Social Media to Grow Sales
APRIL 16—Sandler Training by Peak Performance Management Inc. will host “Prospecting 2.0: How to Use Social Media to Grow Sales” from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Foster Plaza, 790 Holiday Dr., Pittsburgh. John Rosso and Lindsey Demetris will teach attendees how to use social media to take control of their sales pipeline. Reservations are required. For more information, call Lindsey Demetris at 412-928-9933 ext. 203.
APRIL 17—Duquesne University’s Small Business Development Center will host QuickBooks Advanced from 1:30-4:30 p.m. at Duquesne University, Rockwell Hall, 6000 Forbes Ave., Uptown. This workshop will help individuals become more knowledgeable with the program, and help them to learn how to save time and through its use. This is for Windows users only. Registration is required. For more information, call 412-396-1633.
Career Development Series
APRIL 18—UPMC will host a monthly Career Development Series from 3-5 p.m. at the Medical Arts Building, 3708 5th Ave., Oakland. This free, monthly session for job seekers will teach individuals how to navigate the website, apply online for jobs, write an effective resume and prepare for interviews. Registration is requested. For more information, call Barbara Jerry at 412-864-4257 or email email@example.com.
Academic & Career Information Session
APRIL 18—The Community College of Allegheny County South Campus will host an Academic & Career Information Session from 6-7:30 p.m. at 1750 Clairton Rd., West Mifflin. The topic will be “Engineering, Technology & Mathematics: Discover Educational & Career Opportunities.” Registration is requested and this is free and open to the public. For more information, call 412-469-4301.
APRIL 19—The African-American Chamber of Commerce of Western Pennsylvania will host its PowerBreakfast Meeting at 7:30 a.m. at the Rivers Club, One Oxford Centre, 301 Grant St., Downtown. The guest speaker Allegheny County Chief Executive Rich Fitzgerald will discuss the state of Allegheny County. Registration is requested by April 17. For more information, call 412-392-0610 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Job Fair and College Expo
APRIL 19—The Community College of Allegheny County Boyce Campus will host a Job Fair & College Expo from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the CCAC Boyce Campus, Student Union, 595 Beatty Rd., Monroeville. There will be a job fair and a professional dress fashion show at 11 a.m. by the Monroeville Area Chamber of Commerce. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 724-325-6771.
APRIL 24—The African American Chamber of Commerce of Western Pennsylvania will host its Member’s Mixer from 5-7 p.m. at the Allegheny HYP Club, 619 William Penn Place, Downtown. This is an opportunity to visit one of Pittsburgh’s oldest clubs and to network with Chamber members. Attendees are asked to come with business cards. Reservations are requested by April 22. For more information, call 412-392-0610 or email email@example.com.
(To have information on 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.)