Ask Barbara J. Lippard

In the August Small Business Monthly.

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Berkeley’s Barbara J. Lippard is a counselor at East Bay SCORE, a local branch of the national organization that provides free small business mentoring and training. Prior to her retirement, Lippard was an investment manager for Time, Inc.’s Venture Capital Group, and an executive for Selling Areas-Marketing Inc., a division of Time, Inc. Lippard currently serves on SCORE’s national board of directors. To submit your questions to Barbara J. Lippard, e-mail them to by Friday, July 16.