Survey Shows Agriculture Among New Zealand’s Best Defining Trait

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by Ink Well Mag - 16 November 2017

Kiwis ranked agriculture and farming as some of the best characteristics to define New Zealand, outranking rugby and other sports, according to a poll. The Well-being Statistics 2016 survey based its results from gathering input among nearly 9,000 respondents. It showed that agriculture and farming received...

Economist's View

Survey Shows Agriculture Among New Zealand’s Best Defining Trait

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Kiwis ranked agriculture and farming as some of the best characteristics to define New Zealand, outranking rugby and other sports, according to a poll. The Well-being Statistics 2016 survey based its results from gathering input among nearly 9,000 respondents. It showed that agriculture and farming received a mean rating of 8.2 out of 10. Top Characteristics The survey ranked “freedom, rights and...

Market Think Tank

Strike a Deal: Working with Retailers to Keep Brand Quality up

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When you start distributing your products to retailers, the idea is that you will earn more from the bigger number of products that can be sold. You are also increasing your brand’s visibility and making products more accessible to loyal customers. However, you are also opening your brand up to new problems, one of which is the reduced quality and uncontrollable pricing. Here’s what you...

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Emergency Vehicle Equipment that Can Make a Huge Difference

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Emergency vehicles are essential tools that can help law enforcement agencies, firefighters, medical responders, and other public safety services carry out their vital, life-saving tasks. These automobiles may have initially started as the regular ones, but they have undergone considerable upgrades and changes that allow them to bear the term “emergency” in their name. Because of the many different...

Planet Money

3 Basic Things to Consider in Managing a Startup

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Managing a startup can be challenging, especially when things start happening at the same time. There are things, however, that need to be set in place early on to help stabilize basic areas in managing your business. Learn from Your Competitors Get the best deals from suppliers and provide the best ones for your customers. Monitor competitor prices — those of your suppliers...

The Indicators

Maintaining Your Home’s Value: Small Things With Big Results

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Your home is your biggest investment, which is why it makes sense to keep its value more or less the same as the day you bought it. Here are some simple must-do jobs to keep that value up: Keep Your Gutters Clean The gutters are the unseen problems of many homes. A dirty gutter will soon cause stagnant water problems in your roof, which would eventually lead to damage. As such, it’s important to...

Money Markets

What Do 57% of Americans Access on Their Smartphones?

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When it comes to data usage, a study showed that 58% of Americans used 78% of their mobile data to stream video content on their smartphones. NPD Group’s Smartphone and Tablet Usage report revealed that users access videos through an app on their phone at least once every month. YouTube and Netflix are some of the websites that account for a large share of data demand among users. Mobile Internet The...