Category Archives: Disaster Preparedness

#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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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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