Originally created 09/02/01

Business calendar



THIS WEEK

Thursday: Starting Business on a Budget; 6:30 p.m.; $35 registration fee; for information call the University of Georgia Business Outreach Services at 737-1790.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sept. 10: The Aiken chapter of the Service Corps of Retired Executives announces a change in scheduled mentoring sessions for small businesses from Wednesday to Monday. Call (803) 641-1111 for appointments.

Sept. 11: Business at Breakfast; Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce to recognize small business of the year; 7:30 a.m., Club House on Washington Road; 821-1300.

Sept. 11: Developing the Blueprint; Greg Dechau presents the first of a three-part series called Building for the Future, via Edward Jones satellite network; 1 p.m.; for information or reservations, call 736-6252. Sessions continue Oct. 16 and Nov. 13.

Sept. 11: Cash Flow Is King; 6:30 p.m.; $35 registration fee; for more information call the University of Georgia Business Outreach Services at 737-1790.

Sept. 11, 18 and 25: Basics of Supply Chain Management; APICS, the Educational Society for Resource Management; at Georgia Tech Economic Development Institute, Augusta Region Office, 1054 Claussen Road, Suite 301; $325 APICS members, $375 nonmembers; for information call 737-1416.

Sept. 13: Starting Your Own Business; 6:30 p.m.; $35 registration fee; for more information call the University of Georgia Business Outreach Service at 737-1790.

Sept. 18: Women in Business; Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce; 11:30 a.m., Pullman Hall; 821-1300.

Sept. 18: Small Business Bookkeeping; 6:30 p.m.; $35 registration fee; for more information call the University of Georgia Business Outreach Service at 737-1790.

Sept. 19: QuickBooks 2000: An Introduction; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; $150 fee includes lunch; for more information call the University of Georgia Business Outreach Services at 737-1790.

Sept. 20: Using BizTalk Server to Integrate Across Your Organization and Collaboration: Anywhere and on Any Device; the Southeast District of Microsoft Corp.; 8:30-11:45 a.m.; Cobb Galleria Centre at 2 Galleria Way in Atlanta; to register, call (877) 673-8368.

Sept. 20: Smart Marketing; 6:30 p.m.; $35 registration fee; for more information call the University of Georgia Business Outreach Service at 737-1790.

Sept. 25: Drugs Don't Work Supervisor Training; speakers Tom Miller, University Hospital and Sam Sibley, Hale House Foundation; 9 a.m.; Augusta Metro Chamber; R.S.V.P. to Leslie Johnikin at 821-1300.

Sept. 25: Estate Planning & the New Stretch IRA; dinner seminar; Greg Dechau of Edward Jones, estate attorney Tracy Taylor and Bill Lehew; 6:30 p.m., reservations, call 736-6252.

Sept. 26: QuickBooks Pro 2000; Serotta Maddocks Evans and Co., CPAs; seminar by Glenn O'Steen; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; 701 Greene St.; $195 due at registration; for more information call 722-5337.

Sept. 27: Retirement planning seminar; Chuck Smith of Edward Jones; 6:30 p.m.; North Augusta Country Club; for reservations call (803) 279-6065.

Sept. 28: Long-term care luncheon with Chuck Smith of Edward Jones; noon, North Augusta Country Club; reservations, call Sherri Daniel at 279-6065.

Oct. 9: Business at Breakfast; Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce; 7:30 a.m., Augusta Country Club; 821-1300.

Oct. 10: Small Business Street Fair 2001; Augusta Metro and Columbia County Chamber of Commerce; 10 a.m., Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce, 600 Broad St.; 821-1300.

Oct. 14: Sacred Heart Cultural Center and Hale House Foundation barbecue and silent auction; Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce; 6 p.m.; $10 per person; 821-1300.

Oct. 15: Golf Marathon; Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce; River Golf Club; for tickets and information call 826-4700.

Oct. 16: Women in Business; Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce; 11:30 a.m., Pullman Hall; 821-1300.

Oct. 23, 30 and Nov. 6: Master Planning of Resources; APICS, the Educational Society for Resource Management; Georgia Tech Economic Development Institute, Augusta Region Office, 1054 Claussen Road, Suite 301; $325 for APICS members and $375 for nonmembers; for more information call 737-1416.

Nov. 12 and 13: Income Tax Programs; the University of Georgia Small Business Development Center; Holiday Inn/Augusta West, ballroom; to register call (800) 884-1381.

Nov. 15: Women in Business Signature Event with guest speaker Connie Podesta; Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce; 821-1300.

Ongoing:

Referrals at Breakfast, a business-networking group, 7 a.m. Thursdays (except holidays), Partridge Inn dining room; Pat Fair, 823-8114.

Keller Williams realty career coffee club meetings, short, informative, personalized sessions for anyone considering a career in real estate. Also, sessions for new agents who want to preview their careers; The Atrium, 3633 Wheeler Road; for schedule, call Mary or Amy, 868-3772.

Computer training and certification in A+, Network+, MCSE and CCNA; evening and weekend courses available; ComputerLand Advanced Technology Group; Juliana Boatwright, 823-1449, www.catg.com.

Online computer certification courses in Novell IntranetWare, Microsoft, Cisco CCNA training, Computer Telephony Institute, Comp TIA training and more; Augusta State University; scheduled at your convenience; 737-1636.

Association of Records Managers and Administrators meets every second Tuesday at the Partridge Inn. Call Gail Ramsey at 725-2258 or 725-3089 for reservations and more information.

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, c/o Mac Hill, Newsroom, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903; or bring them to the News Building at 725 Broad St.; or send a fax to (706) 722-7403. Include a contact name and telephone number.