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Teaching Strategies
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Teaching Strategies, a leading developer of early childhood education curriculum and assessment resources, is relocating from Wisconsin Avenue in Bethesda and expanding its headquarters to a new location on East-West Highway, also in Bethesda. The growing company plans to create nearly 50 jobs, with hiring already under way. Teaching Strategies

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Chesapeake Bay Bridge
Industry NewsMaryland LivingProfilesWorkforce

Behind the beautiful scenery and rural workforce of the Chesapeake Bay region lays a hidden gem—an actively growing entrepreneurial community. When serial-entrepreneur Jamie Kizer decided to move to Annapolis last year, she never expected to find such a bustling business scene in her own backyard. And after meeting many of

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DLLR, September is Workforce Development Month

Guest feature: Summar Goodman is the Deputy Director of Communications for the Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation. Follow DLLR on Facebook and Twitter. The Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (DLLR) is using this month as an opportunity to highlight many of the quality employment and job training

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Frederick Maryland: Work Where There's Room
Maryland LivingTourismWorkforce

Guest feature: Michelle Kershner is the Business Development Specialist for the City of Frederick. Late last month, the City of Frederick’s Department of Economic Development released a new three minute video, “Work Where There’s Room to Play,” to showcase the benefits of working in Frederick, Maryland. From thriving Downtown Frederick to outdoor

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Inc 5000
Maryland EconomyWorkforce

August 2015 Entrepreneur Pulse: 2015 Fastest Growing Companies in Maryland according to Inc. 5000 Diana Chen is a Business Research Analyst at the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development. The 2015 Inc. magazine 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the country includes 106 firms in Maryland. And five Maryland

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Port Of Baltimore Welcomes Back Maersk Group To The Port
Industry NewsMaryland EconomyWorkforce

Guest feature: Matthew Scales is the Public Affairs Officer for the Maryland Port Administration. The Port of Baltimore, a port over 300-years old, recently welcomed Maersk Line to its growing container business. Maersk Line, the number one container shipping company in the world, has a leading 15 percent market share

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Talbot Commerce Park
Job CreationWorkforce

The Town of Easton has received a $1 million conditional grant through the State to upgrade the Talbot Commerce Park (TCP). The project will extend public sewer and water service and complete access road improvements to TCP’s 111 acres of land intended for warehousing, distribution, automotive services and offices. The

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Photo by Dustin Holt
Business PulseInnovation & TechWorkforce

June 2015 Business Pulse: Eastern Shore opens first business incubator Ben Wu is Deputy Secretary of the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development. Earlier this month, I had the chance to join with local leaders and business partners in Cambridge on a very exciting day for the Eastern Shore, and

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July 2015 Manufacturing Pulse: Training the workers of tomorrow Carl Livesay is the Manufacturing Director at the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development. Maryland’s growing advanced manufacturing base got a shot of booster fuel this summer and beyond from an exciting new program in Northwest Baltimore. Advanced manufacturing is a

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Aerospace & DefenseBreaking NewsMaryland EconomyMaryland LivingWorkforce

  A new study shows Maryland’s military facilities have a major impact on the state’s economy. The Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) recently tasked the Regional Economic Studies Institute (RESI) of Towson University with determining the economic impact of the state’s military installations. The results were announced

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