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Billy DeLeary has his eye on the future

Sometimes you meet someone and you know they are special.
That’s the case with 17-year-old Billy DeLeary The Chocolate Truffle’s newest sales associate. Continue reading

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Bring professionalism to fundraising and see stronger results

There seems to be a rash of scam activity going on lately Local papers warn us about falling prey to IRS, Verizon, NStar and Bank of America scammers, and who even answers the phone during the day anymore? If you’re like me, your mail is full of sweepstakes announcements and free cruise giveaways, and your voicemail is loaded with messages that your car insurance about to expire. Continue reading

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‘OctoNovemCember’? Retailers speed holiday calendar

The push for buy local is more imperetive. Smaller businesses don’t have the marketing dollars to compete with the large box stores:‘OctoNovemCember’? Retailers speed holiday calendar. So it’s time to be creative and work together because the local businesses give … Continue reading

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Is your Business Exposed?

As I was working on some marketing I came across an old posting on the web: title=”Spotlight on business”>http://www.ci.reading.ma.us/pages/readingma_bcomm/edcdocs/EDCNewsArticles/BusinessofWeek.pdf Back in 2008 this article was huge for my business because it was a collaboration of our local EDC and the … Continue reading

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What is it with Bacon?

What is it with bacon? A few years back we heard some chefs were adding the salty meat to desserts and thought, “yeah we can do that” and we did. We created a bacon truffle, a bacon chocolate bar, BBQ … Continue reading

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Small businesses applaud proposed health-care reform bill

Small businesses applaud proposed health-care reform bill.

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Ann Romney fires back at stay-at-home attack – BostonHerald.com

Enough with the attacks on women who work outside the home or choose to stay at home. Either way it’s a choice and a private one which should be respected! Ann Romney fires back at stay-at-home attack – BostonHerald.com.

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8 rules for CEOs/Internet Marketing Strategy: Conversation Marketing

8 rules for CEOs | Internet Marketing Strategy: Conversation Marketing

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Ten Lies You’ll Hear Before Pursuing Your Dream

Ten Lies You’ll Hear Before Pursuing Your Dream

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Scientists complete cacao genome mapping – Boston.com

Scientists complete cacao genome mapping – Boston.com

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