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Webinar - Getting Ready for Tax Season for individuals December 10, 2020 at 10:00am - Jerry Housand, Jr., CPA, CCIFP of Mullen, Songberg, Wimbish & Stone, PA will present this free class via ZOOM. Hosted by the Caroline County Chamber of Commerce.  Register here.

Webinar - End of the Year Paycheck Protection Program Considerations - December 10, 2020 | 2:00 P.M. EST - Note: CPE: Eligible for 1 CPE credit in Tax

This webinar will cover: A review of major PPP deadlines. Summary of recent SBA clarifications and frequently asked questions. PPP modifications being discussed in stimulus legislation. Tax implications for PPP loans. From CBIZ.  Free. Register here: https://www2.cbiz.com/end-of-year-ppp-update-2020

Webinar - How To Pivot and Elevate Your Small Business Through Social Media - Tue, Dec 15, 2020 1:00 PM EST – Hosted by SCORE - Learn the best practices to market, advertise and increase the consumer base and sales of your small business using social media. Free. Register here.

Contracting Assistance Programs - The federal government uses special programs to help small businesses win at least at 23 percent of all federal contracting dollars each year. The SBA provides several programs to help small businesses win federal contracts. Learn more here. https://www.sba.gov/federal-contracting/contracting-assistance-programs

New Data on Business Response to Pandemic - The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released new data on how U.S. businesses changed their operations and employment since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic through September 2020. The new data provides insights on what businesses experienced and how they responded. For highlights, visit https://www.bls.gov/brs/2020-results.htm

The Best Tips for Engaging Video Sales Calls

 

Eight Tips to Engage Participants at Your Zoom or Video Sales Calls- Tip 1: Grab their attention. We wander off in our thoughts and fail to be present... Read More →

Inspiration: Happiness resides not in possessions, and not in gold.  Happiness dwells in the soul. ~Democritus (Ancient Greek pre-Socratic philosopher)

Thank you for your perseverance, courage and dedication to helping others. What you do makes a positive difference.

Wishing you an inspiring holiday season!

Md. Dept. of Commerce Updates: 12/9/2020