Originally created 02/21/99

Business calendar: CEO diversity workshop offered



The Biz Calendar column is a public-service listing of The Augusta Chronicle. We should receive typewritten information about business events for this column no later than noon Tuesday.

Please send items to The Augusta Chronicle, Biz Calendar, Newsroom, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903; bring them by the News Building at 725 Broad St. in Augusta; or send a fax to (706) 722-7403. Include a contact name and telephone number.

Tuesday: CSRA Diversity Forum workshop for CEOs; H. Odell Weeks Center, Whiskey Road, Aiken; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; includes lunch; Speaker: Consultant Mary J. Nestor; rester by calling Gloria Busch Johnson at (803) 593-3030.

Wednesday: Getting Assertive; sponsored by Continuing Education Division at Aiken Technical College in cooperation with American Management Association; Wednesdays at 6 p.m.; Aiken Technical College; $170; call (803) 593-9954, Ext. 1230, to register.

Thursday through March 4: Achieve Global Leadership 2000 Program; sponsored by Continuing Education Division at Aiken Technical College; Aiken Technical College; 1-5 p.m. Thursdays; $445; call (803) 593-9954, Ext. 1230, to register.

Tuesday: South Richmond County Pride & Progress meeting; 7 p.m., University Hospital Medical Center-South Richmond County, 3121 Peach Orchard Road; Sandy Mercer, 733-1030.

Wednesday: Team Leader; sponsored by National Seminar Group; Holiday Inn, Gordon Highway; $99; call (800) 258-7246 for information.

Wednesday: Online investing; Charles Schwab; 2743 Perimeter Parkway, Building 200, Suite 111; for reservations and information, call Anna Getzinger at 228-4446.

Wednesday: CSRA Human Resource Association; topic: Pay for Performance; The Clubhouse, 2567 Washington Road; 11:45 a.m.; for information, call Jerilyn Northcutt at 823-3306.

Wednesday: A.M. Connection, Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce; 7:15 a.m., North Augusta Country Club; $7.50 with reservation by Feb. 22, $10 without reservations, nonmembers $15; 279-2323 or 510-2203.

Wednesday: Access 3 for Windows; University of South Carolina Aiken continuing education; 6-7 p.m.; $20, (803) 641-3288.

Thursday: Tax Tips for the Small Business; University of Georgia Business Outreach Services; 1054 Claussen Road; 6:30-8:30 p.m.; $30; call 737-1790.

Thursday: Estate Planning and Reducing Taxes seminar; 6:30 p.m., Partridge Inn; reservations by Monday, 736-6252.

Thursday: Leadership Augusta Alumni Luncheon; noon, Sixth At Watkins restaurant; Samm Fuselle, 860-4420, or Susan Black, 667-0453.

Thursday: Compu-Ed seminar on Y2K problems; 1:30-3:30 p.m.; The Atrium, 3633 Wheeler Road, Suite 135; Compu-Ed 2000; 869-1863.

Thursday-Friday: U.S. Small Business Administration seminar to help disadvantaged firms bid on U.S. contracts; The Omni/CNN Center, Atlanta; (404) 347-4147, or on the Web at www.sba.gov/sdb.

Upcoming events

March 1: HTML I for Windows and Macintosh; 6-7 p.m., University of South Carolina Aiken; $20, (803) 641-3288.

March 1: Creating Customers For Life; 6:30-8:30 p.m., University of Georgia Small Business Development Center; $30.

March 2: Introduction to Windows 95; 10-11 a.m., University of South Carolina Aiken; $20, (803) 641-3288.

March 2: Introduction to the Internet; 3-4 p.m., University of South Carolina Aiken; $20, (803) 641-3288.

March 3: Intermediate Windows 95; 10-11 a.m., University of South Carolina Aiken; $20, (803) 641-3288.

March 4: QuickBooks: An Introduction; 6:30-8:30 p.m., University of Georgia Small Business Development Center; $30.

March 8: Smart Marketing; 6:30-8:30 p.m., University of Georgia Small Business Development Center; $30.

March 11: Starting Your Own Business; 3-5 p.m., University of Georgia Small Business Development Center; $30, 737-1790.

March 15: Anatomy of an Ad; 6:30-8:30 p.m., University of Georgia Small Business Development Center; $30.

March 15: HTML II for Windows and Macintosh; 6-7 p.m., University of South Carolina Aiken; $20, (803) 641-3288.

March 16: Finding Money for your Business; 6:30-8:30 p.m., University of Georgia Small Business Development Center; $30.

March 16: PowerPoint for Windows; 2-3 p.m., University of South Carolina Aiken; $20, (803) 641-3288.

March 16 and March 18: OSHA voluntary compliance workshops; 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days, University Medical Center, 2nd floor conference center; 3121 Peach Orchard Road; $100 per seat each day; CONCERN: enhanced resources, 722-2353, ext. 304.

March 18: Excel I for Windows; 6-7 p.m., University of South Carolina Aiken; $20, (803) 641-3288.

March 22: PowerPoint 98 for Macintosh; 2-3 p.m., University of South Carolina Aiken; $20, (803) 641-3288.

March 22: HTML III for Windows and Macintosh; 6-7 p.m., University of South Carolina Aiken; $20, (803) 641-3288.

March 23: PowerPoint II for Windows; 2-3 p.m., University of South Carolina Aiken; $20, (803) 641-3288.

March 23: Starting Your Own Business; 6:30-8:30 p.m., University of Georgia Small Business Development Center; $30, 737-1790.

March 25: Excel II for Windows; 6-7 p.m., University of South Carolina Aiken; $20, (803) 641-3288.

March 29: PowerPoint 98 II for Macintosh; 2-3 p.m., University of South Carolina Aiken; $20, (803) 641-3288.

March 29: HTML IV for Windows and Macintosh; 6-7 p.m., University of South Carolina Aiken; $20, (803) 641-3288.

March 30: PowerPoint III for Windows; 2-3 p.m., University of South Carolina Aiken; $20, (803) 641-3288.

April 14: One-Day Seminar Development Management Skills for Secretaries and Administrative Assistants; sponsored by Fred Pryor Seminars; fee is $195, call (800) 255-6139.