We’re back at Advantage Creations headquarters from the Burlington Business Association (BBA) 2014 Waterfront “FAM” Tour, Sponsored by Spirit of Ethan Allen. The annual theme of meeting is to, “hear what [Burlington] Waterfront businesses have in store for Burlington this summer!” Many companies and locations on the Burlington waterfront are already open for summer business! Many […]
Brian David Johnson (@IntelFuturist) describes his job as Futurist at Intel as telling the company what people will be doing 10-15 years into the future so that they can plan the technology now. Below are some notes Heavenly and I took from the lecture: Johnson said he “Wants to design things that embrace the complexities […]
From time to time we find that people want the lowest cost option available to get a web site started but still have the option to get outside help with the development/updating of the site. While we haven’t officially published this as a service, we have been offering to setup installation of WordPress (or Drupal […]
Since Yahoo bought Tumblr many users have been concerned about what changes in policy Yahoo might take with the popular blog service. Unfortunately, it didn’t take long for Yahoo to start alienating users of Tumblr. The story of Bohemea having her accounts deleted for 5 copyright violation notices. Bohemea has blogged for 5 years, posting […]
For several months now we have been testing Google Voice with our businesses. Overall it’s worked out quite well.
As you may know, part of what I do is run several online retail websites including jlryan.com, champlaincoffee.com, portablechangingroom.com and cosmicvitamins.com. Usually, jlryan.com and champlaincoffee.com get large increases in sales for the holiday season.
I got this following note from Nancy Wood of the Burlington Business Association. My initial feelings regarding the proposed streamlined sales tax is negative as I believe it will be more of a burden to Vermonters and will give up local control to the other collective states that have signed on to it. I will definately be attending and I am very interested to hear it explained further.
My company Advantage Creations is in the process of being accepted for membership into the Burlington Business Association. I attended my first meeting, which was held at the Fletcher Allen.