Chatham University

Upcoming Events

  • Oct

    Applications Open: Global Ignition Exporting Program

    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    Entrepreneurship Hub Training Room, 6585 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206

    Ready to export? Global Ignition is a five-part monthly series starting on November 1st 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.

  • Oct

    Think Beyond the Bank - Alternative Funding for Your Small Business Workshop

    5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Free, registration required
    East End Cooperative Ministry - 6140 Station Street Pittsburgh, PA 15206

    Hosted by Chatham’s Women’s Business Center and Kiva Pittsburgh

    Hear from popular local funding options and meet some
    programs new to town. Networking and opportunity for
    questions will occur before and after the presentations. Light refreshments will be served.

    Featuring representatives from the following organizations presenting at the workshop:
    Chatham’s Women’s Business Center, Kiva Pittsburgh, Urban Redevelopment Authority, The Progress Fund, Bridgeway … more info


  • Oct

    Google Livestream - Webinar

    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Free, registration required

    We are excited to team up with Google, Constant Contact, LinkedIn and Vistaprint for part two of the July 25th live-stream webinar to teach businesses how to standout online, build customer relationships and get ready for a successful holiday season. Register now and receive the link to the live-stream in your inbox on October 17th to enjoy the second part of this series!


  • Oct

    Get Some Contracting Face Time: SBA Pittsburgh District Office

    10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    411 Seventh Avenue, Suite 1450, Pittsburgh PA 15219

    If you’re interested in SBA’s 8(a), HUBZone &Women-Owned certification programs, you’ll want to join the SBA on the third Wednesday of each month at the SBA Pittsburgh District Office for a FREE hands-on workshop with their team of specialists. They’ll review the requirements and application process in this monthly, face-to-face session.


  • Oct

    Creating a Strong Foundation for Your Business: Human Resource and Legal Fundamentals

    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Free, registration required
    SPACES Bakery Square, 6425 Living Place, Suite 200 Pittsburgh, PA 15206

    Are you ready to grow your business to job creator? This session will cover the basic HR and Legal information every business owner should know when growing their business. This workshop will:
    - Address the HR and legal challenges faced by countless small businesses
    - Obtain tips to protect your business through thoughtful HR and workplace policies
    - Discuss ways to identify and address common legal pitfalls
    - Identify policies, procedures and resources to comply with ever-c … more info


  • Nov

    Learn. Grow. Connect. A Conference for Women in Business

    8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    $30 Early Bird registration before October 15; $40 regular price; free for members of the Center
    Chatham University Eden Hall Campus, 6035 Ridge Rd, Gibsonia, PA 15044


    8:30AM Registration & Continental Breakfast

    9:00AM Welcome

    9:00-10:15AM Morning Session 1 (Parallel Sessions)
    Session A: Client Relationship Manager (CRM), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), and Point of Sale (POS) Software. This session will cover the differences between these systems and why they are important, how to select the right system and software for your business, and how to prepare for implementation.

    Sessi … more info


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