Commerce Updates: Webinars, Business Resources and Tools

Updates from the Maryland Department of Commerce…

3 Tips for Networking Remotely as Business Development Moves Online – By Jim Ries, Offit KurmanNetworking online is new for many of us and it takes time to get it right. We are all learning to use new technology and proper etiquette while video chatting.  If you like the article attend Jim’s webinar Tuesday to learn more.


67% of employees find employee handbooks helpful. Does your company have one? About half of the companies that do have one say they have updated it since COVID-19. Create your own employee handbook (for free!) using the Workest Employee Handbook Builder tool.


New – Maryland Task Force Best Practices for Business Reopening Webinars are focused on Professional ServicesPersonal ServicesManufacturing and Construction, and Hospitality and Tourism. The webinars feature updates from officials at the Maryland Department of Health, Maryland Department of Commerce and Maryland State Police. All Task Force webinars can be found here:


Maryland’s Recovery Plan for Child Care Outlines Path Forward – Maryland Together: A plan to continue and expand child care during the COVID-19 Pandemic.  View the full Recovery Plan and the Plan FAQs for Parents.


Want to help your business? Prioritize taking care of your mental health. –Inc.