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Issue 138


Find Issue #138, (Spring 2008) – “Women in Community” of Communities Magazine here!

What’s Masculine, What’s Feminine, and What Am I?

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Mollie Curry hoists a chainsaw and finds herself entangled in a perplexing webs of sticky questions. Here she attempts to untangle the threads, both within herself and within her community.


Building a Business in Community

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There wasn’t much chance that her lifelong dream of owning a bookstore would come true in her rural Missouri community. So Alline Anderson set off down the exciting and terrifying path of launching the Milkweed Mercantile–creating jobs, providing a market for community products, and offering a warm place for visitors to put up their feet.


The Power Balance

Posted on March 7, 2008 by

What can you do if some people in your group seem to have more power than others? Our consensus trainers and group process experts respond.


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