Business Datebook, Aug. 25, 2013
Events and networking opportunities for local business professionals.
Posted on Aug. 24, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.
SOUTH BEND — SCORE Michiana will offer a Social Media for Small Businesses workshops on Sept. 17 at the St. Joseph County Public Library, 304 S. Main St., South Bend.
The morning session from 10:30 a.m. to noon will focus on the basics of using social media for a small business. The afternoon session from 1 to 3:30 p.m. will explore more advanced social media strategies.
Attendees are encouraged but not required to bring a laptop computer.
The workshops are free but registration is required. To register visit www.michiana.score.org.
SOUTH BEND — Gibson will host a risk management forum on Sept. 17. A variety of guests will discuss risk management topics and strategies, including social media, crisis management and financial decisions.
The event will be at the South Bend Hilton Garden Inn, 53995 S.R. 933. Registration and breakfast begin at 8:30 a.m. Guest speakers and breakout sessions will be from 9 a.m. to noon.
There is no cost to attend but registration is required. To RSVP visit www.gibsonsins.com.
GOSHEN — The Goshen Chamber of Commerce will host a Women in Business network luncheon from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 28.
Chamber member Mike Gingerich will cover a variety of Facebook marketing topics, including best practice tips and taking a Facebook page to the next level.
The luncheon will take place at Bosco’s Place, 117 S. Fifth St. The cost to attend is $10. To register visit www.goshen.org. For more information contact Nick Kieffer at 533-2102 or firstname.lastname@example.org.