Tuesday, June 21
Financing Your Small Business: Noon to 1 p.m. at the U.S. Small Business Administration, 380 E. ParkCenter Blvd., Boise. Discusses a range of finance options small businesses have and how to prepare you and your business when approaching commercial lenders. Free. Call 334-9004 or go to sba.gov/event/1495572.
Business Launch: 4 to 6 p.m. at the Women’s Business Center, 1607 W. Jefferson St., Boise. Overview of the fundamentals of operation planning, market planning and financial planning that will guide you to success with your new business. Also, helps determine your readiness to start, expand or get financing for your business. Workshop is held every first and third Tuesday of the month. Free for WBC members. Call 366-6722 or go to wbcidaho.org.
Thursday, June 23
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Boise Regional Realtors Mid-Year Housing Summit: 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the West Ada School District Training Center, 1303 E. Central Drive, Meridian. A look at the state of the Idaho economy as it relates to real estate in the Boise region. Featuring a mid-year market snapshot and discussing our real estate market as it relates to, and is connected with transportation, construction and finance. Free for BRR members, $20 nonmembers. Go to brrhousingsummit.eventbrite.com.
Boise Chamber Business After Hours: 5 to 7 p.m. at Adecco Office and Industrial, 525 W. Front St., Boise. Networking opportunity with appetizers, no-host bar and door prizes. Free to members, $10 nonmembers at the door. No RSVP needed. Go to boisechamber.org.
Tuesday, June 28
Doing Business with the Federal Government: 9 to 11 a.m. at the U.S. Small Business Administration, 380 E. ParkCenter Blvd., Boise. Learn about the Small Business Administration's government contracting certifications, as well as the many resources available through the Idaho Procurement Technical Assistance Center to help small businesses interested in selling to government agencies. Free. Call 334-9004 or go to sba.gov/event/1495616.
Boise Chamber CEO Speaker Series: Noon to 1:30 p.m. at Big Al’s, 1900 N. Eagle Road, Meridian. Featuring Richard Jalichandra, Bodybuilding.com. $30 members, $40 nonmembers. Register at boisechamber.org or contact Mike Swain at email@example.com or 472-5212.
Thursday, June 30
Boise Chamber Business Education Series “New Rules on Overtime for Employees: Are You and Your Business Ready?”: 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce, 250 S. 5th St. Register at boisechamber.org.
Tuesday, July 5
Business Basics: Noon to 1 p.m. at U.S. Small Business Administration, 380 E. ParkCenter Blvd., Boise. Discusses where and how to use research to build a business plan and the importance of starting a business with a sturdy foundation. Free. Call 334-9004 or go to sba.gov/event/1505262.
Saturday, July 9
Business Fundamentals Workshop: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the U.S. Small Business Administration, 380 E. ParkCenter Blvd., Boise. Information essential to starting or growing a small business. Presentations by experts in accounting, law, banking and social media. Workshop is held second Saturday of the month. $75. Call 334-1696 or go to treasurevalley.score.org.
Tuesday, July 12
#Marketing: The Power of Social Media: Noon to 1 p.m. at the U.S. Small Business Administration, 380 E. ParkCenter Blvd., Boise. Introduction to social networking services and tools for small businesses from setup to integration. Free. Call 334-9004 or go to sba.gov/event/1495498.
Tuesday, July 19
Boise-OnBase Community Event (B-OCE): 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Zions Bank Building, 800 W. Main St., Boise. Discover new ways to manage information, improve business processes, and help your organization be more efficient. Brought to you in partnership by Integra PaperLESS and OnBase by Hyland. Free. Register at integraecm.com/training/b-oce.
Thursday, July 28
Boise Chamber Business After Hours and Operation Thank You Celebration: 5 to 7 p.m. at Pioneer Federal Credit Union, 2350 S. Broadway Ave., Boise. Networking, appetizers and prizes. No RSVP needed. Free to members, $10 nonmembers (pay at door).
Compiled by Michelle Jenkins. To submit a calendar listing, go to Events.IdahoStatesman.com and click on “Add event.” Items must be received 10 days in advance. All submissions become the property of the Statesman.