Upcoming business events: Week of Oct. 27

Workshops and classes

How Understanding Enneagram Personality Types Can Help You Achieve Greater Success with Less Stress, a workshop hosted by The Break Out Session, will be 9:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m. Nov. 1 at the Residence Inn in Beaumont, 3110 Wall Street. Registration begins at 9 a.m. Facilitator: Diane Banasiak. Cost: $50. Register at Info: (859) 474-2806 or email The workshop is limited to the first 16 people to register.

The Center for Rural Development will offer L2: Learn-Lead John Maxwell simulcast from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Oct. 28 at The Center, 2292 South U.S. 27 at Traffic Light 15, in Somerset. Receive leadership tips from world-renowned leadership experts John Maxwell, Linda Kaplan Thaler and Tim Sanders. Call (606) 677-6000 or visit to register. The cost is $20 per person.

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


Digital Photography, 7 p.m. Oct. 28.

Photos & Coffee, 9 a.m. Oct. 30, Nov. 6 and 13.

Dr. Fixit, 10 a.m. Nov. 1.

Computer Mystery, 1:30 p.m. Nov. 5.

Tech Night, 7 p.m. Nov. 10.

Windows 7, 8.1, 10 & Internet Explorer 11, 7 p.m. Nov. 11.

Macintosh & iPad, 7 p.m. Nov. 13.


Learn Camera Basics: Level 2, begins 1 p.m. Oct. 27, $40.

A series of free classes for women and minority-owned businesses seeking to do business with the government will be offered by the Lexington-Fayette County Government and Kentucky Procurement Assistance Program. Most classes are held at Commerce Lexington, 330 East Main Street. To register call (859) 257-7668 or go to

How to Do Business with the Local Government and Quasi-Government Organizations, 4-6 p.m. Oct. 30.

SBA Programs and Certifications, 4-6 p.m. Nov. 3.

KYTC Pre-Qualification, 9-11 a.m. Nov. 14.

Kentucky MWBE Program Certification, 9-11 a.m. Nov. 18.

How to Do Business with the Federal Government, 4-6 p.m. Nov. 20.


Jubilee Jobs of Lexington is celebrating five years in Lexington and is kicking off its Year of Dignity and Hope with a luncheon from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 7 at Malone's Banquets. Speaker: Rufus Friday, president and publisher of the Lexington Herald-Leader. Since its inception five years ago, Jubilee Jobs of Lexington has affected the lives of more than 1,500 unemployed people. In 2013, Jubilee Jobs placed 155 unemployed people in permanent jobs. To attend the event, or for more information, call Shay Irwin at (859) 977-0136 or email her at


The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 4 at the Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Featured speaker: Vance Vandrake, Ulmer & Berne.Free. Info: or (859) 201-1311.

University of Kentucky Alumni Association Job Club will meet from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. Oct. 28 at the Fayette County Cooperative Extension Service, 1140 Red Mile Place. Topic: How to get a job at UK: updates on IES applicant tracking system. Info: (859) 257-8905 or

The Lexington ARMA Chapter will meet for lunch and a tour of the new State Records Center in Frankfort during its monthly meeting on Nov. 20. Contact Dorothy DeLong at (859) 858-8815 for meeting/transportation details. Cost is $17 for ARMA members, $20 for non-members.

Compiled by Dorothea Wingo