VOL. 112 | NO. 185 | Monday, October 12, 1998
The Society for Human Resource Management and the American Society for Training and Development will meet jointly at 11:30 a.m. at the Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Drive. The speaker will be Judy Bell, vice president of Memphis Area Teachers Credit Union, whose topic will be "Making Work More Meaningful." The cost is $25 for non-members. For reservations, call Eloise McGee at 375-5540.
Buckeye Toastmasters will meet at 7:15 p.m. in Germantown United Methodist Churchs activities building, 2331 S. Germantown Road. For more information, call Gloria Morrow at 753-8604.
The American Society for Quality and the Greater Memphis Association for Quality will sponsor a symposium, titled "Focusing on Results for Performance Improvement," from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at State Technical Institute. Registration is $85 for members and $100 for non-members. For more information, call 383-4611.
The Institute of Management Accountants will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the Ridgeway Inn. The speaker will be Barbara C. King of the Exchange Club Family Center. Her topic will be the correlation between child abuse and domestic violence. The cost is $20. For reservations, call Ed Bosch at 454-3130.
The American Marketing Association will meet from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Ridgeway Inn. The speaker will be Hal Fogelman, president of Research Dynamics, whose topic will be conducting market research through in-house surveys and working with an outside marketing research company. For more information, call Anne Mathis at 873-8505.
The International Association of Business Communicators will meet at 11:30 a.m. at Christ United Methodist Church, 4488 Poplar Ave. The speaker will be Shelby County Mayor Jim Rout. For reservations, call 922-6663.
The Institute of Management Accountants will meet from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Rhodes College. The speakers will be Dan Walker of Thompson Dunavant PLC and Bob Morris of Baker, Donaldson, Bearman and Caldwell. Their topic will be the fundamentals of international business from legal and tax perspectives. The cost is $5 for members and $30 for non-members. For reservations, call Ed Bosch at 454-3130.
Women in Construction will meet from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Andertons restaurant, 1901 Madison Ave. Dinner is $15. For reservations, call Margaret Valentine at 368-3753.
The American Business Womens Association, Cotton Belles chapter, will meet at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. The speaker is Michael Fortner, executive director of Theatre Memphis. The cost is $18.50. For more information, call Judy Linneman at 763-6307 or Kathy Byer at 763-6299.
The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor its Expo 98 through Oct. 22 at the Memphis Cook Convention Center. For more information, call 543-3527.
The Service Corps of Retired Executives will sponsor a seminar on starting and managing a small business from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Hilton-East. Speakers include Dr. Ben Doddridge of the Horizon Group, attorney Buddy Bernstein, certified public accountant Mickey Ison, Wayne Rodgers of BankTennessee and certified insurance counselor Tommy Thomas. The cost is $55. For more information, call 544-3588.
The Greater Memphis Association for Quality will sponsor a workshop from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Sedgwick of Tennessee Inc., 1000 Ridgeway Loop Road. The seminar will introduce a method of self-assessment using the Malcolm Baldrige criteria for performance excellence. The cost is $100. For more information, call 383-4611.
The American Association of Retired Persons will offer its Consumer University from 8 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. at Christ United Methodist Church, 4488 Poplar Ave. The program helps consumers learn to protect themselves from fraud and other crimes. The speakers include Tennessee attorney general John Knox Walkup and U.S. attorney Veronica Coleman. The cost is $2. For more information, call Gwen Fitzpatrick at 756-5369.