Portland, Maine

Yes. Life's Good Here

Mobile Navigation

Join: Create your profile >

Barbara Babkirk

Love your work. I can help you with that.

Job Master career counselor and business owner / Heart At Work Associates

Lives In Rosemont area

I'm an artist and guide. I help people to create a new tapestry of their worklife. They may weave through a thread from the past or choose a new one that reflects current values, competencies or interests. In any case, it's my job to make sure their creation has depth but also fits the marketplace. My work is strategic, creative and practical.

My company, Heart At Work Associates, works in partnership with a wide range of professionals including many who use their creative talents to earn a living. All of our clients are looking to change their work tapestry in some way.

I'm a "Mainer" who left the state to explore new places, but returned because Maine, and especially Portland, is a great place to live and work.

 

 

 

Who are Portlanders you admire and why? Lois Rickett, ED of Family Crisis Services and Karin Anderson, Sr Director, Goodwill of NNE for their dedication and work on behalf of women and girls in Maine.

What do you like to do with out-of-towners? Always head to Portland Headlight and Two Lights State Park for a picnic.

Where's your "happy place" on the peninsula? The walking path up to the Eastern Promenade--the view is spectacular in any season.

What's the most surprising thing about this city? How much it offers for entertainment, culture and food for such a small place, population-wise.

What's your favorite indulgence and where do you find it? Any of the wonderful array of treats at Aurora Provisions on Pine Street. Being there makes me smile! A close second is a fish buritto and agua fresca of the day from El Corazon food truck--it's amazingly fresh and delicious!

Do you have a serendipity spot? Where do you always bump into good people? Walking to a fun lunch spot on upper Exchange Street--friends and colleagues always have the same idea!

Other Portlanders

Matthew A. K. Smith

I design & build fast, responsive websites.

Shannon Tallman

Pusher of Parmigiano, lover of Limburger and guardian of Gruyere!

Patrick Roche

I design and build creative work spaces.

Joseph Gomes

I'm a creative type focused on the digital space, tho still actively involved in film and tv.

June Fitzpatrick

I show art that fills and excites me.

Angela Lee Smith

Madly in love with creating vector art and design.

Kate Beever

I'm pioneering the field of music therapy here in Maine.

Chris Bennett

The key to life is directly correlated to the number of adventures one has.

Molly Steinmetz

Maker of things and purveyor of sass.

Lin Lisberger

I make sculpture, promote local public art, and ride my bike all over town.

Samantha Hoyt Lindgren

I make connections for Portland's fiber and textile artists.