First two months…

ScottE Software Opportunities

Two months ago I left my "regular" job (that I had for nearly 16 years) in search of a new adventure. I chose to start my new career by expanding ScottE Software Development services and outreach. Those that know me know I have been working on ScottE Software on nights and weekends since 2011. What started as a simple mobile app...

Howard County Hashtags for Sports, Fitness, Health and Wellness

Here is another great listing of local hashtags from HoCoBlogs. As a fan of local sports, I love following many of these hashtags plus some that are not on this listing today. One of my favorites not on the list below is #HoCoSoftball. Maybe Brent Kennedy can recommend some other useful hashtags we should be following for local sports updates? Sports and...

HowGirlsCode – Summer Camp 2015

If you are looking for a great summer camp program for your elementary school daughter make sure to check out the HowGirlsCode Summer Camps in July. From coding to robotics to yoga it seems like a great all around experience for the attendees. UMBC Training Centers Partner with HowGirlsCode, Inc. to Offer Summer Camp at UMBC for Young Girls Mind, Body,...

An event for local bloggers and their readers – June 23rd

Centre Park Grill

The next HoCo Blogger party is scheduled for June 23rd (10 days from now)!!! This one will be held at Centre Park Grill and is being organized by Elizabeth Brunetti (local blogger). These are always wonderful events with opportunities to meet many of the local bloggers and a great networking opportunity for the community. Make sure to register if you...

Business After Business at the Still Point Spa at Haven on the Lake

Join Howard County Chamber of Commerce for their Business After Business networking event at Haven on the Lake today, June 10, from 5-7pm. Learn more: http://www.howardchamber.com/events/eventdetail.aspx?eventid=537 I hope to see many of my HoCo Chamber members or future members at the event today. If you see me, stop by and say hi. Scott E

About Scott Ewart

I have been working on my bio for the ScottE Software website. To that end, I have had both outside assistance and have been reviewing my career documents as a whole. I came across a paper written about a year ago by an employee at my last place of employment. This employee interviewed me as part of a work place assignment for...

Create the perfect LinkedIn profile

It is important for job seekers and business professionals to have great LinkedIn profiles. It really is your digital business card in this day and age. Every physical business card I receive I use to find and connect with people on LinkedIn. I have a tendency to loose physical business cards but if I connect with you on LinkedIn,...

Event Promotion in Howard County

There are some great upcoming events in Howard County that we are helping promote via the Totally HoCo Calendar and the ScottE Blog site: 1. Flea Market at Abiding Savior Lutheran Church on June 13th. The Flea Market will be Saturday, June 13th, from 8 am to 12 pm. Abiding Savior Lutheran Church, 10689 Owen Brown Road, Columbia, MD 21044. Each year the...

Do Market Research and Customer Validation

Having the right tools for your startup or small business can be critical to your success. Here are a few online tools that you should evaluate: Statista is a leading international statistics portal on the internet SimilarWeb Analyze your competitors’ traffic and identify growth opportunities Google Trends Check the currently trending topic or find the search trend for any keyword of your...

Do Marketing, Social Media & Blogging

It has been a really busy week and I have not had the time I wanted to write new blog posts. This morning I wanted to share a few productivity tools for small businesses (or really any sized business) that you may find helpful: Buffer is a easy way to publish on social media Hootsuite Best Social media dashboard tool which...