VOL. 121 | NO. 62 | Monday, March 20, 2006
The Small Business Chamber hosts a breakfast meeting/seminar Tuesday from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Holiday Inn Select, 5795 Poplar Ave. Melanie R. Sabelhaus, former deputy administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration, presents "Think Big and Bold" as the keynote speech. Cost for members is $20 for breakfast and $40 for breakfast and the seminar. Cost for non-members is $25 for breakfast and $75 for breakfast and the seminar. Register online at www.smallbusinesschamber.com.
The Society of Entrepreneurs meets Tuesday at noon at The Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave. Terri Murphy, CIO of U.S. Learning, presents "Crafting the Perfect Elevator Speech." Attendees are encouraged to come with a prepared speech. Registration is $25. Call 682-9920 or visit www.soememphis.com.
The Memphis Regional Chamber holds a chamber orientation Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at chamber, 22 N. Front St., Suite 200. Contact Sally Minor Cook at 543-3546 for details.
National Seminars Group presents "Communicating with Confidence: The Professional Woman's Empowerment Tour" Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Radisson Inn Airport, 2411 Winchester Road. Dr. Kimberly Vantus-Darks will discuss communication, confidence and releasing emotional baggage. Cost is $199. Call (800) 258-7246 or visit www.nationalseminarstraining.com for enrollment information and other details.
The Memphis Public Library and Information Center hosts Susan Bowen Lane, retired CEO of Champion Awards Inc., Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Lane will share her expertise on all phases of business development, offering future business owners real-world advice. Call 415-2700 for more information.