Tag Archives: ASBDC

Business Tip Tuesday #StickyBunDay

By: Donna Simpson According to our Every Day’s a Holiday calendar, the week of February 20th includes chocolate mint day, national cherry pie day, sticky bun day, tortilla chip day and chocolate covered peanuts day. It’s a gastric festival for … Continue reading

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Social Media and Your Small Business

Social Media and Your Small Business By Keith D. Yurgosky, Business Consultant The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center Social Media has become an excellent tool for small businesses to connect with existing customers and to attract new customers. … Continue reading

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New Year. Resolutions. Goals.

Goodbye 2011; welcome 2012! It’s time to make our resolutions and goals for the New Year.  Dr. John Norcross, clinical psychologist and a distinguished professor of psychology at the University of Scranton says, “Between 40 to 50 percent of us … Continue reading

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Creating Your 2012 Social Media Plan !

In 2011, I met with many small business owners and assisted them in 
creating Facebook pages for their businesses or helped them claim their 
venues in FourSquare or in Google Places. In order to build on this for 
2012, small … Continue reading

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Microsoft Offering Free Webinars for ALL SBDC Clients

Just received an email from ASBDC with an offer of Free Webinars from Microsoft exclusive to SBDC clients. These webcasts will be a great opportunity to help you find answers to many of your questions about Microsoft’s software solutions such as Windows … Continue reading

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ASBDC 2010

This week was the 2010 ASBDC Conference in San Antonio, TX. The University of Scranton SBDC’s Keith Yurgosky presented “Helping Small Businesses Spread the Word Using Social Media” at the conference. The ASBDC annual conference is a professional development opportunity … Continue reading

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Scranton SBDC To Co-Host Stimulus Roundtable Event

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that they will be hosting a series of nine events where local small businesses will have an opportunity to learn more about the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. These events will feature presentations … Continue reading

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