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Business start-up: 10 important things NOT to do

1) Don’t make little plans. If you plan to establish a small business, that’s what you will end up with—and nothing more. Make a plan that recognizes all the possibilities of your new business, and serves as a road map … Continue reading

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Good idea for a new business? Absolutely yes…but maybe not

When I ran my ad agency, I had the opportunity to talk with many entrepreneurs getting ready to start new businesses. I found that many of them, pumped up with enthusiasm and ready to take on the world, could recite … Continue reading

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Don’t do the small stuff yourself

As the boss, you just may be the most competent, hard-working person in your organization. You can do any job in the place better than anyone else. So you end up doing practically everything yourself. You want everything done perfectly, … Continue reading

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