StartUP – For Women wanting to Start their own Business !!

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The University of Scranton Women’s Entrepreneurship Center (WEC) and Small Business Development Center (SBDC) are teaming up to offer “StartUP” a 6-week certificate program for aspiring women entrepreneurs. Sponsored by NBT Bank, the series will be held in Scranton on Wednesdays, beginning April 16 and ending May 21, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Facilitated by experienced SBDC consultants, the series is designed to give women the step-by-step guidance needed to develop successful small businesses. Participants in this interactive program will learn start-up basics, legal and insurance considerations, marketing and social media essentials, business plan development, accounting and budget skills, financing options and requirements, and goal setting. Local women business owners will also visit the sessions to share their experiences.

Regularly $165 per person, the series is offered free of charge thanks to NBT Bank. Space is limited and applications are reviewed first come, first served. To obtain an application, call Donna at 570-941-4176 or e-mail donna.simpson@scranton.edu.

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About The University of Scranton SBDC

The University of Scranton SBDC provides no cost small business consulting services that are tailored to fit the needs of small business clients of Bradford, Lackawanna, Monroe, Pike, Susquehanna, Tioga, Wayne & Wyoming Counties. The center offers confidential individualized assistance designed to identify and address the problems of small business owners as well as individuals interested in establishing a business. The program is jointly funded by the US Small Business Administration, Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development and The University of Scranton.
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