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Global Market For Smart Cities To Reach $1,265.85 Billion By 2019

Smart Cities

The manufacturers in the U.S. are investing more in smart meters and smart grids to provide an excellent foundation for smart city programs.



Employees Place High Standards On Employers’ Environmental Practices

TD Bank Green Attitudes

Nearly one-quarter of respondents of new TD Bank Environmental Attitudes Survey said they would refuse a job if they disagreed with the organization’s sustainable impact.


Small Business Owners Grade Their States For Business Friendliness

Overall Friendly States

Thumbtack.com surveyed 12,632 small businesses across the United States. The survey asked questions about the friendliness of states and cities toward small businesses.



Confidence Growing Among Manufacturing And Logistics Workers

Logistics Job Security

Job security and economic outlook within the manufacturing and logistics sectors on the upswing according to a recent survey from Randstad.