Sunday, September 7, 2003

Business meetings this week

• Meetings


Job Search Focus Group: 8 a.m. weekly for new member orientation; 9 a.m. weekly regular meeting, Hyde Park Community United Methodist Church, 1345 Grace Ave. Details: 871-0320.

Cheers Toastmasters: noon weekly, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Sixth and Vine St., downtown. Details: Michele Girard, 688-1625.

Business Network International, Commonwealth chapter: 11:30 a.m. weekly, Holiday Inn, Covington. Details: Scott Malof, (859) 431-1975.

Cincinnati Toastmasters Club #472: 7 p.m. second and fourth Mondays, excluding major holidays, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 7701 Kenwood Road. Details: Rick Stone, 481-5577.

TV Toastmasters: 6:30 p.m. first Monday, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 7701 Kenwood Road. Details: Rick Davis, 533-8142.

Norwood Chamber of Commerce: 11:30 a.m., Quality Hotel & Suites, 4747 Montgomery Road. "Mayoral Debate." Cost: $15 members; $20 nonmembers. Reservations: 956-7935.


Network Professionals Inc., Eastern Cincinnati chapter: 7:30 a.m. weekly, New England Club, 8135 Beechmont Ave. Details: Frank Agin, (888) 509-5323.

Greater Anderson Networking Professionals: 7:30 a.m. weekly, Frisch's Restaurant, 7706 Beechmont Ave., Anderson Township. Details: Jim Dunphy, 528-2721.

Seven Hills Toastmasters: 6:30 p.m. first and third Tuesday, Coldwell Banker, 9600 Montgomery Road. Details: Brian Cambre, 793-6211.

Star Financial Group Inc.: 6 p.m. weekly, 4866 Cooper Road, Blue Ash. "How to Pay for College Without Going Broke - Getting the Maximum Money for College." Free. Reservations: 792-4692.

Speaking at Fourth & Vine Toastmasters chapter: 12:15 p.m. weekly, 309 Vine St, sixth floor in the prime rate room. "Improve Communication and Interpersonal Skills." Details: Chris Toney, 763-1693.

IBI Global International: 7 p.m. weekly, Cincinnati Airport, Holiday Inn, 1717 Airport Exchange Blvd. Elite Success Support Group. Free. Registration: Darlene Jameison, (859) 643-4412 or (888) 339-0556.

Toast N Talk (Toastmasters): Noon first, second and third Tuesdays, JW Peck Federal Building, 550 Main St., first floor. "Improve Your Communication and Leadership Skills." Details: Ron Manohar, 263-3659.

Mount Healthy Business Association: 6:30 p.m., Just One More (Banquet Room), 7511 Hamilton Ave. Free. Details: Jill Claire, 522-2652.

Retirement Capital Advisors: 4 p.m., Tuesday or 9:30 a.m. Thursday, 11500 Northlake Drive, suite 100. "Planning 202 - Tax Strategies." Free. Reservations: 769-4040.

TechSolve Environmental Compliance Collaborative (ECC): 2 p.m., 1111 Edison Drive. "Clean Water Act Overview." Free. Reservations: Mary Beth Holley, 948-2038.


Business Network International, Kenwood chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, Tri Health Sports Complix, I-71 and Pfeiffer Road. Details: Gregg Macmillan, 248-2121.

Milford - T.A.L.K. Toastmasters: 6:45 p.m. first and 3rd Wednesdays, St. Andrews Parish, 552 Main St. Details: Barbara Boles, 722-0975.

Downtown Toastmasters: Noon first and third Wednesdays, 105 E. Fourth St., lower level. Details: Mike Lippert, 772-3457.

Montgomery Kiwanis Club: 6:30 p.m. weekly, Swaim Park Lodge, Cooper and Zig Zag Roads, Montgomery. Details: Eugene Stagnaro, Jr., 621-8755.

Retirement Capital Advisors: 11:45 p.m., 11500 Northlake Drive, suite 100. "How to Make Your Portfolio Work 24-7." Free. Reservations: Tom Wheeler, 605-3572.

Association for Corporate Growth: 11:30 a.m., Queen City Club, 331 E. Fourth St. Cost: $30 members; $40 nonmembers. Reservations: 579-3111.

Business Emergency Planning Association: 8:30 a.m., International Paper, 6283 Tri-Ridge Blvd., Loveland. "OSHA's Requirements for the Workplace." Members are free; $35 nonmembers. Registration: 579-3111.


MELON Group (Milford/Eastgate/Loveland Organization for Networking): 8 a.m. weekly, Clermont Chamber of Commerce, 533 Chamber Drive, Milford. Details: Vicki Mascara, 793-3966.

International Fellowship of Christian Businessmen: 11:45 a.m., Clarion Hotels & Suites, 5901 Pfeiffer Road, Blue Ash. Reservations: Don Fowls, 984-1513.

Northern Kentucky University Small Business Development Center: 6 p.m., Rm. 461, BEP Center, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights. "How to Develop a Marketing Plan." Free. Registration: (859) 572-6524.

Amelia Business Association Inc.: 8 a.m., Abbot's Family Restaurant, 106 E. Main St., Amelia. Details: Marlene Bailey, 797-4600 or Sue Riggs, 752-5580.

Market Technicians Association of Cincinnati: 6 p.m., Mason High School. "Live MTA Web cast - Value Charts, The Dynamic Trading Indicator." Details: Carlos Mincks, 607-0261.

Colerain Township Business Association: 11:30 a.m., Clovernook Country Club, 2035 W. Galbraith Road. "Focus on the Future: Student Achievement, Facilities, and Resources." Cost: $15 members; $20 nonmembers. Reservations: 522-2652.

Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce: 8 a.m., Chamber Center, 300 Buttermilk Pike, suite 330, Fort Mitchell. HR Group 100 - "+Keeping Your Top Talent." Free. Reservations: (859) 578-6399.

Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce: 5 p.m., Town & Country Sports Complex, 1018 Town Drive, Wilder. Business After Hours - "Netting Those Business Contacts." Cost: $5. Reservations: (859) 578-6395.


Business Network International, Northern Kentucky chapter: 7 a.m. weekly, Colonial Cottage Inn, 3140 Dixie Highway, Erlanger. Details: Cyril Benjamin, (859) 491-8300.

Manufacturers' Agents of Cincinnati: 11:30 a.m., Montgomery Inn, 9440 Montgomery Road. "Doing Business in China." Cost: $20 members; $25 nonmembers. Reservations: 385-8091.

American Marketing Association, Cincinnati chapter: 11:30 a.m., Montgomery Inn Banquet Center, 601 E. Pete Rose Way. "If You Build It, Will They Come? Marketing Beyond the Window Dressing." Reservations: 784-2373.

Greater Cincinnati Professional Coaches Association: 11:15 a.m., St. John's United Church of Christ, 729 Jefferson Ave., Reading. "Abundance For You - For Your Clients." Free for members and first meeting; $10 nonmembers. Details: Donna Drury, 774-8991.

Society of Competitive Intelligence Professionals, Southwest Ohio chapter (SCIP): 9:30 a.m., Kings Island Conference Center, Mason. "Topics Currently Affecting Competitive Intelligence Professionals Including Ethics, Secondary Information Sources, Organizational Issues and Counter-Intelligence." Details: Mary Ann Diehl, 943-5604.

Christian Business Network: 11:30 a.m., St. Paul Village, 5515 Madison Road. Reservations:


TV Toastmasters: 9:30 a.m. third Saturday, AUCT Studio, 8550 Beechmont Ave., suite 800, Anderson Township. Details: Rick Davis, 533-8142.

• Seminars


Architectural: 7 p.m., ICB, 1738 Tennessee Ave. "Control Systems Applications for the Architectural Community." Sponsored by ICB Audio and Video. Free. Reservations: 482-4637.


Home/condo inspection: 6:30 p.m., Miami University-Hamilton, 1601 Peck Blvd., Hamilton. "How to Inspect a House/Condo Before You Buy or Sell It." Sponsored by Carroll Group Inc. Cost: $19. Registration: 785-3131.

• Where to send notices:

All announcements must be received by noon Wednesday for publication the following Sunday. Publication is based on the judgment of Enquirer editors and space limitations. Meetings and seminars must be open to interested nonmembers. Fees cannot exceed $100, and priority is given to nonprofit groups. Announcements of meetings and seminars must include time, date and location to be considered for publication. Send to Shirley Dees, the Enquirer, 312 Elm St., Cincinnati, 45202.

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