1. SBDC: How to Start or Grow Your Business – Hill District Office Hours

    When: 2nd Wednesday of each month

    Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

    Where: 2015-2017 Centre Avenue | 1st Floor Business Center | Pittsburgh, PA 15219

    As an ongoing initiative to provide education and consulting services to neighboring communities, the University of Pittsburgh Small Business Development Center is now offering open office hours at the Hill CDC to individuals who would like to speak to a consultant about opening a business.

  2. SBDC Office Hours at RCI

    When: Every Thursday

    Time: 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM

    Where: Riverside Center for Innovation | 700 River Avenue | Suite 510 | Pittsburgh, PA 15212

    As an ongoing initiative to provide education and consulting services to neighboring communities, the University of Pittsburgh Small Business Development Center is teaming up with Riverside Center for Innovation to offer office hours for individuals who would like to speak to a consultant about opening a business.

  3. 1st Step: Mechanics of Starting a Small Business

    When: Friday, December 7, 2018

    Time: 7:30-10:00 AM

    Where: Mervis Hall, University of Pittsburgh

    Thinking of starting a small business? Begin exploring the size of your market and what marketing tools you will need to attract customers, learn about business structures, access helpful resources, learn about available funding options, and understand what you need to formally establish your business.

  4. 2nd Step: Developing a Business Plan

    When: Friday, December 14, 2018

    Time: 7:30-10:00 AM

    Where: Mervis Hall, University of Pittsburgh

    Most financing options require a solid business plan. Learn all you need to know about operational and production planning, conducting market research, and creating financial spreadsheets to attract funding for your business.