Entries by Pat d'Entremont

Of Technology and Gilligan’s Island

Some of you will remember Gilligan’s Island. Stranded on a remote island for three years, the Professor figured out how to communicate with an orbiting Apollo spacecraft, how to build a two-way radio out of coconut shells and seawater, and how to establish an irrigation system using bamboo poles. Yet he wasn’t able to patch […]

Five Basic Goals for any Website

We’ve just started re-building the website for a new client in the seaport business. So many websites out there need the same basic fixes, and that drives our goals for this project: Understand your target audience. In order for your website to be of value to your target audience, you need to understand what they […]


I think there has to be an acknowledgement that as the world changes, so must we. Some things, however, don’t change and sometimes those are the ones that matter. In 2015, may we remember to be more kind than right, more appreciative than understood, and more loving than demanding. May we be appreciative of the […]