In the January column, I mentioned labor and manpower as being something that was an ongoing problem, and I wanted to leave it out of our series on focusing your attention on the things that you can do to make a real difference in your operation and bottom line. That was before Mike Rowe of “Dirty Jobs” did a Wal-Mart commercial and thrust the very real manpower/labor crisis into the national spotlight. I have tried to contact Mr. Rowe for an interview yesterday, but have not ...

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