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Phone: 412.396.6050
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    Dec. Business Events Hosted by Duquesne University

    Tuesday, Dec. 3

    Export Basics

    This course is designed for manufacturers and technology companies seeking to initiate export programs, individuals within exporting companies who require orientation to exporting and service firms seeking to improve their understanding of globalization. Topics include: recognizing and identifying export opportunities, shipping and payment, and cultural issues, among others. Sponsored by Duquesne University's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.

    9 a.m. to noon, Room 108, Rockwell Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

    Cost: $49.

    Call 412.396.1633 or visit www.duq.edu/sbdc to register and for more information.               

    The First Step: Business Startup Essentials (Butler County)

    Designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, financing options, major components of the business plan, taxation requirements and more. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.

    10 a.m. to noon, Butler County Chamber of Commerce, 101 E. Diamond St., Morgan Center, Lower Level, Suite 116, Butler.

    Call 724.283.2222 to register and for more information.

     

    Thursday, Dec. 5

    The First Step: Business Startup Essentials (Beaver County)

    Designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, financing options, major components of the business plan, taxation requirements and more. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.

    9:30 a.m. to noon, Beaver County Chamber of Commerce, 798 Turnpike St., Suite 116, Beaver.

    Cost: Free.

    Call 724.775.3944 to register and for more information.

     

    Monday, Dec. 9

    The First Step: Business Startup Essentials (Pittsburgh)

    Designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, financing options, major components of the business plan and more. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.

    1:30 to 4:30 p.m., Room 505, Rockwell Hall, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.

    Cost: Free.

    Call 412.396.1633 or visit www.duq.edu/sbdc to register and for more information.

     

    Tuesday, Dec. 10

    Valuing Differences, Celebrating Diversity: To Invoke Excellence in Leadership

    A part of the Leadership Breakfast Series, this session will explore the theoretical underpinnings of diversity and inclusion. The interactive, experiential format will allow participants to celebrate their similarities and differences, recognize misinformation learned about various groups and discuss the impact of this misinformation on developing authentic relationships. Co-presenters for the session are Holly McCoy, assistant vice president at Diversity and Equal Opportunity, and Jessamine M. Montero Michaels, senior officer for diversity and inclusion and special assistant to the president at Slippery Rock University. Sponsored by Duquesne University's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.

    7:30 a.m. breakfast, 8 to 10 a.m. session, Power Center Ballroom West, Forbes Ave. at Chatham Sq., Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

    Cost: $45, which includes parking, continental breakfast and handout materials.

    For more information and registration visit www.duq.edu/leadershipseries or call 412.396.5600.

      

    Thursday, Dec. 12

    First Step: Business Startup Essentials (Lawrence County)

    Designed for new business startups and entrepreneurs, attendees will learn about business structure and formation, insurance, government procurement, financing options, major components of the business plan and more. Sponsored by the Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.

    10 a.m. to noon, Lawrence County Economic Development Corporation, 100 E. Reynolds Street, Suite 100, New Castle.

    Cost: Free.

    Call 724.658.1488 to register and for more information.

     

    Saturday, Dec. 14

    Paralegal Institute Information Session

    Attendees at this information session will learn general information about Duquesne University's Paralegal Institute. A program overview and video presentation will be followed by a tour of the facilities. Sponsored by Duquesne University's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.

    9 to 11:30 a.m., Room 810, Libermann Hall, 600 Fifth Ave., Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

    For more information and registration please visit http://duq.edu/paralegal-studies-infosession or call 412.397.1643.

     

    Tuesday, Dec. 17

    Adult Student Information Webinar: Undergraduate Programs

    Participants will learn more about Duquesne University's undergraduate programs. The program manager will provide comprehensive information and answer questions. Sponsored by Duquesne University's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.

    12 to 12:30 p.m. EDT. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.

    Cost: Free.

    Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/leadership/informationsessions for more information and registration.

     

    Thursday, Dec. 19

    Adult Student Information Webinar: Graduate Programs

    Participants will learn more about Duquesne University's graduate programs. The program manager will provide comprehensive information and answer questions. Sponsored by Duquesne University's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.

    12 to 12:30 p.m. EDT. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.

    Cost: Free.

    Call 412.396.5600 or visit www.duq.edu/leadership/informationsessions for more information and registration.

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