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Articles by Jim Olsztynski

We Protect The Contractor's Interest<br>Jim Olsztynski

November 4, 2003
There are some bad apples in the industry, but it's not PM's job to draw attention to them.
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The Few To Whom We Owe So Much<br>Jim Olsztynski

October 7, 2003
PM will recognize those whose sacrifices largely get ignored.
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Hydronic Heating Lives!<br>Jim Olsztynski

September 2, 2003
PM is bringing the I=B=R Schools back to life.
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Reverse Auction Bidding<br>Jim Olsztynski

August 1, 2003
The good, the bad, the ugly of bid shopping.
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Licensing Laws Need Rethinking<br>Jim Olsztynski

July 15, 2003
Licensing is a sacred cow to the PHC industry, but comes with unintended consequences.
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Closing The Circle<br>Jim Olsztynski

June 1, 2003
What are we to make of all the buybacks from consolidators and utilities?
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Plumbing Franchises Go Branding<br>Jim Olsztynski

May 1, 2003
Mr. Rooter is spending $2 million on TV ads; Ben Franklin launches an audacious experiment.
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PM/Viega ISH Tourists Have A Grand Time

May 1, 2003
Warm weather and plenty of cold beer made it a pleasant journey for more than 30 travelers who spent a week in Germany, March 23-30.
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What's A Water Heater Worth?<br>Jim Olsztynski

April 1, 2003
Our market economy has a way of skewing perceptions of value.
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Our Age Of Enlightenment<br>Jim Olsztynski

March 1, 2003
Jobsite safety results from a mindset, and from economic incentives.
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