LACCC Monthly Luncheon:
Wells Fargo community banking’s regional president, Laura Schulte, is this month’s guest at the Latin American Chamber of Commerce luncheon. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Mint Museum Uptown, 5th floor, 500 S. Tryon St. Cost: $20 for members; $35 nonmembers; register by Monday. Register: www.lacccharlotte.com
Matthews Chamber Meet & Eat:
Matthews Chamber of Commerce members will meet for networking. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Finz Raw Bar & Grill, 142 E. John St., Matthews. Details: 704-814-9114; http://members.matthewschamber.org.
MWBE Connect After-Hours Mixer:
MWBE Connect, Charlotte Chamber’s MWBE and MBE connection, will host a business-to-business networking event. 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Courtyard Charlotte - Billy Graham Parkway, 321 W. Woodlawn Road. Details: www.charlottechamber.com/events.
Biz Networking Breakfast:
Matthews Chamber hosts the Costco Biz Breakfast, a networking event with continental breakfast, held every third Thursday. 7:30 -9:30 a.m. at Matthews Costco, 2125 Matthews Township Parkway, Matthews. Register: www.meetup.com/Matthews-Costco-Biz-Networking-Breakfast/
The Central Piedmont Community College Small Business Center presents a seminar on negotiation skills to help maximize your business success. Free. 8-10 a.m. at Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center, Room 280, 600 E. Fourth St. Register: Reference, SBX 8005. 704-220-4223.
York Chamber-New Member Reception:
York County Regional Chamber will hold a new member reception and orientation. New members will hear about upcoming events and networking opportunities and learn about exclusive discounts and volunteer opportunities. 4-5 p.m. at Manchester Meadows, second floor conference room, 337 E. Mount Gallant Road, Rock Hill, S.C. Details: 803-324-7500; www.yorkcountychamber.com.
Join Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce for networking. 5:30-7 p.m. at Redcliffe at Kenton Place, 8101 Dunmore Drive, Huntersville. Details: 704-892-1922; www.lakenormanchamber.org.
Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce’s Focus Friday topic is “N.C. Tax Modernization, Friend or Foe?” Presented by area CPA, Jay Lesemann. 8:30-10 a.m. at Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce, Randy Marion Conference Room, 19900 W. Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Details: www.lakenormanchamber.org
Five Things You Don’t Know about the US Economy:
Sherry Jarrell of the Wake Forest University School of Business will talk about what drives the US economy and help clarify some of the more important terminology.11:40 a.m.-1 p.m. at WFU Charlotte Center, 200 N. College St., Suite 150. Register: http://business.wfu.edu/apps/Detail.CFM?ID=8441
Complimentary Business Growth Workshop:
Matthews Chamber of Commerce hosts a workshop featuring James Pagano with The Growth Coach and event co-sponsor, Emma Farmer with Cybertary, who will present a strategic planning session how to sharpen your vision and goals and enhance your strategic mindset. Free. 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Matthews Chamber of Commerce Depot Office, 210 Matthews Station St., Matthews. Register: 704-996-3935; http://members.matthewschamber.org.
Charlotte Chamber Metro Chapter hosts a relationship-building event open to the entire business community. It includes the chamber’s largest speed networking session and live entertainment. 5:30-8 p.m. at Pavilion at EpiCentre, 210 Trade St. Tickets are $20 at the door, available online through www.ez-tixx.com. Details:
Simple Steps for Starting Your Business:
SCORE presents an introductory workshop focusing on the basics of testing business ideas and identifying key factors that influence start-up success. Start-up Basics provides an overview of the skills and tools needed when starting1 a business. Cost: $25. 6-9 p.m. at Ben Craig Center, 8701 Mallard Creek Road, Iverson Room. Register: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07e6mbe4uxa30e73ac
Summer After Hours:
Charlotte Christian Chamber will present a television demo of its new partner, life coach LaMonte Odums. Free. 6-7:30 p.m. at Aviv Moon Productions, 1337 Hundred Oaks Drive, Suite H. Register: https://charlottechristianchamber.org/event_registrations/new/77
The Latin American Chamber of Commerce presents Angela Pope, who will discuss how to improve your business using marketing and promotion. Free. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at CPCC Harris Campus, 3210 CPCC Harris Campus Drive, Room 1120. Register: www.lacccharlotte.com
Meet & Greet:
Share your marketing information at this Charlotte Chamber speed networking event. Free for chamber members; $25 for nonmembers; includes continental breakfast. 7:30-9 a.m. at Costco, 500 Tyvola Road. Details: www.charlottechamber.com/events.
Go Forth & Export:
Discover new markets for your product or service. Learn from local successful exporters along with federal, state and private sector export service providers. Free. 8:30-10 a.m. fourth Wednesdays at Charlotte Export Assistance Center, 521 E. Morehead St., Suite 435. Details: 704-333-4886; or e-mail email@example.com
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