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

 



Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Sept. 24-28

Sept. 24, Excel at Excel: Beginner Excel Training 10 to 11:30 a.m. The Edney Innovation Center: 1100 Market St., Floor Five Attend this session to learn about setting print parameters, formatting spreadsheets, sorting information, filtering information, splitting cells, simple formulas, PivotTables (they’re easier than you think!) and other features ... (click for more)

Georgia Labor Market Sets Records In August

Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said  Thursday  that Georgia’s unemployment rate for August dipped below the national number for the first time  in 11 years . The rate, at 3.8 percent, is approaching the state’s record low of 3.4 percent, set in 2000. At 3.8 percent, it is down .1 percent from July. By comparison, the national rate is 3.9 percent. ... (click for more)

Judge Collier Denies New Trial For Ex Pilot Travel Centers President Hazelwood; Did Not File Within 14 Days Of Verdict

Federal Judge Curtis Collier has issued a 48-page order denying a new trial for former Pilot Travel Centers president Mark Hazelwood. He said initial Hazelwood attorney Rusty Hardin of Houston, Tex., did not follow federal rules of filing notice of an appeal within 14 days of the verdict. Judge Collier also denied a request by Brad Henry, the new Hazelwood lawyer, for time ... (click for more)

Juvenile Shot On East 14th Street On Friday

A juvenile was shot Friday evening on East 14th Street. The Chattanooga Police Department responded at 6:45 p.m. to a person shot in the 2000 block of East 14th Street. Upon arrival, Officers located a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Hamilton County EMS responded to the scene and transported the victim to a local hospital. Members of the Violent ... (click for more)

Arming Teachers With Guns Will Be Too Dangerous - And Response (4)

Arming teachers with guns in the classroom, as Bill Lee proposes, would be the single most dangerous thing to happen to students in Tennessee history. Students and teachers in close proximity to loaded firearms daily? Across this state, in middle schools alone, there are probably hundreds of student/teacher conflicts a day. What if a student got hold of gun in a struggle with ... (click for more)

The Saturday Funnies

Before we get into this week’s edition of The Saturday Funnies, I want to share a fun chunk of information that we can have a lot of fun with tonight. Our pals at the website timeanddate.com were good enough to pass along the fact today marks the September Equinox. And – get this -- if you play this right, it will be just like the farmer says: “On the field of opportunity, it’s ... (click for more)