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U.S. Photo Industry 2008: Review and Forecast (PREMIUM Edition) By PMA Marketing Research
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Includes more charts regarding DSLR sales, adoption of digital cameras, memory cards, digital frames, home photo printers and online prices for prints and custom products. A review of the major photo... More > categories in 2007 and forecasts through 2010.U.S. digital photo spending is expected grow by 3.2 percent in 2008.After topping 2007 estimates, U.S. digital camera unit sales are expected to grow only slightly in 2008. Revenues will be soft.Online ordering is the fastest growing photo print ordering method.Custom photo merchandise value expected at just less than $1.5 billion in 2008. Specifically... (list of charts)< Less
CSS User Manual - Daily Operations By Robert Kefauver
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This is the user manual for the Windows version of Compatible Software Systems (CSS) programs for convenience store accounting and inventory management. Well illustrated step by step instructions. ... More > Included are instructions for the Dailybook - starting at downloading the daily report from the POS system and continuing to print and close. UPC/PLU maintenance is documented in detail including linkages for such things as cigarettes and ring top six packs. Seven different ways are described to change retail prices including the Passport Mix & Match and Combo Promos. Invoice data entry is thoroughly covered - entering invoices manually, by EDI and with the Portable Data Terminals. Chapters are included for month end processing and using the interfaces to QuickBooks, Peachtree and MAS90 accounting. Ideal for those just starting to use CSS. It is also an excellent tool for those who want to train a substitute or replacement.< Less
2008 PMA Photo Book Report (PREMIUM edition) By PMA Marketing Research
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The premium version of the 2008 PMA Photo Book Report includes the overview of the photo book market and the fact sheets as well as an in-depth photo book trends review, written by Future Image Inc.... More > Senior Analyst Paul Worthington. The premium version of the 2008 PMA Photo Book Report is designed to provide a look into the state of the industry through the eyes of market leaders immersed in the photo book segment, adding the perspective of an industry analyst as well. Worthington's section details an inside look at trends, consumers, pricing, printing, software and other factors that make up the photo book market. < Less
Steno Drills 101 By Lois Schoenbeck
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This book is a compilation of drills written over a period of time in an effort to give my students the tools to overcome the categories of errors most made on dictation tests. I am an on-site and... More > online court reporting instructor and grade hundreds of dictation tests each year. In the process of that grading, it seemed that the same kinds of mistakes were being made over and over again; so for a year, I kept an accounting of categories of errors made on dictation tests. The result of that accounting was that briefs and phrases, contractions, word endings, alphabet, and numbers were the categories in which most steno errors were made. I looked around for drills for my students to help resolve the problems they were having in these five categories. I could find number drills but not drills for the other four categories; so I began to create drills, week by week, until I had a year’s worth of drills to assign to my students. This book contains those drills.< Less