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Insight drives Region 8 entrepreneurs to succeed

PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT)-  The Paragould Chamber of Commerce works to help local business leaders succeed.

As a part of that initiative, an Entrepreneurial Insight seminar was held at the Paragould Community Center Tuesday. Two local entrepreneurs spoke to audience members about their stories of success.
     
Sue McGowan of the Chamber of Commerce says it's helpful for business owners to hear from people who have dealt with similar challenges and situations themselves. "Real life experiences are a lot of times very good for entrepreneurs or people who are looking to start a business to hear.  So, maybe they won't make the same mistake that someone did that's had the experience," McGowan said.

About 70 business leaders attended today's event.

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