Category Archives: Jobs

In the News: Thumbs Up for the SBDC!

The News Journal’s editorial board gave the SBDC its thumbs up for the week: Read more here

In the News: SBDC’s Record Year Helps Delaware’s Economy Recover from Dow-DuPont Merger Fallout

The Delaware Small Business Development Center has prevented about 600 former DuPont workers from leaving Delaware to pursue jobs in other states, said J. Michael Bowman, the organization’s director. Bowman made the remarks Tuesday afternoon at a hearing before the Joint Finance Committee in Dover. He said the SBDC’s job fairs led to nearly 600…

PTAC Client Is This Year’s Delaware Small Business Person of the Year

“Nearly all small business owners take pride in their work. But for U.S. Navy veteran Brad Winemiller, tending to the grounds of veterans cemeteries up and down the East Coast – including Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia – is a matter of duty-bound honor.” Read on for the full story

New Partnership Serves Kent County Businesses

Delaware’s Senior Senator, Thomas R. Carper has long had a passion for helping small businesses grow and thrive. Throughout his career in public service, he has been a staunch supporter of initiatives to support small businesses.  “One of the best parts of my job as a Senator is getting to meet regularly with my constituents…

Are Jobs Created in Delaware Going to Delawareans?

(Credit: Article by Doug Rainey) DECON First report: Are jobs created in Delaware going to Delawareans? 21.02.24 Delaware businesses continue to add jobs at a torrid pace. The net annual gain in total 12 month moving average employment is nearly 9,000, for a growth rate of 2%. This is a huge gain over the previous 12…