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Actual Program Time

Global Growth








Starting a Business




First Step to Small Business Success

 Oct. 12 


9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

First Step to Small Business Success

 Nov. 9


9:30 - 11:30 a.m.





Fall Quickbooks Series*




QuickBooks Basic & lunch

Oct. 4


9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

QuickBooks Advanced & lunch

Oct. 18


9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.





Human Resources








International Trade








Fay-Penn Economic Development Council Co-sponsored Program **




First Step to Business Seminar

Oct. 14


10 a.m. - noon

North Huntingdon Small Business Development Series

Understanding Financial Statements Nov. 9 Wed. 4 - 7 p.m.

* Conducted by Dennis Piper and Associates - 

** 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