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First Create "WOW" -- Brand Strategy Comes Later
Delano Frank
10/22/2001
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Before you can create a winning brand strategy, you've got to have a winning product or service to promote.

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How to Nail the Five-Minute Pitch
Dietrich Chuck
5/24/2010
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Startup CEOs wear many hats.  None, perhaps, is more important than that of "company pitchman."

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LaunchMemphis Weekend Gives Wings to 8 Fledgling Companies
Dowd James
4/6/2010
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After the recent "48 Hour Launch" weekend that drew more than five dozen participants, eight new companies now dot the city's small-business landscape.

The third annual event, sponsored by LaunchMemphis, replaced the organization's former Startup Weekend program. Interest in the program easily surpassed previous incarnations, leaders said, and the number of viable companies was nearly triple that of last year.

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Qualities 4 Successful Entrepreneurs
Driessen Patrick W
9/25/2009
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Lessons learned, key qualities and insights that will help an entrepreneur to succeed.

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Giving Resources to Create Wealth
Ellington E David
4/1/2000
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As his online entertainment business became successful, founder David Ellington needed more employees with mid-level technical skills. Filling those jobs with well-trained young people of color became this entrepreneur's way of giving back to his community by creating a model program that benefits everyone. Not only that, he's creating wealth as he brings disadvantaged youth into the high-tech mainstream with good salaries and stock options.

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CEO Gives It All Up to Share with the Next Generation
Ellis James G
3/1/2005
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In becoming a teacher, former CEO Jim Ellis says he gained much more than he lost.

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Nature or nurture? Decoding the DNA of the entrepreneur
Ernst and Young
6/9/2011
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Ernst & Young releases report that provides some insights into the minds of today’s most successful entrepreneurial leaders and discern what makes them successful.

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Mentoring Secrets for Women
Farris Denise
10/1/2002
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A helping hand from a beloved family member gave this author a gift more precious than a paycheck: the time and attention she needed to rebuild her career -- and her belief in herself.

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Clarifying Your Vision
FastTrac
8/28/2006
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Entrepreneurs should articulate their purpose in a specific three-year vision statement with specific goals for growth.

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Gearing Up for Growth
FastTrac
8/28/2006
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As entrepreneurs plan for growth, they identify the key issues that provide useful information. Consider how one entrepreneur takes an indepth look at her business and uses this insight to clarify a vision and set clear goals for her business.

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