My subscribers to eAction (formerly Encouragement & Action) have enjoyed these articles and others like this. These are meant to give you postive steps you can take, as well as reality checks on your motivation and general tone, so you can be a highly effective business person.
However, now with the blog format, it is not necessary - nor even advisable, to have those articles repeated here. So I have just freshened up the articles for those who will find them via a search engine quest.
A light introduction to the helpful organization, MEDA: Ministry to Small Entrpreneurs, which extends risk capital in poor countries to plain farmers and poor individuals who have ideas for microbusinesses, but no cash.
How to get more mileage out of the articles you write for your blog or ezine, by publishing them in other formats, and adding them to your website as content. "Content is King," we all know. More Article Mileage = More Profit.