Monthly Archives: January 2020

Recent Success Stories

Recent success stories across Maine from the Maine Small Business Development Centers

Dandelion Catering – Yarmouth, Maine

For ten years, Dandelion Catering has been providing fresh, quality prepared food that celebrates the local resources that Maine and New England have to offer. The business had experienced a surge in growth due to their focus on top shelf service and creative, attractive food offerings. Business owners Christian and Christine Hayes had big plans… Read more »

New Research: Maine SBDC Clients Are More Likely to Succeed

With the guidance and expertise of SBDC business advisors located across the state, our clients develop the skills necessary to meet their goals, create successful businesses, and improve the local economies in which they reside.

Contractor or Employee?

Is your worker a contractor or employee? By: Diana Grandoni, Maine SBDC Graduate Assistant   The important differences between these two roles might surprise you. Specific standards determine if your worker is legally an independent contractor or an employee of your business, and it’s up to the business owner to make sure these relationships are… Read more »