The 70% Failure Rate…Is It Real and What are the Best Practices Which Will Help Us Avoid the Shirtsleeves to Shirtsleeves in Three Generations Proverb? By John Warnick
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Ava DeMarco and Rob Brandegee - Co-Owners
Little Earth Productions
Ava and Rob had a simple, yet revolutionary idea – design and manufacture trendsetting purses and belts using recycled materials. With the holistic approach to business start-up and expansion deployed by the IEE, they went from designing, making and distributing the products from their home, to building a multi-building complex.
Cooper Munroe and Emily McKhann - Co-Founders
Cooper and Emily turned to the IEE for help in developing a strategy for a system to predict customer interactions. Now, the system is up and running and accelerating the company’s next generation use of social media and fueling their revenue growth.
JIM WHOLEY - Co-Owner
Robert Wholey & Company
There is always something new to learn, even if your family business has been around for 100 years. Fortunately, Jim Wholey had the IEE to rely on when it came time to focus on Robert Wholey & Company’s retail operations and sell the wholesale part of the business.
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