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Articles from January 13, 2003

A Pre-Emptive Strike?
It was the timing of his remarks as much as it was their content that drew attention.After listening to Senate President Pro Tempore Cal Hobson reveal his 2003 agenda in a lengthy address to the senators, it's possible to wonder what Democrat Gov. Brad...
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COTPA to Further Investigate HMO Proposals
A request for proposal and an advertisement for bid are two very different things, the Oklahoma City municipal staff made clear at Friday's meeting of the Central Oklahoma Transportation and Parking Authority.Staff will also research whether or not the...
Former Tower Tech Building to Hit Auction Block
A south Oklahoma City office building once occupied by Tower Tech Inc. will go on the auction block Jan. 28 following the earlier mortgage foreclosure on the building by a bank lender, bank officials said.Gary Forbis, executive vice president of First...
Gitomer: `It's Not Just about How to Close the Sale -- It's about How to Win'
Those familiar with the writings of Jeffrey Gitomer know better than to expect him to give some kind of coy, understated answer to any question, let alone when asked why it is that salespeople practically break down the door in order to hear him speak."My...
Group Proposes Limited Use of `Non-Compete' Clauses
State law currently prohibits the use of "non-compete" clauses in all employment contracts and only allows the covenants in connection with the sale of a business or the dissolution of a partnership.But officials with the Oklahoma Bar Association believe...
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Oklahoma Receives Record Amount of Improvement Money
Oklahoma received $42.3 million in federal money for its 123 public airports during the fiscal year ended Sept. 30, according to the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission.Only five states received more money for airports during the fiscal year than Oklahoma....
Pipers Make Firm an International Success
Charles F. "Chuck" Piper was a World War II Navy veteran back in 1947, when he graduated from Kent State University and started marketing valves for Pittsburgh Valve and Fitting Corp. in Cleveland.He still has one of the simple one-inch valves he worked...