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Current News, Events, and Press Releases

MD World Class Consortia to Hold LEAN Workshop
The Maryland World Class Consortia will hold a one-day LEAN Overview Workshop to provide a basic introduction to LEAN principles and tools.
MD Business Works Program - Back by Popular Demand
The Maryland Department of Labor is eager to partner with Maryland’s businesses to support employer strategies for retention, growth expansion, and layoff aversion.
SBA to Host Lending Series
Are you new to SBA lending? Register now for SBA's Introduction to SBA Lending series
Meet Jodi McClintock, Garrett County's SBDC Business Consultant
A Garrett County native, Jodi has a background in business and leadership. She has 20 years' experience managing and growing businesses.
DOL Overtime Webinar for Small Businesses to be Held
The U.S. .Department of Labor and the Small Business Administration will present an informational webinar on the new overtime rule that becomes effective December 1, 2016 for small businesses.
TGCC Launches Regional Job Intern Bank
The Greater Cumberland Committee has launched a new Regional Job Intern Bank that contains internship opportunities, as well as part-time and full-time employment opportunities in the area.
BB&T Offers Special Financing for Medical Professionals
BB&T has announced a new loan program for medical professionals - doctors, dentists, optometrists, and veterinarians.
Loan Programs for Small Business Seminar
Are you looking for financing for your business? Small, minority, women-and veteran-owned businesses located in Maryland may be eligible for loans between $10,000 and $500,000!
Congressman Delaney to Host Job Fair
Congressman John K. Delaney will be hosting a Job Fair on Tuesday, January 19, 2016, from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Kaplan University in Hagerstown.
Counties Approve Funding for Regional Internship Job Bank
The Allegany County and Garrett County commissions on Thursday separately approved $2,000 in funding to create a Regional Internship Job Bank.
Calling All Veterans: SBA to Host Operation Fund My Biz Workshop
SBA invites all veterans to join government and commercial small business financing experts for a FREE workshop that is all about obtaining funding for your veteran-owned business.
SBA Small Business Resource Day Scheduled
The SBA is holding an Open House to showcase programs and services that can help with the development and growth of your small business.
SBA Hosting Workshop on Small Business Funding Sources
The U.S. Small Business Administration will be hosting a workshop to provide small business owners with information on multiple sources of capital for starting and growing a small business.
New Census Web Tool Helps Business Owners Make Data Driven Decisions
Designed with user-centered design, the "Census Business Builder: Small Business Edition," allows users to guide their research into opening or expanding their businesses.
SBDC Offers CEO Accelerator Course
Learn the SBDC's "Strategic Growth System" to Earn More and Work Less.