Go Forth & Export:
Discover new markets for your product or service. Free. 8:30-10 a.m. fourth Wednesdays at Charlotte Export Assistance Center, 521 E. Morehead St., Suite 435. Details: 704-333-4886; or email firstname.lastname@example.org
York Region Grassroots Luncheon:
Join the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce and the chambers from York, Lancaster and Chester counties for the annual York Region Grassroots Luncheon, sponsored by Duke Energy and York County Natural Gas. The grassroots meeting will be an open-forum session and is one of the first steps in creating the Competitiveness Agenda, the business community’s annual list of legislative priorities. Cost: $20. Noon-1:30 p.m. at City Club, 140 E. Main St., Rock Hill. Details: 803-324-7500; www.yorkcountychamber.com
Resume Writing Class/Employment Assistance:
Get help finding a job, working on your resume and improving your computer skills. Fees waived based on unemployed or underemployed status. 1-2 p.m. Wednesdays at Mooresville Public Library, 304 S. Main St., Mooresville. Details: 704-664-2927; www.mooresvillelibrary.org
H.O.H.T. - Job Seeking Skills:
Attend a Helping Others Help Themselves (H.O.H.T.) workshop on speaking skills with presenter Barney Barnum of Toastmasters. Free. 7-8:30 p.m. at Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce, Randy Marion Conference Room, 19900 W. Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Details: www.lakenormanchamber.org.
The Brand Experience - Managing Your Touch:
The Charlotte Mecklenburg Black Chamber of Commerce and presenter LaTonya Polk will discuss tips for polishing your brand. Cost: Free to CMBCC members; $10 for nonmembers. 6-8 p.m. at Belk Action Center, 330 S. Tryon St. Register: http://info.cmbcc.org/events.
LACC Health Reform Seminar:
The Latin American Chamber of Commerce will present “La Reforma de Salud y el Impacto en las Personas,” a seminar in Spanish on the impact of health care reform, with Teresita Maz. Free. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at CPCC Harris Campus, 3210 CPCC Harris Campus Blvd., Suite 1120. Register: www.lacccharlotte.com
Choosing Your Legal Structure:
Choosing the right business entity is an important step in setting up your business. Know the right questions to ask when choosing a legal structure and understand the benefits and disadvantages of each. Free 6:30-8:30 p.m. at CPCC Central Campus, Charlottetowne Avenue. Register: 704-330-6775; www.cpcc.edu/sbc
Cafe’ y Pastel:
Join the Latin American Chamber of Commerce for a Networking Latino Breakfast. 7:30 a.m. Windsor Jewelers, 6809 Phillips Court. Cost: Free for members; $5 for nonmembers. Register: www.lacccharlotte.com
SouthWest Chapter Luncheon:
Join the Charlotte Chamber’s SouthWest Chapter for its monthly luncheon. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Charlotte Marriott Executive Park, 5700 Westpark Drive. Details: www.charlottechamber.com/events
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