It's true.

Portland, Maine is awesome.

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5 Minutes with Elizabeth Chabe, Co-founder of High Touch Courses

Posted on 07 Jan 2015 in entrepreneur, interview | 0 comments

Elizabeth started her first company at 9, her second at 11, and her third at 12. She started college at 14. After earning her MBA and MS (while working full-time), she traveled the world interning & learning 5 languages. She helped grow UMaine’s research programs, co-authoring $40M in successful proposals for offshore wind, defense, & civil […]

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The Inner Game of Tennis: How to let yourself learn in “the zone”

Posted on 12 Oct 2014 in entrepreneur, events, personal growth | 0 comments

By LIZ TRICE   September’s Entrepreneurship Book Group was on the Inner Game of Tennis by Timothy Gallwey. The book is classic personal development book by a tennis teacher who noticed typical coaching (raise your arm, bend your knees. . . ) didn’t work well. Gallway started observing carefully what did work, and developed ideology […]

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Entrepreneurship and Personal Growth, or how to Grow, not Sink

Posted on 10 Oct 2014 in entrepreneur, personal growth | 0 comments

By LIZ TRICE Starting a business can provoke some of the hardest challenges we’re likely to face in our lives. We have personal challenges like everyone, but all too often it’s the stress of not having time for a personal life, stressful work relationships, or threat of a ruined reputation or financial future that threatens […]

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5 Minutes with Tyler Frank

Posted on 07 Aug 2014 in entrepreneur, interview, startup | 0 comments

President of Garbage to Garden How did Garbage to Garden come to be? What was the spark that ignited your company? Before Garbage to Garden, I was living in a small apartment on the East End in Portland with no space to compost. One day a roommate commented to me that she wished composting could […]

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“We’re all in the boat together” Interview with Bob Bruce from Zylomedia

Posted on 04 Jun 2014 in entrepreneur, interview, Uncategorized | 0 comments

By Liz Trice Zylo Media is a digital media company that makes product offers and promotions interesting through mobile and web-based games that offer consumers a choice of prizes. Similar to a digital scratch-off lottery card, you might have the option to win $50 off a lawn mower, or a free jug of Dunkin’ Donuts […]

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