AUG. 5—Jessica Lee and Pittsburgh Gateway Corp. will host “Entrepreneurial Thursdays” from 5:30-8 p.m. at Little E’s, 949 Liberty Ave., Downtown. The theme is “Family Business Entrepreneurs.” This is a professional networking event with live jazz/R&B music. There is a $5 fee. Business casual is the attire. No jeans or tennis shoes. For more information, call Sandy Marshall at 412-802-6780 or visit http://www.jessicaleesong.com.
AUG. 5—The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will host their Business Program Series at 12:15-1 p.m. at the Downtown and Business branch, 612 Smithfield St. The topic is “Good Grief! It’s Grammar! (and Why it Really Matters).” Anne Louise Feeny from the Transition Institute will discuss the lasting impression that one can leave through one’s speech and writing. She will also help build the skills needed to market one’s self competitively. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 412-281-7141.
AUG. 10—Coro Pittsburgh will host its 2nd Annual Leadership Luncheon Series from 12-1 p.m. at the Rivers Club, 301 Grant St., Downtown. The series will offer a unique opportunity to connect with local leaders and hear how leadership affects their specific industry. The guest speaker will be Audrey Russo, president of the Pittsburgh Technology Center. The series will also take place on Aug. 10 featuring a different speaker. Registration is required and the cost is $25 per lunch. For more information, call Kelsey Halling at 412-208-0251 or e-mail email@example.com.
AUG. 12—The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will host their Business Program Series at 12:15-1 p.m. at the Downtown and Business branch, 612 Smithfield St. The topic is “Invest Wisely for Yourself and Your Children.” Dan Wiseman, a financial advisor for Northwestern Mutual Financial Network, will lead this session on how to make sound decisions about one’s financial future and how to allocate resources between various investment products. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 412-281-7141.
(To have information listed on the Business Calendar, send information at least two weeks in advance to: 315 E. Carson St., Pittsburgh, Pa. 15219; Fax: 412-481-1360 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.)