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Dodge Momentum Index Inches Higher in March (Fri, 03 May 2019)
The Dodge Momentum Index increased 0.5% in March to 145.5 (2000=100) from the revised February reading of 144.8
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Contractors, Insurers Expect IoT Tech to Improve Construction Risk Management (Fri, 03 May 2019)
Study by Dodge Data & Analytics and Triax Technologies shows top drivers for IoT adoption are reduced costs, greater employee productivity, improved safety records
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After Hours: West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce dinner (Fri, 24 Jan 2020)
The West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce held its 73rd Annual Awards and Installation Dinner on Jan. 16 at the West Sacramento Civic Center Galleria. Chelsea Minor of Raley's is the incoming chairwoman of the West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce board of directors. Jaclyn Powell of Smith, McDowell & Powell is the outgoing board chairwoman. Denice Domke is CEO of the West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce. Award recipients at the event included: 2019 Mike McGowan West Sacramentan of the Year: Cindy…
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Davis gets approval to require all-electric wiring in all new homes (Fri, 24 Jan 2020)
The California Energy Commission approved the city of Davis’ requirement that all new homes in the city be wired for all-electric appliances, whether or not the home is served by natural gas. Davis had to get approval from the commission because its local ordinance exceeds the energy efficiency requirements of the 2019 California Energy Code. The requirement is an incentive for builders to go all electric, said Greg Mahoney, chief building official in Davis. “We didn’t want to tie their…
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Land O'Lakes CEO Beth Ford, from the cornfield to the C-suite (Mon, 01 Oct 2018)
Land O'Lakes CEO Beth Ford charts her career path, from her first job to becoming the first openly gay CEO at a Fortune 500 company in an interview with CNN's Boss Files.
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Goldman Sachs slants research to help Democrats, top White House adviser says (Tue, 02 Oct 2018)
Kevin Hassett, President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, suggested Goldman Sachs may be slanting its economic research to help Democrats ahead of the midterm elections.
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Why it's time for investors to go on defense (Thu, 04 Oct 2018)
Howard Marks, co-chairman of Oaktree Capital, explains why investors should start treading lightly.
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Premarket: 7 things to know before the bell (Thu, 04 Oct 2018)
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