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Hometown Pharmacy Solutions Keeps It Local

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — It will be 20 years this June since Wanda Mrozek left her job at a big-box pharmacy to open The Hometown Pharmacy inside Joseph’s Marketplace at 2716 Mercer Road in New Castle, Pa. The first store took a $26,000 investment, recalls her husband, Garry Mrozek, CEO of Hometown Pharmacy Solutions.  And while […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- It will be 20 years this June since Wanda Mrozek left her job at a big-box pharmacy to open The Hometown Pharmacy inside Joseph’s Marketplace at 2716 Mercer Road in New Castle, Pa. The first store took a $26,000 investment, recalls her husband, Garry Mrozek, CEO of...

Want to Expand Your Business? Points to Consider

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Plans to expand your business should begin with updating your marketing plan with your new location in mind. Think about your target customer, sales plan and competitive advantage. Add up any additional marketing and sales costs. Make sure your updated marketing plan is just as thorough as your initial plan. Compare your […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Plans to expand your business should begin with updating your marketing plan with your new location in mind. Think about your target customer, sales plan and competitive advantage. Add up any additional marketing and sales costs. Make sure your updated marketing plan is just as thorough as...

Community Home Health

Community Home Health

Despite facing many challenges in its 22 years in business, Community Home Health in Austintown offers quality skilled and unskilled services to its clients.

Craft a Strategic Plan, Make Time to Revisit It

By Bridget Weston Pollack When preparing for the future of your business, you should be aware of the importance of strategic plans to help keep your business on track. A strategic plan is conceptual and dynamic. It serves as a road map for your business to reach its goals. It allows you to gauge performance, […]

By Bridget Weston Pollack When preparing for the future of your business, you should be aware of the importance of strategic plans to help keep your business on track. A strategic plan is conceptual and dynamic. It serves as a road map for your business to reach its goals. It...

Use Google Analytics To Improve Your Website

Google Analytics is a free tool that tracks and gathers data from the people who visit your website. The system uses a JavaScript code that collects and processes data that is then presented to you in the Google Analytics platform. A tracking code will collect anonymous information on how users interact with your website. It […]

Google Analytics is a free tool that tracks and gathers data from the people who visit your website. The system uses a JavaScript code that collects and processes data that is then presented to you in the Google Analytics platform. A tracking code will collect anonymous information on how users...

Williamson College Connects Students with Local Business

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — It wasn’t long ago that universities were regarded as institutions devoted strictly to thought and academia, reinforcing the popular perception that higher education is segregated from the real world. Indeed, not only were universities isolated, those colleges or schools within the campus often retreated to their own fields of study with little […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- It wasn’t long ago that universities were regarded as institutions devoted strictly to thought and academia, reinforcing the popular perception that higher education is segregated from the real world. Indeed, not only were universities isolated, those colleges or schools within the campus often retreated to their own...

Small Businesses Undergird Region’s Economy

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Small businesses across Ohio and Pennsylvania created nearly 100,000 jobs in 2016, according to the latest report from the Office of Advocacy of the U.S. Small Business Administration.  Pennsylvania realized 51,487 net new jobs to the economy through small businesses that year, while Ohio saw 46,439 net new jobs during 2016.  Small […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Small businesses across Ohio and Pennsylvania created nearly 100,000 jobs in 2016, according to the latest report from the Office of Advocacy of the U.S. Small Business Administration.  Pennsylvania realized 51,487 net new jobs to the economy through small businesses that year, while Ohio saw 46,439 net...