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Why Is It so Difficult to Turn an Idea Into a Business? Your Questions Answered.

A look at those pivotal early days of launch.

Ask Scott D. Anthony, author of The First Mile: A Launch Manual for Getting Great Ideas Into the Market, and he'll tell you that the heady early days--when an innovation moves from idea to market--are the toughest time for any startup. As a managing partner in the

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