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Tag Archives: Small business

Cardin: Small businesses growth engine of economy (access required)

U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., has served on the Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee since 2007. Cardin sat down at his Washington, D.C. office with The Daily Record to discuss some of the challenges — and victories — for small businesses in a recovering economy.

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Cardin: Access to capital still a challenge for small businesses (access required)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Though the lending climate has become friendlier to small businesses than it was at the start of the downturn in 2008, access to capital continues to be the greatest challenge small business face, according to U.S. Sen. ...

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Kiesha Haughton Smoots: Trying to stave off ‘bright flight’ from Maryland (access required)

The Los Angeles Times ran an article last summer about the need for cities to provide business accelerator services to start-up businesses. The lack of such programs is driving innovative start-ups and high growth businesses to seek investment opportunities in ...

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Homegrown McHenry business buys new HQ building

OAKLAND — A Garrett County company hatched in a local business incubator is spreading its wings. County officials said Tuesday that GCC Technologies LLC is buying a 30,000-square-foot building near Oakland for its new headquarters. They say the 5-year-old federal ...

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