Chatham University

Upcoming Events

  • Jan

    Build Your Business Workshop

    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Fee $10, Registration Required. (Veterans and active service members attend for free: email for a promotional code)
    Chatham University Shadyside Campus, Mellon Board Room, Mellon Building

    Chatham’s Women Business Center in partnership with SCORE Pittsburgh will presents a Build Your Business Workshop to women interested in starting or expanding their business. Business experts and seasoned entrepreneurs will discuss the following topics: business planning, marketing and sales, financing, legal issues and business lessons learned. A continental breakfast will be provided.

  • Feb

    Employee vs. Independent Contractor Workshop

    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    No cost, registration is required
    Chatham Eastside, 6585 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206

    As a small business owner knowing the difference between a w9 employee vs a 1099 contractor is very important. It's a mistake that could cost you thousands and/or result in IRS penalties.
    In this session you will learn how to determine if you need an independent contractor or withhold taxes from their compensation as an employee?
    The learning objectives include:
    - Discuss the differences between an independent contractor (IC) vs. an employee
    - Learn how the IRS rules affect … more info


  • Feb

    Concept to Launch

    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Chatham Eastside, Entrepreneurship Hub, 6585 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206

    Bonus: all participants who sign up for this program prior to Friday, January 12th will receive free admission to our Build Your Business Workshop on January 13th. "Concept to Launch" is a 6-week entrepreneurial training program for women in the early stages of starting a business.

    Dates: Six Monday evenings from 6-8pm on Feb 19, 26, and March 5, 12, 19, and 26th.

    Classes focus on:
    - Developing … more info

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