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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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STRATEGIC RELATIONSHIP WITH TUCKER, ALBIN & ASSOCIATES, INC.

THE BARBOUR GROUP, LLC AND ALLIANCE FOR HISPANIC COMMERCIAL CONTRACTORS ANNOUNCES STRATEGIC RELATIONSHIP WITH TUCKER, ALBIN & ASSOCIATES, INC. Effective July 10, 2020, The Barbour Group, LLC and The Alliance for Hispanic Commercial Contractors (AHCC) solidified a strategic relationship with Tucker, Albin & Associates, Inc. of Richardson, Texas (TAA). “We wanted to figure out a…
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