Here is a sampling of business events scheduled for Long Island in the week beginnins Sept. 12, 2011.
SMALL BUSINESS FINANCING | Hauppauge
Open to all business people and professionals, 6-8 p.m., The Business Corners, 200 Motor Pkwy., $35, theprofessionalspeakersbureau.com, 516-817-0222.
KNOCK-OUT NETWORKING | Farmingdale
Networking lecture, learn how to attract more referrals and business, opportunity before lecture to mingle and socialize, author Michael Goldberg is the guest speaker, sponsored by the Women’s Financial Group, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Carlyle on the Green, 99 Quaker Meeting House Rd., Bethpage State Park, $60 includes buffet dinner and cash bar, twfg.org, 631-744-7044.
CAREER CONNECTIONS | Farmingdale
Meet with a small group and discuss job searching and career advancement, facilitated by a career counselor, 10 a.m.-noon, Farmingdale Library, 116 Merritts Rd., free, farmingdalelibrary.org, 516-249-9090.
CAREER CRUISING | Brentwood
A librarian is available to help you use an online career guidance tool to find the right career and build your own portfolio, 7-8:30 p.m., Brentwood Library, 34 Second Ave., free, register, brentwoodnylibrary.org, 631-273-7883.
LAW SEMINAR | Hauppauge
Seminar for law practitioners, “Addressing the Rights and Obligations of Same Sex Couples Under the Marriage Equality Act,” covering the new law and how it affects LGBT clients in terms of family law, estate law, and property issues, 6-9 p.m., Suffolk County Bar Association, 560 Wheeler Rd.,. $115, $50 for students, 516-437-4385.
TASTING / NETWORKING | Carle Place
Event features wines from Pindar Vineyards and appetizers, presented by the National Association of Women Business Owners, 6-9 p.m., LL Dent, 221 Old Country Rd., $25, register, 516-240-8058.
DINNER MEETING | Hicksville
“Electronic File Formats for Long Term Preservation of Records,” presented by the AIIM / ARMA Chapter, 5:30-7:30 p.m., National Grid, 175 E. Old Country Rd., reserve, $25, lecture only $15, nationalgridus.com, 516-545-4250.
TAX FREE INVESTING | Massapequa Park
“It’s Not What You Make, It’s What You Keep,” financial seminar led by Tom Raad, 7 p.m., Massapequa Library - Bar Harbor Building, 40 Harbor Lane, free, must register, 516-799-0770.
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