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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.

5 Ways To Improve Brand Awareness

Every business wants to get its brand on a level where it becomes a proprietary eponym. Granted, not many brands make it to that point. However, any efforts a company undertakes to improve brand awareness is invaluable and remains one of the best things you can do for your company to thrive. Here are five […]

How to Prepare Your Home for the Winter

Most people think that preparing for winter only involves shopping for warm winter-wear, but the truth is that you need to do more, like preparing your home for the winter. Some of you may think this is superfluous, but failing to prep your home could lead to burst pipes or unnecessarily high electric bills. The […]

6 Ways to Keep Your Restaurant’s Drains Healthy

Between the grease, cooking oils and food bits, restaurant drains take a lot of abuse. It’s important to take care of your restaurant’s drains to prevent clogs and backups, which are health hazards. Here are six ways to keep your restaurant’s drains healthy. 1. Clean Your Grease Traps Regularly The simplest way to keep your […]

7 Ways to Make Extra Money

Is your bank account balance nearing $0 and you’re still days away from payday? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. In fact, for people in the U.S. thirty-five years of age or younger, the average bank account balance is around $1,200. It doesn’t take much of an emergency to swallow that money up. If you’re looking for a […]

How to Find Your Niche in Business

You dream of running your own business and being your own boss. Finding your niche can mean the difference between running a successful business and a flop. But narrowing down your niche – and succeeding with it – can be a challenge. Evaluate Your Skills and Passion The first step is to identify your passions […]