It's a busy time for biz events

April 19: Health care via mobile computer
The Impact of Mobile Computing on Health Care will be discussed 3 to 5:30 p.m. today, April 19, at Automation Alley Resource Center, 2675 Bellingham Drive, Troy. Registration is $20 at the door for members $25 at the door for nonmembers. Call 800-427-5100 or visit

April 20: Breakfast with Linkner of ePrize
The 2010-2011 Defining Leadership Breakfast will feature Josh Linkner, chairman and founder of ePrize 7:30 to 9 a.m. Wednesday, April 20, at the Management Education Center, 811 W Square Lake Road, Troy. Linkner founded and sold three technology companies. He is also a jazz guitarist who has performed professionally since age 13. As an author, speaker and blogger, he wrote the book “Disciplined Dreaming: A Proven System to Drive Breakthrough Creativity” that outlines the process he will share with attendees. The cost, which includes a complete breakfast, is $32 for Leadership Oakland alumni members and $36 for nonmembers and guests. Registration is required. Call Carol Dendler at 248-952-6880 or visit

April 20: SCORE Basic Marketing Workshop
SCORE Basic Marketing Workshop is 8:45 to noon Wednesday, April 20, at Southfield Public Library, 26300 Evergreen Road in Southfield. The cost is $45. Call 313-226-7947 to register.

April 20: Facebook for business
“Facebook: A Deep Dive for Business Owners and Marketers” is 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, at Automation Alley Headquarters, 2675 Bellingham Dr., Troy. Workshop includes how to most effectively use social media marketing. Lunch is included. The cost for members is $30 at-the-door. For nonmembers, it’s $50 at-the-door. To register, email or call 800-427-5100.

April 20: Troy Chamber Nonprofit Management Conference
The Troy Chamber of Commerce and Walsh College present the sixth annual Nonprofit Management Conference 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, at Walsh College, 3838 Livernois, Troy. The conference is for nonprofit professionals, board members and volunteers. The day begins with a continental breakfast and networking hour followed by two breakout sessions and a hot buffet lunch featuring keynote speaker Michael J. Brennan, President and CEO of United Way for Southeast Michigan. The cost for the day-long event, meals included, is $50 for Troy Chamber members and $95 for nonmembers. To register, call the 248-641-3694 or email Visit


Popular posts from this blog

Steve Jobs On How Content Is Truly King [video]

Pirate party launches new Caribbean menu

Job seekers: Don’t fall for these 10 tricky interview questions