Thursday, Aug. 8
North Shore Networking Association meeting, 8 a.m., Beverly Cooperative Bank, Community Room, 73 Lafayette St., Salem. The association’s Salem chapter invites local business people interested in growing their businesses to join a business networking group that meets once a week. Email email@example.com or call 781-223-3235 for more information. www.northshorenetworking.com.
Beverly Chamber of Commerce: After Hours Networking, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Northern Star Dental and Betty Ann’s Sub Shop, 37 Maple St., Danvers. After hours networking event with food, door prizes and drinks. Reserve a spot at firstname.lastname@example.org or 978-232-9559. Visit www.beverlychamber.com for details.
BackTalk Toastmasters Club meeting, 7 to 9 p.m., Brooksby Village, MacIntosh Building, 100 Brooksby Village Drive, Peabody. Learn how to speak and communicate with confidence by practicing in a supportive environment. 978-587-3874 or email@example.com.
Friday, Aug. 9
North Shore Business Forum: Marketing With Visual Media, 7:30 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. North Shore Business Forum features Jessica Brand of Salem’s J. Brand Designs discussing marketing with visual media. $11 admission includes continental breakfast. www.nsbforum.org.
Business Leads Group, 8 to 9:30 a.m., North Shore Chamber of Commerce office, 5 Cherry Hill Drive, Suite 100, Danvers. Business Leads Group builds network and relationships with other professionals. Members become familiar with other businesses and learn how to refer one another. $25/chamber members. Register at www.northshorechamber.org or 978-774-8565.
Wednesday, Aug. 14
Networking Before Nine, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Burtons Grill, Northshore Mall, 210 Andover St., Peabody. The Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce will host this leads referral group meeting. Free/PACC members, $10/nonmembers. Register at http://business.peabodychamber.com/events/details/nb49-leads-referral-group-1540.
Social Media Marketing Seminar, 8 to 9:30 a.m., North Shore Chamber of Commerce office, 5 Cherry Hill Drive, Suite 100, Danvers. John McDougall, president of McDougall Interactive, presents a social media marketing seminar on various internet marketing tactics, including SEO, social media marketing, PPC, conversion optimization, content marketing, link building, blogging, email marketing, mobile optimization, public relations, Google Analytics, and tracking ROI. $25/chamber members, $50/nonmembers. Register at www.northshorechamber.org or 978-774-8565.