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Heads up! | Extraordinary Business

How to get visible and get ahead in the marketplace

imageMany times when we think about Google, Microsoft, Intel, Wal-Mart, Apple and many other companies, we think about them as simply huge businesses and global brands.  Have you ever stopped to think about where they came from, and how they got there?

Granted, each business has its own, unique, story.  However, the common thread is that they started out as very small companies and worked their butts off to build something that changed the way the marketplace works. They didn’t start with tons of money, but were focused to build a product or prototype and take steps to continue to develop and grow their offerings and their business.


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You Can’t Get There From Here | Extraordinary Business

8 things you need to start working on your small business strategic plan

Atlanta to the Bahamas

If you’ve ever tried to get directions from Google Maps on how to get from Atlanta, GA to the Bahamas, Google Maps will respond, “We could not calculate directions between Atlanta, GA and The Bahamas.  Even if you were to put specific points such as from the restaurant around the corner to the Angler’s Restaurant and Bar in March Harbor, there are no clear directions from one location to the other.  Essentially, with the resources Google has, you cannot get to that destination from there.


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