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This blog is devoted to issues facing entrepreneurs trying to start a new business and small business owners seeking information or assistance with growing their business. 

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Women: Don’t Go it Alone, Find a Mentor

February 3, 2018,

There is no more efficient avenue to learn, problem-solve, generate ideas or expand your network (and thus grow your revenue) than by clinching a great mentor. It’s like having a MBA, best friend, and publicity director all rolled into one fantastic package. 

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Hire People Who Argue, And Be Wary of Yes Men

January 2, 2018,

It may seem strange to actively seek people who will question you but success can often depend on having employees with “question everything” approaches. Here’s how to hire people who won’t be afraid to argue when necessary, and avoid the kind of associates who fail to push your business forward. 

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