The latest updates from the Maryland Department of Commerce including information for Small Businesses, helpful links and more.
Congress recently passed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). Starting April 1, 2020, employers with under 500 employees are subject to two new paid leave requirements. Covered employers may be required to provide up to 12 weeks of paid leave to full- and part-time employees affected by COVID-19.
Looking for a summary describing the various relief programs available to small businesses? We have the information.
Need resources to support your small business? We have put together a comprehensive list of some of the top resources
Many area businesses are unsure where to turn to find out if they qualify as essential or non-essential, especially in light of Governor Hogan's announcement on March 30th for Maryland's residents to "Stay at Home". Below are several links to resources for businesses to learn more information regarding their classification, and other resources.
This event will include educational presentations and panel discussions that help both new and existing businesses to recover, adapt and innovate. Read more
During this webinar, you'll walk through the steps of how to set up Google Analytics so you can start getting data from your own website. Read more
Learn how to re-strategize your business planning to maintain an adequate level of cash on hand, and get suppliers and vendors to make their payments when due. Read more
In the final quarter of this most unusual and challenging year, there is still time to take action and favorably impact your bottom line and your tax bill for 2020. Read more
Access to capital continues to be one of the major factors blocking the progress and growth of Hispanic business owners. Read more
Creative ideas for navigating through peak season and improving consumer experience to make it a prosperous peak season for your E-commerce business. Read more