Category Archives: Business Continuity

#BusinessTipTuesday – Plan Ahead

Tuesday April 4th is Vitamin C Day. As we all know many people take Vitamin C to help boost their immune system and fight off sickness. So for this week’s #BusinessTip Tuesday we use Vitamin C Day as a great reminder … Continue reading

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#BusinessTipTuesday – Name Tag Day

Many clients look to The University of Scranton SBDC for guidance when trying to select a name for their small business.  This weeks #BusinessTipTuesday refers to Name Tag Day, which falls on Thursday, March 9th.  This is a good reminder to the … Continue reading

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#BusinessTipTuesday – Do You Unplug from Your Business?

Happy #BusinessTipTuesday! This week we are focusing on the #DayOfUnplugging, this Friday, March 3rd. Although when you run your own business you never really have a day off, so it is important to use the days that your business is … Continue reading

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What would you do if a Disaster Strikes ?

A disaster can strike anytime, anywhere.  The key to overcoming the after effects is to be prepared.  This means both individuals and businesses. Be prepared.  That’s your best defense when thinking about what to do in a disaster.  Last month … Continue reading

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Are you Cross-training your Employees ?

Change is inevitable, however sometimes when that change happens to be a key employee working in a small business, the results can be devastating. The University of Scranton SBDC works with small business owners on Business Disruption and Continuity Planning. … Continue reading

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Is Your Business Mobile Ready ?

Living in the northeastern part of the United States, we deal with snow storms, tornadoes, hurricanes, floods, and all the havoc they bring with them.  Preparing for business interruption from natural disasters to loss of power is a concern that … Continue reading

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Are You Ready ?

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center is excited to announce the kickoff of America’s PrepareAthon! The Federal Emergency Management Agency designed this semi-annual, week-long, community-based campaign in an effort to increase emergency awareness, preparedness and resilience.  It focuses on shared responsibility and will … Continue reading

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