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The NICE Initiative Framework for Collaboration: My Written Elevator Pitch

“Most people in corporate settings don’t know about the theme of collaboration as a work style.” — Liane Bass, Online Education Specialist 1/8/15 “Your elevator pitch must be memorable, not memorized!” — Alex Freund, Landing Expert Career Coaching 1/8/15 Today I attended an … Continue reading

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What the Cooking Show “Chopped” Can Teach Entrepreneurs

“Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren’t.” — Margaret Thatcher “The older I get the less I listen to what people say and the more I look at what they … Continue reading

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Can Women Entrepreneurship Enhance Our Collective Societal Transition from “Me” to “We”?

“Personal experiences affect the facts that we choose to see.” — Judge Sonia Sotomayor “We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone.” — President Ronald Reagan An entrepreneur’s life is full of teachable moments and interesting experiences; both of which help us … Continue reading

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I See You: Why Your Digital Avatar Matters As An Entrepreneur

“I see you.” — Neytiri from Avatar “Here’s looking at you, kid.” — Rick Blaine from Casablanca Pop culture has a way of holding up a virtual mirror and showcasing the best and worst human traits, the mundane and the … Continue reading

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Intellectual Transcendence and Entrepreneurial Opportunity Part 6: Who Am I? Putting the “I” in Internet

[Think of] the porous state of our Internet selves, the trail of electronic crumbs we leave every day.” — Susan Orlean “The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.” — Bill Gates Today I’m writing … Continue reading

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Intellectual Transcendence and Entrepreneurial Opportunity Part 5: Balancing Humanity & Technology

“You are the sum total of everything you’ve ever seen, heard, eaten, smelled, been told, forgot – it’s all there. Everything influences each of us, and because of that I try to make sure that my experiences are positive.” — … Continue reading

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Intellectual Transcendence and Entrepreneurial Opportunity Part 3: Honing Your Empathy

“When you get down to the True Self and speak from that, there is always a metamorphosis.” — Brenda Ueland, Author: If You Want to Write “A prerequisite to empathy is simply paying attention to the person in pain.”— Daniel … Continue reading

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