Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Dec. 3-7

Friday, November 30, 2018

Dec. 3, NEWtrepreneur Bookkeeping? 10 Mistakes to Avoid

Noon to 1 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Park across the street in the Republic lot)

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

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

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

Dec. 4, Member Orientation

8:30 to 10 a.m.

Chattanooga Chamber: 811 Broad St.

Join us to learn more about your member benefits and what's going on at the Chamber.

Email ariley@chattanoogachamber.com to register.

No cost. Light breakfast is served.

 

Dec. 4, Ribbon Cutting for Dunkin' Donuts

9 to 9:30 a.m.

Dunkin' Donuts: 5024 Hunter Rd.

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Dunkin’ Donuts.

 

Dec. 4, North Chattanooga Chamber Council Meeting

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

The INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Speed Networking Event

$10

 

Dec. 5, AM Networking | Sponsored by Lee-Smith & Lync

8 to 9 a.m.

Lee-Smith & Lync: 2407 8th Ave.

Held the first Wednesday of every month, AM Networking brings an average of 100 business people together for networking and hot coffee. This month's AM Networking will be sponsored by Lee-Smith & Lync.

No cost.

 

Dec. 5, Instagram Marketing Strategies (Intermediate)

3:30 to 5 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Park across the street in the Republic lot)

Over 80 million photos are uploaded to Instagram every day. Discover how to find your customers and grow your followers on Instagram utilizing hashtags and locations, engaging with influencers, content strategy tips, pre-scheduling posts and advertising.

Speaker: Lisa Brown, owner of 3E Social

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

$25

 

Dec. 5, 2018 IBC International Holiday Celebration

6 to 8 p.m.

Camp House: 149 E ML King Blvd.

Join the International Business Council for their 2018 IBC International Holiday Celebration. Speakers from different parts of the world will share how they celebrate the holidays through culture, food and music. 

$15

 

Dec. 6, Downtown Chamber Council Meeting

7:30 to 9 a.m.

Bessie Smith: 200 E ML King Blvd.

Speaker: Lesley Scearce, President & CEO, United Way of Greater Chattanooga

$15

 

Dec. 6, Pick the Brain of the CPA

11 a.m. to noon

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Park across the street in the Republic lot)

Business owners, let the CPA know your area of interest and become informed through this Q&A opportunity. Accounting topics to be covered: financial literacy, record-keeping basics and business planning basics.

Speaker: Adam Osborne, CPA, Henderson Hutcherson & McCullough

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

Dec. 6, East Ridge Chamber Council Meeting

11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.

East Ridge Community Center: 1517 Tombras Ave.

Speaker: Mimi Lowrey, East Ridge Needy Child Fund

As part of the Council meeting, feel free to bring a new, unopened toy for donation to the Needy Child Fund.

$12

 

Dec. 6, North Hamilton County Chamber Council Mixer

5 to 7 p.m.

Scottie's Diner: 8855 Dayton Pike, 37379

Join the North Hamilton County Council for a mixer at Scottie’s Diner. This event raises donations for Northside Neighborhood House to help those affected by recent flooding. There will be food, networking and drink specials. 

No cost.

 

Dec. 6, Ribbon Cutting for BancorpSouth Bank

5:30 to 6 p.m.

BancorpSouth Bank: 631 Broad St., Ste. 150

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for BancorpSouth Bank.

 

Dec. 7, Ooltewah/Collegedale Chamber Council Coffee

8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Wired Coffee Bar: 5707 Main St.

Consider attending this monthly networking event in Ooltewah to catch up with the best business connections around.

No cost.

 

Dec. 7, Ribbon Cutting for Abe Davis - State Farm Insurance Agency

3:30 to 4 p.m.

Abe Davis - State Farm Insurance Agency: 5720 Uptain Rd., Ste. 4700

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Abe Davis – State Farm Insurance Agency.


LYNC Logistics Named 1 Of Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces For 2019

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events For May 28-31

Austin Hatcher Foundation Announces New Family Services Coordinator


LYNC Logistics has been named one of Inc. magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2019, its fourth annual ranking in the fast-growing private company sector. Hitting newsstands on May 28 in the ... (click for more)

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Business

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LYNC Logistics has been named one of Inc. magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2019, its fourth annual ranking in the fast-growing private company sector. Hitting newsstands on May 28 in the June 2019 issue, and as part of a prominent Inc.com feature, the list is the result of a wide-ranging and comprehensive measurement of private American companies that have created exceptional ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events For May 28-31

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Breaking News

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Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department Saves Boat From Fire Saturday Afternoon

The Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department saved a million-dollar boat Saturday afternoon. A boat owner called 911 reporting a boat fire located at the Chattanooga Yacht Club at 9400 North Hickory Valley Road. The Dallas Bay VFD responded by boat and arrived on the scene reporting smoke and flames in the engine area. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire due to 900 gallons ... (click for more)

Opinion

It Is Outrageous That County School Administration Used Our Tax Dollars For Political Lobbying - And Response

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Roy Exum: Why We Must Fight

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