Almost to the minute, it has been ten years since the Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship opened here on Roxbury Street. And while it is hard to believe, next year Hannah Grimes Marketplace will celebrate 20 years. In his book The Third Plate, Dan Barber argues that sustainability isn’t achieved until the culture supports it. It made […]
Reversing a six-year downward trend, activity in established small businesses increased last year, according to the 2015 Kauffman Index: Main Street Entrepreneurship, a new report that tracks small business activity and ownership in the United States. Though the number of established small businesses is increasing, the gain remain below pre-recession levels and just above the historical norm.
Thank you to our CONNECT2015 Sponsor: Edward Jones – Josh Houle We look forward to seeing many of you at our annual CONNECT event on Wednesday!
The Hannah Grimes Center announces its 2015 Entrepreneur of the Year: Marcia Passos Duffy, founder and owner of Backporch Publishing LLC based in Keene. Marcia will accept this award at the Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship’s CONNECT2015 Event on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Alyson’s Orchard in Walpole. For over […]
On October 24th, Americans from all 50 states will celebrate the fifth annual Food Day at thousands of events, building a movement to change the American food system. Join the 2015 Food Day campaign! Also, check out this year’s Food Day Barnraiser — an effort to double Food Day’s impact and reach 10 million new […]
Thank you to our CONNECT2015 Sponsor: Beeze Tees Screen Printing Find out who this year’s Entrepreneur of the Year is at the CONNECT Event. Register today!
Thank you to our CONNECT2015 Sponsor: Bragdon & Kossayda CONNECT includes an interactive session with six visionary community leaders speaking about the importance of the Comprehensive Master Plan while focusing on six focus areas. Register today!
Thank you to our CONNECT2015 Sponsor: Catlin + Petrovick Architects * CONNECT is an opportunity to come together and reflect on our progress around implementing our City’s Comprehensive Master Plan — a roadmap to a more sustainable community. Register today!
Originally posted in the Monadnock Shopper News A sustainable community is one that is economically, environmentally and socially healthy and resilient. It meets challenges through integrated solutions rather than through fragmented approaches that meet one of those goals at the expense of others. And it takes a long-term perspective — one that’s focused on both the […]
Thank you to our CONNECT2015 Sponsor: Kapiloff Insurance. CONNECT is both an opportunity to network as well as a chance to learn from those you meet, including our keynote speakers. Register today!