Wednesday, March 26
Economic Outlook 2014: Promising Growth for Social Media and High Tech, 7 to 9 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. North Shore Technology Council breakfast features a presentation by Robert Gough Jr., an economist, educator, on-air personality, and president and CEO of G-enovation. Gough will share his economic prognostications for 2014. Networking and continental breakfast at 7 a.m., followed by the program at 7:45 a.m. $25 NSTC members, $50 nonmembers. Register at www.nstc.org.
Thursday, March 27
Workforce Training Fund Information Session, 8 to 11 a.m., North Shore Community College, Institute for Corporate Training and Technology, 100 Cummings Center, Suite 121E, Beverly. Three-hour workshop with tips and tools for writing a successful Workforce Training Fund Grant application. Free. Details and registration at 978-236-1242.
Lunch & Leads, noon to 1:30 p.m., Buddha’s Tavern, 144 Washington St., Peabody. Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce event for attendees to sample the menu of a member restaurant and meet with other chamber members. Attendees should come prepared to share a 60-second elevator pitch. Lunch & Leads sponsor is Alyse Barbash from Haven From Hunger. $17/PACC members, $30/ nonmembers. Advance reservations required at www.peabodychamber.com.
After Hours Networking, 5 to 7 p.m., Opus, 87 Washington St., Salem. Salem Chamber of Commerce and Opus Underground lounge host an After Hours Networking event. RSVP to 978-744-0004 or email@example.com. Free/Chamber members, $20/nonmembers.
Friday, March 28
North Shore Business Forum: Internet Radio, 7:30 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. Forum features Sy Yules on Internet radio. $11 admission includes continental breakfast. www.nsbforum.org.
Tuesday, April 1
Living the Sale ... How to Build a Sales Operation, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. Workshop provides tips on the basics of sales – what it takes, how to become good at it and how to enjoy it. Speaker: Wally Mears, president, Jungle, Inc. Free. www.enterprisectr.org.