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    Relics Of A Bygone Network? by James Marland
    Published on January 23, 2014
    In the U.S., in the early years of air travel across the country, the Postal Service literally developed a ground-based navigation system by creating cement arrows across the country.   They leased land and paid civilians to keep them lit…
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    Spot Buying 101: Big Benefits from Small Transactions by Rob Mihalko
    Published on August 08, 2013
    It’s summertime, and you’re hosting a big barbecue on the coming weekend. Your gas grill breaks unexpectedly, so on short notice, you head down to your local hardware store and buy a new one. Guess what you just did? You just made a spot buy. Almost half of companies’ indirect…

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