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EDITOR'S NOTE: Connecting educators and industry

EDITOR'S NOTE: Connecting educators  and industry

This month we bring you our take on President Barack Obama’s historic visit to South Dakota to deliver the commencement speech at Lake Area Technical Institute in Watertown.

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BUSINESS ADVICE: New or old

BUSINESS ADVICE: New or old

Most businesses must decide when to replace equipment or when to keep repairing what they already have.

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MANAGEMENT: Connecting remote teams

MANAGEMENT: Connecting remote teams

In today’s world, many companies have employees in multiple locations. Staying connected with your remote team members is always a challenge.

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CULTURE: Developing your company’s culture

CULTURE: Developing your company’s culture

Successful companies and consultants have said it over and over again: Positive company culture and engaged employees are essential to success.

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North Dakota’s second season

North Dakota’s second season

As the saying goes, North Dakota has two seasons: winter and construction.

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Every business has the need for some assets (inventory, furniture, computers, software, etc.) in order to support the enterprise.

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AFFORDABLE CARE ACT: New guidance delays small business ACA penalties

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The rules surrounding the Affordable Care Act are continually changing.

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SDSU research shows benefit of redesigned bridge component

SDSU research shows benefit of redesigned bridge component

A simple modification to precast girder design will add decades to the lifetime of new short-span bridges on secondary roads, according to research conducted in the Jerome J. Lohr Structures Lab at South Dakota State University.

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Cooperative long-term care

Cooperative long-term care

According to the Centers of Medicare & Medicaid Services, the demand for long-term care services will increase significantly in the next 30 years.

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TECHNOLOGY: The future of the Sanford Underground Research Facility

TECHNOLOGY: The future of the Sanford Underground Research Facility

In 2001, when the Homestake Mine in Lead closed, South Dakota lost one of its iconic businesses.

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EDUCATION PARTNERSHIPS:Shaping the Future: Tips for rewarding partnerships with schools

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It’s no secret: High-quality future employees and leaders come from engaged students.

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MERGERS: Making time for merging

At the end of 2014, Video Guidance, one of the nation’s premier video conferencing companies, merged with London-based BCS Global Networks Inc.

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BUSINESS ADVICE: Marginal business

BUSINESS ADVICE: Marginal business

To continuously grow a business, an organization often must approach and take on business that is outside the normal or standard business which has traditionally been it’s prime area of focus and sales.

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EDITOR'S NOTE: Curious about adventure

EDITOR'S NOTE: Curious about adventure

I recently had the pleasure of speaking with a middle school class in Fargo about how writers and editors apply the four “C”s - creativity, communication, collaboration and critical thinking - in our daily work

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CULTURE: The value of values

CULTURE: The value of values

To me, there are three kinds of companies when it comes to the importance of core values: 1) companies that haven’t defined any values, 2) companies that have values but they are just wall decorations in a conference room and 3) companies that incorporate their core values in everything they do.

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