JUNE 22—The Duquesne University Small Business Center will host First Step: Business Start-up Essentials, 1:30-4:30 p.m. in Rockwell Hall, rm. 108, 600 Forbes Ave., Uptown. Topics covered include: Business Structure and Formation; Fictitious Name Registration; Employee Issues; Insurance Government; Procurement; Environmental Concerns; Financing Options; Taxation, and Major Components of the Business Plan. Cost: $25. For more information, call 412-396-6233.
JUNE 22—The African American Chamber of Commerce Corporate Sponsor Bill Strickland will host a Networking Mixer at the Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild, 1815 Metropolitan Street on the North Side. Meet by the outdoor fountain inspired by noted Architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Come armed with business cards & make valuable new connections. Cost: free for chamber members, non-members: $25.00. RSVP By: June 20, 2017 For more information call 412-392-0610 or visit firstname.lastname@example.org.