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Free webinar: Is your workforce legal?
Mike Molino RV Learning Center
Every business is required to hire and maintain a legal workforce, but figuring out employment eligibility can be difficult. E-Verify, the free web-based service from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Social Security Administration (SSA), makes it easy to quickly confirm a new hire’s eligibility. More than a million worksites across the nation use E-Verify. Learn how to use it during a free webinar from the Mike Molino RV Learning Center on Thursday, July 9, at noon ET. Webinars are provided by RVDA’s strategic partner KPA.
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'Going RV' TV series returns tonight on GAC
BroadwayWorld.com
Great American Country (GAC) sets out on the open road once again with new episodes of the cable network’s original series “Going RV.” The program, which gained a fast following with its October 2014 preview, tracks families on their quest to find the perfect RV for their highway adventures. “Going RV” returns to the network with 12 new half-hour shows beginning tonight, July 8, at 10 and 10:30 p.m. ET/PT with back-to-back episodes.
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RV rentals help contain vacation costs
KTVA-TV (Anchorage, AK)
Family fun expert Erin Kirkland of AKontheGo.com urges summer travelers to consider trading in the car and hotel rooms for a rental RV. “What people need to remember is that if they rent an RV, they’re bundling in meals, they’re bundling in lodging, and bundling in transportation,” says Kirkland. For those who worry about driving a large vehicle, Corbin Sawyer with RVRA member Great Alaskan Holidays says RVs are more manageable to handle than ever.
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Drew Industries announces exclusive distribution agreement with Furrion Limited
PR Newswire
Drew Industries subsidiary Lippert Components has entered a six-year exclusive distribution and supply agreement with Furrion Limited, which supplies LED televisions and sound systems, nav systems, kitchen appliances, and other components to the RV industry. Furrion began selling to the industry in 2009 and within five years had sales exceeding $35 million.
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Dealer says RV sales rising with help from millennials
Daily Press (Hampton Roads, VA)
RV owners aren't just retirees anymore. The majority of RVDA member Dixie RV Superstore's business comes from younger couples, says general manager Dennis Dalheim. One difference with millennials is that they do their research online before coming to the dealership, know what they want, and are looking for a deal on the price. And millennials make up a large chunk of the increase in his rental business this year, says Dalheim. The younger generation likes to rent units to attend music festivals.
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Sneak peek: 2016 Ram Laramie Limited 4x4s
Pickuptrucks.com
The biggest news for the 2016 Ram 3500 is that the latest generation of 6.7-liter inline six-cylinder Cummins option now produces a class-leading 900 pounds-feet of torque, and there are a few other details that have changed, including aggressive new styling.
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Retro trailer accommodations and Oregon wines? It's a vintage vacation
Los Angeles Times
You can enjoy a vintage Oregon wine inside a vintage, cozy, trailer. The Willamette Valley’s most unusual accommodations just may be the Vintages Trailer Resort, which recently added three new-but-retro trailers. They’re not nearly as spartan as they were 50 or 60 years ago — each has been renovated to include queen beds, modern kitchenettes and bathrooms with combination tub-showers.
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The 'Dream Machine' Airstream trailer pop up shop heads to the Hamptons
Design & Trend
A pop up shop unlike any other is off to the beach. This summer, a renovated Airstream trailer, the "Dream Machine," designed by Suchi Reddy and Sara Meltzer of weR2 studio, will be offering high-end designer housewares in a vacation bastion of the rich and famous. "'The Dream Machine' is all about extending the art and design worlds, and in this case we're reaching the Hamptons," says Meltzer.
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5 secrets of employee retention
Metlife
Great employees are the lifeblood of any small business. And as the job market accelerates, even happy workers may be tempted to explore whether the grass is greener at another company. Losing employees should be a concern for small businesses, not least because of the cost — a study from the Center for American Progress estimated that replacing a worker costs, on average, 20 percent of the worker’s annual salary.
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How to harvest the power of bloggers in 5 steps
By Emma Fitzpatrick
Blogs are the new-media equivalent of the country's top newspapers. In fact, shoppers trust bloggers more than journalists, according to a recent study. That trust leads to sales — 23 percent of consumers say they buy an item because of a blogger's recommendation. Find out what bloggers can do for your brand.
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