JUNE 28—The Chatham Women’s Business Center, in collaboration with Urban Innovation21& HRT Solutions will present a seminar on HR Basics for StartUps and Small Businesses, 5:30-7:30 at the Energy Innovation Center, 1435 Bedford Ave. in the Hill District. Learn about the importance of hiring the right people, attracting talent when you are a small business, compliance, payroll, and other HR basics that are imperative to scaling the people side of your business. Cost: Free, but registration is required. Visit https://www.chatham.edu/events/register.cfm?eventID=18328 to register. For more information call Anne Flynn Schlicht at 412-365-1153.
JULY 18—The Duquesne University Small Business Center will host First Step: Business Start-up Essentials, 9:30 a.m. to12:30 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.
AUG. 3—The Duquesne University Small Business Center will host Export Basics, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., in 108 Rockwell Hall, 600 Forbes Ave., Uptown. Topics include: Recognizing export opportunities; Shipping & payment; Legal & regulatory aspect of exporting; Sources for information & assistance, and cultural issues. Fee: $49. For more information, call 412-396-6233.
AUG. 12—The Chatham’s Women Business Center in partnership with SCORE Pittsburgh present a Build Your Business Workshop to entrepreneurs interested in starting or expanding their business. From 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Eastside campus, 6585 Penn Ave. Business experts and seasoned entrepreneurs will discuss the following topics: business planning, marketing and sales, financing, legal issues and business lessons learned. A continental breakfast will be provided. Fee $10. For more information, contact Anne Flynn Schlicht at 412-365-1153.
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