Here are some business-related events for the coming week:
LI SPEED NETWORKING | Melville
Meet 12-20 potential business contacts, exchange ideas, 5:30-8 p.m., Brandywine Senior Living, 70 Pinelawn Rd., must reserve, $25-$35, facetofacenetworking.com, 516-908-9638.
FUNDRAISING PROFESSIONALS | Melville
Learn how embracing diversity leads to more fundraising success, 8-10 a.m., Melville Marriott, 1350 Old Walt Whitman Rd., advance registration available, $50 advance, $60 walk-in registration, afpli.org, 631-249-5008.
EQUAL PAY DAY SERIES | Hempstead
Daylong series of speakers and forums focused on the chronic male-female pay gap, 11:10 a.m.-6 p.m., in the Leo A. Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Hofstra University, Hempstead Turnpike, free, hofstra.edu, 516-463-5669.
SHAKERS AND STIRRERS | Farmingdale
Business networking mixer, presented by
Networking for Professionals; make business connections and mingle with professionals, 6-8 p.m., Black Forest Brew Haus, 2015 New Hwy., register online in advance and receive a list of confirmed attendees the next day, $15 in advance, $20 at the door (cash only), networking forprofessionals.com. 212-227-6556.
JOB DEVELOPMENT SEMINARS | Lynbrook
Provides tools and skills needed to become self-sufficient and find work; topic is “Assertiveness and Stress Management,” 10-11 a.m.,
Lynbrook Library, Eldert Street and Carpenter Avenue, must register, free, 516-599-8630.
MARKETING SEMINAR | Hauppauge
“Results-Oriented Marketing and Public Relations,” 5 p.m., Sheraton Hotel, 110 Vanderbilt Motor Pkwy., $35 advance, $45 at the door, register online, liasb.com, 877-895-2372.
UPGRADE YOUR SALES FORCE | Hauppauge
Interactive program for presidents, CEOs and owners; covers building a sales team, evaluating sales managers, reviewing hiring practices and more, 8-10:30 a.m., Sandler Training, 225 Wireless Blvd., 1st floor, register, free, 631-231-3538.
FINDING FEDERAL JOBS | Hempstead
Discuss how the federal hiring process works, how to create federal resumes, how to read and understand federal job announcements and more, 4-6 p.m., Hempstead Library, 115 Nichols Ct., registration required, free, 516-481-6990.
HIA BREAKFAST | Islandia
Hauppauge Industrial Association executive breakfast, panel discussion, “Go Green to Save Green, registration required, 7:30-10 a.m., Islandia Marriott Hotel, 3635 Express
Dr. N., hia-li.org. $75 nonmembers, 631-543-5355.