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May 2008

Business Articles

Cover Story: Innovation Through Collaboration

By: Leslie Benson

An Oasis in the Land of Confusion

By: Jeb Gleason-Allured

Selling Your Company: Six Common Pitfalls

By: George Spilka

Starting Point: Loving the Group “Ah-ha”

By: Karen A. Newman

Marketing Matters: Marketing in Recessionary Times

By: Donna C. Barson

Live From New York: HBA Addresses Industry Trends

By: Nancy Jeffries

Scent Sleuth: Fragrance Trends in Hair Care

By: Nancy C. Hayden

Profile: Hair to Stay—The Story of a Relaunch

By: Leslie Benson

Markets & Trends Articles

Hair Care: A Push/Pull Market

By: Alexander Kirillov

Hair Care Ingredients Nourish and Support

By: Nancy Jeffries

From the Roots Out

By: Priyanka Bhattacharya