Articles by Jeffrey Turner

There’s Always More Than One Way

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Surveyors are often faced with situations that require seat-of-the-pants decisions and ingenuity. We may carefully plan for one scenario and find the jobsite to be a whole different story. A one-size-fits-all approach rarely applies. So why do we often claim that it does?

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The 'Lucky' Surveyor

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I’ve never had any luck. I can’t win at poker, although I enjoy the game. 

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How a December Dollar Spent Can Be a Good Thing

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Now would be a good time to engage in creative thinking about how we can best wish those around us in the business world “happy holidays.” A thoughtful gesture can express how much we value these people and what they do.

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The Shortest Distance

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Somewhere back in grade school, I learned that a line was the shortest distance between two points.
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When It's OK to Spend Your Boss's Money

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Many years ago, while working at a mid-size engineering firm, I was called into my supervisor’s office.
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