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Deadline nears for SBA drought loans

The U.S. Small Business Administration has issued a reminder to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives and small businesses engaged in aquaculture, and most private nonprofit organizations, that April 29 is the filing deadline for applications for federal economic injury disaster loans available in Maryland as a result of the drought and excessive heat that began on April 20, 2012.

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1,200 expected at Victory in Procurement event

There were 1,176 pre-registrations for today’s Victory in Procurement event, with organizers expecting walk-ins to push the number at attendees to well over 1,200. John Shoraka, acting associate director of government contracting for the Small Business Administration, gave the morning’s ...

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Measuring the large impact of small businesses

In trying to increase opportunities for small business development, it might be helpful to understand the impact small businesses have on our economy. While we constantly hear about the Dow and Standard and Poor’s analysis of major publicly traded companies, ...

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Tell SBA your story!

The U.S. Small Business Administration is holding a video contest leading up to National Small Business Week 2012 (May 20 – 26). If you’ve benefited from an SBA program or service, tell your story in a 2-minutes or less video. ...

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