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Additional June Business Events Hosted by Duquesne University

Thursday, June 10

12th Annual Entrepreneur’s Growth Conference

Designed for new and current businesses, this event features information on the latest business trends and growth-building strategies. Keynote speakers include Roger Byford, co-founder, chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of Vocollect Inc., and Ed Stack, chairman and CEO of Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. Sponsored by Duquesne University’s Small Business Development Center.

7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Duquesne Union, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Call 412.396.1633 or visit www.duq.edu/egc to register and for detailed information.

Thursday, June 17

The First Step: Business Startup Essentials

Designed to teach individuals about the process of starting a small business, this workshop will address the many issues that face entrepreneurs in today’s changing world. Topics include business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement and major components of the business plan, among others.

Conducted by Duquesne University Small Business Development Center staff.

9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Room 505, Rockwell Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh. Cost: Free.

Call 412.396.1633 or visit www.sbdc.duq.edu to register and for more information.

SharePoint 2010—Your Information Delivery Platform

Prequel Solutions, a Microsoft Gold Partner, will conducting this seminar, combining two of the hottest technology topics in the marketplace today—Microsoft SharePoint and Business Intelligence. Attendees will learn what these technologies can do to improve their business.

9 to 11 a.m., Duquesne Room, Duquesne Union, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

Call 412.396.1633 or visit www.sbdc.duq.edu to register and for more information.

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