Supply Chain News: Procurement Success Today Requires Getting Closer to …
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There are still huge gaps in performance between leading procurement organizations and the rest of the pack, the consultants at the Hackett Group say. Their research finds top performers deliver services at 17% lower cost with greater effectiveness and …

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12 apps to get your startup off the ground
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For startups, it's a tough road to success: about 50% of small businesses fail in the first five years, and tech startups fail at a rate that's estimated to be as high as 90%. But, for hopeful entrepreneurs trying to get their companies off the ground …

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University of Alberta Student Entrepreneur Named National …
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TORONTO, ON (May 14, 2015) – Michael Tessier, owner of Good Roots Landscaping Inc. and full-time student at the University of Alberta, has been named 2015 Student Entrepreneur National Champion by this country's …

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What exactly is an entrepreneur? – Gotham Gal
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That post really stuck with me. So..what exactly is an entrepreneur? Entrepreneur is defined as a person who organizes and operates a business or businesses, taking on greater than normal financial risks in order to do so.

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Ellen Bennett, Hedley & Bennett, Woman Entrepreneur …
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Ellen Bennett, Hedley & Bennett, Woman Entrepreneur. Ellen_Bennett_838cf456-4dfa-4de5-bf4f-ea7ebf9408ad My sister-in-law met Ellen at a Ted event. She said that I had to talk to her. Then Jen Bekman sent me an email …

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Minecraft founder feels isolated, unhappy – Business Insider
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'I've never felt more isolated': The man who sold Minecraft to Microsoft for $2.5 billion reveals the empty side of success. Julie Bort. Aug. 29, 2015, 11:36 AM; 104,924; 33 · facebook · linkedin · twitter; email; print. Follow Business Insider: …

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Do Employers Really Want an Entrepreneurial Employee?
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It always amuses me that almost all business employers are asking for employees with entrepreneurial spirits, but they do not realize what that really means. Entrepreneurs are hard to constraint and usually play well only with their own team. As this …

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Doctor-Led Startups Offer New Career Path, Public Benefit
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One of his first entrepreneurial endeavors was a real estate firm developing assisted living facilities specially designed for patients with Alzheimer's and other dementia-related memory problems. Hausfeld recalled thinking, "This beats looking up noses!".

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Entrepreneur Radhika Reddy encouraging more NE Ohio companies to do business …
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CLEVELAND, Ohio – Cleveland entrepreneur Radhika Reddy is leading a trade mission to India in October, and Wednesday she's inviting the public to hear the general counsel of India talk about doing business in the country. With a new pro-business prime …

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