Business Workshops, Webinars, Training, Conferences, Networking Events

Our Workshops

The Duquesne University SBDC offers a variety of entrepreneur events and classes from our First Step workshops to our annual Entrepreneurs' Growth and Networking Conference.

We are sure there is an event that will help you start or grow your business!



Refund Policy

If you are unable to attend a workshop, please contact our office at least five business days in advance of the workshop to receive a full refund. Notifications received after that time (until the day of the workshop), a credit will be given towards a future Duquesne University SBDC workshop within a year from the registration date.

No credit or refund will be given on notifications after the workshop starts. No credit or refund will be given on no-show situation.

First Step: Business Essentials October
Oct
14th
Thursday, October 14th : 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

First Step: Business Essentials October

A webinar on how to start a small business and an outline of the required process.

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SEO 101: Search Engine Optimization
Oct
19th
Tuesday, October 19th : 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

SEO 101: Search Engine Optimization

Websites have become an important asset for every small business, join our workshop to work around the challenges and be competitive in digital marketing!

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DEI Series 3: Developing a Next Generation Organization (Webinar)
Oct
21st
SBA Loans: Everything You Need to Know
Oct
26th
Tuesday, October 26th : 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

SBA Loans: Everything You Need to Know

Whether you have a startup or an existing business, your business needs capital to survive and grow.

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Social Media Marketing Series: Instagram Marketing
Oct
28th
Thursday, October 28th : 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Social Media Marketing Series: Instagram Marketing

In this session, we will provide an overview of the Instagram platform to better understand how to develop an organic and paid content marketing strategy.

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Crowdfunding 101
Nov
2nd
Tuesday, November 2nd : 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Crowdfunding 101

Crowdfunding has become one of the most popular ways of raising capital for startups.

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Ecommerce: How to Sell Online?
Nov
4th
Thursday, November 4th : 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Ecommerce: How to Sell Online?

E-commerce offers great growth opportunities for small businesses.

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Fundamentals of an Effective Website
Nov
9th
Tuesday, November 9th : 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Fundamentals of an Effective Website

Building a website has now become an essential step for businesses to increase their sales.

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Dolphin Tank
Nov
10th
Wednesday, November 10th : 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Dolphin Tank

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Mastering Content Marketing on Social Media
Nov
11th
Thursday, November 11th : 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Mastering Content Marketing on Social Media

This webinar is designed for small businesses looking for complete in-house content strategy.

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