Business calendar

September 19, 2009

Using e-mail

Sept. 21 - Learn how to search for a job. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County One-Stop Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8255.

Disability services

Sept. 21 and 22; Sept. 28 and 29 - The Department of Rehabilitation Services at the Washington County One-Stop Job Center. 10 a.m. to noon. 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Call 301-791-4760.

Business outlook

Sept. 25 - Frederick County Chamber of Commerce, business outlook, Board of County Commissioners will discuss issues of interest to the Frederick County business community. 7:30 p.m., networking; 8 p.m., presentation, followed by a question-and-answer session. Residence Inn Frederick By Marriott, 5230 Westview Drive, Frederick, Md. $10, nonmembers; free for members. Register online or call 301-662-4164, ext. 201, before Tuesday.

Job search techniques

Sept. 28 - Learn how to search for a job. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County One-Stop Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8255.


Expo 2009

Sept. 29 - Frederick County Chamber of Commerce, Expo 2009 networking event. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Holiday Inn & Conference Center, 5400 Holiday Drive, Frederick, Md. Call 301-662-4164.

Washington County businesswomen

Oct. 5 - Spotlight on Washington County women in business, speaker will be Susan Horst, past state president of the Business and Professional Women of Maryland. Event will feature networking opportunities with female professionals as well as spotlighting female business owners. 5:30 to 8 p.m. Academy Theatre Banquet & Conference Center, 58 E. Washington St., Hagerstown. $10 per person; $25 for a table space. Call Donna Smith at 301-797-8761 or send an e-mail to

SCORE seminar series

Oct. 8 - SCORE Millennium Small Business Seminar Series will be held on four consecutive Thursday nights in October. Topics are Oct. 8, Planning for Success: Select and Open Your New Business; Oct. 15, Organize Your Small Business: Manage It Effectively; Oct. 22, Finding the Money for Startup/Alternate Financing; and Oct. 29, Grow Your Business With Marketing/Sales and Advertising Strategies. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Hagerstown Community College's Valley Mall Center. $49 for entire series; $35 for senior adults; $5 registration fee. Individual sessions are available for $19 plus $5 registration fee. Workbook provided for free. Presented by in-business SCORE members and associates. Free individual SCORE counseling available upon completion of the course. To register, call 301-790-2800, ext. 236.

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