Upcoming business events: Week of July 14

July 14, 2014 

Workshops and classes

The Center for Rural Development, 2292 South U.S. 27, Somerset, will offer the following Your Center of Learning instructor-led courses. To register, call (606) 677-6000 or email ycol@centertech.com.

■ Microsoft Office Excel Levels 2 and 3, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. July 15-16.

■ Building Your Personal Brand Using LinkedIn, 9 a.m.-noon July 17.

■ Introduction to Computers, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. July 19.

■ Get Going and Keep Going with QuickBooks, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. July 21-22.

The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers the following training events at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Info: (859) 373-1000 or at Ckcs.org.

■ Tech Night (demo of WIX.com), 7 p.m. July 14.

■ Photo & Coffee, 9 a.m. July 17.

■ Microsoft Access, 7 p.m. July 17.

■ Digital Photography, 7 p.m. July 22.

■ Unix/Linux, 7 p.m. July 24.

Bluegrass Community & Technical College's Workforce Solutions office will offer the following online professional development courses beginning July 16: Introduction to LinkedIn Career Networking, Introduction to Microsoft Publisher 2013, Using Social Media in Business, QuickBooks 2014 for Contractors and Write Effective Web Content. Go to Ed2go.com/bluegrass for a complete list of courses or call (859) 246-6666 for more information.


Kentucky Bluegrass PMI Chapter, Frankfort, will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. July 23 in the Community Room of Paul Sawyier Public Library, 319 Wapping Street, Frankfort. Topic: KAVIS, Change Management in the Rear View Mirror. Presenters: Terry Barnes, owner of Barnes PM Consulting, and Heather Stout, deputy executive director of the Office of Information Technology for the state Transportation Cabinet. Cost: $12. Contact: VP_Programs@pmibluegrass.org. Register at Pmibluegrass.org.

Kentucky Bluegrass PMI Chapter, Lexington, will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. July 24 at The Chop House, 2640 Richmond Road. Topic: Project Portfolio Management in a Fast-Paced Workplace: Focus, Plan, Manage. Presenters: Julie Day, project manager, Valvoline Instant Oil Change Customer Experience Team. Cost: $15-$22. Contact: VP_Programs@pmibluegrass.org. Register at Pmibluegrass.org.

University of Kentucky Alumni Association Job Club will meet 9-10:15 a.m. July 22 at the Fayette County Cooperative Extension Service, 1140 Red Mile Place. Topic: Tough Transitions: Is Age Affecting Your Job Search? Info: (859) 257-8905 or Ukalumni.net/jobclub.

Compiled by Dorothea Wingo

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