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Developing Excellent Passion for Work
10/8/2007
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Passion can make for an energizing work environment that engages everyone there. Successful entrepreneur and noted speaker Michelle Neujahr shares ten ways to boost, and ultimately leverage, the enthusiasm of your employees.

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Why You Need A Mentor
10/11/2007
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Mentoring is a time-honored tradition in many fields, and for good reason: It works. Parents, friends, and investors usually don't cut it as mentors, however. You need unbiased, direct (even blunt) advice and direction if you want to grow your company. This article provides in-depth information, insight, and examples both for mentees and mentors.

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The Vision Thing: Without It You'll Never Be a World-Class Organization
5/30/2007
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Success takes more than a compelling vision. As the leader of your company, you need to be able to implement your vision--train, prepare, and equip your team to live according to it.

Go To Source (www.leadertoleader.org)
The Marketing Plan: The Good the Bad and the Ugly
5/24/2007
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Need a marketing plan, but want it to be practical enough to get implemented? Here's a simple template billed as the "world's shortest marketing plan." It may be just what you are looking for.

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Why Smart Companies Do Dumb Things
5/24/2007
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Consensus, conviction, expertise, and an inspirational vision. "Smart" entrepreneurs may rely on the like, but they don't guarantee success. Guy Kawasaki shares ten ways of avoiding mistakes that happen in spite of the best intentions.

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Networking - Greeting New Acquaintances
4/27/2007
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This tool will help you be prepared to present your Unique Selling Proposition in 20 seconds or less.

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Venture Presentation Worksheet
4/27/2007
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This tool will help you develop and practice giving a compelling venture presentation.

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Partnering Propositions
4/27/2007
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This tool will help you and your attorney outline the key elements of a mutual value proposition as well as anticipate and address questions that will likely be posed by prospective partners.

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Networking - Targeting Organizations and Groups
4/27/2007
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This tool will help you identify current networking activity, assess its effectiveness, and identify groups that can expand and build your business network.

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Start-Up Business Plan Checklist
4/27/2007
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This tool will help you identify areas in your start up business plan that need additional atttention before it is complete.

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