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The University of Scranton
Small Business Development Center

part of the Pennsylvania Small Business Development Center Network

➡️Click here for Funding & Other Resources for Small Businesses

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.

Small Business Saturday Tips
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Small Business Saturday Tips

With Small Business Saturday just around the corner, it is time to start getting your business ready for our favorite...
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How to Prep for the Holidays: Featuring our Downloadable 2022 Holiday Guide
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How to Prep for the Holidays: Featuring our Downloadable 2022 Holiday Guide

Here in Northeastern Pennsylvania, it is finally starting to feel like autumn. Do the falling leaves and sweater weather have...
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Tips to Keep Your Business Cyber Secure: Cybersecurity Awareness Month
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Tips to Keep Your Business Cyber Secure: Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month. We know you are busy running a small business and cybersecurity can be complex and...
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Step Into September: Start Your Business with The First Step Express Short Videos
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Step Into September: Start Your Business with The First Step Express Short Videos

Here at The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center, we understand that as an entrepreneur, starting your dream business...
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Spend Your Summer with the SBDC & On-Demand Training
Business Planning Managing a Business

Spend Your Summer with the SBDC & On-Demand Training

Spend your Summer with the SBDC & On-Demand Training on Your Schedule!  As August kicks off, wrapping up all those...
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Give it a Try in July: Upcoming Programs & Webinars
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Give it a Try in July: Upcoming Programs & Webinars

Sometimes you have a brilliant idea or an urge to try something new but taking the first step is stopping...
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