Wednesday, May 28
“How 3-D Printing Disrupts Us All,” 7 to 9 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. The North Shore Technology Council breakfast event features Adam Proctor, cofounder of CreateOne in Danvers, for a presentation on the state of personal 3-D prototyping technology. Proctor will create a prototype product. Learn how 3-D printing is set to disrupt industries, companies, customers and careers, and the local resources and potential benefits of incorporating this technology into a business. 7 a.m. networking and continental breakfast; 7:45 a.m. program. $25 NSTC members, $50 nonmembers. www.nstc.org, firstname.lastname@example.org.
May Supervisors’ Connection, “Effective Communication — Public Speaking,” 8 to 10 a.m., at North Shore Community College’s Corporate Training Solutions, 100 Cummings Center, Suite 121E, Beverly. Cost is $39 per person and includes a continental breakfast. This workshop will explore the realm of public speaking and effective presentation. NSCC’s Supervisors’ Connection is a give-and-take forum where supervisors and managers exchange information and ideas with colleagues from other industries. To register or for more information, call 978-236-1240.
Thursday, May 29
The Power of Positivity, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. New research shows that work environments filled with positive elements like optimism and gratitude aren’t simply “nicer” places to work, they produce higher levels of success with customers, suppliers, partners, employees and even higher profitability. Workshop will look at demonstrated, research-based techniques for harnessing the power of positivity to help people and their coworkers be more successful. Speaker: Karen Barth, managing director, Positive Pathways Consulting. Free. Register at www.enterprisectr.org.
Tuesday, June 3
Coffee Connection, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Marian Court College, 35 Little’s Point Road, Swampscott. The Salem, Marblehead and Lynn Area chambers host a multichamber networking event at The Scarlet Letter Press. Free/members, $20/nonmembers. RSVP at 978-744-0004 or email@example.com.