Tag Archives: SBA

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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Bella Bambini’s Daycare LLC Opens its Doors to Children in Jermyn/Archbald

JERMYN, PA– Business leaders, elected officials and community supporters visited Bella Bambini’s Daycare LLC on Saturday, December 13th for a ribbon cutting to celebrate the grand opening of a new daycare located on the border of Jermyn/Archbald. “This grand opening … Continue reading

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Untapped Opportunity: Investing Overseas

By: Andrew Oppenheimer, SBDC guest blogger Two-thirds of the world’s purchasing power resides in foreign markets. If your small business is operationally prepared to grow, look to the global marketplace and consider how international expansion can help expand your markets … Continue reading

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National Small Business Week May 12-16

Once again the Small Business Administration (SBA) is celebrating entrepreneurship through National Small Business Week, May 12-16.   Throughout the week, small business owners can participate in webinars and online events, including “Making It Big: Small Biz Success in a … 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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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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New Business Alert – JJ Bub’s Barbecue – Jefferson Township, PA

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is proud to announce the opening of another local business, JJ Bub’s Barbecue, located in Jefferson Township, Pennsylvania.  As a result of SBA funding support from the Jobs Act, the SBDC … Continue reading

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Scranton SBDC Client – Gresham’s Chop House – 2013 SBA Family Business of the Year

The University of Scranton SBDC is proud to announce that their client, Gresham’s Chop House of Lake Wallenpaupack has been named the 2013 SBA Mid-Atlantic Family Business of the Year. Established in 1999 Gresham’s Chop House is owned and operated … Continue reading

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The University of Scranton SBDC – New Business Alert – DePietro’s Pharmacy

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center is proud to announce the opening of another local business, DePietro’s Pharmacy located in Dunmore, Pennsylvania.  As a result of SBA funding support from the Jobs Act, the SBDC was able to … Continue reading

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