Pick a better question than, “Can I pick your brain?”
Oct 28, 2019

Pick a better question than, “Can I pick your brain?”

Fewer businesses are expecting growth near term. Are generators a good option with more rolling blackouts happening on the West Coast? "Can I pick your brain?" might not be the best question to ask a boss.

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PG&E blackouts have Californians scrambling for generators

Oct 28, 2019
The planned outages by California’s PG&E left hundreds of thousands without power this fall, and at least one company is benefiting.
A restaurant in Sonoma, California during the planned power outage by Pacific Gas & Electric in early October, 2019.
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Victoria Craig Host, BBC
Stephen Ryan Senior Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Brian Allison Engineer
Meredith Garretson Morbey Senior Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Alex Schroeder Producer

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