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Women in Business Roundtable Luncheon

Women who own and/or manage a local business share what it takes for success. Sponsored by Renasant Bank.
Facilitated by Terri Stumpe of Royal Collection – 2016 Small Business of the Year

Panelists:
Callie Walker | Hughey & Neuman, Inc.
Katie Gatewood | Hughey & Neuman, Inc.
LaKisha Bryant Bruce | United Way of Southwest Georgia
Judy Randle | Central Monitoring
Charlene Glover | Trumpet of God Ministries & Training Center | Healthy Living Farms

$20 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Includes lunch.
Purchase tickets here: http://business.albanyga.com/events/details/women-in-business-roundtable-luncheon-13026

Reeds Jewelers

Reeds Jewelers has been providing fine jewelry, collectibles, customized and family jewelry and watches since 1946. At Reeds, they believe what sets their business apart is their professional and passionate staff members and being a family-run company. As a member of the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce since 2009, Reeds Jewelers believes their Chamber membership “allows us to be a part of the business community. It also allows our business to give back to the community.”

2601 Dawson Road, Space B-8
229.888.0408 | www.reeds.com
Contact: Richard Bolin

 


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Prepare to Certify as a Project Management Professional

Prepare to Certify as a 
Project Management Professional

The PMP® is truly global. As a PMP®, you can work in virtually any industry, with any methodology and in any location.
The PMP® designation also increases your earning potential. A certified PMP® earns 20 percent more than their non-certified peers according to Earning Power: Project Management Salary Survey, Ninth Edition.

The Project Management Institute requires candidates take 36 hours of education before sitting for the exam. Albany Technical College’s Center for Business Solutions offers a 36-hour PMP® Overview which satisfies this educational requirement and improves your potential for success in the PMP® program.

MAY COURSE

Dates and Times: May 15-19, 2017, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (over at noon on Friday)
Cost: $1095
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: May 1
Call 229-430-3867 to register.

Download brochure here.


Email Dr. Eidson for course information.

Pinterest, Instagram and Video for Business Class on April 27

Pinterest, Instagram and Video for Business

125 Pine Avenue, Albany, GA
Thursday, April 27, 2017
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Key Takeaways Will Include:
• Understand the importance of a business presence on visual social networking sites.
• Build a brand identity using images and visual content marketing.
• Learn how to use video as a marketing tool.
• Understand how good visuals impact marketing success.
• Update marketing strategy with visual tactics best suited for business.

$49 for this session or sign up for any of our other marketing courses
Register HERE

Upcoming Classes

Develop successful marketing strategies to build relationships with customers and grow your business now.
• April 27th – Pinterest/Instagram/Video for Business
• May 11th – Digital Strategies for Your Marketing Plan
• May 25th – Using LinkedIn to Build Influence

Location: 125 Pine Avenue, Albany, GA

To sign up for all three classes contact Nathan Arnold at the Albany SBDC office to register by email albany@georgiasbdc.org or by phone at 229-420-1144.

Flint River Habitat for Humanity, Inc.


Flint River Habitat for Humanity, Inc. has been serving Albany for 31 years. They provide gently used household items, including furniture and appliances, and new and used construction material. At Flint River Habitat, 100 percent of proceeds from the sale of their donated items fund the construction and rehabbing of houses for low-income families, so they can realize their dream of home ownership. As a member of the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce since 1995, Flint River Habitat believes their Chamber membership provides “great exposure, which is extremely valuable for nonprofit organizations.”

717 Pine Avenue
229.446.8199 | www.flintriverhabitat.org
Contact: Donald “Scooter” Courtney

 


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2017 Small Business Celebration

Join the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce a Spring Carnival dinner and awards banquet. The 2017 Small Business of the Year will be announced. The event is the highlight of the Chamber’s Celebrate Small Business Week, which promotes the impact of small businesses.
$35 per person | $325 for a table of 10