Best Bet Business Events for the week of June 9

Posted on Jun 9, 2014 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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Tuesday, June 10: Heart of the Valley Chamber of Commerce hosts a Business Before Hours session on internal fraud, 8 to 9 a.m. at the chamber building, 101 E. Wisconsin Ave., Kaukauna. Julie Russell, founder of DIVERSIFIED Investigations LLC will discuss the challenges of internal fraud and the red flags companies should be looking for. For information and registration: (920) 766-1616.

Tuesday June 10: The Imagination Network is presenting Part 2 of its Show Me the Money program, “What do lenders look for?” from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Elks Club, 33 Sheboygan Street, Fond du Lac. The event will outline the credit factors that lenders assess for small businesses seeking loans.For information:  http://www.fcedc.com/sft386/imaginationnetworkmonthlyflyer.pdf or call the Fond du Lac County Economic Development Corporation at (920) 929-2928.

Tuesday, June 10: Fox Communities Credit Union will host a free seminar for business professionals at the Urban Hope Entrepreneur Center, 439 S. Jackson St., Green Bay, or on Thursday, June 12 at Fox Communities Credit Union, 3401 E. Calumet St., Appleton.  Each seminar will from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m. The topic is “A New Generation of Employees: Mentoring your Millennials.” Register at: http://www.foxcu.org/seminarsworkshops3.html or call (920) 419-8531.

Wednesday, June 11:  Women in Management – Fox Cities meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Fox Banquets Rivertyme Catering in Appleton. The topic is “Managing Your Most Precious Resource: Your Energy,” presented by Inward Journey Life Coach Jeanne Loehnis, of Songs For Your Spirit, LLC. Registration deadline is Monday, June 9. The cost is $15 for members and $17 for non-members. Visit www.wimiwi.org and select “Calendar of Events.”

Thursday, June 12: The Chamber of Manitowoc County is presenting a Chamber Seminar “5-Star Customer Service” from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at the LTC-Manitowoc Campus, 3733 Dewey St., Manitowoc. The speaker is Kenlyn Gretz, president & CEO of Americollect. The event is free to attend for both Chamber members and Sail members. The cost is $25 per person for non-members. Continental breakfast will be provided. For information and registration: (920) 684-5575 or [email protected].

Thursday, June 12: The Rotary Club of Sturgeon Bay hosts Titus Seilheimer speaking on “Current and Future Health of the Great Lakes,” from noon to 1:15 p.m. at the Sturgeon Bay Yacht Club. Seilheimer is the Fisheries Specialist at the University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute.The Rotary hosts Chris Elliott, a practicing servant leader with more than 20 years of experience. Elliott will speak about his new book “ThoughtShredder” at the yacht club, noon to 1:15 p.m., Thursday, June 19.

Friday, June 13: The NEW Manufacturing Alliance is accepting nominations for the third annual Excellence in Manufacturing/K-12 Partnerships Awards through today. The Awards Dinner will be held on Tuesday,October 21, 2014 at the KI Convention Center in Green Bay. Nominate schools, companies or individuals working together in the New North.

Friday, June 13: The Heart of the Valley Chamber of Commerce Government Relations Roundtable Group meets, 8 to 9 a.m., at the chamber building, 101 E Wisconsin Ave., Kaukauna. For information and registration: (920) 766-1616.

Monday, June 16: The Bellin College Golf Classic will be held at the Oneida Golf & Country Club from 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Fees ranged from $250 to $1,000. Proceeds from the outing will be used to purchase a piece of women’s imaging equipment for Bellin’s Bachelor of Science in Radiologic Sciences program. For information:  visit http://www.bellincollege.edu/golf-outing.php.

Saturday, June 21: The United Way Day of Action for businesses will be held. Companies can coordinate a service project, run a collection drive, donate to a pantry or conduct another volunteer activity. For information, contact Lisa Clark at (920) 593-4769.

Wednesday, June 25: Heart of the Valley Chamber of Commerce hosts a Business Between Hours exploring Facebook, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., at the chamber offices, 101 E. Wisconsin Ave., Kaukauna. Facebook recently announced another change to its news feed. Do you know what you can and cannot do on your business page? Cost: $5 for members; $20 non-members. For information and registration: (920) 766-1616.