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Treasure Valley business calendar: July 11-Oct. 12

The U.S. Department of Energy will hold a public meeting Thursday, July 14, in Boise on elements to consider in designing a consent-based siting process for nuclear waste storage and disposal facilities. Mike Auble, the waste process strategy manager for the Advanced Mixed Waste Treatment Project, describes upgrades to a new remote controlled arm.
The U.S. Department of Energy will hold a public meeting Thursday, July 14, in Boise on elements to consider in designing a consent-based siting process for nuclear waste storage and disposal facilities. Mike Auble, the waste process strategy manager for the Advanced Mixed Waste Treatment Project, describes upgrades to a new remote controlled arm. Post Register

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.

Thursday, July 14

Department of Energy public meeting: 5 to 9:30 p.m. at Boise Centre, 850 W. Front St., Boise. Public input on elements to consider in designing a consent-based siting process for nuclear waste storage and disposal facilities. Registration is encouraged at energy.gov/ne/consent-based-siting.

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.

Smart StartUp Workshop: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Zions Bank Business Resource Center, 800 W. Main St., Boise. Receive the tools to: determine if your business idea is viable; do market research, breakeven analysis and competitive investigation; prepare a unique value proposition; understand types of legal structures; identify key resource partners; create a funding plan. Free. RSVP required by emailing idresources@zionsbank.com or calling 501-7573.

Business Launch: 4 to 6 p.m. at Jannus, Inc., 1607 W, Jefferson St., Boise. This workshop is the Economic Opportunity Program’s recommended first step for startup entrepreneurs. $60 or free to EO clients. For information and registration, contact Gina at 336-5533, ext. 237, or gbessire@jannus.org.

Wednesday, July 20

LinkedIn Strategies: Managing Your Brand: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Zions Bank Business Resource Center, 800 W. Main St., Boise. Discussion of online networking and how to establish your reputation as a thought leader and subject matter expert. Free. RSVP required by emailing idresources@zionsbank.com or calling 501-7573.

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).

Tuesday, Aug. 2

Sales Strategies: Delivering a Profitable Presentation: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Zions Bank Business Resource Center, 800 W. Main St., Boise. Concentrates on the development and delivery of an effective sales presentation and a sales plan to compel your target market to buy from you. Free. RSVP required by emailing idresources@zionsbank.com or calling 501-7573.

Thursday, Aug. 4

I Might Be Liable for What?!: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Zions Bank Business Resource Center, 800 W. Main St., Boise. Workshop covers: types of legal structures for business owners, factors to consider in choosing a legal entity, ways to limit personal liability, what it means to “behave like a corporation.” Free. RSVP required by emailing idresources@zionsbank.com or calling 501-7573.

Saturday, Aug. 13

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, Aug. 16

Inside Secrets to Funding Your Business: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Zions Bank Business Resource Center, 800 W. Main St., Boise. In-depth discussion and review of how to obtain funds for acquisitions, start-up, expansion and working capital. Strong emphasis placed on financial statement analysis, projections, cash flow, and successfully presenting your request to a lender. Free. RSVP required by emailing idresources@zionsbank.com or calling 501-7573.

Business Launch: 4 to 6 p.m. at Jannus, Inc., 1607 W, Jefferson St., Boise. This workshop is the Economic Opportunity Program’s recommended first step for startup entrepreneurs. $60 or free to EO clients. For information and registration, contact Gina at 336-5533, ext. 237, or gbessire@jannus.org.

Wednesday, October 12

Boise Metro Chamber’s 133rd Annual Gala Dinner: 6 to 9:15 p.m. at Boise Centre, 850 W. Front St. Featuring Mara Liasson, correspondent for National Public Radio and contributor to Fox News Channel. $100 members, $150 nonmembers. Register at boisechamber.org.

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.

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