Originally created 01/13/02

Business calendar



The Biz Calendar column is a public service listing of The Augusta Chronicle. We should receive typewritten information about business events no later than noon Tuesday. Please send items to The Augusta Chronicle, c/o Damon Cline, Newsroom, PO Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903; or bring them to the News Building at 725 Broad St.; send a fax to (706) 722-7403; or e-mail dcline@augustachronicle.com. Include a contact name and telephone number.

THIS WEEK

Tuesday: Foreign Accent Reduction classes; individual or small-group sessions; 13-week class schedule; fee is $400; Snyder Speech Therapy Services, 860-9385.

Tuesday and Thursday: Providing a Legacy, Prospering and Protecting; Tuesday at 6 p.m. and noon Thursday; speaker Charles Jenkins, estate planning specialist; Morgan Stanley, 1301 Broad St.; for reservations, call Neely Davis at 821-4017.

Tuesday: Small Business Success School - Starting Your Own Business; Thursday: Smart Marketing; Jan. 22: Writing a Business Plan; all from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.; University of Georgia Small Business Development Center, Augusta Office; 1054 Claussen Road, Suite 301; attend all three classes for $90 and receive a certificate upon completion, or attend one class for $35; 737-1790.

Friday: Recruiting in the Internet Age; held by the Augusta-Aiken Society for Human Resources Management; 7:30-9:15 a.m.; Radisson Riverfront Hotel Augusta; $15 guest fee includes breakfast; for reservations, call Regina Mobley at 739-1351.

UPCOMING

Jan. 23: Financial Workshop on Safe Alternative CDs; free seminar with Greg Dechau of Edward Jones; 10-11 a.m. or 3-4 p.m.; for reservations, call Joy at 736-6252.

Jan. 24: Business S.O.S.; 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Small Business Development Center, 1054 Claussen Road, Suite 301; 737-1790.

Jan. 26: QuickBooks: An Introduction; 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Small Business Development Center, 1054 Claussen Road, Suite 301; 737-1790.

Jan. 29: Employee Training Workshop; Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce conference room, 10 a.m. to noon.

Feb. 1: Employer Expo 2002; Augusta State University Athletic Complex, 3109 Wrightsboro Road, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; $60 registration fee covers two representatives, a 6-foot display table, marketing and refreshments; Augusta State Career Center, 737-1604, or register at www.aug.edu/career_center.

Ongoing:

  • Referrals at Breakfast, a business-networking group, 7 a.m. Thursdays, Partridge Inn dining room; Pat Fair, 823-8114.
  • Keller Williams career meetings; personalized sessions for anyone considering a real estate career. Also, new agents who want to preview their careers; The Atrium, 3633 Wheeler Road; for schedule, call Mary or Amy, 868-3772.
  • 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 on second Tuesdays at the Partridge Inn. Call Gail Ramsey at 725-2258 or 725-3089 for reservations or more information.