March 18 — The U.S. Small Business Administration will offer free Web-enabled, instructor-led training. 1 to 4 p.m. Marketing and Capture Management, March 18 and 19; Construction Contracting, March 20 and 21; Financial Management for Government Contractors, March 25 and 26; Federal Contracting and Government Contract Management, March 27 and 28. Attendees are required to attend both sessions on each topic to receive a certificate of completion. To register, go to http://sbaworkshops.stoverteam.com. For more information, call 770-423-9888 or send an email to email@example.com.
March 18 — Learn employers’ tips about successful interviewing to get the job. 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8255.
Savvy Managers Book Club
March 20 — Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce’s Savvy Managers Book Club featuring “The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business” by Charles Duhigg. 8 to 9 a.m. Kaplan University Library, 18618 Crestwood Drive, Hagerstown. Free. Registration is required. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100; send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org; or go to www.hagerstown.org.
Chamber business seminar
March 20 — Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce’s business seminar featuring Darla Gaige, marketing director of Growth Media Services, who will discuss marketing strategies. 9 to 11:30 a.m. Quality Hotel & Conference Center, 4328 William L. Wilson Freeway, Harpers Ferry, W.Va. $17 for nonmembers; $15 for members. Call 304-725-2055, send an email to email@example.com or go to www.jeffersoncountywvchamber.org.
March 20 — Chamber of Commerce of Martinsburg and Berkeley County’s mixer at City Hospital, 2500 Hospital Drive in Martinsburg, W.Va. 5 to 6:30 p.m. $5 for nonmembers; free for members. Call 304-267-4841, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.berkeleycounty.org.
Business After Hours
March 21 — Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce’s networking event at Copyquik Printing & Graphics, 710 Oak Hill Ave., Hagerstown. 5 to 7 p.m. Members must register in advance and attend to be eligible to win the chamber’s prize drawing. $15 for nonmembers; $5 for members. Call 301-739-2015, ext. 100; send an email to email@example.com; or go to www.hagerstown.org.
March 21 — Résumé review with a certified professional résumé writer. Participants need to bring a current résumé and must have completed the résumé builder in Maryland’s Workforce Exchange. 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Enroll at https://mwejobs.maryland.gov.
SCORE small-business roundtable
March 21 — SCORE will present “Owning and Operating a Home-based Business — Part II.” There will be a panel discussion, followed by a question-and-answer session. Noon to 1:30 p.m. Always Ron’s restaurant, 29 N. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. Free. Food available for purchase. To register, call 301-766-2043.
March 21 — Greater Waynesboro Chamber of Commerce’s mixer. 5 to 7 p.m. HomeRite Windows and Doors, 2104 E. Main St., Waynesboro, Pa. Call 717-762-7123.
March 21 — The Small Business Development Center of the Eastern Panhandle will offer a “Fundamentals of Starting a Business” workshop. 9 to 11 a.m. Newberry Executive Building, 142 N. Queen St., Martinsburg, W.Va. $35. Register at http://wvsbdc.wvcommerce.org/default.aspx and click on “Training Calendar” on the left-hand bar or call 304-596-6642.