Month: January 2009

Funny Land Surveying Cartoons

Check out these funny land surveying cartoons on SurveyHistory.org!

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Business Week Video – How to Win Frugal Consumers and Influence Them to Buy

This Business Week Video on BusinessWeek.com is an interview with Paco Underhill. Paco Underhill discusses how consumers make buying choices and decisions; ther are a few good examples demonstrating how stores could better pay attention to their customers.In this video

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LAND SURVEYING VIDEOS – Trimble Access Video

Find more videos like this on Land Surveyors United-Earth’s First Online Surveying Community http://landsurveyorsunited.ning.com/video/trimble-survey-trimble

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Global Climate Change: Sea Level Viewer

Global Climate Change: Sea Level ViewerGlobal Climate Change: Sea Level Viewer. NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory California Institute of Technology video showing how satellites can measure sea surface height. The NASA video identifies sea level changes associated with a recent view (June

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Hand Drawn Map Association : Accepting Submissions of Hand Drawn Maps Via Postal Mail and Email

The Hand Drawn Map Association is accepting submissions of hand drawn maps via postal mail and email. The HDMA (Hand Drawn Map Association) is a collection of maps and other interesting diagrams drawn by hand and archived on their website. In addition

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Surveyors On Set: It’s Not All About The Property Market – Vocational Study, Career Planning – The Independent

Surveyors on set: it’s not all about the property market – Vocational Study, Career Planning – The Independent. Here’s an interesting article that descibes alternative services for Professional Land Surveyors, other than the property market.

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Joshua Tree National Park, California : Image of the Day

Interesting site by NASA Earth Observatory Image of the day of Joshua Tree National Park including information about the park.   Joshua Tree National Park, California : Image of the Day

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NEWS RELEASE-Trimble to Expand its VRS Now Coverage in Illinois and Iowa

Trimble to Expand its VRS Now Coverage in Illinois and Iowa SUNNYVALE, Calif.— Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that it has expanded its Trimble® VRS Now™ service coverage area to provide Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) correction data and additional

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VerySpatial » Discussions on Geography and Geospatial Technologies

VerySpatial » Discussions on Geography and geospatial technologies.

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Sail-World.com : Virtual Eye breaks new ground in the Louis Vuitton Pacific Series

Sail-World.com : Virtual Eye breaks new ground in the Louis Vuitton Pacific Series. Unique and Innovative use of Land Surveying Tools and Technologies Check out the above link which outlines the unique and innovative use of land surveying tools and

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NEWS RELEASE – The National Museum of Surveying Announces “Museum Preview Night”

NEWS RELEASE The National Museum of Surveying Announces “Museum Preview Night” The National Museum of Surveying is pleased to announce the first event at the new Museum in Springfield, Illinois. “Museum Preview Night” will be held on surveyor Abraham Lincoln’s

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NEWS RELEASE-URISA’s 2009 ESIG™ Award Process Opens

URISA’s 2009 ESIG™ Award Process Opens January 21, 2009 (Park Ridge, IL) — The Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) has recently posted the application materials for its prestigious Exemplary Systems in Government (ESIG) Awards. The awards recognize exceptional

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AutoCAD Civil 3D 2009 Update 2

Autodesk has released its AutoCAD Civil 3D 2009 Update 2. This update may contain fixes for issues you have been experiencing and also contains all the fixes included in AutoCAD Civil 3D 2009 Update 1, AutoCAD 2009 Update 1, AutoCAD

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California Land Surveyors Association (CLSA) Video-Career In Land Surveying

Here is a video promoting land surveying produced by the California Land Surveyors Association (CLSA) they posted on YouTube. I think this is good promotional material and would like to see other land surveying organizations produce similar videos to promote

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Sorry for duplicate tweets. Ac…

Sorry for duplicate tweets. Accidentally reposted back to twitter after some setup with my blog. My bad.

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NEWS RELEASE – 2nd Annual Carlson Software User Conference, April 5-7

Carlson Software Hosts 2nd Annual User Conference, April 5-7 MAYSVILLE, Ky., U.S. Mark April 5-7 on your calendars to “break new ground” in learning and helping your business to grow and prosper at the 2nd Annual Carlson User Conference in

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NEWS RELEASE – URISA is Seeking Nominations for its GIS Hall of Fame

January 9, 2009 (Park Ridge, IL) – URISA is seeking nominations for its GIS Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame recognizes and honors the best of us in GIS. Started in 2005, the URISA Hall of Fame documents the

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Thinking about GIS and how to …

Thinking about GIS and how to use it more, and be more productive, in my land surveying business. Any ideas from the GIS people?

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Joined Facebook. Check out my …

Joined Facebook. Check out my profile (i’m working on making it complete) at http://tinyurl.com/9fbg6n

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Discussing financial issues. D…

Discussing financial issues. Do you think the economy has bottomed out yet?

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