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Scale Your Leadership Skills as You Scale Your Company

entrepreneur.com — Join us in Miami, Chicago or Denver for our Accelerate Your Business event series kicking off in February. Discover solutions to optimize team performance, improve company productivity, and position your business for continued success. See dates and details " Entrepreneurs are constantly hit with the question of scalability -- how prepared are their startups to accommodate growth?
Jan 26, 2016

Big transition for a founder: Going from leading individual contributors to leading other leaders. entm.ag/1RLEHz4 via @itsbentropy

'Pretending ad blocking will disappear is a mythology' - AdBlock Plus on the IAB fallout

thedrum.com — I've already said my piece on how the US Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) dis-invited us from its forthcoming Leadership Conference. So there's no reason to spend time turning the screw once more or speculate about what its reasons for doing so might have been. I'll never know anyway.

How to Avoid a Cookie-Cutter Company Culture

entrepreneur.com — The importance of your startup's culture is undeniable: A Columbia University study shows job turnover at organizations with rich cultures is much lower than those with poor cultures. But installing the right culture is the big challenge -- and it's certainly not a plug-and-play affair.

Bowles receives $25K grant from EDC - Martinsville Bulletin: News

martinsvillebulletin.com — The grant will go toward a new sewing/embroidery operation and other improvements at Diversified Distribution Inc. (DDI) in Martinsville. The grant was approved Nov. 19 by the EDC board. "The EDC has worked with Bowles LLC on several projects, including the expansions of Applied Felts and Hardide here," said Mark Heath, president/CEO of the EDC.

Martinsville man sentenced to 21 years in shooting deaths - GoDanRiver.com: State

godanriver.com — A Martinsville man was sentenced to 21 years in prison Wednesday in connection with two Oct. 2014 shooting deaths. Parnell Markese Rucker, 21, of Martinsville, was sentenced by Martinsville Circuit Court Judge G.

Group OKs resolution for school funds - Martinsville Bulletin: News

martinsvillebulletin.com — At a meeting on Wednesday, the IDA approved a resolution which essentially allows the county to borrow a large portion of the funds necessary to build the elementary school. According to Henry County Administrator Tim Hall, Carter Bank and Trust of Martinsville is the lender, offering a 20-year loan with a fixed interest rate of 2.5 percent, which is half the interest rate the county had anticipated during planning stages.

Martinsville man sentenced to 21 years - Martinsville Bulletin: News

martinsvillebulletin.com — A jury had recommended the sentence following a three-day jury trial that concluded Oct. 30, 2015. According to previous Bulletin reports, in the early morning hours of Oct. 12, 2014, Giggetts, Akridge and Rucker were among a group of people at a party on Forest Street in Martinsville.

Live tree sales are up this year - Martinsville Bulletin: News

martinsvillebulletin.com — Artificial Christmas trees make up more than 60 percent of the Christmas tree marketshare, Kreh said, and most Christmas tree retailers are seeing stable sales of live trees at best - though more likely than not, their sales are declining.

Map, brochure of artisan trail debuts - Martinsville Bulletin: News

martinsvillebulletin.com — Jennifer Doss, who is Director of Tourism for the Martinsville-Henry County Economic Development Corporation, said that the process of creating the map and recruiting local artisans has taken more than a year, and the brochure features nearly 60 different venues.

Eastman recognized by website - Martinsville Bulletin: News

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Feb 11, 2016

RT @YungCostanza: Jesus was the first person to make a big deal about his deactivation and then come back three days later

Feb 10, 2016

The Life of Pablo? Bad sign if this is some alter ego bs.

Feb 09, 2016

RT @JamilSmith: A convincing argument, from @rembert, that white privilege is everyone's problem. So everyone should read this. vult.re/1Q5vMZc


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