Seminars

SBDC courses, seminars, and conferences provide up-to-date, practical information on a wide variety of business topics and are designed to educate entrepreneurs about new and innovative management procedures. The programs teach basic business skills as well as more advanced and specific business management. These low-cost workshops feature experts and leaders from industry, government, higher education, and professional associations.

Seminar Calendar

12
Feb

The First Step to Small Business Success

The First Step to Small Business Success

When: February 12, 2019, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Where: State College, PA
Cost: $0.00

Sponsored by Merrill Lynch Wealth Management and SCORE Have you always had the dream to start your own business but didn’t know where to begin? This free workshop will help aspiring entrepreneurs begin the process of owning a successful business, including evaluating business ideas, developing a business plan, and exploring financing options. Learn from a […]

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12
Mar

The First Step to Small Business Success

The First Step to Small Business Success

When: March 12, 2019, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: University Park, PA
Cost: $0.00

Sponsored by SPE Federal Credit Union and SCORE Have you always had the dream to start your own business but didn’t know where to begin? This free workshop will help aspiring entrepreneurs begin the process of owning a successful business, including evaluating business ideas, developing a business plan, and exploring financing options. Learn from a […]

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28
Mar

Doing Business with Penn State

When: March 28, 2019, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: Bellefonte, PA
Cost: $0.00

Would you like to learn more about: how Penn State purchases products and services how to find business opportunities with Penn State Penn State’s Office of the Physical Plant prequalifiction process what is the Penn State Purchasing Card the Office of the Physical Plant Diverse Business Enterprise Program how to find construction opportunities with Penn […]

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2019 sponsors

SPE Federal Credit Union LogoScore logoMerrill Lynch

 

 

Become a 2019-20 sponsor. Contact the Penn State SBDC at 814-863-4293 or sbdc@psu.edu.

Online Learning – Pennsylvania SBDC

If you are interested in learning more about business ownership and if it’s right for you — at your own pace, on your own time — then this webinar series by the Pennsylvania SBDC is made just for you:  First Step: Starting a Business.

There are more than 75 other online training programs that you may find valuable from a variety of other organizations — like the Small Business Administration, IRS, Intuit, and others. Topics to explore range from buying a business to strategic planning to take your high-tech product to market. Click here to view the training available.