JULY 15—Duquesne University’s School of Leadership and Professional Advancement will host its Leadership Breakfast Series from 8-10 a.m. at Duquesne University, Power Center Ballroom, 600 Forbes Ave., Uptown. The topic will be “Leader and Passion: Two Words that Will Flip Your World.” This education and networking event clarifies the essential relationship between the concepts of being a leader and having passion, and will offer practical implications for everyday leading, living and thriving. Executive coach, designer and educator Frank Lehner will be the facilitator. For more information, call 412-396-4434.
The First Step
JULY 16—Duquesne University’s Small Business Development Center will host “The First Step: Business Startup Essentials” from 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m. at Duquesne University, Rockwell Hall, 600 Forbes Ave., Uptown. This seminar is designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, financing options and more. Registration is requested for this free seminar. For more information, call 412-396-1633 or visit http://www.duq.edu/sbdc.
JULY 23—Duquesne University’s School of Leadership and Professional Advancement will host its “Adult Student Information Webinar: Graduate Programs” from 12-12:30 p.m. Participants will learn more about Duquesne’s graduate programs. The program manager will provide comprehensive information and answer questions. Registration is required to receive login information. For more information, call 412-396-5600 or visit http://www.duq.edu/leadership/informationsessions.
JULY 25—The University of Pittsburgh Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence’s Small Business Development Center will host the “Second Step: Developing a Business Plan” seminar from 7:30-10 a.m. at the University of Pittsburgh, Mervis Hall, Roberto Clemente Dr., Oakland. Attendees will learn about operational and production planning, conducting market research and creating financial planning spreadsheets to attract funding for one’s business. Registration is required. For more information, call 412-648-1542 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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