MONDAY, MARCH 10, 2014
PROFESSIONAL WOMEN MEET | Woodbury
Long Island Center for Business and Professional Women meeting, topic is "Having the Most Difficult Conversation Ever With Your Parents," 6-8:30 p.m., Fox Hollow Country Club, 7725 Jericho Tpke., register, $65, 631-673-2029.
TUESDAY, MARCH 11, 2014
DINNER MEETING | Hauppauge
An interactive discussion of the business startup experience with serial entrepreneur David Crane, CEO of Mobile Health One, 5:30-8 p.m., ClearVision Optical, 425 Rabro Dr. E., suite 2, $25, register, odnetworkli.org, 516-334-1120.
CREATING CHANGE | Farmingdale
Topic is "Turning Lead Into Gold: Creating Lasting Change in Your Organization," 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Trento, 1058 Broadhollow Rd., $50 includes dinner, register, apicsnyc-li.org, 631-291-5250.
SOUTH SHORE NETWORKING GROUP | Freeport
Business people connect; bring business cards and be prepared to speak for your business, 8 a.m. Imperial Diner, 63 W. Merrick Rd. $15, 516-867-5851.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 12, 2014
BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL MEETING | Hicksville
Networking group, meets Wednesday mornings, seeking new members, reserve, 7 a.m. Bagel Boss, 432 S. Oyster Bay Rd., theoriginalbagelboss.com. Free, 516-742-9200.
LIGHT OF HOPE LUNCHEON | Woodbury
Light of Hope luncheon, EAC Network, honoring Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Angela S. Anton of Anton Community Newspapers, benefits EAC Network's programs, presented by Bethpage Federal Credit Union, 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Crest Hollow Country Club, 8325 Jericho Tpke., $125, lightofhope2014.karma411.com, 516-539-0150, ext. 117.
LAWYERS FOR ISRAEL SOCIETY RECEPTION | Plainview
Reception to learn about Jewish National Fund Lawyers for Israel Society. Reserve. 7 to 8:30 p.m. Carlyle at the Palace, 1600 Round Swamp Rd., carlyleatthepalace.com. Free, 516-678-6805, ext. 110.
NETWORKING BREAKFAST | Old Westbury
Mark Lesko, executive director of Accelerate Long Island, speaks about the organization's efforts and how its mission relates to the economic future of Long Island, 8 to 10 a.m., Old Westbury Golf and Country Club, 270 Wheatley Rd., $60, lireg.org, 631-721-7400.
INTERNET MARKETING | Stony Brook
Find out how you can increase business sales with Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, mobile apps and more, 8:30 to 11 a.m., Stony Brook Small Business Development Center, Research and Development Park building 17, stonybrook.edu, free, 631-632-9084.
MARKETING YOUR BUSINESS ON THE INTERNET | Stony Brook
Marketing your business on the Internet with guest speaker, Henry Bramwell of Visionary Graphics, register. Held in Stony Brook Small Business Development Center, 8:30 to 11 a.m. Stony Brook University, Staller Center Nicolls Road, stonybrook.edu. Free, 631-632-9837.
SMALL BUSINESS SEMINAR | Bethpage
"Staying on Top of the Bottom Line," features a discussion on how to control the rising costs of unemployment and workers' compensation, 8 to 10:30 a.m., Long Island Forum for Technology, Morrelly Homeland Security Center, 510 Grumman Rd. W., free, includes breakfast and networking, register,
NETWORKING MEETING | Port Jefferson Station
The Long Island Business Advantage meets, have breakfast while networking and learning how to grow a business, reserve, 7:30 a.m. Panera Bread, 4959 Nesconset Hwy., Port Jefferson Station. Free, 631-834-9671.
THURSDAY, MARCH 13, 2014
BUSINESS NETWORKING INTERNATIONAL MEETS | Woodbury
Long Island business professionals welcome, bring plenty of business cards, 7 to 8:30 a.m., On Parade Diner, 7980 Jericho Tpke. (3 / 4 mile east of Route 135). Guests are free, 516-921-5041.
ROUNDTABLE BREAKFAST | Islandia
Propel your business forward, roundtable board meeting with The Alternative Board members and other Long Island business owners, 8:15-10:30 a.m., Gold Coast Bank, 2929 Express Dr. N., free, tabny.com, 631-664-4450.
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