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The voting deadline for the 20th Idea Cafe Grant was extended by a month. The deadline extension will give everyone one more opportunity to vote for their favorite business idea. The voting closes on midnight, September 1st and the winner will be announced on September 5th.
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Idea Cafe is celebrating our Birthday! We've been live online since August 15, 1995! We've been gutsy, inventive and rebellious - just like you, our audience! So raise a glass for Idea Cafe... and for yourself! Have fun in your work, and in your life! Cheers!