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SCORE and the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce are holding a free small business roundtable formation meeting at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday at the chamber office. Small business owners will have a chance to get questions answered during a roundtable moderated by a SCORE member. Visit to learn more.

With all the rain last summer, mold is an issue that may be creeping up on some businesses. Bonestroo, Inc. and the Law Offices of Liebmann, Conway, Olejniczak & Jerry, S.C. are holding a two-hour seminar at 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday at the law offices of Liebmann, Conway, Olejniczak & Jerry, S.C., 231 South Adams St., Green Bay. The event will help business owners understand mold's potential effects on personnel and property. Registration forms are available online at or at A $25 fee per attendee is due at the time of registration.

Current, the Green Bay Chamber’s young professional group, is hosting a real colors assessment presentation and test Tuesday at The Woods Golf Club, 530 Erie Road, Green Bay. By determining your “color,” it can help you improve your communication skills.  The event includes a pizza buffet, with a cash bar available. Registration begins at 4:30 p.m. and the presentation follows from 5:30 to 8 p.m.  For more information or to register, contact Brian Johnson at [email protected].

The Lakeshore Area Human Resources Association will hold a conference called “The Alphabet Soup of HR:  ERISA, WC, ADA, FMLA, ERM” from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday at Lakeshore Technical College in Cleveland. The cost for this event is $60 for non-LAHRA members and includes a light breakfast, lunch, refreshments, keynote address and four learning sessions. For more information, please contact Tracy Benter at 920-482-0540.

Dan Koszalinski of Schenck S.C. will speak about "Successful Financial Strategies to Improve Your Bottom Line” during the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce’s Morning Business Advice Thursday beginning with registration at 7:15 a.m. at Fox Valley Technical College’s Bordini Center in Appleton. Visit to register.

The Fox Cities/Green Bay Chapter of the Executive Women’s Golf Association (EWGA) is holding its annual Business Bytes and Wine Delights from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at the Marq, 3177 French Road, De Pere. EWGA members and guests will enjoy wine tasting and a program put on by Joyce Nelson called “Teeing up for success” and a keynote speech by Mel Sole, president of instruction at the Phil Ritson-Mel Sole Golf Schools. Click here for more information and to register.

AAF-Fox River Ad Club will welcome actor/writer/director JoBe Cherny at 11:30 a.m. Nov. 16 at the Grand Meridian in Appleton. Cherny is most known as the voice of the Pillsbury Doughboy and will talk about “creating something out of nothing.” To register or for more information, please e-mail [email protected] or call 920-227-1119.

Common pitfalls related to HR is the topic for a Nov. 30 seminar at the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce. Mary Felton, president of HR Partners, will lead the discussion, which starts at 7:30 a.m. Click here for more information.