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Made In America Has A New Ring

It is no surprise that 80 percent of U.S. consumers vote for American-made. But over 60 percent of Chinese consumers also say that they are willing to pay more for products labeled “Made in USA” than for those labeled “Made in China,” according to new research released by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). In surveying [...]

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Study: Stress In America – 8 Cities Explored

Early this year, the American Psychological Association’s (APA) released a report, Stress in America™: Our Health at Risk, paints a troubling picture of the impact stress has on the health of the country, especially caregivers and people living with a chronic illness such as obesity or depression. Stress and America are two terms often cited [...]

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How to Radically Revitalize America: a Micropolitan Manifesto

How to Radically Revitalize America: a Micropolitan Manifesto hit my inbox this morning. I couldn’t resist taking a fast read and it is a worthwhile one at that. Katie McCaskey wrote it and Pat Jarrett is the photographer. The photos alone are worth the download, but the message in the text is precisely what many [...]

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