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Our Newest Project: Selling Local Gift Certificates Online With Gift MDI

We all know ‘buying local’ is a great idea. More money stays in the community. We have access to goods and services we wouldn’t have otherwise. We have vibrant downtown centers. New people relocate because they have options to make money. It is a win-win. But most of us need a little push to do …

BEC Year In Review 2015

For our year in review, a bit of fun and wisdom from each of us. John Swinconeck Something I Think Everyone Should See I’m sharing with you this photo I took of boxes of Gronk Flakes Cereal. Launched in 2012, these frosted cornflakes endorsed by the Patriot’s Rob Gronkowsi appeared at my local Hannaford supermarket …

So long, and thanks for all the ‘tunes

Dear Apple, We had a good thing going — and I sincerely thought that you felt for me with the same undying love that I felt for you. It’s taken me a couple of years since we stopped seeing each other exclusively for me to cut through the haze of denial. But now I see …

Ghostwriting: Not Done by Actual Ghosts

When I was a kid, there was a PBS show called “Ghostwriter” that aired sometime between Reading Rainbow and Kratt’s Kreatures/Arthur. From what I gathered, it was about a group of meddling kids who solved mysteries with the help of a ghost-like orb that communicated by bopping around on a typewriter. In my very literal 5 year …

Anchorspace: Business 2.0

I wasn’t going to write anything on here, until my mom ran into one of our clients. “Hey, tell Nicole congratulations on her new business… but who’s going to take care of my website now?” So this is a blog post to say 1) We are opening another business called Anchorspace (a Bar Harbor based …

Tech Thursday: All about Coworking

Thanks to Old Man Winter, Nicole hosts this Tech Thursday solo. This also means that she is holding down the fort in the office solo, while Kassie works from home. This setup leads us to this week’s topic: Coworking spaces! Coworking allows people to rent office space that they may not otherwise be able to …