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By Irene Cherkassky Next time you stroll down the street, look around you. What do you see? Whether you live in a small hamlet or a teeming metropolis, architects define our spaces, our very view of the world. The influence of design is inescapable. There are approximately 160,000 licensed architects working in the United States, says Martin Pedersen, executive editor for Metropolis, an architecture and design magazine. Many more work in the field who are without licenses. Architects may work in small, one- or two-person offices specializing in family homes, or they can be part of large international firms specializing in urban planning. They

By Hallie Mummert Get your best results ever with channel-integrated campaigns. In a study of more than 130 retailers conducted earlier this year by Forrester Research for Shop.org, multichannel (catalog, store and Web) retailers reported more than 46 percent of their customers who typically buy online also make purchases offline, and 17 percent of their customers who primarily shop offline also make online purchases. What's more, 15 percent of offline purchases are influenced by information gathered on the retailer's Web site, according to the study. This kind of cross-channel information-gathering and purchasing behavior

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