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We have a vast network of organizations and members who share our mission to support family-owned businesses. Within this network we have several like-minded organizations, members who have written about their journeys and/or their companies and expertise and shared information on podcasts and more. Enjoy!

Articles by IFOB Members

We have some very talented authors in the Institute, and their articles are listed below!

    Broadreach PR

    Five Lessons That Transcend the PR— Journalism Divide

    Journalism and PR are often seen as diametrically-opposed institutions. But Jennifer Van Allen, Associate Director of Client Services at Broadreach Public Relations in Portland, has discovered that strategic public relations — and any effective business communication — requires a lot of the same skills as solid journalism. In this article, she lays out Five Lessons That Transcend the PR— Journalism Divide.
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    KMA HR Consulting

    Navigating the Future of Work: 10 Considerations for Managing a Remote/Hybrid Workforce

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    Altus Exit Strategies

    Can the Next Generation Successfully Run Your Business?

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    Mainebiz 2023 Next Up: 40 Under 40 Honorees

    The Mainebiz NextUp: 40 Under 40 specifically recognizes Maine leaders who share that energy and vision as they rise in their careers.
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    3 Ways Small Businesses Can Attract Workers In A Tight Labor Market

    With unemployment at 50-year lows, it can be challenging to attract new workers. JobsInME CEO, Saïd Eastman. shares his thoughts on ways employers can tackle this issue in this Forbes interview.
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    Nine Remote Work Questions to Always Ask Job Candidates

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