Articles by Susan Sutton

Please "Fool" Responsibly

I wake up each and every year on April Fools Day with a feeling of deep trepidation. I don’t like surprises. Well, let me rephrase: It’s not very often that I like surprises.
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Shut Down Your PC and Save $$$

That constant energy conservation message during my formative years ensures that, to this day, I leave the lights off in rooms we’re not using.
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Survey Says!

Based on some of the respondents’ comments, the CI CyberNews CyberPoll from last week touched a few nerves.
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Friday Fun: What's an Angry Person to Do?

I came across an article today that says we shouldn’t yell anymore, about anything. Imagine my dismay.
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Vent that Kiln

Venting the kiln during firing can provide a number of benefits, including brighter colors and fewer defects.
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Green Building to Benefit from ARRA

Good news is on the horizon for manufacturers of green building materials.
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Survey Says!

Last week’s CI CyberNews CyberPoll asked if companies used outsourcing for various business functions.
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Friday Fun: Spring has Sprung!

I’ve always loved springtime, but this year in particular I find the sure progress of the seasons to be extremely reassuring.
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Small Businesses to Benefit from ARRA

Earlier this week, President Obama announced a number of measures targeted to helping small businesses weather the economic crisis.
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Survey Says!

The CI CyberNews CyberPoll for last week asked respondents if they believed that their business’ sales and ROI/profitability levels would ever return to pre-recession levels.
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