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40 Under Forty

In compiling this inaugural supplement for the Rochester Business Journal 40 Under Forty awards, we were struck by the magnitude of the talent and philanthropic commitment packed into 12 pages of honorees. These are people with full careers and busy ...

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40 Under Forty

But they likely would agree that this age group is an active bunch–albeit one whose time more often is spent on project-oriented tasks than on extended board commitments and the like. In fact, a 1992 national survey shows young professionals ...

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Beware “toner phoners”
and other supply scams

“We are calling because we have a great sale going on right now on toner for your copier. With all the price changes lately and more to come, now would be a great time to purchase a case of toner ...

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Computer & Business Show Guide

Welcome! The Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce is proud to again sponsor the 11th Annual Rochester Computer & Business Show, and extends greetings to exhibitors and show visitors. This show provides an excellent opportunity for area businesses to market and ...

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Computer & Business Show Guide

And now for something completely different: a quick tour through the attic of time. Take the old blankets off some eight-track tapes, buggy whips, 8-inch floppy disks–products whose time has come and gone. Look! By the trunk we used last ...

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Computer & Business Show Guide

While businesspeople remain earthbound, videoconferencing today enjoys a stronghold in the corporate world. Recent innovations and price reductions have brought the technology into the realm of small businesses. Maggie Quinn must communicate regularly from her Albany office, with branch employees ...

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Computer & Business Show Guide

Telecommuting is the practice of working at home, or at a satellite location near the home, where employees use computer and telecommunications technology in lieu of traveling to a central workplace. The goal of telecommuting is to move workplaces to ...

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Computer & Business Show Guide

The company found the newest design idea in office environments: Personal Harbors. Designed by Grand Rapids-based Steelcase Inc., Personal Harbors are self-enclosed, mobile offices that provide workers with 60 square feet of desk space, shelves, drawers and electrical power sources. ...

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Computer & Business Show Guide

But if you really want to make it easier for your customers to get information about you and from you quickly, remember that they’re more likely to have access to a facsimile machine than to a high-speed node on the ...

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Computer & Business Show Guide

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 31, 1995 11:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. “MOTIVATING EMPLOYEES THROUGH RECOGNITION & REWARDS” Which incentives motivate what type of people? How do you decide which products will capture their attention? Learn a step-by-step approach that you can put ...

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Computer & Business Show Guide

EXHIBITOR BOOTH NUMBER(S) ABRA SOFTWARE/BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY 0317 ADT SECURITY SYSTEMS 0214 APICS/AMERICAN PRODUCTION & INVENTORY 0304 ADVANCED BUSINESS MACHINES INC. 0516 ADVANCED IMAGE MANAGEMENT INC. 0708 ALTERNATIVE PERSONAL SOFTWARE 0113, 0115, 0117 AMERICAN POWER CONVERSION 0417 AMERICAN TONER & CARTRIDGE ...

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1995 Ryder Cup Matches

Charles Miersch, associate dean of the University of Rochester’s William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration, describes himself as a “social” golfer. “I shoot in the 90s,” he says, “play once or twice a week.” Right. Sorry, Charlie, but ...

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1995 Ryder Cup Matches

While Oak Hill Country Club prepares to host the premier golfing event and the estimated 25,000 spectators it expects to see each day lining the links, other area courses have been scrambling to grab a piece of the Ryder Cup ...

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1995 Ryder Cup Matches

In a hotly debated, tradition-shattering move, a local country club last year overhauled its membership policy. The radical change? Women now can be members. “When I was young, there was no such thing as an individual membership for women,” Jane ...

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1995 Ryder Cup Matches

Number of golfers in the United States: 24.3 million Number of golf courses in the United States: 14,939 Number that are open to the public: 10,144 Number of golf courses in the Greater Rochester area: 70 Number that are open ...

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