Sector 4: Economics & Business

The Economics & Business Sector focuses on holistic business practices, including: public benefit corporations, cooperative (employee owned) businesses, social venture capital, ethical advertising/marketing practices, fair trade, regional economies, local alternative currencies, efficient (low carbon) distribution routes, and living wage principles. This Sector also analyzes and strives to rectify the disparity of wealth caused by unbridled greed and unregulated Capitalism. The HUB promotes regional economies which support local investment and the retention of purchasing power.

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Business Plan Workshop

Johns Hopkins Eastern Campus
Baltimore, MD
Small Business Resource Center

What is a Business Plan and why do you need one? Get these questions answered and learn how to develop your Business Plan at this informative workshop.

Date: February 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Cost: FREE

Social, Economic, and Financial Challenges in Health and Human Development

Georgetown University
Washington, DC
Georgetown U

Part of the Santander Partnership "Finance and Human Development" series, this event includes panels on "Health Disparities, Inclusion and Finance" and "Health Care Policy in the United States."

Date: February 22 @ 3:00 – 6:15 pm
Cost: FREE

Blogging for Business

Elkton Library
Elkton, MD
Blog Stuff

Learn how to set goals, organize information, and maximize readership on your blog and website. Find out how you to boost your social media presence, build your credibility, and even how to turn all of your great content into a book.

Date: February 27 @ 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Cost: FREE

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