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Quiet folder!

Postby consultantjournal » Tue Mar 20, 2012 11:56 am

I noticed there isn't much activity in this folder. How sad! I suspect many of us reach out to other members of our community.

I run a blog on starting and running a consulting business. As part of this, I use a portion of proceeds to sponsor entrepreneurs in lesser developed countries - I recently made a Kiva loan to some entrepreneurs in Uganda. On my blog, I also try to post about starting a business in the least risky ways possible. I really don't want to see people bet their home on any business venture and I think it's good to test the waters before moving forward, if you don't have much money behind you.

What are the rest of you up to?
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Re: Quiet folder!

Postby geoff_tewierik » Tue Mar 20, 2012 3:16 pm

Getting my own house in order before helping others with theirs.

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Postby JerichoHill » Fri Mar 23, 2012 6:15 am

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Re: Quiet folder!

Postby brad » Sat Mar 24, 2012 5:18 am

Here in Montréal, Concordia University has something they call the "University of the Streets" where people gather in cafés to discuss topics of interest -- they've had several meetings to discuss topics in personal finance over the past couple of years.

Here's a link to their site (this semester's topics only occasionally touch on finance, but it gives you a flavor):

http://www.concordia.ca/extended-learni ... /univcafe/

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