SMALL-BUSINESS COUNSELING | Dix Hills
Topics include basics of setting up a business, writing a business plan, selling and marketing in today's environment and writing a marketing plan; hourlong sessions by appointment at 4, 5 and 6 p.m., free, register, Half Hollow Hills Community Library, Dix Hills Branch, 55 Vanderbilt Pkwy., hhhlibrary.org, 631-421-4530.
MANAGE TIME EFFECTIVELY | Farmingdale
Workshop shows how to make time work for you, not against you, 9-11 a.m., $12, registration required, Small Business Development Center, Farmingdale State College, 2350 Broadhollow Rd., farmingdale.edu/sbdc, 631-420-2000.
EZ SPEAKERS TOASTMASTERS | Hauppauge
Learn how to become a public speaker, practice and learn skills by filling a meeting role, guests welcome, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m., H. Lee Dennison Building, 100 Veterans Memorial Hwy., 631-375-7407.
MARKETING YOUR BUSINESS | Brentwood
Executives from SCORE offer marketing tips geared especially to Long Island businesses, 7-8:30 p.m., free, Brentwood Library, 34 Second Ave., brentwoodnylibrary.org, 631-273-7883.
INVESTORS OF LI MEETING | Melville
Yahoo Finance senior columnist Michael Santoli presents "How Long Can This Bull Market Last?," registration begins at 6 p.m., meal at 6:15 p.m., program 7:30-9 p.m., $35, Bertucci's, 881 Walt Whitman Rd., bertuccis.com, 631-239-1612.
ALTERNATIVE FINANCING | Roslyn Heights
Ronald DeVos, chief financial officer of Nathan's Famous Inc., discusses high-yield dividend recapitalization financing, and Neil Seiden, managing director of Asset Enhancement Solutions, discusses a range of asset-based, high-yield and other non-bank borrowing alternatives, hors d'oeuvres and wine-tasting at 6 p.m., panel discussion at 7 p.m., $35 advance, $45 at door, The Royalton at the Roslyn Country Club, 33 Club Dr., email firstname.lastname@example.org, 516-328-2300.
THURSDAY, JUNE 11, 2015
JOB FAIR | Port Jefferson
Participating companies include Aflac, BJG Electronics, Briarcliffe College, Cold Spring Harbor Labs, Coldwell Banker, Development Disablities Institute, Fairway Market, Horizon Staffing Solutions, NY Healthcare, New York Life Insurance Co., Riverhead Building Supply, Suffolk County Community College, Sears, Urban League Mature Workers Program and others, presented by the Suffolk County Department of Labor, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., free, Port Jefferson Library, 100 Thompson St., portjefflibrary.org, 631-473-0022.