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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, Managing Editor, shares results from our weekly CI CyberNews reader polls.

Survey Says!

Last week, we asked CI CyberNews readers to share the challenges their businesses are facing in terms of personnel, raw materials and regulations. Here's what they had to say.
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Survey Says!

In last week’s CI CyberNews CyberPoll, we asked respondents to share the challenges their businesses are facing in terms of energy costs, health care costs and fair trade impediments. Here's what they had to say.
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Check out the Digital Edition!

The CI website will continue to feature each issue’s print content, including feature articles, case studies, columns and more. In addition, each issue is now also available as a complete digital edition!
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Survey Says!

Most of the poll respondents (75%) are familiar with IFRS, while only half (50%) think that the U.S. should adopt the standards.
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Embracing Lean

If they hadn’t before, the worldwide recession has prompted many companies to explore the potential benefits of lean manufacturing.
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Survey Says!

The majority of CI CyberNews CyberPoll respondents (62.2%) are encouraged by the June increase in new home sales, though some appear to be at least somewhat skeptical.
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Survey Says!

The CI CyberNews CyberPoll last week focused on the proposed government health insurance plan. Most respondents (79.2%) do not think that the government plan can coexist with private insurance. Do you agree?
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Reminder: August/September Issue Will Mark Our Digital Debut

Downloadable, printable and fully searchable, digital editions offer yet another vehicle for CI to deliver outstanding content to help our readers succeed.
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Survey Says!

Last week’s CI CyberNews CyberPoll focused on Wal-Mart’s announcement that it will require manufacturer-provided eco-ratings on all of the products it sells.
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LinkedIn Group Reaches Milestone

Our group on LinkedIn has topped the 200-member mark! Thank so much to everyone who has joined and is participating in the group.
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