Wednesday, Oct. 3
Executive Breakfast Forum: Congressional Election Series, 7:15 a.m., CoCo Key Hotel, 50 Ferncroft Road, Danvers. North Shore Chamber of Commerce’s forum features a talk by congressional candidate Richard Tisei, Republican. Networking begins at 7:15 a.m., followed by the program from 8 to 9 a.m. $35/chamber members, $55/nonmembers. Register at www.northshorechamber.org or 978-774-8565.
Leads Referral Group, 7:30 a.m., Burtons Grill, Northshore Mall, Peabody. Informal, small-group networking atmosphere, centered around the topic “How to use video to showcase your business.” One-on-one meeting with another attendee will be arranged. Members receive copy of the participant list to help them follow-up. Registration and continental breakfast, 7:30 a.m.; formal networking and presentation, 8 a.m. Free/PACC members, $10/nonmembers. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, Oct. 4
Cash Flow Your Way to Break Even, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave. Workshop and class exercise will help attendees understand cash flow, assess when capital is needed, and how to position a business for bank financing. Speaker: Paul Shaughnessy, owner of Lincoln Consulting Group, Inc. Free. enterprisectr.org.
“A Working Woman’s Guide to the 28-hour Day,” 5:30 p.m. check-in, 6 to 7:30 p.m. meeting, Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. North Shore Women in Business Annual Dinner Meeting features The Salem News publisher Karen Andreas, who will discuss how to set realistic goals and limits, define success, and the key ingredients: hard work, healthy
optimism and humor. $40/NSWIB members, $59/future members. Space is limited; register at info@NSWIB.org, 781-484-6368 or www.nswib.org.
Wednesday, Oct. 10
Baby Boomer Transition Series Part I: Strategic Thinking About Your Future, 7 to 9 p.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave. Explore newopportunities, adventures, challenges and a dynamic lifestyle. It’s time to start thinking about leaving a current job; get mentally and emotionally prepared, figure out transition goals, and concerns. Speakers: Jack Beauregard of Successful Transition Planning Institute and Paul Cronin of Business Development for STPI. $40 for all three wo