VOL. 112 | NO. 190 | Monday, October 19, 1998
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 Anderton's 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.
Buckeye Toastmasters will meet at 7:15 p.m. at Germantown United Methodist Church, 2331 S. Germantown Road. For more information, call Gloria Morrow at 753-8604.
The Leadership Germantown Alumni Association and the Germantown Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a community forum from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Germantown Municipal Center. The topic will be "The State Education Mandate: Are You Willing to Pay?" For more information, call 755-1200.
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 Association for Women in Communications will sponsor The Big Idea Communications Seminar from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the National Civil Rights Museum, 450 Mulberry Street. Topics include media buying and planning, public relations program planning, fund-raising and special events. Registration before Tuesday is $65 for members, $75 for non-members and $35 for students. For more information, call Natalie Robinson at 722-5161.
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.
The National Association of Federal Employees, chapter 78, will meet at the Main Library, 1850 Peabody Ave. For more information, call 774-4019.
The Quality Center will sponsor a ISO 9000 documentation workshop through Nov. 13. The cost is $350 per person. For more information, call Loretta Dale or Peggy Griffith at 543-3530.
The National Association of Investors Corp. will hold its first Investors Fair from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Adams Mark Hotel, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. The featured speaker will be Kenneth S. Janke Sr., president and chief executive officer of NAIC. The cost is $30. For more information, call Susan Foster at 683-3939.