Wednesday, Jan. 23
Economic Outlook 2013: Public Failures and Private Options, 7 to 9 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. North Shore Technology Council Breakfast with Robert A. Gough Jr., economist, educator, on-air personality, and president and CEO of G-enovation. Gough will explain how innovation in IT, biosciences and cleantech is a good source for growth for companies and economies. 7:45 a.m., networking and continental breakfast, followed by program. $25/NSTC members, $50/nonmembers. Register at www.nstc.org. firstname.lastname@example.org.
NSCC’s Supervisors’ Connection: “Essential Skills for First-Time Managers,” 8 to 10 a.m., North Shore Community College’s Institute for Corporate Training and Technology, 100 Cummings Center, Suite 121E, Beverly. Facilitated by Betsy Day, a professional development trainer and coach for the ICTT. Day will introduce a formula of success, which includes 13 new supervisor competencies and a personal road map for success, introduction to the technical-human model for effectiveness, and professional presence — a personal brand at work. $39/person, includes a continental breakfast. Registration at 978-236-1242 or email@example.com.
“Fact or Fiction: Estate Planning Demystified,” 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Beverly Chamber of Commerce, 100 Cummings Center, Suite 107K. Learn how advance planning can help protect assets for the future. Attorney Julie Low will explain estate-planning documents, including wills, revocable and irrevocable trusts, living trusts, health care proxies, and durable power of attorney. Geriatric care manager Eileen Berman will speak on how to determine an appropriate plan of care. Space is limited; registration required at www.lawofficeofjulielow.com or 978-922-8800.
Joint Networking Event, 7:30 to 10 p.m., Italian Community Center, 300 Rantoul St., Beverly. The Salem and Beverly chamber of commerces will host, with food, drinks and singing. Bring business cards for networking. Entertainment provided by the Northshoremen Chorus. Reserve a spot at 978-744-0004 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, Jan. 24
“Annual Labor and Employment Law Update,” 7:45 to 9 a.m., North Shore Chamber of Commerce, 5 Cherry Hill Drive, Suite 100, Danvers. North Shore Chamber of Commerce’s Human Resource Professionals Roundtable will feature Sara Goldsmith Schwartz, managing partner, founder and president of Schwartz Hannum PC. Register at https://www.northshorechamber.org/secure/hr_registration.html or 978-774-8565.