Sunday, February 14, 2010
Upcoming: Feb. 14
Information on public events of interest to business people can be sent to Upcoming, The Roanoke Times, P.O. Box 2491, Roanoke VA 24010, e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed to 981-3346. Deadline for submissions is two weeks before the event. For more information, call Heather Brush at 981-3340.
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Social Media Seminar
The Salem-Roanoke County Chamber of Commerce and Entwine Inc. will host a workshop, "Social Media 2010: Your Competitive Edge and Survival," designed to assist business leaders, decision makers, and company executives. Registration due by Monday.
When: 8:30 a.m. to noon
Where: Salem Civic Center
Contact: www. s-rcchamber.org/socialmedia2010.html
Boosting Employee Motivation and Morale
Charlotte Mason of The Advantage Resource Group will discuss techniques to achieve peak performance and incorporating motivational style to your leadership.
When: 9 a.m. to noon
Where: Greenfield Training Center, Daleville
Contact: 863-2863 to register
The Rotary Club of Roanoke -- Downtown meets the first and third Wednesdays at 202 Market, 1:15 p.m.
Contact: Bill McChain, 808-8853 or Bruce Wood, 283-2523.
APICS, The Association for Operations Management, meets monthly on second Tuesdays. Call for location or more information. Call John Dyer, 777-0526.
Talk of the Town Toastmasters
Meets the first and third Fridays of the month, 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. at the State Farm Building, Roanoke. For more information, contact Robert Turcotte, 989-0214, rturcotte@ entreroanoke.com.
The Rotary Club of Blacksburg
The Rotary Club of Roanoke Valley
Meets from 7 to 8 a.m. Tuesdays at Hidden Valley Country Club. For information about Rotary International, go to www.rotary.org. For information about the Roanoke Valley club, call Bob McAdam at 776-2583 or 342-1507.
Roanoke Civitan Club
Meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays at the Plantation on Sunnybrook. For information, contact Larry Mattox at 342-5355 or email@example.com.
Botetourt Civitan Club
Meets the first Wednesdays from noon to 1:15 p.m. at Bellacino's restaurant in Daleville. For information, contact John Markey at 977-4222 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Kiwanis Club of Roanoke Meets from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Schaal's Metamorphosis on South Jefferson Street. For information, call Lloyd Enoch at 265-2441.