Wednesday, Jan. 8
WHAT’S AHEAD IN 2014, 7:15 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. North Shore Chamber of Commerce breakfast forum features a talk on the economic forecast for the coming year by Rob Lutts of Cabot Money Management and David Caruso of Coastal Capital. Networking and breakfast begin at 7:15 a.m., followed by the program from 8 to 9 a.m. $37 for North Shore Chamber members, $55 nonmembers. Register at www.northshorechamber.org or 978-774-8565.
Networking Before Nine: Leads Referral Group, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Burton’s Grill, 210 Andover St., Peabody. Leads referral group. Bring two business cards. One-on-one meeting with another attendee will be arranged before you leave, and members receive participant list for follow-up. $10 nonmembers, free for PACC members, call 978-531-0384 or visit www.peabodychamber.com.
After Hours Networking, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Salem Five Bank, 495 Cabot St., Beverly. The Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce presents an After Hours networking event with drinks, food and door prizes at Salem Five Bank. Reserve a spot at firstname.lastname@example.org or 978-232-9559, or visit www.greaterbeverlychamber.com for details.
Essex Chapter, Massachusetts Association of Insurance Women, monthly meeting, 5:30 p.m. networking, 6 p.m. dinner, Toscana’s Ristorante, 3 Bourbon St., Pebody. Julie Gershon will present on identity theft. RSVP: Peggy Shambarger, 4 Hillside Ave., Peabody, MA 01960; phone, 978-740-2111; fax, 860-704-6990; email, Margaret.Shamberger@middleoak.co.
Career Training Information Night, 6:30 p.m., NSCC Institute for Corporate Training and Technology, 100 Cummings Center, Suite 121E, Beverly. Enhance professional skills or train for a new career. Bring resume to have it professionally reviewed at no charge. 978-236-1200.
Thursday, Jan. 9
Grow Sales With The Five-Point Referral System, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. A hands-on workshop on an easy-to-learn system that can lead to impressive growth in business. Speaker: Lori Richardson of Score More Sales. Free. Details and registration at enterprisectr.org, or contact Will Neely at email@example.com or 978-542-7528 for more information.