VOL. 110 | NO. 150 | Monday, August 5, 1996
The Memphis Job Service Employer Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, 6101 Shelby Oaks Drive. The speaker will be Maeola Killebrew, administrative director of the office of job training at State Technical Institute, who will discuss the Families First program. For reservations, call Helen Cooley at 423-5860 by today.
Professional Secretaries International and State Technical Institute are offering review courses at 6:30 p.m. at State Tech in preparation for the Certified Professional Secretary examination. For more information, call Gloria Phillips at 744-6504.
The Institute of Management Accountants will sponsor a pizza night at Rhodes College from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The speaker will be Rick Kring, president of the Institute of Internal Auditors. He will discuss the fundamentals of information system audits. The meeting offers three hours of continuing education credit. The cost is $20 for IMA nonmembers. For further information, call Brad Hamilton at 683-5353.
Memphis Legal Secretaries Association will meet at 6:15 p.m. at Shoneys in the Eastgate Shopping Center. The speaker will be Dr. Philip E. Murphy. For more information, call Cathy Neaves at 522-9000 or call 541-5757.
The American Legion Germantown Post 250 will meet at 7 p.m. at the Pickering Complex on Poplar Pike. Speakers will the Republican and Democrat contenders in the Seventh Congressional District.
Dutch Treat Luncheon will meet at 12:30 p.m. at Wilson World Hotel, 2715 Cherry Road. The speakers will be the winning candidates in the Aug. 1 primary.
The Mid-South Quality-Productivity Center will sponsor a series of four workshops at State Technical Institute titled "Developing and Managing Effective Relationships at Work." The topics include developing an effective communication style (Aug. 12), giving and receiving effective feedback (Aug. 13), decision making and problem solving (Aug. 15) and managing conflicts and differences (Aug. 16). The presenter will be Dr. Joann Keyton, a consulting associate and University of Memphis associate professor of communication. Each workshop will be offered twice a day from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. or from noon to 2:30 p.m.. The cost is $49 per workshop or $175 for four. To register, call Scott Clugston at 575-3528.
The Lower Mississippi Valley Natural Resources Partnership will present a conference titled "The Delta: Connecting Points of View for Sustainable Natural Resources" at the Cook Convention Center through Aug. 16. For information, call Pete Heard at (601) 965-5157 or Robert E. Stewart at (318) 266-8662.
The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation and the University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services will offer a workshop providing an overview of state environmental regulations from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Ramada Inn Downtown. The cost is $100. For more information, call (615) 532-8657.
The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a breakfast meeting at 7:15 a.m. at the Memphis Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The speaker will be Larry Papasan of Smith & Nephew Orthopaedics who will address the significance of the health care industry in Memphis. The cost is $15. For reservations, call Catherine Jones at 575-3518.
The United Way of the Mid South will present a workshop titled "Fearless and Flawless Public Speaking" from 9 a.m. to noon at its offices at 1407 Union Ave. The speaker will be Lydia Abell, special projects coordinator for the department of research, standards and accountability with Memphis City Schools. For information, call 272-5028.
The MidSouth Workers Compensation Association will meet at 11:30 a.m. at the Racquet Club. The speaker will be Mac Allen of National Safety Alliance who will discuss substance abuse testing programs. The cost is $15 for members and $20 for nonmembers. Reservations should be faxed to Carol Robertson at 541-9215 by Aug. 15. For more information, call Robertson at 541-9221.
The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce will present a U.S. Chamber of Commerce breakfast at 7:15 a.m. at the Memphis Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The speaker will be Edwin Lupberger, president of the Entergy Corp. and chairman of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The cost is $15. For reservations, call Catherine Jones at 575-3518.