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Innovation & TechPrograms

From striving to increase sales to recognizing the need for larger facilities, growth is often on the minds of business owners. If you’re a business owner who set out to grow your Maryland business in 2017, use the infographic below as a guide. Explore Business Events and Commerce Programs Workforce Resources Business-to-Government Resources 

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MarylandCommerce_AnnualReport
FeaturedMaryland Economy

This year brought some exciting moments for Maryland. Throughout 2016, the Maryland Department of Commerce continually celebrated companies announcing expansions in Maryland. Commerce also celebrated workforce and job successes, such as statewide growth in manufacturing, and impressive job creation and retention. Day in and day out, Commerce representatives visited businesses

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Success in Maryland: Location
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Recently, we highlighted how Maryland’s workforce contributes to business success at companies around the state. Today in our Success in Maryland series, we’re talking location. Neighboring Washington D.C., and centrally located on the East Coast, Maryland’s location is ideal for business. Here’s what we heard when we asked companies about

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Maryland Women in Technology
IT and Cybersecurity

Women in technology are a driving force behind Maryland’s position as a technology powerhouse. In fact, Maryland ranks second among the states in the ratio of female to male workers in IT occupations (24%), according to ComTIA’s Cyberstates analysis. The national average for women who hold computer and mathematical positions

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Maryland Economy

Catch up on the latest Maryland business news. Maryland business successes:  Maryland ranks third in the nation for green building activity as a growing number of environmentally friendly buildings dot the State’s landscape, the Baltimore Sun reports. As the Ebola virus continues to spread throughout West Africa, a number of Maryland companies are contributing

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Maryland Economy

Describing his plan as a “new direction for Maryland,” Governor Larry Hogan focused on economic relief during the first State of the State address of his administration, Wednesday in Annapolis. “Our administration will chart a new course; one guided by simple, common sense principles. Our focus will be on jobs,

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Maryland Economy

Economic growth is expected to accelerate this year in Maryland and across the United States, according to Mark Zandi, Chief Economist for Moody’s Analytics. Zandi addressed the State’s Senate Budget and Tax Committee in Annapolis this week. Zandi offered an overall optimistic view of the economy, both at the national and state levels. He

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Maryland Economy

Catch up on the latest Maryland business news. More than 3 million people attended events commemorating the bicentennial of the War of 1812 and the writing of the Star-Spangled Banner, pumping $333 million into Maryland’s economy. Get the details on MDBIZ News. What should the world know about Baltimore? A new

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Maryland Living

When it comes to celebrating our national anthem, Maryland certainly knows how to throw a party. Between 2012 and 2014, more than 3 million people attended events commemorating the bicentennial of the War of 1812 and the writing of the Star-Spangled Banner. The two-year patriotic festival had an economic impact

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Small Business

The new year brings new opportunities for growing your Maryland business. But where do you start? Here are five suggestions.  Share additional tips and ideas with the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) on Facebook and Twitter @MDBIZ Take a class A number of organizations across Maryland offer classes and workshops focused on

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