Month: October 2009

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To Change Effectively, Change Just One Thing

Peter Bregman How We Work To Change Effectively, Change Just One Thing My mum’s getting out of the hospital today. They carved out her ascending colon to remove cancer. I won’t know for days if the cancer is gone but

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Imagine That?!

I’m reading the new Fast Company Magazine – an article about Hulu and I am disarmed by these lines in the first page; “Imagine that The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal had gotten together and created Google

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Tru-line Builders on the ERC tour

Daniel Swartzendruber of Tru-Line Builders was my seat buddy on this year’s Nevada County Business Tour hosted by the Economic Resource Council. We toured Bub Enterprises, Best Trailer, DeMartini RV, Plan it Solar and lastly, Sierra College. Everyone on our

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Learn Why Web 3.0 affects Your Business

Mark Your Calendar: Friday Nov. 13,  The Holbrook Hotel , Grass Valley The Nevada County Bar Association together with The Economic Resource Council and The Alternative Board present: “Riding the Wave –  – Navigating the Legal Challenges of the New

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Instant Business Assessment — Are You In Need Of Business Improvement?

If you’re interested in ideas for business improvement, contact me, Ruth Schwartz of The Alternative Board today. You can do a much more comprehensive business assessment consultation where we can identify problems and formulate a plan of action that will

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Jim Phelps of James Phelps Creative

Jim and I are having coffee. We are talking about brands, writing, blogs, and the volitility of artists. Hmmm. If you are looking for writing or if you want to learn how to create grants, Jim’s your man. Check out

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Strategic Business Planning Workshop

Yesterday was part one of a two part workshop to create strategic plans that can be easily implemented by businesses in Nevada County. Members of this group say that they appreciated the time spent looking at the big picture and

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“Ten Commandments” of Preparing for the Sale of a Business

The Nevada County TAB business groups have spent the last couple of months viewing their business with a sale in mind. Are they all going to sell? Not by a long shot. But they are looking  at their key measurements

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