The Internet: smart stops on the Web.GENERAL INTEREST
Stats at the Ready http://www.fedstats.gov/
Maintained by the Federal Interagency in·ter·a·gen·cy
Involving or representing two or more agencies, especially government agencies. Council on Statistical Policy, this site provides statistics from government agencies such as the Bureau of Economic Analysis, the Bureau of Labor Statistics Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
A research agency of the U.S. Department of Labor; it compiles statistics on hours of work, average hourly earnings, employment and unemployment, consumer prices and many other variables. , the Economic Research Service and the Office of Management and Budget The Office of Management and Budget (OMB), formerly the Bureau of the Budget, is an agency of the federal government that evaluates, formulates, and coordinates management procedures and program objectives within and among departments and agencies of the Executive Branch. .
Fast Cash Just Got Faster http://visa.infonow.net/usa.html
Visa International created this site to find the ATMs closets to a user's location, including those in airports. The site gives an ATM's complete address, hours of availability and institution plus a street map of each area selected.
Answers to FAQs http://ps.superb.net/FAQ/
The frequently asked questions here range from animals and art to personal finance and computer technology. Each general topic queried provides a more detailed list of subtopics, which also are discussed in brief.
Looking for Looking for
In the context of general equities, this describing a buy interest in which a dealer is asked to offer stock, often involving a capital commitment. Antithesis of in touch with. Speakers http://speakers.com/
Find speakers and their topics, with price ranges, here. The site also lists the agencies representing the speakers.
Experts Speaks Out http://www.expertcenter.com/
These aids are intended to help consultants provide improved service to clients and learn how to market their services better. Professional speakers and trainers also are listed alphabetically, along with their areas of expertise.
Location, Location, Location Location, Location, Location is a popular Channel 4 property programme, presented by Kirstie Allsopp and Phil Spencer. The reality show follows two real estate experts as they try to find the perfect home for a different set of buyers each week. It first aired in May 2001. http://www.homefair.com/homefair/cmr/salcalc.html
Click on the city where you live. Click on the city where you're moving. Enter your salary. This online cost-of-living calculator can tell you how much more/less money you'll need -- or how much money you'll save -- to maintain the same standard of living.
A Quantity of Quality http://www.thequalityobserver.com
The site of the Quality Observer, an international news magazine, is a key source of information on quality control. Scroll through recent articles and find out "who's who Who’s Who
biographical dictionary of notable living people. [Am. Hist.: Hart, 922]
See : Fame in quality."
BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY
Know Your NAFTA NAFTA
in full North American Free Trade Agreement
Trade pact signed by Canada, the U.S., and Mexico in 1992, which took effect in 1994. Inspired by the success of the European Community in reducing trade barriers among its members, NAFTA created the world's http://www.nafta.net/smallbiz.htm
Designed especially for small businesses, this site offers a wealth of links covering the North American Free Trade Agreement North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), accord establishing a free-trade zone in North America; it was signed in 1992 by Canada, Mexico, and the United States and took effect on Jan. 1, 1994. . Included are university-run small business centers, government agencies and specific state links.
One-Stop Small Business Shopping http://www.netearnings.com
Use this site to research insurance policies and loan sources, get up-to-date news and link to sites that sell office products, books and software.
All in Family htt://www.massmutual.com
From MassMutual's home page, link to the family business network. Learn the facts about family business, read the secrets of award-winning family businesses and access nationwide survey results.