Monthly Archives: June 2010

Business Professionals Surveyed: What are the 3 most important things to you when starting a business?

NW Exec (we are a consulting and advisory firm that specializes in business development) went directly to the top executives and business professionals within our network and asked them what was most important when starting a business. A compilation the … Continue reading

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Portland’s Small Business Quarterly Report: A Must Read For Portland Business Professionals

We are pleased to introduce the Small Business Quarterly Report, which highlights the city’s recent work with small business.  Portland is a city that is truly passionate about its small businesses.  From new, software start-ups to multi-generational, family-run firms — small businesses … Continue reading

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A Business Plan Doubles Your Chances for Success, Says a New Survey

The value of writing a business plan is often debated in the entrepreneurial community. For every successful business that was launched with a well-thought-out business plan, it seems you can find an equally successful one that was launched with nothing … Continue reading

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NW EXEC: Total Executive Solutions

NW EXEC was created by executive professionals that are currently involved in developing successful businesses with the intention of sharing their specialized knowledge with other executives in order to promote Portland, Oregon businesses while developing the American small business economy. … Continue reading

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