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Current News, Events, and Press Releases

Is Your Business Export Ready?
If you aren’t sure how to start exporting, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s U.S. Commercial Service makes it easy on export.gov.
Small Business Success Virtual Conference to be Held June 8th
A Small Business Success Virtual Conference powered by SCORE and Verisign will be held on June 8, 2017, from 12:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Business Opportunities in Southeast Asia
Take advantage of an opportunity to learn about Southeast Asia trade policy and business opportunities.
SBA Schedules Small Business Resource Days
Learn about the many small business financing options available through the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) by attending one of its scheduled Small Business Resource Days.
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.