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  • Parched: Drought issues ripple out to consumers, growers, small businesses
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    Parched: Drought issues ripple out to consumers, growers, small businesses

    Agriculture, Beats, Featured, Green | Sustainability, Manufacturing | Large companies, Melissa Preddy, Story ideas

    With dry conditions or outright drought  plaguing a significant section of the United States,  it beats me why TV weather people still pull gloomy faces when they’re reporting impending storms;  you’d think they would be leading the dance of joy. Financial writers know that water issues – from crop hydration to the marketing of bottled […]

  • Tesla’s big gamble is a big story for business, tech and auto reporters
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    Tesla’s big gamble is a big story for business, tech and auto reporters

    Featured, Story ideas

    On Thursday, Tesla Motors announced it had selected a site outside Reno, Nevada as the first place where it had broken ground for a $5 billion factory to build battery packs for its future cars. That doesn’t mean Reno will get to build the actual factory, however. It only means that it was tapped on […]

  • Reynolds Foundation establishes university-based business newsroom
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    Reynolds Foundation establishes university-based business newsroom

    ASU Biz Journalism, Basics, Business Journalism Programs, Economy, Featured

    The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University is establishing what will be the only university-based business newsroom in the country producing daily business and economic coverage for regional and national media outlets. The student business newsroom will open in January and is being funded through a $1 million grant […]

  • Will Family Dollar-Dollar Tree merger affect the local discount store scene?
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    Will Family Dollar-Dollar Tree merger affect the local discount store scene?

    Beats, Economy, Featured, Manufacturing | Large companies, Melissa Preddy, Personal finance, Retail | Lifestyle, Story ideas

    Buzzing around on a little road trip recently, I was intrigued by the number of dollar stores occupying prime real estate in the small Midwestern towns and villages along my route.  Then I got home, flipped open a mass-market women’s magazine and noted that the fashion spread not only featured ensembles from major department stores […]

  • A (very) warm welcome to Phoenix
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    A (very) warm welcome to Phoenix

    Basics, Featured, Jobs, Networking

    I received a warm welcome to Phoenix when I joined the Reynolds Center as its new director earlier this month — a very warm welcome. Two weeks after my arrival, the temperature soared to 114F. I got used to hearing the announcers at KJZZ public radio calmly telling the audience that the evening’s low would […]

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