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Phone: 412.396.6050
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    January Business Events Hosted by Duquesne University

    Thursday, Jan. 5

    The First Step: Business Startup Essentials (Lawrence County)

    Designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, major components of the business plan and more. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.

    10 a.m. to noon, Lawrence County Economic Development Corporation,100 E. Reynolds Street, Suite 100, New Castle.

    Cost: Free.

    Call 724-658-1488 to register and for more information.

     

    Tuesday, Jan. 10

    The First Step: Business Startup Essentials (Butler County)

    Designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, major components of the business plan and more. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.

    10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Butler County Community Development Corporation, 112 Woody Drive, Butler, Pa.

    Cost: Free.

    Call 724-283-1961 to register or for more information.

    Online Information Session: Executive Certificate in Financial Planning Program

    Learn more about Duquesne University’s Executive Certificate in Financial Planning. The program manager and a faculty member will provide comprehensive information about the program and answer questions. Sponsored by Duquesne University’s School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.

    Noon to 1 p.m., EST. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.

    Cost: Free.

    Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/fp for more information and registration.

    Tuesday, Jan. 17

    Adult Student Information Webinar

    Participants will learn more about the undergraduate and graduate programs.  The program manager will provide comprehensive information about the programs and answer any questions. Sponsored by Duquesne University’s School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.

    Noon to 1 p.m., EST. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.

    Cost: Free.

    Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/leadership for more information and registration.

    Wednesday, Jan. 18

    Personal Effectiveness Webinar Series—Beyond Time Management

    Viewers of this webinar will learn how to improve their ability to successfully deliver on the goals they are responsible for achieving. Sponsored by Duquesne University’s School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.

    Noon to 1 p.m., EST. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.

    Cost: Free.

    Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/leadership for more information and registration.

    Thursday, Jan. 19

    Adult Student Information Webinar

    Participants will learn more about the undergraduate and graduate programs.  The program manager will provide comprehensive information about the programs and answer any questions. Sponsored by Duquesne University’s School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.

    Noon to 1 p.m., EST. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.

    Cost: Free.

    Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/leadership for more information and registration.

    Friday, Jan. 20

    The First Step: Business Startup Essentials

    Designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, major components of the business plan and more. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.

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

    Cost: Free.

    Call 412.396.6233 or visit www.duq.edu/sbdc to register and for more information.

    Friday, Jan. 27

    Abre Tu Negocio En Pittsburgh

    This seminar, which will be presented in Spanish, will address issues including how to get a Tax ID Number; fictitious name for a business; trademark a name; insurance; business licenses; business permits; and obtaining a website, among others. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center with PNC Bank.

    Este seminario te da una perspective amplia de todos los temas que tienes

    que tener presente antes de empezar un negocio. Tiene dos partes, una de la

    estructura y la otra de mercadeo. Al final recibiras un cuestionario para

    que lo llenes y luego lo envias con el formato Request for Consulting para

    asi fijar una cita y conversar sobre tu cuestionario de tu empresa.

    6 to 9 p.m., Room 108, Rockwell Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh.

    Cost: Free.

    Call 412.396.6233 or visit www.duq.edu/sbdc to register and for more information.

    Duquesne University

    Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic research universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. The University is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review for its rich academic programs in 10 schools of study for 10,000-plus graduate and undergraduate students, and by the Washington Monthly for service and contributing to students' social mobility. Duquesne is a member of the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for its contributions to Pittsburgh and communities around the globe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges acknowledge Duquesne's commitment to sustainability.