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Pitch Perfect: How to Sell Your Idea to a Roomful of Investors

A good pitch does a lot more than simply communicate a business idea—it excites, intrigues and makes people (people with money that is) want to get behind it.

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Avon Engineering: Lean Manufacturing and Confidence Leads to Business Success

Programme: Owner Operator Programme and Achieving Business Growth Workshop Name: Neil Ross Company: Avon Engineering (Gore) Year founded: 2005 Industry: Manufacturing Location: ...

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Kiwi Companies Need to Think Bigger

Everything is fine in New Zealand is it not? The country has experienced a great few years. We have ridden the commodity boom and other countries' misfortunes.

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Trans-Tasman Partnership for Start-Ups

Media Release - 7 April 2015

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11 Things That Successful Social Media Marketers Do Differently

Social media has become an integrated part of our lives for quite some time. Even more, many small business owners have even incorporated this new channel into their overall ...

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Nappies Direct: The Business of Babies

Name: Kevin & Pia D'Ambrose SmithBusiness: Nappies DirectIndustry: Retail TradeLocation: AucklandProgramme: Coaching, 2011 - 2013

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Hyspecs Holding Group: Programme fills the Gaps for Kathy

Name: Kathy Shailer (Assistant Branch Manager)Company: Hyspecs Holding Group (www.hyspecs.co.nz)Year founded: 1972Industry: Wholesale TradeRegion: Nationwide and Australia ...

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Refrigafreighters: Putting the Cool back into the Business Part 3

Name: Glenn O'SullivanCompany: RefrigafreightersIndustry: 3PL / Storage / TransportRegion: AucklandProgramme: Owner Manager Programme, 2014   Glenn O’Sullivan bought 50% of ...

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