Upcoming business events around the Green Bay area.
Lean Leadership: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, 2740 W. Mason St., Green Bay. Five-day, 40-hour course provides business leaders and continuous improvement practitioners with an understanding how world-class (Lean) organizations achieve extraordinary results. (920) 498-6971, firstname.lastname@example.org.
UW-Marinette College Fair and Career Planning Day: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. or 4-6 p.m., UW-Marinette Main Building. Mary Voyles, (715) 735-4353.
Retired Men's Club: 8:30 a.m. social, 9:30-10:30 a.m. program, Brown County Central Library, 515 Pine St., Green Bay. Andrew Tobish, Schreiber Foods. gbretiredmensclub.com.
Tuesday and April 23
Technology Workshops: Focus on Social Networking for Small Business: 6-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Brown County Central Library, 515 Pine St., Green Bay. Facebook for Business, 6-8:30 p.m. April 23. Free workshops for entrepreneurs, small-business owners and nonprofits. Provided in collaboration with the Wisconsin Women's Business Initiative Corp. Presented by Tammy Schultz, VirtualTech. Participants encouraged to bring a laptop. Registration requested, (920) 448-5825. browncountylibrary.org.
Wisconsin Lakes Partnership Convention: 8 a.m.-11 p.m. Tuesday, 6:45 a.m.-11 p.m. Wednesday, 6:45 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday, KI Convention Center, 333 Main St., Green Bay. Keynote speaker, Allison Argo, film maker and motivational speaker, gives presentation free and open to the public at 2:45 p.m. Thursday. For convention agenda, go to uwsp.edu/cnr/uwexlakes/conventions.
Skills Tune Up: Developing Others: 8 a.m.-noon Tuesday, $160. Creating Effective Surveys, 3:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, $120. Creating a Succession Plan, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday, $240. Healing Customer Relationships, 8 a.m.-noon Thursday, $160. Giving Recognition, 8 a.m.-noon April 16, $160. Classes held at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, 2740 W. Mason St., Green Bay. Email Holly.email@example.com or call (920) 498-6971.
"Hire and Higher" Youth Job Fair (age 16-21): 2 p.m., KROC Community Center, 1315 Lime Kiln Road, Green Bay. Dress professionally and bring a resume. Sponsored by Bay Area Workforce Development Board and Brown County Job Center. Free. Contact Wisconsin Job Center, 701 Cherry St., Green Bay, with questions: (920) 448-7204. facebook.com/browncountyjobcenter.
Business After Hours: Heritage Hill: 5-6:30 p.m., Heritage Hill Historical Park, 2640 S. Webster Ave., Allouez. Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce history and networking event includes a tour of the Betsy Hendrickson and Lucyanna Hitch Education Center, and a historic school lesson. Cash bar. Food provided. Free for members, $30 prospective members. Register at (920) 437-8704, titletown.org.
Corruption in the Crosshairs: A Compliance Update: 7:30-10 a.m., Fox Valley Technical College D.J. Bordini Center, Appleton. Robin Schroeders speaks on anti-corruption compliance issues. $12. Sponsored by Northeast Wisconsin International Business Network. fvtc.edu/NEWIBN.
National Board Certification info session: 4:30-6 p.m., University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Wood Hall Room 450, 2420 Nicolet Drive, Green Bay. Institute for Learning Partnership and Wisconsin Education Association Council host session for teachers and counselors. Presenters include Candice Behnke, Patti Jo DeVillers, Sheila Kohl, Sandra Michels and JoAnn Miller. To register call (920) 465-5555. For information, (920) 465-5094.
Referral Netwerx Breakfast: 8:30-9:30 a.m., Oak Street Cafe, 926 Oak St., De Pere. (920) 606-8276.
Financial Management Seminars: 8 a.m.-noon, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, 2740 W. Mason St., Green Bay. Getting More from QuickBooks, Wednesday, $120. QuickBooks-Getting Started, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. April 24, $165. (920) 498-6301, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Computer Seminars: MS Access 2010-Introduction:
MS Excel 2010-Advanced: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday, $165. MS PowerPoint 2010-Intro, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. April 18, $165. QuickBooks 2011-Getting Started, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. April 24, $165. MS Word 2010-Intermediate NEW, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. April 25, $165. Adobe InDesign CS6 NEW, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. May 8, $165. MS Access 2010-Intermediate, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. May 9, $165. QuickBooks-Payroll Overview, 8 a.m.-noon May 16, $120. Classes held at NWTC campus, 2740 W. Mason St., Green Bay. Register online at corporatetraining.nwtc.edu, email Anne.Piotrowski@nwtc.edu, or call (920) 498-6301.
Citizens Bank Customer Appreciation Day: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Citizens Bank, 2200 S. Oneida St., Ashwaubenon. (920) 490-8340.
Health Reform Information and Education: 12:30-5 p.m., 5th Quarter, 2101 American Drive, Little Chute. Health insurance agents, brokers and advisors invited to attend the Wisconsin Health Underwriter meeting. Featured speakers: Greg Berth, Cypress Benefits; Doug Teff, Humana; Jeff Marquardt, WPS; and Jon Rauser, The Rauser Agency. Three CE Credits available. $20 members, $40 nonmembers. Register online at ewahu.org. (920) 735-2852.
Historic On Broadway District Affordable Homes Tour Kick-off: 10 a.m., begins at Titletown Brewery, 200 Dousman St., Green Bay. Realtors, lenders, builders, bankers, young professionals, supporters and potential home buyers invited. Two homes and newly remodeled apartments open until noon for public viewing on a self-guided tour. WHEDA and NeighborWorks cover lending options. Free and open to the public. email@example.com, onbroadway.org.
Being There-Reaching Out to Gold Star families in Wisconsin: Tundra Lodge, 865 Lombardi Ave., Green Bay.
Sunday and April 17
Social Media and E-Marketing: 8:30-11:30 a.m. Sunday and April 17, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, Business and Info Tech Room SC310, 2740 W. Mason St., Green Bay. LinkedIn: The Basics and Beyond, Sunday. How to Get Found in Social Media, April 17. $120 per class. Register online at corporatetraining.nwtc.edu, email Anne.Piotrowski@nwtc.edu, or call (920) 498-6301.
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