Items tagged "business"

Effective Marketing Communications Presented by SCORE

The more you understand about how marketing and advertising really work, the more you can make them work for your business. In this workshop an award-winning advertising professional shows you how. Bruce Goldman is the creative director for Bright Orange Advertising. As a copywriter and creative director in New York, Miami, Richmond, and Pittsburgh, Bruce […]

QuickBooks Financials presented by SCORE

Starting to work with QuickBooks Online for your business doesn’t have to be intimidating. The goal of this workshop is to familiarize interested business owners with the software by providing step-by-step instructions, from creating a business file to closing out prior period financial data. Bank reconciliations, accounts receivable/payable maintenance, invoicing, and bill paying will also […]

Effective Marketing Communications presented by SCORE

Small businesses face varying HR challenges in today’s tight labor market. This workshop will address these issues and: How do you find qualified applicants? Minimize staff turnover? Address new hires that don’t live up to expectations? What compensation and benefits to offer?    Speaker:  Bruce Goldman creative director Bright Orange Advertising. As a copywriter and […]

Urban Redevelopment Authority Micro-Enterprise Loan Program

Learn more about the Micro-Enterprise Loan Program, part of the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh’s (URA) strategy to promote opportunities for groups who have not had ready access to business financing in the City of Pittsburgh, including minority and women-owned businesses. The program is part of the URA’s strategy to create new jobs, encourage new […]

Business Networking Series, Part 3: Direct Sales with emphasis on marketing

Social Media is just talking to people. Do you think they know you’re having a sale? Launching a new product? I can guarantee most of them don’t. Their attention is spread too thin. We need to re-learn how to talk to our customers, what works and what doesn’t work — because growing our business is […]

Building a Brand: 321Blink’s Approach to Integrated Marketing

Tim McLaughlin, COO/CEO of marketing agency 321Blink, will be speaking on the topic of marketing for small businesses and entrepreneurs. Whether you dream of starting your own business or want to take your skills to the next level, Tim will share advice and best practices for getting your brand recognized through short term, timely campaigns […]