Start.Grow.Prosper. | Duquesne University Small Business Development Center

The Launch of our new Podcast!

Bridges to Business

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Cycle Forward

Business Longevity and Growing

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Welcoming the Return of Cynthia (Cindi) Oliver

Business Consultant at the Duquesne University SBDC

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Pro Bono Legal Services Program Breakfast Event

Achieves Resounding Success

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Paw & Order Dog Training

SBA 2024 Western PA Veteran-Owned Small Business Person of the Year

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Helping Small Businesses

Launch, Innovate, Thrive!

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Start a Business, Grow Your Business!

The Duquesne University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) offers no-cost, confidential consulting services and training workshops in southwestern Pennsylvania to empower entrepreneurs and small business owners with the knowledge they need to start, grow, and prosper.

Startup Planning

Starting a Business?

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Buying a Business

The SBDC Global Business Program

International Trade

Learn More About SBIR/STTR Grants



First Step: Business Essentials (Pittsburgh) (in-person & live stream)

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Jun. 20
At 10:00 AM

Get Your Website Reviewed (Webinar)

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Jun. 26
At 10:00 AM

Emerging Social Media Trends (webinar)

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Jun. 27
At 10:00 AM