Chatham University

Upcoming Events

  • Feb

    Concept to Launch

    06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
    "Concept to Launch" is a 6-week entrepreneurial training program for women in the early stages of starting a business.

    Dates: Six Tuesday evenings from 6-8pm starting on February 4th and ending on March 10th.

    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 Launch program: Click Here.
    A limited number of partial, need-based scholarships are available through a generous partnership with Bridgeway Capital and HRT Solutions. To apply for the scholarship, Click Here!

    To register for Concept to Launch, CLICK HERE!

  • Mar

    Workshop: AAUW Work Smart in Pennsylvania

    05:30 PM - 08:00 PM
    AAUW Work Smart is a FREE two-hour salary negotiation workshop designed to give women the skills and confidence to advocate for themselves in the workplace.
    Participants learn how to research competitive salaries, articulate their skills, qualifications, and experience, and ask for—and get—the pay they deserve.

    AAUW has been working to advance gender equity for women and girls through research, education, and advocacy since 1881. For more than 130 years, AAUW members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day facing women and girls — educational, social, economic, and political. Members of AAUW Pennsylvania, in partnership with the national AAUW team, are working to close the gender pay gap in PA.

    To register for the Workshop, CLICK HERE!

  • Mar

    Livestream: Spring into action with Google’s business insights tools

    12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
    Learn how to use Google Analytics to gain insights into how consumers engage with businesses online. We’ll discuss best practices to analyze customer trends and turn these insights into actionable decisions, and we’ll explore Market Finder, Google’s free tool that helps identify potential markets and customers for businesses.

    To register for the Livestream, CLICK HERE!

  • Mar

    Women Business Leaders Breakfast Series

    07:30 AM - 09:00 AM
    Since 2004 Aradhna Oliphant, President, and CEO of Leadership Pittsburgh (LPI), has led the foremost multi-disciplinary leadership, enrichment and networking organization in Southwestern Pennsylvania dedicated to developing a robust pipeline of diverse civic leaders to serve the region. LPI is committed to helping the broader Pittsburgh region embrace creativity in its thinking and build bridges of understanding across segments. Come hear her speak about leadership, regional issues and running a successful organization.

  • Mar

    Breaking Down the Business Plan

    06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
    This 6-week program will help you develop a comprehensive business plan for your business. You will work through all the major components of writing a plan and emerge with the first draft in hand. The program will utilize the specialized software program LivePlan and will include a 3-month license for the software.
    Dates: Six Wednesday evenings from 6-8pm starting on March 18 and ending on April 29, (No class on April 22).

    To register for the program, CLICK HERE!

  • Mar

    Workshop: Building a S.O.L.I.D. Brand - Exploring the Basics of Your Brand

    05:30 PM - 08:00 PM
    What’s a brand and do I need one?
    How is my brand different from my marketing?
    Do you feel like you have a business but not a brand?
    Is your business strong, but your strategy nonexistent?
    Are you sure your brand is heading in the right direction?
    If you’ve asked yourself these questions, this is the training session for you! If you want to make a lasting impression in the world where it's increasingly harder to be noticed and land your ideal client then it's time to start from the ground up - a solid foundation leads to a clear visual direction, which propels your business into a powerhouse BRAND.

    5:30 - 6 PM Networking & Registration
    6 - 7:30 PM Presentation
    7:30 - 8 PM Q & A

    To register for the workshop, CLICK HERE!

  • May

    Livestream: Stand out to customers online with Google’s marketing essentials

    12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
    We are excited to team up with Google to host this Livestream during National Small Business Week. The Livestream on May 6th at 12 pm EST will Celebrate National Small Business Week by helping businesses in your local communities learn about SEO best practices, how to set up a free YouTube business channel, and getting found online with Google My Business.

    To register for the Livestream, CLICK HERE!