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Who works harder? Who has more skill? Whose job is more important to the bottom line? Whose boots get dirtier?

The Great Debate is a series of monthly articles to spark that discussion. Find out how the National Mining Hall of Fame is involved.

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I am now a lame duck. It is a little more than halfway through my year as your SME president, and I can say with full certainty that almost everything that has happened so far was not what I expected or hoped.
I thought that I would be meeting many of you on a face-to-face basis by attending various local section meetings and technical conferences. I thought that I would have the chance  ...
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