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Blog Archives: December 2016

Start the New Year With a New Plan

December is synonymous with gift giving over the holidays, but there’s also an opportunity to reward yourself and your business by taking part in National Write a Business Plan Month….


Have You Thanked a Rockville Business Lately?

November is a month to celebrate our local businesses – it’s National Entrepreneur Month, a time to recognize those entrepreneurs who serve our local community and help bolster our economy,…


Why the MWBC Loves October

It isn’t just the clean, crisp chill in the air that comes with the season.  It isn’t just the beauty of the leaves and their oranges, yellows and umbers.  It…



Networking with a Purpose

When you think about networking events, what are some of the first thoughts that come to mind? Likely a combination of free food and drinks, connections to grow your business…



Choosing Rockville Has Never Been Smarter

If we’re being honest, we’ve all probably bought something because we were offered a special deal – “Buy two, get one free!” If you were already thinking about buying the…



Marketing on a Shoestring

Rent. Utilities. Salaries. Insurance. Once you’re finished adding up all the recurring expenses, there’s not much room left in your budget for marketing your business to potential customers. Still, getting…


Wright Management LLC & Wright Brokerage with Nancy S. Stevenson

                              1. Why are you located in Rockville? What about the location do you like?  Rockville allows…


SPS Consulting, LLC. with Kamran Molkara

                              1. What product/service does your business sell? We provide consulting for accounting services and administrative staffing…


Kendall Capital Management with Clark Kendall

                              1. What product/service does your business sell? We offer personalized investment and wealth management advice.  …



Funding a Tech Start-Up

Unless you happen to share a tax bracket with Bill Gates or Mark Zuckerberg it is unlikely you have the financial means to take your great idea from the home…


Speak Agent, Inc. with Ben Grimley

                              1. What product/service does your business sell? We provide custom digital lessons to children in grades…


Metro Engineering Services with Marvin Bennett

                              1. What product/service does your business sell? We provide structural engineering services. We also offer inspections…



Site Selection Assistance

Do you ever find yourself wishing you had an extra hour or two in the day to cook a healthy dinner or take care of that long-needed home repair? Whether…


The Animal Exchange with Ruth Hanessian

                              1. When did you start your business? August 5, 1979   2. What product/service does your…


Appreciating What You’ve Got

It’s fun and easy to get excited about new things – they’re shiny and different and, well, new!!  But it’s the things you already have, that sustain and support you…


Dawson’s Market with Mike Houston

                              1. When did you start your business? September of 2012   2. What is a little…


The American Dance Institute with Jen O’Brian

                              1. When and how did you start your business? ADI Performance/ Incubator Series started in…


Three Ways to Successfully Grow Your Business

Costello: Well, then who’s playing first? Abbott: Yes. Costello: I mean the fellow’s name on first base. Abbott: Who. Costello: The fellow playin’ first base. Abbott: Who. Costello: The guy…


Cambria Hotel and Suites with Bernard Howe

                              1. When did you start your business? Our doors opened May 8, 2015.    2….


REDI Wants to Appreciate You!

REDI’s annual Rockville Business Appreciation Week is next month and we want to see what your company is working on in 2016. Each year we visit over 50 local companies to “take…


5 Business Tips for Young Entrepreneurs

In recent years, more college grads are choosing to blaze their own career paths over competing with thousands, perhaps millions of equally qualified applicants for a handful of positions. While…


Apex Home Loans, Inc. with Craig Strent

                              1. When did you start your business? 1998   2. What is a little known secret…


Be Accountable: A Guide to Completing (Acheivable) Business Goals

What does it mean to be accountable? According to Webster’s, “accountable” means, “required to explain actions or decisions to someone,” or “required to be responsible for something.” In business, being…


Spectrum Printing & Graphics with Andrew Berman

                              1. When did you start your business? 1997   2. Who is your client/customer base?…


7 Ways To Be Involved in Your Community

7 Ways To Be Involved in Your Community — Because it’s Bigger Than Just Business We’re are all working longer and harder than ever have before. Small and medium-sized business…


Vantage Point Solutions Group with Tim Robinson

                              1.  What product/service does your business sell? IT Solutions, Applications, Web Development.   2. When…


How To Monitor Your Media

There’s an old saying that a person is only as good as their reputation. The same is true in business. And nothing can bolster (or ruin) a reputation faster than…


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