Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Feb. March 5-9

Thursday, March 1, 2018

March 5 NEWtrepreneur Bookkeeping? 10 Mistakes to Avoid

Noon to 1 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Learn 10 common bookkeeping mistakes and practical, efficient solutions to overcome them. Topics include: how to classify workers, receipt requirements, meal expenses and more.

Speaker: Lynn Talbott, MBA, President of HRBiz and Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Register at clients.tsbdc.org.

Free

 

March 5 QuickBooks Online: Course 2 - What Are You Syncing?

2 to 5 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

This is an intermediate-to-advanced level comprehensive QBO class.  Bring your laptop and questions.

Speaker: Lynn Talbott, MBA, President of HRBiz and Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Register at clients.tsbdc.org.

$125

 

March 6 North Chattanooga Chamber Council Meeting

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Speaker: UnifiED, APEX Project

$10

 

March 7 AM Networking Sponsored by Hill & Hill Financial

8 to 9 a.m.

Hill & Hill Financial: 6148 Lee Hwy. Ste. 114

Held the first Wednesday of every month, AM Networking brings an average of 100 business people together for networking and hot coffee.

 

March 7 Ribbon Cutting for Hill & Hill Financial, LLC

9:15 to 9:45 a.m.

Hill & Hill Financial, LLC: 6148 Lee Hwy. Ste. 114

 

March 7 Pick the Brain of an Attorney

11 a.m. – Noon

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Legal topics to be covered: Leases, Contracts, Powers of Attorney, Corporate Meetings and other business related legal topics.

Speaker: Charles G. Fisher, Attorney at Law, Grant Konvalinka & Harrison, P.C.

Register at clients.tsbdc.org.

Free

 

March 8 Small Business Orientation  Morning Seminar

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Get to know our TSBDC staff as we cover topics such as business entity options and tax registration, the importance of business planning, financing options, and the extensive network of resources through the TSBDC.

Speaker: TSBDC Staff

Register at clients.tsbdc.org.

Free

 

March 8 Southside Chamber Council Meeting

Noon to 1 p.m.

green|spaces: 63 E. Main St.

Speakers: Elizabeth Tallman and Rachel Westbrooks, ACES

$12

 

March 8 Small Business Orientation Evening Seminar

5:30 to 7 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Get to know our TSBDC staff as we cover topics such as business entity options and tax registration, the importance of business planning, financing options, and the extensive network of resources through the TSBDC.

Speaker: TSBDC Staff

Register at clients.tsbdc.org.

Free

 

March 9 East Brainerd Chamber Council Coffee

8:30  to 9:30 a.m.

Spice and Tea Exchange: 2115 Gunbarrel Rd

Free

 



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