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Editor's Blog
Susan Sutton, Editor-in-Chief, Integrated Media, discusses topics ranging from pressing industry issues and news to more general information regarding the economy, the housing crunch and more. Site visitors are encouraged to post comments, start a discussion and help build dialogue.

Survey Says!
Kelsey Seidler, Associate Editor, shares results from our weekly CI CyberNews reader polls.

How Cool is That?

April 14, 2009
GE recently developed a digital hologram to help promote its Smart Grid wind turbine technology.
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Survey Says!

April 13, 2009
The CI CyberNews CyberPoll last week asked about job furloughs. Of the total respondents, just 20% have not been affected, while the majority (56%) know someone whose job had been furloughed.
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Happy Easter (or, Please Enjoy the Chocolate)

April 10, 2009
Whatever your religious convictions, the upcoming weekend must be cause for celebration.
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Communicate Your Green Message to Consumers

April 8, 2009
I recently received a press release from Mohawk Industries (parent of Dal-Tile) that included Mohawk's 10 Tips to Green Your Home.
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Survey Says!

April 6, 2009
An increase in growth initiative spending is expected by 26.7% of survey participants, while 6.7% expect their company’s spending for growth initiatives to decrease this year.
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CI's April Issue is Now Online!

April 2, 2009
Feature article topics range from thermocouples and best drying practices to tile packaging, sintered silicon carbide and sustainable design.
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Please "Fool" Responsibly

April 1, 2009
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 $$$

March 31, 2009
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!

March 30, 2009
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?

March 27, 2009
I came across an article today that says we shouldn’t yell anymore, about anything. Imagine my dismay.
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