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Dear Editor: Preferred Care has sounded a death knell for cooperative health care planning in our community. By providing a limited “select” panel of hospitals and physicians, Preferred Care has delivered the message of managed care. That is, we care ...

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Let business hone government

Dear Editor: It was announced recently that Monroe County is considering getting out of the recycling business. Finally, we have politicians who are beginning to understand that business should be handled by experienced businesspeople. The business sector can flow with ...

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George Fisher on progress at Kodak

The following are questions Eastman Kodak Co. employees posed to CEO George Fisher at recent company meetings. The questions and answers, which first appeared in Kodakery, were edited for space. Q: One of your predecessors compared Kodak to an elephant ...

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Of mice
and morality

It has a provocative title and even more provocative assertions. Both helped it make the cover of Time magazine and a spot on “Nightline.” Only after all this publicity did anyone begin to seriously question the methodology and findings of ...

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More commen sense needed at DEC

Company XYZ, which competes with Company ABC but is located at the opposite end of the state, was involved in a similar remediation project. This time, the DEC’s local office decided that an environmental monitor was not warranted, allowing the ...

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The Rochester Business Journal welcomes your letters, comments and suggestions. Correspondence should include your full name, address and telephone number where you can be reached during business hours. To send a letter online, go to NewsLink’s Reply to the Editor ...

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The end of the war

Some of President Bill Clinton’s advisers urged him not to normalize relations with Vietnam. Fortunately, it appears he listened instead to a Vietnam war hero and others who said the time has come to establish full diplomatic ties with our ...

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Manufacturers need energy-cost relief

Wrong. New York’s economic strength depends largely on the future of manufacturing. Because manufacturing has a multiplier effect–where one new employee at a facility leads on average to 1.4 additional jobs in the community–losing even one firm in New York ...

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Same old deal

At one point during the recent trade struggle between the United States and Japan, a negotiator reportedly fell through a chair. That incident could be the only thing setting apart this U.S.-Japan showdown and last-minute accord on autos from previous ...

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Coming out of the closet on spirituality

I, like many people in business, long have felt uncomfortable with the notion of spirituality at work. Though an active Catholic, I have never bucked the “separation of church and state” rhetoric and have silently assumed that business associates and ...

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Revolution
in Ontario

They used to call him the Archie Bunker of Ontario politics. Now, the tag is Newt of the North. And if Progressive Conservative Leader Mike Harris has his way, Canada’s largest province will experience change of Gingrichian proportions. Sworn in ...

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