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Notre Dame of Maryland Ranked Among Best Women’s Colleges

Notre Dame of Maryland University located in northern Baltimore City was named the #11 Best Women’s College in America in College Choice’s 2015 ranking. The ranking is based off of factors that college freshmen identified as most important to their … Read more

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Citelighter to Hire Up to 20 new Employees

Not long after closing on a $2 million fundraising round, Citelighter has announced plans to hire as many as 20 new employees. At the time the round was closing, Citelighter had 27 employees and CEO Saad Alam pointed to plans … Read more

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Cisco Plans to Add Jobs in Howard County

Cisco Systems Inc., the recent buyer of Howard County-based Sourcefire, has signed a 10-year lease for close to 100,000 square feet of office space in Howard County. The move will bring all 350 Howard County-based employees under one roof – … Read more

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CyberMaryland 2014

On October 29 & 30th, Baltimore hosted the fourth annual CyberMaryland Conference. With over 900+ ¬†entrepreneurs, investors, academics, students, enterprises and government officials in attendance from across the nation and globe, this year’s Conference was by far the best one … Read more

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Baltimore Among Cities Adding the Most High-Paying Jobs

Forbes.com has projected the percentage of new jobs that will be high-paying that are expected to be added to each metropolitan region through 2017. Greater Baltimore ranks fourth overall, with 49% of the region’s new jobs in over the next … Read more

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Baltimore #8 Underrated City for 20-Somethings

Baltimore ranks in the Top 10 Most Underrated Cities for 20-Somethings, according to a new Business Insider study. Similar to a quality of life ranking, this list measures livability for young professionals and millennials using metrics such as parkland, number … Read more

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Baltimore Wins Grant to Establish Minority Business Center

Baltimore won a three-year $900,000 grant from the US Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency to establish a Minority Business Development Agency Business Center. The Business Center is aimed at encouraging job creation and minority business competitiveness. Forbes ranks … Read more

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Baltimore Ranked #10 Global City in the US

The Martin Prosperity Institute produced a report from its Global Cities project that examines how major international cities are performing in the creative economy. Greater Baltimore ranked #10 among US cities and #35 globally, scoring alongside the largest cities in … Read more

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STEM Jobs Account for Quarter of Baltimore Workforce

According to a new report by the Brookings Institute, 23% of all jobs in the Baltimore metropolitan area require high-level STEM knowledge. Baltimore ranks 8th in the country in terms of its concentration of STEM jobs. Click here to read … Read more

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Baltimore a Top 20 City for College Graduates

A ranking of US cities by lifestyle factors ranks Baltimore the #19 best city for college graduates. The availability of a social lifestyle, like Baltimore’s recreational sports leagues, public transportation, overall cost of living – where Baltimore scores better than … Read more

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