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2014-01-24 16:21:35

Hal Shelton shares his experience and tips through his new book released January 15 to help business owners succeed. WASHINGTON, Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hal Shelton, author of "Secrets to Writing a Successful Business Plan: A Pro Shares A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating a Plan That Gets Results" - www.secretsofbusinessplans.com - is helping entrepreneurs and small business owners avoid costly mistakes and pave the way to success for their business venture. Through his book...

2009-02-23 12:47:00

LIVONIA, Mich., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the challenges that entrepreneurs face, in good economic times and bad, Gino Wickman, the creator of the Entrepreneurial Operating System(TM), (EOS) a practical method of helping companies eliminate common frustrations and achieve business success, has written and released "Traction: Get a Grip On Your Business." "Our national business landscape has changed dramatically in recent months," said Wickman. "Entrepreneurs everywhere...

2009-01-07 14:52:00

CLEVELAND, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- When preparing for venture capital funding, there are three critical things every entrepreneur must do to ensure success: refine your list of potential investors; master your elevator pitch; and prepare an impactful presentation. "Successful investor interactions are the direct result of due diligence on the part of entrepreneurs," said Tiffan Clark, Marketing Vice President of JumpStart Inc., the venture development organization behind IdeaCrossing...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.