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Business Calendar - Feb. 12

February 12, 2012

Using email for job searches

Feb. 13 — Learn how to reduce time and effort while accessing more employment opportunities. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8255.



Eggs & Issues

Feb. 14 — Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce’s Eggs & Issues. Program will be “Plan Maryland: Point/Counterpoint” with Secretary Rich Hall of the Maryland Department of Planning and Steve Seawright of Clark Enterprises Inc. 7:30 to 9 a.m. Ramada Plaza Hotel, 1718 Underpass Way, Hagerstown. $15 for members, $20 for nonmembers and registrations after Feb. 9. Call 301-739-2015, send an email to chamber@hagerstown.org or go to www.hagerstown.org.



Disability services

Feb. 14 — The Division of Rehabilitation Services at the Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. 10 a.m. to noon. Call 301-791-4760.



Profit Partners breakfast

Feb. 14 — The Hagerstown Tuesday Breakfast Profit Partners group meets every Tuesday. 8 to 9:30 a.m. Bob Evans, 1721 Dual Highway, east of Hagerstown. Sponsored by Business Networking International, a referral-based marketing group. To attend, call Pam Green at 301-639-3214.



Disability services

Feb. 15 — The Division of Rehabilitation Services at the Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. 1 to 3 p.m. Call 301-791-4760.



Savvy Managers Book Club

Feb. 15 — Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce’s Savvy Managers Book Club. This month’s book is “Don’t Bring It to Work: Breaking the Family Patterns That Limit Success” by Sylvia Lafair. 8 to 9 a.m. Kaplan University Library Conference Room, Administration Building, 18618 Crestwood Drive, Hagerstown. Free and open to the public but registration is required. Call 301-739-2015, send an email to chamber@hagerstown.org or go to www.hagerstown.org.



Chamber mixer

Feb. 15 — Chamber of Commerce of Martinsburg and Berkeley County’s mixer at Martinsburg-Berkeley County Convention and Visitors Bureau, 115 N. Queen St., Martinsburg, W.Va. 5 to 6:30 p.m. Free for chamber members, $5 for nonmembers. Call 304-267-4841, send an email to chamber@berkeleycounty.org or go to www.berkeleycounty.org.



Résumé review

Feb. 16 — Résumé review with a certified professional résumé writer. Participants need to bring a current résumé and be enrolled in Maryland’s Workforce Exchange. 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Enroll at mwejobs.maryland.gov.



Business After Hours

Feb. 16 — Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce’s Business after Hours. 5 to 7 p.m. Ramada Plaza Hotel, 1718 Underpass Way, Hagerstown. $5. Register by noon Feb. 16 to be eligible for the chamber drawing. Call 301-739-2015, send an email to chamber@hagerstown.org or go to www.hagerstown.org.



Professionals Networking Together

Feb. 16 — PNT2, or Professionals Networking Together. 7:30 to 9 a.m. The Improved Order of Red Men Tribe 84 on Lappans Road in Williamsport. The group also will meet Feb. 23. The group is looking for professionals who want to grow their business through networking. Spots open are for a mortgage lender, Realtor, fitness trainer, event planner and commercial insurance. For more information, call Jan Colbert at 304-267-6639 or send an email to jancolbert1@allstate.com.



Small-business workshop series

Feb. 16 — SCORE’s small-business workshop series on “Simple Steps to Growing Your Business.” 5 to 8 p.m. Technical Innovation Center at Hagerstown Community College, Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. $36. To register or for more information, call 240-500-2236 or go to www.hagerstowncc.edu/coned.



Job fair

Feb. 17 — Washington County Job Center’s job fair. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Elgin Station, 40 Elgin Blvd., Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8255.



Computer Tips & Tricks

Feb. 17 — Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce’s Computer Tips & Tricks featuring Microsoft Word 2010 Advanced. Features to be addressed include using mail merge, creating and formatting tables, and adding page formats to multiple-page documents. 8:30 to 10 a.m. Kaplan University Administration Building, room 106, 18618 Crestwood Drive, Hagerstown. $15 for members, $25 for nonmembers. Registration required. Call 301-739-2015, send an email to chamber@hagerstown.org or go to www.hagerstown.org.



Rise & Shine Breakfast

Feb. 17 — Chamber of Commerce of Martinsburg and Berkeley County’s Rise & Shine Breakfast. Vicki Jenkins and Bill Klingelsmith will present “Celebration of the Arts — An Introduction to the VIZZI Awards.” 7:15 a.m. Holiday Inn, 301 Foxcroft Ave., Martinsburg, W.Va. $15 for members, $23 for nonmembers. Call 304-267-4841, send an email to chamber@berkeleycounty.org or go to www.berkeleycounty.org.



Résumé prep

Feb. 21 — Quick tips on résumé design, development and refinement. 1 to 2 p.m. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Enroll at mwejobs.com.



Basic tax workshop for small businesses

Feb. 23 — SCORE will offer a basic tax workshop for small businesses. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Technical Innovation Center at Hagerstown Community College, room 323, Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Snow date is March 1. Free. To register, call 240-500-2236.



Veterans seminar

Feb. 24 — Veterans seminar on “The Successful Résumé.” To attend, call John Hamilton at 301-393-8221 or send an email to jrhamilton@dllr.state.md.us.



ABC seminar

Feb. 24 — Cumberland Valley Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors will offer a luncheon seminar with retired U.S. Navy Capt. John Shanton, who will discuss marketing military/federal contracts. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. ABC office, 530 N. Locust St., Hagerstown. $35 for members, $55 for nonmembers. Deadline to register is Feb. 17. Call 301-739-1190 or send an email to darlene@abccvc.com.



History and homes tour

Feb. 25 — Shultz Realty will offer a history and home tour featuring several homes for sale and a brief history of the area by a local historian. Transportation by shuttle provided. Meet at Quality Hotel Conference Center in Harpers Ferry, W.Va. Registration, 8:30 to 9 a.m.; tour starts at 9 a.m. Free. To RSVP, call 304-725-0009 or go to www.shultzrealty.com.



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