Duquesne University SBDC provides resources to small businesses to help them start, grow, and prosper. Our consultants and partners share their knowledge and expertise on various topics such as starting a business, marketing, technology commercialization, buying a business, and financing.
If you have an innovative idea that may have commercial value, a good first step can be to file a provisional patent application. But what is and isn't a provisional patent application, and what are the benefits? Read more
Entrepreneurs are experts at what they do but, not necessarily experts on starting a business. Read our ultimate guide to take a big step towards opening your doors! Read more
As a small business owner, the impact of implementing or strengthening an employee wellness program can produce benefits far wider than most realize at first. Read more
Marvin S. Yu comes to the SBDC as a Business Consultant within the Technology Commercialization Center of Excellence (TC COE) brought to the SBDC through funding from the CARES Act of 2020. Read more
During this hectic and stressful time, COVID-19 safety & health guidelines seem to change overnight. Here are 7 things small businesses should know. Read more