Blogs

Guest blog: Calling all business leaders to pledge now to end opioid addiction

May 6, 2019

Everyone has a role to play when facing an epidemic. The Maryland Chamber of Commerce is fortunate to include many responsible corporate citizens who do incredible work in their communities. From one business leader to another, I urge you to pledge now.

Maryland biopharma companies—manufacturing miracles

April 11, 2019

Home to more than 2,850 biotech and life sciences companies, Maryland is on the front line of developing lifesaving vaccines and unparalleled innovations. Growth within the region is rapid—and the results are revolutionary.

Guest blog: Diversity in the American dream

March 27, 2019

I am a living embodiment of the American dream. I do not say that with an air of arrogance. Rather, when I say I am the American dream, I do so with a truly humble recognition of how blessed I have been to have immigrated to the United States.

Utility rate modernization reform makes sense for Maryland

March 22, 2019

Access to affordable, reliable and secure energy is critical to Maryland businesses and residential customers.

Guest Blog: Diversity through experience

March 11, 2019

When I consider diversity and how it applies to the workplace, one of my first thoughts is that you never know someone’s story.

Why $15 minimum wage is bad for business

March 11, 2019

You can’t open the newspaper or go online without seeing the latest headlines on arguably the most debated topic this session—$15 minimum wage.

Internal communication is reflected externally

February 13, 2019

Blog post by Whitney Harmel Whitney Harmel is the director of strategic partnerships at the Maryland Chamber of Commerce. Through […]

Guest Blog: Encouraging positive company culture through human resources

February 7, 2019

At Mosaic Learning we pride ourselves on our culture and employee development. Let’s talk about a few ways we encourage positive culture.

Guest Blog: Maryland’s economic outlook

January 29, 2019

As we start 2019, the economic pictures for Maryland and the nation remain strong. The economic recovery is currently in its tenth year, and the state has seen expanding job and GDP growth during this time.