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Editor's Blog
Susan Sutton, Editor-in-Chief, Integrated Media, discusses topics ranging from pressing industry issues and news to more general information regarding the economy, the housing crunch and more. Site visitors are encouraged to post comments, start a discussion and help build dialogue.

Survey Says!
Kelsey Seidler, Associate Editor, shares results from our weekly ASI E-News reader polls.

Heading to Atlanta?

The Adhesive and Sealant Council’s Spring Conference & Expo will be held this month in Atlanta.
April 5, 2013
What are you most looking forward to?
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Industry Shows

April 4, 2013

How many industry conferences or trade shows will you attend this year?


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Credit for Home Builders

March 28, 2013

Bipartisan legislation (H.R. 1255, the Home Construction Lending Regulatory Improvement Act of 2013) was recently introduced to help provide home builders access to credit for viable home building projects. Do you think it will help to increase jobs in the construction sector?


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Flight Safety

March 21, 2013

Do you agree with the Transportation Security Administration's announcement that pocket knives and other previously prohibited items will be allowed in airline cabins starting in April?


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Wealth Inequality

March 14, 2013

An online video ("Wealth Inequality in America") has gone viral that shows how wealth is distributed in the U.S. The video claims that the average CEO makes 380 times what the average worker makes. Do you think top executives are worth that much?


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Working from Home

March 7, 2013

Do you think Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's recent decision to ban the company's employees from working from home was a good idea?


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Do You Prefer E-Books?

February 28, 2013

Do you prefer e-books, or do you still purchase traditionally published hardcover or paperback books?


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From the Managing Editor

U.S. Economy Expanding

Do you see the economy headed in a positive direction?
February 26, 2013
Good news on the manufacturing front: The American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) recently released Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB)reports that the U.S. economy is slowly expanding.
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Changing the Minimum Wage

February 21, 2013

In his recent State of the Union address, President Obama called for raising the minimum wage to $9 per hour. Do you think the U.S. minimum wage should be higher?


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Using FMLA Leave

February 14, 2013

The Family and Medical Leave Act recently turned 20 years old. Have you used the FMLA to take time off work?


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In-Depth Features

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Podcasts

ExxonMobil Tackifier Expansion

Dwight Tozer, vice president of ExxonMobil’s Adhesion Industry business, discusses the company’s latest tackifier expansion project with Editor-in-Chief Susan Sutton.

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