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Want to Work in Politics? New Hampshire is a Good Place to Start

In New Hampshire, it’s safe to say that “Opportunity Knocks” for those of us who are captivated by the political process. Home to the country’s first primary election, the Granite State is less than 10,000 square miles in space but much larger in its effect on the political process. And that’s why during peak election […]

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Opportunity Knocks – Bona Fide Green Goods

Ryan, Mike, Amanda and Mandy have a message and a proposition. I guess you could call them prophets trying to make a profit. And people are buying in! Their mission, which is to inspire change and awareness for a more environmentally conscious lifestyle, is accomplished through Bona Fide Green Goods on Main Street in Concord. […]

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The Hotel Industry: Making Room for Economic Growth in NH

Among a state’s many benchmarks of economic success is its hotel industry. States with a vibrant tourism sector require more hotels to house more vacationers. And states with good jobs must accommodate those who are in town for interviews. Let’s not forget our own residents and their attraction to New Hampshire’s natural beauty, either. After […]

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Freelancing as a Firewall

Mark Twain once said that “There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.” Apparently the Congressional Budget Office didn’t get the memo. The Congressional Budget Office recently updated their 10-year deficit projections. They estimate that “federal debt held by the public is projected to grow steadily, from 79 percent of GDP in […]

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20 of the Nation’s Fastest Growing Companies Call NH Home

Every year Inc. releases a guide featuring the 5,000 fastest-growing privately held companies in America. This year 20 of them call New Hampshire home. In this blog post, I wanted to put a spotlight on the heights of entrepreneurial endeavor being climbed around the Granite State: Akumina – #153 – Sells bespoke software that helps […]

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Go North, Young Man

Around here we’re used to encouraging Granite Staters to “Stay, Work [and] Play” in New Hampshire. Ranked towards the top of the United States in terms of safety, health and quality of life, NH’s virtues speak for themselves (while rendering our sales pitch a little easier in the process). But no marketing campaign, however effective, […]