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You can find the step-by-step guide to embedding an InfoPath form in an XmlFormView web part here (PDF). This document also shows how to create a Submit button to override the normal “Save” option on InfoPath forms.
Updated Sept 2009: Includes a simpler way of creating web part pages for the XmlFormView web part using SharePoint Designer.

Amongst several significant limitations with SharePoint Designer workflows, perhaps the most important is the lack of looping. Therefore, expressing processes like “while not approved, rework” becomes difficult. This paper describes how to implement while loops by emulating stateful workflows. You can download the paper here (PDF, Oct 2009). The technique uses our "Restart this workflow" custom action, which is part of our "Custom Activity Pack" in the Downloads section of this site.