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The Boot Camp Girl to Sponsor Team CASA at Baltimore Running Festival

The Maryland Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Association is proud to announce The Boot Camp Girl as a sponsor of Team CASA, the organization’s...

401(k) + IRA: How to Mix and Match Plans

Even if an individual is contributing like a champ to his or her employer-sponsored retirement plan, that person should not overlook the opportunity to invest in an IRA, too.

Outside Directors Impact Business Growth in Positive Ways

An outside director is a member of the board of directors or advisers who is not part of the executive management team. These professionals are sometimes referred to as independent or non-executive directors.

Local Author Expands With New Novel, Award-Winning Screenplays

Debbi Mack’s first novel, Identity Crisis, hit the New York Times e-book bestseller list in 2011 and is the first in the Sam McRae Mystery series.

A Return to Social Transformation Through Corporate Philanthropy

Fundraising publications have recently claimed that corporate transactional giving — simply writing a check — is being reinvented into transformational giving — supporting social causes through involvement as well as investment — but the idea of transformational giving is not new.

Kittleman Creates Funding to Combat Human Trafficking

Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman has signed an executive order creating a fund to assist victims of human trafficking and support law enforcement efforts,...

Trends and Observations of the Local and Overall Job Markets

With only three months left to go in 2015, employment and hiring trends in the Greater Baltimore region have taken shape.

Maryland Center for Entrepreneurship Launches New Podcast Series

The Maryland Center for Entrepreneurship (MCE), an initiative of the Howard County Economic Development Authority (HCEDA), has announced the launch of a 14-part podcast series focused on entrepreneurship and business.

In Brief

Ellicott City Woman Named No. 1 Elite Executive National Sales Director Ellicott City’s Gloria Mayfield Banks has made history in the beauty and direct sales...

Creating a Culture of Innovation

Thanks to a competitive global environment, innovation has become a centerpiece of corporate strategy.

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