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Customer Service 5 Tips to Stop the Insanity

By: Donna Simpson Running a small business can be challenging, especially if you are a one person operation. You’re doing it all and you’re doing it all at once. YIKES! That can make the best of us not think clearly. … Continue reading

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Customer Service That Leads to Happy Customers 

Do you ever have grouchy customers who give you a hard time? Well, February 16th is your opportunity to make their day. Do a Grouch a Favor Day is a call for your small business to improve their experience and … Continue reading

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New Business Alert – Unisex Beauty Supply & Salon – Milford PA

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is proud to announce the opening of another new local business, Unisex Beauty Supply & Salon, Milford, PA. The SBDC was able to assist owners Susan Brown and Gina Bonanno start this … 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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6 Secrets to Building a Successful Business

All business owners want to succeed in one way or another, but the secret to success often seems elusive. Sometimes as a business owner you can be doing everything right and still not be able to reach your goal. Don’t … Continue reading

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Sustainable Product Ideas for Business

Everyone has their own little method for coming up with new ideas for the business. But, not all ideas are sustainable and profitable for business. For example, even though your idea is good and unique, but it might not be … Continue reading

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Improving Your Credit is Key When Starting a Small Business

The University of Scranton Women’s Entrepreneurship Center, StartUP program met with Terri Stocki, Certified Education Director of Consumer Credit Counseling Service (CCCS) of Northeastern Pennsylvania. Here are some of the tips that Terri gave regarding Credit Score: What is a … Continue reading

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StartUP a program for Women at The University of Scranton

The University of Scranton Women’s Entrepreneurship Center (WEC) and Small Business Development Center (SBDC) are teaming up to offer “StartUP” a 4-week certificate program designed for women with lower incomes, offering support and guidance in determining if entrepreneurship is an option … 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 (WEC) a partnership between the Small Business Development Center #SBDC and the Kania School of Management (KSOM) will host “Coffee and Confidence,” on Wednesday, May 13th.  Alison Skoff,  a personal development coach will serve as a … 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 (WEC) a partnership between the Small Business Development Center #SBDC and the Kania School of Management (KSOM) will host “Coffee and Confidence,” on Friday, April 17th.  Mary Tellie of Electric City Roasting Company will serve as … Continue reading

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