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.
Your business plan should serve as a blueprint or a roadmap for your business. Follow our guide and start creating your business plan today. Read more
Our clients ask whether or not to obtain an employer identification number (EIN). This is a unique 9 digit number issued by the IRS that you will use when filing taxes for your business. Read more
Duquesne University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) congratulates the small business community as they embark on another year of success and recognition. Read more
Marla Breitbarth is a 2-time graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, where she earned her Bachelor's degree and Master's degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. She is a Registered Dietitian. Read more