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This story appears in the October 1999 issue of Business Start-Ups magazine.

Sweaty palms. Cracking voice. Using lots of "ums," "likes" and "you knows." Feeling a head shorter than everyone else. Or worse yet, feeling two heads taller.

Yes, walking into any business meeting can instantly transport you back to junior high--especially if you're still young enough to remember junior high in all its Technicolor glory. But no longer is only a grade riding on your performance--this time it's a client, funding, your public image and perhaps even your entire business.

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