Venture Update March 2010

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VENTURE UP Client News
February 2011

What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others. 
~ Pericles    

When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.  
~ Jim Rohn 

Envy comes from people's ignorance of, or lack of belief in, their own gifts.
~ Jean Vanier 

The greatest gift you can give another is the purity of your attention. 
~ Richard Moss  

It is what a woman thinks of herself that really determines her fate.  
~ Henry David Thoreau (revised).

What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.   
~ Oscar Wilde

Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.   
~ Bernice Johnson Reagon

The hardest thing in life is to know which bridge to cross and which to burn.
~ David Russell

The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be.
~ Marcel Pagnol  

We are all on this earth to help others; what on earth the others are here for I don't know.
~ W.H. Auden

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Did you know 
Venture Up can help reinforce your CSR program and increase 

Here are just a few ways:

4 kids in need
World Bank Giving Back in Virginia with Venture Up Team Building
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for local food banks

for shelters & hospitals
Word Power

from the GRE
 n. speech or action intended to coax someone into doing something.
n.  a sudden and unaccountable change of mood or behavior; impulse
adj.  of or having to do with material, as opposed to spritual; tangible.
adj.  lacking self confidence, modest. 
adj.  to free a person from falsehood or error.
n.  a bitter abusive denunciation.   

n.  effectiveness; capability to produce a desired effect.
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Meetings & Events

Las Vegas, NV
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Neff Rental  celebrates a successful takeover in Las Vegas.   Wayzata Investment Partners of Minnesota recently acquired the firm, and plans to expand the company's services, creating hundreds of new jobs.

Scottdale, AZ
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Waste Management staff  celebrate in Scottsdale at their annual meeting, with  team building activities indoors  and outside.

Tempe, AZ
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Accordent Technologies  made the Inc. 5000 List of the Fastest Growing Businesses, and also scored high in the Amazing Race in Old Town Tempe.

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Jump start your meeting !
1. Who is the Barber of Seville? 

2.  What does a scruple measure in the U.S.?  Weight

3.  What Nepalese City means "wooden temples"?  Kathmandu
4.  What currency must a foreigner use to pay the $20 airport tax to fly out of Zimbabwe?  U.S. dollars (!)

5.  What ball sport features legalized betting for its U.S. spectators?  Jai alai 

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