Chatham University

Upcoming Events

  • Oct
    09

    Concept to Launch

    06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
    $95
    Chatham Eastside, 6585 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206

    "Concept to Launch" is a 6-week entrepreneurial training program for women in the early stages of starting a business.

    Dates: Six Wednesday evenings from 6-8pm starting on October 9th and ending on November 20th, (No class on October 23rd).

    Classes focus on:
    - Developing the business concept
    - Identifying target customers and markets
    - Marketing strategies
    - Foundational operations of your business
    - Basic financials
    - Legal business entities
    - Developing and delivering your “pitch”

    To view the syllabus for the Concept to Lau … more info

  • Oct
    21

    Thinking Bigger: How to Take a Business Global in 5 Years – The Success Story of Snapology, a Pittsburgh S.T.E.A.M. Education Franchise Company

    05:30 PM - 08:00 PM
    $10 General Admission.
    Free to Chatham Students, Faculty & Staff.
    Free to CWE Members

    Chatham Eastside, 6585 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206

    The story of how two sisters Lisa and Laura Coe from Pittsburgh created Snapology, and have grown the business to over 100 locations across the globe in less than a decade…all it took was a good idea and a ton of perseverance! Before Lisa and Laura Coe became business partners, they were sisters and best friends. Eventually, they wanted to create a business that could involve their children. More importantly, they wanted that business to be educational. Their “A-ha!” moment came after observing the love their children had for creative play using buildin … more info

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  • Nov
    18

    Workshop: Engage with Prospects & Close More Sales

    10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Free, Registration Required. Seating is limited
    Paramount Co-Op Suite 180, 233 Merchant St, Ambridge, PA 15003

    Take a positive step to growing your business. This interactive workshop is for entrepreneurs who are searching for solutions to the business obstacles they face when trying to sell and grow a business. The topics covered will focus on why selling can be so uncomfortable and how to create a more comfortable, no-pressure way to engage with the people that can use your products or services. Presenter: Steve Kelly, President of ExSELLyst, part of the Sandler Training network, will provide you with critical business insights and new approaches to h … more info

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Veterans and active duty service members attend all paid programs and events offered by CWBC for free: contact womenbusinesscenter@chatham.edu for a promo code. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact womenbusinesscenter@chatham.edu.