Category Archives: Business

Matching capabilities to oversight

I’ve been in the machining business for many years. During that time, I’ve worn many ‘hats’ in the industry, from being a machinist operator to owning a CNC machine shop. It has been my experience, that many times, shop supervisors … Continue reading

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Yep, I called it!

    Rather than Deal With Health-Care Reform, Doctors Mull Early Retirement by Kate Rogers Published March 27, 2013 FOXBusiness American doctors are increasingly concerned about changes already implemented or coming to the health-care system, and some are opting to … Continue reading

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‘Unintended Consequences’ of ObamaCare

ObamaCare weighs in: CVS tells employees to reveal personal health info — or pay up Published March 21, 2013 Looks like ObamaCare may be rearing its head. In the wake of the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, CVS … Continue reading

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Update from Magpul’s FaceBook page   Apparently Gov Hickenlooper has announced that he will sign HB 1224 on Wednesday. We were asked for our reaction, and here is what we said: We have said all along that based on the … Continue reading

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Overstepping their elected power?

Bloomberg… what a freakin’ idiot this guy is! Its none of his damned business what people eat or drink. Since when do elected officials know how best to run someone’s life? This ass of a politician needs to be thrown … Continue reading

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Two edged sword cuts both ways.

Company will move if Colorado approves gun control Read more: ERIE, Colo. –  Unnoticed amid dozens of tract homes in the Denver suburbs, a nondescript industrial building is suddenly in the middle of the gun control debate in Colorado. … Continue reading

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Michigan locals raise funds for ‘hot dog guy’ after union protesters destroy his supplies

  Clinton Tarver has been serving hot dogs to hungry locals in downtown Lansing, Mich., for the last five years, but a brush this week with a pro-union protest literally upended his small business in a matter of minutes. During … Continue reading

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Kaizen, Six Sigma and 5S… Why they tend to fail.

What is Kaizen, Six Sigma and 5S? More importantly, why do these programs tend to fail? Basically, all of these terms refer to a philosophy of continuous improvement and working practices, set in place to remove clutter, improve quality, and … Continue reading

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Twinkies bakers say they’d rather lose jobs than take pay cuts–finance.html By Carey Gillam and Martinne Geller | Reuters – 11 hrs ago KANSAS CITY, Mo./NEW YORK (Reuters) – Enough is enough, say bakery workers at Hostess Brands Inc. After several years of costly concessions, the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco and Grain Millers … Continue reading

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Union protests at Los Angeles airport disrupt holiday travelers

Ok, this is silly. The Service Employees International Union (SEIU) are protesting because workers voted to leave the union. What does the SEIU hope to accomplish? Do they think the workers will rethink their departure?   LOS ANGELES –  A … Continue reading

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