Articles by Milton Denny, PLS

The Business Side

Managerial communication.
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The Business Side: Taking advantage of handheld GPS units.

How can you, as a surveyor, use handheld GPS?
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The Business Side: Good-sense and guiltless giving.

There are things to be aware of when donating to charities, however, if done wisely and conscientiously, it can be quite rewarding.
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The Business Side: Surveyors and GIS.

Surveyors need to understand where datasets that make up modern GIS systems come from and know their accuracies.
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The Business Side: Are you properly insured?

You may be surprised at how many different types of insurance are available and the strategy needed to suit your company’s needs.
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The Measuring Woman

The story of Alice Fletcher, the first American woman surveyor and her years allotting Indian lands in the mid-1800s.
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The Business Side: Planning ahead.

The number of surveyors who are going to retire in the next 10 to 15 years is staggering. Where are we going to get the qualified people to fill those places in our profession?
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The Business Side

Who do we think we are fooling?
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Surveying Little Egypt

A height modernization of the Memphis district by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
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The Business Side

How will the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 affect your business?
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HxGN Live

More than 3,500 attendees from more than 70 countries attended HxGN Live, the annual Hexagon AB user conference, at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on June 3-6. About 450 keynotes and panel discussions were held, and several companies from around the world exhibited their geospatial products. Here are a few snapshots from the event.


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2014 December

In this December 2014 issue of POB, we celebrate our 40th year, and take a look at how we began. Also, see how an innovative approach helped a surveying firm provide fast and accurate volume reporting for the aggregates industry.

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