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 in Swissvale

    When: The First Monday of Each Month

    Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    Where: Swissvale Library | 1800 Monongahela Ave | Swissvale, PA 15218

    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 Swissvale Economic Development Corporation to offer office hours for individuals who would like to speak to a consultant about opening a business.

  3. 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.

  4. Makers to the Digital Marketplace – Effectively Selling Your Goods Online

    When: Monday, May 14 | Monday, May 21 | Monday, June 4

    Time: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Where: Citizen's Library | 55 S. College St. Washington, PA 15301

    This 3-part lunch and learn series is brought to you by the University of Pittsburgh’s Small Business Development Center and PantherlabWorks, both housed within the Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence. We invite artists, makers, and entrepreneurs alike to join us for an all-inclusive seminar series to prepare you to sell your goods online!

  5. 1st Step: Mechanics of Starting a Small Business

    When: Friday, June 8, 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.

  6. Acquire, Engage, Educate, and Empower Your Employees

    When: Wednesday, June 13, 2018

    Time: 5:00 - 8:00 PM

    Where: Senator John Heinz History Center | 1212 Smallman Street | Pittsburgh, PA 15222

    Chase's 2018 Business Leaders Outlooks survey revealed the primary business concerns and expectations that executives have for 2018. While executives expressed record optimism for their businesses, our findings show that as companies prepare for growth, many also struggle with increasing their workforce to match this growth.

  7. The First Step: Starting a Small Business [Washington, PA]

    When: Thursday, June 14, 2018

    Time: 8:00 - 10:00 AM

    Where: Observer Publishing Co. | 122 S. Main Street | Washington, PA 15301

    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.

  8. 2nd Step: Developing a Business Plan

    When: Friday, June 22, 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.

  9. 1st Step: Mechanics of Starting a Small Business

    When: Friday, July 13, 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.

  10. 2nd Step: Developing a Business Plan

    When: Friday, July 27, 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.

  11. 1st Step: Mechanics of Starting a Small Business

    When: Friday, August 3, 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.

  12. 2nd Step: Developing a Business Plan

    When: Friday, August 17, 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.

  13. 1st Step: Mechanics of Starting a Small Business

    When: Friday, September 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.

  14. Show Me the Money!

    When: Thursday, September 20, 2018

    Time: 8:30 - 10:00 AM

    Where: 532 McKean Avenue | Charleroi, PA 15022

    A no-cost breakfast program for mon region small businesses to connect business owners to over 25+ lenders & economic development specialists

  15. 2nd Step: Developing a Business Plan

    When: Friday, September 21, 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.

  16. 1st Step: Mechanics of Starting a Small Business

    When: Friday, October 5, 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.

  17. 2nd Step: Developing a Business Plan

    When: Friday, October 19, 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.

  18. 1st Step: Mechanics of Starting a Small Business

    When: Friday, November 2, 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.

  19. 2nd Step: Developing a Business Plan

    When: Friday, November 16, 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.

  20. 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.

  21. 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.