Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events April 12-16

Friday, August 9, 2019

Aug. 12, NEW-trepreneur Bookkeeping

Noon to 1 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

It’s important to keep your finances tidy. 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.

Speaker: Lynn Talbott, HR Business Solutions

Register at tsbdc.org.
No cost.

 

Aug. 12, QuickBooks Basics & Set-Up

2 to 5 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Are you new to QuickBooks? We will cover the tips and tricks that all business owners must know, best practices and how to set up your account to be efficient for you. This class is hands-on and participants will need to bring their own laptops. You can have any QBO product level to participate: Quick Start, QBO Essentials or QBO Plus.

Speaker: Lynn Talbott, HR Business Solutions

Register at tsbdc.org
Cost: $125

 

Hixson Community Coffee

8 to 9 a.m.

Right at Home: 5138 Preschool Ln., Ste. 106

Join the Hixson Council for their monthly Council Coffee.

No cost.

 

Aug. 13, Ribbon Cutting for EPB

9:30 to 10 a.m.

Tyner Academy: 6836 Tyner Rd.

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for EPB to showcase their remodeled STEM classroom at Tyner Academy.

 

Aug. 13, ChaTech Executive Forum

Noon to 4 p.m.

Playcore: 544 Chestnut St.

ChaTech members are invited to the ChaTech Executive Forum on Tuesday, hosted at PlayCore. Lunch is provided. This session of the ChaTech Executive Forum is sponsored by Chambliss. ChaTech members only.

No cost for members.

 

Aug. 14, MidTown Chamber Council Meeting

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

Ponders Funeral Home: 4203 Brainerd Rd.

Cost: $12

 

Aug. 14, Facebook Marketing Strategies

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

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

You have a Facebook page for your business, now what? Discover Facebook best practices including content strategy tips, increasing website traffic, understanding analytics, an overview of Facebook’s Business Manager, Ad Manager and Power Editor tools.

Speaker: Lisa Brown, 3E Social

Register at tsbdc.rog
Cost: $25

 

Aug. 15, East Ridge Chamber Council Coffee

8 to 9 a.m.

Local Coffee of East Ridge: 5330 Ringgold Rd.

Join us for our Council Coffee at the Local Coffee of East Ridge.

No cost.

 

Aug. 15, North Hamilton County Chamber Council Meeting

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

Budweiser: 200 Shearer St.

$10

 

Aug. 15, Business After Hours | Celebrating Centennial Businesses

5 to 7 p.m.

Chattanooga Times Free Press: 400 E. 11th St.

Please join us for a special Business After Hours presented by the Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce and the Times Free Press for a centennial business celebration.

Register at chattanoogachamber.com/events.

No cost.

 

Aug. 16, East Brainerd Chamber Council Coffee

8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Jason's Deli: 2115 Gunbarrel Rd.

Join our East Brainerd Council for their monthly coffee on the third Friday of every month at Jason's Deli.

No cost.

 

Aug. 16, Ribbon Cutting for Essence of Health Wellness Clinic

2 to 4 p.m.

Essence of Health Wellness Clinic: 752 E. MLK Blvd., Ste. 102

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Essence of Health Wellness Clinic.


TVA Board Focuses On Strengthening Tennessee Valley Public Power

CBL Properties Responds To NYSE Noncompliance Notification

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Aug. 26-30


The Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors approved a number of forward-looking actions designed to add flexibility and stability to the public power model serving more than 10 million ... (click for more)

CBL Properties on Wedneseday announced that it received notification from the New York Stock Exchange that as of Monday, the company is no longer in compliance with NYSE continued listing criteria, ... (click for more)

Aug. 26, Introduction to Enneagram 6 to 7:30 p.m. The Chattery at Chattanooga WorkSpace 302 W. 6th St. This class will give you a broad overview of the nine Enneagram types and how ... (click for more)


Business

TVA Board Focuses On Strengthening Tennessee Valley Public Power

The Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors approved a number of forward-looking actions designed to add flexibility and stability to the public power model serving more than 10 million people in TVA’s service territory at its meeting in Knoxville, said officials. The board approved both an FY20 budget that does not increase wholesale power rates and sets a new strategic ... (click for more)

CBL Properties Responds To NYSE Noncompliance Notification

CBL Properties on Wedneseday announced that it received notification from the New York Stock Exchange that as of Monday, the company is no longer in compliance with NYSE continued listing criteria, which require listed companies to maintain an average closing share price of at least $1.00 over a consecutive 30 trading-day period. The company intends to pursue measures to cure ... (click for more)

Breaking News

State Dismisses Manslaughter Charge Against Jadarius Knox; Anguished Mother Of Victim Says "He Didn't Have To Kill Him"

The District Attorney's Office on Thursday dismissed a voluntary manslaughter charge against Jadarius Knox, saying evidence in the case in which Dakota Biddle was killed showed a self defense theory could be found to be valid. Knox was original charged with criminal homicide in the May 2018 incident on Basswood Drive, but it was reduced to voluntary manslaughter at the Grand ... (click for more)

Lookout Mountain, Ga. Town Center Work To Start Soon; Jim Sabourin Resigns From Council And Is Replaced By Kevin Leckenby

After eight years of talking and planning, Lookout Mountain, Ga., is ready to begin building a new Town Center. To begin with there will be two municipal buildings, City Hall and a fire station. The design of the area has space for private developers to build commercial buildings in the future. Adhering to design guidelines provided by the city and aiming for a cost of $2.8 ... (click for more)

Opinion

What Does The White Privilege Presentation Have To Do With Education? - And Response (5)

On Aug. 2, Hamilton County Schools held a professional development presented by motivational speaker Robert Jackson. The PD was for the teachers in the Opportunity Zone, which includes the 12 lowest-performing schools in Hamilton County where 90 percent of the students are black. During the 90-minute presentation, there was a 15-20-minute segment concerning “White Privilege”. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: A Drum Major For Peace

There have been many Christmas Seasons when I have looked high and low for Christmas Cards that included the poem, “One Solitary Life.” I came across the revered poem easily over 40 years ago during a kiddie matinee at the famed Radio City Music Hall, which is in midtown Manhattan. The Radio Music Hall is huge – it can comfortably seat 6,000 – and so awesome is the Christmas Spectacular ... (click for more)