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Spirit of Giving

Our congratulations to Rieva Lesonsky for her appeal to business owners to carve out time to help new entrepreneurs ("Editor's Note," December). Here's a suggestion on how an owner can "give back": Join a local community-service organization such as Rotary or Kiwanis, and organize a committee of business owners to conduct free evening courses [for] would-be entrepreneurs. We know from experience that the sharing of business expertise in a classroom is hugely satisfying and warmly appreciated by recipients.

Phil Holland
Chairman and Founder
www.myownbusiness.org

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