Category Archives: woman owned business

Recognizing Women-Owned Small Businesses

If Sadie Hawkins Day has taught us anything, it is that women are powerful enough to take charge, which is evidenced by the ever-growing number of women-owned businesses. According to the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), more than 9.4 … Continue reading

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October is National Women’s Small Business Month !

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center continues to celebrate women business owners by hosting a number of programs for women during National Women’s Small Business Month: This 6-week program that started on October 5th is designed for women … 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 – Nai’s Tea, Coffee & Collectibles Opens in the Poconos

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center is proud to announce the successful entrepreneurial endeavor of Naira Kasparian, who has now opened her second small business with SBDC assistance. Next door to her original establishment, Merlot N’ Picasso, now … 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 Business Alert – Northeastern Chiropractic- Dr. Vanessa Warninger – Daleville, PA

[Daleville, PA]– The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center was happy to be part of the Grand Opening of Northeastern Chiropractic as Dr. Vanessa Warninger opened her new chiropractic office in the North Pocono community.  Dr. Warninger celebrated with family & friends with … Continue reading

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New Small Business Alert – Business Nanny – Lackawanna County

Ribbon Cutting held to Celebrate the Grand Opening of Business Nanny [Scranton, Pennsylvania] – The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center is proud to announce a new business to Lackawanna County. Business Nanny held its Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening … 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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Challenges Of Owning A Seasonal Business

Seasonal businesses are a lot more difficult to manage than the other businesses. For some retailers, holiday season sales represent more than two quarter of yearly totals. However, those who operate seasonal businesses the sales depend solely on the season. … Continue reading

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Coffee & Confidence – A Women’s Program from The University of Scranton

The University of Scranton Women’s Entrepreneurship Center will host “Coffee and Confidence,” a free information session for women interested in exploring the idea of starting their own businesses, on Tuesday, August 18 21, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on the … Continue reading

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