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In-Person Drop-in Hours for Monroe County Business Owners and Entrepreneurs

701 Main St Stroudsburg, PA

This in-person opportunity is for business owners and entrepreneurs located in Monroe County, PA.Join us on Monday, 6/17/2024 between 10 a.m. and noon at the Pocono Mountain Economic Development Corporation offices located at 701 Main Street, Suite 407, Stroudsburg, PA 18360 to talk about your ideas and small business needs. Startup and existing business owners are […]


Dreaming of Opening Your Own Business?

Charleroi Library 638 Fallowfield Ave, Charleroi, PA

SBA WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA DISTRICT OFFICE                                                                            Dreaming of Opening Your Own Business? Our Free Workshop Helps You Do It, June 17! 10 a.m. […]

Understanding Credit Scores & Reports


Take advantage of your credit before it takes advantage of you! A recent Clever Real Estate survey found that 3 in 5 Americans (61%) are in credit card debt, owing an average of $5,875. About 48% of Americans depend on credit cards to cover essential living expenses. In today’s Society Credit is used as a generic […]


The Funding Blueprint: Navigating Business Financing with Confidence


Join us for a dynamic 60-minute webinar designed to empower small business owners with the skills and knowledge to secure funding effectively.We'll introduce proven techniques to help you understand how much capital you'll need, minimize time and frustration by targeting the right type of funding, and weigh the pros and cons of different funding sources. […]


UPMC Essentials for Success: Finance & Operational Management Training

William Pitt Union - Assembly Room 3959 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA

Join us for a no-cost training session with representatives from the Pitt SBDC on ways to improve your business’s operations, from your books to your team. Topics to include:Navigating schedule/delaysBuilding a quality workforceFinancial Management (contracts, cash flow, breakeven, and protecting your business) Registration Policies: Registration and Fees: Payment of seminar fees may be made by […]


First Step: Business Essentials (Pittsburgh) (In-Person and Live-Stream)

Duquesne University Small Business Development Center 600 Forbes Ave Rockwell Hall 108, Pittsburgh, PA

This is an in-person and live-stream workshop!Are you considering starting a business but do not know where to start? Are you wondering which business structure is right for your business?Taking the initial step can be scary, but the Duquesne SBDC will help you create a strong business plan so you know the exact steps needed […]


Lender’s Brunch

63 N Fraley St Kane, PA

Join us to learn about valuable programs and resources available for business assistance and financing. Informational session designed for bankers, accountants, attorneys and economic development professionals.  Registration Policies: Registration and Fees: Payment of seminar fees may be made by check, money order or credit card. Payment must be received to guarantee your space in an event. […]


Tax Talk with Corry – Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)


Corry Riley, PennWest Clarion SBDC Business Consultant, will answer your Tax questions during this monthly Zoom session.Corry can help you...Understand your Schedule CEmployees vs Independent ContractorsWhat tax deductions and credits are available for small businessesSales tax reporting and collectionWhat records and documents to keep for filing purposesHow to handle IRS audits and inquiriesOther tax-related questions ***  Any […]


Fuel Your Growth: Leveraging Grants and Crowdfunding to Scale Your Business


Join us for an insightful 60-minute webinar tailored specifically for small business owners looking to secure funding through grants or crowdfunding.Learn the essential strategies to identify and apply for grants that align with your business goals, and discover how to build a compelling crowdfunding campaign that attracts backers eager to support your vision. With practical […]


First Step: Starting A Small Business in Pennsylvania


The First Step: How to Start and Finance Your Business This monthly webinar provides an overview on the steps to start a business along with an in-depth look at a business plan. Topics include business registrations, licenses, business structures, taxation, research tools, and what to expect in financing your business. #tribe-events div, ul li { […]


Legal Aspects of Starting a Business (In Person)

416 Market Street Lewisburg (DeWitt Bldg, 3rd Floor), Lewisburg, PA

So You Want to Start a Business?  Important Considerations for New BusinessesThis presentation will cover some of the risks and benefits to starting a new business and outline the different entity types in Pennsylvania.  It will also cover what new business owners need to do after their business is established.Attendees will learn:Types of entities to consider […]

First Steps: The Road to Entrepreneurship Lunch & Learn Chester County

CCEDC Office 737 Constitution Avenue, Exton, PA

Chester County Economic Development Council (CCEDC)Kutztown University Small Business Development Center (SBDC)cordially invite you to join us for this exciting learning and networking event!Welcome Gary Smith, CEO, CCEDCThe Road to Entrepreneurship Facilitators: Sunny Verma, SBDC,Matthew Konchel, ESQ Crafting Effective Business Plans and StrategiesPresenter: Sunny Verma, SBDC Securing Business FinancingPresenter: Chris McHenry, CCEDCFor More Information contact […]

How to Start and Operate a Small Business


If you are in the early stages of starting a small business, or if you have started up your business and realized you missed a few things - you have come to the right place.Join former attorney Frank Farmer in a discussion of the ‘nuts and bolts” issues that should be considered when starting and […]

The 4 Part Business Plan

201 E Packer Ave Bethlehem, PA

This seminar will cover the 4 parts required for a complete business plan - the funding request, business plan narrative, financial projections, and supporting documentation.Topics include: requirements for a complete business plan, presentation formats for small business lenders, how to present a funding request, the organization and structure of the business plan narrative, preparing a […]


Get Your Website Reviewed (Webinar)


This is a webinar workshop.Get Your Website Reviewed!     Having a strong online presence is a must for businesses these days. But what makes a good website? What are some things that visitors would like to see on your website?In this session, webdesign experts will look at each participants' website and help them improve their […]


Go Global: Middle East and Africa


U.S. goods and services trade with the Middle East totaled an estimated $212.0 billion in 2022. The Middle East is widely recognized for its significant role in the global energy market. However, countries in the region also foster other substantial industries, including metals, chemicals, and agriculture.  The prevailing US-Africa trade agreement is the African Growth and […]

The First Step to Success: Starting Your Business (Milton, PA)

139 S. Front Street 2nd Floor of the Milton Moose Family Center, Milton, PA

Join us for this montly in-person workshop, designed specifically for aspiring entrepreneurs from Union, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, Juniata, and Perry counties.This engaging, in-person event is your gateway to transforming ideas into successful business ventures. Part 1: Evaluating Your Business Idea  (9:30 am - 10:30 am)Have a product or service idea but unsure about taking the next step? Our workshop is […]

Emerging Social Media Trends (Webinar)


The world of social networks is changing rapidly. Yet, it’s important to know what will still benefit your business and which up-and-comers are worth your time. Come for an overview of the latest social marketing trends, as Digital Marketing Strategist Ray Sidney-Smith walks you through the trends and the latest forecasts! There’s no time like the […]


The Digital Marketing Blueprint Series: Developing a Small Business Social Media Strategy


A social media marketing strategy lays the groundwork for marketing campaigns that most effectively reach your target audience, increase brand awareness, drive sales, and cultivate lasting relationships with customers. In this 1-hour virtual training session, small business owners will learn how to develop a social media marketing strategy that helps them achieve their business goals. Penn State SBDC Marketing Consultant Elizabeth Fegert […]

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