Articles by Susan Sutton

U.S. Dollar Down, Exports Up?

August 11, 2008
The value disparity can make the cost of goods from U.S. manufacturers look very attractive to foreign companies.
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Keeping Up with the Joneses

August 7, 2008
I guess I’m just not that competitive-minded in general, but it seems like all of that jockeying for position would be exhausting.
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SME is Looking for Innovative Manufacturing Techniques

August 6, 2008
The Society of Manufacturing Engineers has issued a call for nominations for its 2009 Innovations That Could Change the Way You Manufacture listing.
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Be Our Guest

August 5, 2008
Your views and experiences can be valuable resources for the industry.
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Look on the Bright Side

August 4, 2008
I’m sure we’ve all seen the same news reports about lessened rates of traffic accidents and fatalities. If that’s not good news, I’m not sure what qualifies.
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INSIDE CI: Focus on the Positive

July 31, 2008
The monthly roundup from Editor-in-Chief Susan Sutton.
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PSA: Host a Foreign Exchange Student

July 31, 2008
To be perfectly honest, my reasons for sharing this with you are not altogether altruistic.
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President Signs Housing Bill: Is Relief in Sight?

July 30, 2008
New housing legislation signed today by President Bush is certainly cause for hope.
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Extreme Home Debacle

July 29, 2008
Let’s face it, these folks weren’t the only ones taken unawares by the extreme housing downturn that has befallen the U.S. this year.
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Is Outsourcing the Answer?

July 28, 2008
The question, of course, is “How can my company save money and remain competitive in this increasingly difficult economy?”
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