Business

Week Ahead

Monday

ASWA Meeting – Reservations due by noon today for Thursday’s meeting of the American Society of Women Accountants Spokane chapter No. 4, featuring Jennifer Gellner, director of the Federal Tax Clinic and faculty member of Gonzaga University School of Law. 5:30 p.m., The Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St. $15/students, $22/ASWA members, $27/nonmembers and includes dinner.

Spokane City Forum Luncheon – Reservations due by noon today. Restaurant critic, local food writer and founder of Big Table nonprofit Kevin Finch will discuss the restaurant industry. Wednesday, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at Spokane First Presbyterian Church, 318 S. Cedar St. $10/general, $5 for students, and includes lunch. Child care available by reservation for $4 per child. (509) 777-1555.

Tuesday

“Online Marketing Made Simple” – Greater Spokane Incorporated will present this workshop featuring Ed Reese of Sixth Man Marketing and Chris Reilly of Unleashed Online Marketing. 8-11 a.m. at 801 W. Riverside Ave. $30/GSI members, $50/nonmembers. Registration: http://events. greaterspokane.org.

Wednesday

“Small Business Marketing and Sales” – SCORE, Counselors to America’s Small Business, is presenting this workshop. 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Spokane Regional Business Center, 801 W. Riverside Ave., second floor. Cost is $40 in advance or $50 at the door, $15 per additional person. Register: (509) 353-2821 or visit www.scorespokane.org /workshops.

“Growing Your Business with Twitter” – Tincan will present this workshop on the basics of Twitter. 4-5 p.m. at Tincan, 1317 W. Second Ave., Spokane. Information and registration: (509) 747-0972 or www.tincan.org.

“Starting Your Own Business” – The Washington/Spokane Small Business Development Center will offer this event that will discuss fundamental skills and requirements necessary to start, operate and expand your business. 6-9 p.m. at Spokane SBDC in the Sirti Building, Suite 201, 665 N. Riverpoint Blvd. $36. Information: (509) 358-7890. Registration: www.wsbdc.org/ training-calendar.

Friday

Free Employer Tax Workshop and Business Services Seminar – WorkSource Spokane will host this event that will discuss state taxes that apply to your business, unemployment tax information, audits, workforce development and training, unemployment insurance tax reporting and more. 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the Redwood Room, Second Floor, WorkSource Spokane, 130 S. Arthur St. Free. Information or to register: (509) 532-3133.

Conventions

Inland Northwest RV Show and Sale – Thursday through Jan. 22, Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 5,000 attendees.



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