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The hottest thing around for B2B entrepreneurs and a site that will help you set some goals

By Amanda C. Kooser

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Business as usual: isthe online home for Universal Description, Discovery andIntegration. It's not the catchiest acronym, but it means alot. UDDI is an Internet-based specification that's beingcalled the new building block for B2B transactions. It'sexciting enough to have attracted Ariba, IBM and Microsoft; moretech powerhouses are expected to come on board by year-end. Findout more and get in on UDDI early by signing up on its businessregistry at

Go for the goal: Whether youridea of organization involves a meticulous to-do list or leaningtowers of yellow stickies and scrap note paper, can get you where you needto go. The site lets you create your own goal plan or customize apre-existing plan. It even sends you e-mail task reminders so youwon't forget to make progress. Check out the"Entrepreneurship" subsection in the "Career"category. You'll soon be on a path to starting your ownbusiness or dressing for success.

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