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Greenspan: Modest economic recovery 'in a pause'
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Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan says he thinks the economy is having a modest recovery, but right now there's a "pause" in that recovery, so it feels like a "quasi-recession." Greenspan says long-term unemployment is pulling the economy apart even though large banks are doing much better and large companies are in excellent shape. Greenspan predicts that unemployment will remain where it is, hovering around 9.5 percent, for the rest of the year. More

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5 great questions to ask vendors
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How easy are you to fool? Most of us tend to consider ourselves savvy professionals. After all, if you own a business, you clearly have some level of aptitude when it comes to the business world around you. Yet there are still situations where we may end up taken in, tricked, misled, or just plain romanced. The problem is, all around in the world there will always be some new technology or feature that could help change your business. More

How to optimize your site for search
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Even companies that do big business online struggle to be noticed by Google users. The Web, after all, is home to some 120 million Internet domains and tens of billions of indexed pages. But every company, big or small, can draw more Google traffic by using search-engine optimization — SEO, for short. More

WildSideSalmon anounces expansion in New Zealand & USA

FDA approved facilities will produce the NEW line of WildSide treats including Kangaroo, Lamb and Salmon. All the treats are RAW, Grain Free and 100% Natural.
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California bill requires pet insurers to indicate what policies cover, exclude
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A few years ago, Bay Area resident Gary Lucks was grieving over the loss of his beloved 10-year-old dog, Bodie, when he got the veterinarian bill in the mail. He owed $5,000. Lucks was stunned. Most of the procedures performed during his dog’s last days were covered by his health insurance. At least that is what he thought. He was wrong. More

Cerebral palsy individuals benefit from kitten therapy
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The Washington Humane Society has teamed up with United Cerebral Palsy of Washington D.C. and Northern Virginia to provide therapy assistance animals for UCP individuals. Kittens from the WHS Therapy Live-in Cats program currently live at the UCP facilities, where cerebral palsy individuals go for treatment. The TLC kittens provide emotional and physical therapy, helping patients improve their motor and sensory skills by being lovable pets. More



New product development for future petfood markets
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Innovation has become a key business process and is seen as essential for business growth and development. "The aim of the innovation/new product development process is to start with a collection of many ad-hoc ideas and finish with a selection of a few defined ideas to present to the market place," explained John Adams of Adams Developments in his Petfood Forum 2009 presentation on new product development. More
 
 
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