On the Move
What Are Hire Standards:
Join Charlotte Chamber’s Workplace Issues and Workforce Development & Education committees to learn more about the N.C. Chamber Foundation’s Hire Standards initiative. 8-9:30 a.m. at Charlotte Chamber - Bank of America Briefing Center, 330 S. Tryon St. Details: www.charlottechamber.com/events.
Matthews Meet & Eat:
Join Matthews Chamber for networking. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Fuddruckers, 1643 Matthews Township Parkway, Matthews. Details: http://www.matthewschamber.org/.
2014 Economic Outlook:
Charlotte Chamber’s East Chapter will present Michael Wolf, an economist with Wells Fargo Securities, who will provide a general overview of the U.S. economy and examine the various drivers of growth. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the VanLandingham Estate, 2010 the Plaza. Details: www.charlottechamber.com/events.
The Incumbent Workforce Development Grant Program:
Charlotte Works will host an IWDG orientation information session. IWDG offers funds that qualifying businesses can use to improve the skills of their employees. Free. 2-4 p.m. at the Employer Engagement Center, 1401 W. Morehead St. Suite 100. Register: www.charlotteworks.com/Employers/Workforce-Solutions/Incumbent-Workers.
Steve Gatter will talk about maximizing your presence on LinkedIn at the NAWBO South Breakfast Meeting. 8-9:25 a.m. at Carolina Premier Bank, 13024 Ballantyne Corporate Place. Register: 828-399-1721; http://www.nawbocharlotte.org/.
Take a Day to Work on Your Business:
Attend an interactive workshop for business owners, by business owners, presented by Milestone Partners in conjunction with GreerWalker LLP and the Business Innovation and Growth Council. 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the Carrillon Building, 227 W. Trade St., 3rd Floor Conference Room. Register: www.milestonex.com/workshops/video.html.
LACCC Monthly Luncheon:
Carolyn Flowers, CEO Charlotte Area Transit System, is the guest speaker at the Latin American Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon. Register by Monday. Cost: $20 for members; $35 for nonmembers. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Label, 900 NC Music Factory Blvd. Register: http://lacccharlotte.com/.
Member Orientation & Open House:
Charlotte Chamber will present a brief overview by the senior management team, and attendees will also have the opportunity to work directly with chamber staff and volunteers to take steps to maximize membership dollars. 3:30-5:30 p.m. at Charlotte Chamber – Belk Action Center, 330 S. Tryon St. Details: www.charlottechamber.com/events.
Health Care in the NorthWest Corridor:
Join the Charlotte Chamber NorthWest Chapter for a panel discussion on health care in the northwest corridor of Charlotte. Learn what’s new and upcoming at Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center and Carolinas Medical Center-Huntersville at this luncheon from Katrina King, senior director of patient care services at Novant Health, and Monifa Drayton, hospital administrator at Carolinas HealthCare System. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Drury Inn & Suites Northlake Mall, 6920 Northlake Mall Drive. Details: http://www.charlottechamber.com/events.
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