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Guest column/It’s time for us to choose to start working again

January 19, 2014
Weirton Daily Times

After spending several days with a large group of business executives in the heart of Appalachia, I came away impressed. They were all well-informed leaders with a strong understanding of the global economy, and each had a stranglehold on reality, coupled with a clear sense of the future. They also shared the common exasperation of significant personnel shortages. At a time of 10 percent unemployment, they had immediate unfilled openings for thousands of skilled workers.

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