Woodworking Industry: Taking a Closer Look

A new look with the same great content

Written by Tod Riggio Tuesday, 26 January 2010 12:56

todmug_newBy now you're probably saying to yourself, "Hey, this Riggio guy wasn't kidding when he wrote back in December that there were some big changes in store for Woodshop News."



Some trade tips for a lasting impression

Written by Tod Riggio Monday, 21 December 2009 17:08

todmug_newFor most of you, installation of the finished product is the final step of the manufacturing process. Whether delivering a single piece of furniture, assembling a large built-in, or installing the millwork for an entire house, you're invading the customer's personal space and certain decorum needs to be followed.



New look coming soon to Woodshop News

Written by Tod Riggio Monday, 23 November 2009 18:46

todmug_newCharles Kettering certainly had a way with words. Among the many quotes attributed to the American inventor are:



Passing of legends marks calendar year

Written by Tod Riggio Tuesday, 27 October 2009 17:18

With summer behind us and the leaves still turning here in New England, perhaps it's a bit early to reflect on 2009. No question, it's been a bummer of a year in terms of the economy. While there are signs of a turnaround, it's not happening quickly enough for most of us in the woodworking community. So we continue to soldier on and survive as best we can, believing that 2010 will bring renewed prosperity.



Industry grassroots efforts are paying off

Written by Tod Riggio Tuesday, 22 September 2009 17:26

It certainly appears that WoodLINKS USA is succeeding in its efforts to strengthen woodworking education. National director Mark Smith offered these encouraging words in the program's September newsletter:



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