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    CTSBDC Launches Innovative Business Growth and Success Initiatives at October 21 Event

CTSBDC Launches Innovative Business Growth and Success Initiatives at October 21 Event

October 17, 2014|

STORRS, CT. (October 16, 2014) – Small business owners and entrepreneurs wanting to grow and thrive will have greater access to key success-inducing resources courtesy of the Connecticut Small Business Development Center (CTSBDC). CTSBDC […]

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    Small Businesses Win in SBA’s FY2013 Federal Procurement Scorecard

Small Businesses Win in SBA’s FY2013 Federal Procurement Scorecard

August 4, 2014|

For the first time in 8 years, the federal government has met its annual 23% goal for small business contracting thanks to the SBA and President Obama’s commitment to ensuring small businesses earn federal contracts. […]

CT’s Incumbent Worker Training 2014 – 2015

July 18, 2014|

The Connecticut Department of Labor has received an allocation for businesses that are planning to conduct internal training for their new and existing employees.

Here is an overview:
What is the financial incentive for trying new, […]

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    U.S. Employment Gains Set Connecticut Up for Job-Growth Opportunity

U.S. Employment Gains Set Connecticut Up for Job-Growth Opportunity

July 9, 2014|

July 3, 2014, by CBIA

Today’s news out of the U.S. Department of Labor could spell more success for Connecticut’s employment situation, which has now seen four months of growth, if the state continues to […]

Governor Malloy Announces Next Round of Brownfield Funding

May 21, 2014|

Governor Dannel P. Malloy recently announced the CT Dept. of Economic and Community Development (DECD) is accepting applications for a new round of funding of up to $20 million to be awarded to help […]

Greater Danbury Chamber to Help Small Businesses Succeed

May 21, 2014|

By Angela Barbosa in Columns, Community in Focus, May 19, 2014Many small business owners, especially within ethnic communities, face adversities when it comes to launching their ideas or expanding their existing businesses. All they […]

The State’s Top Entrepreneurs Will Be Honored by the SBA

May 13, 2014|

The state’s top entrepreneurs will be honored at the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Small Business Week event on June 6th in Bridgeport, CT.  Hitesh “Max” Kothari & Parag “Roger” Mehta President & COO of Express […]

SBA Recognizes SCORE 50th Anniversary During National Small Business Week

May 13, 2014|

WASHINGTON – During National Small Business Week, the U.S. Small Business Administration is proud to recognize SCORE for its 50th anniversary in providing volunteer counseling and mentoring to our nation’s entrepreneurs.

SCORE, SBA’s valued resource […]

SBA Announces 2014 Connecticut Small Business Week Winners

May 9, 2014|

HARTFORD, CT – The state’s top entrepreneurs will be honored at the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Small Business Week event on June 6th in Bridgeport, CT.  Hitesh “Max” Kothari & Parag “Roger” Mehla President […]

State Passes b-corps Legislation

May 9, 2014|

By: Elizabeth Kim, Posted on the Stamford Advocate, Thursday, May 8, 2014,Social entrepreneurs in Connecticut will soon have a way to merge good deeds with corporate-style capitalism.

The state legislature this week passed a bill that […]