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City of Atlanta

City of Atlanta

“Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable,” observed Martin Luther King. The achieving of goals, he said, requires “the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals.” In Atlanta, the very city where King was born and raised, passionate persistence, dedication and concern for environmental quality has helped the city significantly progress toward the achieving […]

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Tibbetts Tribute to Tier1

Tibbetts Tribute to Tier1

TiER1 Performance Solutions has won a 2013 Tibbetts Award which is presented to outstanding small businesses and individuals who demonstrate excellence in research and participate in an initiative known as the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. Founded in 2002, TiER1 Performance Solutions provides end-to-end corporate learning, strategic change, and organizational effectiveness solutions to help […]

Posted in May 2013,Technology | Read More »

SoftBank

Hard Sell for SoftBank

A deal that would lead to Japan’s mobile carrier of Softbank assuming a majority share in Sprint Nextel gained major traction this month by securing approval from the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS). In a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, CFIUS determined the $20 billion acquisition did not […]

Posted in May 2013,Technology | Read More »

Motorola’s “X” Factor

Motorola has confirmed it will make a Texas-sized come-back into the cellphone market it once so dominated as it begins manufacturing the Moto X smartphone at 500,000 square-foot facility near Fort Worth, Texas, formerly utilized by Nokia. That operation is anticipated to employ more than 2,000 workers whose efforts will ultimately result in the first […]

Posted in May 2013,Technology | Read More »

Microsoft Mayneuvers

Microsoft Mayneuvers

Whether it is the increasing market penetration of its famed Office software suite and its new line of surface tablets, or the announcing of new specialty store openings, or all its seducing of gamers fervently fixated on the soon-come Xbox One, May has been a busy for month for Microsoft. The tech giant has created […]

Posted in May 2013,Technology | Read More »

Boundless Nutrition

Boundless Nutrition

Beneficially Boundless Ralph Waldo Emerson once said, “The man of genius inspires us with a boundless confidence in our own powers.” To do that effectively may require similarly boundless measures of enthusiasm and exuberance, not to mention, expertise. In Austin, Texas, there is such an entrepreneur so driven to help people hone their personal power […]

Posted in Food & Beverage,Healthcare,May 2013 | Read More »

PopCorners

Popcorners

Poppable Panache The acclaimed designer and architect Charles Eames once advised, “Choose your corner, pick away at it carefully… to the best of your ability, and that way you might change the world.” For a New York-based snack food company specializing in “better for you” snacks, the choosing of corners has influenced new engineering in […]

Posted in Food & Beverage,May 2013 | Read More »

EPA Green Power Partnership

EPA Green Power Partnership

Helping in Efforts to Go “Green” In recent years, much has advanced in understanding of the factors that contribute to climate change, particularly with respect to processes involving the generation of electricity. Throughout this same time, the escalation of energy costs, demand for increased efficiency and determination to operate with greater environmental sensitivity has compelled […]

Posted in Government,May 2013,Oil & Gas / Energy | Read More »

Tecta America

Tecta America

Tecta America Tops All   Whether it’s in reference to high ticket purchases or simply the general cost of conducting business in the fiscal fluctuations of the era, all are familiar with a certain expression (really more of an exclamation) as to how prices are “going through the roof.” Yet, it just so happens that […]

Posted in Construction,May 2013,Oil & Gas / Energy | Read More »

The Bell Company

The Bell Company

For Whom the Bell Toils The native New Yorker and NFL Legend Vince Lombardi is esteemed as one of the winningest coaches to ever grace the gridiron, yet also revered for finesse in fostering teamwork. He once said, “Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, […]

Posted in Construction,May 2013 | Read More »

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