VOL. 121 | NO. 244 | Tuesday, December 19, 2006
The Memphis office of the Tennessee Small Business Development Center hosts "Business Start-Up" Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon at Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. The free seminar will outline the first steps in starting a business. For information, call Yolanda Handy at 333-5085.
The Center City Development board of directors meets Thursday at noon in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540 for details.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Memphis holds a holiday skating party Friday from noon to 4 p.m. at the DeSoto Civic Center, 4560 Venture Drive. For more information, call 323-5440.
The Memphis chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) holds a membership breakfast meeting Jan. 9 from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Carolyn Hardy, president and CEO of Chism Hardy Enterprises LLC, is the guest speaker. She will discuss her career successes as the first black vice president for the Memphis Coors Brewing Co. and the future of her newly formed corporation. Admission is $15 for members and $20 for non-members. Call 844-3738 or visit www.nawbomemphis.org for reservations.
National Seminars Training presents "The Nonfinancial Manager's Guide to Understanding Financial Statements" Jan. 10 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Memphis Marriott East, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Cost is $299. Call (800) 258-7246 or visit www.nationalseminarstraining.com for more information.