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Upcoming Events

  • Dec
    01

    Applications Open: Global Ignition Exporting Program

    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    Chatham University Women's Business Center
    Ready to export? Global Ignition is a five-part monthly series starting in February 2019 designed to help your company strategically approach international market development. Offered by U.S. Commercial Service - Pittsburgh in partnership with Chatham's Women's Business Center.


    APPLY ONLINE TODAY. Applications are reviewed on a first-come, first serve basis.
  • Jan
    11

    Effective Advertising for your Business: A Women Business Leaders Breakfast Series

    07:30 AM - 09:00 AM
    Looking to expand your customer base? Currently advertising but interested in knowing how to evaluate your efforts or better reach your target market? Hear from a panel of experts in newspaper, magazine, radio, and cable about their demographics and their efforts to reach consumers with effective advertisements to understand how to best leverage their networks for your business.
  • Jan
    16

    Should I be a B-Corp? Choosing the Right Entity for Your Business with a Mission

    11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

    Chatham University Women's Business Center
    Lots of businesses nowadays aren't just focused on profit. Social and environmental impacts are becoming just as important as impact on your bottom line. But choosing the right entity for a business with a mission can be difficult to navigate. In this webinar we'll discuss the difference between non-profits and social enterprises, as well as what it means to be a B-Corp.

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  • Jan
    23

    The State of Small Business Lending - Funding Options to Grow Your Business

    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    Chatham University Women's Business Center
    In this session, Honeycomb Credit co-founder and 6th generation community banker, George Cook will provide a short overview of the state of small business lending. He will discuss trends in traditional bank lending and offer an analysis of the increasingly complicated network of alternative lenders while highlighting the pros and cons of various funding options.
  • Jan
    26

    Build Your Business Workshop

    08:30 AM - 12:00 PM

    Chatham University Women's Business Center
    Chatham’s Women Business Center in partnership with SCORE Pittsburgh and Enterprise Bank 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
    04

    Webinar: Bookkeeping Software and Apps - Pros and Cons

    12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

    Chatham University Women's Business Center
    This webinar will cover the accounting software available (including a list of accounting software and a comparison of features and cost), what questions to ask when choosing software (and the answers you want to hear), what makes a good solution (including software and personality, new adoption, migration, and hybrid), application stack/software stack (including what other software solutions are being used, integration with current software, user roles, and communication), and common mistakes to avoid (including the most common mistakes and why they are made, how to choose for the right reason, and when to hire a professional), presented by Jonnet Solomon.
  • Feb
    06

    Webinar: Launch Your Product on Amazon

    12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

    Chatham University Women's Business Center
    This webinar will give you the information you need to understand the process of launching your product on Amazon, including why you should consider Amazon, how to launch the right product with Amazon in mind, how to set the right price, preparing e-commerce friendly packaging, how to decide which platform on Amazon is right for you, an account setup checklist, and best practices for writing product titles, descriptions, and bullet points! Presented by Diane Danforth of Americat Company
  • Feb
    08

    Celebrating Remarkable Women Entrepreneurs During Black History Month: A Women Business Leaders Breakfast Series

    07:30 AM - 09:00 AM
    Come and honor the work of women entrepreneurs in our community. A panel of African-American women business owners will share their successes, their stories, their big wins, and what they would do differently.

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