Articles by Jim Olsztynski

Rheem Shows Off FVIR Water Heaters

March 1, 2003
Rheem Water Heaters hosted the industry's trade press in a series of visits to its Montgomery, Ala., facility in early February to unveil the Rheem Guardian System[tm], a new line of residential gas-fired, atmospheric water heaters specially designed to meet the new ANSI Standard.
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A Two-Tiered Trade<br>Jim Olsztynski

February 1, 2003
Creative recruiting aims to shore up the elite ranks, but what's there for the rest?
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The Top 10 Things To Do In 2003 <br>Jim Olsztynski

January 1, 2003
The modern world would do just fine without philosophers and sociologists. But not without plumbers.
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Wetheads Frolic At Wetstock

January 1, 2003
It was peace, love and a harmony of ideas at this premiere event.
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Wetheads Frolic At 'Wetstock'

November 26, 2002
Some 200 hydronic heating aficionados gathered in Marlboro, Mass., on Sat., Nov. 23, to discuss their craft and their business. Most were contractors, but they were all "Wetheads."
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My Friend Ray

November 1, 2002
Am I wrong to have extinguished someone's entrepreneurial fire?
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Do's & Don'ts Of Convention Planning

October 1, 2002
Meeting planners have a tough job, made all the tougher when they leave attendees grumbling.
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Offbeat Marketing Ideas

October 1, 2002
Consumers are bombarded with literally thousands of marketing messages every day. It's hard to be heard above the din. So once in a while, it just might pay to do something that defies conventional wisdom. Here are some ideas.
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Seven Good Reasons To Attend ISH NA<br>Jim Olsztynski

September 3, 2002
And for those of you with dirty minds, there’s an 8th not-so-good reason.
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It's The Little Things That Count<br>Jim Olsztynski

August 1, 2002
The Internet has made customer care more important than ever.
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