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2019- What Do We See?

Here are 3 areas of key importance for next year! This is the first headline I read this morning:  Nvidia’s Alcan can generate fake human faces that look 100% real.  With my coffee in one hand and the iPAD in the other, I contemplated…
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Defining Victory

Is your business capable, challenged or lost? Jockey Jesus Lopez Castanon, riding Shackleford, crosses the finish line to win the 136th Preakness Stakes in Baltimore. Photo: UPI In the first part of this
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Risky Business

Defining The Role And Tasks Of An Entrepreneur In a 1929 photo, Thomas A. Edison shows a new incandescent lamp, at left, while holding a replica of his first model, from 1879. Credit: UPI
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Lights On

A Solar Light Bulb Brightens Far Corners Of The Globe Martin Gonzalez holds a Nokera bulb in his store in La Mesa, Colombia. Cover photo credit: Courtesy Nokera Martin Gonzalez had been selling Nokero light…
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The Accidental Entrepreneur

Chapter 2 – Getting Started, The First Three Years I am a researcher, that’s who and what I am. And I am a Hispanic researcher, dedicated to bringing the voice of the Hispanic population to the people who need
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Burn The Ships!

...And Other Words of Advice From A Successful Entrepreneur (This is the second of an exclusive two-part series on Atlanta data services company Cloud Sherpas. See Part 1  to find out how the company went from basement hobby to Google
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Think Again

Your Business Plan Shouldn't Be A Static Document Planning is an ongoing necessity for small-business owners. Environments change, and the most successful entrepreneurs adapt by continually revisiting their original assumptions. Your…
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When Disaster Strikes

A Little Advance Planning Can Save a World of Trouble I will never forget that gut-wrenching Monday morning, back in the mid-1970s, when I drove into my company’s parking lot and saw the burned-out shell of a building. That was all…
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Good Idea!

Now start creating your business plan and building a team. You’re ready to launch your own business. Congratulations! Having your own business has obvious appeal, one reason there are over 20 million single-person businesses in
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7 Mistakes to Avoid

Avoid these too-common errors as you rev up your business. When running a business, it's easy to get caught up in day-to-day concerns and lose sight of the big picture. Here are some costly yet all too common mistakes to
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Never Give Up!

- And other words of advice from James Gutierrez Progresso Financiero founder and CEO James Gutierrez shares seven hard-won lessons with LatinBusinessToday.com readers: Never give up: Whether I'm going…
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