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Making Sense New England

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Making Sense New England

Growing a Business

Kelly Flagg on why she invested in marketing when many business owners would not.

4:20

Growing a Business

4:20

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Making Sense New England

Matched-Savings Programs

A matched-savings program is a program designed to help people who help themselves.

5:10

Matched-Savings Programs

5:10

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Making Sense New England

Non-Profits

Robert Egger, a non-profit expert, talks about the role of non-profits.

4:22

Non-Profits

4:22

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Making Sense New England

Reusing

ReStores encourage thriftiness by reselling construction materials and furnishings.

4:48

Reusing

4:48

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Making Sense New England

Re-tooling Mature Workers: First Steps

Excerpts of interview with Patricia Moulton Powden / Commisioner, VT Dept. of Labor

1:19

Re-tooling Mature Workers: First Steps

1:19

Video thumbnail: Making Sense New England The Aging of Vermont's Workforce: A Trend

Making Sense New England

The Aging of Vermont's Workforce: A Trend

Excerpts of interview with Patricia Moulton Powden / Commisioner, VT Dept. of Labor

1:32

The Aging of Vermont's Workforce: A Trend

1:32

Video thumbnail: Making Sense New England Workforce Development: The Long View

Making Sense New England

Workforce Development: The Long View

Excerpts of interview with Patricia Moulton Powden / Commisioner, VT Dept. of Labor

2:26

Workforce Development: The Long View

2:26

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Making Sense New England

Business Etiquette

Peter Post talks about why professional courtesy is critical to success in the workplace.

10:14

Business Etiquette

10:14

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Making Sense New England

Investor Self-Protection

There's no such thing as a free lunch, the saying goes.

2:50

Investor Self-Protection

2:50

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Making Sense New England

Job Retraining for Boomers

The current unemployment rates are discouraging for those trying to find work.

6:57

Job Retraining for Boomers

6:57

Video thumbnail: Making Sense New England Community Supported Fisheries

Making Sense New England

Community Supported Fisheries

The Community Supported Fishery steers away from fishermens' selling fish to distributors.

7:15

Community Supported Fisheries

7:15

Video thumbnail: Making Sense New England Buying More with Your Grocery Budget

Making Sense New England

Buying More with Your Grocery Budget

In a tight economy, more of us are preparing meals and eating in.

4:13

Buying More with Your Grocery Budget

4:13

Video thumbnail: Making Sense New England Recession-Proof Home Remodeling

Making Sense New England

Recession-Proof Home Remodeling

What improvements will protect your house, increase its value and make it more livable?

7:00

Recession-Proof Home Remodeling

7:00

Video thumbnail: Making Sense New England Reduce the Stress of Unemployment

Making Sense New England

Reduce the Stress of Unemployment

New Hampshire Works Rapid Response teams strive to minimize the stress of unemployment.

4:28

Reduce the Stress of Unemployment

4:28

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Making Sense New England

Small Business Lending

Karen Mills from the U.S. Small Business Administration speaks about lending programs.

3:51

Small Business Lending

3:51

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Making Sense New England

Common Security Clubs

A talk with Chuck Collins about the idea of Common Security Clubs.

10:37

Common Security Clubs

10:37

Video thumbnail: Making Sense New England Financing College

Making Sense New England

Financing College

The question of how to pay for college looms large this time of year.

5:30

Financing College

5:30

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Making Sense New England

Independent Banking & Small Businesses

Small business owners face difficulties securing loans.

11:19

Independent Banking & Small Businesses

11:19

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Making Sense New England

Moving On

For thousands of people, employment recovery can seem like a hopeless pursuit.

7:00

Moving On

7:00

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Making Sense New England

Savings Swindlers

Bob Kalinowski realized his dad was being swindled out of his life savings too late.

7:02

Savings Swindlers

7:02

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Making Sense New England

Starting Your Dream Business

A lot of people dream of starting their own small business, but it takes a lot of courage.

6:10

Starting Your Dream Business

6:10

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Making Sense New England

Staying Warm

Staying warm this winter with a tight personal budget is a challenge.

3:40

Staying Warm

3:40

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Making Sense New England

Vanishing Investment

Maine business owners invested in a supposed wind turbine company.

4:05

Vanishing Investment

4:05

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Making Sense New England

Forever Frugal

We catch up with the one and only "frugal zealot," Tightwad Gazette author Amy Dacyzyn.

5:40

Forever Frugal

5:40

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