Monthly archives: April 2018

Posted by Katie Daigle

Architectural Record’s “Record on the Road”: The Future of Large-Scale Mixed-Use Development in Greater Boston

April 30, 2018 In Real Estate Leave a comment

Each city within the United States has to confront challenges in the built environment that may resemble or differ from those impacting other geographical regions. When conceptualizing space in a

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Posted by Molly McGlynn

Building Boston: Understanding the BPDA Process

April 30, 2018 In Public Affairs Leave a comment

From luxury waterfront apartments to affordable housing, Boston’s real estate landscape is constantly evolving. Throughout this evolution, the Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA) is tasked with engaging communities to

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Posted by Maddie Clair

2018 Massachusetts Ballot Questions: What are we voting for?

April 30, 2018 In Public Affairs Leave a comment

At Solomon McCown & Company, we monitor the policies and initiatives that will affect Massachusetts residents, particularly those that will be put in front of voters. Right now, we are

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Posted by Rebecca Simmons

Bringing Communities Together: Four Takeaways from PerkinsHacks

April 25, 2018 In Education Leave a comment

Recently, I had the pleasure of attending Perkins School for the Blind’s first-ever Hackathon. I’d read about Hackathons before – people from all age groups and backgrounds coming together to

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Posted by Katrina Gaddis

Understanding the Massachusetts State Budget Process

April 25, 2018 In Public Affairs Leave a comment

One of the most important items our State lawmakers take on every year is the Commonwealth’s budget. The Massachusetts Fiscal Year runs from July 1 through June 30 of the

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Posted by Rachel Lynch

Top 5 SEO Best Practices for Landing Pages

April 20, 2018 In Digital Leave a comment

So you have an appealing landing page with a clear call to action, but you aren’t getting as many conversions as you hoped. What gives? The likely answer is that

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Posted by Kim Lyons

Setting a New Beauty Standard: How CVS Continues to Stand Out in the Market

April 19, 2018 In Healthcare Leave a comment

Walk into any beauty store or pharmacy and immediately your eye is drawn to the perfect (read: airbrushed) images of models promoting the newest foundation or lipstick. These unrealistic and

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Posted by Greg Latter

Understanding Facebook’s Announcement to Remove Partner Categories

April 6, 2018 In Digital Leave a comment

In an attempt to put the Cambridge Analytica scandal and knee-jerk #deletefacebook movement behind and avoid potential related problems in the future, Facebook recently announced that they will begin shutting

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Posted by Solomon McCown Real Estate Team

SM& Gives Back: An Afternoon at Boston’s Cradles to Crayons

April 4, 2018 In Real Estate, SM& Team Leave a comment

The SM& Real Estate Team was proud to spend an afternoon volunteering at Cradles to Crayons, a local non-profit organization that helps over 145,000 children in need. Every year, Cradles

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