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Small Business Development Center

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The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) provides educational programs and no cost, confidential consulting services to entrepreneurs looking to start a small business or grow an existing small business in Bradford County, Lackawanna County, Monroe County, Pike County, Susquehanna County, Tioga County, Wayne County, and Wyoming County in Pennsylvania. The University of Scranton has hosted the SBDC since 1980, providing outstanding resources, support, and funding. The SBDC is housed in the University’s nationally recognized Kania School of Management.

“Running a Great Farmers’ Market Booth” Offers Training as Farmers’ Market Season Approaches
Agriculture

“Running a Great Farmers’ Market Booth” Offers Training as Farmers’ Market Season Approaches

Nowhere in the food economy is the nexus of producer and consumer more pronounced than the farmers’ market. As spring...
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Unlocking the Mystery of HR
Business Planning Managing a Business

Unlocking the Mystery of HR

Unlocking the Mystery of HR The University of Scranton’s SBDC helps businesses put the “human” back in human resources. According...
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Monthly Webinars Designed to Support Food Producers and Farmers During the Pandemic
Agriculture COVID 19 Managing a Business

Monthly Webinars Designed to Support Food Producers and Farmers During the Pandemic

It’s not breaking news for me to tell you that the pandemic has turned food systems everywhere both upside down...
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Blurring Boundaries: Exporting As a Way to Boost Business
Business Planning Managing a Business

Blurring Boundaries: Exporting As a Way to Boost Business

Blurring Boundaries Exporting as a way to boost business For many businesses, discovering ways to get their products in front...
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Short Term, Big Impact
Internship Initiative Managing a Business

Short Term, Big Impact

The University of Scranton’s SBDC fosters micro-internship initiative For any college student, the chance to intern with an established business...
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Women Complete StartUP Series – Now Enrolling for March 2021!
Starting a Business Woman Owned Business

Women Complete StartUP Series – Now Enrolling for March 2021!

Evelyn Barra, Jasmine Benvenutti, Jennifer Coleman, Tanya Crawford, Lori DeVoe, Nohemi Garcia Tafoya, Laura Gilbody, Michele Havrilchak, Allison Leonard, April...
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