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2008-07-09 03:00:14

At the Global Networking Conference for BNI members, which was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from May 27th-30th, 2008, Dr. Ivan Misner (BNI's Founder & Chairman) became convinced that local businesses everywhere need to shift their thinking about business networking. Most small businesses around the world have tended only to network locally but Dr. Misner says that the world is becoming smaller in many ways -- technology and online social networking being the most obvious -- and...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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