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The Heat is On

July 1, 2007 - By

The Propane Education and Research Council (PERC) has discovered another hot project aimed at increasing the fuel's use nationwide. read more

Ray Murray Inc.

July 1, 2007 - By

Ray Murray Sr. had to quit his job to start Ray Murray Inc. (RMI) This decision was a significant one – he had devoted 25 years to a propane equipment manufacturer. He also had a growing family. read more

Traditions, trade shows and picnics

July 1, 2007 - By

Jim Murray stood back to soak in the view of hundreds of customers milling about the annual Ray Murray Open House at the Lee Mass corporate compound. read more

Are you financially motivated?

July 1, 2007 - By

I pose this rhetorical question to examine some of the decisions we make in our propane companies that fly in the face of reaching for maximum financial performance. read more

Forensic science can provide a winning advantage

July 1, 2007 - By

In many cases that I am called on to defend propane companies, plaintiffs use pure theory against my clients in an effort to attach a liability position. read more

Heat Remediation

July 1, 2007 - By

Propane has its place in the pest industry, says a national pest association official, in an application that has been common over the years - heat treatments to eliminate infestations within a structure. read more

Who’s the boss?

July 1, 2007 - By

When a career in the medical field didn't materialize, Ed Meyer relied on his entrepreneurial spirit to carry him into the business world. read more

Summer’s most important priority

July 1, 2007 - By

Every business - regardless of size - needs to stop from its busy daily schedule in order to reflect on its performance and to plan for the future. It's simply good business to periodically ask yourself, How are we doing? What can we do better? What are our goals? read more