March 2021 Events Hosted by Duquesne University

Monday, March 1
Mary Beth Jenkins Executive Insights Class
Prospective MBA students are invited to join current students for an Executive Insights class to hear Mary Beth Jenkins, chief operating officer of UPMC Health Plan, discuss her industry and career path.
6 to 7:30 p.m., online.
Cost: Free.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/academics/schools/business/graduate/admissions-and-events.

Tuesday, March 2
How to Manage Debt
This webinar is tailored toward business owners who are struggling to navigate prob-lems surrounding debt and bankruptcy as a result of the ongoing pandemic. Spon-sored by Duquesne's Small Business Development Center.
10 to 11 a.m., online.
Cost: Free.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/sbdc or call 412.396.1633.

Tuesday, March 9
Boosting Motivation, Productivity, and Employee Morale
This webinar will outline the steps that can be taken within an organization to create a more productive and supportive culture for employees in the midst of such stressful times. Sponsored by Duquesne's Small Business Development Center.
10 to 11 a.m., online.
Cost: Free.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/sbdc or call 412.396.1633.

Certificate in Financial Planning Webinar
Attend this virtual information session to learn more about the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business' Executive Certificate in Financial Planning program.
6 to 7 p.m., online.
Cost: Free.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/academics/schools/business/graduate/admissions-and-events.

Wednesday, March 10
Building Your Business' Brand System
Award-winning branding agency founder and entrepreneur Ben Butler will guide business owners through this workshop outlining the branding process. Sponsored by Duquesne's Small Business Development Center.
10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., online.
Cost: $49.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/sbdc or call 412.396.1633.

Thursday, March 11
Fundamentals of an Effective Website
This workshop is designed to help entrepreneurs build and create cost-effective websites for their businesses. Sponsored by Duquesne's Small Business Development Center.
10 to 11:30 a.m., online.
Cost: $20.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/sbdc or call 412.396.1633.

MBA-SBP Information Session
Learn more about the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business' top-ranked MBA-Sustainable Business Practices program and the steps needed to submit a competitive application during this webinar.
Noon to 1 p.m., online.
Cost: Free
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/academics/schools/business/graduate/admissions-and-events.

Monday, March 15
Jim Rooney Executive Insights Class
Prospective MBA students are invited to join current students for an Executive Insights class to hear Jim Rooney, author of A Different Way to Win: Dan Rooney and the Rooney Rule, discuss his career path and industry.
6 to 7:30 p.m., online.
Cost: Free.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/academics/schools/business/graduate/admissions-and-events.

Tuesday, March 16
First Step: Business Essentials
Designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, financing options, major components of the business plan, taxation requirements and more. Sponsored by Duquesne's Small Business Development Center.
10 a.m. to noon, online.
Cost: $20.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/sbdc or call 412.396.1633.

Wednesday, March 17
Military and Veteran Webinar
This webinar is designed for active duty and veteran students to access resources and learn more about undergraduate and graduate business programs at Duquesne.
Noon to 1 p.m., online.
Cost: Free.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/academics/schools/business/graduate/admissions-and-events.

Wednesday, March 24
Graduate Business Information Session
Join the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business for an online informational session to learn more about the School of Business' graduate programs and Duquesne University.
Noon to 1 p.m., online
Cost: Free.
For more information and to register, visit www.duq.edu/academics/schools/business/graduate/admissions-and-events.

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