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Haste Makes Waste: The Central Dauphin School Board’s decision to privatize its bus transportation service. The flawed process to save money.

By at June 25, 2012 | 2:24 pm | 0 Comment

Haste Makes Waste: The Central Dauphin School Board’s decision to privatize its bus transportation service. The flawed process to save money.

Executive summary

The Central Dauphin School Board’s decision to outsource its bus transportation services was touted as a way to save money.

However, the decision has generated multiple legal conflicts that have delayed the start-up of the private transportation service… Read the rest

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Haste Makes Waste: Epilogue

By at February 16, 2011 | 10:06 am | 1,029 Comments

Haste Makes Waste: Epilogue

This is the anatomy of not so well thought out business decisions that have a direct impact on schools and children.

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Haste Makes Waste: Timeline

By at February 16, 2011 | 10:05 am | 1,655 Comments

Haste Makes Waste: Timeline

Haste Makes Waste: to understand the anatomy of business decisions follow the timeline.

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Does true reform start in Pennsylvania’s liquor cabinets and beer caves?

By at February 2, 2011 | 11:35 am | 1,117 Comments

Does true reform start in Pennsylvania’s liquor cabinets and beer caves?

Two things fermenting at the top of every bottle of booze sold in Pennsylvania: When will the state sell the Liquor Control Board, and how much will it get for one of its crown jewels? However, as Rock The Capital’s Tom Dochat observes there is a lot more to this than meets glass to lips.

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Corporate Taxes drip from Hershey’s Chocolate but there is no movement to revamp a broken formula

By at January 10, 2011 | 11:03 am | 3 Comments

Corporate Taxes drip from Hershey’s Chocolate but there is no movement to revamp a broken formula

What ever happened to all the talk about revamping corporate taxes in America? Rock The Capital’s wondered to — so, Dochat started to peel away at what became of the issue and the current state of a formula that seems horribly out of sync here and abroad.

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