This Week's Best Bet Business Events

Posted on May 16, 2010 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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The New North Social Media Breakfast will be held at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday at Titletown Brewery. The discussion will focus on the use of how local small businesses are using social media. We'll share perspectives from several local small business who are involved in social media. The event is free and open to anyone who wishes to attend. More information can be found at The New North Social Media Breakfast Ning group.

Schenck SC is hosting a workshop on what buyers and sellers need to know when working on a business deal. It will be held at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Bridgewood Resort Hotel in Neenah. Speakers include LeRoy Matuszak, a shareholder at Schenck SC, and guests from Martell Construction Inc. and Generation Growth Capital Inc. For more information or to register, please visit

A two-our workshop entitled “Successful Selling & Sales Management” will be offered at five sites in East Central Wisconsin in May including Tuesday in Wautoma, Wednesday in Sheboygan, May 25 in Kaukauna, May 26 in Oshkosh and May 27 in Fond du Lac. The cost is $35 per person including materials. To register or for more information, please visit

The Northeast Chapter of the Association of Information Technology Professionals will meet Wednesday at the Holiday Inn Select in Grand Chute. Educational sessions begin at 4:15 p.m. with dinner at 6 p.m. To register, visit

Mid-Day Business and Professional Women is hosting an event at 5 p.m. Thursday at Ridgeway Country Club in Neenah to connect corporate business professionals, entrepreneurs and non-profits benefiting all through awareness and support. The event will include networking, entertainment, refreshments and entrepreneur exhibits. Register online at

The Wisconsin Innovation Network will meet Thursday beginning at 4:45 p.m. at the DJ Bordini Center on the Fox Valley Technical College campus in Grand Chute. The speaker will be Richard Thieme who will talk about creativity and leadership. To register, please visit

Angel Investors Anonymous is a new Fox Cities networking and education group that will hold a series ofmeetings in the next month to showcase how it will help business owners dealing with increased credit restrictions and stricter lending policies. Entrepreneurs who are interested in working with Angel Investors Anonymous and individuals considering membership are encouraged to attend an upcoming informational meeting. These meetings will be held Wednesdays, May 26 from 6 to 7 pm; June 2 from 11 am to 12 noon; and June 9 from 8 to 9 am at Butte des Morts Country Club, 3600 W. Prospect Ave., Appleton. For more information, visit

The AITP-Northeastern Wisconsin Chapter is hosting an educational workshop on perseverance for business professionals, IT professionals, managers, directors and executives on Wednesday, June 16 from 8 to 10:30 a.m. at Rasmussen College, 904 S.Taylor St., Suite 100, in Green Bay. AITP is offering the workshop in partnership with Heart of a Champion Learning. For more information or to register, please visit

For more business events, please visit the New North’s online calendar.