Entrepreneurs, Startups and Business Owners: 3 Things to Know About the American Dream

If you were to take a random poll of people within the United States - asking them to define the American Dream, you are bound to get a wide assortment of responses. Here are a few that come to mind: Freedom Independence Business Ownership Of the responses, the one that many individuals seize on - … Continue reading Entrepreneurs, Startups and Business Owners: 3 Things to Know About the American Dream

Business Owners and Entrepreneurs – Opportunities for Minorities in the Medical Marijuana Industry in Maryland

Business Owners and Entrepreneurs - Opportunities for Minorities in the Maryland Medical Marijuana Industry The workshop will be held on Friday, November 6th, in the Miller Senate Office Building in Annapolis, Maryland. All activities on this day are free and open to the public. Friday, November 6, 2015 - Miller Conference Room East I, 1st … Continue reading Business Owners and Entrepreneurs – Opportunities for Minorities in the Medical Marijuana Industry in Maryland

3 Things a Business Owner Should Think About

As an entrepreneur and business owner, your “To Do List” never ends. The tasks pile up with a frequency that is reminiscent of an automatic feeder system in an assembly line. You tackle the most important and pressing items first. Then, you look at the next crisis to avoid and how to prevent a near … Continue reading 3 Things a Business Owner Should Think About

Medical Marijuana in Maryland: Applications Have Been Posted

According to the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission's website: The Natalie M. LaPrade Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission develops policies, procedures and regulations to implement programs that ensure medical cannabis is available to qualifying patients in a safe and effective manner. The Commission oversees all licensing, registration, inspection and testing measures pertaining to Maryland’s medical cannabis program … Continue reading Medical Marijuana in Maryland: Applications Have Been Posted

Giving Comes in Many Shapes and Sizes: What Fits Your Style?

This post was edited on 9/10/17. After watching the nation deal with the challenges of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, I was moved to share information on giving and what it means to different folks. Why we give is personal: victim of a natural disaster, affected by an illness, family member suffers with an ailment, generous … Continue reading Giving Comes in Many Shapes and Sizes: What Fits Your Style?

Aquanetta J. Betts, Esquire, is one of the presenters at the National Bar Association’s 89th Convention in Atlanta, Georgia

Aquanetta J. Betts, Esquire, is one of the presenters at the National Bar Association’s 89th Convention in Atlanta, Georgia: The Nonprofit Organizations Committee’s presentation is slated to be a Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Seminar on July 31, 2014, with CLE credits available: Non-Profit Mergers and Acquisitions: A Survival Strategy for African American Institutions  Objective: Information … Continue reading Aquanetta J. Betts, Esquire, is one of the presenters at the National Bar Association’s 89th Convention in Atlanta, Georgia

Small Business Week – Entrepreneurs and Estate Planning Series (Part 2)

Last week (May 12-16) was National Small Business Week. Every year since 1963 the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the contributions of America's entrepreneurs and small business owners. Are you interested in what happens to all your hard work, effort and energy that you … Continue reading Small Business Week – Entrepreneurs and Estate Planning Series (Part 2)

Small Business Week – Entrepreneurs and Estate Planning Series (Part 1)

The National Small Business Week is May 12-16, 2014. This post will share information about doing business in Maryland. According to the Small Business Administration website, every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business … Continue reading Small Business Week – Entrepreneurs and Estate Planning Series (Part 1)