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Stanley X’s Construction Technology Advisory Board (CTAB)

The Barbour Group, LLC and Alliance for Hispanic Commercial Contractors have news to share. As the landscape of the construction industry changes, I am excited to announce that I have been selected to represent both companies on Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. Stanley X's Construction Technology Advisory Board (CTAB)! CTAB is a collaborative community that works to bring together professionals…
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MDSBDC and UMD Host The Very First MD Small Business Policy Hack-A-Thon

What is a Hack-A-Thon? Maryland needs creative, outside-of-the-box thinking to devise policies that will help combat the economic strife small businesses are facing in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. In an effort to create an environment for experts to work together to develop workable, functioning solutions, the Small Business Development Center and the University…
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FREE WEBINARS ON TOOL SAFETY

THE ALIANCE FOR HISPANIC COMMERCIAL CONTRACTORS AND DEWALT/STANLEY BLACK AND DECKER ARE HOSTING TWO FREE WEBINARS ON TOOL SAFETY: DATES: October 21st & 22nd – Live Training Sessions via ZoomOctober 28th & 29th – Recording for previous week with live Q&A via ZoomTimes: 1:00 to 2:00 PM EST Topics for AHCC Training: Oct. 21st &…
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The Impact of COVID-19 on Construction

By Karen Barbour, founder and president of the Barbour Group, LLC. See article in American DBE Magazine, clicking here The first five months of 2020 showed an uptick in U.S. construction spending overall, according to recently published construction forecast reports by Deloitte, FMI, and the U.S. Census Bureau to name a few. But this was…
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