Wednesday, May 7
Executive Breakfast Forum: “Travel, Tourism & Hospitality Outlook 2014,” 7:15 to 9 a.m., The Essex Room at Woodman’s, 127 Main St., Essex. North Shore Chamber of Commerce program features a tourism panel with Maureen Woodman, Woodman’s of Essex; Bahar Uttam, The Boston Lobsters; Annie Harris, Essex National Heritage Commission; and Anne Marie Casey, North of Boston Convention & Visitor’s Bureau. Breakfast and networking begin at 7:15 a.m., followed by the program from 8 to 9 a.m. $37/chamber members, $57/nonmembers. Details and registration at www.northshorechamber.org or 978-774-8565.
Wine Tasting, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Henry’s Wine Cellar, 588 Cabot St., Beverly. Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce and Henry’s Wine Cellar present a wine tasting event with food and prizes. RSVP to email@example.com or 978-232-9559. For details, visit www.greaterbeverlychamber.com.
Career Training Information Night, 6:30 p.m., 100 Cummings Center, Suite 121E, Beverly. North Shore Community College’s Division of Corporate and Community Education offers free program on how to enhance professional skills or train for a new career. Bring a resume and have it professionally reviewed at no charge. Veterans are invited to speak with a representative from NSCC’s Veterans Services about exploring their eligibility for educational funding. For more information, call 978-236-1200.
Thursday, May 8
Marketing to Millennials, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Hawthorne Hotel, 18 Washington Square W., Salem. Composed of 80 million Americans, millennials can be picky, opinionated and vocal, but they are ideal customers who are approaching their peak earning and spending years. Workshop explores these complex consumers, their attitudes, their behaviors and how they can best be engaged to profit one’s business. Speaker: Paul Costello, president, Agency 180. Free. Register at www.enterprisectr.org.
Friday, May 9
North Shore Business Forum: Doing Business Across Cultures, 7:30 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. Forum features Christine Cronin of Satya Wellness, discussing the importance of understanding and respecting diverse business cultures in today’s global environment. $11 admission includes continental breakfast. www.nsbforum.org.