Business calendar

September 17, 2010

Disability services

Sept. 20 and 21; Sept. 27 and 28 - The Department of Rehabilitation Services at the Washington County Job Center. 10 a.m. to noon. 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Call 301-791-4760.

Dress for success

Sept. 20 - Learn employers' tips about how to dress and successful interviewing to get the job. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8255. Enroll at

Chamber mixer

Sept. 21 - Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce, Chamber mixer. 5 to 7 p.m. Hays Development Center and Franklin Clothing Outlet, 5121 Innovation Way, Chambersburg, Pa. Call 301-264-7101.

Construction awards

Sept. 23 - Associated Builders and Contractors, Cumberland Valley chapter, ABC Excellence in Construction-Step Awards and New Member Night. 6 to 9 p.m. Fountain Head Country Club, 13316 Fountainhead Road, Hagerstown. $65 per person. Call 301-739-1190 or send an e-mail to">


Customer service workshop

Sept. 24 - Chamber of Commerce of Martinsburg and Berkeley County, "Give 'em the Pickle" customer service workshop. 8 to 8:30 a.m., registration and breakfast; 8:30 to 11 a.m., workshop. Holiday Inn, 301 Foxcroft Ave., Martinsburg, W.Va. $40, general admission; $25, Chamber members. To register, call 304-267-4841 or send an e-mail to">

Rsum prep

Sept. 27 - Quick tips on rsum design, development and refinement. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8255. Enroll at

SCORE seminar series

Oct. 7 - "How to Really Start Your Own Business" seminar series begins and continues on four consecutive Thursday nights in October. Session topics are Oct. 1, "Planning for Success: Exploring the Small Business Concept"; Oct. 14, "Organize Your Small Business: Manage It Effectively"; Oct. 21, "Finding the Money for Startup and Growth: Controlling the Finances"; and Oct. 28, "Successful Marketing Strategies and Tactics." 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Hagerstown Community College, Technical Innovation Center. $59 for entire series; $20 for individual sessions. Presented by "in-business" SCORE members and associates. SCORE workbook provided at no extra charge. Course number is PRD 436-439. To register, call 301-790-2800, ext. 236.

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