CEI Women’s Business Center launches Maine Women’s Business List

Nonprofit CEI Women’s Business Center has launched Maine Women’s Business List, the first public directory of woman-owned businesses across Maine.

The online directory is a response to consumers, companies and organizations wanting to purchase from enterprises across the state that are owned by women. It is free to use and easy to search.

Companies listed in the directory are searchable by geography, industry or keyword. All entries are self-reported, and the Women’s Business Center encourages any business to register that is headquartered in Maine and at least 50% female-owned. This includes trans women and femme/feminine-identifying genderqueer and non-binary individuals.

Open to all women-owned businesses across the state, Maine Women’s Business List already includes many in the Midcoast, including Barstow Art and Design in Liberty, Cedar Grove Sauna in Montville, Holler Soap Co. in Unity, Rescue Ranch in Unity, Bloom Maine in Belfast, Scout + Bean in Lincolnville, LooHoo in Camden,

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3 Tips To Optimise Your ULIP Experience

ULIP’s were all the rage between 2005 and 2009. Bankers and Insurance Advisors cashed in on the soaring equity indices and recommended ULIP’s by the dozen, raising questions on whether customer interests were being kept at heart. Ironically, once ULIP commissions were rationalised by the IRDA in 2009, their share within the overall Life Insurance have only fallen in the years that followed – only serving to validate this suspicion!  

ULIP’s have actually come a long way in the past few years, and are not quite the bane they used to be prior to 2009 – when anything from 20 to 70 per cent of your first-year premiums was slashed away as ‘distribution costs’ (read: commissions) and, like the proverbial lame horse, your money didn’t quite stand a chance to race ahead! According to research portal Morningstar, 5 years returns from large-cap ULIP funds have averaged a neat 16% plus

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What Is SEARCH ENGINE MARKETING Advertising and marketing And How It Works Beginners Information

What’s SEARCH ENGINE MARKETING marketing? Create a monthly dashboard using Excel, Google Sheets, or an internet analytics package so you can monitor how a lot visitors involves your website from organic search. Hearken to my interview with serial entrepreneur and investor, Michele Romanow about how she constructed an app that earned $500,000 in three months (as a aspect business thought outdoors of her day job) and how she finally offered the corporate to Groupon. It is severely unbelievable.

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BI Tools 2022: Best Business Intelligence Software

Business intelligence (BI) software tools enable companies to analyze events, trends and market changes to gain competitive advantage.

These BI tools collect, manage and interpret mountains of structured and unstructured data. They construct models that deliver answers and insights through reports, charts, graphics and other data representation methods. BI software is the foundation of digital transformation. 

BI systems incorporate or use various data sources, including spreadsheets, querying software, reporting tools, online analytical processing (OLAP), data mining, data warehouses, and data marts. They usually encompass data extraction, data cleansing, data governance and dashboards or other mechanisms that allow users to view reports and visualizations.

The objective is to support business processes across an organization. These can range from past events, such as how a product or service performed, to predicting future events and scenarios. They can span various departments, including finance, human resources and operations. Increasingly, BI platforms

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