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Business calendar - April 28

April 28, 2013

Résumé review

May 2 —Résumé review with a certified professional résumé writer. Participants need to bring a current résumé and must have completed 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.

Hub City REIA

May 2 — Hub City Real Estate Investment Association will host a presentation by Steve Cook, author and investor, who will answer questions about LIFEonaire coaching. 6 to 8:30 p.m. Courtyard Marriott, 17270 Valley Mall Road, Hagerstown. $15 for nonmembers; free for members. Call John McCalla at 240-446-5889 or send an email to virtualoffice@embarqmail.com.

Cinco de Mayo regional mixer fiesta

May 2 — Chamber mixer and pig roast. 5 to 7:30 p.m. Conference center at Shippensburg University, 500 Newburg Road, Shippensburg, Pa. Free. Call 717-532-5509 or send an email to chamber@shippensburg.org.

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Christian Business Men’s Connection

May 3 — Christian Business Men’s Connection outreach breakfast. Stan Barrett, president and chief executive officer of Daystar Lighting Solutions LLC in Fayetteville, Pa., will discuss how he discovered sustainable energy to start a new business and how that energy has sustained his life. 7 to 8:30 a.m. Golden Corral restaurant, 17635 Valley Mall Road, Halfway. $10, includes breakfast. For reservations, call Bob Poor at 301-991-3126.

Legislative wrap-up summit

May 3 — Chamber of Commerce of Martinsburg and Berkeley County’s legislative wrap-up summit. 11:30 a.m. Holiday Inn, 301 Foxcroft Ave., Martinsburg, W.Va. $15. Call 304-267-4841, send an email to chamber@berkeleycounty.org or go to www.berkeleycounty.org.

Job center orientation/job search basics

May 6 — Learn about the center and its services, and tips for how to approach job searches, how to get organized and where to find job leads. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8255.

Learning Lunch Hour

May 7 — Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce's Learning Lunch Hour. Edward D. Warren of Smith Elliott Kearns & Co. LLC will discuss how to optimize your presence on LinkedIn. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bulls & Bears restaurant, 38 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. $10 for nonmembers; free for members. Registration is required. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100, or go to www.hagerstown.org.

Internet job searches

May 8 — Learn how to use the Internet for job searches and improving success with online applications. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8255.

EPSHRM

May 8 — Eastern Panhandle Society of Human Resource Management meeting featuring Mauricio Velasquez, president and chief executive officer of Diversity Training Group in Herndon, Va., who will discuss toxic employees and toxic work environments. 8:30 a.m. to noon. Blue Ridge Community & Technical College’s Tech Center, Berkeley Business Park, 5550 Winchester Ave., Inwood, W.Va. $20 for nonmembers; free for members. RSVP to rturner@cityhospital.org by May 2.

SCORE workshop series

May 9 — SCORE’s “Simple Steps to Grow Your Business” workshop series for existing businesses. Topics include Strategies for Growth, May 9; Marketing for Growth, May 16; Managing for Growth, May 23. 6:30 to 9 p.m. Hagerstown Community College’s Technical Innovation Center, off Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Series costs $81 and includes classroom materials plus mentoring. The cost per class is $36. For information, call 301-991-3126. To register, call 240-500-2236.

Disability services

May 9 — The Division of Rehabilitation Services at the Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Call 301-791-4760.

Chick-fil-A Leadercast

May 10 — Simulcast featuring Jack Welch, former chairman and chief executive officer of General Electric; Mike Kryzewski, head men’s basketball coach at Duke University and Team USA; Condoleezza Rice, former U.S. secretary of state; and others. 8 a.m. registration; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. simulcast. Bridge of Life Center, 14 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. $79. For tickets, call 301-791-1674 or 301-991-3444; send an email to dan.poyner@bridgeoflife.org; or go to www.leadercasthagerstown.com.

Items may be submitted for this weekly calendar by mail 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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