Category Archives: small business recordkeeping

#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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New Business Alert – JEMS Ice Cream Shoppe – Great Bend, PA

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center is proud to announce the opening of JEMS Ice Cream Shoppe located in Hallstead, Pennsylvania.  The SBDC was able to assist the Mann Family (Joe, Elaine, children and grandchildren) with licensing and … Continue reading

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7 Habits of Unsuccessful Entrepreneurs

Working at The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center for the past 18 years has offered me the opportunity to work with a lot of small business owners.  Over that time I have seen many businesses start, and then … Continue reading

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My Numbers Say What???

I’ve been working with business owners for many years, and it always surprises me how many only organize their financial data at tax time.  Your numbers tell you very important information about your business.  Knowing your numbers, right now, can … Continue reading

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So Much Info, So Little Time…

Ah, when you haven’t written a blog in 8 days, you accumulate alot of information to impart. I’m going to synopsize alot of that in this one blog post. IRS and Small Business Recordkeeping Wondering how you should prove expenses … Continue reading

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