Monday, August 21, 2017
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How Proposify, a Halifax-based company, helped me find proposal success

It's universally reviled as the most painful stage of selling your services: the proposal and the service contract. You've gone through hours of phone meetings with the client, double and triple-checked to make sure you...

Activities aplenty

The Wentworth Recreation Centre strives to promote a healthy economic and cultural environment in the community. Recently a new program was introduced called Winter Walking. Snow, ice, and traffic on roads may hinder your exercise,...

A village within a village

By Janine Jaconelli After many years of working with seniors in leadership roles, as well as caring for my own grandmother who was in long term care and passed away at 105, I was more...
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MLA sees prosperous future for village and area

What better place to help ring in the new year than in the Village of Tatamagouche.  I was happy to join community members and others at the New Year’s Levee on Jan. 1, 2017. ...

The future looks bright for county mayor Christine Blair

Happy New Year! May 2017 be a year of peace and shared prosperity, around the world, and for you and your family. Colchester County is a community of communities. Your municipal council is made up...

Your guide to online shopping for Christmas

It’s getting to that time of year where the temperatures are dropping and the quantity of flyers is increasing! Yes, consumers are starting to think about buying Christmas gifts. However, this year you might...
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Connecting to the internet

A common question I get is “what’s the best” option for home internet. I’m not going to discuss the merits of different providers in this article, however, I will explain the different technologies along...
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Online search – pitfalls and benefits

There are more than a billion websites on the internet now – each with potentially thousands of pages, so finding what you’re looking for is really like looking for a needle in a haystack. This...
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If your proposal isn’t doing this one thing, you’ve already lost the sale

Ahh…rejected proposals. For many of us, the feeling of inevitable doom when we start writing our proposals can be overwhelming. Just how much effort should we put into creating something that might just get shut...
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Five warning signs your website is sending customers running away screaming

There are a lot of benefits to having a fantastic website. Most importantly, it can attract new customers and - with proper optimization - your dream customers. You know, the customers that appreciate what it...