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Top Maine Business Events to Attend

Are you the owner/operator of a Maine small business? Do you have plans to start one? Even if you are a few years from making your dream a reality, start attending functions where you can network and learn. It’s a great opportunity to find out what’s working, who the key players are, and what business…

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How to Create a Strategic Plan for Your Nonprofit

Do you want your nonprofit organization to meet its objective? Make a strategic plan. Don’t know the first thing about writing a strategic plan? Find someone who does. Resources abound to teach you how to put together an outline that will focus your passion into a mission. It’s important to consult those who have gone…

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Beer Biz is Booming in Maine

Beer is big business in Maine right now. Not long ago in America, when you wanted a beer, you reached for whatever was cold, crisp and effervescent. Most folks preferred a refreshing can of lager-style beer, or, if you were feeling fancy, something imported in a green bottle or a nice pint of British stout…

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What Is Equity Crowdfunding? Is It Right for My Business?

What do traditional bank loans, venture capital investments, and Kickstarter all have in common? They are all popular methods of raising money for the 21st-century entrepreneur to launch a business. And when starting a new business, which is costly and all-consuming, you may well need all three. Kickstarter, as you likely already know, is a…

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