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October is National Women’s Small Business Month !

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center continues to celebrate women business owners by hosting a number of programs for women during National Women’s Small Business Month: This 6-week program that started on October 5th is designed for women … Continue reading

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Challenges Of Owning A Seasonal Business

Seasonal businesses are a lot more difficult to manage than the other businesses. For some retailers, holiday season sales represent more than two quarter of yearly totals. However, those who operate seasonal businesses the sales depend solely on the season. … 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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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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