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Life in a Milltown Apocalypse

Life in a Milltown Apocalypse

on the frontlines 10 months in We've had ten months to witness the big grab.  The proof is irrefutable.  Corporate America is using the pandemic to consolidate its power over small business....and it's got me motivated. Recently, the national music merchandising...

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SMG Programs & Services

SMG Programs & Services

Business Triage Business Triage was designed as a response to the challenges made worse by the global health crisis.  It was designed to assist small business beyond the pandemic, since most business issues facing us today were already there; simply made worse by...

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A Special Thanksgiving Message from SMG

A Special Thanksgiving Message from SMG

A Special Message Thanksgiving 2020      "When Abraham Lincoln created our modern variation of Thanksgiving, he did so during our terrible civil war, a conflagration of both war and words and at its heart a continuation of the conflict of ideas that...

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Special Announcement 11.13.20

Special Announcement 11.13.20

SMGraves & Worcshop create largest Business Incubator on East Coast Worcshop is an Industrial Makerspace, newly relocated to 11 Hankey St. Rochdale, MA.   With over 52,000 sq. ft. of space, it is the largest makerspace east of the Mississippi.   With the addition...

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SMG Destination Business Series II

SMG Destination Business Series II

Focus on the CoreIn the second installment of our series on building a destination business Scott focuses on where you should consider the beginning of your planning process.....at the core.When I built the plan for my recently ended music merchandising company, Smash...

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Special Announcement 10.09.2020

Special Announcement 10.09.2020

SMG Launches M The Media Project SMGraves Associates is pleased to announce the start of The Media Project.  Some time ago I wanted to take part in solving the issues created by the gradual dissolution of local journalism outlets.  A free and vigorous press is not...

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