Entries by Pat d'Entremont

Equals6 Portal Helps Students Find That First Job

There has been a lot of talk in business circles of late about the problem graduates have in finding employment. A Halifax firm believes it has an answer. Equals6 is an online portal that students can use in their academic and career development, to connect with like-minded individuals and also with potential employers. It is […]

A Visit from Jobs and Gates

Feedback I get from time to time is that my articles are “too technical”. Well it is after all a technology column; however, I am mindful that many business people appreciate plain English once in a while. So my approach is to keep it fairly technical throughout the year, then ease the throttle back for […]

What We Do at Our Nicom Maritime Division

There was a good article on us in the latest Port of Halifax magazine; click on this link below, press the right arrow three times, click on the page to zoom in, then click and drag the article into view… http://www.advocateprinting.biz/metroguide/pohdec2010/pageflip.html

Christmas Daddies Again a Huge Success

Christmas Daddies raised in excess of $700,000 this year in support of children throughout the Maritimes. We at Nicom are proud to have been part of this charitable cause for the past 11 years. Roxanne Robinson, Executive Director of Christmas Daddies expressed her thankfulness that “people continue to make underprivileged families in our region a […]


The article on Christmas Daddies as originally published failed to recognize the work of Genevieve Kelly on the web site, which was attributed solely to Matthew Carleton. While Mr. Carleton constructed the web site and implemented the Social Media elements that were the main points of the article, he did so using the look and […]