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Delivery Preparations

For most people buying a car is a simple matter of swapping old for new and getting used to some new features and ergonomics. With the Tesla Model S there are a few extra preparations needed beyond the basics of figuring out how to pay for it. 1,431 more words

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Utah No Cost Home Loans

Offering a no-cost loan to refinance a loan without paying the closing costs. A Utah loan without closing costs is simple really, so many become skeptical. 140 more words

Utah No Cost Home Mortgage Loans

Offering a no-cost loan to refinance a loan without paying the closing costs. A Utah loan without closing costs is simple really, so many become skeptical. 140 more words

Testing alternate modes to get California Salmon to the ocean and back

An article in the New York Times (April 19, 2014) titled “Swim to Sea ? These Salmon Are Catching a Lift”, describes two alternate paths to move salmon from drought stricken areas to the ocean. 184 more words

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Tracking Emergency Room patients across hospitals to decrease costs and improve care

An article in Bloombergbusinessweek (April 7,2014) titled “Hospitals share data to prevent ER abusers”, describes an effort in Washington state to pool data regarding ER patient treatments to prevent wasteful spending. 99 more words

Operations Management

A Little More Pie?

I need to apologize.

“Frank” the honest editor contacted me again, asking me to clarify in my blog on his services.

Frank explained that he isn’t in fact offering to “review” my book, but as he clarified, the $2500 would be “for concrete recommendations, for solving the problems and creating a new outline, for new character development, new story material, and a credible denouement now missing.” 303 more words

Trucking Salmon to the ocean to ensure future fishing

An article in Bloombergbusinessweek (april 7,2014) titled “In California,salmon hitch a ride to the sea”, describes the low water levels in California rivers this year prevent the young Chinook salmon from finding their way along the rivers to the ocean. 102 more words

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