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Upcoming Events

  • Aug
    16

    Concept to Launch

    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Chatham University Women's Business Center
    “Concept to Launch” is a 6-week entrepreneurial training program for women in the early stages of starting a business, with classes focusing on:
    · developing the business concept,
    · industry and market research,
    · identifying target customers,
    · pricing and marketing strategies,
    · startup financials,
    · legal business entities and,
    · pitching your business.
    Dates: Six Wednesday evenings from 6-8pm on Aug 16, 23, and 30 and continues Sep 6, 13, and 20.
    This class has reached capacity: registration is now closed.
  • Sep
    08

    Women Business Leaders Breakfast Series

    08:00 AM - 09:30 AM
    From designing, selecting fabrics, and determining trends to learning the world of small-batch manufacturing and retail environments these accomplished entrepreneurs have sewn their way to the top. Learn about why a work force environment where employee skills, talents, and intellects are highly valued, is an art unto itself. Come and experience the impact the sewing ecosystem is having on Pittsburgh.
  • Sep
    19

    Information Session for Empowering Women in Communities Program

    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

    Chatham University Women's Business Center
    Come learn about our new “Empowering Women in Communities” program being offered this fall by Chatham's Women's Business Center in partnership with the Hill CDC and funded by the PNC Foundation.
    The Empowering Women in Communities program will be open to women who are residents of the Hill District or have a business in the Hill District. The program will consist of:
    -4-week introduction to entrepreneurship course for pre-start-ups,
    -4-week business development course for existing businesses, and
    -Financial training workshops and one-on-one financial counseling.

    All will be provided at no cost to the participants.
    Register today for this session to learn more about the program and whether or not you are eligible to apply for the program.
  • Oct
    13

    Women Business Leaders Breakfast Series

    08:00 AM - 09:30 AM
    We waste 40% of all the food we produce. On the other side of this waste are tremendous impacts on our environment and on hunger. 412 Food Rescue’s mission is to prevent perfectly viable food from entering the waste stream by rescuing surplus food and redirecting to nonprofits that serve those who are food insecure. The talk will focus on how innovation and courage to tackle one of the most difficult problems are moving the needle impacting hunger in our region.
  • Oct
    30

    Websites 101 Webinar

    11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

    Chatham University Women's Business Center
    This webinar will cover topics including how to identify your online needs (from a simple landing page to a multi-page website with e-commerce), and how to choose a website host (and what the differences are).
    Registration Coming Soon.
  • Nov
    06

    Driving Traffic to Your Website Webinar

    11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

    Chatham University Women's Business Center
    This webinar will cover topics including how to select which social media platforms you will participate in, is search engine right for you, and how to connect with customers via email (newsletter platforms and options).
    Registration Coming Soon.
  • Nov
    10

    Women Business Leaders Breakfast Series

    08:00 AM - 09:30 AM
    Clearly understanding what a brand/product is looking to achieve - brand awareness, specific sales objectives, channel opportunities, etc. is a crucial ingredient to a household name. Also, having in-depth knowledge about your target audience- keeping your end consumer in mind as well as the brands channel marketing strategy. How will this brand/product be brought to market? Channel mix marketing is so important - where are your best targets, which medium (digital (social) playing a vital role in today’s world). These are the questions this panel of executive women will explore and discuss.
  • Nov
    13

    Google Analytics Webinar

    11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

    Chatham University Women's Business Center
    This webinar will cover topics including how to install free Google Analytics to understand your website and how to improve upon your website once it's been launched. How to read Google Analytics report and what numbers to pay attention to.
    Registration Coming Soon.

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