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How to Find a Business Mentor

Starting a business doesn’t have to be a solitary endeavor. There are many organizations in Maine that want to help new business owners. SCORE Maine This organization’s main mission is to connect entrepreneurs with mentors in their field. They help you give shape to your business idea, facilitate growth and development, and function as a…

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Maine Businesses Focused on Recycling

We love seeing and supporting new businesses whose mission is to save and protect Maine’s natural resources through products that repurpose or recycle. We have had myriad contestants over the seasons who are building businesses that promote recycling and a green initiative for our Pine Tree state. Let’s meet the entrepreneurs. Ocean’s Balance makes innovative,…

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Greenlight Maine Announces Season 5 Finalists

On March 6 at Thomas College in Waterville, the 13 semi-finalists for Season 5 of Greenlight Maine pitched their businesses to two panels of business professionals tasked with determining the three companies with the best qualifications to grow their businesses in Maine. Companies from across the state in cities and towns from Calais to Newfield…

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Governor Focuses on Expanding Broadband in Maine

Gov. Janet Mills is working to improve the internet connection for Maine’s rural populations. Our forward-thinking governor knows that we can’t build new business for Maine’s future on old technology. High-speed, or broadband, internet in Maine will benefit everyone. It is, as she puts it, no longer a luxury, but a necessity. In a recent…

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