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Some Central Mass. businesses experience unexpected boon during COVID-19 - News - telegram.com - Worcester, MA.pdf
While many small businesses struggled during COVID-19, Alan Levine elaborates on how his appliance business has thrived during the pandemic.
Created By: Emily Gowdey-Backus
Date: 05/17/2020

Small Business Owners Are Retiring, And Millennials May Not Fill The Gap On America's Main Street — SourceFunding.org _ The FundingNavigator℠.pdf
This article explains how many small businesses are being forced to shut down. However, with the coming domiance of internet retail, there is concern over whether new small businesses will emerge in the future. Given the threats dwelling from the…
Created By: Joseph Coughlin
Date: 09/2018

Small Business Revenue.PNG
This image presents some data to put into perspective just how much local businesses are struggling through the pandemic. Seeing the revenue figures, which are recent numbers, should provide insight and motivation to go out and support those who are…
Created By: Devin Guerrera
Date: 12/2/2020

Central Mass. businesses adapt on the fly to make products for coronavirus fight - News - telegram.com - Worcester, MA.pdf
The local community and small businesses have taken on a role in producing a variety of products to aid in the fight against COVID-19. It is ways such as this that local businesses have shown such selflessness in a time where they are experiencing…
Created By: Jennifer Toland
Date: 04/05/2020

Worcester eateries, businesses adjust under virus' shadow - News - telegram.com - Worcester, MA.pdf
This is a more personal account of what kinds of experiences Worcester local businesses have encountered with the pandemic looming over. Maria's Kitchen describes what low customer traffic has done to their business and the area, and how they have…
Created By: Steven H. Foskett Jr.; Contributed By: Steven H. Foskett Jr.
Date: 03/21/2020

295 Businesses Receive $14.6 Million in State Grants.pdf
Gov. Charlie Baker describes funding grant's small businesses around MA have recieved due to COVID-19.
Created By: This Week in Worcester; Contributed By: This Week in Worcester
Date: 03/25/2021

TheCubby.mp3
An oral history with Matteo Cugno, Co-Founder of The Cubby, a digital marketplace for students which has been spreading nationwide, with thousands of users. He shares his unique experience as a college student running a small business, and what…
Created By: Devin Guerrera, Matteo Cugno; Contributed By: Devin Guerrera, Matteo Cugno
Date: 5/7/2021

Small Business Saturday 2020_ Worcester Businesses Participating _ Worcester, MA Patch.pdf
Small Business Saturday in November of 2020 was more like Christmas during the pandemic for most local businesses. This all-local shopping event drove customer traffic their way that many businesses more than needed amidst the pandemic. During the…
Created By: Neal Mcnamara; Contributed By: Neal Mcnamara
Date: 11/27/2020

Restaurants Struggling to Find Help.pdf
Restaurants describe their struggle to find help as customer traffic increases due to COVID-19 restrictions becoming increasingly relaxed.
Created By: Kate Benoit; Contributed By: Kate Benoit
Date: 04/02/2021

A year into COVID, Worcester County small businesses revenue down 51% _ Worcester Business Journal.pdf
This article presents some data to put into perspective just how much local businesses are struggling through the pandemic. Seeing the revenue figures, which are recent numbers, should insight motivation to go out and support those who are…
Created By: Grant Welker; Contributed By: Grant Welker
Date: 03/12/2021
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