Category Archives: business start up

#BusinessTipTuesday – we’re talking GROUCHES

It’s #BusinessTipTuesday at The University of Scranton SBDC – and we’re talking GROUCHES. Do you know one? Work with one?…Work FOR one? This Thursday, February 16, is national Do A Grouch A Favor Day. We’ll charge you with an idea … Continue reading

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Pearls of Wisdom for the Passionate Woman Entrepreneur

Anyone familiar with how a pearl is created, knows each pearl is unique and rare, created individually over time. An oyster builds, layer by layer, around a simple piece of “grit,” a beautiful and valued gem. Each of us as … Continue reading

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New Business Alert – Synergy Salon and Spa – Scranton, PA

Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening held for Synergy Salon and Spa. {SCRANTON, PA} The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center is proud to announce that on October 14th, 2016, Synergy Salon and Spa its doors in Scranton, Pennsylvania. The … Continue reading

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New Small Business Alert – Hanna’s Farm Market – Pocono Lake, PA

[Pocono Lake, PA]– The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center was proud to be on hand as Hanna’s Farm Market welcomed the community at its Grand Opening and Ribbon-Cutting ceremony held on April 16th, 2016. State Senator Mario Scavello, State Representative … Continue reading

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New Small Business Alert – CryoTherapy of NEPA – Lackawanna County

CryoTherapy of NEPA has Ribbon Cutting to Celebrate Grand Opening [Daleville, Pennsylvania] – The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center is proud to announce another new business to Lackawanna County. CryoTherapy of NEPA held a Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening … Continue reading

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New Business Alert – DonBaldo’s by Iris – Peckville, PA

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is proud to announce the establishment of a new business, DonBaldo’s by Iris. Located on Main Street in Peckville, PA, DonBaldo’s by Iris offers the Lackawanna Valley a  fabulous new restaurant, with … Continue reading

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New Business Alert – Adorable Me Children’s Boutique – Clarks Summit, PA

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is proud to announce the opening of another new local business, Adorable Me Children’s Boutique, located at 515 South State Street, in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania. The SBDC was able to assist owner … Continue reading

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SBDC to Help Laid Off Department of Defense Contractors – Jessup PA

Through the NE PA Defense Transition Partnership, The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center is offering training and free and confidential business start-up consulting to those affected by the upcoming BAE Systems in Jessup, PA plant closure or anyone … Continue reading

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6 Secrets to Building a Successful Business

All business owners want to succeed in one way or another, but the secret to success often seems elusive. Sometimes as a business owner you can be doing everything right and still not be able to reach your goal. Don’t … Continue reading

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New Business Alert – Pine Grove Self Storage, LLC – Towanda PA

  Towanda, PA – The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center would like to congratulate SBDC client, Keith Kinsman, on the Grand Opening of his new business, Pine Grove Self Storage, LLC, a new and modern storage facility in … Continue reading

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