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March 21, 2011

Brick-and-Mortar
The traditional retailers doing well are selling autos, liquor, candy, office supplies, gifts and furniture.

Dining Out
Fast casual establishments expected to lead in seatings and sales.

Up, Up & Away
Airlines, hotels, travel agents all stand to gain as business travelers and tourists pack their bags.

Green Waste
Demand for recycling and environmentally-friendly waste treatment processes is on the rise.

Green Building
Construction industry has been stagnant but companies specializing in green building are growing.

Feel Good
Fitness, yoga, spa facilities, health/personal care products, diet services, hair salons, motivational services Ñ even plastic surgeons.

Job Finders
Those specializing full-time in part-time employment staffing should be extremely busy.

Energy Savers
Consumers look to save energy by having energy-efficient heating, air conditioning, electrical systems installed and repaired.

Content Creators
The growing number of Web sites need freelance writers, marketers and designers, not just programmers.

Boys & Girls
Social services for children and teens, including adoption, foster care, drug prevention, and life skills training.

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