VOL. 131 | NO. 13 | Tuesday, January 19, 2016
SCORE Memphis will host a business essentials workshop titled “Are You Ready to Start Your Own Business?” Tuesday, Jan. 19, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Germantown Community Library, 1925 Exeter Road. Cost is free; pre-registration required. Visit scorememphis.org.
Terminix will host a job fair for 120 positions at its Memphis call center on Wednesday, Jan. 20, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at 6399 Shelby View Drive. The full-time positions pay $11 an hour. Interested candidates must bring a resume and wear professional attire. Learn more at jobs.terminix.com.
Central Defense Staffing will host a job fair Wednesday, Jan. 20, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Landers Center, 4560 Venture Drive in Southaven. CDS is seeking to fill positions for all shifts at accounts in Memphis and North Mississippi. Applicants should come prepared for an interview. For details on available positions, call 901-473-6385.
World Series of Poker returns to Horseshoe Tunica, 1021 Casino Center Drive, from Thursday, Jan. 21, to Feb. 1. The schedule features 12 official WSOP Circuit events. The winner of the main event (Jan. 29-30) will earn a free entry into the 2016 WSOP National Championship. Visit wsop.com for details and entry fees.
Tennessee Small Business Development Center will present a workshop titled “How to Developing Your Social Media Strategy” Thursday, Jan. 21, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. Cost is free; registration required. Visit tsbdc.org/training for details.
American Advertising Federation Memphis will hold its January luncheon and 2016 Silver Medal ceremony Thursday, Jan. 21, at 11:30 a.m. at the Westin Hotel, 170 Lt. George W. Lee Ave. GraceAnne Bafna, VP of strategic partnerships at The Onion, will speak, and Archer Malmo CEO Russ Williams will be recognized with the 2016 Silver Medal. Tickets are $10 for members and $25 for nonmembers. Visit aafmemphis.org.
AARP Cordova Chapter will meet Thursday, Jan. 21, at 11:30 a.m. at the Cordova branch library, 8457 Trinity Road. Guests are welcome. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
SCORE Memphis will host a workshop titled “SCORE a Perfect 10: Grow Your Business Through Positive First Impressions” Thursday, Jan. 21, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave., third floor. Cost is free; pre-registration required. Visit scorememphis.org.