Insulating for Energy Efficiency

Posted by Abel Covarrubias on Mar 18, 2015

Efficiency is the name of the game. The more efficient one becomes, the greater the chances of being successful. With electrical and natural gas costs constantly rising over time, we have a duty to find ways to conserve more energy. With that in mind, the insulation of the HMA hot plant drums, at our A.R. Wilson Quarry, is a perfect example of this energy conservation.
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Economic Outlook: The Case for Cautious Optimism

Posted by Rose Ann Woolpert on Mar 18, 2015

Wells Capital Management senior economist Gary Schlossberg gave his views on the economic outlook for 2013 today at a presentation to the Redwood City Chamber of Commerce. He began by cautioning that much depends on the outcome of the political posturing which is now taking place in Washington, D.C. Uncertainty surrounding the imminent “fiscal cliff” has weakened business investment spending despite improved consumer confidence. Although there is pent up demand for investment, businesses are waiting for clarity on taxes and economic policy.
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Finding Your Mentor

Posted by Graniterock on Mar 18, 2015

by Andy Winzelberg, Management Consultant
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Housing Starts Up 3.6 Percent Nationwide in October

Posted by Graniterock on Mar 18, 2015

Source: National Association of Home Builders
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Many Business Owners Confused by Health Insurance Requirements

Posted by Graniterock on Mar 18, 2015

More than two-thirds of small businesses aren’t sure or think incorrectly they must provide health insurance to employees in 2014 or pay a fine, a new study shows. Even more — 78 percent — said they were not familiar with health insurance exchanges and how they may impact their business, despite subsidies and tax credits offered by the Affordable Care Act.
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Eight Things Remarkably Successful People Do

Posted by Graniterock on Mar 18, 2015

This article by Jeff Haden of Inc. Magazine offers advice for business success:
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Bottom Line: Medicine’s Funding Pool is Drying Up

Posted by Graniterock on Mar 18, 2015

Special Report from Stanford Medicine, Fall 2012
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Taking a Cue From Bochy: Experts Point Out What Business Can Learn From Baseball

Posted by Graniterock on Mar 18, 2015

In the Tuesday, October 30,2012 issue of the San Francisco Chronicle newspaper, Net Worth reporter Kathleen Pender takes a look at the world class management style of Bruce Bochy of the San Francisco Giants:
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Family Ties That Bind

Posted by Graniterock on Mar 18, 2015

This interview with Graniterock Transportation Division Operations Manager Denny Mahler was published by the Hollister Free Lance in 2001.
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Networking, Networking, Networking

Posted by Graniterock on Mar 18, 2015

In the "Works for Us" series from Daily5Remodel.com, remodelers share business strategies that are keeping the phones ringing, even in the dog days of summer. Care to share what's working for you? Email leah@daily5REMODEL.
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