Business

Business Briefs Oct. 16

• Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach, REALTORS® salutes sales associates in the Chadds Ford office for being the office leaders for the month of September 2020. Individuals recognized are Cher Finnan, recognized for volume; Aaron Wilson, recognized for units; and Cheryl O’Donnell, recognized for units. Also recognized were two teams, the Susan Manners' ...

 
 

Boost Your Business: Job descriptions

A job description outlines the basic function and responsibilities of a specific job title. It typically includes the tasks, duties, goals, and expectations for the person in the position. An accurate job description also includes information about working conditions, tools, equipment used, and the job’s relationship to other positions. An ideal job description ...

 

Business Briefs Sept 25

• Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach, REALTORS® salutes sales associates in the Chadds Ford Office for being the office leaders for the month of August. Susan Kauffman was recognized for units. The Susan Manners' Team was recognized for listings and units. The Jim DeFrank Team was recognized for volume. • Interested in what’s going on at the ...

 

The Human Resource: Hiring during COVID-19

Your business is facing challenges that are unprecedented in recent history. Your workforce may no longer be “in the office” so to speak and this raises a plethora of obstacles to growing your human capital. This article provides strategic guidance and practical tips to help you reflect on your practices, identify your gaps, and implement new processes to ensure you ...

 

YouTube for growing a business

YouTube is the second largest search engine with millions of viewers per day, so it pays for companies to have a YouTube channel. That, according to Randi Penfil, a trainer with Grow with Google. Google owns YouTube, and Penfil — a former member of the Chadds Ford Business Association before she and her family moved to Baltimore — hosted a webinar for CFBA members ...

 

Business Briefs Sept. 11

• Stephanie Rossino, left, and Rosemarie Richardson, have both ends covered when it comes to dogs. The pair are owners of GiggyBites Bakery, the pet treat shop in Olde Ridge Village, and now they’ve branched out by buying a Pet Butler franchise. Rossino runs the front end at the GiggyBite operation and Richardson takes care of the rest, scooping poop from client’s ...

 

CFBA hears about PPP

Jim Pace told members of the Chadds Ford Business Association Thursday evening that, like everyone else, his business world came to a screeching halt followed by a sharp turn in March. Pace is the business development officer for BHCU, the Boeing Helicopter Credit Union. “Instead of going out and soliciting business,” he said during a virtual Happy Hour held via ...

 

Business Briefs Aug. 28

• The Chadds Ord Business Association will hold a virtual Happy Hour on Thursday, Sept. 3 at 5 p.m. The guest speaker — James J. Pace, the business development officer with BCHU — will discuss PPP forgiveness and other programs that may be available to small business owners. Join the Zoom Meeting at ...

 

Oh, so excited over Oso Sweet

It’s a dream come true for Tess Wofford and she is jazzed over the opportunity. Wofford is the owner/operator of the newly opened Oso Sweet Bakery in the Barn Shops in Chadds Ford Township. “I’m so incredibly excited. My dream for a long time has been to own my own bakery,” she said The 2018 Unionville High School graduate finished her five-semester bakery and pastry ...

 

Boost Your Business: Emergency communications

Businesses of all sizes have been drastically affected by the coronavirus outbreak. As things have unfolded over the last few months, it is an interesting time to be in marketing and communications. One thing that is abundantly clear is that many businesses have experienced a situation unlike any before. The pandemic is a perfect example of a case for a ...

 

Business Briefs Aug. 14

• Warren Cook, president and CEO of SymbianceHR, and a contributor to Chadds Ford Live will be offering two series of free webinars for the community to take advantage of every Monday for the next five weeks. The goal is to help the community by offering businesses guidance on dealing with Covid-19 challenges and helping individuals faced with unexpected unemployment ...