Originally created 11/30/03

Business calendar



Wednesday:2003 Tax Law Update; satellite broadcast produced by Chuck Foster/EdwardJones exclusively for area CPAs and attorneys; Publix shopping center, 2 p.m.; (803) 643-0808.

Thursday:Augusta Advertising Federation Meeting/Holiday Social; Pullman Hall, 560 Walton Way, 5-7 p.m.; 823-3716.

Thursday:Successful Home-Based Business Workshop; presented by Reka F. Mosteller, of the University of South Carolina Aiken Small Business Development Center; Business & Education Building, Room 140; 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; topics include home-based business opportunities and tax issues; $40; registration required; (803) 641-3646 or e-mail to SBDC@usca.edu.

Dec. 6:Grant-writing course, sponsored by JLJ Resources, breakfast, lunch, snacks, certificate, class manual and door prizes provided; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; University of South Carolina Aiken; $100 fee; registration required; call (706) 210-2547.

UPCOMING

Dec. 9:Is Your Estate In Order?: Televised event covering six estate-planning considerations and how to build an estate-planning team; sponsored by Chuck Foster, of Edward Jones investment firm in the Publix shopping center, Aiken; 11:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.; (803) 643-0808.

ONGOING

  • Keller Williams Realty; personalized sessions for anyone considering a real-estate career. The Atrium, 3633 Wheeler Road; for schedule, call Mary or Faye, 868-3772.
  • Augusta Residential Network Club, group of noncompeting business people who deal with residential customers on a daily basis, 8 a.m. every other Thursday; no dues; for details, call Heath Jefferson at (706) 267-2228.
  • 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.
  • Software training for Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office and other business applications; daytime and evening classes offered Monday through Saturday; Computer Link, 860-8313, 596 Bobby Jones Expressway.
  • Microsoft Office User Specialist tests, Kerr Business College; $60; call Beth McClure, 738-5046.
  • MCSE, A+, N+, and I-NET+; Kerr Business College; call Joe Adams at 738-5046 for more information.
  • The NoonTime Networkers, area chapter of Business Network International; 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursdays; Club House on Washington Road.
  • The Augusta Network Club, a group of noncompeting business people who have informal networking meetings; 8 a.m. every other Thursday; no dues; for details, call Charles Scavullo Sr. at 737-9177.
  • Business Network International, a business-networking group, 7 a.m. Thursdays, Courtyard by Marriott, Stevens Creek Road; to join, call Barbara Crenshaw, 868-3772.
  • Production and Inventory Management program offered by the APICS CSRA chapter; covers basics of supply-chain management; for schedules and registration, go to www.apicscsra.org or call 554-4708.
  • Association of Records Managers and Administrators; second Tuesdays at the Partridge Inn. Call Gail Ramsey at 725-2258 or 725-3089 for information.
  • CSRA Medical Managers' Association; 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. last Thursday of each month, Partridge Inn. Call Karen Demaere at 774-0176 for information.
  • The Business Calendar is a free public-service listing of The Augusta Chronicle. We should receive typewritten information about business events by noon Tuesday. Please send items to The Augusta Chronicle, c/o Damon Cline, Newsroom, P.O. 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 damon.cline@augustachronicle.com. Include a contact name and telephone number.