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

A Profession Becomes a Woman-owned Business

Starting a business and becoming a success story

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Helping Small Businesses

Launch, Innovate, Thrive!

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More than an ice cream shop

How are they making a difference in their community?

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Save the Date - Opportunity Knocks

June 8, 2023

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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



QuickBooks Online Version (In-person)

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Feb. 2
At 10:00 AM

Emerging Social Media Trends (Webinar)

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Feb. 7
At 10:00 AM

First Step Business Essentials (Beaver)

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Feb. 8
At 11:00 AM