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Hiring lessons from millennials.
Date Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

Millennials have a lot to teach other business owners when it comes to hiring good employees and getting them to stick around. “While holding onto great talent is a real struggle for business owners, those in the millennial set could be better equipped than their older counterparts to handle it, namely because they think differently […]


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Learn how to sell your services or products to the state of Delaware.
Date Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

What: New Castle County Chamber of Commerce, Delaware Office of Supplier Diversity and Delaware Office of Management and Budget present a workshop on how to become a vendor to the state of Delaware When: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sept. 12 Where: New Castle County Chamber of Commerce, 920 Justison Street, Wilmington Why go: The state of […]


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Out & About highlights downtown Wilmington restaurant renaissance.
Date Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

Wilmington is becoming a haven for foodies, and an article in Out & About magazine features several new eateries that have opened recently or will be opening in downtown Wilmington. The eclectic mix runs the gamut from French cuisine to burgers to comfort food and craft beer. The food hall trend will be coming to […]


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Register for Delaware Business Times tax seminar.
Date Posted: Tuesday, September 4th, 2018

What: Workshop on tax reform’s impact on private companies, sponsored by Delaware Business Times and Bank of America/Merrill Lynch When: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., Sept. 13 Where: Delaware History Museum, 504 N. Market Street, Wilmington Why go: Learn how the recently enacted federal tax legislation affects small business owners. Cost: $25 Registration: Click here […]


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TrafficCast featured in Delaware Business Times.
Date Posted: Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

TrafficCast was profiled in a recent issue of Delaware Business Times. The company, which provides real-time traffic information, moved its East Coast Traffic Operations Center to The Mill in downtown Wilmington recently. The move will mean 68 jobs for Delaware. The Wilmington location and the responsiveness of officials at the state and local level have benefitted the company, […]


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Register for SCORE Delaware workshop
Date Posted: Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

What: “So you want to be an entrepreneur” workshop When: 6 p.m. Sept. 11 Where: New Castle County Public Library, 3022 New Castle Ave., New Castle Why go: Learn about what it takes to start your own business Cost: Free Registration: Click here to register


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DSCC mixer at Dogfish Head Brewings & Eats
Date Posted: Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

What: Delaware State Chamber of Commerce Evening Mixer When: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p..m. Sept. 5 Where: Dogfish Head Brewings & Eats, 320 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach Why go: Mingle with other business owners while you enjoy Dogfish Head’s tasty craft beer Cost: Admission $20. Cash bar. Registration: Click here to register


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Delaware a top state for women business owners
Date Posted: Thursday, August 23rd, 2018

A new American Express report shows the success women are finding in starting and growing businesses in Delaware. Delaware ranks #4 in the U.S. when it comes to women business owners increasing their economic clout between 2007 and 2018, according to American Express’ eighth annual State of Women-Owned Business Report. Economic clout includes the number […]


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Philadelphia Business Journal's list of region's fastest-growing businesses.
Date Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018

Four Delaware companies made the Philadelphia Business Journal’s “Soaring 76” list of fastest-growing companies in the region. B Safe Security, of Wilmington, Chesapeake Utilities, Incyte and WSFS all made the list. See where they ranked. If you want advice on how to get your Delaware small business into this lofty company, contact the Delaware Division […]


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5 biggest reasons why businesses fail.
Date Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018

There are lots of reasons why businesses don’t succeed. Financebuddha.com listed the five most common: Inadequate funding Owner not involved enough in running the business Lack of marketing Failing to be aware of what competitors are doing Being overstaffed or understaffed Click here to read the full report and learn about these challenges. If you […]


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