Maine Measures of Growth, Accolades and Upcoming Events

As always, there have been quite a few updates and news stories in Maine’s innovation economy since I last wrote. From an insightful and thorough look at our state’s performance, to some exciting announcements from a few of the organizations that help drive growth in Maine, there’s a great deal I want to share. So,… Read more »

MTI Recognized by the SBA as 2019 Maine Financial Services Champion of the Year

All of us at the Maine Technology Institute (MTI) were honored and excited to learn recently that MTI has been named the Small Business Administration’s 2019 Maine Financial Services Champion of the Year.  Some of the criteria for the award include “the amount and quality of assistance given to small businesses to obtain financing, advocacy… Read more »

How You Can Help Foster Harassment Free Workplaces in Maine

MTI Partnering with #MaineCanDo and Pan Atlantic Research to Distribute Comprehensive Survey of Sexual Harassment and Workplace Culture Issues in Maine In early 2018, the Maine Technology Institute (MTI) contributed staff time and assistance to a grassroots effort to help create and launch #MaineCanDo – a platform designed to help individuals, employers, and investors to… Read more »


While in college, one of the books that I was required to read for one of my business management classes was “Thriving on Chaos, Handbook for a Management Revolution.”  The book was written by acclaimed author Thomas Peters.  “Thriving on Chaos” had a profound and lasting impact on me and it’s still a work that… Read more »