November 2014 - Midwest Direct

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November 25, 2014

Happy Thanksgiving!   “Make it a habit to tell people thank you. To express your appreciation, sincerely and without the expectation of anything in return. Truly appreciate those around you, and you’ll soon find many others around you. Truly appreciate life, and you’ll find that you have more of it.” – Ralph Marston   There Read More

November 14, 2014

The U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors has announced that Megan J. Brennan will succeed Patrick Donahoe as the 74th Postmaster General and CEO of the Postal Service.    Megan Brennan joined the Postal Service in 1986 as a carrier in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She began her management career as a delivery and collection supervisor. She was Read More

November 10, 2014

 Santa isn’t the only one delivering packages on Christmas Day this year! “The Postal Service will be out making deliveries every single day during the holiday season, including Christmas Day,” according to Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe. The Post Office has already declared that “Packages Are the Future” and expects double-digit growth in package volume this Read More

November 7, 2014

The US Post Office announced that the most famous reindeer that ever went “down in history” will be featured in a set of 4 limited edition holiday Forever stamps. The set features Rudolph and his famous nose, Santa happily waving with one hand while he grasps the reins of his sleigh, the Abominable Snow Monster Read More

November 5, 2014

Customers are far more likely to share their email address with a business than their home address. A recent study by business analytics company SAS shows that 94% of consumers are willing to share their email address with a company versus 66% that are willing to share their home address. The report explains that several Read More