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Need to network? Here's how to find the right group

Don't look for Gerald Reaster at the local Chamber of Commerce meeting. It's not cutting-edge enough for this 58-year-old retired Navy officer, who runs a four-year-old Web design firm called Tink's Web Pages from his home in Escondido, Calif. The chapter resisted using E-mail to communicate with members and recently canceled many of its events for home-based businesses.

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