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The Hardest Part

As I’ve written before, I work with a number of startup companies. As part of my consulting practice as well as throughout my career, I also have worked with some very large organizations too. 481 more words

Thinking Aloud

A zoning paradox: sacred residential spaces are dependent on their market values

The last page of Sonia Hirt’s book Zoned in the USA lays out a key paradox in the American zoning system:

Isn’t it ironic that American residential space is so sacredly residential (so protected from intrusion through land-use law, that is) only because it is so commercial (because it is an object of trade rather than an object of our sentiments)?

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Social and Emotional Learning Takes Hold in Massachusetts -- and Nationally

“We know from human history and the latest learning science that success comes from the combination of academic knowledge and the ability to work with others.

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An overview of the grinding mills

A grinding mill is a type of machine meant to break solid materials into small pieces. Different types of grinding machines are out there, which are utilized to grind various types of materials. 261 more words

Business And Economy

Raleigh metro's population to grow by 72 percent in 25 years, new report estimates

This just seems so unreal to us!

Raleigh leads the mid-Atlantic states in terms of population growth in the next 25 years, according to projections issued Tuesday by American City Business Journals, the parent company of… 202 more words

North Carolina

Grain Powerhouse: Russia “To Be Among Top Grain Exporters for a Long Time”


Russia set a record for the agricultural sector by harvesting almost 112 million tonnes of grain by 4 October, setting a 25-year record. Furthermore, Bloomberg reports that Russia is becoming the world’s grain-export powerhouse. 525 more words