Articles by Christine Grahl

Editors Note- In search of inspiration.

December 1, 2008
Over the past few weeks, I’ve had a number of interesting conversations with surveyors and others affiliated with the surveying and mapping profession.
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Sight Lines: Thanksgiving Origins

November 25, 2008
A reader wrote to me this week regarding Thanksgiving proclamations made by two prominent surveyors in history-George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. I'm sure many of you have seen these proclamations before. However, as we prepare to honor this day set aside for giving thanks, it seemed fitting to share both the reader's comments and the proclamations themselves.
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Sight Lines: Giving Thanks

November 14, 2008
I’m working on an “industry outlook” article for POB’s January issue, and boy, is it tough. No one can predict the future, of course, but it doesn’t take a crystal ball to see that 2009 will present more than a few challenges. How can we possibly find a reason to feel upbeat, much less thankful, as we head into the holiday season and the New Year?
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Sight Lines: Change Starts Here

November 5, 2008
Around the nation this morning, many are celebrating Barack Obama’s victory in the race for the White House as heralding much-needed change for our country. But if we want to see real change that positively affects our lives and businesses, we can’t just sit back and see what happens starting in January. We each have to step up to the plate in this moment and do what we can to effect change within our own circles of influence.
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Sight Lines: Do You Know What You Don't Know?

October 29, 2008
Earlier this week, I had the privilege of attending part of the 2008 Leica Geosystems Worldwide HDS & Airborne Sensor User Conference in San Ramon, Calif. Given the difficult economic conditions, I expected to encounter sparse attendance and a pessimistic outlook; instead, I found the exact opposite.
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Thought for the Day

October 10, 2008
Posted By Kristi Grahl on 10/10/2008 at 7:22 AMI don't usually butt in on this board with my own opinions, but after all of the negative posts I moved into
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A Safety Seal of Approval

October 1, 2008
MICCS certification is reinforcing an Indianapolis firm's efforts to protect its workers and reduce costs.
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The P&R posts

September 3, 2008
Posted By Kristi Grahl on 9/2/2008 at 10:21 PM I know many of you love the P&R category, but it really is way out of hand. Most of the posts
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New POB Editor

August 6, 2008
Posted By Kristi Grahl on 8/6/2008 at 7:55 AM Hello Everyone – As some of you might know, and others might not, Lieca Hohner recently left POB magazine to pursue another
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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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