On this page you will find a special introduction to other Massachusetts business resources and referral sites to help you with further procurement opportunities.

Business Resources including State Departments and Authorities
Access to addresses and phone numbers from the Operational Services Division Online Services for Business website. Be sure to browse through this site to see what else you may find useful.

Career Place
The Career Place provides comprehensive employment and career services that are easy to access, customer-driven, and linked to the latest technology. Since 1997, Career Place has served over 65,000 individuals and more than 4,000 local employers. Chartered by the Metro North Regional Employment Board and managed by Middlesex Community College, Career Place helps individuals to find current job openings, assess their skill levels and interests and enter education and training programs. In addition to a friendly and professional environment in which to work, we offer a wealth of resources free of charge, including professional career counseling, employment workshops and access to state-of-the-art research tools, including the Internet. The Career Place provides area businesses a convenient one-stop source for skilled workers and training options. Account representatives work closely with employers to locate qualified job applicants, upgrade the skills of their existing workers, navigate training and economic development programs and provide up-to-date online labor market information. Employers can also benefit from the many free services at The Career Place including posting current job openings and using conference rooms for on-site recruiting. For your information, please contact Bob Reidy, Project Manager, 781-932-5508 or rreidy@detma.org

Commonwealth Cities and Towns
"Commonwealth Communities" are your resources for finding information on the 351 cities and towns in Massachusetts.

COMMBUYS
COMMBUYS is the only official procurement record system for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts' Executive Departments. COMMBUYS offers free internet-based access to all public procurement information posted here in order to promote transparency, increase competition, and achieve best value for Massachusetts taxpayers..

Department of Industrial Accidents(DIA)
If your business is interested in receiving grant money for safety programs, please visit the Department of Industrial Accidents Office of Safety web site.

Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance (DCAMM)
DCAMM is committed to diversity in its workforce of dedicated professionals, and to providing opportunities to minority and women business enterprises in support of their agency's mission. Chapter 193 of the Acts of 2004, entitled "An Act Further Regulating Public Construction In the Commonwealth" was signed into law on July 19, 2004, changing public construction statutes. For more information visit the DCAMM web site.

Federal Procurement Offices
Government contracting resource by public and private organizations throughout North America. 

Internal Revenue Service
It's always a good idea to stay in shape, and the same holds true when it comes to tax forms and publications. Exercise all your options in this section. e-News for Small Businesses, the Tax Gap Fact Sheets, and Business.gov

Malden Chamber of Commerce
Malden Chamber of Commerce provides many networking opportunities for you to promote your business.

Mass.Gov Portal Site - Commonwealth of Massachusetts
See information ranging from organizational listings of state agencies to tax information, and many other useful links.

Massachusetts Corporations Division
File your annual report online or create a new business in the Commonwealth.

Massachusetts Office of Business Development
How to do business in the Commonwealth is a key question. If you want to know what private or public resources are available, technical assistance programs and other opportunities to expand your business, this web site is a place you should visit.

MASSDEVELOPMENT
Massachusetts Development Finance Agency's mission is to help build the communities of the Commonwealth by stimulating economic development.

MassAlliance
The Massachusetts Alliance for Small Contractors is a nonprofit corporation whose purpose is to assist small, minority-owned and women-owned business enterprises.

Massachusetts Small Business Development Center Network (MSBDC)
The MSBDC network provides free, confidential one-to-one counseling, and low-cost training programs to prospective and existing small businesses throughout Massachusetts. If you're thinking about starting a business, or looking to take your business to the next level, check out MSBDC…

Massachusetts Small Business Purchasing Program (SBPP)
Declare eligibility and participate in the SBPP to increase your business with the state, receive access to online notification of competitive procurement opportunities targeted to eligible small businesses, to access a host of training programs, and more.

Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization
Check with this agency that is constantly at work for America by building a safe and efficient transportation system for the 21st century.

Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)
Want to sell to the government? Overwhelmed by registrations, certifications, and solicitations? Contact Mass PTAC - we can help!

Supplier Diversity Program (SDP)
The purpose of this web-site is to provide crucial information about the Supplier Diversity Program, and to guide and encourage minority and women owned business entrepreneurs.

U.S. Small Business Administration (US SBA)
An independent agency of the federal government set up to aid, counsel, assist, and protect the interests of small business concerns. Be sure to visit here as a different resource to improve your business.

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