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Kelley Kash, CEO of Maine Veterans' Homes, is changing the culture of housing veterans

Peter Van Allen |

Maine Veterans' Homes, a nonprofit, is building a $90 million, 138-bed home in Augusta.

Maine in the top 10 of 'best states' for women

Mainebiz Staff |

It's Women's History Month and Maine was recently ranked No. 7 on WalletHub's best states for women.

Adding value for your customers and community

Arthur Fink of Arthur Fink Consulting |

Q: How do we add value for our customers (or clients, or communities)?

MEMIC taking applications for 'Families of Injured Workers' scholarships

Staff |

Portland-based MEMIC has awarded $170,000 in scholarships to 34 young scholars through that program since 2001 for families of workers injured on the job.

Report: Shortage of loggers and truckers hinders growth of $8.5B forest products industry

Staff |

A new report concludes that Maine faces a shortage of loggers and log truckers that will get worse — if wage growth does not occur — and could hinder the growth of the $8.5 billion forest...

Maine DOL offering courses on hiring minors, navigating changes in wage laws

Staff |

A free wage and hour compliance assistance course, as well as a separate course on rules surrounding hiring minors, will be held throughout the state in the coming weeks.

MaineCanDo conducts statewide survey of sexual harassment and workplace cultures

Renee Cordes |

MaineCanDo, a professional network formed to prevent future #MeToo incidents in Maine workplaces, is extending its mission with a survey of sexual harassment and workplace culture.

Medicaid expansion spurs state initiative to open call center in Wilton

Staff |

A temporary call center in Wilton that will help Maine Department of Health and Human Services staff respond to calls related to Medicaid expansion will also give at least a temporary respite to some...

WalletHub ranks Maine in top 10 of 'best states' for women

Staff |

Maine ranks seventh best in WalletHub's “best and worst states for women,” released today by the personal finance website.

Tips on how to make a good first impression

Jim Milliken, Communication Skills Consultant |

Q: They say first impressions are important. How can I be sure to make a good first impression?