VOL. 124 | NO. 12 | Tuesday, January 20, 2009
The Small Business Solutions Series will kick off with “Making 71 Percent More Profit by Working Only 10 Percent Better” today from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. at ParMasters Golf Training Center, 888 S. White Station Road. Business coach Mark van Stolk of Calaveras Business Coaching LLC will speak. Cost is $30 per session, $90 for the four-seminar series and free for the first 10 participants to sign up. For more information, visit www.businesssolutionsseries.com or call 753-3753.
The Memphis Rotary Club will hold an Inauguration Day brunch today at 10 a.m. at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Mike Nelson, a professor of political science at Rhodes College, will speak. Lunch is $18 per person and reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Society of Industrial and Office Realtors will hold its first quarterly membership meeting today at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave.
The Society of Entrepreneurs will hold a panel discussion titled “Evaluating Charitable Giving Opportunities” Thursday at noon at the Salvation Army, 696 Jackson Ave. The panel members will be Dick Barnhart, Mike Bruns, Charles Ewing and Buzzy Hussey. Cost is $25 per person and includes lunch. Reservations are due by today. For more information, call 682-9920 or visit www.soememphis.com.
Talk Shoppe will present “Identity Theft: The Silent Crime” by Bryan Scott of Pre-Paid Legal Services Inc. Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
The Memphis Lawyers’ Chapter of the Federalist Society will present Tara Ross who will discuss “Enlightened Democracy: The Case for the Electoral College” Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Majestic Grille, 145 S. Main St. A buffet lunch will be served from 11:30 a.m. to noon. Cost is $25 for members and $30 for nonmembers. To register, contact Greg Grisham at 312-9413 or email@example.com.
The Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will host a presentation by Keith Sterne of Financial Consulting Group titled “The GO System” Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select, 5795 Poplar Ave. Attendance is free for members, $25 for guests and $15 for students. For reservations, visit www.sms-midsouth.org, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 937-5532.