Tag Archives: Social Media

Is Your Small Business Using Instagram ?

Instagram is a popular photo-sharing social media application. As the application continues to grow in popularity, many business owners are using it to find a creative way to share their brand. How can you tell your small business story using … Continue reading

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Congratulations Sohn Social Media Solutions – 1 year in Business !

Congratulations to Tim Sohn, Sohn Social Media Solutions for more than 1 year in business. Celebrating more than 1 year in business, Tim Sohn, owner of Sohn Social Media Solutions trains business owners and employees at your site or virtually … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade is a Great Opportunity for Scranton Small Business Owners

On Saturday the City of Scranton will be a wave of green, as an estimated 100,000 people flock to the city for the annual St. Patrick’ Day parade.  If small business owners play their cards right, they should be seeing … 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 Business Alert – Drinker Mobile, Food Truck – Dunmore, PA

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center is proud to announce the opening of another local business, Drinker Mobile, located in the Scranton area. The SBDC was able to assist Jennifer Borowski as she was planning to open her … Continue reading

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No Publicity is Bad Publicity – Or is it?

A local restaurant was recently featured on national television reality show. As a result, it received a lot of attention on social media – some positive and a whole lot of negative – which got us thinking, is the old … Continue reading

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Super Bowl Sunday and Small Business !!

Super Bowl Sunday has always been a “Big” day for “Small” businesses.  Many retailers have Super Bowl sales, and bars and restaurants use this day to make up for the normal after Christmas slowdown.The problem comes when a small business that … 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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Keeping Your Small Business in Business

“Keeping Your Small Business in Business” is the title of a three-part educational series designed for businesses and organizations in the Abingtons, an area served by the Abington Community Library of Clarks Summit, PA. 1-hour presentations took place in September, … Continue reading

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University of Scranton SBDC – June Educational Programs

Wednesday, June 15, 2011 The First Step: Starting Your Business, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. – Brennan Hall, University of Scranton, Room 502, Scranton, Pennsylvania. Tuesday, June 21, 2011 FourSquare for Small Business, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. – Brennan Hall, University … Continue reading

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