Here are business events talking place on Long Island for the week of Aug. 9, 2010. Plan ahead.
MONDAY PET PROFESSIONALS 401(K) ADVICE SEMINAR BUSINESS SUPPORT GROUP
Long Island networking event featuring business coach Alyse Powers, founder and president of PowerOutcomes, discussing stress management and motivation specific to the pet industry, buffet dinner, cash bar, 7 p.m., Bruno’s Village Restaurant Bar, 451 Hawkins Ave., $40, must reserve, longislandpetprofessionals.com, 631-283-1610.
Discussion on ways to manage your 401(k) account, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Federated Securities, Inc., 680 Park Ave., must reserve, free, 631-427-6614.
FAST-TRACK NETWORKING | Plainview
Attendees can meet individuals from numerous industries and join professional and networking groups, breakfast buffet provided, 7:30-10 a.m., Holiday Inn Plainview, 215 Sunnyside Blvd., $55, register, thelongislandway.com, 631-386-6902.
SANDLER SALES TRAINING | Plainview
Networking event, “How to Improve Your Bat-ting Average . . . Closing the Sale,” 6-8 p.m., American Heart Association, 125 E. Bethpage Rd., $30 advance, $35 at the door, includes dinner, speakersnetworking.com, 516-817-0222.
LIBA MEETING | Port Jefferson Station
Long Island Business Advantage Network meeting and breakfast, group designed to help professional and business people build their businesses, 7:30 a.m. the fourth Wednesday of every month, Panera Bread, 4959 Nesconset Hwy. (Route 347), registration required, free, panerabread.com, 631-834-9671.
STOCK TRADERS MEETUP | Plainview
Discuss and learn more about investing in the stock market, all are welcome, 6:45-9:15 p.m., Plainview-Old Bethpage Library, 999 Old Country Rd., free, meetup.com/listmg, 516-938- 0077.
SMALL BUSINESS WORKSHOP | Brentwood
Review of small business legal issues and solutions, payroll requirements and regulations and a presentation on how to grow a small business, 6:30-9 p.m., in the Sports and Exhibition Center at Suffolk County Community College, Brentwood Campus, 1001 Crooked Hill Rd., free, registration required, 631-319-6492.
Social networking forum with guest speakers discussing how to perfect your two-minute pitch with effective speaking and expressive illustration, reserve, 7-9 p.m., Freeport Library, 144 W. Merrick Rd., free, reserve, 516-377-1191.
PET PROFESSIONALS| Lake Ronkonkoma
401(K) ADVICE SEMINAR| Huntington
BUSINESS SUPPORT GROUP| Freeport
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