Grow

Congratulations-- you’re in business! That is no small task, and you certainly should be proud of what you’ve already accomplished!

But, knowing entrepreneurs, you’re probably already thinking -- What’s next? How do I grow and make my business even more successful?

Grow

Connect With Your Community

Develop Your Workforce

Finding and retaining employees is an integral part of the success of any business. Workforce considerations should include area demographics, local wage trends, and availability of relevant training. It’s important to identify workforce requirements and develop job descriptions that will allow the organization to achieve short and long term goals.

Local Resources for Workforce Development:

Research Grants, Tax Credits, and Incentives

The City, County, and State offer countless other incentives to encourage private investment, façade and property improvements, job creation, workforce development, and energy-efficient practices.

Read our list to see which opportunities might be a good fit for your business.

Hone Your Business Skills

Never stop learning! Take advantage of Frederick’s many local educational opportunities. 

Small Business Development Center – SBDC provides free & low cost assistance to small businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs. Explore classroom offerings – OR - schedule a one-on-one counseling session. Frederick County Consultant: Brandon Mason – 888-237-9007 ext 5

Score: Frederick – is a local business mentor group made up of volunteer experts across a range of industries that offer real life experience and advice.Find a mentor here.