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Holiday Planning is Important for Small Business !

The holiday season is an exciting time for all, and a particularly critical season for businesses’ success. As 2014’s season fast approaches, businesses are eager to acquire additional labor to assist with operations in the hectic atmosphere resulting from the … Continue reading

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StartUP – For Women wanting to Start their own Business !!

The University of Scranton Women’s Entrepreneurship Center (WEC) and Small Business Development Center (SBDC) are teaming up to offer “StartUP” a 6-week certificate program for aspiring women entrepreneurs. Sponsored by NBT Bank, the series will be held in Scranton on … Continue reading

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New Business Alert – Heidi’s ReTreat Salon & Spa – Scott Township, PA

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center would like to congratulate SBDC client, Heidi Fofi, on the Grand Opening of her new business. Heidi’s ReTreat Salon & Spa, a full service hair & nail salon and day spa. Heidi’s … Continue reading

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The University of Scranton SBDC Outreach Services

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center has an eight-county service area in Northeastern Pennsylvania. The SBDC also has outreach meeting locations in each of the counties we serve, in order to make meeting with our clients easier.  In … 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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2013 WEC StartUp Series Completed

The University of Scranton Women’s Entrepreneurship Center (WEC) and Small Business Development Center (SBDC) recently teamed up to offer “StartUP” a 6-week certificate program for aspiring women entrepreneurs. Sponsored by Pennstar Bank, the series was  held at The University of … Continue reading

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The University of Scranton SBDC –Business Alert – Babunya’s Gourmet Spice & Venison Samosas, Carbondale, PA

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center is proud to feature one of its clients, Babunya’s, as they launch their newest product, Babunya’s Venison Samosas.  The venison is a Pennsylvania  farm raised red deer, otherwise called red stag. The … 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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Scranton SBDC – Client Spotlight – Tattoo You – Mayfield, PA

University of Scranton Small Business Development Center is proud to present Tattoo You, 720 Business Route 6, Mayfield,  Pennsylvania. The SBDC was able to assist owner, Jonathan Powell prepare a business plan and financial projections. Tattoo You began as a … Continue reading

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Teaching Entrepreneurship in Rwanda

I hope this summer was all that you imagined it would be even though it flew by.  I feel like I’ve been on a “blogcation” since it’s been ages since I blogged. Anyway, I spent the early part of the … Continue reading

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