All posts by Adam Richards

Adam Richards

About Adam Richards

Adam Richards is a semi-retired business professional originally from Bangor, Maine. He spent the majority of his career in sales and marketing where he rose to the marketing lead of a Fortune 1000 company. He then moved on to helping people as a career counselor that specifically helped bring families to self-sufficiency through finding them rewarding careers. He has now returned to Bangor for his retirement and spends his free time writing. This blog will be about everything he learned throughout his career. He'll write on career, workplace, education and technology issues as well as on trends, changes, and advice for the Maine job market and its employers.

How to Make a Strong Password

Is your data at risk? Recent research reports that 64 percent of Americans have experienced a data breach. If you are using a simple password, your data could be easily accessed by a hacker in under a millisecond. You are even more vulnerable if you use the same password for multiple websites. Internet security experts […]

Ways businesses are connecting with their customers

Businesses — virtually every organization, for that matter — provide one or more solutions to one or more problems. They fill needs and wants that consumers have. Consumers drive demand, as without the market they create, there would be zero demand for companies to solve their problems. Customers are an ever-integral part of organizational success. […]

Things to consider when designing your office space

Today, office design goes beyond the basic concept of functionality. There is an increasing demand for creating a comfortable, fun and conducive environment for your workers. When selecting or designing an office space plan, you need to remember that a superior design can be a marketing tool. If you own a business, the office design […]

How to Save for Retirement

Many people today are worried that they will not have enough money to retire. The good news is that there are several steps that you can take today in order to save for the future. In order to build wealth, there are certain lifestyle habits that you need to take on. For example, spending less […]

The Evolution of Home Technology

Home technology has been advancing over a long period of time, and there are many new gadgets being utilized by homeowners. Here is an overview of how home technology has evolved over the decades: The Development Of Home Computers: Many modern day home gadgets now utilize computer technology. The first popular home computer was developed […]

Ways to Save Money When Traveling for Business

There is a famous saying that goes, “a penny saved is a penny earned.” When running a business, it is crucial for entrepreneurs to run a tight ship where budget is concerned. Business travel can be very expensive, which is especially true if you have just started your own setup, thus having a limited budget. […]

5 Easy Ways to Cut Business Costs

Is your company running on a tight budget? Luckily, there are ways you can make the best of your business’s budget and reduce a lot of costs around the office. In this guide, we will take you through our top five easiest ways to cut businesses costs to help your company stay within its budget. […]

Kids & Tech: Tips for Parents in the Digital Age

Technology is a huge part of modern life. Everyone’s got a smart phone or tablet, and it seems like internet access is never more than a click away. This is the environment in which your children are growing up and one that most parents just aren’t sure how to deal with quite yet. Fortunately, you […]

How to Handle When Your Boss Retires

If you have recently learned that your boss is retiring soon, you may be filled with a mix of emotions. For many people who have been with the same company for several years or longer, it may feel as though you are losing a dear friend or mentor. You may also be concerned about the […]