Breaking new ground: five key areas to build a robust earthmoving business

The earthmoving industry is on the up and up in Australia, with a vast array of building and upgrade projects in the pipeline. And while the industry at large has experienced many challenges in the face of COVID-19, opportunities are emerging, and the role that infrastructure can play in Australia’s economic recovery is significant. In other words, now might be a great time to consider either starting up your own earthmoving business or branching out in your existing one.

Where to begin, though? We spoke to five experts about how to set up or grow your own earthmoving enterprise. Here’s what they had to say.

1. Show me the money

When it comes to setting up a business, earthmoving or otherwise, the primary factor will almost undoubtedly be finances. According to Total Capital Management Manager Brett Inglis, financial planning is key.

“We have a number of earthmoving businesses on our

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Las Vegas Economy, Crippled by Coronavirus, Plays Key Role in Presidential Race

LAS VEGAS—Many hotel rooms on the Strip are empty, thousands of hospitality workers have been laid off, and whether President Trump or Democratic nominee Joe Biden wins Nevada’s six electoral votes could hinge on which party voters blame for the battered economy.

One in three people in Las Vegas was unemployed in April after casinos shut down, pummeling the broader hospitality industry, the state’s biggest employer. In August, the unemployment rate was the highest among the largest U.S. cities at 15.5%, even though casinos began to reopen in early June.

Clark County, where Las Vegas is located, is home to 70% of the state’s active registered voters, and both presidential candidates are campaigning here. Nevada narrowly backed Democrat Hillary Clinton in 2016, and the state could make the difference in a close election.

Interviews here found some locals aim their frustrations over the economic turmoil at Gov. Steve Sisolak, a

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$500+ Million Key Management as a Service Markets, 2030

DUBLIN, Oct. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The “Key Management as a Service Market Research Report: By Component, Enterprise, Application, Industry – Global Industry Analysis and Growth Forecast to 2030” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

In the wake of the rising cyber attacks, adoption of cloud technologies, and focus on digital transformation, the need to meet the associated regulatory compliance is increasing around the world. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) are the various acts and standards which govern cyber security.

As a result of key management being an important aspect covered in these regulations, the global key management as a service market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 25.9% between 2020 and 2030 (forecast period), after having generated $511.9 million, in revenue, in

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Despite hits, agriculture is key to Nebraska economy

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The agricultural economy continues to be a force in Nebraska and remains resilient despite recent down years.

That’s the conclusion of a report released last week by University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers.

The 2017 Economic Impact of the Nebraska Agricultural Production Complex report, authored by UNL ag economists Brad Lubben and Jeffrey Stokes, along with Eric Thompson of the Bureau of Business Research, found that agriculture accounts for nearly 34% of business sales, 22% of the gross state product and nearly a quarter of the state’s jobs.

The Lincoln Journal Star reports the study provides a benchmark assessment of the economic impact of Nebraska agriculture, using data from 2017, which was the year of the most recent Census of Agriculture. It also happened to be the lowest-income year for farmers and ranchers of the decade.

In 2017, the total output of Nebraska’s ag production complex was $81.8

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TOC Analyzer Market to Reach $ 327.51 Mn by 2024, Danaher Corp. and Endress+Hauser Management AG Emerge as Key Contributors to Growth

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LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct 9, 2020–

Technavio has been monitoring the TOC analyzer market and it is poised to grow by USD 327.51 mn during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 6% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201008006059/en/

Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global TOC Analyzer Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)

Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform the growth of various industries, the immediate impact of the outbreak is varied. While a few industries will register a drop in demand, numerous others will continue to remain unscathed and show promising growth opportunities. Technavio’s in-depth research has all your needs covered as our research reports include all foreseeable market scenarios, including pre- & post-COVID-19 analysis. Download a Free

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Frost & Sullivan Presents 5 Key Technologies and Investments in Mental Health Management

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“The silver lining from the pandemic has been the realization of the benefits and the deployment of various digital health solutions to manage the burden of chronic conditions. Consequently, investors have been extremely bullish on digital health, and this area has seen record investments in the first half of 2020 alone,” said Chandni Mathur, Digital Health Senior Industry Analyst at Frost & Sullivan. 

For further information on the global mental health market, please visit: https://hub.frost.com/the-global-mental-health-market/

Five key technologies supporting mental health management: 

  • Telehealth: Video consultations play a crucial role in continuing treatment and therapy sessions. There has been widespread adoption of telehealth services, and it is useful in disease management. Reimbursements for teleconsultations have also been a key driver. In 2020, the telehealth market is likely to experience a tsunami of growth, resulting in a year-over-year increase of 64.3% in the United States.
  • Patient engagement tools such
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Global Transport Management System Market Report Examines Analysis by Latest Trends, Growth Factors, Key Players and Forecasts 2030

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Pune, Maharashtra, India, October 8 2020 (Wiredrelease) Prudour Pvt. Ltd :Market.us delivers granular analysis of Transport Management System Market Coronavirus Pandemic Impact Assessment | Progression Status, Business Opportunity, Share and Forecast To 2030, which includes global industry analysis, key market trends, vendor classification with their market positioning, sales, revenue and market share with the product type and by applications. Likewise, The development ratio which is expected in perspective of the rational analysis provides thorough information concerning contributions by way of top key vendors, demand, and deliver complete evaluation as well as market proportion boom of the Transport Management System industry.

Transport Management System Market: An Structure Overview

Transport Management System Market play a vital role in market research industry. This intelligence report along with (2021-2030) Forecast of Transport Management System market study exhibits a pattern of interpreting previous data sources gathered from the most reliable sources and sets a

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Trust Is Key For Performance Management When Working Remotely

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As the number of digital devices we use has risen, the blurring of boundaries between our work and personal lives have inevitably blurred, with the mass adoption of remote working during the COVID-19 pandemic shattering any divide entirely.

This has sparked a desire among employees to be able to switch off and not have to let work intrude into their personal time. Indeed, several European countries have gone as far as to pass laws providing this right.

Digital technologies were supposed to help provide people with the freedom from 9-5, giving us the autonomy to not only work when we want, but where we want. It’s the kind of autonomy that thinkers such as Dan Pink have long argued is at the heart of our happiness and engagement at work.

As various digital and mobile technologies have entered the workplace

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Modi’s Key Reforms Stall as Pandemic Upends India’s Economy

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(Bloomberg) — India’s delay in appointing a new central bank committee to decide interest rates is just the latest of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s key economic reforms that are failing to gain traction during the nation’s worst crisis in decades.

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Three of his major policies — the goods and services tax, a bankruptcy and insolvency law and the Monetary Policy Committee — have been mired in problems since the Covid-19 outbreak upended economic activity.

Modi’s administration has delayed payments it promised India’s 28 states as compensation under the new consumption tax regime, increasing tension between the two tiers of government. The bankruptcy law has been suspended, frustrating the loan recovery efforts of lenders already saddled with one of the world’s worst bad-loan problem. And on top of that, the government didn’t appoint members to the central bank’s MPC in time for its scheduled policy decision last week, delaying

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iClick Interactive and Tencent International Business Group Announce Strategic Collaboration on Smart Solutions in Key APAC Markets, Business News

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Both Join Hands to Co-Develop SaaS-based “Smart Retail” and “Smart Travel” Solutions, and Promote “Smart Conference” via Tencent Cloud Conference solutions

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HONG KONG, Oct. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — iClick Interactive Asia Group Limited (“iClick” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: ICLK), an independent online marketing and enterprise data solutions provider in China, today announced that it will co-develop “Smart Retail” and “Smart Travel” SaaS solutions with Tencent International Business Group (“Tencent IBG”). The new solutions will initially be available in Hong Kong, South Korea and Thailand, followed by further expansion to additional APAC countries in the future. Moreover, iClick will also leverage its strong multinational clients’ coverage worldwide to advocate “Smart Conference” powered by Tencent Cloud Conference (TCC) solutions.

The innovative SaaS-based offerings are part of iClick’s newly developed Enterprise Solutions, integrating Tencent Cloud’s AI, chatbot and facial recognition technology to empower

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