Wednesday, Oct. 16
Leadership Breakfast with Gov. Deval Patrick, 8 a.m., Hawthorne Hotel, 18 Washington Square W., Salem. North Shore Chamber of Commerce will host. Following brief remarks, attendees have an opportunity to engage in conversation with Patrick and share their views on issues impacting their companies and the economy. Tickets cost $75 chamber members, $150 nonmembers; full buffet breakfast included. Tickets and registration at 978-774-8565 or www.northshorechamber.org/secure/new_special_event.
Business After Hours, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Peabody Wealth Advisors, 150A Andover St., Suite 10A, Danvers. Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce and Peabody Wealth Advisors present a Business After Hours event with networking, refreshments and door prizes. $10 nonmembers, free for PACC members. 978-531-0384, www.peabodychamber.com.
Recognition Night, 6 to 8 p.m., Misselwood at Endicott College, 407 Hale St., Beverly. North Shore Technology Council presents its first Recognition Night to honor its newest STEM scholarship recipients, sponsors, and volunteers. Dr. Richard E. Wylie, president of Endicott College, will speak. Light fare served. $50 NSTC members and nonmembers. Register at www.nstc.org.
Thursday, Oct. 17
How to Manage Your Boss and Other Higher Ups, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enterprise Center, Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. Workshop will focus on how to manage one’s boss and those above him or her. When done well, leader and employee are more effective, working as a team to ensure each is informed and addressing problems before they spin out of control. Speaker: Joycelyn Snell, founder and president, Professional Career Solutions. Free. Details and registration at http://enterprisectr.org/workshops/how-to-manage-your-boss-and-other-higher-ups/.
Friday, Oct. 18
North Shore Business Forum General Networking Meeting, 7:30 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. Bring business cards and an elevator speech. $11 admission includes continental breakfast. www.nsbforum.org.
North Shore Business Leads & Referral Group, 8 to 9:30 a.m., North Shore Chamber of Commerce office, 5 Cherry Hill Drive, Suite 100, Danvers. Networking environment for professionals to build relationships with other professionals. $25 chamber members. Space is limited. Registration and details at www.northshorechamber.org or 978-774-8565.