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Dr. Alan Weiss has a saying: “If you improve your operation by 1 percent each day, in 70 days, you are twice as good.” I hope one of these might be your 1 percent for the day: Work faster. If you use the same assets (for example, time, talent, physical resources and money) and work more quickly, your return is much higher. Longer is not often better. Speaking of longer… cancel the long meetings. By Todd Ordal

 
Third-quarter market summary: stocks up -- bonds, not so much
This quarter marked the five-year anniversary of the Lehman bankruptcy and the beginning of the financial crisis.Maybe this awful reminder spooked investors, because you have to go all the way back to 2007 to find such investor apathy. Regardless of the reasons, it didn’t seem to matter: The S&P 500 was up 5.24 percent this quarter including dividends. Bonds fared worse – the Barclay’s Aggregate Bond Index was up 0.57 percent. By Fred Taylor
 
The company’s flagship product, the Sophono Alpha 2 System, is the only hearing device available to treat individuals with conductive hearing loss, mixed hearing loss and single-ear deafness. Unlike other medical technology on the market, it eliminates the problematic abutment of devices by using magnets to affix external sound processors. Other devices have metal screws protruding from the scalp. By Gigi Sukin

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Before Expedia, Priceline and KAYAK, travel coordination required separate airline, hotel and car rental phone calls or a pre-trip trip to the travel agent to ensure a smooth journey from takeoff to landing. But with the rise of online travel tools and reviews, what will be the next big thing in the booking world to improve the ease, accessibility and cost-effectiveness for business and leisure travelers? Elia Wallen likes to think it will be Hotel Engine. By Gigi Sukin
 
 
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Now through Jan. 4: Walker Fine Art  presents “MOND:SEE” featuring mixed media work by Sabin Aell and stainless steel sculpture by Jonathan Hils. This exhibition explores the mystical feeling  when the moon reflects onto water, eerie yet promising. The back gallery has Eric Corrigan screen prints, Katrin Moller paintings and Christopher DeKnikker wood wall reliefs.
 

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