Category Archives: Delaware

Phil Clemens: Turning a Family Business into a “Business Family”

Phil Clemens on what makes a “business family” Kathy Canavan | March 8th, 2017 | Delaware Business Times WILMINGTON – Philip A. Clemens, retired CEO of a hyper-successful sixth-generation family business, gave family-business owners tips on minding their own businesses on March 7. Clemens’ secret to longevity: He suggested owners begin by thinking of themselves…

In the News: Thumbs Up for the SBDC!

The News Journal’s editorial board gave the SBDC its thumbs up for the week: Read more here

In the News: SBDC’s Record Year Helps Delaware’s Economy Recover from Dow-DuPont Merger Fallout

The Delaware Small Business Development Center has prevented about 600 former DuPont workers from leaving Delaware to pursue jobs in other states, said J. Michael Bowman, the organization’s director. Bowman made the remarks Tuesday afternoon at a hearing before the Joint Finance Committee in Dover. He said the SBDC’s job fairs led to nearly 600…

Top Ten Tips for Cybersecurity

Think about how many times you have gone online in the past week. What did you do while online? Check your e-mail? Track your finances? Share pictures? Download videos? The Internet today has become an invaluable resource in both our personal and professional lives. We have access to more information than ever. With this added…

Delaware Start Up Launchpad

Introducing a unique program to support community-based founders and their startups The University of Delaware Horn Program in Entrepreneurship is partnering with the Delaware Founders’ Initiative and Delaware Small Business Development Center (DSBDC) to support community-based entrepreneurs through the new Delaware Startup Launchpad program. “This unique program combines strengths from three organizations to deliver an…