HONESDALE - The Greater Honesdale Partnership, in conjunction with the University of Scranton, Small Business Development Center, will be hosting "Creating a Motivating Workplace" on Thursday, September 26.

The Honesdale National Bank, a Greater Honesdale Partnership member, is the sponsor for this seminar which is free of charge and open to the public. It will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at The Honesdale National Bank’s Corporate Center, 724 Main Street, Honesdale.

Advance registration is required to reserve your seat for this very informative seminar, presented by Lisa Hall Zielinski, Director of The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center.

In this seminar you will have the opportunity to examine what motivates employees and discuss the elements of a motivating environment. You will also be offered ways you can create a more motivating environment. "A motivated employee is a productive employee," said seminar organizers.

You do not have to be a Honesdale business person or GHP member to attend.

Pre-registration is required and seating is limited. For a registration form or more information, please call Jackie Murphy at A Stitch In Time, 570-253-6864 or Gail Tucker at the GHP, 570-253-5492 or. Or you can email Jackie at

astitchintime2@gmail.com or Gail at ghp@visithonesdalepa.com (please put "Seminar" in the subject line of all emails). Deadline for registration is September 24.