Innovate. Connect. Thrive.

The Hannah Grimes Center educates, supports and assists in the development of successful entrepreneurs and community builders throughout the Monadnock region. Our broader vision? A sustainable, robust local economy and a vibrant, healthy community.

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  • Monadnock Family Business Summit

    The Monadnock Family Business Summit will bring together a number of family business experts, including scholars, consultants, lawyers, accountants and bankers as well as experienced family business owners to discuss the strengths and challenges inherent to family business.
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  • 25 Roxbury Second Floor Renovation

    Demand for Hannah Grimes’ business incubator and educational program space has grown rapidly. We're embarking on a renovation project for the second floor of our building at 25 Roxbury Street.
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  • Space to Succeed

    Locate your business or nonprofit at our convenient and affordable Center for Entrepreneurship. Our office space options and Business Incubator Program help your organization thrive and grow with a proven recipe for success.
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Persistent Listening: The Key to Exceptional Customer Experiences

By Stephen Monaco, Originally Posted on Monadnock SCORE Persistent listening is a frequently neglected skill, both in business relationships and personal ones, but it’s crucial for mutual understanding and success. From a business standpoint, persistent listening is empathetically listening to consumers in order to learn about them, understand their sentiments and values, and put that knowledge […]

5 Reasons to Refresh Your Food Packaging

Is Your Product’s Packaging Holding Your Company Back? Good product packaging can be the difference between making a new lifelong customer and missing a sale. It’s not uncommon for food companies to cite a change in packaging as the reason for increased business. After all, you only get one chance at making a first impression. […]

Play is Serious Business! How Businesses & Organizations Can Benefit from the Arts

Originally Posted at Fear of Singing … Many businesses — including Google, GE, Intel, Toms of Maine, as well as the U.S. Navy — have discovered that bringing creative arts into the workplace is more than a fun distraction or office party exercise. Art-making — be it music, visual or performing arts — helps workers […]