Category Archives: Uncategorized

Congratulations Meraki Skin Care

Congratulations to Deborah Webb, Licensed Esthetician and Reiki Master on the opening of her business Meraki Skin Care at 700 E. State Street #ClarksSummit. Thanks for letting the #SBDC play a role in your new start. Advertisements

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

#BusinessTipTuesday – Owning a Business Is… Continuous Learning.

Each year, our leader works hard to budget funds for her staff to attend events where learning opportunities abound. Why? Because she believes in learning as  a form of motivation. Because she knows we can’t deliver the quality of service … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

#BusinessTipTuesday – Recognizing National Preparedness Month

This #BusinessTip Tuesday, we are recognizing National Preparedness Month with this blog post from Nav. 7 Ways to Protect Yourself from Business Identity Theft by Eric Rosenberg Identity theft impacts more than 17 million Americans per year, according to the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

#BusinessTipTuesday- Business Disruption Plan Tips

What if the unthinkable just happened to your small business… …loss of a key employee …a road construction project that limits customer access …loss of a major contract …a disaster like a flood or fire …supplier fails to deliver We … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

#BusinessTipTuesday- #DogDay

This week we will talk about #DogDay or Saturday  August 26, 2017, and the possibilities for entrepreneurs to get a piece of the estimated $70 billion dollar pet industry.  The American Pet Products Association estimates that there are over 90 … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

5 Tips to Prepare Your Retail Business for the Holidays

With Christmas in July wrapping up a few weeks ago and pumpkin flavored items hitting the shelves within the next month, you might be thinking why are we rushing to celebrate the fall and winter holidays? It is still summer! … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

#BusinessTipTuesday – Son & Daughter Day

“When you buy from a small business, you are not helping a CEO buy a third vacation home. You are helping a little girl get dance lessons, a little boy get his team jersey, a mom put food on the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

#BusinessTipTuesday – Your next Great Hire…

Your next Great Hire… At the SBDC, businesses know us for recommendations and trouble-shooting. Banks know us for assisting with business plans and financials. New entrepreneurs know us for walking them through licenses and registrations. But, did you know The … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

#BusinessTipTuesday – Shark Week and Investors

Well you’ve been waiting for it, and finally it’s here … Shark Week !  No not the Discovery Channel’s event that celebrates the big fish in the ocean, but the day your small business goes in front of a potential … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Business Tip Tuesday – Get to Know Your Customers

One of the best ways to know if your business is going to be successful or not is to find out who your customers are and what they like. Without knowledge of your potential or current customers, it is very … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment