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...

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...
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Talking cookies

If you’re like me, you’re               probably now recovering from an abundance of               cookies during the Christmas period. There is                another kind of cookie though and it can also appear more around Christmas time – web...

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...
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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. ...
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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...
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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...

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...