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Spark and Hustle Pittsburgh
AUG. 9—Tory Johnson will host Spark and Hustle Pittsburgh from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Greentree DoubleTree by Hilton Pittsburgh, 101 DoubleTree Dr., Greentree. This is a jam-packed, high-energy day enabling one to experience big breakthroughs in their business and themselves. Learn fresh ways to build and boost one’s bottom line and meet prospective clients, customers and collaborators. Registration is required. For more information, call Tori Molnar at 1-800-659-8867 or email tori@@myutoria.com.
Data security and disaster preparedness
AUG. 9—SMC Business Councils will host “Let’s Talk Shop-Data Security and Disaster Preparedness: Protecting your IT infrastructure from Loss or Destruction” from 12-1 p.m. at 1382 Beulah Rd., Building 801, Penn Hills. Jack McBride and Rob McCafferty will discuss solutions available to increase data security and maintain service, consistency and recoverability and one’s IT infrastructure. Registration is required by Aug. 7. For more information, call Kim Flowers at 412-342-1608 or visit www.smc.org.
Small business workshop
AUG. 11—Chatham University’s Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship and SCORE Pittsburgh will host a Small Business Basics Workshop from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at Chatham University’s Mellon Board Room, Woodland Rd., Shadyside. This is a workshop designed for women who are interested in starting their own business or expanding their current one. Experts will discuss planning, bookkeeping, marketing and legal issues pertaining to small businesses. Registration is required. For more information, call 412-365-1253 or visit www.chatham.edu/cwe.
Personal effectiveness webinar
AUG. 15—Duquesne University’s School of Leadership and Professional Advancement will host the “Personal Effectiveness Webinar: Creating High Impact Presentations” from 12-1 p.m. The webinar will show how to create impactful presentations to both formal and informal gatherings, and how to present ideas with conviction, control and poise. Registration is required, it is free and login information will be sent to registrants. For more information, call 412-396-5600 or visit www.duq.edu/leadership.
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