Originally created 05/16/04

Business calendar



THIS WEEK

Thursday: Estate planning, dinner seminar; sponsored by Kurt Mobley, of Edward Jones; Famous Dave's BBQ, 2820 Washington Road, 6 to 8 p.m.; with various speakers; for reservations, call Sherri Daniel at 736-6252.

Thursday: Ladies Night Out; Long-Term care planning seminar by Gail Patty of Long Term Care Solutions; Covers roles of Medicare and Medicaid, pending legislation and tax advantages; Augusta Inn & Convention Center (formerly the Holiday Inn) Stevens Creek Road; $10 reservation includes dinner and $10 gift certificate for Chico's; call 210-7003.

ONGOING

  • Work From Home; one-hour seminar on being your own boss; The Guest House Inn; Tuesdays; for details, call (877) 821-5542.
  • Foreign Accent and Southern Accent Reduction; classes for improving business and professional skills; Snyder Speech Therapy Services; to register, call 860-9385.
  • Seminar on construction management; learn the process and potential risks before hiring a contractor for commercial construction project; PCM Construction Consultants; 373-0585.
  • 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 Shannon Thomas, 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.
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