Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events For July 23-27

Friday, July 20, 2018

Here is the Chattanooga Chamber calendar of events for July 23-27:

July 23, Adulting Summer Camp: Career
5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
The Edney: 1100 Market St., Floor Five
Join a panel of career experts as they share their wisdom on all things job related.
Register at thechattery.org.
$5

July 24, East Brainerd Chamber Council Meeting
11:30 a.m.

to 1 p.m.
Car Barn: 6721 Heritage Business Ct.
Speaker: DeeAnna Jeffreys, Council President, Vision Casting for 2018-19 Year
$12

July 24, Ooltewah Collegedale Chamber Council Monthly Mixer
5 to 7 p.m.
Puléo's Grille: 6108 Artesian Cir.
Join the Ooltewah/Collegedale Council for their monthly mixer at Puleo's Grille, held on the fourth Tuesday of every month. There will be complimentary light appetizers as well as drink specials.

July 24, Adulting Summer Camp: Conflict Resolution
5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
The Edney: 1100 Market St., Floor Five
Learn how to resolve conflict and apologize like an adult.
Register at thechattery.org.
$5

July 25, When Does HR Matter & Why
2 to 5 p.m.
INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Please park across the street in the Republic Parking lot at Renaissance Park)
Every small business owner wears more than one hat. But when it comes to Human Resource issues, they face an ever-increasing range of legal obligations and risks, and it’s good to know when outside expert help is needed. In this program, we will explore the primary human resource challenges faced by growing small businesses and offer practical suggestions for how to address them.
Speaker: Attorney Dan Gilmore, Founder of Squire Strategies
Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.
No cost.

July 25, Adulting Summer Camp: Finances
5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
The Edney: 1100 Market St., Floor Five
Learn all about basic investing and estate planning.
Register at thechattery.org.
$5

July 26, Enterprise Gateway Chamber Council Meeting
8:15 to 9:30 a.m.
Hospice of Chattanooga: 4411 Oakwood Dr.
Speaker: Justin Tirsun, Senior Community Planning & Designer with the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Regional Planning Agency
$10

July 26, Small Business Orientation: Morning Seminar
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Please park across the street in the Republic Parking lot at Renaissance Park)
This seminar addresses key topics of interest for individuals considering starting a business. 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. Participants receive a startup packet containing vital phone numbers and addresses for getting established within State and Federal regulations.
Speakers: TSBDC Staff
Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/
No cost.

July 26, Small Business Orientation: Evening Seminar
5:30 to 7 p.m.
This seminar addresses key topics of interest for individuals considering starting a business. 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. Participants receive a startup packet containing vital phone numbers and addresses for getting established within State and Federal regulations.
Speakers: TSBDC Staff
Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/
No cost.

July 27, Young Professionals of Chattanooga Meeting
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce: 811 Broad St.
Speaker: Kaia Moore, YPC President, will provide vision casting for 2018-19 year. Hear about YPC programming, meet YPC board members and share your goals and ideas for the year. 
Members: $5; Non-Members: $15

Find more information about these events and other business support at chattanoogachamber.com


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Opinion

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