VOL. 117 | NO. 164 | Monday, September 15, 2003
This Week in Memphis September 15-21
MBA Hosts Practice Management Seminar
The Memphis Bar Association hosts 60 Tips in 60
Minutes: How to Manage Your Practice So It Doesnt Manage You from noon to 1
p.m. in its conference room, One Commerce Square, Suite 1050. Lunch is not
provided. Cost is $40 for MBA members, $50 for non-members and $30 for
non-attorneys or those who do not need CLE credit. Call 527-3573 or visit
AppleCore of Memphis meets at 7 p.m. in the Farris
Building at Southwest Tennessee Community College, 737 Union Ave. Green apples
(new members) meet at 6:15 p.m. Visit http://memphisapplecore.com.
TN-AR-MS Professionals, a RealtyU affiliate, presents
a course on the consumer-certified real estate consultant designation from 8:30
a.m. to 5 p.m. through Thursday at the Germantown Performing Arts Centre. Cost
is $299 for both days. Call Sheila Hensley at 373-3167 or visit
The Memphis Technology Council hosts Speed Meeting
from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Glass Onion Bar & Grill, 903 S. Cooper St.
Borrowing a concept from speed dating, technology professionals can meet
one-on-one with several potential clients or partners in a short period of
time. Cost is $25, including lunch. Call Catherine Elliot at 543-3521.
The Greater Memphis Paralegal Alliance meets at 11:30
a.m. at the Wyndham Garden Hotel, 300 N. Second St. Cost is $13 for members and
$15 for non-members. Call 527-6254.
The Memphis Regional Chamber and Mid-South
Minority Business Council host an opening gala for the Business Showcase
2003 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Memphis Marriott Downtown. Trade show events
are scheduled from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday and from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday. Call 543-3500 or visit www.memphisshowcase.com.
The Service Corps of Retired Executives hosts How to
Successfully Operate a Small Business from 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the
Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Cost is $75. Call 544-3588 for
The Mid-South Compensation Association hosts its
annual seminar, titled What a Difference a Year Makes: The New World of
Compensation, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Doubletree Hotel, 5069 Sanderlin
Ave. Cost is $95 for members and $140 for non-members. Call 419-7001 or visit
Inner Circle of the Mid-South and Emerge Memphis
present Take It to the Highest Level: How Good Companies Become Great Ones, a
workshop for business leaders, from 9 a.m. to noon at Emerge Memphis, 516
Tennessee St. Cost is $100 for Inner Circle members, $120 for non-members in
advance and $140 at the door. Call Michael or Meg Synk at 276-0200.
Memphis City Schools hosts a seminar for anyone
interested in starting a charter school from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Teaching
& Learning Academy, 2485 Union Ave. For more information, call 325-5791.
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors presents a
seminar to address safety issues affecting real estate professionals from 1
p.m. to 2 p.m. at its office, 6393 Poplar Ave. The event is free. Register
online at www.maar.org.
The Collierville Chamber of Commerce hosts a Partners
in Preservation Party from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Confederate Park in Colliervilles
historic town square. The theme is All Aboard the Oriental Express. Cost is
$35 per person or $300 for a table of 10.
The Germantown Performing Arts Centre kicks off its
10th season with a show by Bob Newhart at 8 p.m. at the center, 1801 Exeter
Road. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. The show will be followed by an anniversary
reception. For ticket information, call the box office at 757-7256.