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Women Owned Small Business (WOSB) Pandemic Recovery

Women Owned Small Business (WOSB) Pandemic Recovery

You have probably heard the saying “Empowered women, empower women,” right? After dealing with the havoc of Covid-19, women entrepreneurs now more than ever must remain resilient and rely on the support of one another to move forward. According to the U.S. Small...

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COVID-19 Impact on South Central Tennessee Businesses

COVID-19 Impact on South Central Tennessee Businesses

After more than a year of COVID-19, the counties of the South Central Development District were asked to analyze the business impact on the counties. The data has now been compiled and is being made public. The raw data responses are in the link to the table below:...

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Shuttered Business Special Grants

Shuttered Business Special Grants

The U.S. Small Business Administration launched a splash page for the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) application portal in anticipation of opening applications for the much-anticipated critical economic relief program on Thursday, April 8, 2021. The Shuttered...

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COVID Update for Individuals

COVID Update for Individuals

As a result of the recently-passed coronavirus aid legislation, there are new federal resources to help individuals, families, and businesses during this time.  This email provides information about tax relief for individuals. We will be updating our website with the...

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Disaster Loan Assistance

Disaster Loan Assistance

Federal Disaster Loans for Businesses, Private Non-profits, Homeowners and Renters COVID-19 ECONOMIC INJURY DISASTER LOAN APPLICATION STREAMLINED PROCESS REQUIREMENTS Begin your application here. SBA is collecting the requested information in order to make a loan...

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Prepare your Apple devices for working remotely

Prepare your Apple devices for working remotely

IT leaders can set up devices for team members to work remotely or from home. Prepare devices for working from home or remotely Your first step is to determine which devices employees can take home. Then, you can use your mobile device management system (MDM) to...

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The SBA helps businesses find funding

The SBA helps businesses find funding

  The Small Business Administration works with different organizations to provide federal financial assistance (grants) community resources for certain small businesses. If you can't find any grants that fit your profile, you can see if you qualify for any of...

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