Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on March 8, 2012
Miami Dade College’s School of Business offers free workshops to small and moderate-size businesses in Allapattah, Overtown, downtown Miami and surrounding areas, as well as specific areas of Miami Beach as part of its "Small Business Education Program." Five free business seminars and workshops will be offered in English and Spanish for existing and potential entrepreneurs. Topics covered include finance, credit, marketing and selling techniques, funding sources and more. 5:30-9:30 p.m. on March 8, 15 and 22 in English in room 3410. 5:30-9:30 p.m. on March 14, 21 and 28 in Spanish in room 3208. Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus, 300 NE Second Ave., Chapman Conference Center, Miami. Details: www.mdc.edu/smallbusiness or www.mdc.edu/negocios.
The Florida Association of British Business hosts a British network for business professionals interested in making British contacts. 6:30-9:30 p.m. The News Lounge, 5580 NE Fourth Court, Miami. Free. Details: (305) 371-9340 or email@example.com or www.britishflorida.com.
CREW-Miami presents panel "Social Media: Developing a Winning Strategy for your Business," featuring social media experts sharing ideas on online marketing platforms and mobile technologies. Moderated by Tadd Schwartz, president of Schwartz Media Strategies. Panelists include Tom McKay, vice president of RTKL; Stephanie Lichtenstin, president of Micro Media Marketing and Jason Inasi, CEO and co-founder of The Factory Interactive. 11:30 a.m. registration. Noon-1:30 p.m. lunch program. Four Seasons Brickell, 1435 Brickell Ave., Miami. $45 for members. $55 others. $65 walk-ins. RSVP by March 12. Details: www.crewmiami.org.
The third annual HYPE Miami Awards recognizes innovation and achievement in finalists that are under the age of 35 and have lived, worked or attended a university or college in Miami-Dade County. 5:30 p.m. registration. 6-8 p.m. program. Four Seasons Miami, 1435 Brickell Ave., Miami. $45 for members. $55 others. Details: (305) 577-5486 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamichamber.com.
BAGELS WITH BOSS
The Greater Miami Chamber president and CEO, Barry Johnson hosts "Bagels with Boss" informative session for those interested in joining the chamber. 8 a.m. registration. 8:30-10 a.m. program. Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 577-5467 or email@example.com or www.miamichamber.com.