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Best Saturday ever by Ketan Deshpande

Best Saturday ever Let me start by saying that we had a blast last Saturday. Attended one of the best birthday parties ever. Well not mine but our neighbors. Let me set the stage for you, our neighborhood in Maple Grove, MN is a fun place. We are all very close in age, have kids… Continue reading Best Saturday ever by Ketan Deshpande

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We Are Changing The World

Renewable Energy - Are we making progress? The above question has been asked on Quora in many different ways. I follow the renewable energy industry closely and frequently contribute on Quora, just search for Ketan Deshpande MN Minnesota for the latest topics I have covered. I agree that Renewable Energy solutions have been around us for a… Continue reading We Are Changing The World

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Forestville/Mystery Cave Minnesota

Minnesota's hidden treasures Like us if you have visited the typical well known attractions in Minnesota such as Duluth, Sculpture Garden, Mall Of America, Valleyfair, Science Museum, etc.. and are looking for places that are "off the beaten path" then this one is for you. Read more about our recent visit to the Munsinger & Clemens… Continue reading Forestville/Mystery Cave Minnesota

economy · European economy · Global economy · US Economy

Global Economic Outlook

In Q1 2017 the global economy was driven by strong growth in manufacturing & trade and The International Monetary Funds (IMF) latest report shows that the broad based growth will continue through 2018. Blog post by Ketan Deshpande, MN

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How to maximize fuel economy

So the answer to "how efficient are today's cars" is, lot more efficient if we as drivers join forces with the technology.Leverage the features and technologies car makers are providing and lets reduce our carbon footprint starting from today!Post by Ketan Deshpande, MN

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Are manufacturing jobs coming back?

Manufacturing companies need to ensure sustainable growth and profitability in today's global and competitive economy. Cost management is the primary reason for out sourcing jobs to "low cost" countries however increasing amount of automation is also changing the dynamic ..... read on

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Which states rank the best

 I really liked the comprehensive method USNews used to rank all states. Their rating considered typical state data such as population, GDP growth, educational rating, economic and racial diversity, etc.. Apart from these typical data points they also considered health care, education, states infrastructure, crime, opportunity, internet and public safety and the integrity and health of state government.