Have a nice week off, but be ready to get serious after the New Year begins. Here are business events on Long Island for the week beginning Jan. 3, 2011
BUSINESS NETWORKING | Great Neck
Great Neck Chapter meets, 7-8:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Seven Seas Restaurant, 607 Northern Blvd., looking for new members, free, 516-986-1884.
BNI MEETING | Huntington Station
Business Networking International meets, 7-8:30 a.m., Oceancrest Diner, 269 Walt Whitman Rd., free, 631-501-2196.
1ST RESOURCE | Syosset
Meeting of the chapter of Business Networking International, seeking new members, 7-8:30 a.m., Celebrity Diner, 312 Jericho Tpke., free, celebrity-diner.com, 516-977-7090.
BUSINESS NETWORKING | East Meadow
New members are encouraged to attend the meeting of the Mid-Island Chapter of Business Networking International, 7 a.m., Empress Diner, 2490 Hempstead Tpke., free, must call to confirm, 516-721-1911.
LE TIP NETWORKING | Bethpage
New members are encouraged to attend, bring business cards for exchange, open to Nassau and Suffolk businesses and professionals, 7-8:30 a.m., Embassy Diner, 4280 Hempstead Tpke., free, reservation required, letipli.com/chapters/County-Line/, 516-826-5067.
RADIO FREQUENCY | Bethpage
Lecture on the basics of radio frequency signals, such as those used in cellular phones, hosted by the IEEE Consultants Network of Long Island, 7-9:30 p.m., Briarcliffe College-Bethpage, 1055 Stewart Ave., free, bcbeth.com, 516-378-0979.
REFERRAL / NETWORKING | Commack
Business owners looking to grow through qualified referrals are encouraged to attend, sponsored by Business Networking International, North Shore Business Associates chapter, 7 a.m., Candlelight Diner, 56 Veterans Memorial Hwy., free, must RSVP, bni-li.com or bni-northshorebusinessassociates.com, 516-297-7491.
TEAMMATES NETWORKING | Mineola
Brainstorm and network with other professionals and business owners, 10 a.m.-noon every Thursday, American Red Cross in Nassau County, 195 Willis Ave., $5, meetup.com/teammates, 516-924-7999.
EXECUTIVE BREAKFAST | Woodbury
Business breakfast with keynote speaker Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy, includes trade show at 7:30 a.m. and distribution of the 2010-2011 Economic Survey and Opinion Poll, 7:30-10 a.m., Crest Hollow Country Club, 8325 Jericho Tpke., open to all, must reserve, $50, a portion of sales will be donated to Island Harvest, firstname.lastname@example.org, 631-789-1660.
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