Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

The University of Pittsburgh’s SBDC, part of the Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence, is a resource for small business owners that provides consulting, workshops, and other specialty business-building support at all stages of the business lifecycle.

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Contract Connections: Bids for PGH

October 6, 2020

A no-cost, 3-session webinar series for small businesses to gain access to City of Pittsburgh contract solicitations & be prepared for Request for Proposals (RFPs) approval.

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Doing Business With Pitt

January 20, 2021

Doing Business with Pitt is a no-cost informational session for small businesses to learn about gaining contracts with the University of Pittsburgh system.

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UPMC Essentials for Success New York State

UPMC Essentials for Success [MORNING WEBINAR] – New York

April 28, 2021

Attendees of this no-cost webinar will learn about the UPMC vendor approval and bidding process and receive materials to help improve your overall business acumen during this no-cost webinar. This session is open to all small businesses operating throughout the state of New York.

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UPMC Essentials for Success New York State

UPMC Essentials for Success [AFTERNOON WEBINAR] – New York

April 28, 2021

Attendees of this no-cost webinar will learn about the UPMC vendor approval and bidding process and receive materials to help improve your overall business acumen during this no-cost webinar. This session is open to all small businesses operating throughout the state of New York.

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UPMC Essentials for Success Maryland

UPMC Essentials for Success [MORNING WEBINAR] – Maryland

April 27, 2021

Attendees of this no-cost webinar will learn about the UPMC vendor approval and bidding process and receive materials to help improve your overall business acumen during this no-cost webinar. This session is open to all small businesses operating throughout the state of Maryland.

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UPMC Essentials for Success Maryland

UPMC Essentials for Success [AFTERNOON WEBINAR] – Maryland

April 27, 2021

Attendees of this no-cost webinar will learn about the UPMC vendor approval and bidding process and receive materials to help improve your overall business acumen during this no-cost webinar. This session is open to all small businesses operating throughout the state of Maryland.

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Search Engine Optimization 101 [WEBINAR]

October 19, 2021

A no-cost, 1-hour Pitt SBDC webinar discussing the importance of small businesses optimizing their websites to better communicate with the top search engines and tips and tools on how to do that.

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