Tuesday, April 8
Marketing That Really Delivers, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. Interactive discussion on how to create comparable, measurable marketing initiatives that will positively impact a business’ bottom line, and ensure marketing is contributing to the success. Speaker: Miriam Christof, principal, JustJump Marketing. Free. www.enterprisectr.org.
After Hours Networking, 5 to 7 p.m., TD Bank, Vinnin Square, 600 Loring Ave., Salem. Salem Chamber of Commerce and TD Bank host an After Hours Networking event. RSVP to 978-744-0004 or email@example.com. Free/Chamber members, $20/nonmembers.
Wednesday, April 9
Networking Before Nine: Leads Referral Group, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Burton’s Grill, 210 Andover St., Peabody. Guest speaker is Karen Mattuchio of Pro-Tel. 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. Doors open for registration and continental breakfast at 7:30 a.m., followed by formal networking and presentation at 8 a.m. $10 nonmembers, free for PACC members, call 978-531-0384 or visit www.peabodychamber.com.
Thursday, April 10
Veterans Resource Workshop, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. Learn how veterans can benefit from government programs to help start, grow and finance a small business. Also, hear from a veteran about his own successful business. Free. www.enterprisectr.org.
Friday, April 11
North Shore Business Forum: Getting Paid, 7:30 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. Forum features a panel discussion on getting paid. $11 admission includes continental breakfast. www.nsbforum.org.
Wednesday, April 16
Special Leadership Breakfast, 7:45 a.m., Hawthorne Hotel, 18 Washington Square, Salem. North Shore Chamber of Commerce’s Special Leadership Breakfast features Charlie Baker, Republican candidate for governor. Breakfast and networking begin at 7:45 a.m., followed by the program from 8 to 9:30 a.m. Registration and details at www.northshorechamber.org or 978-774-8565.
Business Insurance: What You Need to Know, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Hawthorne Hotel, 18 Washington Square, W., Salem. Learn how to protect business and personal assets and how to select the right plan to manage potential risks and contract needs. Topics covered include property, liability, workers compensation, vehicle, and other commercial insurance products. Speaker: Marc Slafsky, vice president/insurance broker, Salem Five Insurance Services. Free. www.enterprisectr.org.