From the ground up

Tracy Yarborough, president of the Cabinet Makers Association, owns and operates a backyard shop in rural Coward, S.C. But if you’re imagining vintage machinery and old-school ways, you’ve dreamed up the wrong shop. Yarborough’s version of a backyard shop has a CNC router and a growing list of production equipment that has necessitated three expansions in less than 15 years.

Established in March 2000, Maple River Woodworks quickly outgrew its original 500-sq.-ft. building. Now at 4,000-sq.ft, the shop produces custom cabinetry for the residential market and raised-panel doors for other cabinetmakers.

Yarborough, who describes himself as a hometown boy, has

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Start the program «Business Visitor»

The «business visitors» — a program that is organized and implemented to achieve the maximum effect from participation in the exhibition and its activities, to create the most favorable conditions for the promotion of products and services exhibitors.

The preparation and conduct of the program provides for close cooperation with exhibitors in collecting information and individual requests for trade visitors in contact with the company that is interested exhibitor.

Statement by the expert at the request of the participant will be sent personal invitation and business badge by which, bypassing the mandatory registration, the exhibitor is important for visitors

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The place and role of small and medium-sized businesses in the production of metal products in Russia

Today, the development of hardware industry in Russia is entirely dependent on the willingness of large metallurgical holdings. Plans for the modernization of the industry is not a priority for most metals. Often you hear that the sale or rental of pig iron a better event than the development of deeper metallurgical processes. This error professionals who came in as a vremenshiki metallurgy and to a lesser degree of care that Russia remains a raw materials appendage.

The program proposed by the Association «RosMetiz» and developed in conjunction with specialists from the Russian Finance — Banking Union — is

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Championing Design

Interior design industry veteran Lisa Davis lends her expertise and over two-and-a-half decades of hard-earned skills to top-tier clients looking for that marketing edge.

Lisa Davis walks into the Design Center on Henry Adams Street in San Francisco and the space comes alive. The tall brunette has a charismatic effect on practically everyone that walks in and out. Hugs, air kisses, and shouts of greeting ring out of showrooms as she passes. For Davis, this is home. “I’ve been working here, in essence, since high school,” she relates.

Born in San Francisco, Davis grew up in the leafy East Bay

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Business leaders send a powerful message when they demonstrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion that goes beyond rhetoric. But how does diversity make its way to the top of a CEOs agenda?

To fnd out, we interviewed 24 CEOs from around the globe who ran companies and corporate divisions that had earned reputations for embracing people from all kinds of backgrounds. These executives represented a wide range of industries and regions, as well as diferent stages on the journey to creating an inclusive culture. Our goal was to understand not only why they had made diversity a strategic priority but also how they executed on their goals and what that meant to the organization and its practices.

The CEOs we spoke with did not see diversity as a once-and-done initiative, nor did

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Artashes Sivkov and Alexei Nemov — the importance of sport for the formation of character, success in business and life principles

The editor of «Big Sport», a four-time Olympic champion Alexei Nemov continues a series of interviews with his friends. The hero of today’s meeting — deputy chairman of the insurance group Allianz Artashes Sivkov, a former professional athlete.

In an interview with Alexei Artashes he shared his story told of how it co-exist just two personality: athlete and businessman. At friends had a lot of questions to each other, and they decided to continue the dialogue … in


Young front again denied registration

In August referee Minsk City Court refused Zoe Saveliev "Youthful edge"Appeasement in action against the City Council and the Office of Justice such makarom supported the earlier decision not to register the council "Young Front. ""Young Front"Sought from the Department of Justice Mingorispolkom adhere to the law on public associations» and register a company. In July, the Ministry of Justice refused to register at all "Young Front. "Recall that for his role in an unregistered organization has been executed many activists, excited criminal cases, defendants in many of which are members of the MOF. Details — later on the website

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Svetlogorsk activist in the apartment police found fertilizers

If the police saw filing cabinet to be independent of the local newspaper "The regional announcements," they have long consulted with someone on a cell phone. But it turned out that padshyvtsy there was only one instance of "Regional news". Nothing else "in the case of fertilizers," the police did not find and not taken.This is not the first search in the apartment of democratic activist. Shortly before 2006 presidential election apartment sovereign Maslyukova police found "weapons and drugs."At the end of last September Telman Masliukov was questioned as a witness in the local branch of the KGB in the

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Or appear in Belarus gaming reservations?

In Minsk, about 2-10-s casino. In addition, there are five casinos in Brest, Vitebsk four, three in Gomel, Mogilev two, one in Grodno, Baranovichi Novopolotsk Mozyr and Bobruisk.L.Shypay "Casino — is not the bread and butter"But business prospects vague. For example, members of the Minsk City Council waiting for a response from the management of the town on his own deputy’s request. Due to the probable market redistribution gambling MPs offer to take more control this area. Says one of the initiators of the deputy’s request Lyudmila spike:"And in Belarus including, Ukraine and very nearly all spill over. And indeed,

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Youth organizations are the most active and unsafe for the authorities

Activists of the unregistered organization "Young Front" in Mogilev and Gomel almost every day visit KGB investigators — cause them to so called preventive conversations.In Homel police raided the headquarters of the Joint civilian party. The policemen explained to party members that they are interested in primarily for the existence of other structures — "Young Front".Activist says "Young Front" Tatiana Shaputska:"At the most power are youth organizations, because they are the most active and unsafe for her. Soligorsk Nyasvizh and failed to kill" Young Front ", they undertook Gomel.Search in an office UCP specifically related to the activities of the

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