Mainebiz, a statewide bi-weekly business news and entrepreneurship publication, beginning in 1994 as Biz, and continuing as Mainebiz starting in 1998.
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Submissions from 2017

Women to Watch; Walking a Tightrope as Cannabiz Changes, Lori Valigra

You've Just Raised $223 Million. Now What?, Lori Valigra

Fact Book: Doing Business in Maine, Lori Valigra; Renee Cordes; Laurie Schreiber; Peter Van Allen; James McCarthy; Maureen Milliken; and Stephanie Meagher, compiler

Builders Grapple with Labor Shortage; Construction Business is Booming, but Where Are the Workers?, Jennifer Van Allen

Cranes in the Air: Commercial Development is Booming, but Concerns Grow, Jennifer Van Allen

5 on the Future: Big Changes in Washington Might Still Mean Incremental Growth in Maine, Peter Van Allen

An $18M Redevelopment Planned for Eastport Cannery, Peter Van Allen

Focus. Lean Construction, Sustainable Legacy: Developer Jonathan Arnold Takes on Eastport Project, Peter Van Allen

Focus. Wealth Management/Retirement. Growth of ESOPs Benefitting a Range of Professional Services, Peter Van Allen

From the Editor: You Don't Have to be a Geek to Love the BOL, Peter Van Allen

Mainely Tubs Joins the Growing Roster of Maine ESOPs, Peter Van Allen

How to Secure a Non-Bank SBA 7(a) Loan, Rob Wilson

Submissions from 2016

How to: Navigate End-of-Life Care and Related Conversations, Daryl J. Cady

Fact Book: Doing Business in Maine, [Editorial staff writers]

How to: Work with Your Commercial Lender to Grow Your Business, David M. Eldridge

Maker of Wire Mesh Used in Lobster Traps Expanding Workforce and Round-the-clock Manufacturing, Laura Finaldi

Hands-on Management: Sustainable Growth Planned for Good Natured Brand, Tina Fischer

Mission in a Bottle: In the Beverage Business, Details Matter, Tina Fisher

How to: Finance a Business Venture, Will Hatt

Giving Guide 2016-2017 : Your Resource for Corporate Contributions, Mark Jeanneret, project editor

Iconic Threat: Wicked Whoopies' Business Continues to Grow, Lisa Joy

How to: Protect a Small Business from Computer Disaster, Nick Knowlton

How to: Figure out the Legal Implications of Workplace Wellness Programs, Patricia Lambreti

How to: Sublet Your Way Around a Commercial Real Estate Shortage, Justin Lamontagne

How to: Avoid Moving from One Bad Job to Another, Rob Levine

How to: See Value in Negative Role Models, Rob Levine

Commentary. Get Rid of the Monkeys, Steve Lovejoy

2017 Book of Lists, [Mainebiz Editorial Staff]

A New Private Practice Takes Advantage of ‘Jobs for New England’ Financing, Mainebiz Staff

CEI's new CEO is a Familiar Face in Maine, Mainebiz staff

Chocolate-maker Among Finalist for Fellowship, Mainebiz staff

Federal Team Established to Aid Forest Product Industry, Mainebiz staff

Garbage to Garden Wins $100K Greenlight Maine Purse, Mainebiz staff

J&S Oil, Owner of Eight Xpress Stop C-Stores, Acquired by Massachusetts Energy Company, Mainebiz staff

New National Monument Praised and Criticized, Mainebiz Staff

Owner of Wind Farms in Maine Files for Chapter 11, Mainebiz staff

Pine State Trading Sells Its Convenience Store Division, Mainebiz staff

Politics & Co. Asking the $13.4M Question: Will the PUC Biomass Bidding Process be Competitive?, Mainebiz staff

Politics & Co. What You Need to Know Going into Nov. 8 Election, Mainebiz Staff

Report: Maine Infrastructure Needs Solutions and Investment, Mainebiz Staff

Scarborough Real Estate Firm Extends its Holdings in Boston's Northwestern Suburbs, Mainebiz staff

Startups Continue to Garner Interest from Funding Contests, Mainebiz staff

The Bambino Scrapbooks: Portland's History IT Digitizes Ruth's Storied Career, Mainebiz Staff

The Fastest Growing Companies in Maine Runners Up, Mainebiz Staff

Why Did the Coast Guard Bypass BIW for Cutter Contract?, Mainebiz Staff

How to: Create Your Company's Media Fact Sheet, Nancy Marshall

How to: Master the Art of Storytelling to Build Your Company's Brand, Nancy Marshall

How to: Use Meditation and Mindfulness to Help Your Business, Nancy Marshall

Focus. Banking & Finance: Largest Maine-based Banks, Heide Martin, compiler

Maine's Largest Small Business Administration Loans, Ranked by Loan Amount, 2015, Heide Martin, compiler

The List. Maine's Highest Paid Lobbyists, Heide Martin, compiler

The List. Maine's Highest-paid State Employees: Ranked by Total Annual Compensation, 2015, Heide Martin, compiler

The List. Maine's Largest Chambers of Commerce, Heide Martin, compiler

The List. Maine's Largest Credit Unions, Heide Martin, compiler

The List. Maine's Largest Nonprofit Organizations, Ranked by Fiscal Year 2014 Assets, Heide Martin, compiler

The List. Maine's Largest Power Plants: Ranked by Summer Generating Capacity in Megawatts, Heide Martin, complier

How to: Keep 'Must-have' Gadgets from Taking the Place of Practical Tools, Jodi Martin

An Island Community Confronts Economic Challenges, James McCarthy, author, photographer

Addressing Maine's Drug Crisis, James McCarthy

AMC Gets Forest Management Certification in Maine, James McCarthy

Bill Would Boost FAME's Large Business Investments, James McCarthy

'Build Your Own' Hangar Lots Available at Brunswick Executive Airport, James McCarthy

Businesses Wary About New Overtime Rules: New OT Rules Take Effect Dec.1, Here's What You Need to Know, James McCarthy

Business Leaders of the Year. 'We're Just Beginning': Pineland Farms Potato Co. Rodney McCrum Won't be Resting on any Laurels, James McCarthy

CEI Lands $20M USDA Loan to Boost Community-building Projects in Rural Maine, James McCarthy

CMP, Emera Maine Propose New Transmission Line for Northern Maine, James McCarthy

FAA Invests $26M in Aviation Gateways, James McCarthy

FairPoint, Public Advocate Reach Agreement Over Regulatory Dispute, James McCarthy

FairPoint Strikers Win Victory in Maine's Business Court, James McCarthy

Feds Deliver $7.7 Million to Diversify Maine's Economy, James McCarthy

Filling the Skills Gap: Maine System’s Bold $150M Graduate Center Plan Addresses Need for High-skill Workers, James McCarthy

Focus. Greater Bangor: A River Reborn: Completion of 16-Year Restoration Project Marks New Era for Penobscot River, James McCarthy

Focus. Greater Portland: UMaine's Hub of Innovation: Twin Rivers Paper Co. Sees Potential in Moving Its R&D from Canada to Orono, James McCarthy

Good Health, Good Business: MaineGeneral Leads the Way in Workplace Wellness, James McCarthy

Health Infomatics: UNE Program Tackles Growing Need for Skilled IT Professionals, James McCarthy

Help Wanted: Tyler, Wayfair and SaviLinx Searching for 1,700 Workers, James McCarthy

How do Portland, Montreal Compare in Back-office Market Analysis?, James McCarthy

Inside the Notebook. Celebrating John Wasileski's Great Compromise, James McCarthy

Inside the Notebook. Further Thoughts on Isle au Haut, Entrepreneurs by Necessity, James McCarthy

Inside the Notebook. Getting to 100% Renewable Energy by 2050, James McCarthy

Inside the Notebook. National Monument Kickstarts Region's Rebuilding, James McCarthy

Inside the Notebook. Personal Reflections on the Penobscot River Restoration Project, James McCarthy

Inside the Notebook. Seeding Clams in Downeast Maine, James McCarthy

Inside the Notebook. There's Much to Celebrate at Brunswick Landing, James McCarthy

Investment Advisers Ready For Change: A New Department of Labor Fiduciary Rule Will Put Clients First, James McCarthy

Maine Offshore Wind Project Back in the Running for $40M Award, James McCarthy

Maine's Broadband Alternative, James McCarthy

Maine's Forest Economy Fell $1.3B Since 2004, James McCarthy

Maine Winter Sports Center Changes Name, Expands Mission, James McCarthy

Makerspace 101: Students Gain Skills Building Model Wind Turbines, James McCarthy

Moneyball Meets the Museum: Portland Museum of Art Reimagines its Mission, James McCarthy

Myth or Fact? Maine Has the Lowest Electricity Rate in New England, but Complaints Endure, James McCarthy

New Directions for Forest Products: a Maine Initiative Capitalizes on Demand for Biobased Products, James McCarthy

New Era at CEI, James McCarthy

NEXT: Ambassador for Maine's Lobster Industry, Tom Adams Builds a $50 Million Company with Customers Around the World, James McCarthy

NEXT: Plants-to-product Advocate, Charlotte Mace Envisions Maine's Role in a Global Market for Biobased Products, James McCarthy

On the Record [with] Barbara Leonard, James McCarthy

On the Record [with Darrell Williams], James McCarthy

On the Record [with} John Rooks and Justin Jaffe, James McCarthy

On the Record [with Richard Veilleux], James McCarthy