Tuesday, June 10
Self-Publish for Greater Visibility, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. Starting with the writing process, workshop will show attendees how publishing a book can build a business, and how some authors have launched new careers by self-publishing. Program covers all of the steps in the process, from formatting to editing, from publishing to distribution, and how to market one’s book. Speaker: Jenny Hudson, owner, Merrimack Media. Free. Register at www.enterprisectr.org.
Wednesday, June 11
Special Leadership Breakfast, 7:45 a.m., Hawthorne Hotel, 18 Washington Square W., Salem. North Shore Chamber of Commerce’s Special Leadership Breakfast features Massachusetts State Treasurer Steve Grossman. 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.
Thursday, June 12
How to Read Financial Statements, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. Financial statements tell you where the money is coming from, where it went and what is currently available. Workshop looks at financial statements and how they can be best friends in building a business. Speaker: Mike Wheeler, CEO and president, Beverly Bank. Free. Register at www.enterprisectr.org.
Thursday, June 19
Work/Life Balance, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. Running an organization means needing to have time to be creative and to think about the direction of the organization. The issue is how to ‘productively compartmentalize’ one’s work and play and create a true work/life balance. Learn from three people, two of whom are doing both, and a third who is a business/life coach and entrepreneur, as they share their perspectives on what works in this real-life challenge. Speakers: Ted Case, CEO, Expanding Dynamics, Inc.; Mickey Northcutt, CEO, North Shore Community Development Coalition; and Marlene Warner, executive director, MA Council on Compulsive Gambling. Free. Register at www.enterprisectr.org.