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Month Day Weekday 2018
Seminars & Conferences
Saint Vincent College SBDC
Fee Program
Feb. 14 Wednesday First Step to Business Success  20 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
March 14 Wednesday First Step to Business Success $ 20 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
April 11 Wednesday First Step to Business Success $ 20 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
May 9 Wednesday First Step to Business Success $ 20 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
June 13 Wednesday First Step to Business Success $ 20 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
July 11 Wednesday First Step to Business Success $ 20 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Aug. 8 Wednesday First Step to Business Success $ 20 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 12 Wednesday First Step to Business Success $ 20 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Oct. 10 Wednesday First Step to Business Success $ 20 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Nov. 14 Wednesday First Step to Business Success $ 20 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Dec. 12 Wednesday First Step to Business Success $ 20 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Specialized Topics
March 15 Thursday Understanding Financial Statements $ 45 9 a.m.– Noon
April 11 Wednesday What’s Trending Now:  Labor and Employment News and the Changes Your Business Needs to Make in 2018 $ 45 9 a.m. – Noon
April 12 Thursday Secure Credit Card Solutions for Small Business $ 45 9 a.m. – Noon
April 26 Thursday QuickBooks Basic $ 95 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
May 3 Thursday QuickBooks Advanced $ 95 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
June 7 Thursday QuickBooks On-Line $ 45 9 a.m.– Noon
International Trade 
May 15 Tuesday U.S. Global Growth Conference $ 195 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Aug. 10 Friday Export Transactions Made Simple $ 60 12:30 – 4:30 p.m.
FAY PENN - 2018 Small Business Technical Assistance Seminars
March 14 Wednesday Google Works TBD TBD
April 13 Friday Understanding Financial Statements $ 45 9 a.m. - Noon
April 27 Friday First Step to Small Business Success (Masontown Incubator) $ 20 10 a.m. - Noon
June 15 Friday First Step to Business Success $ 20 10 a.m. - Noon
Sept. 14 Friday Secure Credit Card Solutions for Small Business $ 45 9 a.m. – Noon
Sept. 28 Friday QuickBooks Basic $ 95 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Oct. 12 Friday Navigating Employment Law: What Small Businesses Need to Know $ 45 9 a.m. - Noon

* Conducted by Dennis Piper and Associates - http://www.dennispiperassociates.com 

** Through funding from the USDA Rural Microenterprise Assistance Program. The programs will be held at Fay Penn Economic Development Council, 1040 Eberly Way, Lemont Furnace, PA 15456

Grow Your Business

Whether you need help identifying local markets for your business, or developing a business plan and want a second opinion, or have small business issues you want to clarify, our SBDC consultants are ready to help you grow your business.

The SBDC's one-on-one management consulting emphasizes education and guidance in finding practical solutions to business problems. Consulting is confidential and provided at no fee by a staff of skilled professionals.

We can offer guidance on the following:

  • Start-Up Procedures
  • Business Planning
  • Financial Analysis
  • Capital Acquisition Assistance