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Neal Harrell spoke at the 2012 MDCE on recruiting employees.

State of the Industry: Hiring up, available personnel needed

The state of hiring within the marine industry is on an upward trajectory that has been building for years, and it’s time to... 
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Weekly 5


Weekly 5: Boat builder employee arrested in Georgia crash

The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week. Be sure to look for the BI Weekly 5 every Tuesday on BoatingIndustry.com.   1.... 
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Jonathan Sweet, Editor In Chief

Share your best idea and win $500

It’s your chance to be come rich and famous … or at least a little richer and semi-famous. I’ve been reading... 
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Product Showcase



Dealership déjà vu

It feels like just yesterday that we were using the words, “technician shortage” to describe one of our industry’s biggest challenges. Well, here we are again. The phones... read story

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85 years of boating history

A look back at more than eight decades of the boating industry It was 85 years ago this month that Boating Business was launched as “The Trade Journal of Boats and Motors.”... read story

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