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Business datebook

Posted on April 13, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

ELKHART — Imaging Office Systems, Inc. (IOS), will host an informational Office Automation seminar at 10 a.m. May 15 at the RV Hall of Fame, 21565 Executive Parkway. Conducting the seminar will be RV expert Bob Zagami. Topics will include the use of document imaging to reduce costs in all manufacturing support areas. Demonstrations will be presented to show how to integrate with accounting systems and improve customer support through proven internet based systems. Lunch will be provided.

MISHAWAKA — Consultants Roundtable will learn about the Michiana Gerontology Institute of Holy Cross College from Frank LaPierre, Secretary and Co-Treasurer of the Board of Advisors, at their next meeting at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 16, at Honker’s Restaurant on Day Road. The meeting is open to those who provide professional services. For reservations, call 239-7002.

SOUTH BEND — Insurance Professionals of Northern Indiana will have its monthly luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 16, at Hope Ministries, 432 S. Lafayette Blvd. The group will host a baby shower and take a tour of the facility. The luncheon is open to anyone working within the insurance industry. For more information, email Cindy at CindyM@FirstResponseDRS.com.

SOUTH BEND — APICS Michiana, the Association for Operations Management, will be joining the Institute of Management Accountants for a Professional Development Meeting from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, at Waterford Estates Lodge, 52890 Indiana State Route 933. Creative Financial Staffing of South Bend will be the presenter for IMA’s annual Employment Outlook. Cost is $25 members, $35 nonmembers, $10 students. Reservations are required. To register, call 217-0960, visit www.apics-michiana.org or email the names of those attending, company name (if applicable) and a return phone number to MichianaPresident@apics-michiana.org. This event is worth 1 Certification Maintenance point for those APICS Certified CPIM/CFPIM or CSCP. For more information, visit www.apics-michiana.org or email VP Publicity APICS Michiana at Publicity@apics-michiana.org.

SOUTH BEND — The Small Business Development Center is offering the following seminars:

Ÿ Developing Your Marketing Strategy — Tuesday, April 16

Ÿ Launching Your Own Business — April 30

The seminars are from 6 to 8 p.m. at the SBDC, 401 E. Colfax Ave., Suite 120. The cost is $25 and pre-registration is required. For more information or to register, call 282-4350 or visit www.southbendbcg.com.

SOUTH BEND — The Small Business Development Center is offering a Taking the Fear Out of Exporting seminar from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 23. The cost is $65. For more information or to register, call 282-4350 or visit www.southbendbcg.com.

SOUTH BEND — The Small Business Development Center is offering an Introduction to QuickBooks seminar from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. May 2 and 3. The cost is $125. For more information or to register, call 282-4350 or visit www.southbendbcg.com.