressed in this post: Multinational firms have billions of dollars in profits from their operations outside of the United Sates. They are requesting relief from the 35% tax burden in order to return those funds … Continue reading

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Appreciating Depreciation

The following topics will be addressed in this post: The concept of depreciation. The components of depreciation. Techniques to record depreciation. Capital investment signals economic growth. When firms make long-term asset acquisitions, the financial implications are communicated through a concept … Continue reading

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Commodity Prices on the Rise

The following topic will be addressed in this post: The impact of rising commodity prices on business. Commodity prices are on the rise. Some industrial and agricultural products have reached record highs. Commodity prices are global so they affect all … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Betrayal of American Prosperity by Clyde Prestowitz

This post will be a review of the book The Betrayal of American Prosperity by Clyde Prestowitz. Not Made in the USA We hear incessant reports about the demise of manufacturing in America. Moreover, we constantly see jobs outsourced, trade … Continue reading

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Composting: Best Practices

The following topic will be addressed in this post: In some respects, composting is the easiest process in the world: you place trash in a pile and let it rot. On the other hand, composting for commercial sale involves precision … Continue reading

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Local Business Leader Interview: C. Smith, Composter

Interview with Compost Producer C. Smith Origins Ms. Smith was a rancher and sent her manure as an input to a composter in the region. Initially, she passively learned the composting process through her interactions with the composter. She became … Continue reading

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22 The International

The following topic will be addressed in this post: If there were a market for it, would you consider entering an international market for a product/service which you offered in your own enterprise? Why or why not? International commerce. Would … Continue reading

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20 Hell’s Kitchen

The following topic will be addressed in this post: Discuss an example which you have experienced or witnessed where quality control gone awry. The Relentless Pursuit of Perfection– Lexus tagline Top businesspeople understand the negative effects of mistakes and waste … Continue reading

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