Author: Help Desk

COVID 19 has illustrated the challenges created by a global supply chain for thousands of American companies. A supply chain is a network between a company and its suppliers to produce and distribute a specific product to the final buyer.  This network includes different activities, people, entities, information, and resources.  The supply chain also represents […]

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45 states ordered some form of a “stay in place” order and mandated closures of many types of businesses that have high-customer and worker contact and millions of restaurants, schools, restaurants, bars, salons, barbers, adult day support, vocational habilitation services in a congregate setting, older adult day care services and senior centers, child care services, […]

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JobsOhio is the state of Ohio’s private sector economic development corporation.  JobsOhio announced a substantial state economic development response to COVID 19 as outlined below: Personal Protective Equipment.  JobsOhio has spent $69 M for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for use by Ohio businesses as well as supported the expansion of the PPE production industry in […]

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COVID 19 has forced millions of American businesses to seek local, state, and federal government subsidized short term financing to survive an economy pushed into recession by a series of state public health decisions.  The passage of the federal Stimulus legislation has substantial changes to the U.S. Small Business Administration which should make this organization […]

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The national tax incentive and economic development consulting firm, Montrose Group, released the COVID 19 Business Survival Guide to help companies navigate this unprecedented public health crisis.  Amid the negative news stories, skyrocketing unemployment numbers and a myriad of webinars and video conference calls, companies across America are working to figure out how to survive […]

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