Category: About Blog

Right now, The Agora has over 100 exciting career opportunities. Yes, you read that right… ONE HUNDRED. And we want to share them with you. But not just you… We want you to think about the last person who impressed you with their wit and determination, and share this with them. Whether they’re 18 or […]

The thing about The Agora Companies… they’re all unique. They’re interesting in their own way and filled with interesting people. But ask us, “What makes The Oxford Club so interesting?” and we’ll ask you… “How much time have you got?” To start, the name The Oxford Club isn’t just a cool name. Their business truly […]

We’ve told you a bit about our Employee Wellness Program in the past. You might wonder what makes our program any different from other workplace wellness programs. The first thing you should know about how we run our program… we never lose sight of the fact that in order for the program to be successful, […]

Being an employee of one of The Agora Companies comes with a number of perks. Opportunity (if you are smart, and willing to push yourself and others) is one you hear a lot about. But this holiday send-off from one of the organization’s leaders was the perfect reminder of another pretty major privilege: realness from […]

On Thursday, 14 West and a number of The Agora Companies on our main campus were recognized by The Baltimore Sun as some of the city’s Top Workplaces for the 6th consecutive year. This became public information on Sunday, and yesterday a handful of you asked why we hadn’t announced this ourselves. Well, there is a reason we’ve […]

Over the last few months, we’ve been testing into a new method of marketing jobs with short videos. Just as we’d hoped, people have taken notice. And not just the candidates…. Hiring managers’ interest is piqued as well. They’re mostly interested in two things: why and how we came up with this idea, and whether […]

Today we want to give you a look inside one of the many companies we work with… Meet Agora Financial. Agora Financial is a publishing group that offers subscribers expert financial research on unique opportunities, from a fresh perspective. And they’ve been consistently kicking ass at it for more than 25 years. If you really […]

There’s the well-lit, well-paved, and pleasant path. There’s the bumpy-but-looks-like-fun path. And then sometimes there’s just something seen in the distance – and no path at all. At least not yet. And that’s where we come in. Whether you’re a business leader, a business builder, or someone just starting out in your career, you’ve likely […]