Choosing a Christmas tree | News, Sports, Jobs

Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photos FIRST PHOTO: Justin and Martha Davenport wait near the front of a long line to pick out a Christmas tree at the Kula Botanical Garden on a rainy Friday afternoon with their children Owen, 9, Oliver, 7 and Saoirse , 3 years. The family …

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Design for Supply (DFS) and Supply Chain Issues – Part 1: Need for Change

Ensuring that a product finds its customers through its form and function pleases them, and differentiating that product from competing products is an essential part of the design process. However, there are many other design requirements to include and balance that have nothing to do with form and function, and …

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Are entry-level sustainability jobs a needle in a haystack?

Master’s student Amythest Devlin recently appeared in my LinkedIn thread with an article sharing her frustration with the sustainable job market. “Opinion,” she wrote. “Stop asking for so many years of experience in positions related to climate change. These positions need the perspectives of a young generation who have learned …

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Powell: inflation is here to stay | News, Sports, Jobs

As is the case with much of the rest of the world, US Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is less certain of the future than he was before. Earlier this month, he told the House Financial Services Committee that if at some point it was expected that an easing of …

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Foreign investment bill to create more jobs – Gatchalian

Paolo Romero – The Filipino Star December 13, 2021 | 00h00 MANILA, Philippines – Easing restrictions and requirements on foreign businesses is key to creating jobs for Filipinos left jobless by the pandemic and accelerating economic recovery, said a senator who calls for amendments to the law on 1991 foreign …

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How supply chain problems caused a shortage of headstones

through: Stuart Prize, Luc Sachetta, Nexstar Media Wire Posted: Dec 12 2021 / 09:39 EST / Update: Dec 12 2021 / 09:40 EST JOPLIN, Mo. (KODE / KSNF) – Supply shortages are everywhere these days. A shortage leaves some families searching for answers when a loved one dies. There has …

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Aid organizations mobilize to help victims of tornadoes in the Midwest | News, Sports, Jobs

A car sits in the debris caused by a tornado in Bowling Green, Ky. On Saturday, December 11, 2021. A monstrous tornado has killed dozens of people in Kentucky and the toll was rising on Saturday after bad weather ravaged at least five states, leaving widespread devastation. (AP Photo / …

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Dan River Area Businesses Facing Supply Chain Problems Raise Prices During Tough Times | News from local businesses

Supply chain issues continue to create shortages in stores, including grocery stores. Before you put together a grocery list, here’s a list of items you might not find in the store. Source by: Stringr GRETNA – A product shortage and inflation, along with COVID-19, have taken their toll on Kate …

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Cleaning up after the rainstorm | News, Sports, Jobs

It’s been almost a week since an unusual weather system dumped nearly 15 inches of rain on Maui in a matter of days. When ho’oilo, Hawaii’s rainy season, begins in November, we anticipate rainy weather, but this “Kona low” was anything but discreet. After a year of extreme drought, we …

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