WOMEN IN BUSINESS LUNCHEON: Tuesday, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Stegmaier Mansion, 304 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. $25 for Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber members. Call 570-823-2101 for reservations and information.
RETIREMENT PLANNING WORKSHOP: Tuesday, and Sept. 18, 6-9 p.m., Penn State Wilkes-Barre, Lehman Township. To help determine the amount of money needed to retire. $49, includes a guest. For more information or to register call 675-9253.
10-HOUR OSHA TRAINING: Tuesday and Wednesday, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce, 20 W. Broad St., Hazleton. For general industry workers, supervisors, safety managers or other individuals responsible for safety in their organizations. $180 for Greater chamber members; non-members $230, includes lunch and materials. 30-hour program also available. Reservations required; call 455-1509 or email [email protected].
YOUNG PROFESSIONALS MIXER: Thursday, 6-9 p.m., Metro Bar & Grill, Twin Stacks Center, Memorial Highway, Dallas. $15 at the door includes admission and hors d'oeuvres; cash bar.
PROFESSIONAL ETHICS SEMINAR: Friday, 8:30-10:30 a.m., Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce, 20 W. Broad St., Hazleton. Ethical theories and practices to use every day. $10 for chamber members; non-members $15, includes materials and refreshments. Reservations required; call 455-1509 or email [email protected].
CAREER FAIR: Sept. 18, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 109th Field Artillery Armory, 280 Market St., Kingston. More than 30 employers will participate, as well as CareerLink. Job seekers should bring resumes and be prepared to interview.
INNOVATION AND INSIGHT: BECOMING MORE CREATIVE: Sept. 19, 9 a.m.-noon, Wyoming Valley Art League, 130 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. First in a four-part professional development series sponsored by Leadership Wilkes-Barre. $40 per person or $140 for the series. For information or to register, call 570-823-2101, ext. 135 or visit www.leadershipwilkes-barre.org.
APPEALS AND HEARINGS SEMINAR: Sept. 19, 8-9:30 a.m., Mea's restaurant, 8 W. Broad St., Hazleton. Learn the best approach to unemployment compensation claims and appeals. Sponsored by PA CareerLink and the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce. Reservations are required, call Elaine at -459-3895 or email [email protected].
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT LAW SUMMIT: Sept. 19, 8:30 a.m.-XX p.m., Top of the 80s, Sugarloaf Twp. Covering a wide variety of relevant and timely topics in the area of Labor and Employment Law that have been chosen by Northeast Pennsylvania Manufacturers and Employers Association members. General and breakout sessions; completion of all events will earn 6 HRCI General Recertification Credits as well as 5 CLE credits. be $185 for association members and $370 for non-members, includes lunch and a complimentary copy of Dr. Robert Nelson's book, "1501 Ways to Reward Employees." For more information or reservations, call at 570-622-0992, or email [email protected].
Send announcements of upcoming events by email to [email protected]; by mail to Business Agenda, Times Leader, 15 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 1871 1 or by fax to 829-5537. Include a contact phone number and email address. The submission deadline is Wednesday for publication on Sunday.