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

9
Jan

The First Step of Starting a Business

The First Step of Starting a Business

When: January 9, 2018, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: State College, PA
Cost: $20.00

Have you always had a dream to start your own business but didn’t know where to start? This workshop will help.

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6
Feb

The First Step of Starting a Business

The First Step of Starting a Business

When: February 6, 2018, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: State College, PA
Cost: $20.00

Have you always had a dream to start your own business but didn’t know where to start? This workshop will help.

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6
Mar

The First Step of Starting a Business

The First Step of Starting a Business

When: March 6, 2018, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: State College, PA
Cost: $20.00

Have you always had a dream to start your own business but didn’t know where to start? This workshop will help.

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13
Mar

Unemployment Compensation - All 3 Sessions

When: March 13, 2018 - March 27, 2018, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: State College, PA
Cost: $49.00

Understanding unemployment compensation and the application of its laws can be tricky. This seminar series brings the expertise right to you with a representative from the Office of Unemployment Compensation Benefits.

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13
Mar

Unemployment Compensation - Session 1: Unemployment Compensation 101 and SIDES

When: March 13, 2018, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: State College, PA
Cost: $20.00

Understanding unemployment compensation and the application of its laws can be tricky. This seminar series brings the expertise right to you with a representative from the Office of Unemployment Compensation Benefits.

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20
Mar

Unemployment Compensation - Session 2: Separation Issues and Refusing Suitable Work

When: March 20, 2018, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: State College, PA
Cost: $20.00

Understanding unemployment compensation and the application of its laws can be tricky. This seminar series brings the expertise right to you with a representative from the Office of Unemployment Compensation Benefits.

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27
Mar

Unemployment Compensation - Session 3: Relief from Charges and UC Overpayments

When: March 27, 2018, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: State College, PA
Cost: $20.00

Understanding unemployment compensation and the application of its laws can be tricky. This seminar series brings the expertise right to you with a representative from the Office of Unemployment Compensation Benefits.

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3
Apr

The First Step of Starting a Business

The First Step of Starting a Business

When: April 3, 2018, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: State College, PA
Cost: $20.00

Have you always had a dream to start your own business but didn’t know where to start? This workshop will help.

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2018 Sponsors

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2017 Sponsors

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Become a 2018-19 sponsor. Contact Laurie Linton for more details at 814-863-4293 or LaurieLinton@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.