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All We Are Saying Is Give Lease a Chance

With the Volatile Economy, Leasing Equipment Can Offer an Interesting Alternative.

By Christina Schave

Prior to the recession, quarry operators may have been hesitant to lease construction equipment. Dealers heard things such as “I’m not interested in a lease” or “I want to own my equipment and use it for years.” While this still holds true for some producers, many are now entertaining leasing as a finance option.

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CEOs Need a SEO Strategy

How Can You Make Sure Your Web Site Gets Its Proper Place In Cyberspace?
By Walt Denny

Approximately 16 billion Internet searches are conducted each month. How can you make sure your web site gets its proper place in the front of the pack? It’s all about Search Engine Optimization (SEO).

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Managing Employee Stress

Reduced Full-Time Staffing, Increased Responsibilities a Challenge for Employers.

While leading economists expect the economy and job market to steadily improve throughout 2011, many employers and their employees are struggling to stay afloat under the weight of increasingly heavier workloads and high stress loads.

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Summit Continues Acquisitions

This year’s most active U.S. construction materials deal maker, Summit has added ready mixed and aggregate properties in markets where it only recently staked claim, closing on Con-Agg in Columbia, Mo., and Altaview Concrete in Sandy, Utah

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