My Why - From our owner, Sarah Arnold

Posted on October 09, 2019

As an entrepreneur, people are always asking me what "my why" is. They want to know the reason I started my own business-- what passion is/was behind me founding my own.  My "why" is three parted. First, it's family. Second, it's a passion to help the local business. Third, it's…

Corn husks, patience, and servant leadership

Posted on September 03, 2019

Recently, as I do almost every week in the summer, I picked up some local sweet corn from a nearby farm stand. (It's the only crop we can't figure out how to keep deer from destroying.) I brought it home and planned to shuck it later. Some we would eat…

Pivot

Posted on August 23, 2019

Boy, do I understand a good pivot in life. Last night, I felt I was not alone as fellow professionals in our community discussed their stories which included big, life-altering pivots of their own. OCEAN NEI's event last night "Pivot" held at The Club Room at The Clyde, (amazing venue, by…

Understanding your audience

Posted on August 13, 2019

Let's talk for a moment about customer experience. Recently, my family and I had a dinner out at one of our favorite dining establishments in town, 800 Degrees Three Fires. No, they're not a client of mine, but we love this place so much that I would like to use it…

OCEAN of possibilities

Posted on May 31, 2019

Last night, my friend and I attended OCEAN NEI's event, "Created to Build." We heard inspiring stories, met some amazing people, ran into great folks we already knew, and partook in delicious food and beverages in a super cool space (Punch Films!) It is so refreshing to meet entrepreneurs with…