1. HR for Small Business

    When: Friday, January 17, 2020

    Time: 8:00-10:00am

    Where: 104 Mervis Hall, University of Pittsburgh (3920 Roberto Clemente Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

    Join experts from Pittsburgh SCORE, University of Pittsburgh's SBDC, and Jessica Eberly if HRT Solutions as they discuss human resources management for small businesses and the challenges they face in today's tight labor market.

  2. The Mechanics of Starting a Small Business

    When: Thursday, January 23, 2020

    Time: 5:30-8:00PM

    Where: Sarah B. Campbell Enterprise Center (7800 Susquehanna St, Pittsburgh, PA 15208)

    An evening offering of Pitt SBDC's no-cost business development and growth course for those thinking about starting a business or established small businesses operating fewer than two years.

  3. 2nd Step: Developing a Business Plan

    When: Friday, January 24, 2020

    Time: 7:30-10:00AM

    Where: Mervis Hall, University of Pittsburgh (Roberto Clemente Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15260)

    2nd Step of the Pitt SBDC's no-cost business development and growth course for those thinking about starting a business or established small businesses operating fewer than one year.

  4. 1st Step: Mechanics of Starting a New Business

    When: Friday, February 7, 2020

    Time: 7:30-10:00AM

    Where: Mervis Hall, University of Pittsburgh (Roberto Clemente Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15260)

    1st Step of Pitt SBDC's no-cost business development and growth course for those thinking about starting a business or established small businesses operating fewer than one year.

  5. 2nd Step: Developing a Business Plan

    When: Friday, February 21, 2020

    Time: 7:30-10:00AM

    Where: Mervis Hall, University of Pittsburgh (Roberto Clemente Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15260)

    2nd Step of Pitt SBDC's no-cost business development and growth course for those thinking about starting a business or established small businesses operating fewer than one year.

  6. State of the Pittsburgh Economy

    Speaker: PNC Chief Economist Gus Faucher & PNC President Lou Cestello

    When: Tuesday, February 25, 2020

    Time: 8:00-11:00AM

    Where: Rohr Auditorium, The Tower at PNC Plaza

    PNC’s Senior Vice President and Chief Economist Gus Faucher will guide us through key economic indicators that impact our region’s businesses.

  7. 1st Step: Mechanics of Starting a New Business

    When: Friday, March 6, 2020

    Time: 7:30-10:00AM

    Where: Mervis Hall, University of Pittsburgh (Roberto Clemente Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15260)

    1st Step of Pitt SBDC's no-cost business development and growth course for those thinking about starting a business or established small businesses operating fewer than one year.

  8. Becoming Your Best: The 12 Principles of Highly Successful Leaders

    Speaker: Rob Shallenberger

    When: Wednesday, March 11, 2020

    Time: 8:00-11:00AM

    Where: Regional Learning Alliance, Cranberry

    Rob Shallenberger, a leading authority on leadership and execution, will share the 12 Principles of Highly Successful Leaders to help you and your team achieve success.

  9. 2nd Step: Developing a Business Plan

    When: Friday, March 27, 2020

    Time: 7:30-10:00AM

    Where: Mervis Hall, University of Pittsburgh (Roberto Clemente Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15260)

    2nd Step of the Pitt SBDC’s no-cost business development and growth course for those thinking about starting a business or established small businesses operating fewer than one year.

  10. 1st Step: Mechanics of Starting a New Business

    When: Friday, April 3, 2020

    Time: 7:30-10:00AM

    Where: Mervis Hall, University of Pittsburgh (Roberto Clemente Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15260)

    1st Step of Pitt SBDC's no-cost business development and growth course for those thinking about starting a business or established small businesses operating fewer than one year.

  11. 2nd Step: Developing a Business Plan

    When: Friday, April 24, 2020

    Time: 7:30-10:00AM

    Where: Mervis Hall, University of Pittsburgh (Roberto Clemente Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15260)

    2nd Step of the Pitt SBDC’s no-cost business development and growth course for those thinking about starting a business or established small businesses operating fewer than one year.

  12. 1st Step: Mechanics of Starting a New Business

    When: Friday, May 1, 2020

    Time: 7:30-10:00AM

    Where: Mervis Hall, University of Pittsburgh (Roberto Clemente Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15260)

    1st Step of Pitt SBDC's no-cost business development and growth course for those thinking about starting a business or established small businesses operating fewer than one year.

  13. Convict to Classroom

    Speaker: Shon Hopwood

    When: Wednesday, May 6, 2020

    Time: 11:30AM-1:30PM

    Where: Duquesne Club

    Bonus Event with YPO - Lunch event with Shon Hopwood, convicted bank robber who became a successful jailhouse lawyer and is now a law professor and legal scholar.

  14. Seeing Around Corners, How to Spot Inflection Points in Business Before They Happen

    Speaker: Rita McGrath

    When: Monday, May 11, 2020

    Time: 7:30-10:30AM

    Where: Fairmont Hotel

    Paradigmatic shifts in the business landscape, known as inflection points, can create new entrepreneurial opportunities or lead to devastating consequences. Armed with the right strategies and tools, you can see these inflection points coming and use them to gain a competitive advantage.

  15. 2nd Step: Developing a Business Plan

    When: Friday, May 15, 2020

    Time: 7:30-10:00AM

    Where: Mervis Hall, University of Pittsburgh (Roberto Clemente Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15260)

    2nd Step of the Pitt SBDC’s no-cost business development and growth course for those thinking about starting a business or established small businesses operating fewer than one year.

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

    When: Friday, June 5, 2020

    Time: 7:30-10:00AM

    Where: Mervis Hall, University of Pittsburgh (Roberto Clemente Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15260)

    1st Step of Pitt SBDC's no-cost business development and growth course for those thinking about starting a business or established small businesses operating fewer than one year.

  17. IEE Summer Social

    When: Monday, June 15, 2020

    Time: 6:00-9:00PM

    Where: Bella Sera

    Meet and mingle with business owners, Pitt leaders, community leaders, and many more who also support our mission of regional economic development for business owners and entrepreneurs.

  18. 2nd Step: Developing a Business Plan

    When: Friday, June 19, 2020

    Time: 7:30-10:00AM

    Where: Mervis Hall, University of Pittsburgh (Roberto Clemente Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15260)

    2nd Step of the Pitt SBDC’s no-cost business development and growth course for those thinking about starting a business or established small businesses operating fewer than one year.

  19. The Success Cadence

    Speaker: Dave Mattson

    When: Tuesday, September 22, 2020

    Time: 8:00-11:00AM

    Where: Regional Learning Alliance, Cranberry

    Is there a strategy you can count on to deliver rapid, "hockey stick" growth to your company? The answer is yes! Aggressive growth depends on a critical strategic decision: investing in your sales team.

  20. Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy Seals Lead & Win

    Speaker: Flynn Cochran

    When: Thursday, October 22, 2020

    Time: 7:30-10:30AM

    Where: David L. Lawrence Convention Center

    Cochran, who has served as a Navy SEAL and worked at McKinsey & Co., will share leadership lessons supported by true combat stories in this dynamic program.