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Business Calendar - Aug. 12

August 12, 2012

Résumé prep

Aug. 13 — Quick tips on résumé design, development and refinement. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8255.



Disability services

Aug. 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.



New-teacher breakfast

Aug. 14 — Chamber of Commerce of Martinsburg and Berkeley County’s breakfast for new teachers. 7:30 a.m. Holiday Inn, 301 Foxcroft Ave., Martinsburg, W.Va. $15 to attend; $15 to sponsor a teacher. Call 304-267-4841, send an email to chamber@berkeleycounty.org or go to www.berkeleycounty.org.


Disability services

Aug. 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.



Chamber mixer

Aug. 15 — Chamber of Commerce of Martinsburg and Berkeley County’s mixer. 5 to 6:30 p.m. Kelley Allstate Agency, 724 Lakeview Drive, Martinsburg, W.Va. Free for chamber members; $5 for nonmembers. Call 304-267-4841, send an email to chamber@berkeleycounty.org or go to www.berkeleycounty.org.



New-teacher luncheon

Aug. 16 —The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce is hosting a luncheon for new teachers in Jefferson County, W.Va. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Moose Lodge of Charles Town, 77 Leetown Road, Ranson, W.Va. Each teacher will receive a gift bag from chamber members and a 50/50 cash raffle will be available. Chamber members who would like to contribute to the goody bags should drop items off to the chamber office by Monday. Food donations also will be collected for Jefferson County Community Ministries; bring items to the chamber office before the luncheon or bring them to the luncheon. $16 for members; $17 for nonmembers. Call 304-725-2055 or send an email to chamber@jeffersoncountywvchamber.com.



Résumé review

Aug. 16 — Résumé review with a certified professional résumé writer. Participants need to bring a current résumé and to complete the résumé builder 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 https://mwejobs.maryland.gov.



Business After Hours

Aug. 16 — Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce’s networking event at U.S. Cellular, 17163 Cole Road, Hagerstown. 5 to 7 p.m. Members must register in advance and attend to be eligible to win the chamber’s prize drawing. $5 for members; $15 for nonmembers. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100; send an email to chamber@hagerstown.org; or go to www.hagerstown.org.



Apprenticeship-craft training graduation

Aug. 16 — Associated Builders and Contractors’ Barr Construction Institute apprenticeship-craft training graduation. 6 to 9 p.m. Hagerstown Hotel and Convention Center, 1910 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Reservation deadline is Monday. $45 for ABC members. Call 301-739-1190 or send an email to darlene@abccvc.com.



Business Relations Group

Aug. 17 — Washington County Job Center’s Business Relations Group will discuss substance abuse in the workplace. Mark Dignan, a licensed psychologist, will be the keynote speaker. 7:30 a.m., continental breakfast; 8 to 11 a.m., meeting. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Free, but reservations are required. Call 301-393-8254.



Rise & Shine Breakfast

Aug. 17 — Chamber of Commerce of Martinsburg and Berkeley County’s Rise & Shine Breakfast. Todd McKinney from the Outdoor Education Center will speak. 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.



Interviewing techniques

Aug. 20 — Learn employers’ tips about successful interviewing to get the job. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8255.



Using email for job searches

Aug. 24 — Learn why email is an important job-search tool and how to set up an email account. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8255.



Lessons in technology

Aug. 24 — Learn about change orders, emails, electronic signatures and digital records. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Associated Builders and Contractors of the Cumberland Valley office, 530 N. Locust St., Hagerstown. $35 for ABC members; $55 for nonmembers. Deadline to register is Friday. Call 301-739-1190 or send an email to darlene@abccvc.com.



Golfing for nonprofits

Aug. 24 — Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce’s golfing for nonprofits. 7:30 a.m. registration, 8:30 a.m. shotgun start. Whitetail Resort, 11573 Blairs Valley Road, Mercersburg, Pa. $85 per person; $340 for four-person team. Benefits Star Community. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100; send an email to chamber@hagerstown.org; or go to www.hagerstown.org.



• Items may be submitted for this calendar to The Herald-Mail Co., ATTN: Business Calendar, P.O. Box 439, Hagerstown, MD 21741; by fax to 301-714-0245; or by email to news@herald-mail.com.

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