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CEO 7.0 spent the morning with one of our investors - First National Bank in Tremont. Thank you to David Pickering, Annie Coers, and the rest of the staff at the New Holland branch for ...
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CEO 7.0 spent the morning with one of our investors - First National Bank in Tremont. Thank you to David Pickering, Annie Coers, and the rest of the staff at the New Holland branch for ...

Land of Lincoln CEO Alumni Ruthie Ruhl was featured in Midland Institute for Entrepreneurship's Life Lessons series! Have you read Craig Lindvahl's book? We think it should be required ...
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Land of Lincoln CEO Alumni Ruthie Ruhl was featured in Midland Institute for Entrepreneurship's Life Lessons series! Have you read Craig Lindvahl's book? We think it should be required ...

Thank you to Michelle Bauer - Country Financial for taking time to talk to CEO about "13 Things You Need to Know About Business". As it turns out, those 13 things also apply to life in ...
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Thank you to Michelle Bauer - Country Financial for taking time to talk to CEO about "13 Things You Need to Know About Business". As it turns out, those 13 things also apply to life in ...

"If you want to be successful, start with the knowledge that your success will come from your understanding of others, not assuming they understand you."  Today CEO covered another one ...
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"If you want to be successful, start with the knowledge that your success will come from your understanding of others, not assuming they understand you." Today CEO covered another one ...

"If you believe in the mission of your company, it makes it so much easier to do your job."   Thank you to CEO investor The Christian Village for hosting our business visit this ...
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"If you believe in the mission of your company, it makes it so much easier to do your job." Thank you to CEO investor The Christian Village for hosting our business visit this ...

💥Committees💥 Say what you will about them, but when properly formed and executed, they can be very effective! Today, CEO 7.0 created committees to help carry out the work of the ...
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💥Committees💥 Say what you will about them, but when properly formed and executed, they can be very effective! Today, CEO 7.0 created committees to help carry out the work of the ...

Now that CEO is settled in at Central Illinois Ag, we got the grand tour! Along the way, students learned about managing employees, delegating tasks and responsibility, offering great ...
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Now that CEO is settled in at Central Illinois Ag, we got the grand tour! Along the way, students learned about managing employees, delegating tasks and responsibility, offering great ...

CEO started an exploration of branding and social media with Grace Stephenson of Evolve Salon today. When making plans for their businesses, students were challenged to create a social ...
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CEO started an exploration of branding and social media with Grace Stephenson of Evolve Salon today. When making plans for their businesses, students were challenged to create a social ...

CEO is all about real-life experiences, so students were glad to observe a sales team meeting at our 2nd quarter host location, Central Illinois Ag. Watching a team work together and ...
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CEO is all about real-life experiences, so students were glad to observe a sales team meeting at our 2nd quarter host location, Central Illinois Ag. Watching a team work together and ...

Every 3rd Tuesday of the month is Mentor Day! Each student has been matched with a member of the local business community. We started the morning by creating "bucket lists" and sharing ...
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Every 3rd Tuesday of the month is Mentor Day! Each student has been matched with a member of the local business community. We started the morning by creating "bucket lists" and sharing ...

Did you know? CEO team members have a "performance review" at the end of each quarter. CEO thrives on assessing strengths and weaknesses, setting and reviewing goals, genuine praise ...
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Did you know? CEO team members have a "performance review" at the end of each quarter. CEO thrives on assessing strengths and weaknesses, setting and reviewing goals, genuine praise ...

Today the students voted for their group business leadership team. Congratulations to CEO Alex Schmidt, COO Grace Doolin, and CFO Faith Sanders!
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Today the students voted for their group business leadership team. Congratulations to CEO Alex Schmidt, COO Grace Doolin, and CFO Faith Sanders!

Thank you to Flossie & Delzena's Gourmet Grind & Gifts owner Heather Cosby for hosting CEO this morning. Heather says, "If you want your business to grow, you have to let it evolve." ...
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Thank you to Flossie & Delzena's Gourmet Grind & Gifts owner Heather Cosby for hosting CEO this morning. Heather says, "If you want your business to grow, you have to let it evolve." ...

CEO 7.0 is in the process of determining the leadership for the class business. These positions are referred to as the "c-suite" or "c-level" executives. The letter C, in this context ...
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CEO 7.0 is in the process of determining the leadership for the class business. These positions are referred to as the "c-suite" or "c-level" executives. The letter C, in this context ...

Thank you to Bryan J. Clark - State Farm Insurance Agent for taking time to meet with the CEO team this morning. An entrepreneur at heart, Bryan shared lots of great advice for ...
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Thank you to Bryan J. Clark - State Farm Insurance Agent for taking time to meet with the CEO team this morning. An entrepreneur at heart, Bryan shared lots of great advice for ...

CEO 7.0 works hard and plays hard. 🙌 Students took over the team building activity this week and this is the result!
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CEO 7.0 works hard and plays hard. 🙌 Students took over the team building activity this week and this is the result!

Midland Institute for Entrepreneurship launched the CEO program in Effingham, IL back in 2008. Since then, it has expanded to 58 programs in 7 states! Thank you to National Program ...
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Midland Institute for Entrepreneurship launched the CEO program in Effingham, IL back in 2008. Since then, it has expanded to 58 programs in 7 states! Thank you to National Program ...

CEO was prepared for rain, but it turned out to be a ☀️beautiful☀️morning at PrairiErth Farm! We toured the hoop houses and processing center while learning about regenerative ...
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CEO was prepared for rain, but it turned out to be a ☀️beautiful☀️morning at PrairiErth Farm! We toured the hoop houses and processing center while learning about regenerative ...

CEO attended the Lincoln IL Rotary Club meeting today! Some of our students were on hand to present alongside the facilitator and answer questions from Rotary members. We were also ...
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CEO attended the Lincoln IL Rotary Club meeting today! Some of our students were on hand to present alongside the facilitator and answer questions from Rotary members. We were also ...

What is the difference between knowing what you're good at and identifying your passion? How do you deal with Impostor Syndrome? What is a "flow state" and how does it apply to your ...
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What is the difference between knowing what you're good at and identifying your passion? How do you deal with Impostor Syndrome? What is a "flow state" and how does it apply to your ...

The Badge Business is complete! We've had a few questions about it, namely "What IS the badge business? Are you making badges for other businesses?" Nope. But read on to learn ...
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The Badge Business is complete! We've had a few questions about it, namely "What IS the badge business? Are you making badges for other businesses?" Nope. But read on to learn ...

"If working on this business isn't hard, you're doing something wrong." Thank you to Michael Schmidt, Ashley Ann Zinser, and Abby Coers Miller for taking time to share their thoughts ...
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"If working on this business isn't hard, you're doing something wrong." Thank you to Michael Schmidt, Ashley Ann Zinser, and Abby Coers Miller for taking time to share their thoughts ...

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