Tuesday, June 27, 2017

A special celebration: by Karen Casey

Canadians across the country will mark the 150th anniversary of Confederation during 2017.  As a way to celebrate this special year, the Government of Nova Scotia has created the 150 Forward Fund. The purpose...
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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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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...
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The definitive guide to recovering from the holidays

New Year’s is coming. You all know what that means, right? Gym membership renewed, goal weight decided upon, pretty new yoga pants purchased, and the decision to, for once and for all, lose those Christmas...
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Back it up

Think about everything you have stored on your computer… documents, emails, photographs, videos, music – the list goes on. Now imagine losing it all. Horrific thought, isn’t it! Unfortunately it’s all too common. We have an...
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What small businesses need to know about email marketing

Email marketing can make a huge difference for you as a small business owner. Campaign Monitor shares that “email is 40 times more effective at acquiring new customers than Facebook or Twitter.” For every $1...
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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...

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...

Oh, the sights

Marie Duranceau, with her husband Evan, took a trip to China, and she shared the trip with a slide presentation and talk to members of the Wentworth United Church Women. Duranceau sent me a...

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...