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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.

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March 21, 2011
Have you heard of a virtual trade show? Your chance to attend one is coming up on May 4, when the free Tech ManufactureXPO will be held from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (ET).
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March 14, 2011
According to a recent report, the U.S. needs to encourage vocational education as a viable alternative to a college education. Do you consider college to be a prerequisite to success, or should kids be pointed toward vocational schools to learn job skills?
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March 7, 2011
In last week’s CI CyberNews CyberPoll, we asked readers if rising gasoline costs are affecting their businesses. Do you agree with their responses?
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March 1, 2011
The head of the International Monetary Fund recently suggested that a global reserve currency “would limit the extent to which the international monetary system as a whole depends on the policies and conditions of a single, albeit dominant, country.” Would you support an alternative to the U.S. dollar?
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February 22, 2011
According to a recent report from The Industrial Research Institute, 53% of medium to large U.S. companies are forecasting an increase in their R&D budgets.
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February 14, 2011
In last week’s CI CyberNews CyberPoll, we asked readers about the affect that the civil unrest in Egypt might have on oil prices.
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February 7, 2011
Last week’s CI CyberNews CyberPoll focused on productivity. Where are you most productive?
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Focus on R&D

February 3, 2011
We focus on research and development in this month’s issue of Ceramic Industry.
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January 31, 2011
In last week’s CI CyberNews CyberPoll, we asked if readers agree with Ben Bernanke’s statement that “things have stopped getting worse and are getting a little better” for U.S. small businesses.
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January 24, 2011
In last week’s CI CyberNews CyberPoll, we asked about wintery weather conditions. Does your company have plans in place for weather-related disasters?
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